Community

  1. Volunteer!

    The City of East Lansing offers a number of volunteer opportunities throughout the organization.

  2. Neighborhoods

    East Lansing is home to more than 25 close-knit neighborhoods, each with characteristics and amenities all its own.

  3. Community Events

    The City of East Lansing produces and sponsors more than 50 community events a year. The goal is to provide exciting arts and cultural events to residents and visitors.

  4. Newcomers

    Welcome to East Lansing! A number of online resources are available to help new and prospective residents become better acquainted with the community.

  5. International Residents

    Whether you are a new resident or visitor, we hope you will find this community to be a place abundant with educational opportunities, recreational/leisure offerings and unparalleled services.

  6. Education

    There are numerous educational opportunities in East Lansing.

  7. Communications

    View a number of City publications, which provide information on recent news, services, events and community activities.

  8. Public Library

    The East Lansing Public Library provides a place where people can gather to share information and ideas, while enriching lives and fostering community.

  9. Student-Residents

    Students will find quick links to information about off-campus housing, need-to-know ordinances, parties/alcohol, legal assistance, public transportation, library programs, voter registration and much more.

  10. Attractions

    There are numerous attractions in East Lansing, including the Downtown, free community events, festivals, an outdoor water park and much more.

  11. Outdoor Recreation

  12. Programs & Classes

    Take a look at the variety of aquatics, arts, dance, enrichment and fitness classes offered to community members of all ages each fall, spring/winter and summer.

  13. Prime Time Seniors' Program

  14. Arts

  15. Winter Tips for Time Away from Home

    The City of East Lansing offers tips for residents that will be away from home during the colder months and/or the holidays.