Recreation Programs


Adult Leagues & Activities

Youth Sports & Activities


Reduced Program Fees

Reduced-price programs are available. Families or members of families are eligible for reduced-price programs if they are currently receiving food stamps. Youth are eligible for reduced-price programs if they receive reduced-price or free hot lunches.   

Participants will need to provide verification of assistance, due to privacy laws, The W will no longer verify assistance with the schools or federal/state agencies.  A letter is mailed or emailed to each family receiving free or reduced lunches at the beginning of each school year.  A copy of this letter may submitted to qualify for reduced programming.  Other forms of verification are accepted, the participant should provide The W a copy for review. Please call 319-352-8716 for questions concerning qualifications.


Outdoor Explorers

To learn more about activities or to register for any Outdoor Explorers events, please go to the Bremer County Conservation Board website. Outdoor Explorer field trips include Heery Woods, Twin Ponds, and Rockford Fossil Park. Bremer County Conservation naturalists will lead all groups. You can download a registration form/liability waiver from the website.



Refund Policy To keep things fair to all participants, each withdrawal from a program will be assessed a $5 processing fee whether a refund check is issued or credit is put on an account. There will be no transfers. Any changes will be treated as a refund, and participants must re-register for the desired class. The refund may be requested by the deadline date of each class. If a deadline is not noted, it will be seven calendar days prior to program start date.

No refunds will be given following the registration deadline. Each program's deadline is indicated in the brochure. If a deadline date is not indicated, it will be seven calendar days prior to the program start date.

Medical: If a medical problem arises during the activity/class, a physician's written excuse must be presented stating that participation is restricted. In the case of a medical excuse, a percentage of whatever class time remains will be refunded.

W cancellations: If the program/activity is canceled by the department, you will have the choice of a full refund issued to your account or a refund check issued to the person who paid for the enrollment.

Updated 8.8.18