Posted on: November 16, 2017

Sugar Creek Golf Course Closed Thanksgiving Day; Open Special Hours November 24

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Sugar Creek Municipal Golf Course will be closed on Thursday, Nov. 23 in observance of Thanksgiving. It will reopen for business at 10:30 a.m. on Friday, Nov. 24. It will stay open this fall until weather does not allow. Call 515-987-5247 for a tee time.

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Posted on: November 14, 2017

Waukee to Hold Annual WinterFest Celebration Friday, Dec. 1

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Bring on the holiday cheer at Waukee's free, annual WinterFest celebration on Friday, Dec. 1 in the Downtown Triangle area. Waukee Triangle Businesses will host open houses beginning at 4:30 p.m. The rest of the festivities kick off at 6 p.m. sharp when S...

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See video of what to expect at WinterFest! Waukee Parks & Recreation
Posted on: November 1, 2017

Haunted House Attendees Donate Nearly 100 Food Items

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Attendees at Waukee's Haunted House held October 27-28 donated 98 non-perishable food items to the Waukee Area Christian Food Pantry. Sponsored by the Park Board, organizers offered $1 off admission to Haunted House attendees who donated three non-perisha...

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Posted on: October 26, 2017

Waukee Scout Installs Little Free Libraries in Three Parks

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Waukee Boy Scout Carter Moseley recently finished building and installing Little Free Libraries at three of Waukee's parks - Centennial Park, Grant Park and Triangle Park. This project, thought up as one of the requirements to become an Eagle Scout, took ...

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See photo gallery from Triangle Park installation. Waukee Parks & Recreation
Posted on: October 24, 2017

Waukee Parks to Be Winterized

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Due to chilly temperatures in the forecast, Waukee Parks & Recreation team members will be working to winterize/close park restrooms and water fountains. Please plan accordingly when venturing out during the upcoming days and weeks. Restrooms and wate...

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Posted on: April 5, 2017

Waukee Parks & Rec's Danae Edwards Wins State IPRA Award

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Danae Edwards (left in photo), City of Waukee Recreation Supervisor, was recently honored with the Iowa Park and Recreation Association's 2017 Carole J. Hanson New Professional Award. 

This award, given in memoriam of former Association C...

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Posted on: October 5, 2016

Mayor Peard Recognizes Randy Jensen and Jim Miller for Trailhead Fundraising

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At the Monday, Oct. 3 Waukee City Council meeting, Randy Jensen and Jim Miller were recognized by Mayor Bill Peard for their vision and fundraising efforts for the Raccoon River Valley Trailhead Art Project. The team, led by Jensen and Miller, raised $1.1...Read on...

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Posted on: October 4, 2016

Plaisance Family Makes Memorial Donation at Ridge Pointe Park

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John and Lara Plaisance recently worked with the Waukee Parks & Recreation Department as well as several donors to contribute equipment at Ridge Pointe Park in memory of their son, Drew. The Plaisances made it possible for two sets of swings, two spi...Read on...

See photos from the dedication event. Waukee Parks & Recreation
Posted on: September 14, 2016

Waukee United Methodist Church Brings More Little Free Libraries™ to Town

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The Waukee United Methodist Church installed three new Little Free Libraries™ in the community over the Labor Day weekend. Church members installed libraries in Warrior Park, Windfield Park and at the Waukee Community Center. The church also plans to dona...Read on...

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