Program List

Programs 

The City of Monroe Parks and Recreation Department offers a wide range of recreational activities for people of all ages. 

The City of Monroe also co-sponsors many recreational programs and leagues at its city parks. Currently, Youth and Adult Ball, Adult Soccer, Adult Sand Volleyball and Exercise in the Park are organized by the Monroe Family YMCA. The Monroe County Opportunity Program organizes Tot Lots at many of our city’s parks. More information on these youth and adult programs found on each of their websites and Facebook pages.

Below is a list of program information and registration information.


Concerts and Events

Concerts in the Park

The summer concert series is back! Get ready for a fun summer of live music at St. Mary's Park!

We are so excited for a full summer of live music! There is so much talent coming to the park this year, you won’t want to miss even one!

See full concert listing on the poster linked HERE!

Concert Series sponsored by La-Z-Boy, DTE Foundation, Ventower Industries, and ITC.

Select concerts will have food trucks present.

Our Family Friendly events are smoke & alcohol free. Thank you for your cooperation.

Concerts are weather dependent - no rain dates will be scheduled.

Follow our City of Monroe Parks and Recreation page for event updates pertaining to the above.

Questions? Please contact us at 734.384.9156 or [email protected]

Line Dancing Nights

Join us on the tennis courts in St. Mary's Park for line dancing fun! Beginners and experienced welcome.

Line Dancing Flyer for 2022

Refer to the city calendar or the City of Monroe Parks & Recreation Department Facebook page for more information on other exciting things happening in your city!

Court Dances

Come out to the St. Mary’s Park tennis courts to listen or dance to some oldies and other great music!

Everyone is welcome to join in the dancing, or just hang out under the shade and visit with friends.  Bring a chair or blanket.

Refer to the city calendar or the City of Monroe Parks & Recreation Department Facebook page for more information on these and other exciting things happening in your city!

2022 Court Dances Click for More Info!

Children's Concert

Jim Gill Children's Concert


Join us on the evening of July 13th, 2022, for a family-friendly event featuring award-winning music by Jim Gill for young children and the people that care for them.

Jim Gill is a musician and author with unique credentials among children’s artists. Jim is a child development specialist with a special emphasis on the study of play.

Concert starts at 7PM at the St. Mary's Park bandshell.

Free for All!

In partnership with the Monroe County Great Start Collaborative.

Jim Gill Children's Concert

Daddy Daughter Dance

Dads, Grandpas, Brothers, Uncles (or other adult male family members) can escort their little sweethearts to a wonderful evening to celebrate in a very special and memorable way! 

F
estivities will include music, dancing, and refreshments.  Professional picture packages will be available for purchase (these photos may be delivered to the local schools), or bring your own camera; a photo station with a volunteer will take pictures using your camera, phone, etc.   Minimum age:  4 years of old.

Flyer and Ticket Info

Daddy Daughter Dance 2022 Poster


Mom Son Bowling

Moms, grandmas, and aunts are invited to accompany their special guy (ages 4 years and older) for a fun and exciting evening of bowling. This special event will consist of 3 games of scotch doubles, including one game of “crazy bowling”. Shoes, prizes, pizza, pop, and cookies provided.

Pre-registration is required. Bumper bowling is available for this event. Lane assignments will be made prior to arriving at the event. The female bowling partner must be an adult, age 18 or older. Sons will receive a small gift at the end. Please do not bring other spectators as this event is for mom and registered sons only.

Mom & Son Bowling 2022 Event Flyer

2022 Mom & Son Bowling Information


Family Dance Party

Join us on the tennis courts at St. Mary's Park for a fun, family-friendly dance party!  Fun for all ages and featuring your favorite dance tunes, bring the whole family for a fun night in the park.

In partnership with the Monroe County Great Start Collaborative.

Family Dance Party at St. Mary's Park information

Park Scavenger Hunts

Coming soon!  Check back here soon for more info including the scavenger lists and participation information!

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Organized Sports

Youth Ball

Currently, Youth and Adult Ball, Adult Soccer, Adult Sand Volleyball and Exercise in the Park are organized by the Monroe Family YMCA

Registration information available on the YMCA website, linked below.
 
MONROE FAMILY YMCA

Monroe Family YMCA logo

Adult Softball

Currently, Youth and Adult Ball, Adult Soccer, Adult Sand Volleyball and Exercise in the Park are organized by the Monroe Family YMCA

Registration information be found via the link below:

 ADULT SOFTBALL REGISTRATION

YMCA logo

Adult Soccer

Currently, Youth and Adult Ball, Adult Soccer, Adult Sand Volleyball and Exercise in the Park are organized by the Monroe Family YMCA

Registration information can be found via the link below:

ADULT SOCCER REGISTRATION

YMCA Logo

 

Pickleball

This sport combining tennis, badminton and ping-pong is fun for all ages! Pickleball courts are located at Manor Park.

Please call our office at 734.384.9156 for more information on pickleball.

Adult Sand Volleyball

Currently, Youth and Adult Ball, Adult Soccer, Adult Sand Volleyball and Exercise in the Park are organized by the Monroe Family YMCA

Registration information will be posted here as soon as it is available.

Miscellaneous

Community Garden Plots

If you don't have space for a garden, but love growing your own fruits and vegetables, consider renting a garden plot at Munson Park!

Community Garden Plot Rental