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Davisburg, MI 48350

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Springfield Township Parks and Recreation’s mission is to enhance each resident’s quality of life and leisure by providing programs and facilities while being committed to the preservation of our natural environment.





The 2016 Spring-Summer Guide is here!

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Check out the new STPR Monthly Update








Link to Shiawassee Basin Preserve Walking Trails & Hunting Map






Springfield Township Civic Center
12000 Davisburg Road
Davisburg, MI 48350

Office Hours:

Monday - Friday 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. and 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Phone: (248) 846-6558
Fax: (248) 846-6557


Our office will be closed on the following dates in 2015:


December 24 - 31





Parks & Recreation Staff:


Sarah Richmond Director

Becca DeSimpelare

Recreation Superintendent

Kathy VanGilder

Administrative Assistant

POSITION OPEN Office Assistant

Robert Bridenbaugh

Building Custodian/Gate Attendant

Kyle Wade Parks Maintenance Superintendent
Lauren Vance Parks Maintenance
Ric King Park Ranger
Bob Swansey Farmers' Market Manager
Bob Grady Baseball Coordinator




Donations Are Appreciated!Donations Requested

The Springfield Township Parks and Recreation Department is requesting donations and/or contributions from generous business owners and/or citizens for our programs, special events or parks. If you would like additional information or to donate to this good cause, click here, explore the brochures below or contact our office.


Sports Bag RentalListen Up Sports Fans!

Sport bags are available to rent. Each sports bag includes a set of horseshoes, a set of shuffleboard equipment, a Frisbee, jump ropes, a volleyball, a basketball, a football, a soccer ball and a playground ball.


For use of a sports bag, a $75 refundable security deposit and a $25 rental fee are required. 

Sports bags are available for use Monday through Friday, 9:00 am to 12:00 pm and 1:00 to 5:00 pm, or by reservation through the Parks and Recreation office.


Advertisment Space AvailableAdvertisement Space Just For You!

Springfield Township Parks and Recreation has space available in our brochures for advertising.  Currently, we distribute our brochures to over 15,000 homes twice a year in parts of Independence Township, Rose Township, Springfield Township and White Lake Township.  If you are interested in placing an ad in our brochure, please contact the Parks and Recreation office at 248-846-6558 for additional information.  Click HERE for our Advertising form.






We Couldn't Do It Without Them!

Click here to see a list of our supporters.



For seasonal or part-time employment, please call or stop by our office for an application.  We are currently accepting applications for T-Ball Umpires, Baseball Umpires, Softball Umpires and Seasonal Maintenance Staff. Please see the Special Notices section above for more opportunities.


Help Wanted!

Springfield Township Parks and Recreation is looking for individuals interested in being paid to share their skills and knowledge through a class or program. If you are interested in any of these opportunities, please call 248-846-6558 or stop by the Parks and Recreation office.

Volunteers Wanted!

If volunteering is more your style, we are always looking for individuals interested in having fun by sharing their time at our special events. Call the Parks and Recreation office today at 248-846-6558 to get signed up!



Want To Be On Our Mailing List?

Currently, our brochures are mailed out twice a year, once in the spring and once in the fall.  It is our goal that all Springfield Township residents receive our brochure.  If for some reason, you did not receive our brochure in the mail, please contact the Parks and Recreation office at 248-846-6558 and we will see to it that you receive one.  If you are not a resident of Springfield Township and would like to receive our brochures through the mail, please call the Parks and Recreation office at 248-846-6558 and request to be put on our mailing list.



We Welcome Your Input

Springfield Township Parks and Recreation does its best to provide diverse recreational programs to meet the needs and interests of everyone in the community.  Because of those diverse needs and interests, your input is important for developing new programs or improving existing ones.  Please feel free to contact the Parks and Recreation office at 248-846-6558 with any suggestions, comments or ideas you may have. You can also provide feedback via surveys - please click here to view available surveys.


Springfield Township Cable Channel

Channel #22 is shown 24 hours a day and offers information on the Springfield Township Offices, the Library, the Fire Department, Parks & Recreation's programs and special events, Board Meetings, Employment Opportunities and more!  So tune into channel #22 and check us out!!


Friends of the Parks and Recreation Group

The mission of Friends of the Parks is to support Springfield Township Parks & Recreation (STPR) by celebrating and enhancing our treasured park properties and quality program and events that strengthen our community.

Join! A family membership is $25.

Participate! Attend Friends of the Parks events and have great fun while you support STPR.

Meetings! 4th Wednesday of every month at Springfield Township Civic Center at 6:30 pm (lower level conference room).

To request more information or to get involved please e-mail us at or Follow us on Facebook.




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