Parkersburg, Iowa is a great place to do business, live and raise a family. Our community slogan is "Come Grow With Us." Located in the southern part of Butler County, Iowa, the quality of life in Parkersburg is outstanding, and people continue to have a "can do" attitude.

The Parkersburg school system is a strength within our community, featuring outstanding educators and a staff who put kids first. Recreational opportunities are plentiful, with a swimming pool, two golf courses, three parks, a fitness center, ball parks, and a campground, just to highlight a few.

Come visit Parkersburg, Iowa and see "first hand" what makes our community special.

LIBRARY NEWS: The Christmas Cactus have arrived. These make perfect "hostess gifts" to give at Thanksgiving or Christmas. Thanks to the Friends of the Library for hosting this annual fundraiser. All proceeds are for the betterment of the library, and assist in providing funds for special programs, guest speakers, Summer Reading Program, and more. Stop in the browse the selection of beautiful colors to choose from. Cactus are $12.00. 

Santa's coming to the Library on Saturday, December 5th. Story Time begins at 10 AM and Santa will arrive at 10:30 AM to greet all the children, listen to their  requests and hand them a Christmas Sack. All are welcome to stop in, make a craft and enjoy some Christmas goodies. 

W.O.W. (Wacky Out Wednesday)  will be Wednesday, December 9th -1:30 to 3 PM. This is for children in grades K-6. For this early-out after school program, please wear old shirts, if you can, as we will be doing some painting. 




Calendar of Events:

Dec 3,10,17 - Story Time 10-11 AM (No Story Time on Tursday November 26, Dec. 24 or 31st

Nov. 30, Dec 7,14,21,28 Clothes Closet 6-7:30 PM

Nov 25 Closing at 5:30 PM

Nov 26 closed for Thanksgiving

Christmas Story Time on Dec 5th at 10AM, Santa Visit at 10:30 AM

W.O. W. Program Dec 9, 1:30-3 PM





















Library HOurs:

Monday 10-8, 

Tuesday 10-5:30

Wednesday 10-8

Thursday 10-5:30

Friday 10-5:30

Saturday 10-1 

Deb Decker, Director

Kothe Memorial Library

309 3rd Street, PO Box 160

Parkersburg, Iowa   50665



















The Swimming Pool is open. Family Pass is $105.00 for 5 people, and $10.00 additional for each person. Single pass is $55.00. Daily admission is $3.00 for anyone over 4 years old. $1.00 for age 3 and under. Everyone is required to pay even if they are only observing.  Pool rental is $60.00 for private parties. Forms for reservation are in the Guard House. 









More information to come soon. 








Government & Services
On the Parkersburg City Government & Services page, find essential services information for the Fire Department, Police Department, Emergency Medical Services & City Hall, as well as links to the City Council, its Committees & Boards, and meeting minutes.
City Hall: 319-346-2262, Police Department: 319-346-2422, Parkersburg Economic Development: 319-346-1023
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POSTED 27th December 2012

Learn about the History of Parkersburg and our Historical Society. Also, find links to the following Community pages:

American Legion &
Legion Auxiliary

Girl Scouts and Boy Scouts
Parkersburg Churches
Lions Club
Rotary Club

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