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

Youth Recreation Baseball (Ages 5-4th Grade)
Registration Form (PDF)
Registration deadline: Friday, April 13
Practices begin: Week of May 14
Games begin: Week of May 28

Girls Softball Clinic (Grades 3-8)
Flier (PDF)
Saturday, May 5 from 10 a.m.-noon
East Lansing Softball Complex, 6400 Abbot Road
Registration Deadline: April 30

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 email Coach Laura or Coach Ron at

Adult Sports

Spring/Summer 2018 Adult Softball
Registration deadline: March 25
Registration Form (PDF) 
Dates to Remember (PDF)
Player Form (PDF)

Sports Clubs

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