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

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)

2021 Youth Recreation Basketball*
Girls and Boys Self-Contained Winter Program: Grades 2-8
Registration deadline: Friday, Jan. 8
Sessions begin Saturday, Jan. 23

Email registration form (see link below) to lfogarasi@cityofeastlansing.com,
or mail to the East Lansing Hannah Community Center, 819 Abbot Road, East Lansing, MI 48823

Youth Recreation 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.