Parks and Recreation

Park and Recreation

Park & Recreation Staff

Doug Meinecke

Vice Chairperson
Steve Haupert

Council Representative
Matt Weitrich and Matt Gordon

Parks and Recreation Director
Vicky Lautner

Assistant Director
Emily Vander Wilt

Wellness/Pool Supervisor
Simeon Lang

Parks & Cemetery Supt.
Dave Davis

School Board Representative
Sam Harding

Board Members: Tracy Deal, Lee Horbach, Mary Pedersen, Rosemary Hoyt

Generic Registration Form

Jefferson Park & Recreation Calendar (PDF)

Click here for Parks & Recreation Commission Agenda 08-21-19 (PDF)

Click here for Board Meeting Minutes 07-17-19 (PDF)

Click here for Board Meeting Minutes 07-29-19 (PDF)

Jefferson Park and Recreation Program Evaluation (PDF)

Fall Program Registrations:

Boys Youth BB League 2019
Flag Football
Recharge Wednesdays 2019
Soccer U6
Punt, Pass & Kick
Mini Cheerleading
Mini Color Guard

Activity/Etc. Forms
Zombie Run
Halloween Party
Dog Obedience Class
Tai Chi


  • Greene County Community Center, 204 West Harrison Street. 386-3412
  • Park Maintenance Building, 104 North Olive Street 386-4173
  • Municipal Swimming Pool, 710 South Maple Street 386-9171
  • Football & Soccer Fields, Kelso Park, West of Swimming Pool Park
  • Softball & Baseball Fields, City Complex, 901 E. Lincolnway Street
  • Sand Volleyball Court, Head Park located at the intersection of Head and Walnut Streets
  • Jefferson Skate Park, East Lincolnway Street
Community Center Hours of Operation
5 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
6 a.m. - 6 p.m.
12 p.m. - 6 p.m.
Holiday Hours
New Years Eve
Open 5 a.m. - 6 p.m.
New Years Day
Memorial Day
4th of July
Labor Day
Christmas Eve
Open 5 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Christmas Day
Greene County Community Center Membership Fees
Auto Debit
Adult Couple**
Adult Single*
Senior (65 or older)
Youth (6 to 18)

+Walking membership: $50/3 months

+College Student Membership: $20/month

+Daily Admission: $5/child $6/adult

*Includes full-time students. A graduated high school senior not a full-time student will remain on the family membership or youth membership until the next renewal date or anniversary date.

**To qualify for an adult couple rate, all of your children must be age 5 or under.

***To qualify for a senior couple rate, one member must be 65 years old or older

+Youth ages 5 & under are admitted free with a paying adult.

Rental Information
Max. Gym Charge
1/2 Gym
Max 1/2 Gym Charge
Meeting Rooms
After 4 hours $10/hr $7/hr
Max. Room Charge
(includes kitchen)
Whole Facility
*$150/½ day - $200/day
Racquetball Reserved
$4/hr for 2 hours (1 week adv)
*Rental after Community Center is closed includes additional $ staffing charge.

Registration Information

Walk-in or Mail-in Registrations
Accepted at the Greene County Community Center during normal facility hours at 204 W. Harrison Street, Jefferson, IA 50129.

Fax-in Registrations
(515) 386-8029

No phone registrations will be taken.


All registrations must have a completed registration form and signed waiver and have paid the required fee to participate in a class

Early registration is advised to ensure that a class will be held.

Cash, check, MasterCard or VISA are all accepted. Mail-in or faxed registrations must be sent with payment or an authorized credit card number.

A full refund or credit will be issued if the participant withdraws the first day of class, or if the recreation department cancels a class.

A partial or pro-rated refund or credit will be issued if the participant must withdraw because of injury or illness. Other special circumstances may be considered.

Check the FAQ for more information