Parks and Recreation

Park and Recreation

Tracy Deal

Vice Chairperson

Council Representative
Matt Weitrich and Darren Jackson

Parks and Recreation Director
Dennis Hammen

Assistant Park and Recreation Director
Nathan Kral

Parks & Cemetery Supt.
Dave Davis

School Board Representative
Katherine Wilson

Board Members: Lee Horbach, Doug Meinecke, Mary Pedersen, Keith Van Beek, Steve Haupert

November Agenda (PDF)



  • 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. Lincoln Way Street
  • Sand Volleyball Court, Head Park, located at the intersection of Head and Walnut Streets
  • Jefferson Skate Park, 508 East Lincoln Way 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)
Young Adult Single (19-22)

+Walking membership: $50/3 months

+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.

  • Auto Debit fees are a yearlong commitment. Memberships cancelled prior to year must wait whole year after expiration date before creating new auto debit account.
  • Family Fees include full-time students through age 22. A high school senior will remain on the family membership or youth membership until the next renewal date or anniversary date.
  • Children under 8 must be supervised by an 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