New Bern Aquatics Center

1155 Laura Lane, New Bern, NC 28562

Main Telephone Number:  (252) 639-2981

Trevor Freitas :  (252) 639-2980

This family-oriented facility is a combination of swim and play, featuring zero-entry pool depths,  interactive water features, slides, swim lanes, and a large deck.  Also included are family locker rooms, concessions, office space, and a conference room/rest area.  A full-time certified pool operator, lifeguards and attendants make up the facility staff.
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NEW BERN AQUATIC CENTER 2014 SCHEDULE 

 

Memorial Day Weekend May 24th-26th

Saturday                                                  10:00AM-7:00PM

Sunday                                                       1:00PM-7:00PM

Monday                                                     10:00AM-7:00PM

Pre-Season:

Saturday, May 31st                                   10:00AM-7:00PM

Sunday, June 1st                                         1:00PM-7:00PM

Regular Season:

Friday, June 6th to Sunday, August 24th

Monday-Friday                                      12:00 noon-7:00PM

Saturdays                                                  10:00AM-7:00PM

Sundays                                                       1:00PM-7:00PM

Note the Following

Special Days and Times:

Friday, July 4th                                           10:00AM-7:00PM

After School Days:  August 27th - 29th        4:00PM-7:00PM

Saturday, August 30th                               10:00AM-7:00PM

Sunday, August 31st                                    1:00PM-7:00PM

Monday, September 1st                             10:00AM-7:00PM    

     

 

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Pool Fees

2014 Season

General Admission Fees

Age Groups

City

Resident

Non-City

Resident

Children Ages 0 - 2 yrs.
$2.00
$2.75
*Parent & One Child Package
$4.00
$5.00
Youth Ages 3 - 17 yrs
$3.50
$4.75
Adult Ages 18 - 54 yrs
$4.00
$4.75
Senior Ages 55 yrs and up
$3.00
$3.75

*($1.00 for each additional child up to age 2)

Monthly Summer Pass

Age Group

City

Resident

Non-City

Resident

All
$60
$75

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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 Reservation Form

 

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. This is 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

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Driving Directions:

From Havelock:

Route 70 West - Take exit #414. Take a right at end of exit onto Hwy. 17. Left at second traffic light onto Pine Tree Drive.  Go about 2/10 mi. and make a left at Laura Lane.  Aquatic Center is on the right.

From Kinston:

Route 70 East - Take exit #141. Take a left at the end of exit onto Hwy. 17. Left at second traffic light onto Pine Tree Drive.  Go about 2/10 mi. and take left at Laura Lane.  Aquatic Center is on right.

From Vanceboro:

Head South on NC 43/US 17

Take right onto NC 43 (Weyerhauser Rd)

Follow NC 43 (Neuse Blvd.) until it intersects with US Hwy 17 business

Take a right at light

At third light, take a right onto Pine Tree Drive.  Go about 2/10 mi. and take left at Laura Lane.  Aquatic Center is on right.

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City of New Bern
PO Box 1129
New Bern, NC 28563-1129
Parks & Rec Main # (252) 639-2901
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