News Flash

News Releases

Posted on: October 28, 2021

Parks & Recreation Receives Miracle Field Grant from SC Johnson

October 29, 2021 – Midland Parks and Recreation is pleased to announce it has received a $50,000 grant from SC Johnson to support the Middle of the Mitt Miracle Field in Midland.

The funds will be used for the completion of the first phase of Miracle Field construction, which includes development of the field, dugouts, bleachers, accessible parking, and restrooms along with accessible pathways.

Once complete, Midland's Miracle Field will provide a place for youth and adults to play baseball in an inclusive and accessible environment. In addition to the field being used for baseball, Parks and Recreation expects to offer other community activities onsite such as a variety of sports, movie nights, holiday-themed events, and more. The City will partner with other agencies who provide services for children and adults with disabilities, offering the field for their use as well for special programs, outdoor activities, classroom programs and more.  

“The City of Midland is extremely honored and excited to receive this grant from SC Johnson, which will allow us to complete Phase 1 of construction and, ultimately, to start Miracle League play in spring 2022,” said Marcie Post, Assistant Director of Public Services. “With the help of SC Johnson, we are bringing miracles to Midland.”

For more information on enrolling an athlete, sponsorships, or volunteering at the Miracle Field, contact Parks and Recreation at recreation@midland-mi.org or by phone at 989-837-6930.

Facebook Twitter Email

Other News in News Releases

Positions Available on Board of Review

Posted on: January 25, 2022

Programming Updates at the Library

Posted on: January 14, 2022

Adopt a Hydrant This Winter

Posted on: January 7, 2022

MPD Awarded Grant for 3D Scene Scanner

Posted on: January 7, 2022

City Forest Open for Skiing, Sledding

Posted on: January 4, 2022

Sanitary Landfill Resumes Winter Hours

Posted on: December 3, 2021

City to Mail Winter 2021 Tax Bills

Posted on: November 19, 2021

On-street Parking: Rules of the Road

Posted on: November 12, 2021

Thrune Park Closed for the Season

Posted on: October 8, 2021