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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 For Winter/Spring 2015 Classes Begins December 9!

Take a sneak peek at all the returning and new classes and programs by clicking on the image at right!

Brunch with Santa (Ages 2-7)
December 13   Giovannetti Community Shelter   Saturday 9-11 a.m.   $10
Register by December 5
Come enjoy breakfast with Santa, make holiday cards and decorate cookies. Don't forget your list to give to Santa and your camera for picture taking. Parents/adult should attend with child
Cookies for Santa (Ages 3-9)
December 6    Giovannetti Community Shelter     Saturday 10-11 a.m.   $8
Register by December 1
Join us as we decorate cookies for Santa. Be sure to bring a container to take treats home!

Flashlight Candy Cane Hunt
December 12     Giovannetti Community Shelter     Friday 6:30 - 7:30 p.m.  $7
Register by December 12
Bring your bag and flashlight and come help us find all the candy canes and candy on the grounds surrounding the Giovannetti Community Shelter.  Enjoy hot cocoa and cider. Bring a camer for pictures with Santa!

Coming Soon - Adult Programs 

The following programs and others will start with new classes in January.  See the new Winter/Spring 2015 Program Guide for more information.

Yoga with Beth
Join us this very popular class.  De-stress and sooth the inner spirit by calming both the mind and body

PiYo Strength
Increase strength, core stability and agility with the dynamic movements of PiYo Strength.

INSANITY® Certified Instructor led workout is a live cardio-based, total-body conditioning program

NEW! Plant-based Cooking: Delicious & Nutritious
In this class, you will learn how to prepare easy, healthy, delicious and nutritious meals using vegetables, fruit, grains, nuts and seeds.

NEW Bridal Floral Workshop For the DIY Bride!
You don't have to spend thousands of dollars on flowers for your wedding to look like you did! This mini-workshop series is for the DIY bride. In three easy classes, you'll learn how to make wedding Boutonniers and corsages, fabulous table centerpieces for the reception, and gorgeous bride and bridesmaids bouquets.  

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.

Information for Residents and Business Owners on the Emerald Ash Borer

McDivitt Grove Cemetary Plots Now Available
After re-assessing the West Addition of McDivitt Grove Cemetary, a small number of traditional burial lots are now available for purchase.  Price for Urbandale residents is $400 and $500 for non-Urbandale residents.  For additioanl information, please contact Urbandale Parks and Recreation at 278-3963.


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