Parks & Recreation

Town Hall
  • The Park and Recreation Department is located at Town Hall, 201 E. Main Street, West Branch, IA 52358. Phone: 319-643-4212  Fax: 319-643-2782 Rain Out Number: 319-643-8600  Cell Number 319-930-0393  Email: recdirector@westbranchiowa.org

Some of the Park and Recreation Department offerings include:

  • Fitness Classes, including Zumba, Boot Camp, Total Body Conditioning, and Pilates
  • Youth Activities, including Soccer, Flag Football, T-Ball, Track & Field, and Volleyball
  • Swimming Lessons at the Tipton Aquatics Center
  • Youth Summer Activities including Camp and Special Trips
  • Adult Sand Volleyball

West Branch Park and Recreation Rain Out Number:  319.643.8600

Click here for Facility Request form to reserve Beranek Park, Town Hall or Council Chambers

Click here for the West Branch Community Trails Plan 2011 (Draft)

West Branch Park & Rec Annual Report

Strategic Plan for Parks and Recreation Capital Improvements

West Branch Community Calendar 

Early Spring 2015 Newsletter

Summer Newsletter

Field Schedule

West Branch Parks and Recreation 2015 Summer Day Camps


Red Cross Swim Lessons July 6th-July 17th


Blast Ball and Preschool Tball Registrations are now available

  • Online registration available here!  Payment must be made to the West Branch City Office.
  • Printable registration form
  • $20 registration fee or $35 if you need a West Branch Park and Recreation reversible jersey.
  • Registration and payment is due by May 22nd, 2015
  • Coaches are needed!
  • Blast ball division is for 3 and 4 year olds
  • Rookie division is for 4 and 5 year olds.
  • Games and practices will be Saturday mornings in June at Lions Field.

Iowa Gymnest Mobile Tumbling

  • Online Registration
  • Thursdays June 4th-August 6th
  • Must be at least 2 years old.
  • $80 fee payable the first day of class to Iowa Gym-nest
  • Classes are at West Branch Town Hall or Beranek Park

Making Strides(Kids Couch to 5K)

  • June 16th-7th
  • Open to boys and girls 3rd-6th grade.
  • Tuesdays 12:00pm-1:30pm  Fridays 9:30am-11:00am
  • $35 registration fee-payable to the City of West Branch
  • Online Registration

WBPR Get Moving

Take summer to a new level of exploration with the WBPR Get Moving Program.  This is a summer long challeng to keep children active all summer long.

  • All ages can participate
  • June 1st-August 31st
  • Registration must be completed by June 19th
  • Participants who complete at least 30 of the 80 activities will earn a free tshirt and be eligible to win weekly prizes.
  • There will be weekly prizes for thos that do at least 2 different activities each week.
  • Registration form
  • Activity list
  • Online registration


























Melissa Russell
Melissa Russell
Park & Recreation Director