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Dale Howard Family Activity Center


Ellsworth Community College invites you to enjoy the Dale Howard Family Activity Center. Located at 1021 River St. in Iowa Falls, the Center was built with the needs of both students and the community in mind.

Now is the perfect time to renew or start your wellness program. Use the indoor walking/running track. Work out with state-of-the-art circuit training equipment, treadmills or fitness bikes. Enjoy an aerobics class in the exercise room. Take a swim or relax in the sauna. Take up tennis on the indoor court. Then, relax with a snack in the Panther Den (also featuring wireless internet access).

Additional classes and activities include Boot Camp, open gym, cycling, Yoga, and Ab Blast.

Join now and start enjoying this outstanding facility!

(NOTE: Children must be age 13 or older to use the DHFAC facilities and equipment without adult supervision; children age 12 and younger must be accompanied by an adult.)

Wellness Center hours

Monday through Friday – 5:30 am to 9 pm
Saturdays – 7 am to 7 pm
Sundays – 2 to 7 pm

During the semester the DHFAC will post closings prior to breaks and holidays, including College holidays, spring break, and interim periods between College semesters.

Pool hours

Monday through Friday – Open Swim 6 – 7 am, noon – 1 pm, 5 – 7:30 pm
Saturdays & Sundays – Open Swim 2 – 6 pm

Additional Pool information

  • Children under the age of 13 must be accompanied by an adult.
  • Passes are good through the ECC academic year.
  • Pool rental is $70 per hour, plus insurance. Groups of 10 or more must rent outside of regular swimming hours. A scheduling contract must be signed and payment received seven (7) working days prior to the rental. Contact the Front Desk to schedule rentals.

Click on “scenes” at the bottom of the frame or click on the white arrows in the 360 degree photos to view different areas of the building.

For more information call the DHFAC Front Desk at 641-648-8712.


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