Get going! Iowa City Parks and Recreation will host a sports night from 6:45-7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, May 23, 2018, at Wetherby Park, 2400 Taylor Dr. This is a family friendly event with soccer and basketball skill challenges and activities for youth. Free basketballs and soccer balls will be available for families to take home until supplies run out. There is no fee to participate in this event. RSVP to the Facebook event for updates and reminders

This program is made possible through the Invest Health initiative with funding from the by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and Reinvestment Fund. The Invest Health initiative aims to develop ways to increase public and private funds to improve the health of residents in neighborhoods confronted with the largest obstacles to optimal health.

For more information about Invest Health, contact Neighborhood and Development Services Director Tracy Hightshoe at 319-356-5244 or

Date of publication

Monday, May 14, 2018