Parks & Recreation

Responsibilities and Services


The Pleasant Hill Parks and Recreation manages the city's public parks and open spaces. A variety of recreational opportunities are available throughout the year. Open shelters, baseball fields, and the Doanes Park Youth Center are available to reserve by calling 515-262-9368.

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    2016 Fall Activity Guide

    Parks and Recreation Fall Activity Guide

    Upcoming Events

    Art on the Lake
    Provides the public the opportunity to meet, talk with, and purchase artwork from 20 to 30 Iowa artists. Saturday, September 17 from 11 am to 5 pm at Copper Creek Lake Park. 

    Live Music:
    12:30 to 2:30 pm: Bare Bones
    3:00 to 5 pm: Heath Alan Band

    Kids can enjoy the fun by visiting the kids tent to create an art project. 

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