2014 Swimming Lessons
New Bern Parks & Recreation Aquatic Center will be offering an American Red Cross Swim Lesson Program with classes scheduled to begin soon. This program will cover safety topics and basic swimming and water exploration skills. Lessons will be for non-swimmers and beginner swimmers.
Registration starts in May 5, 2014 at Parks & Rec Admin Office, located at: 1620 National Avenue. Cost: City residents $40.00 and May 19, 2014 for non-city residents. Cost: $70.00.
If you have children between the ages of 3-12, this is a good way for them to learn, grow and have fun in an aquatic environment.
For more information, please call Parks & Recreation Administration for more information at: 639-2900 or 639-2901.
Click below for swimming lesson application form:
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Pool Reservation Information
**Reservations for the 2014 swimming season are now being accepted. Please call Parks & Recreation Administration for more information at: 639-2900 or 639-2901
Click below for a reservation request form and Camp Reservation Letter
Pool reservations: Are taken in two hour blocks only.
**Hours available: 8 p.m. to 10 p.m. only
Fees: Resident $60/hr and non-resident $75/hr. along with a
minimum of three (3) staff members assigned to rentals at $15/hr. per staff member in addition to the rental fee.
The completion of a reservation form does not confirm the reservation.
**Pool reservations are dependant upon staff availability and payment of fees.
Summer Camp Reservations
Morning hours from 9 am-12 noon are set aside for programs, camps, clubs, groups, organizations, etc by reservation only. All regular fees apply. Please use the Reservation form when making your reservation.
Hours for Camps & Clubs: Mon.-Fri. 10:15 am - 11:30 am