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  • 2014-15 Peewee State Champs!
  • Special Event Room
  • Hockey Tournament Awards Ceremony
  • Wrestling Camp
  • Boudro Wrestling Camp Technicians
  • Home & Gun Show
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Little Bear East Community Center

Welcome to the Little Bear East Arena & Community Center, home of  The St. Ignace Recreation Department

The Community Center has a convention room, multi purpose exhibit space, NHL size ice rink and a fitness center. The Community Center hosts a variety of events to include The St. Ignace Home Show, hockey tournaments, wrestling tournaments, concerts, wedding receptions, business meetings and much more!
The St. Ignace Recreation Department offers baseball/softball, flag football, soccer, hockey and basketball programs. The St. Ignace Recreation Department promotes healthy living by sponsoring free walking inside the community center. 

"Providing quality community service, stimulating local economic growth and promoting healthy living."


Little Bear News

Free Fab Friday and Mite Jamboree Weekend

By Little Bear East Arena & Community Center 01/01/2018, 8:30am EST

Once again Little Bear East Arena will have a Free Fab Friday, January 5, 2018. Sponsored by the Mackinac Round Table. The following day will be the Mite Jamboree on Saturday January 6, 2018. We look forward to seeing everyone this weekend for family fun and exciting hockey!

Merry Christmas

By Little Bear East Arena 12/20/2017, 7:45am EST

The Staff at Little Bear East Arena would like to wish everyone a Merry Christmas and very Happy New year!


Free Fab Friday

By Little Bear East 11/22/2017, 10:45am EST

This week we will be hosting another Free Fab Friday! Join us for skating, pop, pizza, music, and family fun. Bring the whole family and enjoy the evening at Little Bear East Arena & Community Center.

Association Individual/Team Pictures

By Little Bear East 11/21/2017, 7:00am EST

Pictures will start 30 minutes prior to the scheduled practice times.

December 6th-Initiaion/Mites, Peewee, And Midgets

December 7th-Squirts

Pickle Ball

By Little Bear East 11/15/2017, 8:45am EST

Free Pickle Ball starts soon! It will be held at the St. Ignace Elementary Gym, Wednsdays 6pm-8pm, November 22 & 29, December 6, 13, 20, & 27, January 10, 17, 24, & 31.



Monday: 8:00  AM - 3:00 PM
Tuesday: 8:00 AM-  3:00 PM
Wednesday: 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Thursday: 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Friday: 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Closed Saturday & Sunday

Phone: (906) 643-8676