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 email Coach Laura or Coach Ron at jrtrojanswim@gmail.com.

Girls Softball Clinic (Ages 7 to 18)
Saturday, April 29
Registration deadline: April 26
View Flyer (PDF)

Youth Recreation Baseball (Ages 5 to 4th Grade)
Registration deadline: Friday, April 14
Practices begin the week of May 8
Games begin in late May
View Brochure (PDF)

Adult Sports



Spring/Summer Adult Softball
Registration deadline: Friday, March 24
Dates to Remember (PDF)
Registration Form (Word/Fillable), Registration Form (PDF)
Player Form (XLSX/Fillable), Player Form (PDF)

Fall Adult Softball
Registration Closed
View 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.