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: A reminder for all Star Wars Fans-October 24 is our next Trivia Program, and this time it's all things Star Wars. Join us on Tuesday, October24, from 2:30-3:30 PM for a Star Wars Trivia Competition, with snacks and prizes. Individuals and teams  of all ages are welcome, but Star Wars Fans younger than 8 need to be accompanied by an  adult. 

For all who are interested in wrestling, the library will be welcoming author/guest speaker Mike Chapman on Satruday, October 28 at 11:00 AM. Chapman is retired from a 35 year newspaper career, author of 29 books and movie screenplays, founder of WIN magazine. He is a featured speaker at over 200 events, appearances on TV shows including ESPN, A & E , Fox Sports Iowa Public Television, Fox Friends, guest on over 100 radio talk shows. Chapman has met and interviewed Ron Reagan, Muhammad Ali, Robert Redford, and many other stars of movies and sports.  He was named National Wrestling Writer of the Year five times, and is a member of eight hall of fame......and more. Please join us for this free program, funded by the Butler County Community Foundation Grant. All are welcome to attend. 

Calendar of Events:

October 18,25 Wednesday Morning Story Time 10-11

October 18 Early Out After School Program with Joyce Knock 1-3 PM

October 23,30 Clothes Closet 6-7:30 PM

October 24 Star Wars Trivia for all ages 2:30-3:30 PM

October 28 Mike Chapman, guest author/wrestling expert 11:00 AM











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

View our Business Directory

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