For Immediate Release: Junen 23, 2011
Contact: Kim Becker
City of Henderson Parks and Recreation Department
Henderson Pools, Parks and Recreation Centers Open on July 4
HENDERSON, Nev. – The City of Henderson Parks and Recreation Department will be open to serve the community on Independence Day, Monday, July 4. All 52 parks are open for their normal hours of operation, 6:00 a.m. to midnight. Hours are 5:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. at six of the City’s full-service recreation centers. Heritage Park Senior Facility, 300 S. Racetrack Rd., will be open from 5:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. The Henderson Bird Viewing Preserve and the Sports office will be closed.
All City of Henderson pools will be open. Hours are 5:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. at Henderson Multigenerational Indoor, Competition, and Activity pools, 250 S. Green Valley Pkwy.; Heritage Park Aquatic Complex, 310 S. Racetrack Rd.; and Whitney Ranch Indoor Pool, 1575 C Galleria Dr.
Black Mountain Aquatic Complex, 599 Greenway Rd.; BMI Outdoor Swimming Pool, 105 W. Basic Rd.; Silver Springs Outdoor Swimming Pool, 1951 Silver Springs Pkwy.; Wells Outdoor Swimming Pool, 1640 Price St.; and Whitney Ranch Activity Pool, 1575 B Galleria Dr., will be open 11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Admission ranges from $1 to $3, with children ages 2 and under free. All children ages 8 and under must be accompanied by an adult in the water within arm’s reach at all times. For additional information about pool amenities and admission or to find the closest pool, park or recreation center, visit http://cityofhenderson.com/parks.
The nationally accredited City of Henderson Parks and Recreation Department provides premium services through diverse and innovative parks, recreation and natural resource opportunities. It serves the community with seven recreation centers (including a facility for adults 50+), 11 pools, 52 parks, five skate parks, two sports complexes, more than 60 linear miles of trails, Acacia Demonstration Gardens, the Henderson Bird Viewing Preserve, and thousands of programs for people of all ages and abilities.