Youth Programs


Summer programs are coming! The Recreation Department is offering over 15 youth programs this summer. Please visit our program guide for descriptions, dates, and registration form/fees. You can print both your registration form and afternoon transportation form (if necessary) to submit in the City offices. There is no online registration for these programs. Space is limited, so register early! 

Get the word out! Our Summer Program flyer can be printed here.

The City of St. Johns 2019 Summer swim activities are now posted in our program guide. We are currently accepting applications.

Hunter Safety Classes:

Hunter Safety courses will be offered beginning 08/17/2019 and 09/14/2019 at the Sleepy Hollow Conservation Clubhouse, 3293 W. Mead Rd. St. Johns, MI. 48879. Class times: 8:00AM-4:00PM. 

Contact Bill Schafer at 989-224-8944 ext. 227 during the hours of 8:30am to 4:00pm for further information. Alternative contact is Daniel Winsor at 989-640-0932 during the hours of 9:00am and 9:00pm for further information. Pre-registration required. There is a course fee of $8.00 assessed to attend this class. A parent or guardian must accompany a child under the age of 10.

  • Bring your lunch.
  • Must pick up your book at least four days before the class begins.
  • This class is a home study.
  • Must come to the first day of class.

Please visit the DNR website for information on other Hunter Safety programs.

Other information:  

We do not offer baseball or softball programs for youth.  Please visit for information on youth baseball and softball programs.

We do not offer soccer programs for youth. If you are interested in youth soccer, please visit or for information on youth soccer for programs.