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Playgrounds closed 3-30-2020

Effective immediatley, all playgrounds in Carlisle Parks are temporarily closed to slow the spread of the coronavirus. 

Parks and trails are still open. 

Please remember to practice social distancing to protect our community.

Thank you for your understanding.


No Congregate Meals Friday January 17th






Due to the forcasted weather, NO Meals will be served at the Carlisle Mealsite or delivered to residents.   Call the Carlisle Mealsite at 515-989-4367 and talk to Cathy about having a meal delivered on Thursday for Fridays closure.





Dinner Delights Freezer Meal Party


Register at the link below:

Questions can be directed to


Dinner Delights freezer meal parties are a fun way to assemble meals ahead of time so you can pull one out and have a delicious dinner on the table in no time. Dinner Delights takes care of the menu planning, shopping and prepping. At the end of the party, everyone takes home six meals. All you have to bring is bags or a cooler to take the meals home. Dinner Delights provides everything else you will need!

Participants will assemble their own meals, which means you can tailor the spices or ingredients to make them how your family will eat them!

▶Choose from a 3-serving package ($100 for 6 meals)
or a 6-serving package ($200).


*Garlic Pepper Chicken
Garlic and black pepper season chicken and veggies. A quick one pot meal. Comes with rice. (Stovetop)

*Mozzarella Stuffed Turkey Pesto Meatballs
Back by popular demand! Turkey pesto meatballs are stuffed with mozzarella and baked to perfection. Served with Awesome bread and veggies. (Oven)

*Ham and Cheese Stuffed Chicken Ham, Swiss and jalapenos are mixed together and stuffed inside chicken for a gooey, delicious meal. Served with veggies. (Oven

*Jerk Pulled Chicken A taste of the tropics during winter. Chicken is seasoned and slow cooked with a tangy homemade bbq sauce. Served with buns and veggies. (Slow Cooker)

*Pork Stew Hunks of pork and veggies are cooked together for a delicious stew. Perfect for a chilly winter night. (Slow Cooker)

*Cincinnati Chili A beefy chili sauce is slow cooked all day. It is served over spaghetti and topped with Cheddar. (Slow Cooker)

*Beef and Noodles Egg noodles are topped with beef that is slow cooked in a savory sauce. Perfect for a cold night! (Slow cooker



BINGO for Seniors on Wednesday Mornings

Babysitting Course

Registration is now open for Babysitting Course.  Forms can be found at Carlisle City Hall Monday through Friday 8am to 5pm.    Questions can be directed to Ronda  at

Registration fee is $21 resident/$24 Non-resident

Friday, December 27th 9am – 4pm.  Lunch Provided

Registration Deadline -December 16

  • Time: 9-4 pm.
  • Where: Carlisle Rec Center (next to pool)
  • 1230 South 5th Street
  • Register at Carlisle City Hall
  • Payment required to reserve spot
  • Space limited to first 20 registrants



Aquatic Center Season Passes Special Price

Stop by Carlisle City Hall to purchase!

Weekend Events and Activities 10/26/19 and 10/27/19

Many great things to do in Carlisle this weekend!

Community Calendar

Be sure to check out the Community Calendar!  We will be posting activities and events that are scheduled in our community.


Click on the Calendar and then click on Categories to switch to Community Events.



Park Board Agenda 10-1-19

Park board agenda.10.1.19








City of Carlisle

Parks and Recreation Board Meeting

October 1, 2019

5:00 P.M. Carlisle City Hall


  1. Call to Order
  2. Determine Quorum
  3. Approve Minutes
  4. Park Improvements 2019
  5. Summer Rec Review 2019 season
  6. Aquatic Center Review 2019 season
  7. Department Needs
  8. Other Business

Pool Closing August 14th, 2019

The Carlisle Aquati Center will be open for it’s last day on Wedneday, August 14th.  We will be open 12:30pm to 8:00pm.  Thank you for a great summer!

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