Event locations

DMACC - Newton Campus

  • Counseling is available for students of DMACC on Mondays and Thursdays.  
  • Event rental - call campus. 
  • Financial assistance may be available.  Contact campus and fill out FAFSA. 
600 N. 2nd Ave. W.
Newton, IA 50208

City of Monroe

Parks and Recreation- Community Building 641-259-2319

206 W. Sherman St.
Monroe, IA 50170
Other Categories: Utilities and Sanitation

City of Sully

Community Center, Fitness, Library, Parks, Sports, Golf Club

Community Center https://www.sullyia.com/wp-content/uploads/2022/06/Community-Center-Rental-Agreement.pdf

318 6th Ave, PO Box 247
Sully, IA 50251
Other Categories: Utilities and Sanitation


Newton Arboretum and Botanical Garden

We are a nonprofit 501(c)(3) privately managed, public garden. 

3030 N 4th Ave E, PO Box 321
Newton, IA 50208
M- F, 8:30-12:30 PM
Other Categories: Recreation, Volunteer Opportunities


Oakland Acres Golf Club

18-hour golf course, golf simulators, events, restaurant

13476 Hwy 6 East
Grinnell, IA 50112
Other Categories: Recreation

Golf, Pool

Gateway Recreation, Inc. in Monroe

(Golf, Swimming, Club House)

111 S Taylor St
Monroe, IA 50170
Other Categories: Recreation


Colfax Historical Society & Museum

Non-profit Historical Society w/great Community Room that can be rented. For info check website

900 North Walnut Street, PO Box 123
Colfax, IA 50054
Other Categories: Recreation


Baxter Park and Facilities

  • Provides information on Baxter Area parks, playgrounds, trails, the Caboose, and more activities for the whole family.
  • Baxter Community Building  https://www.baxter-iowa.com/sites/default/files/uploads/comm-room-contract.pdf  641-227-3120
203 Main St.
Baxter, IA 50028
Other Categories: Recreation

City of Lynnville

Old Settler's reservation

First, open and view available dates and times on the Old Settler’s Reservation calendar. Next, contact the Lynnville City Clerk at 641-527-2790 or citylynnville@netins.net, with the date and times you wish reserve Old Settler’s. The City Clerk will confirm your reservation. In addition, every reservation must have a completed Old Setts Rental Agreement. You can print this form and return to the City Clerk along with your rental fee.

Old Settler’s Park Rental Fees: $35 per day and a separate $100 check is required for the deposit – payable prior to this event. The deposit check will be returned pending successful inspection after this event.

308 East St.
Lynnville, IA 50153

City of Mingo

  • Parks- Mingo City Park 
  • Chichaqua Valley Trail 
  • Casey Gannon Softball Field
  • Community Center- rental see website
  • Mingo Public Library 641-363-4631  
100 N. Station St.
Mingo, IA 50168

Park, Pool

Newton Parks and Recreation

  • Provides information on programs, events, Newton’s parks, Maytag Pool, Westwood Golf Course, and other areas in Newton for families to go for family fun.
  • Park Shelter & Pool Pavilion Reservations https://www.newtongov.org/437/Park-Shelter-Pool-Pavilion-Reservations


403 W. 4th St. N., Suite 501
Newton, IA 50208
8 AM- 4 Pm
Other Categories: Recreation


Christian Conference Center

  • With nearly 5 miles of hiking trails, miniature golf, sand volleyball, an outdoor swimming pool, fishing, a private man-made lake, canoes, kayaks, paddle boats, and paddle boards, there is fun for everyone at the CCC!
  • Camps- see website
5064 Lincoln St
Newton, IA 50208
M-F, 9 AM- 3 PM
Other Categories: Recreation


Alta House Event Center

1600 E 36 Street South
Newton, IA 50208

Sacred Willow Farms

1120 Popular Avenue
Prairie CIty, IA 50228

Sugar Grove Vineyards and Gathering Place

6602 Ginger Ave
Newton, IA 50208

The Thunderdome

1611 1st Avenue West
Newton, IA 50208
Other Categories: Recreation

Disclaimer: This information was provided by agencies in the community. It may not be all-encompassing and some information changes often. For Jasper County offices and contact information, browse our county directory.

Updates: If you have an addition or edit to our Resource Guide, please contact us at jaspercocares@jasperia.org.

Stay Connected

Sign up to receive notifications when board meetings and agendas are posted, job openings are announced, and more.

Customize Your Notifications