Parks & Recreation

The City of Granger is pleased to offer plenty of green space for residents and visitors. The Community center and shelter houses are available for rent.

Jennifer Harned
Parks and Recreation Director

Granger Community Center
2200 Walnut Street
Granger, IA 50109
Phone: 515-999-2140

Department Goals

  • Provide clean and safe parks, green spaces, and recreational facilities.
  • Provide efficient services to residents regardless of income, background, and ability.
  • Effectively plan for the future needs of Granger residents.
  • Continually strive to improve existing facilities while seeking opportunities for future development.
  • To improve the quality of life for all citizens.

Upcoming Registration Deadlines:

Online Registration is Open! 

TurboKick (Adults) – May 15
Babysitting Training (5th Grade and up)– May 1 * deadline extended
Sand Volleyball (Adults)– May 20
Freezer Meal Class (Adults) – May 30
Session 2: July Swim Lessons (Ages 4 and up) – June 1
Preschool Adventures (Ages 3-5) – June 1
Summer Recreation (Completed Kindergarten – 5th Grade) – June 1
Rounded Minds: Sports (Ages 3-6) – June 1
Bricks 4 Kidz: Summer Camp (Kindergarten – 5th Grade) – June 1
Bam Bam (Ages 3-5) – June 1

How to Register for Programs
Now you are able to register for Parks and Recreation programs 24/7!  Click on the Program you are interested in on the left sidebar and follow the registration link.  This will take you to our site for registrations.  Follow the on screen directions and you will be registered before you know it.

Cancellation Policy
Programs, activities, special events that are canceled, postponed or changed in location will be announced as soon as possible. Please check Facebook or this page in the upper right corner for updates under Parks & Rec Alerts.

Refund Policy
The Granger Parks and Rec programs are non-refundable and non-transferable.  We offer credits to accounts if the Granger Parks and Rec Department has to cancel the program or if it’s due to medical reasons that you or your child cannot participate.

Financial Assistance Program

Heat Guidelines for Granger Parks and Recreation