Sports (Youth & Adult)

The Department of Parks, Recreation & Arts offers sports leagues and programs for adults and youth.

In addition, there are opportunities to get involved in a number of sports clubs and programs, including East Lansing Soccer Club, Track Club, Basketball Club,Girls Youth Softball, Jr. Trojan Football and more. 

Inclement Weather Line


Call (517) 333-2580, extension 6565, for up-to-date information on program / event cancellations and building closures due to inclement weather.


Youth Sports



Jr. Trojan Swimming


The program provides recreational swimming opportunities for elementary-age through high school students. This is a great way to improve on their skills and have fun in a team atmosphere. Swimmers must have completed all six levels of the learn-to-swim program and have the ability to swim continuously for 200 yards. For more information, please call (517) 333-2580 x6562.

Youth Recreation Basketball (Grades 2 to 6)
Registration Open
Registration Deadline: Friday, November 4, 2016
Registration Form (PDF)

Girls Softball Skills Clinic (Ages 7-18)
Early Registration Deadline: Thursday, Oct. 6
View Flyer (PDF)

Adult Sports



Fall Adult Softball
Registration Closed
View Schedules & Standings

Sports Clubs


There are a number of additional sports clubs offered in East Lansing by various community organizations. Link to East Lansing Sports Clubs.