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: Get some SUPER powers at the Library this Summer.  It's fun and it's easy to do. Simply stop in the Kothe meorial Library to sign up for Every Hero Has a Story summer reading program.  This program is a special summertme activity designed for those who are age preschool through sixth grade and runs from June 3 to July 9th. When kids register they can guess how many pieces of candy are in the jar, choose their favorite tattoo, and get a piece of bubble gum. Kids can also make a craft to display in the library.  Boys and Girls who are going into 4-6th grade this fall will meet on Wednesday afternoons from 1-2 PM. Preschool will meety for 1 hour on Thursday mornings from 10-11 and those going into 1-3rd grade will meet on Thursday afternoons from 1-2 PM. For all who meet their reading goals, there will be a pool party on July 9th.  All sessions are free, and include crafts and snacks. 

Calendar of Events:

 May 28 Story Time 10-11 AM

May 29 Last Day of School

June 1,8,15,22,29 Clothes Closet 6-7:30 PM

June 3 Summer Reading 4th-6th grade 1-2 PM

June 4 Summer Reading Story Time 10-11

June 4 Summer Reading 1-3 grade 1-2 PM

June 8 Friends Board Meeting 8:30 AM

June 8 Book Club at Noon






RAGBRAI is coming to Parkersburg on July 22nd, 2015. Plans are being made to give them all a "royal" welcome. 

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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