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                      ERICKSEN COMMUNITY CENTER   

                       
Administration Office 8am- 5pm Monday - Friday
                                                                     563-243-1260

                                           Governor's Proclamation Update
 

Changes for the Ericksen Community Center based on the Governor's Procalamtion November 16th, 2020:

All Youth/Adult Sports programs are suspended until the Proclamation is lifted

No use of the Lower Level for Open Gym or Drop-In is permitted at this time and the area will remain closed until further notice.  

Fitness Area in the Upper Level will remain open to adults 18 years of age and older with a room capacity of 15 people.  As of now no high school students allowed in the Fitness Center at all, even though they are 16, 17 or 18.

We appreciate your patience and understanding during this time.
Your safety and your children's safety is our top priority.

If you are having any Covid-19 symptoms, please do not enter the building.  We will continue with the Covid-19 guidelines of no more than 10 people in the lobby with a distance of six feet apart.  



                     
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        WELCOME TO THE PARKS & RECREATION
DEPARTMENT


                                                                "We work...so you can play"

The Parks and Recreation Department and Administrative Office, better known as the Ericksen Community Center, is located on the northern most part of 148 acres of Emma Young Park. We have three ASA certified softball fields, four tennis courts, a cross country running trail, a playground, and Clinton's only public pond. The Parks and Recreation Department offers over 170 recreation programs designed for all ages from preschoolers through young adults, adults and seniors. Implementation of these programs, is accomplished by two full-time program professionals, a full-time administrative specialist, two permanent part-time center staff, 150 seasonal and part-time activity staff, 300 volunteer coaches and program volunteers.


  
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CLICK HERE FOR PARKS & RECREATION DEPARTMENT MASTER PLAN

 
CONTACT US
Josh Eggers: Director of Parks and Recreation
Email: joshuaeggers@cityofclintoniowa.us
 
Cathy Marx: Assistant Director of Parks & Recreation
Email: cathymarx@cityofclintoniowa.us
 
Deb DeWeerdt: Senior Administrative Specialist I 
Email: debdeweerdt@cityofclintoniowa.us
 
Pat McGarry: Parks Supervisor
Email: patmcgarry@cityofclintoniowa.us
 
Chris Evans: Recreation Program Supervisor
Email: chrisevans@cityofclintoniowa.us  
 

Brandon Haines:  Recreation Program Manager
Email:  bhaines@cityofclintoniowa.us


                      Rick Diercks - Grounds & Facilities
                      Doug Voss - Grounds & Facilities
                      Connor Galloway - Grounds & Facilities                  
                      Don Peters - Grounds & Facilities
                      Dustin Krogman - Grounds & Turf Technician
                      Gary Watters - Building Maintenance Technician
 
 
ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICE LOCATION
Ericksen Community Center
1401 11th Avenue North
Clinton, Iowa 52732
 
ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICE HOURS
Monday thru Friday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
 
Phone: 1-563-243-1260        Fax: 1-563-242-6131 
 
 
MARINA OFFICE LOCATION
Lower Level of the Candlelight Inn
511 Riverview Drive
Clinton, Iowa 52732
Phone: 1-563-242-3600         Fax: 1-563-219-8423
 
For weather cancellations and/or program updates:
Text:  PARKNREC to 36000 for general info
           PNRYTHSP to 36000 for youth programs  
           PNRADSP to 36000 for adult leagues
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Find us on Instagram: cityofclintonparksandrec
Find us on Twitter: @CityofRec
Call: 563-243-5042 after 4 pm for cancellations