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Candy Cane Lane
    • Let the magic of the holiday season come alive when you step onto Candy Cane Lane! Candy Cane Bingo, Reindeer Games, make-and-take crafts and a Candy Cane Hunt will delight children of all ages.
      Date: Saturday, December 1, 2018
      Time: 9 to 11:30 a.m.
      Cost: Free
      Location: Veterans Memorial Library, Annex Room, 301 S. University

Under the Big Top
    • Ladies and Gentlemen, Boys and Girls! Step right up and join us Under the Bip Top! Join us for exciting performances, midway activities, games and refreshments. Ringmaster “Big Top Joel” Tacey will display amazing juggling acts on stilts. It’s the family event of the winter! Don’t miss it!
      Presented by: Mt. Pleasant Parks & Recreation, Chippewa River District Library and My 104.3

Man VS Mountain

Daddy-Daughter Date Night

    • Celebrate special relationships & cherished memories at Mt. Pleasant Parks & Recreation's Daddy-Daughter Date Night. A special evening of music, dancing, prizes and shared activities awaits young ladies of all ages and their dads or other favorite escort. Daddy-Daughter Date Night is held annually the end of January/beginning of February.

Bingo Bash
    • Many styles of Bingo fun, for all ages from the very young to the young at heart, go round and play as many times as you wish. Winners advance to our Bonus Bingo round! Prizes and free refreshments for everyone! Join us and you might be able to shout, "Bingo!"

The Great Egg Scramble
    • The Great Egg Scramble is held annually each spring. Children ages 2-10 scramble for plastic toy and candy filled eggs, candy, and prizes. Crafts, games & refreshments are all part of the festivities! Admission is free; canned good donations are accepted and benefit Isabella Community Soup Kitchen.


Teen Flashlight Egg Hunt
    • Hundreds of candy-filled eggs will be waiting for teens and their flashlights at Island Park on Sunday, March 25! Come for a night of fun, food, and amazing prizes. Find special eggs and win really cool prizes including: gift cards for food, music, movie passes or maybe even the grand prize!


Tennis Fun Day
    • Mt. Pleasant Parks and Recreation and the Midland Community Tennis Center have partnered to offer the Free Family Tennis Fun Day each May at the Island Park Tennis Courts. If you have never played or have played just a little, come out and experience the game of a lifetime. All participants will be introduced to the basics of the game in a fun and enjoyable environment. Tennis racquets and balls will be provided if you do not have your own.

Teen Lock-In

      Teens, join us for the national teen lock-in,

      “Rock Your World!”

      Event includes a virtual author visit, national contests, crafts, gaming and more! Pizza and snacks will keep you fueled for fun all night long.

Free Kids Golf Day
    • Skill Challenges!
    • Clinic!
    • Golfzilla Inflatable!
    • Refreshments!

Glow in the Park 5K

International Games Day
    • Celebrate International Games Day with MPPR and the Chippewa River District Library. An assortment of games will be available for you and your family to play, including:

      • 3D Life Size Chutes and Ladders
      • Tick-tack-toe
      • Chess
      • 3D Life Size Candy Land
      • Assorted Board Games
      • Assorted Card Games