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Let the Fun Begin - Parks and Recreation Logo URBANDALE PARKS & RECREATION  
Urbandale Parks and Recreation
3600 86th Street
Urbandale, IA  50322
(515) 278-3963

Hours:  Monday-Friday, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

:30 Second Video Introduction to Our Programs and Services here

Registration Today for Fall Classes!
Fun for the Entire Family this Fall! 

Red Cross Swimming Lessons
Water Aerobics
Yoga with Beth
Zumba Fitness
Co-Ed Volleyball Leagues
Men's Basketball Leagues
Social Media 101
And Much More!!!

Click the Program Guide image at right to view the complete Fall schedule!

2015 Facility Rentals
Residents of Urbandale began making reservations October 1, 2014, for 2015 facility rentals.  Non-residents may reserve the facilities for 2015 beginning January 2, 2015.  Rental reservations must be made in person at the Parks and Recreation office at 3600 86th Street.
Class Cancellations
Due to low enrollment numbers, the following classes have been cancelled:
Ultimate Body shaping
Quickstart Tennis
Slim N' Trim

Coming Soon - Youth Programs 

ACT Preparation

The ACT Test will be held in October and December.  Register for our 10 hour ACT Prep Course to learn tips and practice.  Next session of classes begin November 5.  Register by October 29.

Tae Kwon Do (Ages 7-11)
October 20-December 10, Senior Center Community Room, Mondays 4:30 - 5:15 p.m. or Wednesday, 4:15 - 5:00 p.m.
Register by October 13  $75
Self Defense for Girls (Ages 12-18)
Participants will learn the skills they need to keep themselves safe.  The program will focus on awareness, prevention, reducing your risks and avoiding risks.
October 20 - Nov 3, Senior Centenary Community Room,  Monday 5:15 - 6:00 p.m.  $25
Register by October 13

Good Time Gang Pre-School
Various pre-school programs for ages 2-5.  New sessions begin in October.  See our Registration page for days, times and activities.

Urbandale Beggars Night,  Thursday, October 30, 6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Hooray for Halloween! (Ages 2-12)
Come to Lions Park shelter house for a spooktacular night!  Children should dress in their favorite costumes and bring a sack for trick or treat candy. We will make crafts, decorate cookies and play games!
October 28, Lions Park Shelter House, Tuesday, 6:30 - 7:30 p.m.  $8
Register by October 21

Coming Soon - Adult Programs 

Coed Volleyball League
Urbandale Parks and Recreation is offering a Coed Volleyball League!  This 10-week league is followed by an end-of-season tournament.
Season:  November 2 - February
Sunday evenings, Urbandale Middle School
Registration Deadline:  October 24
Review League Packet and Registration Form

Social Media 101:  For Personal and Business Use 
Learn how to develop both a Profile and a Page on Facebook. Find out how to connect with family, friends or customers.  We will cover the dos and don'ts of posting, promoted posts, tracking and more. We will explore the growing popularity of Pinterest, Instagram and Google+.
October 14, Senior Center Computer Lab, Tuesday, 1:00 - 3:00 p.m.   $15
Register by October 7

Men's Basketball Leagues
Season: Oct 26 - Mid-February
Sunday Evenings
Registration Deadline:  October 24   (Limited to 30 teams.)
Review League Information Packet


Facility Reservations for 2014

Urbandale Parks and Recreation are taking facility reservations for 2014 .  For facility and rate information, see our Park Shelters and Rental Facilities page.


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