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Parks and Recreation

Creating Community through People, Parks and Programs

The Recreation Department is responsible for the coordination of recreational and sports activities for many groups within the City of Kentwood. The Recreation Department is also responsible for growth and development of many of our beautiful parks.

Mission Statement:
The Kentwood Parks and Recreation Department is an essential service established to improve the overall quality of life for all of Kentwood. 

Spring & Summer Program Brochure

Check out all of the new and exciting special events and
programs we have for you in our Spring & Summer 2015
Leisure Times Brochure!

SPRING & SUMMER 2015

Spotlight On Seniors
Health Expo

Tuesday, April 21, 2015 
8:30am-12:00pm

Join us for the 16th Annual "Spotlight On Seniors" Health Expo!
Shop the displays of over 70 vendors including health, housing
and service organizations for seniors.  Enjoy a FREE breakfast
and lunch!  Pick up FREE gifts and maybe even win a doorprize!
Take advantage of the many FREE health screenings being offered.

SPOTLIGHT ON SENIORS
 

Chili Cook Off!

Saturday, April 25, 2015 
12:00-3:00pm

Knights Of Columbus
5830 Clyde Park SW

Make a mean pot of chili? Come test your skills at our Chili Cook Off!  Don't want to cook? Just come out for some good tastes!  Earn cash prizes and bragging rights.  50/50 raffle and other prizes given out throughout the event. All ages welcome! there will be prizes awarded to the top tastes and a peoples choice award!  Entertainment and cash bar.
Cooking Teams: $35 entry fee
Cost: $.50 per ticket to taste or 12 tickets for $5.00
Presented by: Kentwood Parks & Recreation Department and the Kentwood Rotary.
Call for more details and an entry form at (616) 656-5270.

CHILI COOK OFF FLYER

CHILI COOK OFF APPLICATION 2015

Diaper Drive

May 6, July 1, November 4
Wednesdays 3:00-5:00pm

We need your help to make sure infants and toddlers in Kent County
aren't going without one of their most basic needs, diapers!
Drop off diapers (any size) at the Kentwood Fire Department (4775 Walma)
or the Kentwood Parks & Recreation Department (355-48th St).

DIAPER DRIVE 2015

 


 

  

 

Quick Links

Staff

Valerie Romeo
Parks & Recreation Director
Phone: (616) 656-5275
romeov@ci.kentwood.mi.us

Lorraine Beloncis
Assistant to The Director
Phone: (616) 656-5278
beloncisl@ci.kentwood.mi.us

Denise Dawson
Parks, Trails & Grant Administrator
Phone: (616) 656-5323
dawsond@ci.kentwood.mi.us

Jen Keith
Recreation Program Coordinator
Phone: (616) 656-5272
keithj@ci.kentwood.mi.us

Tarrance Price
Recreation Program Coordinator
Phone: (616) 656-5274
pricet@ci.kentwood.mi.us

Lauren Macke CTRS
Recreation Program Coordinator
Phone: (616) 656-5279
mackel@ci.kentwood.mi.us

Keni Jo Hudenko
Administrative Secretary
Phone: (616) 656-5271
hudenkok@ci.kentwood.mi.us 

Jill Rau
Administrative Clerk
Phone: (616) 656-5277
rauj@ci.kentwood.mi.us