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Daddy-Daughter Date Night


Man VS Mountain


Chili Challenge 5K


Under the Big Top
    • Ladies and gentlemen, boys and girls. Step right up and join us Under the Big Top! Mt. Pleasant Parks & Recreation, Chippewa River District Library, My 104.3 and WMMI 92.3FM/AM830 are bringing you a family event unlike any other. Join us at Morey Courts for exciting performances, midway activities, games and refreshments. It's the family event of the winter! Don't miss it!


CFX & MPPR Great Egg Rec ‘N Ramble presented by Graff Mt. Pleasant
    • On April 9th from 1-4 p.m., load your family in the car for this safe drive thru event for Easter throughout our community!

      Drive to the different locations and get goodie bags filled with candy, trinkets, make and take activities and a chance to win grand prize tickets!

      Parents/kids collect special prize tickets (in lucky eggs) to drop off at the Isabella Bank/Mt Pleasant Parks and Rec location at City Hall once you are done!

      Community Location Stops:
      • Mt Pleasant Discovery Museum & Morey Courts (Both stops at the Discovery Museum)
      • Art Reach of Mid-Michigan (back of the building)
      • CRDL-Veteran's Memorial Library, Mt Pleasant
      • Graff Chevrolet (on Pickard)
      • Graff Buick GMC Cadillac (on Mission)
      • Thrive Church
      • Sams Club of Mt Pleasant
      • Mt Pleasant Public Safety (Chipp-A-Waters Park)
      • Mt Pleasant Parks & Recreation/Isabella Bank (City Hall – make this the last stop to collect prizes!)
      Prize Giveaways will be raffled on Facebook live through Mt Pleasant Parks and Rec Facebook page with Isabella Bank!

      Prize Giveaways Include:

      • Gift basket that includes dinner for two from Texas Roadhouse
      • Six month family membership at Morey Courts
      • Art Reach – Free Mini Masters Class for the kids
      • Mt Pleasant Parks and Rec – Free admission to a program/event of your choosing
      • Graff Mt Pleasant – Summer gift basket full of Central Michigan fun!

      Special Thanks to the Soaring Eagle Waterpark & Hotel, Texas Roadhouse, Mt Pleasant Sam’s Club, and Mt Pleasant Rental Center for their support of the program!


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
    • TWELVE HOURS OF ALL NIGHT FUN!

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

      “Show Us Your Story!”

      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!

Movies by Moonlight


Glow in the Park 5K


Pumpkin Promenade


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


Thrilling Thursdays


Christmas Celebration