Grand Island Recreation

Adult League Slow Pitch Schedules to be issued May 2nd 

Season starts Week of May 9th 


Recreation Summer Programs 2016

Recreation Department Softball
Monday Women's Schedule
Tuesday Men's Schedule
Thursday Men's Schedule

Easter Egg Hunt & Bunny Visit

Max Black, One of 10 Golden Egg Winners.
   The Town Commons and front lawn of Town Hall was the scene of a giant Easter Egg Hunt on Friday, March 25th. The youth group picked up 3000 eggs at the Commons, while the toddler group picked up 1000 eggs on the front lawn. Other activities included coloring, pictures with the Easter Bunny and guess how many eggs contest. Close to 200 kids participated on a very cold and windy day.

GI Recreation Department February Break Activities

Slideshow - Photos by Joe Menter
    The GI Recreation Department February Break took place February 15-17 at the Nike Base Community Building. The morning program was "Build Your own Air Powered Bottle Racing Car" from 9:00 a.m. - noon. Children built and raced their own air powered bottle racing car. The afternoon program was "Movie and Games" from noon-3:00 p.m. The kids also went outside and played in the snow.

Winter Activities
Tuesday Night Open Gym for Basketball. See flyer.
Wednesday Night Youth Open Gym. See flyer.
Sunday Family Swim. See flyer.
Fall/Winter Programs. See flyer.

B Champ - April Rockwood
A Champ - Six Pack
Women's Volleyball Schedule - Standings - Playoff Schedule
A Champ - Six Pack, B Champ - April Rockwood

Men's Basketball Schedule - Standings - Playoff Results Champs - VIP's

Volleyball White Schedule - Standings - Playoff Results Champs - Bazinga

Volleyball Blue Schedule - Standings - Playoff Results Champs - Kill Zone

GI Recreation Department Saturday Activities, See flyer. For youths ages 4-15. Saturdays, starting November 14th.

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

Employment Information
Recreation Department Application Information - 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