Community Resources


Burlington Public Library
210 Court Street
Burlington, IA 52601
Monday-Thursday 9 am-8 pm Friday & Saturday 9 am-5 pm
Closed Sunday & Holidays
Books, movies, music, magazines, newspapers and more for loan to card holders and for use in the library by all customers. •Online resources, including ebooks and eaudiobooks, online magazines, live one-on-one online tutoring for all ages, practice tests for wide range of standardized tests, foreign language lessons, genealogy resources and more. • Storytimes for children from birth to 6 years old • Special events for Tweens • Teen collection and events • Summer and Winter Reading incentive programs • Reading discussion groups • Movie showings • Specifically for Seniors monthly program series (Sept-May) • Personalized reference services • Computer classes • Public computer access and assistance • Wireless Internet Access • Meeting rooms of various sizes • Coffee shop • Footnotes used book store • Large type materials • Genealogy and local history resources • Job Center

Danville Public Library
112 N. Main Street
Danville, IA 52623
Monday, Wednesday, Friday 2-4pm
Saturday 10-11:30am

Mediapolis Public Library
128 North Orchard
Mediapolis, IA 52637

Des Moines County Conservation 

FAX: 319-752-5737
13700 Washington Road,
West Burlington, IA 52655
7:00 a.m to 3:30 pm Monday through Friday
Office is closed 11:00 to 12:00 noon for lunch.
Closed Saturdays, Sundays, and Holidays.
Camping • Environmental Education • Fishing • Hunting • Nature • Parks• Planting Services • Shooting Ranges • Youth Summer Camps • Witte Observatory •Much more!
Parks include a. Big Hollow Recreation Area b. Chautauqua Park c. 4th Pumping Plant Recreation Area d. Hickory Bend e. Hunt Woods f. Luckenbill Woods g. Starr’s Cave Park & Preserve h. Waters Park i. Welter Recreation Area (Skunk river Access)
Des Moines County Conservation is dedicated to the sustainability of natural resources throught the land stewardship, conservation education and by providing quality outdoor recreation opportunities. Please see website for further detailed information.

Rec Plex 

501 S. Broadway Street
Burlington, IA 52655
Rec Plex has babseball diamonds, batting cages, soccer fields, sand volleyball, and a Tot Lot for the young fans.


FAX: 319-753-6736
2410 Mt. Pleasant Street
Burlington, IA 52601
Monday – Friday 5:00 am – 10:00 pm Saturday 7:30 am-5:00 pm
Open Sundays October-April 1-5 pm
Closed Holidays
Adults, Children & Youth Programs. Aquatics, Sports Activities, Family Activities, Dances, Health & Fitness, 55+ Program, Child Care Center, Babysitting, Before & After School Program, Parent’s Day Out, Kids’ Gym, Many More