The Bennett Recreation Center will be closed beginning May 24th due to parking lot construction. The building will reopen July 5th. During the construction phase, we will be open for our customers at the Barnard Community Center, 415 N. Barnard St. starting on May 26th. Our office hours will remain the same. All classes at the Bennett Recreation Center for the month of June have been moved to the Oceola Community Center,1661 N. Latson Rd. For a full list click here.
Crosstown Kid's Triathlon
Come on out and have a blast while staying in shape! In the Crosstown Kid's Triathlon, athletes ages 7-17 will swim, bike, and run to compete in this enjoyable, low-key, athletic event that emphasizes health, self-esteem, self-confidence, and fun in a safe, family-friendly environment. Bring friends and family to come cheer on these young competitors for one of the best spectator events of the season! Click here for more information.
Flip-N-Flop Kids Fishing Tournament
Come join us as we take advantage of Michigan’s Free Fishing Day when all fishing licenses will be waived for residents who would like to fish off of the beach and cemetery shore at Thompson Lake. Bring your pole and we’ll provide the bait and breakfast! Click here for more information.
Tiny Tot Olympics
World records will be broken at the 2015 Tiny Tot Olympics here in Howell! While we won’t be keeping any official scores, children ages 3-6 will be hopping, jumping, skipping, and racing at the Oceola Community Center! All children will receive a participation medal at the closing ceremonies. Click here for more information.