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Recreation Supervisor: Eric Griffith
Phone: 712-279-6162

To Register:

1. Register on-line with a debit/credit card - click here.
2. Call Parks & Recreation at 712-279-6126/6250 & pay over the phone with a debit/credit
3. Pay in person at Parks & Recreation.
    To pay in person, go to Long Lines Family Rec Center, Parks & Recreation
    Administrative Office, 401 Gordon Drive, Sioux City, IA.

*Dates and prices are subject to change.

Judo is a dynamic and exciting contact sport for men, women, and children. It combines the excitement of sport with an effective form of self-defense. Judo provides an emphasis on discipline, respect, and self-control and has a rich set of traditions.

Karen Mackey is this area's only certified Judo coach. Mackey is a 6th degree black belt with over 40 years of experience. She is assisted by Jason Allen, a 2nd degree black belt with over 30 years of experience.

This is an ongoing program with monthly dues. Students can join at any time. Classes are held in the Hall of Fame on the 1st Floor of the Long Lines Family Rec Center, 401 Gordon Drive.
To register:Call Karen Mackey 712-279-6986
Ages: 5 yrs - Adult
Fee: $35 per month (Family rates are available)
Dates: Tuesday & Thursday Evenings: 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Hall of Fame Room, 1st Floor of Long Lines Family Rec Center
Judo Classes

Dads and Daughters! Get ready to have a phenomenal time at our Annual Daddy Daughter Date Night. Enjoy dinner, dancing, and get a souvenir photo of the night. All of which are included in the registration fee. Limited registrations will be taken. Make your reservations early.To register by phone, call Parks & Recreation at 712-279-6126 or register on-line.
Girls 5 yrs and older
February 7, 2017, 5:30 pm - 8 pm 
           February 8, 2017, 5:30 pm - 8 pm
           February 9, 2017, 5:30 pm - 8 pm

$15 per person
Long Lines Family Rec Center
Daddy Daughter Date Night Flyer


Come have "Brunch with the Bunny". Enjoy breakfast, decorating cookies, making crafts, and taking a picture with the Easter Bunny. Limited registrations will be taken. Make your reservations early. To register, call Parks & Recreation at 712-279-6126.
Date: Saturday, March 25, 2017, 9am - 11am
Fee: $8 per person (under 2 is free)
Pre-registration deadline: March 24, 2017
Place: Long Lines Family Rec Center

Live Healthy 5k

Live Healthy Iowa is hosting a 5K Run/Walk and a 1K Kids Run on Saturday, April 8, 2017. Proceeds will benefit local wellness coalitions as well as Live Healthy Iowa Kids Initiatives.

Registration information coming soonwww.livehealthyiowa.org

Packet Pickup:
Details coming soon
Location: Bacon Creek, Sioux City IA - Shelter #2
Pre-register: www.LiveHealthyIowa.org
Run Times: 5K - 8:00 am
                   1K Kid's Run - 9:00 am

5K Run/Walk
~ Details coming soon

1K Fun Run (ages 12 & younger) ~
Details coming soon


Sioux City's Kids to Parks Day eventwill be held on Saturday, May 20, 2017, beginning at 11:30 am with a "Soaring High" kite flying event in the open space next to the ibp Ice Center. Bring your own kite and practice your kite flying skills and take to the skies. Don't have a kite? The first 30 kids willreceive a free kite kit. Familes are invited to visit the ibp Ice Center for "open skate" and receive a free skate rental with each admission from 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm.

For more information about Kids to Parks Day or to pledge to participate, visit kidstoparks.org. Kids and parents are encouraged to tweet #kidstoparks or send in photos to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it to have your photos posted and shared online.

Date: May 20, 2017
Time: 11:30 am
Location: Open space next to ibp Ice Center, 3800 Stadium Dr

Come join our FREE Summer Park Program which includes field trips, water safety, and educational sessions. It is completely FREE, but participants must pre-register with the Parks & Recreation office at 712-279-6126.
Ages: 7-11
Time: 9:00 am - Noon
Location: Dale St. Park, Tuesday-Wednesday-Thursday
Session I: June 13-29, 2017
Session II: July 11-27, 2017

MUNICIPAL BAND CONCERTSBandshell - 100th anniversary

  • FREE Musical Concerts will be played every Sunday night at the Grandview Bandshell.Ages: All
    Time: 7:30 pm
    Dates: 2017 Dates Coming Soon
    Location: Grandview Park




Bring your family to Movies in the Park and watch your favorite family movies under the stars. Movies will be played at the Grandview Bandshell select
Saturday nights at 9 pm. Bring your own blanket, chairs, and snacks and enjoy the movie on our giant movie screen.
Time:  9 pm
Location: Grandview Park
2017 Movies:                            

Date Movie Sponsor
2017 Movies will be released in Spring    

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Thanks to the generous support of UnityPoint Health and partnerships with Parks & Recreation, the YMCA, The Yoga College, Evolve Yoga, and Balance Healing Arts Studios a free yoga class will be offered every Saturday morning this summer June 3 - Sept 9, 2017.

Yoga will be offered each Saturday at 9 am in the greenspace near the boat ramp on the riverfront. Each class will last approximately one hour and is free and open to the public. Classes will be structured for everyone from first-timers to the regular yoga practitioner. Participants should bring their own yoga mat and a bottle of water.

No registration required to attend this class. For more information or inclement weather, contact Parks & Recreation at 712-279-6126.
Ages: ALL
Dates: Saturdays, 9 am
Location: Riverfront, in the greenspace near the boat ramp
Unity Point

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Come have "Breakfast with Santa." Enjoy a full breakfast, Christmas music, cookie decorating, craft making, picture taking, and visiting with Santa. Limited registrations will be taken. Make your reservations early. To register, call Parks & Recreation at 712-279-6126.
Date: Saturday, November 25, 2016, 9am - 11am
Fee: $8 per person (under 2 is free)
Pre-registration deadline: November 22, 2016
Place: Long Lines Family Rec Center