Thomas Township

Thomas Township offers a wide variety of recreation opportunities for kids and adults.

Soccer – Thomas Township Soccer has 3 full size soccer fields located in Roberts Park. We offer non competitive programs in the spring and fall for ages Y-5 to 6th grade.

Boy’s Basketball -For boys in 2nd grade through 5th grade we offer basketball programs with games on Saturdays. Each child will be assigned a coach and have practices during week. All games are officiated so kids can learn the rules of the game.

Girl’s Basketball – For girls in 2nd grade through 5th grade we offer basketball programs with games on Saturday’s. Each child will be assigned a coach and have practices during week. All games are officiated so kids can learn the rules of the game.

Clinics – Our Multi-Sport Clinic runs from the end of February through March. This program is for boys and girls ages 4-8. Kids will learn form, agility and practice skills for volleyball, basketball, softball/baseball, soccer and track from high school athletes in their respective sports.

Archery – Archery is a new program which offers two different programs. Basic Archery is for kids and adults who have never shot a bow or just want to work on form and get some pointers on shooting. Explore Bowhunting is a program where kids and adults can learn about how to use trail cameras, build blinds, use compasses, call turkeys and other hunting/woodsman skills. These programs are offered year round. All equipment is provided.

Day Camps – We offer a summer Day Camp at Roethke Park for kids ages 7-12 and runs Monday -Friday 9 am-4 pm. Each week has a theme and a field trip! Camp begins in June and ends in August.

Train – In 1973 Thomas Township began operating the train at Roethke Park. The train runs on 3/4 of a mile of track and seats over 30 passengers. The train hours begin mid June and runs until mid August from Noon – 4 pm Saturday and Sunday. Cost is $1.00 per person.

Fishing – Roethke Park has a stocked fishing pond with two fishing platforms, the pond has bass, blue gill, carp and catfish. All fish must be released as this is a Catch and Release area.

Senior Citizen Programs –  Thomas Township offers a potluck and bingo for its senior citizens the first Wednesday of the month at 12 noon.  The third Wednesday of the month is Euchre at 1:00 pm where snacks are provided.  These programs meet from September through June. 

Men’s Softball – We offer a Tuesday and Wednesday night men’s league. Games start at 6:15 pm, we play double headers, games average an hour.

Girls Softball – We offer softball for ages 10 and under, 12 and under and 14 and under. Girls will be assigned a coach and play two games a week. Games start the last part of May and extend through the end of June.

Pool -Our pool is located at Roethke Park, we have a shallow 3 foot end and a deep 9 foot end. We offer day and season passes for the pool. We also offer swim lessons all summer long.  

Free Concerts at Roethke Park    Concerts are held at Roethke Park on Tuesday evenings from mid June through August from 6:30 pm to 9:00 pm.  Line up will be published as soon as bands are in place.

Free Movies at Roberts Park Check community calendar for dates and movie schedule.

                                                                                                                         

                                                                                                                                           

Contact Us

Monday - Friday
8am-5pm

249 North Miller Road
Saginaw, MI 48609-4896

PHONE: 781-0150

Sports Registration – 2019

Community Calendar

August 2019
SundayMondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFridaySaturday
July 28, 2019July 29, 2019July 30, 2019

Category: Community EventsPicnic In The Park Concert Series- Laurie & The Lefties

Picnic In The Park Concert Series- Laurie & The Lefties
July 31, 2019August 1, 2019August 2, 2019August 3, 2019

Category: Community EventsShields Lions Club Parade

Shields Lions Club Parade
August 4, 2019August 5, 2019

Category: Community EventsBoard Meeting

Board Meeting
August 6, 2019

Category: Community EventsPicnic In The Park Concert Series- Michele Spitz

Picnic In The Park Concert Series- Michele Spitz
August 7, 2019August 8, 2019August 9, 2019August 10, 2019

Category: Community EventsBrush Site Open

Brush Site Open
August 11, 2019August 12, 2019August 13, 2019

Category: Community EventsZoning Board of Appeals (if needed)

Zoning Board of Appeals (if needed)

Category: Community EventsPicnic In The Park Concert Series- Todd Michael Band

Picnic In The Park Concert Series- Todd Michael Band
August 14, 2019August 15, 2019August 16, 2019August 17, 2019

Category: Community EventsRuff Around Roberts Park

Ruff Around Roberts Park
August 18, 2019August 19, 2019August 20, 2019August 21, 2019

Category: Community EventsPlanning Commission Meeting

Planning Commission Meeting
August 22, 2019August 23, 2019August 24, 2019

Category: Community EventsBrush Site Open

Brush Site Open
August 25, 2019August 26, 2019

Category: Community EventsParks Commission Meeting

Parks Commission Meeting
August 27, 2019August 28, 2019August 29, 2019

Category: Community EventsOffice Closed For Staff Training

Office Closed For Staff Training
August 30, 2019August 31, 2019

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