Independence Township Parks & Recreation
Online Registration Website

SPRING BREAK CAMP 2016- Registration begins February 16
Believe it or not, Spring Break will be here before we know it! We invite your children to have the best Spring Break ever with the Day Camp Experts at Independence Township! Roller Skating, Fort Clarkston, and the Zoo are just a few of the fun field trips we have lined up the week of April 4! Registration begins February 16, and is limited to the first 50 kids in Grades Kindergarten through 6th.  Registration ends on March 30 at 5pm.  
For a complete line up of field trips, dates, times, and cost click here.  
Register by completing the Registration Packet and returning it to the Parks, Recreation, Senior's Main Office with payment. Contact Jeff Johns for further information. 

2016 Summer Employment Opportunities
Click here to learn more about seasonal employment opportunities with Parks, Recreation & Seniors! 

Download a copy of the Winter/Spring Recreation Guide by clicking here.  The 2016 Winter/Spring Recreation Guide will be mailed out at the end of December.  Support Independence Township and the Clarkston Community by becoming a sponsor for one of our special events, Senior Activities or Youth Baseball & Softball.  Our recognition packages and opportunities are listed in detail in our Sponsorship Guide. Contact Amy L for more details! 

All parks are free to enter, however there are user fees for the Spraypark, Deer Lake Beach and Disc Golf.  Click here for more information.

2015 DISCOUNT TICKETS                                                                                             
Click here for discount tickets to the Detroit Zoo and enter the password "ITPRS".        
Click here for discount tickets to Detroit Pistons.

Did you know that if you are 50 or over that you can sign up for some programs and services at a discounted rate?  Call (248) 625-8231 and register to become a Senior Center Member.  The building expansion project is going on right now.  Stop by to see!

Register for a 10x10 plot at the Clarkston Community Garden for 2016-limited plots available (only 2015 unsold plots available at this point in time.  You can register now and get a jump start on your 2016 plot.)  Plots are $35 per plot with a discount for residents.  Download a Share Garden Agreement by clicking on forms/flyers.  2015 Share plot holders will be able to re-register in September thru the end of the year.  All 2015 plots that are unsold by December 31, 2015 will go on sale in 2016.

Clarkston Community Schools and Independence Township have entered into a partnership for our Department to provide customer registration services for Community Education programs.  Register with our Department for all Community Education offerings.  For registration options, click on "Home" and go to registration information.  

Yes, you can register online for most programs!  If you have a user account with Parks, Recreation & Seniors, click on "Sign in" in the upper right hand corner.  If you need to request an online account, click on "Forms and Flyers" on the upper left hand corner and download the Online Account Request form OR simply email Kim Larson and she will email it to you.

Are you interested in expanding your business in our location community? If so, check out our 2016 Recreation Guide Advertising form located in the Forms and Flyers section, to the left.  Purchase either a full, half or quarter page of space in our Guide to advertise and grow your location business.  Email or call Amy at or (248) 625-8223.


The Friends of Ryan Kennedy have been established to support local families going thru childhood cancer treatments, as well as to build a playground in Clintonwood Park in Ryan’s memory.  Learn more about their efforts at