Programs

There are a variety of recreational programs and special events to meet the community's needs.

You can now register for Hiawatha's recreation programs online. If you are new to the system, you will need to create an account and enter each user from your household.

Whether you need First Aid, CPR, and AED training that satisfies OSHA-mandated…

Whether you need First Aid, CPR, and AED training that satisfies OSHA-mandated job requirements, workplace, or other regulatory requirements, or you just want to know how to keep your loved ones safe, the American Heart Association is your "go-to" source of emergency and safety training for more than a century. Upon successful completion of the course, you will earn a certification that satisfies OSHA-mandated job requirements, workplace or other regulatory requirements, and is valid for 2 years.

Available
May 19th
Fee
$30.00
Location
City Hall

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Deadline
May 13th
Ages
15yrs+
Registration Limit
6/15 registrants
Times
Thu: 8:00am - 12:00pm
Registration for this program is closed.

Blastball, proudly sponsored by World Class Industries, is an exciting introductory game…

Blastball, proudly sponsored by World Class Industries, is an exciting introductory game to baseball and softball for boys and girls. The game is safe and uses a foam bat and ball no gloves required. Blastball teaches the basics of T-ball, baseball and softball; hitting, throwing and fielding, while emphasizing the importance of teamwork and sportsmanship. Coaches needed!

Makeup Dates: August 8 - 11

Available
July 11th through August 4th
Fee
$25.00
Location
Guthridge Park

Ages 3-5

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Register by May 11th
25.00
Register after May 11th
30.00
Deadline
June 11th
Ages
3—5yrs
Registration Limit
63/150 registrants
Times
Mon: 6:00pm - 6:45pm
Wed: 6:00pm - 6:45pm
Register

Guthridge Park| Kindergarten - 5th Grade Monday - Friday 9:00am to 4:00pm Participants will…

Guthridge Park| Kindergarten - 5th Grade

Monday - Friday 9:00am to 4:00pm

Participants will have opportunities to listen and learn from exciting speakers, participate in community service projects and various other fun activities. This program encourages developing friendships and group participation. Children bring sack lunches and are required to bring a snack during the session. Participants will meet at Guthridge Park - Green Pavilion. A schedule of activities will be available to participants one week before each session begins.

Available
June 6th through August 5th
Fee
$125.00
Location
Guthridge Park

June 6th - June 10th

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Deadline
May 27th
Ages
5—11yrs
Registration Limit
10/24 registrants
Times
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June 13th - June 17th

Details ▼
Deadline
June 3rd
Ages
5—11yrs
Registration Limit
10/24 registrants
Times
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June 20th - June 24

Details ▼
Deadline
June 17th
Ages
5—11yrs
Registration Limit
4/24 registrants
Times
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June 27th - July 1st

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Deadline
June 24th
Ages
5—11yrs
Registration Limit
3/24 registrants
Times
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July 11th - July 15th

Details ▼
Deadline
July 8th
Ages
5—11yrs
Registration Limit
6/24 registrants
Times
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July 18th - July 22nd

Details ▼
Deadline
July 1st
Ages
5—11yrs
Registration Limit
2/24 registrants
Times
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July 25th - July 29th

Details ▼
Deadline
July 22nd
Ages
5—11yrs
Registration Limit
2/24 registrants
Times
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August 1st - August 5th

Details ▼
Deadline
July 29th
Ages
5—11yrs
Registration Limit
2/24 registrants
Times
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Hiawatha Soccer, proudly sponsored by First Federal Credit Union, introduces your child…

Hiawatha Soccer, proudly sponsored by First Federal Credit Union, introduces your child to organized soccer in a friendly, fun and non-competitive environment. Coaches will help players learn a variety of soccer skills including ball control, shooting and passing. They will also learn teamwork and sportsmanship. Our program offers a lot of fun for players as well as parents. Sessions will consist of practices and scrimmages. Volunteer coaches needed!

Makeup Dates: July 5 & 7

Available
June 6th through June 30th
Fee
$25.00
Location
Guthridge Park

Monday/Wednesday

Details ▼
Register by April 7th
25.00
Register after April 7th
30.00
Deadline
May 13th
Ages
3—4yrs
Registration Limit
40/200 registrants
Times
Mon: 6:00pm - 6:45pm
Wed: 6:00pm - 6:45pm
Registration for this program is closed.

Tuesday/Thursday

Details ▼
Register by April 7th
25.00
Register after April 7th
30.00
Deadline
May 13th
Ages
3—4yrs
Registration Limit
42/200 registrants
Times
Tue: 6:00pm - 6:45pm
Thu: 6:00pm - 6:45pm
Registration for this program is closed.

NFL Flag Football is here! This is a recreational league that focuses…

NFL Flag Football is here! This is a recreational league that focuses on learning fundamentals and developing skills to continue playing football at the next level. An emphasis is placed on good sportsmanship, teamwork, and equal playing time. There will be a coaches’ meeting prior to practices being scheduled. ** Cleats and mouth guards are highly recommended for player safety. Volunteer coaches needed!

