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Enjoy swimming laps or just playing in our heated indoor pool. The water depth ranges from 4 feet to 10 feet.

Lifeguards Needed!!!

Henderson-Vance Recreation and Parks Department is looking for energetic, active and observant lifeguards. This position requires you to always be engaging and professional. You must be at least 15 years old with current American Red Cross Lifeguard Certification. Potential candidates can pick up applications at Aycock Recreation Center (307 Carey Chapel Rd.) or on the City of Henderson website. Applications will be accepted Monday-Friday, 8:30am-5:30pm at City Hall (134 Rose Ave, Henderson, N.C. 27536). Applicant must positively pass pre-employment drug screen and background check. For more information, please contact DeAnne Brown at 252.438.3948 (


Water Aerobics
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Water Aerobics is a program that uses the buoyant qualities of water to enhance physical fitness through exercises. It is a medium-impact water class designed to provide cardiovascular conditioning, improved muscle tone, and improved balance. It is a total body workout without the stress of land-based exercise. Non-swimmers welcome!  Classes are held at 9:45am-10:30am and 10:45am-11:30am on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. Classes are $1.00 for members and $2.00 for non-members.  You can register at Aycock Recreation Center or online at  

Pool Rentals

Visit the Facility Rentals and Rates page for more info.