Junior Giants: 5-13 Years Old

Jr. Giants is a FREE, non-competitive summer baseball program for boys and girls, sponsored by the San Francisco Giants Community Fund and the Chico Area Recreation and Park District. Junior Giants is a great opportunity for 5-13 year olds (must be 5 years old by July 1, 2018) boys and girls. Players will learn the skills of baseball in a positive and fun format. Junior Giants is more than just a baseball program; it has character development, health, education, and violence prevention programs within it as well! 

This program requires volunteer parent participation. Volunteer positions available include Head Coaches, Assistant Coaches and Team Parents. 

Registration will be open April 1 through May 28!

Click HERE to register through the Giants SI Play.

The season will run from the week of June 11 through the week of July 30. Registration opens April 1st.For more information and future updates, visit, gojrgiants.org

Once you are registered, please plan on attending ONE of the below mandatory First Pitch Meetings:

  • Tuesday, May 29 from 5:30-6:15PM at the Dorothy F. Johnson Center, 775 East 16th St. OR
  • Wednesday, May 30 from 5:30-6:15PM at the Dorothy F. Johnson Center, 775 East 16th St. OR
  • Friday, June 1 from 5:30-6:15PM at the Dorothy F. Johnson Center, 775 East 16th St.

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED: Because this is a free program, each team will be required to provide the following volunteers: Head Coach, Assistant Coach, and 2 Team Parents.

Parents are needed to volunteer as either a coach, assistant coach or team parent. Please complete the registration process for the volunteer role that interests you.  Please review:  Coach Job Description & Team Parent Job Description. If you are interested in volunteering, please turn in a CARD Volunteer Application.

All volunteers are required to register for a background check through Sports Illustrated Play and complete a seperate background check through CARD (at no cost to the volunteer).

MORE INFORMATION: Players will recieve an email with their team's information by Sunday, June 10 by 5PM. Practices will start the week of June 11. Please make sure emails from @chicorec.com and @SFGiants.com do not go to your junk mail. 

MORE QUESTIONS?: Email Recreation Coordinator, Kati Crane at (redacted)


2018 Junior Giants Information Flyer