BREC Sports

Liberty Lagoon Water Park

Visit LibertyLagoon.com for more info.

111 Lobdell Ave.
Baton Rouge, LA. 70806
225-923-3202 phone
225-923-3204 fax

Programming

On March 27, 2017, Liberty Lagoon will begin accepting rental reservations. Contact Aquatics Manager Kristin Domangue at kdomangue@brec.org for to make your reservations. Below is a brief overview of the progams ande events conducted at Liberty Lagoon. Visit http://www.libertylagoon.com/events/ for more information on these programs including dates and times.

Baby Bubblers

Parents and children learn together to increase a child’s comfort level in the water and build a foundation of basic skills, such as arm and leg movements and breath control. This course is fun-filled and helps introduce water safety concepts, encouraging a healthy recreational habit that your entire family can enjoy. Classes offered twice a week. Participants may attend multiple classes. Minimum of two and a maximum of 10 babies per class. BREC asks that all participants preregister for the class. Payment will be taken the evening of the class.

Water Exploration Class

Class teaches the beginning stages of swimming including blowing bubbles, leg kicks, submerged face, arm actions and water safety. Class is taught in 3ft 6in of water.


Swim Lessons

Class teaches more advanced stages of swimming such as leg kicks, arm strokes, swimming under water, front crawl, back crawl, diving, streamline swimming techniques and water safety. Class is taught in a water depth of 3ft 6in or 8ft depending on skill level.

Aqua Zumba

Class integrates Zumba formula with traditional aqua fitness disciplines. This class is a safe, challenging, water-based workout that is cardio-conditioning, body-toning and exhilarating. Class is taught in water depth of 3ft 6in. Classes canceled due to weather will not be made up.

Water Aerobics

Class integrates classic aerobic exercises with traditional aqua fitness disciplines. This class is a safe, challenging, water-based workout that is cardio-conditioning, body-toning and exhilarating. Class is taught in water depth of 3ft 6in. Classes canceled due to weather will not be made up.

Paddle Up 1

Learn to paddle a sea kayak while enjoying exciting Liberty Lagoon. This program will teach entry-level participants. Safety equipment and kayaks are provided on-site as part of the program registration fee. Upon completion of the Paddle Up 1 class, participants can move onto the more advanced classes BREC offers. Classes are limited to 10 participants. BREC asks that all participants preregister for the class. Payment will be taken the morning of the class.

BREC Pools

All pools are open from May 27-July 29 from 2-5 p.m. daily.
Pool hours are subject to change based on operations and/or inclement weather.
$1.25 per person per day

City-Brooks
1650 Eddie Robinson Sr. Drive
Baton Rouge, LA 70802

Howell
5509 Winbourne Avenue
Baton Rouge, LA 70805

Anna T. Jordan
1750 Stilt Street
Baton Rouge, LA 70807

You will not find more affordable swim lessons in East Baton Rouge Parish! BREC partners with the YMCA and charges $10 per person (cash only). Program fees are non-refundable and participants may only register for one session. Swim lessons fill up fast, so we recommend registering on May 13. If you miss the “sign-up day” you can register at any of the three pools starting on May 27 from 2-5 p.m. and inquire if any openings are available.

YMCA swim lesson registration day is May 13

Anna T. Jordan Community Park: 9-10:30 a.m.
Gus Young Park: 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. (Swim lessons held at A.C. Lewis YMCA.)
Brooks Park: 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.
Howell Community Park: 2-3:30 p.m.

YMCA swim lesson dates/times

30 minute classes
Monday-Thursday
Eight classes per two-week session
$10.00 per person

Session 1: June 5-15
Session 2: June 19-29
Session 3: July 3-13
Session 4: July 17-27

Lesson Times

8:15-8:45 a.m.
5:30-6:00 p.m.
6:15-6:45 p.m.
For more information contact Jonathan Lee, Association Aquatics Director at 225-654-9622, ext. 2106 or jlee@ymcabr.org.

Splash Pads

BREC has splash pads at the locations listed below. Each location operates splash pads daily from 8 a.m.-8 p.m., from April-October.

Splash Pad Rules

City-Brooks Community Park
1515 Dalrymple Drive
Baton Rouge, LA 70808

Forest Community Park
13900 South Harrell's Ferry Road
Baton Rouge, LA 70816

Greenwood Community Park
13350 Hwy, 19
Baker, LA 70714

Highland Road Community Park
14024 Highland Road
Baton Rouge, LA 70810

Jackson Community Park
12250 Sullivan Road
Central, LA 70818

Zachary Community Park
20055 Old Scenic Hwy
Zachary, LA 70791

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