Recreation

  Recreation Master Plan Survey

Your Input Matters!
Help Us Create the Next Five-Year Recreation Plan


Oak Park Recreation is conducting a survey to establish priorities for the future development of our parks and recreation facilities, programs and services. We will use the information obtained in this survey to update our Oak Park Five-Year Recreation Master Plan.  Your opinions and ideas matter.  An important part of the planning process is receiving input from our residents to form our goals and objectives for the next five years. With this plan, we hope to enrich the future of our community and have a positive effect on our quality of life.  Help us plan the facilities, the parks, and the programs that you and your family will enjoy!

To take our survey, visit Recreation Master Plan Survey. Thank you!




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Receation Hotline
Weather Hotline

Occasionally, we close our facilities, cancel activities or events when we experience inclement weather. If you are ever in doubt on whether an event is cancelled or rescheduled, call our weather hotline at (248) 691-7418 for the latest updates.


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Announcing the Return of the Recreation Program Guide!


You've asked for it and we have delivered. We are proud to offer the new City Magazine and Recreation Program Guide - Fall 2017.  This new publication is designed to replace the City's six-page newsletter, re-launch the Recreation Program Guide, incorporate Library programming, and include the Senior Odyssey newsletter. It has been delivered to every household and business in Oak Park in the first week of January.  Our department offers five ways in which to register for Recreation Programs:

- Online at http://bitly.com/OPRegisterOnline.
- Mail-in to Recreation Department, City of Oak Park, 14300 Oak Park Blvd., Oak Park, Michigan 48314.
- In-person at Community Center, City of Oak Park, 14300 Oak Park Blvd., Oak Park, Michigan 48314.
- After hours in the after hours drop-in box located at 14300 Oak Park Blvd., Oak Park, Michigan 48314.
- By phone with a credit card (American Express, Visa, MasterCard, or Discovery) by calling (248) 691-7555.


Recreation Department


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Residents of all ages, from pre-school children through seniors, can participate in a variety of classes and activities. We offer family-friendly programs and activities. Youngsters can enjoy baseball, basketball, and flag football leagues, plus clinics that teach the fundamentals and help children to  reach their potential. Individuals in all groups enjoy our beautiful municipal pool and putt-putt course from June through August.



We also coordinate annual events, such as Winterfest, Daddy Daughter Dance, Mayor's 5K Race, Independence Day Parade and Fun Fest, and the Halloween Boo Bash.


Mission

The mission of the Recreation Department is to enrich the quality of life for our diverse community while establishing a high standard of excellence in our programs, activities, parks and services.





Location

Recreation Department
City of Oak Park
14300 Oak Park Blvd.
Oak Park, MI 48237
Phone: (248) 691-7555
Email: RecOffice@OakParkMI.gov





Drop Box

A drop-box is located in the community center, for your convenience. Feel free to drop off registration, rental forms, and program fees in this box.

Recreation News

Oak Park appoints Laurie Stasiak as new Recreation Director.
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Upcoming Events

All Events
Office Hours

Monday to Thursday: 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. and 2 p.m. – 5 p.m. 
Every Other Friday:  8 a.m. - 1 p.m. and 2 p.m. - 4 p.m. on the following Fridays:

July 14, 2017
July 28, 2017
August 11, 2017
August 25, 2017
September 8, 2017
September 22, 2017
October 6, 2017
October 20, 2017
November 3, 2017
November 17, 2017
December 15, 2017

Saturday and Sunday: Closed.

Pool and Mini Golf Hours:

Sunday, 1 to 6 p.m.
Monday,
 2 to 8 p.m.
Tuesday, 2 to 7:00 p.m. 
Wednesday, 2 to 8 p.m.
Thursday, 2 to 7:00 p.m. 
Friday, 1 to 8 p.m.
Saturday, 1 to 6 p.m.