Announcements & News
In-person Classes Canceled - Wednesday, November 11, 2020
We were hoping COVID discussions would slowly vanish and not re-occur but the rise in cases and potential exposures warrants everyone to think about turning the dial backwards to ensure both staff and community safety.
The North Liberty Community Center has canceled all in-person classes until further notice. Class refunds are being processed. If you have question please contact us at 319-626-5716. Thank you.
The Rec Center currently operates Monday through Friday, 6:15 A.M. until 9:00 P.M., but remains closed on weekends. Patrons must have a current membership to reserve specific time slots of use. Ares of use includes the Indoor Pool, Weight & Cardio Area, Track, and Gymnasiums. A maximum number of users are allowed per area, per time slot.
Please make sure you have an online account at northliberty.recdesk.com. Once you have an online account, obtain, or renew your membership and then you can go to Programs (current and future) to reserve your specific use times. Under Category Filter select Lap Swim, Weight and Cardio Area, Track, Basketball, Pickleball, or Open Volleyball Times, and under the sub-category drop-down select the desired date range (by week). When selecting an available time slot click on the green Register Now button and follow the steps to reserve that spot. Make sure to complete your transaction even though there is no fee. For a video walking you through the steps of registering your online account, visit northlibertyiowa.org/recreation.
If you are experiencing issues, please feel free to contact the staff at 319-626-5716 for assistance.
Reminder: Participants please stay home when sick.
Registration windows are set one month prior to start dates. Online registration
only, no drop-ins. Please review program notes and expectations at the time of
registration as classes may be altered with fewer participants, safety
protocols, or other measures. Please make sure you have an online account at northliberty.recdesk.com. Select the Programs tab or button, to see programs currently taking registration or in session.
Swim Lessons Update
Effective November 10, 2020 - Swim Lessons have been canceled until further notice.
North Liberty Community Center Swim Lessons Update
We are planning the return of swim lessons with safety in mind. Instructors will teach from deck with some exceptions. Tadpoles, Levels 1-3 will require a parent in water with child and will be 25 minutes in length. Level 4-6 will not require parent participation and focus on skill correction and technique development, these will be 35 minutes in length. While in water, we will try our best to promote distances between participants. We ask that you arrive with swimsuit on under clothes as we have limited changing space available. For lessons that do not need parent in water with child, we are asking parents to wait for child in one’s own vehicle during class times. Limited space may be offered on balcony, if allowed chairs in the balcony will be spread 6 feet apart and limited. Registration is in progress for session that begins November 9 and is available first come, first served, on-line only .
On-line Accounts: Please make sure you have an online account at northliberty.recdesk.com. Once you have an online account, you can go to Programs (current & future) to register for programs. Under Category Filter select Swim Lessons and under the sub-category drop down select the desired level, session and time. Click on the green Register Now button and follow the steps to reserve that spot. Make sure to complete your transaction with payment and invoice. For a video walking you through the steps of registering your online account, visit northlibertyiowa.org/recreation. On-line registration only, no drop-ins. Please review program notes and expectations at time of registration as classes may be altered with fewer participants, safety protocols or other measures.
Group Swim Lessons are held on Monday & Wednesday evenings only, no Saturdays at this time. Tadpoles, Levels 1-3 will require a parent in water with child. Levels 4-6 will not require parent participation and focus on skill correction, technique development. No lessons held the Week of Nov 2-6 and Week of Nov 23-27.
Private Swim Lessons are held on Tuesdays or Thursdays. Tadpoles, Levels 1-3 will require a parent in water with child. Levels 4-6 will not require parent participation and focus on skill correction, technique development. No lessons held the Week of Nov 2-6 and Week of Nov 23-27.
Community Center COVID19 Operations safety protocol is being enforced when utilizing the Community Center. Everyone entering the building will be required to wear masks. Everyone will be health screened upon arrival with health questions and temperature checks. Participants must be on class roster to be allowed into a class. Limited capacity of patrons will be allowed in each class/program as there are other areas of the facility being utilized. No drop-in use will be allowed. Restrooms will be open for use, but main locker rooms will have limited access. We ask patrons to bring limited belongings. The City is taking a deliberate approach to opening its’ facilities and allowing public use, doing our best to provide recreation while keeping staff, class instructors and the community safe. Admittance into the facility/classes/programs will be denied if one is not following safety protocol.
We ask that you arrive with limited personal items, five minutes prior to class times, and leave immediately after class. Please bring own water bottle as drinking fountains remain closed.
Questions may be directed to Rec Front Desk at 319-626-5716. Please be patient, as we are not taking any in-person inquiries. Please leave your name and number for us to call you back, thank you.