Parks & Recreation

William S. Schafer Recreation Director
Phone:  (989) 224-8944 ext. 227
Fax:  (989) 224-2204

Brandon Blackmon, Recreation Programmer
Phone:  (989) 224-8944 ext. 228
Fax:  (989) 224-2204


The Recreation Director and Programmer are responsible for the planning, organizing and operation of the cultural, athletic and recreational activities in the City. They work in cooperation with other groups and individuals in carrying out these activities throughout the year.

Announcements

Spring Swim Lessons

The City of St. Johns is now accepting registration for Spring Swim Lessons. Click here for more information, Click here to register online. 

Summer Adult Leagues

The City of St. Johns is now acepting registrations for the 2019 Summer Adult Leagues. This year leagues will include; Men's, Coed, and Church Softball league, and Women's and Coed Sand Volleyball leagues. Click here for more information about the Softball Leagues, Click here for more information about the Sand Volleyball Leagues.  

Wilson Center Calendar

Click here to view the January Wilson Center activities.  

Adult Open Gym Pickleball

The City of St. Johns is excited to offer this new adult program this fall/winter. Pickleball is a fun sport that combines many elements of tennis, badminton, and ping-pong. This program will take place on Tuesday mornings starting the weeks of January 7th, from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm and Thursday nights 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm, at the Wilson Center Gym. The cost to take part in this program is $4 per night or you can purchase an open gym pass for $20 good for 6 visits.

Adult Open Gym Volleyball

If you are looking to play volleyball in a fun, easy going environment then this is the place to be! This adult program takes place on Monday Nights starting January 7th from 7:30 to 9:30 at the Wilson Center Gym. The cost to take part in this program is $4 per night or you can purchase an open gym pass for $20 good for 6 visits.

Adult Open Gym Basketball

Open Gym basketball is a fun way to stay in shape and stay connected with the game of basketball. This program will take place on Wednesday nights starting January 9th from 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm, at the Wilson Center Gym. The cost to take part in this program is $4 per night or you can purchase an open gym pass for $20 good for 6 visits.

MISSION & MASTER PLAN

Mission Statement: Promote a broad, year round range of quality indoor and outdoor recreational opportunities to City residents of all ages and physical and mental abilities and encourage inter-generational participation in activities.

Five Year Master Plan 2016-2020