Recreation calendar

 

Augusta aquatics center

3157 damascus road

(706) 261-0424

OPEN SWIM HOURS: Noon to 4 p.m. Monday-Thursday, noon to 7 p.m. Friday, noon to 3 p.m. Saturday

Augusta Canal National Heritage Area

1450 Greene st.

(706) 823-0440, Ext. 4

www.augustacanal.com

HOURS: 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday-Saturday; $6

BOAT TOURS: One-hour boat tours 11:30 a.m., 1:30 and 3 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday; $12

INTERPRETIVE WALK: 10 a.m. Saturday, June 26, and 3 p.m. Sunday, June 27; $2, $1 children, $8 family maximum; (706) 823-0440

DYESS PARK

902 JAMES BROWN BLVD.

(706) 821-2877

HOURS: 2-5 p.m. Wednesday-Sunday

BRIGHAM COMMUNITY CENTER

2463 Golden Camp Road

(706) 772-5455

SWIM CENTER HOURS: 10 a.m. to noon and 4-8 p.m. Monday-Thursday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, noon to 4 p.m. Saturday

FORT DISCOVERY

1 SEVENTH ST.

(706) 821-0600

HOURS: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday-Saturday

MACH ACADEMY

1850 CHESTER AVE.

(706) 796-5046

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED: For tutoring, academic support, basic tennis and fitness instruction and computer literacy sessions; call or e-mail mparks37@comcast.net

GROUP TENNIS INSTRUCTION CLINICS: 6-8 p.m. Mondays, Tuesdays and Fridays and 2-5 p.m. Saturdays; registration required

PRIVATE TENNIS LESSONS: Year-round by appointment only; registration required

FITNESS/STRENGTH TRAINING: Year-round by appointment only; youths and adults; registration required

PHINIZY SWAMP NATURE PARK

1858 lock and dam road

(706) 828-2109

SWAMP SATURDAY: 9:30 a.m. first Saturdays; free; 2.5-mile guided hike through wetlands; call in advance for groups

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