Parks, Recreation & Seniors


For online registration, please click the button below!

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To set up an online account,
please call our Main Office 248-625-8223

If you would like to receive monthly email updates of programs, activities and special events, click here to add your name to our list, by creating a Constant Contact Account.  You can also email Amy to add your name to the list without creating an account. 


Some programs, events, and classes in Township facilities and off-site have been suspended until further notice. Please see the forms and flyers page for current opportunities!

All facility rentals have been suspended until further notice.

As of June 5, 2020 playgrounds at our parks are now open! 

Deer Lake Beach and the Spray Park at Clintonwood Park now open daily, 11am-7pm.  For the 2020 Season only, Deer Lake Beach will be free, all daily boat launch permits are $10 per watercraft.  Spray Park splashers all pay a $2 flat fee, free for adults. 

All public gatherings and events at our Senior Community Center have been suspended until further notice. The Senior Community Center will continue with Meals on Wheels and transportation services. Our staff is working on outdoor activities usiing social distancing protocols for the rest of the summer. 

If you need to register for a program, class or event you are encouraged to utilize online or phone registration.

For specific Senior Community Center questions, please call 248-625-8231.
For specific Parks & Recreation questions, please call 248-625-8223.

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The Parks, Recreation & Seniors Office is located at 6483 Waldon Center Drive in Clarkston in the lower level of the Township Offices. 

The Senior Center is located in Clintonwood Park, 6000 Clarkston Road.

Contact Information

Parks, Recreation & Seniors Main Office Senior Center
Phone: (248) 625-8223
Fax: (248) 620-7454
Phone: (248) 625-8231
Fax: (248) 922-3189
Office hours for both locations are Monday-Friday, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM.


Recreation Guide

Click here for the latest Recreation Guide, a complete list of offerings, events and services from our Department; including parks and seniors. This seasonal publication also includes advertisements for local recreation and Clarkston Community Education, and other Township Departments.

2020 Fall COVER

Youth Sports Guide

Click here for the 2020 Youth Sports Guide, a complete list of sports offered for the year.  Registration begins January 2, 2020.  See the guide for individual registration dates.

COVER Youth Sports Guide 2020  

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