Youth & Adult Programs

Supervised Study Hall

Jan. 10 - Feb. 4, 1-3 p.m.
For students in grades 1-5 on the A/B school schedule

A physically-distanced learning environment in which a caring adult supervises students as they complete their remote learning activities. Each study hall features several “creativity breaks” throughout the session to keep students engaged and motivated. The program is located at the Comiskey Building located at 255 E. 24th St. 

Schedule

A Day Students: Tuesdays and Thursdays
B-Day Students: Mondays and Wednesdays
No Supervised Study Hall on Fridays

Why Choose Us?

  • Parents can drop off and pick up at any point during the scheduled start/stop times, based on what’s convenient for your schedule. Students should bring their school assignments, other work to do during the session, and a water bottle.
  • Students will be spaced at least 6’ apart from each other, including during break activities. Students who arrive together (siblings) are permitted to be seated closer than 6’ apart.
  • All table-tops, chairs, and creativity break materials (each student will have their own) will be sanitized before each study hall session begins. All staff and participants are required to wear face coverings.
  • Review health and safety considerations including daily sanitation, physical distancing, and face coverings.

This program is $50 or free for those that income-qualify. See the income guidelines for more information. Registration is required. To register, call 563.589.4263. (Online registration is not currently available for this program.)

Grab-N-Go at Comiskey Corner

Jan. 5 - Feb. 3, Tuesdays and Wednesdays 9 - 11 a.m. and 1-4 p.m.

Do your kids enjoy arts and crafts projects? We’ve got you covered! Come to the Comiskey Building (255 E. 24th St.) on Tuesdays and Wednesdays to pick up FREE supplies and project ideas. Instructions will be included in the kit. Miss Susan and Miss Nancy will also post instruction videos on Facebook! Grab-N-Go is free and no registration is required. Just walk up and knock on the door of the Comiskey Building and a project will be handed out to you!

Tuesday Virtual Yoga

Jan. 5 - Jan. 26, Tuesdays 9:30-10:15 a.m.

Start your mornings off right with Virtual Yoga, enjoyed in the comfort of your own home! This class will meet via Zoom on Tuesday mornings. Cost is $20 for Dubuque residents and $24 for non-residents. The registration number is 7000.423.

Friday Virtual Yoga

Jan. 8 - Jan. 29, Fridays 9:15-10 a.m.

Start your mornings off right with Virtual Yoga, enjoyed in the comfort of your own home! This class will meet via Zoom on Friday mornings. Cost is $20 for Dubuque residents and $24 for non-residents. The registration number is 7000.425.


2021 Adult Athletics

Softball and Volleyball Leagues

Create your own team and join us this summer for our slow-pitch softball and volleyball leagues! The registration deadline for both leagues is April 9, 2021. 


Additional Programming

During the COVID-19 pandemic, limited programming is being offered. Additional programs and registration deadlines are posted on Facebook. We appreciate your patience and cooperation during this time.

Ways to Register

  1. Online Registration
    Online Registration is available 24 hours / day for most Recreation Division classes. We have teamed with the Active Network to provide this service using a valid credit card; a convenience fee will be charged.
  2. Mail-in
    You can mail your registration to Leisure Services, 2200 Bunker Hill Rd., Dubuque, IA 52001.
  3. Fax or E-Mail
    To 563.589.4391 or parkrec@cityofdubuque.org, 24 hours / day using Master Card or Visa.
  4. Walk-in Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., at 2200 Bunker Hill Rd.
  5. After Hours Drop-off
    Place your form and payment in a sealed envelope and drop off in the mail slot in the office door

Registration Form

Programs limited to a certain number of participants will be registered on a first-come, first-served basis with Dubuque residents are given preference. You should receive a confirmation receipt within two weeks. 

Payment

Payment must be included with any registration to be accepted.  Fees may be paid by credit card or checks payable to Leisure Services Department.  Credit Card payments may only be made online, in person or by phone.

Financial Assistance

To assist low-income residents, the Leisure Services Department allows individuals or families to register for some Recreation Division programs / classes for free or at a reduced price. Appropriate identification and current benefit card must be available, or an income form will need to be completed. For more information please contact the Leisure Services Department at 563.589.4263.