Grand Island Recreation

Recreation Department Summer Program Booklet
Registration will take place on Saturday, June 13th, 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m. at the Nike Base.

Town Summer Band Concert Schedule

The 10th Annual Paddles Up Niagara is Saturday, July 25th. See flyer for complete details. Registration Form. Poker Run Map. Fun Paddle Map.

League registration is now open for the Grand Island Recreation Department 2015 adult softball season. The league registration form and league/umpire fees are below. If you have any questions please call the Recreation Department at 773-9680. Registration deadline is THURSDAY, APRIL 30th.
Grand Island Softball League Fees - Softball Registration 2015

Successful Easter Egg Hunt at Town Commons on April 3rd. Over 250 participants and 2000 eggs.

Facility Usage Information
Facility Use Permit      Veterans Park Form
Veterans Park Concession Stand Agreement & Form

Employment Information
Recreation Part Time Job Information       Recreation Part Time Job Application

Recreation programs are scheduled year round for both youth and adults. A variety of activities in instructional, competitive and social programs are organized and supervised by the Recreation Department. Special yearly events include Welcome Santa. Snow Sculpture Contest, Easter Egg Hunt and a photo contest. Town celebrations such as Memorial Day Services, Independence Day Parade and July 4th Road Race and Veteran's Day Ceremonies are conducted by the Recreation Department. The management of the Nike Base Park and Veteran's Park facilities fall under Recreation. Our playgrounds, park lands, athletic fields and open space areas come under the Parks & Recreation for maintaining a safe, healthy environment for all to enjoy.

Recreation Supervisor

Joseph A. Menter


Sharon Szafran


(716) 773-9680
(716) 465-8370
(716) 773-9618

Dept. Email:

For more information contact the Recreation Office at 773-9680 or watch for our Ads in the Dispatch and