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 Report: Please join us for our next Trivia Day, with the Christmas Movies theme, on Wednesday, Nov. 29, from 3:30-4:30 pm. All ages are welcome to attend and prizes will be given out to the team with the highest score! Light snack is provided; Children under age 8 need to attend with an adult. Please call the library wth any questions at 319-346-2442.

The Christmas Open House at the library will be on Saturday, Dec. 2 from 4:30-6:30 pm. At 5:00 pm all are welcome to join Santa's Elf as a story is read, and then enjoy frosting a sugar cookie...all compliments of the Parkersburg Chamber! Enjoy some snacks, browse our Christmas books and movies, have some coffee or apple cider, and chat with the library staff!

Our final special program funded through the Butler County Community Foundation Grant is a Christmas Tea with historian, Kathy Wilson! She will be joining to share fun information about the Downton Abbey program, and Friends of the Parkersburg Library will be serving the Christmas tea and goodies. Please call the library to reserve your spot at this free event, which will be held on Thursday, Dec. 7, at 2:00 pm. 319-346-2442.

Calendar of Events:

November 22,29 Wednesday Morning Store Time 10-11 AM

November  27 Clothes Closet 6-7:30 PM

November 23 The Library will be closed for Thanksgiving Day

November 29 Christmas Movie Trivia Day 3:30-4:30 PM

















Library Hours:

Monday 10-8

Tuesday 10-5:30

Wednesday 10-8

Thursday 10-5:30

Friday 10-5:30

Saturday 10-1

Website: http://www.parkersburg.lib.ia.us














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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