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About Us


Here at the Recreational Authority of Roseville & Eastpointe, we strive to create opportunities for friends and neighbors to escape their daily routines and enjoy the simpler elements of life. We offer programs that support healthy lifestyles, promote leisure activity, athletics, educational pursuits and family-like support for the entire community. Our friendly staff is always available to answer questions and provide information about the wide array of programs available through the Authority.

Recreational Authority Staff Members

Tony Lipinski - Executive Director
Sara Frederick - Assistant Director
Mary Grant - Senior Activities Director
Adam Just - Sports Coordinator
Amanda Hughes - Office Manager
Christine McCullum - Senior Van Transportation Coordinator

 Recreational Authority of Roseville & Eastpointe
18185 Sycamore,Roseville MI 48066
Phone Numbers: 
Main Office:                                   (586) 445-5480
Senior Office:                                 (586) 777-7177
SMART Transportation (Roseville):    (586) 445-5482
SMART Transportation (Eastpointe):  (586) 445-5085

Recreation Authority Hours
Main & Senior Office Hours                        Monday - Friday               8:30am – 4:00pm

Building Weekday Hours                            Monday – Friday               8:30am-Close*
                                         *varies each day, please call ahead for daily closing hours
Building Weekend Hours                           Saturday – Sunday           varies, please call ahead
Fitness Center Weekday Hours                  Monday – Friday               8:30am – 8:00pm

Fitness Center Weekend Hours                  Saturday                         9:00am – 4:00pm

Payments accepted: Cash, Check (payable to R.A.R.E.), Money Order, Credit and Debit (NO Cash accepted MON-FRI after 4:00pm and all-day Sat &Sun)
*Cards Excepted for in-person and online card use – Visa, MasterCard, American Express & Discover

Required Convenience Fees for in-person card use:
Credit Card: Amount less than $90 = $2.50        Amount greater than $90 = 2.75% 
Debit Card
: All amounts = $2.50

Online Registration (for select programs):
*Required Convenience Fee for online registration: All amounts 6.25%

Special Saturday Main Office Dates & Hours – 
All forms of payment accepted

Guest may register for program or book a rental on these select Saturdays

Recreation Center Shutdown – A shutdown has not been determined for 2021.

Cancellation or Changes to programs/facilities - As we continue to progress through this pandemic, there may need to be modifications or cancellations at any point to programs or facilities in order to comply with new guidelines from the state to keep everyone safe.  We ask for your patience and understanding in advance as we are working in uncharted territory, and know that we will continue to work in the best interest of our community.

“Snow Day” Policy - When Roseville Community Schools AND Eastpointe Community Schools are closed due to inclement weather (i.e. “snow day”), ALL programs and sports practices affiliated with the Recreation Authority Center will be canceled.  In addition, all scheduled senior programs, SMART van transportation and drop-in activities will also be canceled.  The building will remain open for registrations and inquiries.

Program Registration Information: 
Spring / Summer Program Registration is open

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 Activity Scholarships:
Through funding provided by the Roseville Optimist Club, the Recreation Authority offers activity scholarships for Authority Members in financial need.  
We believe everyone should have the opportunity to enjoy quality recreational programming.  Depending on the size of your family and income, you may qualify.  All you need to do is complete an Activity Scholarship Application form.  It's easy and confidential to apply.  Applications are available at the Recreation Center.  Children may receive one scholarship per calendar year (November 1st - October 31st).
                Activity Scholarship Submission 2021 Deadlines are: 
            January 2, March 1, May 1, July 1, September 1, November 1