Program Updates

The Sterling Heights Parks and Recreation Department continues to provide as many opportunities for our community to participate in activities and engage with fellow residents through these challenging times. 

New programs are on the way that fit within the state guidelines, and we are excited to be offering a number of quality programs with modifications for people of all ages. 

The Sterling Heights Winter Magazine will be delivered the first week of December 2020 and will showcase all the upcoming programs we will have to offer. 

Registration for future activities and services can be completed at, by emailing, by faxing 586-276-4064 or by mail. 

Senior Center registration day has been moved from Dec. 2 to Dec. 22.

Program Modifications, Delays, Cancellations

Effective Nov. 16 2020, all drop-in style athletic programs in the Community Center have been cancelled until at least Jan. 4, 2020. Cancellations include: pickleball, basketball, futsal, table tennis, badminton, volleyball, and adaptive basketball.

In addition, all indoor youth and adult athletic leagues have been cancelled. Adaptive and youth basketball leagues are working on a skills clinic in lieu of a traditional league. Continue to check our website for more info.

Program Cancellations:

  • Yoga and Chair Yoga
  • Line Dancing
  • Wood Carving
  • Model Builders
  • Sit-n-Stitch
  • Senior Billiards

Event Modifications, Delays, Cancellations

Due to limited capacity for outdoor events, A Sterling Christmas and the City’s Tree Lighting Ceremony will be canceled.

A virtual tree lighting will be hosted on Facebook Live on Dec. 1. 

Other Parks and Recreation event cancellations include: 

    • Nov. 20 – Senior Center’s Name That Holiday Tune
    • Nov. 20 – Adaptive Recreation Thanksgiving
    • Dec. 10 – Senior Center Christmas Concert
    • Dec. 19 – Nature Center Illuminated Walk

To view current program offerings, visit our registration page here.