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'Magical' Villa Barr Art Park a must-visit attraction
With indoor entertainment venues closed to prevent the spread of COVID-19, many of us have ... read more
Artist-in-Residence hopes to inspire with latest work
The Villa Barr Art Park Artist-in-Residence Susan Timura has created a beautiful piece that is ... read more
Pickleball courts coming to Wildlife Woods Park
Approval to construct pickleball courts at Wildlife Woods Park was one of the highlights of ... read more
Novi Parks, Library excited about safe return
They’re back!!! Actually, they never really left, but these last few months – when ... read more
Sign up to play with the Novi Parks Soccer Club
The deadline to join a team in the Novi Parks Soccer Club is fast approaching. Registration is ... read more
Watch the sunset over Walled Lake
MLive went live from Pavilion Shore Park on Sunday night to watch the sunset over Walled Lake. read more
Check out the new Tim Pope Memorial Playground
Novi Parks, Recreation and Cultural Services is ramping up programming and is eager to get ... read more
Lakeshore Park set to open in August
The enhancements at Lakeshore Park are back in motion after a lengthy delay due to the COVID-19 ... read more
Check out Novi High School's talented artists
The talent of our Novi High School students is typically on full display inside the Novi Civic ... read more
Playgrounds in Novi are now open
Playgrounds in Novi - like the Tim Pope Memorial Play Structure that is pictured - are now ... read more
Novi's eSports Leagues kick off week of June 14
Novi Parks is calling all gamers! We are offering eSports Rec Leagues starting the week of June ... read more
Dance with Novi Parks through virtual classes
A few of our favorite dance classes are going virtual! Find more information and get registered ... read more
Novi Parks Soccer Club tryouts going virtual
Novi Parks Soccer Club is forming select level teams for the 2020-21 soccer year! Select teams ... read more
Novi remembers the fallen on Memorial Day
Mayor Bob Gatt hosted a Memorial Day Ceremony earlier this morning to honor and remember all ... read more
Check out the ways to enjoy Novi's parks safely
A beautiful weekend is on the horizon and everyone is surely eager to get outside and enjoy the ... read more
Tune in Monday for Novi Memorial Day Ceremony
We hope you will make time to join us Monday as we go "live" at 9am on Facebook for ... read more
Run with us in the virtual Memorial Day Run
Novi Parks is calling all runners, walkers, and joggers to join us for the Novi Memorial Day ... read more
Join Novi Parks for a virtual fitness class
Novi Parks is happy to announce that they will be starting paid virtual fitness classes.
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At-Home Sports Series: Volleyball passing
Coach Jo from Leisure Unlimited is back to show us how to properly pass the volleyball. Check ... read more
Explore Novi and share your favorite park with us
One thing that has stayed consistent through the "Stay Home, Stay Safe" order is the ... read more
Spring color is just around the corner
The trees and flowers are beginning to bloom, bringing a new season of discovery and beauty to ... read more
Sustainable ways to enjoy Novi Parks
Each year, the United States generates about 260 million tons of trash – that’s ... read more
Re-creating recreation with Novi Parks
It’s times like these where we need each other more than ever. It’s why we still ... read more
At-Home Sports Series: Basketball dribbling drills
Welcome back to our special At-Home Sports Series featuring the Pistons Academy! Now its ... read more
Nature. Nurture. Novi: The benefits of planting tress
The next Nature. Nurture. Novi program is called Spread Some Shade: The Benefits of Planting ... read more
Take a virtual tour of Villa Barr Art Park
The four-acre Villa Barr property, previously owned by David Barr and dancer Beth Dwaihy Barr ... read more
Novi Concert Band connecting us with music
We love that the Novi Concert Band is still connecting us with music! Check out Diran ... read more
At-Home Karate with the Family Self Defense Center
Keep your karate skills sharp or learn something new in this video provided by the Family Self ... read more
Get creative with your snacks, make food art
Let's get creative with our snacks today! Arrange it to make an animal, flower, favorite ... read more
At-Home Sports Series: Pickleball drills
For our next installment of the At-Home Sports Series, check out these Pickleball drills ... read more
Novi earns Sterling Tree City USA honor for 28 ...
The City of Novi’s “Sterling” urban forestry program has become one of just ... read more
Stretch & Strength class with Jo Schirtzinger
Missing our Stretch & Strength class? Check out this short video created by Jo for some ... read more
Novi Parks At-Home Sport Series: Basketball drills
Get ready for another session with Marv Fox and Meticulous Basketball. It is a part of our At ... read more
Enjoy Chair Yoga with instructor Iris Lokar
For those individuals looking to take a chair yoga class, here's a recorded Chair Yoga ... read more
Novi Concert Band still finding ways to share music
The Novi Concert Band is still finding ways to share their music with us. Check out ... read more
Make your own colorful sand with the kids
Running out of ideas to keep the kids busy? Here's a new craft where you can make colored ... read more
Sensory play with colorful spaghetti worms
Today's sensory play idea? A bucket of colorful spaghetti worms! You can find most of the ... read more
Try our 14-day Spring Cleaning Checklist
What better time than the present to get your spring cleaning tackled. Get the family involved, ... read more
Video: Try Hatha Yoga at home with Laurie Lahti
For those individuals looking to take a yoga class, here's a recorded Hatha Yoga video ... read more
Novi Parks At-Home Sports Series: Cricket
Our latest At-Home Sports Series brings you a KidzCric Mini-Clinic! read more
Join our virtual Campout!
Join us for a virtual campout on the read more
Explore nature with artist Malcolm Wang
Our April Atrium Artist, Malcolm Wang, loves using his art to make people feel happy. He ... read more
Learn how to make a plastic water bottle sun catcher
Make a water bottle sun catcher by recycling plastic bottles with this great recycled art ... read more
Video: Foraging Forests with Amber Garrison
Do you need an excuse to go for a nice woodland wander? Do you love gardening and want to yield ... read more
Take care of your mental health with Headspace
Now more than ever it is important to take care of yourself and others while each of us stays ... read more
At-Home Karate Training by the Family Self Defense ...
The Family Self Defense Center has generously put together a short video covering Karate basics ... read more
Novi Parks At-home Sports Series: Soccer Skills
Our next At-Home Sports Series features Coach Laine Nakfoor. She coaches our Boys 2008 & ... read more
Novi Parks At-home Sports Series: Tennis Games
Continuing our At-Home Sports Series is Coach Todd Beyer. Join him in doing a few tennis games ... read more
Novi Parks at-home sports series: Lacrosse Wall Ball
Stay active and continue working on your skills at home with our At-Home Sports Series! Coach ... read more
Practice social distancing when using Novi's parks ...
In response to the Stay Safe, Stay Home Order issued by Governor Whitmer, the staff at Novi ... read more
Family Self Defense Center: A Community Partner
The Family Self Defense Center is proud to celebrate its 28 year anniversary and is especially ... read more
Novi municipal facilities closed to the public
After much consideration, and following the guidance of Gov. Whitmer's Emergency ... read more
Novi Parks receives grant funding for goals at ...
The City of Novi Parks, Recreation and Cultural Services Department is receiving grant funding ... read more
KultureCity helps those with sensory needs
Jessica Mistak knows the situation all too well. It’s a Friday night and she’s ... read more
Get involved with the City of Novi
The power of volunteerism is strong in Novi. We have dedicated residents who freely give of ... read more