Parks, Recreation and Forestry

1110 18th Ave. 

Monroe, WI 53566 
Ph: (608) 329-2460 
Fx: (608) 329-2468 
Marge Klinzing 
Recreation Director 
(608) 329-2465 

Matt Skibba
Interim Parks & Forestry Contact 
(608) 329-2469

Matt Skibba
Recreation Supervisor
(608) 329-2466

Margie Johnson
Administrative Secretary
(608) 329-2467

Hours (During School Year) 
Monday - Friday 
8:00 am - 5:00 pm 

Hours (Summer) 
Monday - Friday 
8:00 am - 4:30 pm 
ONLINE REGISTRATION IS NOW AVAILABLE! To register online, in the red banner above go to "Departments", then go to "Parks & Recreation", then click on "Register for Programs Online."

The department works with the Monroe School District and other organizations to make the best use of all existing facilities and to offer a variety of recreational programs. 

The Monroe Parks and Recreation Department offers a wide variety of recreational programs, activities, facilities, and parks for your enjoyment. 

The facilities in the parks include: 
  • Ball fields
  • Bandshell
  • Disc golf course
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Playgrounds
  • Shelters
  • Sand volleyball courts
  • Tennis courts

Facilities to rent are the Community Center, band-shell, swimming pool, and shelters. 

Monroe Parks & Recreation Facts 
The following list contains facts about the parks and programs of the Parks and Recreation Department. 
  • 13 playgrounds are available for children.
  • More than 100 programs are offered.
  • Monroe has 16 city park areas of 110 acres.
  • Monroe has nine shelters.
  • Outside the city limits there is a 90 acre park with trails and areas to walk your dog.
  • Over 70 youth are hired during the year for 100 seasonal positions