Sports (Youth)

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

Youth Recreation Baseball (Ages 5-10)*
Registration deadline: Monday, April 12
Practices begin: Week of May 3
Games begin: Week of May 24
Youth Recreation Baseball Registration Form (PDF)

Buddy Basketball*
Buddy Basketball is a developmental basketball program
for children in kindergarten-first grade that emphasizes fun and skill development.
Buddy Basketball Registration Form (PDF)

* The program will be subject to current COVID-19 health orders and will only be offered if permitted under those orders. In the event that the program is canceled, all fees will be reimbursed.

Sports Clubs

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