Easter Egg Hunt (8yrs & under)

For ages 8 years and under, join us Sunday, April 2, beginning promptly at 3:00 pm, at the Will Baker Athletic Fields. Children find plastic eggs filled with candy or prizes and all egg hunters receive participation gifts at the close of the Hunt.  The Easter Bunny will also be there so bring your cameras!

Source link

Decorah Parks and Rec: Soccer League Registration

Available Leagues Include:

 (3-4 yrs) Pee Wee Coed
 (5-6 yrs) Kinder Coed
 1st- 4th Grade Boys
 1st-4th Grade Girls
 5th-7th Grade Coed


Leagues run Saturday mornings, April 1 thru May 13, at Will Baker Athletic Fields. Pee Wee Coed will begin Saturday April 22 thru May 13.

All players will be required to wear shin guards which Park-Rec. provides at the fields. Players are asked to pick up their schedule and team shirt at the Park-Rec. Office on Thursday, March 30.

PARENTS: Two volunteer coaches are needed for each team. Park-Rec. staff will also assist with this program.

Register Today: https://decorahparkrec.activityreg.com/selectactivity_t2.wcs

Free Event- Palisades Night Out

Decorah Parks and Recreation is hosting a free, fun night out in Palisades Park.

Friday March 3, 2023 at Palisades Park from 7:00pm– 8:30pm

Join us on a guided walk through the park with activities and games along the way! Enjoy a campfire with hot chocolate and s’mores– we’ll bring the marshmallows and graham crackers, you bring the filling!

Please copy and paste the below link to your web browser to sign up!


Job Opening: Parks and Facilities Assistant

Parks and Facilities Assistant

Job Type: Full Time

The City of Decorah is accepting applications for the position of Parks and Facilities Assistant.  Minimum qualifications include a high school diploma or equivalent with an associates degree in natural resource management, conservation, construction or a related field preferred.  The candidate must possess a valid driver’s license. The candidate must possess or obtain a class B CDL with air brake endorsement, and a commercial pesticide applicator license within six months of hiring date.  Position subject to post-offer physical examination including drug testing, background check and motor vehicle records check.  Competitive benefit package offered.  Applications and complete job description may be obtained at the City Clerk’s Office, Decorah Municipal Center, 400 Claiborne Drive or online at www.decorahia.org.

For more information call (563)382-3651.  Return application, cover letter and resume along with a minimum of 3 professional, work-related references to:  City of Decorah, Attn: Keri Sand, City Clerk, Tr., PO Box 138, Decorah, IA, 52101 or ksand@decorahia.org

Applications accepted until 1:00 p.m., February 22,2023. M/F Disabled and Veteran EEO/AA Employer.

For more information visit, https://www.decorahia.org/city-job/parks-facilities-assistant

The post Job Opening: Parks and Facilities Assistant appeared first on Decorah Park & Recreation Department.

Source link

Winter Walkers

Decorah Parks and Recreation invites the community to join our Winter Walkers program beginning Wednesday, January 4th! Winter Walkers is a fun way for folks of all ages to stay active, spend time outside, and stay motivated during the winter when we are oftentimes less likely to bundle up and head outdoors. The aim of this program is to get moving every day, so feel free to participate as a walker, runner, biker, or whatever keeps you moving! 

Source link

Wayside Ice Rink and Warming House

The ice rink is open for season. The ice rink is always open for skating throughout the winter except when the ‘Stay Off Ice’ sign is posted. Please obey signage at the rink while staff continue flooding and prep for daily use. The Wayside Warming House is open and staffed throughout the season during the hours specified below.

Source link

1 2 3 5