Parks & Recreation

West Branch Parks and Recreation Department works to improve the quality of West Branch residents’ lives through parks, trails, and activities.  Residents can enjoy the 3.5 mile Herbert Hoover Trail, 5 parks (Lions Field, Heritage Square, Wapsi Creek, Beranek, and Cubby Park), and other recreation activities such as;  youth soccer, t-ball, football, basketball, volleyball and more!

Parks & Recreation Capital Improvements Plan

Pay Registrations Online

Coaches and volunteers, please click here to complete your required background check. 


February 2021 Newsletter

Drive In Movie at Cubby Park Friday April 9

  • Registrations required
  • More information coming soon

Basket delivery by the Easter Bunny  March 30 to April 1st

  • The Easter bunny will deliver a basket filled with goodies such as paints, crayons, markers, bubbles, and chalk to your home or daycare.  There is also a pickup option at Town Hall if you would prefer.  
  • Each basket is $10.
  • Click here to register and pay online.
  • Paper registration forms are available upon request.

Easter Egg Hunt at Cubby Park Saturday March 27, 2021-Subject to change based on COVID restrictions.

  • Families will be allowed to sign up for a ten minute time slot.
    • Children will be allowed to pick up plastic eggs and prizes from the field.  Children then will turn in their eggs for a bag of candy based on the number of eggs they collected.
  • Time slots will be assigned on a first come first served basis.
  • There will be up a limited number of households allowed on the field at one time.
  • Please wait in your car or socially distance while waiting your turn.
  • Masks are to be used when social distancing cannot be achieved.
  • Make up weather date is Saturday April 3.
  • Preregistration is required.  Click here to register.

Baseball, Softball, and T-ball Registrations


Summer Programs

Red Cross Group  Swim Lessons at James Kennedy Family Aquatic Center in Tipton

  • Monday- Friday June 7-June 18 at 9am
    • Bus leaves West Branch at 8:15am and returns around 10:30am
  • Swim lessons are indoors.
  • Please have child wear a coverup or towel over their swimsuit.  Children will not be changing  in the locker room before or after lessons.
  • All safety guidelines will be followed including mask wearing and social distancing when appropriate.
  • Swim lesson registration is $40 per person.  Registration is available through James Kennedy Family Aquatic Center.
  • Swim Bus leaves from West Branch at 8:15am and returns around 10:30am



  • More information coming soon

Parks & Community Buildings & Locations

Reserve Locations:
Town Hall
Beranek Park Shelter
Heritage Square
Lions Field Shelter

Click here for West Branch Field Reservation Policy and Fees

Click here for a printable Field Request Form

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