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: Gorgeous weather last week allowed for a great turnout at Wednesday morning Story Time. Jody talked about the letters C and D, which included a candy experiment and drumming fun. 

Wednesday morning Story Times are held weekly from 10-11 AM. Our Pajama Story Time has moved to the first Wednesday night of the month, for the months of March, April, May from 6:30-7PM. These story times exphasize early childhood development for toddlers and preschoolers, but children of all ages are welcomed to attend with an adult. 

Reminder: This comingt Monday evening is the painting class with Lori Uhlenhopp from Aplington Artworks. Sign up deadline is today. The class costs $25.00, and all particpants will get to take home their 12 X 16 canvas masterpiece. See our website or call the library for more details. All teens and adults are welcome to attend. 

Calendar of Events:

March 1,8,15,22,29 Wednesday Morning Story Time 10-11AM

March 1 Pajama Story Time, 6:30 PM (Note this moved to Wednesday night)

March 6,13,20,27 Clothes Closet 6-7:30 PM

March 6 Painting Class with Lori Uhlenhopp 5-8PM

March 7 Library Board Meeting 4:45 PM

March 13 Friends of the Library Meeting 8:30 AM

March 13 Brown Bag Book Club 12 Noon






Monday 10-8

Tuesday 10-5:30

Wednesday 10-8

Thursday 10-5:30

Friday 10-5:30

Saturday 10-1











































































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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