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 WOW (Wacky Out Wednesday) kids have been letting their imaginations go wild.  The Kothe Memorial Library's 2 hour school early-out programs have proved to be a great place for kids to be a part of. School kids ave a chance to hang out with their friends while getting creative with everyopne's favorite building blocks: LEGOS

There has been some terrific projects that were made with the Library stash of Legos. The WOW kids proved that there aren't too many things you CAN'T build with Legos. 

Don't miss the next WOW Event, which is November 5, 2014 from 1:45 to 3 PM. 

Story Time Kids don't forget to wear your costume on October 30th for our Halloween Costume Parade. Story Time is each Thursday from 10-11. 

Calendar of Events: 

 October 23,30 Story Time 10-11

October 27 Clothes Closet 6-7:30









Library Hours:

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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Welcome to Parkersburg, Iowa blog!

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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