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News & Notes


After careful consideration and in compliance with the governor's executive orders and the Center for Disease Control (CDC) guidelines, the City of Lathrup Village has made the difficult decision to cancel all in-person Parks & Recreation programming, events, and activities through August 31, 2020. Read the full press release here.  This includes Community Room and Park rentals.

FAQ on Summer Recreation Programming Cancellation

Announcing Wednesday Night Food Truck Series
We are pleased to have 6 weeks of food trucks lined up on the former Concert nights, Wednesdays from 6:30-8 PM. The series will begin Wednesday, July 8.  Come on out! Pick up dinner to go or stay and eat in the park, while practicing social distancing.

Food Truck Series Flyer

Step Up- The Challenge: Southfield vs. Lathrup Village

Guess what! We won the June challenge against Southfield too! 

To join the July round, just register here.

Back2School Book Bag Giveaway
In partnership with LOGOS Global Ministries, we have modified our Back2School Rally into a drive-thru giveaway.  We will have book bags filled with school supplies for the first 500 school-aged children.  The even will be Saturday, Aug. 22 starting at 10 am, while supplies last.
2020 Back to School Rally

Coffee with Chris & Friends
For the next few weeks, Coffee with Chris & Friends will move to Wednesday nights at 6:30 PM in Municipal Park to take advantage of the Food Truck Series.  No registration or RSVP required.  You'll find me near the Pavilion until about 7 PM.

Coyote Info
Check out this wonderful information on coyotes prepared by your Lathrup Village Nature Club: Coyote pamphlet.

Here's a couple other links too.

Thank you to the Nature Club for their work on this project.  If you're interested in learning more about the Nature Club and their role in providing educational and enrichment opportunities in Lathrup Village, please contact

      Quick Links
Get the most up-to-date information at the Parks & Rec Department Facebook Page 
Register online for classes, workshops and events via Eventbrite. Its fast and easy!

Community Room Rental Policies

Community Room Rental Rates

Giving hands

Please consider making a tax deductible donation to the Parks & Recreation Department.  Donations of any size are needed and appreciated.  You can donate easily online here.
Contact Info

Christopher Clough

Parks & Recreation Coordinator

(248) 557-2600 ext 224
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