Leisure Services

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Posted on: July 10, 2014

LEISURE SERVICES DEPARTMENT - 2014 FALL BROCHURES / REGISTRATION HAS BEGUN

Our Fall 2014 brochures have arrived at the Leisure Services Department. Online, mail-in, drop-off, email and faxed registration is now in process.

For further information, please contact the Leisure Services Department at 563-589-4263 or email us at ...Read on...

Posted on: December 11, 2013

LEISURE SERVICES DEPARTMENT IS OFFERING FALL SWIMMING LESSONS

The Leisure Services Department is offering swimming lessons this Fall at the Hempstead High School swimming pool.

Swim lessons for ages 6+ will be held on Sunday afternoons beginning on Sunday, September 14th through and including November 2nd at 1:30, 2:10 and 2:50 p.m. Aquatots (for ages 1-3 w/parent) will be held on Sunday afternoons beginning on Sunday, Septem...Read on...

Posted on: August 12, 2014

FALL ADULT LAP SWIM/WATERWALKING AT THE HEMPSTEAD HIGH SCHOOL SWIMMING POOL STARTS SEPTEMBER 14TH

The Leisure Services Department is pleased to announce Fall adult lap swim/waterwalking at the Hempstead High School swimming pool on SUNDAYS ONLY starting on Sunday, September 14th through and including Sunday, November 2nd from 12:00 noon - 1:25 p.m.
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Posted on: December 5, 2013

THE LEISURE SERVICES DEPARTMENT WOULD LIKE TO HEAR FROM YOU.

The Leisure Services Department is very much interested in receiving your feedback regarding our current programming, as well as what you would like to see in future brochures/programs.

In an effort to make this happen, we have created an online survey.

Surveys can be very useful tools and we encourage families to complete the survey at www.cityofdubuque.org/leisuresurvey.

Thank you for your time and feedback. The Leisure Servic...Read on...

Posted on: March 12, 2012

NOTIFY ME - ARE YOU REGISTERED?

Are you interested in receiving City of Dubuque up-to-date communication regarding news releases, cancelations, upcoming registrations, agendas and minutes, newsletters, et cetera? If the answer is YES, we encourage you to register for NOTIFY ME.

NOTIFY ME is a great tool if you’re interested in receiving news regarding City of Dubuque departments.

Within the Leisure Services Department, you may select to receive information regarding our Adult Athletic Programs, the Leisure Services Brochure...Read on...

Posted on: August 4, 2014

HAVE YOU SEEN OUR 'LITTLE FREE LIBRARIES' IN DUBUQUE?

To promote literacy and increase access to books, the Dubuque Campaign for Grade-Level Reading and AmeriCorps VISTA recently established "Little Free Libraries" around the City of Dubuque. See below for more information and library locations.

"Little Free Libraries" can be found at the following Dubuque locations:

- Fire Station 2, located at 2180 John F. Kennedy Road- Fire Station 3, located at 3155 Central Avenue
- Fire Station 4, located at 1697 University Avenue- Fire...Read on...

Posted on: August 6, 2014

LEISURE SERVICES DEPARTMENT - FALL 2014 PLAYTIME FOR TOTS

The Leisure Services Department is currently accepting registrations for our Fall 2014 sessions of Playtime for Tots to be held at the Comiskey Center, 255 East 24th Street.

This special Neighborhood Recreation Program is a 5-day per week program (Monday through Friday) for 3 year-olds and 4 year-olds (not enrolled in Kindergarten). It is designed to be a structured recreational program which includes activities such as ga...Read on...

Posted on: August 7, 2014

LEISURE SERVICES DEPARTMENT IS OFFERING AFTER-SCHOOL PROGRAMS

The Leisure Services Department is offering a FREE after-school program at the following Dubuque Community School District elementary schools: Fulton, Lincoln, Marshall and Prescott.

Students will engage in character development, health and fitness, s...Read on...

Posted on: July 26, 2012

AFTER-SCHOOL FLAG FOOTBALL AND VOLLEYBALL OFFERED FOR STUDENTS IN GRADES 4 AND 5

The Leisure Services Department provides an after-school sports program to fourth and fifth grade students conducted at a number of Dubuque public elementary schools.

