Roller Skating
Saturday, February 25, 2017 - 6:00pm
Robert A. Lee Recreation Center
Roller Skating
Friday, March 3, 2017 - 6:00pm
Grant Wood Elementary


Winter/Spring 2017 Activities

Take a look at all the Iowa City Recreation Division can offer you and your family this season. The Recreation Activity Guide is now available online and in hard copy at Robert A. Lee Community Recreation Center, 220 South Gilbert Street; Mercer Aquatic Center/Scanlon Gymnasium, 2701 Bradford Drive; and Iowa City Public Library, 123 South Linn Street; Iowa City City Hall, 410 E. Washington Street.

View the 2017 Winter/Spring Activity Guide here:

Ready to sign up? Visit our activity registration page:

2017 Spring Break Camp Information

Looking for a fun and educational outlet for your child during Spring Break? Look no further than the Iowa City Parks and Recreation Department's Spring Break Camp, scheduled March 13-17, 2017 from 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Registration begins Wednesday, Feb. 22.  

For more information visit our camps page:





Arts and attractions Services
Park Services
Parks and Recreation
220 S. Gilbert Street
Iowa City, IA
Phone Number: 
Office Hours: 
Current pool temps 2.24.17
Mercer Park Aquatic Center: 82°
Robert A. Lee Rec Center: 83°
City Park Pool: Closed for the season
For pool hours, see "General Pool Info" web page.

Robert A. Lee Community Recreation Center &
Mercer Park Recreation Center/ Scanlon Gym
Facility Hours:
Monday- Friday, 6:30 a.m.*- 9 p.m.
Saturday, 9 a.m.- 8 p.m.
Sunday, 11 a.m. - 8 p.m.

*Customer service hours start at 8 a.m.

Special hours/closures notifications listed at top of P&R page.