Town of Grand Island Website
Recreation Department Website
Joseph A. Menter - Recreation Supervisor
3278 Whitehaven Road
Previous Recreation Department News
Independence Day Parade 2019 - June 2019This is a very special year for the parade, its 50th Anniversary! If you wish to participate, please fill out the Parade Entry Form and submit or email the completed form to the Recreation Department. Participant application deadline is NEXT WEEK Friday June 21, 2019!!!
Line up positions will be posted online, on the Recreation website and on Isledegrande.com, commencing July 1st and may be subject to change. Parade Lineup Information and Regulations.
Summer Programs 2019 - April 2019The Town of Grand Island Recreation Department has released their Summer Program book for 2019. There are activities for all ages, and a wide range, from sports to art, theater, fishing and nature. See flyer. Registration for youth programs begins on May 4th, online or in person at the Recreation Office at the Nike Base, starting at 8:00 a.m. Adult program registration is open.
Easter Egg Hunt & Visit with Easter Bunny - March 2019Grand Island Recreation Department Easter Egg Hunt and Visit with the Island Easter Bunny is on Friday, April 19th at 10:00 a.m., at the Miracle League Shelter at Veteran's Park. See flyer.
Following the hunt, Easter activities will begin at 11:00 a.m. at the Grand Island Memorial Library. The Checker's and Snoozer's Easter Show will take place at 11:30 a.m. and is limited to the first 100 registered. See flyer.
Rec Dept. Snow Sculpture Contest - January 2019
Grand Island Recreation Department Snow Sculpture contest takes place from the first snow fall through March 31st. Call or email the Rec. Department and tell them the location of the sculpture and contact information. Pictures will be posted online and at Town Hall with winners announced April 4th. Call 773-9680 or email email@example.com.