Holiday Hours: the administrative office will be closed on 5/29 in observance of Memorial Day. The office will re-open on 5/30. The parks remain open, for more information on park activities click HERE.
Canoeing/kayaking: The McNamara Landing canoe/kayak trip opens for the season on Saturday, May 20, 2017. Click HERE for more information.
Employment Opportunities: To apply for a job with Ingham County Parks Department, please click HERE and scroll down and click the link to apply under summer seasonal job opportunities. Positions available at Burchfield Park in Holt, Hawk Island in Lansing, Lake Lansing Parks in Haslett, and the Administrative Office in Mason:
Park Staff - $9.25 per hour. Positions include Rangers, Gate Attendants, Snack Bar and Rental Attendants.
Lifeguards - $11.00 per hour. These positions begin working in late May and continue through Labor Day weekend.
Office Management Intern - $10.00 per hour.
Volunteer Opportunities: Looking for opportunities to learn about nature and to improve your favorite park? We offer flexible volunteer outings for groups and individuals of all ages, please e-mail Emma Jakobcic (email@example.com) and click HERE for more information.
Shelter Rentals: Ingham County Parks have picnic shelters that accommodate 50 to 375 people. Learn which shelter will best meet your group’s needs by calling the parks office at 517-676-2233 or click HERE to review shelter prices, seating accommodations, and pictures of the shelters. Reservations can be made by calling 517-676-2233 Monday-Friday between the hours of 8:00am-4:30pm.
Exploring Nature Day Camp at Burchfield Park: Registration is open for day camp at Burchfield Park. Click HERE for session dates. Call 517-676-2233 to register.