Welcome to Waukesha Parks, Recreation and Forestry!

Our Vision
"Gold Medal" services . . . Exceptional quality of life! 

Our Mission
To be responsive and committed in providing essential park, recreation and urban forestry services making our community a desirable place to live, work and play.


What's New!

Join us for our annual Independence Day Parade
& Fireworks sponsored by Woodman's Markets!

River Hills Park "community build" playground installation took place on May 30th

A BIG THANKS to all volunteers that helped to make it happen!


Upcoming Events

Independence Day Activities!

Summer Events - PDF Flyer

(click for all Special Events)

Les Paul 100th Centennial Celebration
of Sound - Events throughout summer


Department Plans

Bike/Ped Plan
Adopted 9-18-12
Strategic Plan 2011-2015
Park and Open Space Plan

Current Park Planning

Emerald Ash Borer Management Plan

Department Reports

Hawthorne Community Learning Center Report
Recreation Program Annual Report

Pool Program Annual Report

Facility Use Annual Report

Citizen Satisfaction Survey

PRF Board Agendas & Minutes

Featured Items

Register For Classes-Online Registration

The Summer Guide is Online!

  Online Registration
Activity Guide

Registration Form
Pool Pass Form

Special Events



 Recreation Programs

Before/Afterschool Programs