Forest City Parks and Recreation offers a wide variety of recreation opportunities throughout the year.  Registration dates for each program area will vary, see the online registration links for more details.

The 2017 Summer brochure includes a calendar of all summer programming. It will be available soon.

Registration for programs is available online by clicking on the program below or download the Spring Summer registration form and mail or drop off at the Parks and Rec office. We accept Mastercard and Visa. Click here for Payment Privacy Policy, Security Policy and Refund Policy.

If you have questions, contact the Forest City Parks & Rec Department  (641) 585-4860.

Program changes, cancellations and postponements due to weather or park conditions will be posted on Program Cancellation webpage, the Parks and Recreation Facebook page, and will be announced on KIOW 107.3FM. Program participants and parents are urged to check these sources before calling the Parks and Recreation phone number.


 2017 Baseball / Softball Programs
 Game Teams & Practice
Co-ed T-Ball
 Boys & girls ages 4 -6  May 22 – July 7
Coach Pitch Baseball   
 Boys 1st – 2nd grade May 22- July 7
Coach Pitch Softball
 Girls 1st – 2nd grade   May 22 – July 7  Registration    
Progressive Softball  Girls 3rd grade  May 15 – July 7
Progressive Baseball Boys 3rd grade  May 15 – July 7
Peewee Traveling Softball  Girls 4th – 5th grade
(starts with Softball Clinic – May 9 & 11)
Midget Traveling Softball  Girls 6th & 7th grade
(starts with Softball Clinic – May 9 & 11)
Peewee Traveling Baseball
 Boys  4th – 5th grade
starts with Baseball Clinic – May 9 & 11)
Midget Traveling Baseball  Boys 6th & 7th grade
(starts with Baseball  Clinic – May 9 & 11)

Aquatic Center   Description  Program Dates/times  Registration  Schedule
Swim Team  Boys & Girls ages 6- 18  June 7  – July 22th
Practices are at noon on  Mon,Tues,Thur, Fri/
Meets are in the evenings
 Registration  2017 Schedule
Female Swim  Suits for Swim Team  June 7 – July 22  Registration
Male Swim  Suits for Swim Team  June 7 – July 22  Registration
Parent T-Shirt  Parent T-shirt Registration
Individual Pool Pass  Aquatic Center opens May 29  Registration
Family Pool Pass  Aquatic Center opens May 29  Registration


2017 Summer Recreation Programs Program Dates/times  Registration Schedule
Cheerleading Girls k-5th grade  Mon & Wed 11:00 – noon/
June 13- July 15
 Registration  NA
Civic Kids Boys & Girls ages 4-6  Mon & Wed 10:00 – 11:00/
June 12 July 20
 Registration  NA
Jr. Theater Boys & Girls ages 6-17  Mon – Fri 9:00 – noon
June 12- July 1
 Registration  NA
Pickleball Boys & Girls Mid July start date


Fall/Winter Recreation Programs
Program Dates/times  Registration Schedule Rules
4th – 8th Grade
Basketball League
   Early Nov – mid Dec
4th – 8th Grade
Basketball League
  Jan – March
Youth Soccer
Boys & Girls ages  4- 10   Starts Sept 10.    Schedule
Volleyball Grades 4th -6th   Starts Sept. 10     Schedule


2017 Adult Recreation Programs Program Dates/times  Registration  Schedule Rules
Drop-in Basketball   Ages 20 and Over
Jan – March
     NA      NA  NA
Men’s Slow Pitch Softball League
Ages 18 & over
 Tues evenings, starts July
    NA    2016 Men’s Slow Pitch Softball
Lap Swim & Current Channel Walk
  Ages 18 and over  8 – 9 A.M Mon-Friday
    NA NA
Co-ed Sand Volleyball League  Ages 16 and over  Wed. Evenings, Starts Sept. 14
   2016 Adult Sand Volleyball

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REFUND POLICY:  Refunds will be provided on a case by case basis. Please call our office at 641-585-4860 to request a refund.