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Camping in Ferndale, register now for July 16-17 event

July 7th 2011

The Ferndale Family Campout runs from July 16 to 17 and costs $25 per campsite. Campers register for a site through the Kulick Community Center, please call (248)544-6767 for more information or visit us at

Save Money Getting in Shape at the Kulick Center Fitness Studio

March 6th 2011

The Kulick Community Center offers residents and nonresidents low cost work out options with their community fitness studio.

Sweetheart Date Night Memories

February 18th 2011

Ferndale Recreation hosted this year’s Sweetheart Date Night on Friday, February 11 at the Gerry Kulick Community Center. The recreation department paired up with the Emory to offer guests a special, Sweetheart Date Night menu for a delicious dinner prior the dance. Many couples took advantage of the special and enjoyed a wonderful dinner beforehand.

Registration Open for Spring Soccer

February 17th 2011

Spring is in the air and Ferndale Recreation is ready to launch one of it’s most popular team activities, soccer! The Little Kickers league is for toddlers through three years old. Then there are teams for Under 6, Under 8, and Under 10. The coaches and referees are volunteers, mainly parents.

Gage Continues Support for SAE Clean Snowmobile Challenge

February 12th 2011

Gage Products Company will supply fuel and serve as an official sponsor of the annual Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE) Clean Snowmobile Challenge scheduled for March 7-12 at Michigan Technological University in Houghton, Michigan.

Sweetheart Date Night at Rec. Center Plus Free Dinner at the Emory

February 4th 2011

The deadline to register for Sweetheart Date Night is Feb. 10. Sign up online at, or stop by The Kulick Community Center at 1201 Livernois between 10am and 3pm, Monday through Thursday.

Committee Recommends Headlee Override

December 30th 2010

The Financial Planning Committee held a public meeting on Dec. 29, 2010 to present options to residents for balancing the city’s budget, recommending that Council puts a Headlee Over-Ride on the ballot for the residents to vote on. The presentation was just a rough draft of what the Committee will be presenting to Council, who will make the ultimate decision of how to move forward.

Zumba: Getting Ferndale Movin’

November 1st 2010

A new six week class starts Nov. 4, and meets every Thursday at 6:00pm at the Kulick Community Center at 1201 Livernois. Although online registration is closed, those interested in taking the class can sign up in person or by phone at (248) 544-6767. More information about Ferndale Recreation Activities can be found at

Forces Combine for Fall Festival Fun – Oct 23

October 16th 2010

…This year’s festival is a joint effort by Ferndale Recreation, Ferndale Area Chamber of Commerce, and Cystic Fibrosis Foundation. There will be kids games, pony rides, hay rides, concessions, pumpkin and apple sales, an arts & crafts fair, rock climbing wall and much more….(read more)

Ferndale Girls Basketball Coach Shot and Killed

October 8th 2010

…Reports out today say that Shawn Patrick was shot execution-style by two assailants in masks in front of his home on Milwaukee Street in Detroit, in front of his two teenage children. Patrick was coach of the Ferndale High school girls basketball team….(read more)