Available
August 30th through October 6th
Fee
$50.00
Location
Turtle Creek Park or Guthridge Park

2nd-3rd Grade

Details ▼
Register by June 30th
50.00
Register after June 30th
55.00
Deadline
July 29th
Ages
7—9yrs
Registration Limit
1/150 registrants
Times
Tue: 6:00pm - 6:45pm
Thu: 6:00pm - 6:45pm
Register

4th - 6th grade

Details ▼
Register by June 30th
50.00
Register after June 30th
55.00
Deadline
July 29th
Ages
9—12yrs
Registration Limit
4/150 registrants
Times
Tue: 6:00pm - 6:45pm
Thu: 6:00pm - 6:45pm
Register

A first of its kind in the metro area! Hiawatha, Marion and…

A first of its kind in the metro area! Hiawatha, Marion and Cedar Rapids Parks and Recreation Departments have combined to bring you a new recreation summer soccer league for all ages and abilities. Focus will be placed on learning age appropriate skills and fundamentals to better enhance the players ability and understanding of the game of soccer. An emphasis will be placed on teamwork and good sportsmanship by all involved. If your child is looking for a summer soccer program, this is the league for them! There will be a separate girls and boys division for each age group. Shin-guards and cleats are recommended.

Available
June 15th through July 27th
Fee
$42.00
Location
Tuma Soccer Complex

Details ▼
Deadline
May 13th
Ages
5—10yrs
Registration Limit
47/200 registrants
Times
Wed: 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Registration for this program is closed.

Hiawatha is offering tennis lessons through Coe College women's Emma Lassen! Classes…

Hiawatha is offering tennis lessons through Coe College women's Emma Lassen! Classes will be held at the tennis courts located in Guthridge Park. Only rain dates will be made up. Payments will be for the entire session, not pro-rated for missed classes. Minimum class size will be 2 with a maximum of 6 students. If there are fewer than 2 students registered, the class will be cancelled.

Available
May 31st through June 28th
Fee
$70.00
Location
Guthridge Park

Age 4-6

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Deadline
May 18th
Ages
4—6yrs
Registration Limit
6/6 registrants
Times
Tue: 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Registration for this program is closed.

Age 7-10

Details ▼
Deadline
May 18th
Ages
7—10yrs
Registration Limit
8/6 registrants
Times
Tue: 5:00pm - 5:45pm
Registration for this program is closed.

Age 11-13

Details ▼
Deadline
May 18th
Ages
11—13yrs
Registration Limit
2/6 registrants
Times
Tue: 6:00pm - 6:45pm
Registration for this program is closed.

Hiawatha is offering tennis lessons through Coe College women's Emma Lassen! Classes…

Hiawatha is offering tennis lessons through Coe College women's Emma Lassen! Classes will be held at the tennis courts located in Guthridge Park. Only rain dates will be made up. Payments will be for the entire session, not pro-rated for missed classes. Minimum class size will be 2 with a maximum of 6 students. If there are fewer than 2 students registered, the class will be cancelled.

Available
July 11th through August 8th
Fee
$70.00
Location
Guthridge Park

Age 4-6

Details ▼
Deadline
June 22nd
Ages
4—6yrs
Registration Limit
5/6 registrants
Times
Mon: 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Register

Age 7-10

Details ▼
Deadline
June 22nd
Ages
7—10yrs
Registration Limit
6/6 registrants
Times
Mon: 5:00pm - 5:45pm

Age 11-13

Details ▼
Deadline
June 22nd
Ages
11—13yrs
Registration Limit
1/6 registrants
Times
Mon: 6:00pm - 6:45pm
Register

Thursday night's! Men's Doubles, 6 week, 6 game league with single elimination tournament…

Thursday night's!

Men's Doubles, 6 week, 6 game league with single elimination tournament at the end of season. 

Teams will play at 5pm, 6pm or 7pm, schedules will be sent out at the beginning of the season.

Team captains register both members.

Match Format: 45 minutes, 3 games played until 11 points (win by 2 cap of 13) or time expires.

Games per night: 1

Registration limit: 12 teams

Available
July 14th through August 18th
Fee
$25.00
Location
Guthridge Park

Thursday Night Men's Double's

End of league tournament: Friday, August 26, 5:00pm at the Guthridge Park Tennis Courts. 

Details ▼
Deadline
June 30th
Ages
yrs+
Registration Limit
0/12 registrants
Times
Thu: 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Register

Tuesday night's! Women's Doubles, 6 week, 6 game league with single elimination tournament…

Tuesday night's!

Women's Doubles, 6 week, 6 game league with single elimination tournament at the end of season. 

Teams will play at 5pm, 6pm or 7pm, schedules will be sent out at the beginning of the season.

Team captains register both members.

Match Format: 45 minutes, 3 games played until 11 points (win by 2 cap of 13) or time expires.

Games per night: 1

Registration limit: 12 teams

Available
July 12th through August 16th
Fee
$25.00
Location
Guthridge Park

Tuesday Night Women's Double's

End of league tournament: Friday, August 19, 5:00pm at the Guthridge Park Tennis Courts. 

Details ▼
Deadline
June 28th
Ages
yrs+
Registration Limit
1/12 registrants
Times
Tue: 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Register