Parks & Recreation

  • 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:
  • 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 a Field Request form to request Summer League Fields, Lions Soccer Field, or Beranek Park Sand Volleyball Courts.

Strategic Plan for Parks and Recreation Capital Improvements

2017 Parks and Recreation Activities

West Branch Community Calendar 

Summer League Field Schedule

Lions Field Schedule-Coming soon

Beranek Park Sand Volleyball Courts Schedule- Coming soon


Summer 2017

 Day Camp Information

Passport to Summer- June 1st-August 11th

  • Get your summer passport stamped at various activities and collect prizes at the monthly parties.
  • Participants can participate in monthly ice cream partities on June 7th and July 5th and the end of the summer Pizza Party on August 11th.
  • Passports can be picked up at the West Branch Parks and Recreation Office or at any Parks and Recreation Summer Program(Monday Mayhem, Active Adventures, Swimming Lessons, Day Camp) or at the Summer League Concession Stand.
  • For every 10 passport stamps, participant can collect a prize.  Prizes are available at the Parks and Recreation Office, Monday Mayhem Program and at the Passport to Summer Ice Cream Parties and Pizza Party.
  • Click here for paper registration form.
  • Click here for online registration form.

Monday Mayhem-Weekly activities flyer

  • Drop in supervised park activities at Beranek Park from 12-2(weather permiting)
  • Each week will have a different theme and activities
  • June 5th-Bubble Mania
  • June 12th-Ooey Gooey
  • June 19th-Make a Splash
  • June 26th-Pinterest Party
  • Junly 3rd-Red, White, and Blue
  • July 10th-Out of this World
  • July 17th- Modern Masterpiece
  • Junly 24th-Christmas in July
  • July 31st-Going Green
  • August 7th-Anything Goes
  • Registration not required.


Harvey Peden Adult Co-ed Sand Volleyball

Red Cross Swim Lesson at James Kennedy Family Aquatic Center in Tipton

Active Adventures Session 1 and 2


Melissa Russell
Melissa Russell
Park & Recreation Director