Holland Township Parks & Recreation: Welcome

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Welcome to the Holland Township Parks & Recreation web site.  This site features information and updates on parks, programs and so much more!  For specific program information please click the appropriate program options listed below.  For Registration Options see the instructions listed below.  For web site directions please continue reading below...

  • Home Page...the official Home Page of the Holland Charter Township Recreation Department
  • Staff...Contact Information for the Holland Township Parks & Recreation Staff
  • HCT Parks & Rec News...Department News and Announcements
  • Calendar...Local Program & Special Event listings (See specific program sub-sites for more detailed calendars)
  • Locations...Google directions to all of our local program and area-wide sites
  • Forms, Flyers, & Policies...View and/or download various forms & programs, and event flyers
  • Registration Options...Mail-In, Online, and Walk-In registration option instructions
  • Links...listings of Community Partners
  • State & National Champions...listing of various state and national championship teams and players from HCT Rec.
  • Sports Concussion Law...information on the new Michigan concussion law

Holland Township Parks & Recreation Programs
Adult Slow Pitch Softball     Adult Volleyball    
Boys Baseball & T-Ball     Elementary & Middle School Dance    
Girls Lakeshore Area Little League     Girls Softball & T-Ball    
Girls' Youth Basketball & Intro To Basketball     Hall Of Fame    
Holland Community Aquatic Center     Lakeshore Area Youth Basketball League    
Local Business Program Options     Miscellaneous Youth Programs    
Safety Classes     Soccer Field Schedules - Spring 2015    
Youth Football & Youth Cheer    

Wednesday, May 20
Buffalo Wild Wings Little League Fund Raiser on Wednesday, May 20

All friends, family, and supporters of Holland Township Boys' Little League baseball are invited to participate in a fund raising event with Buffalo Wild Wings.  On Wednesday, May 20, gather at the Holland Buffalo Wild Wings (2899 West Shore Drive) for lunch, dinner, or just a snack.  Present an official Holland Township Boys' Little League flyer to your server, and 20% of your purchases goes to support this program.  This is an incredible opportunity to raise money for our program and enjoy some time out at one of our area's most enjoyable restaurants.  To download the flyer click the "Forms, Flyers, & Policies" tab to the left of the this page.  We hope to see you at BW3's on Wednesday, May 20!

Wednesday, May 20
West Ottawa Varsity Softball Program To Offer Free Softball Clinic

West Ottawa Varsity Softball Coaches and players would like to invite you to FREE softball clinic on Thursday, May 28, from 4:30pm-6pm at the Varsity Softball field located on the high school campus.  Coach Michele Mathews, her staff, and her players want to take the opportunity to work with as many of our players as possible as well as highlight some of the upcoming games and clinic options in the near future.  We are excited to, once again, have this incredible option to work with the West Ottawa softball program.  There is no registration fee or form to fill out.  We simply want you to just show up, have some fun, and continue to learn more about how to play this great game.  We would also encourage you to wear your uniform for this clinic.  Hopefully we can have a lot of participants for this clinic!  Thank you to the West Ottawa Softball program for this awesome invitation!

Monday, May 18
Boys & Girls Tball and Coach Pitch Registration Deadline Has Passed

Boys and Girls Tball & Coach Pitch registration is now closed. The deadline was Friday, May 15.  We will accept late registration, however, Those registrants will be placed on a waiting list until an opening is available.  There is no guarantee of team placement.

  • Programs Available
    • Boys & Girls Tball, Boys 1st Grade Coach Pitch, B oys 2nd Grade Coach Pitch, Girls 1st - 3rd Grade Coach Pitch, Girls 4th - 6th Grade Coach Pitch
  • Registration Options:
    • Walk in, Mail in, Online
  • If you have any questions, please contact the Holland Township Recreation Department at 616.395.0178

Sunday, April 26
2015 Summer/Fall Program Info To Be Released, Process Options Listed

Holland Township Recreation has changed the process of our program information distibution process.  For years we have put together a single flyer highlighting our programs.  Due to rising costs as well as the desire to look for alternative ways to get our information out we have changed our distribution process and listing options. Here is what we have in store for the distribution of our 2015 Summer/Fall program information...

  • Post Cards 
    • Instead of flyers we will be handing out larger-sized post cards featuring our individual program listings, only.  The post cards will be approximately 6"x9".
    • We would also list the registration options and contact information on these cards utilizing both sides.  Our intent is to really focus people on going to our web site for their program information and registration options.  It will be professionally done and we believe it will help make our department more efficient.
    • These cards have already been delivered to area schools
  • Web Site Listing
    • We will continue to offer a sub-sites listed on our web site for all of our programs. Click on the appropriate sub-site listing for specific information on each program that we offer
      • Rocket Football, Flag Football, Rocket Football Cheerleading, and Middle School Sideline Cheer is listed under "Youth Football & Youth Cheer"
      • Tiny Tacklers, Intro To Basketball, Punt/Pass/Kick, and Little Sluggers is listed under "Miscellaneous Youth Programs"
      • Adult Fall Softball is listed under "Adult Slow Pitch Softball"
      • Programs from local businesses including the Storm Training Center, BAM, Great Lakes Equestreian, Macatawa Sailing, & Empowerment Studio are listed under "Local Business Program Options"
  • E-Mail Blasts
    • Each school that we deal with will receive an e-mail from us that we hope they will pass on to their students' parents, via e-mail. We will also e-mail our program information through our Constant Contact service to email lists that we have on file
  • Detailed Flyer
    • A more detailed flyer will also be listed on the web site, however, whatever is listed there will also be on each sub-site listing, too.  Click the "Forms,Flyers, & Policies" tab to view and/or download a brochure

Scholarship Application Information

The 2015 Holland Charter Township Recreation Scholarship Application is available on the Holland Township Recreation web site.  In order to obtain a scholarship for recreation programs you will need to review and fill out the 2015 application completely as well as supply the necessary documentation to support the application. 

The scholarship program now features the possibility of a 25% to 75% reduction in recreation fees, if you qualify. The scholarship program is for Holland Township residents, ONLY!!! Programs that are coordinated by outside businesses or organizations are not eligible for scholarships. 

Only (1) one scholarship application is required to be completed per participant for the calendar year. Only (1) scholarship is available per participant per calendar year. Download a copy of the Holland Township Recreation Scholarship form by clicking the "Forms, Flyers, & Policies" tab listed to the left of the Home Page.


Upcoming Events
Date Event Time Location
Thu 5/28 star West Ottawa HS Softball Clinic 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM West Ottawa High School North Building
Sat 6/13 star Michigan ASA MSP Class E Qualifier All Day Matt Urban Complex