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Posted on: August 20, 2018

Welcome to the Leisure Services Department

Hello and Welcome to the Leisure Services Department.  The Leisure Services Department is open Monday through Friday, 9:00 AM TO 6:00 PM.  (NOTE:  The Leisure Services Department will be closed on Monday, September 3rd ...

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Leisure Services
Posted on: August 17, 2018

Leisure Services FALL 2018 Activities Brochure / Registration Information

Our Fall 2018 brochures are available! Please see information below regarding Fall registration dates for online (started August 20th) and mail, e-mail, fax or in-person (starting August 27th).

Please see the list below for easy ways to register for your Fall 2018 activities:

1. ONLINE at www.cityofdubuque.org/recreation started Monday, August 20th at 9:00 am.  A small convenience fee is charged by the hosting company and this fee is non-...

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Leisure Services
Posted on: August 7, 2018

Leisure Services Department - Fall 2018 Scholarships

The Fall 2018 Scholarship applications are now available for pickup. See below for important scholarship information.

Scholarship applications will be accepted (in person only) beginning Monday, August 20th at the Leisure Services Department, 2200 Bunker Hill Road or the Multicultural Family Center at 1157 Central Avenue.  (NOTE:  Scholarships are based...

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Leisure Services
Posted on: August 1, 2018

Playtime for Tots - 2018 Fall Registration

This special Neighborhood Recreation Program is a 5-day per week program (Mon-Fri) for 3 and 4 year-olds. It is designed to be a structured recreational program including activities such as games, stories, music and art, developed around a weekly theme.

Registration is now taking place for our 2018 Fall sessions of Playtime for Tots.  Session I began on Monday, August 20th and goes through Friday, October 12th, no class on Labor Day, September 3rd.  Session II will begin on Monday, Octo...

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Posted on: August 1, 2018

Are You Interested in Working for the Leisure Services Department?

Throughout the year, the Leisure Services Department has job openings for seasonal employment in a variety of areas such as after-school sports/program leaders, swim instructors, gym supervisors, officials, playground leaders, et cetera.

If you are interested in applying for a position within the City of Dubuque, Leisure Services Department, all job applications need to be completed electronically.  Please visit our City of Dubuque website at www.cityofdubuque.org/employment.

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Leisure Services
Posted on: August 16, 2018

Leisure Services Department - Rec 'n Roll Trailer

Be looking for our Rec ' n Roll Trailer this summer throughout the City of Dubuque.  The Rec 'n Roll trailer is filled with an imagination playground, games and activities, and more, to provide fun and enjoyment for everyone, wherever yo...

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Leisure Services
Posted on: August 16, 2018

Adult Athletics - Fall Softball / Winter Basketball & Volleyball Leagues

If you are interested in participating in our Fall 2018 softball, Winter adult basketball and/or adult volleyball leagues, please contact us.  Registration materials are available.

For further information, please contact the Leisure Services Depar...

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Leisure Services
Posted on: August 21, 2018

Pool Operating Hours / Last Day for 2018 Season

Flora Pool* operating hours for OPEN SWIM are as follows:

(TODAY) Tuesday, August 21st through Friday, August 24th, 1:00 to 5:00 pm only.

Water Walkers' Appreciation Week is (TODAY) Tuesday, August 21st through Friday, August 24th from 7:00 am to 1:00 pm an...

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Leisure Services
Posted on: July 25, 2018

Miller Riverview Campground

The Miller Riverview Park and Campground is OPEN.  (re-opened on July 25th)  Online camping reservations* can be made at https://properties.camping.com/miller-riverview-park-and-campground/reservations.  For campground updates, ...

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Leisure Services
Posted on: August 1, 2018

2018 City Expo - Tuesday, September 18th

Mark your calendar for our City Expo on Tuesday, September 18th from 4:00 to 7:00 pm at the Five Flags Center.

More information to come.

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Leisure Services
Posted on: May 25, 2018

City Parks Are Open thru Sunday, October 28th / Reserve Pavilions 23 Months in Advance

Pavilions/Council Ring Areas are available to rent in A.Y. McDonald, Eagle Point, Flora, Jackson, Miller Riverview, Murphy, Port of Dubuque and Washington Parks.  CLOSING DATE FOR ALL CITY PARKS FOR THE 2018 SEASON IS SUNDAY, OCTOBER 28TH.

Reserva...

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Leisure Services
Posted on: August 1, 2018

Come Golf With Us at the Bunker Hill Golf Course / Special Fall Rates begin October 1st

Need some stress relief?  Come tee it up for a lot of fun at the Bunker Hill Golf Course, an 18-hole golf course conveniently located in the rolling hills of central Dubuque.  Our golf course is user-friendly, as well as a test for all l...

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Leisure Services
Posted on: August 1, 2018

Port of Dubuque Marina

The Port of Dubuque Marina offers free docking for up to three (3) hours on weekdays.  Transient slips are available for overnight stays in the Marina, the charge is $1.25 per foot of the boat.  Reservations can be made online at www.por...

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Leisure Services
Posted on: May 1, 2018

2018 Pet Park Passes on Sale

Stop by the Leisure Services Department to purchase your 2018 Pet Park season passes.  (NOTE:  Season passes are valid May 1st through April 30th of the following year.)

FEES:  $25.00 for residents; $35.00 for non-reside...

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Leisure Services
Posted on: August 1, 2018

Softball Field Practices

If you are interested in making a softball field reservation for a team practice, game and/or tournament, please contact Supervisor Brian Feldott at 563-589-4316 or email Brian at bfeldott@cityofdubuque.org. 

The Leisure Services Department is ope...

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Leisure Services
Posted on: July 2, 2018

Swimming Pool and Water Playground Rentals - Reserve 23 Months in Advance

Have you thought about scheduling your employee outing, youth group activities or birthday party at the Flora and/or Sutton pools for the summer? You may reserve your pool rental dates twenty-three months in advance.

Flora Pool is available for rental on Friday and Saturday evenings from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Cost is $325.  (NOTE:  All 2018 Flora Pool private party dates are already reserved.)

Nicholas J. Sutton Pool is available for rental on Sa...

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Leisure Services
Posted on: July 2, 2018

Comiskey Center Rental / Bunker Hill Clubhouse Rental

Are you looking for a place to host a baby shower, birthday party, retirement party or a holiday party?

The Comiskey Center multi-purpose recreation building is located at the corner of 24th and Washington Street (255 East 24th Street). The facility is available to rent on Friday evenings, Saturday afternoons/evenings and Sunday mornings/afternoons. The fac...

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