AFTER-SCHOOL FLAG FOOTBALL will be offered this Fall and begins the week of September 22nd. Registration forms have been sent to the public schools for students in grades 4 and 5. Registration deadline - Friday, September 12th. Fee is $15. Practice ...Read on...

Posted on: April 1, 2014

BUNKER HILL GOLF COURSE IS OPEN FOR THE 2014 SEASON - SPECIAL FALL RATES EFFECTIVE OCTOBER 1ST

The Bunker Hill Golf Course will be offering Special Fall Rates effective on Wednesday, October 1st. Weekend 9-hole rate of $14.25 applies all day, seven days per week.

If you have any questions or would like to schedule a tee time, please feel free t...Read on...

Posted on: August 18, 2014

HALLOWEEN WEEKEND AT THE MILLER RIVERVIEW PARK & CAMPGROUND - OCTOBER 3RD & 4TH, 2014

The Miller Riverview Park & Campground is hosting a Halloween Weekend the weekend of October 3rd and 4th, 2014.

Decorate your campers and dress up in costume on Saturday, October 4th; costume judging will take place at 5:00 p.m.; with parade to fol...Read on...

Posted on: June 23, 2014

CITY PARKS ARE OPEN FOR THE 2014 SEASON THROUGH OCTOBER 26TH/RESERVE PAVILIONS 23 MONTHS IN ADVANCE

All City parks are open for the 2014 season through and including Sunday, October 26th.

The Leisure Services Department reminds you that you can reserve your pavilion(s) online at www.cityofdubuque.org/parks and click on the Reserve a Park Pavilion button. This web page allows you to View Activities and/or select Park Pavilion to view the ...Read on...

Posted on: July 31, 2014

MILLER RIVERVIEW CAMPGROUND IS OPEN FOR THE SEASON THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT, OCTOBER 26TH, 2014

Miller Riverview Park, located at 1851 Admiral Sheehy Drive (adjacent to the Mystique Casino), offers camping, picnic and recreation areas, walking and biking path, and provides a great view of the Mississippi River traffic.

The Leisure Services Department announces that the Miller Riverview Park and Campground is open for the 2014 season (limited camping). The last night for camping at the Miller Riverview Park and Campground is Sunday, October 26th.

Campers should be ...Read on...

Posted on: April 17, 2014

PORT OF DUBUQUE MARINA IS OPEN / DOCKSIDE BAGS TOURNAMENTS HELD ON SATURDAYS

The Port of Dubuque Marina is open for the 2014 season. Easily accessible boat services including gas and pump-out available at our fuel dock. Slip rentals available for 3-hour and overnight stay which includes bathrooms, showers and laundry. Don’t forget...Read on...

Posted on: June 23, 2014

LEISURE SERVICES DEPARTMENT - 2014-2015 WINTER ADULT BASKETBALL / VOLLEYBALL LEAGUES

Registration information and forms for our 2014-2015 Winter Adult Basketball and/or Adult Volleyball Leagues are available in the Leisure Services Department.

DEADLINE TO REGISTER FOR BASKETBALL LEAGUES IS FRIDAY, OCTOBER 10TH; DEADLINE TO REGISTER FOR...Read on...

Posted on: April 16, 2013

ATTENTION PET OWNERS - 2014 SEASON TAGS ON SALE FOR THE PET PARK

The 2014 Annual Pet Park tags are on sale and are valid through April 30th, 2015.

You can purchase your annual 2014 Pet Park tag(s) at the Leisure Services Department located at 2200 Bunker Hill Road, City Hall-Finance Department located at 50 West 11th, or print the permit form from our website at www.cityofdubuque.org/parks and mai...Read on...

Posted on: September 9, 2013

RENTALS AT THE BUNKER HILL GOLF COURSE CLUBHOUSE AND COMISKEY CENTER

The Bunker Hill Golf Course Clubhouse is available for party rentals and meetings. A full service bar is available with seating in excess of 100.

Also, the multipurpose recreation building located in Comiskey Park is available for rent on Friday eveni...Read on...