department of parks and recreation
The City of Greenville’s Recreation Division is committed to and accountable for
providing a diverse range of quality programs and services to our community that
promotes fun, wellness and education in a welcoming and safe environment.
The Parks and Recreation department offers a variety of recreational programs for
youth, teens, adults and seniors. From soccer to softball, and from after-school
care to summer camp, we have something for every age and interest.
Special Event: MLB Pitch, Hit and Run Competition!
Registration: 9-9:45 am Saturday, May 11, 2013
Competition: Begins at 10 am
Pitch, Hit & Run™ is the official skills competition of Major League Baseball®.
This grassroots program is designed to provide youngsters with an opportunity to
compete, free of charge, in a competition that recognizes individual excellence
in core baseball/softball skills..
Boys and girls are divided into four age divisions: 7/8, 9/10, 11/12, 13/14, and
have the chance to advance through four levels of competition, including Team Championships
at Major League ballparks and the National Finals at the 2013 MLB™ All-Star Game®.
The individual Pitching, Hitting and Running Champions, along with the All-Around
Champion in each age and gender group at the Local Competition will be awarded and
advance to the Sectional Level of Competition.
All participants must check-in and/or register before 9:45 a.m. Participants must
bring a copy of their birth certificate and have their parent or guardian fill out
a registration/waiver form prior to the start of the competition. No metal cleats
allowed at the competition. All participants will receive one free ticket to the
Greenville Drive game that evening.
Interested participants are encouraged to pre-register by calling the City’s Athletics
office at 864-467-8011. For questions concerning the competition, please contact Cameron
Campbell, Parks and Recreation Department Athletic Coordinator, at 864-467-8011
Download Registration form
Program Instructors Needed
The City of Greenville Parks and Recreation Department is currently seeking instructors
to offer fun and exciting recreational and educational classes to our community.
Our department offers a wide variety of recreational programs to citizens of all
ages. These programs take place in city parks, community centers and other locations.
Youth Athletics Programs cater to children ages 5-18, and provide numerous benefits
from playing in organized youth sports. Youth sports sponsored by the City of Greenville
Parks and Recreation Department provide the opportunity for boys and girls to learn
good sportsmanship and progressively develop skills. The Athletics Program is dedicated
to providing quality athletic competition, instruction, and participation for youth
and adults in Greenville through camps, clinics, and leagues.
Officials, scorekeepers, and coaches are always needed for both youth and adult
programs. For information on any athletic program, call 864-467-8011.
View a full list of Youth Recreation Programs