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: Please join us on Monday February 27, at 6:30 PM in welcoming guest author, William Close. He will be at the Library for a book talk and signing event with his book, titled BIG. Mr. Close was an art instructor at Peet J. High, and the book is a display of the oversized sculptures that he and his students created.  All are welcome to attend. 

Coming soon-save the date.  Lori Uhlenhopp (Aplington Artworks) will join us for an evening of canvas painting on Monday, March 6 5-8PM. Cost is $25.00  per person, to cover the cost of the class instruction, 12 X 16 canvas and painting supplies.  All teens and adults are welcome to attend. A light refreshment will be served. Please sign up and prepay by Wednesday, March 1, to reserve your place in the class. 

Calendar of Events:

February 22, March 1.8,15,22,29 Wednesday Morning Story Time 10-11

March 1 Pajama Story Time, 6:30 PM (Note: this is a Wednesday Night)

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

February 27 Guest Author, William Close 6:30 PM





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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