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

Learn to Ski or Snowboard Program at Sundown Mountain in Dubuque

  • Every Tuesday in February
  • 3 different options for Learn to Ski Program Fees: lift pass, lesson and rental for $115(recommended), lift pass and lessons for $85, or lesson only for $65.
  • Click here for Learn to Ski or Snowboard registration form.
  • Transportation van leaves from WBPL at 3:30pm and returns around 9:00pm.
  • $30 transportation fee payable to the City of West Branch.  Click here for registration form.
  • You do not need to ride in with the group to participate in the program.  Participants can drive themselves.
  • Registration is limited and available on a first come basis.
  • There must be at least 10 paid registrations by January 25th in order for the program occur.


Iowa Gym-nest Mobile Tumbling Program

  • Thursdays from 12:15-12:45 at West Branch Town Hall
  • For boys and girls ages 2-6yrs old
  • 10 week sessions
  • $80 fee payable to Iowa Gym-nest the first day of class
  • Session 2- November 30th-February 19th(West Branch class starts Thursday December 3rd)
  • Session 3- March 7th-May 13th(West Branch class starts Thursday March 10th)
  • Class times subject to change based on registration numbers
  • Online registration

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Melissa Russell
Melissa Russell
Park & Recreation Director