Rec Center Hours, Holidays & Contact Information

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Mission/Vision:  The mission of the North Platte Leisure Services Department is to provide maximum leisure opportunities to improve the quality of life for citizens of all ages. It is our goal to offer a variety of high quality opportunities that are reasonably priced, cost effective, and enjoyable in a safe, clean, comfortable atmosphere.

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Proudly serving the citizens of our community
since 1976

Rec Center Building Hours:

Monday-Thursday:  5:30 am-10:00  pm
Friday:  5:30 am-9:00 pm
Saturday:  7:00 am-8:00 pm
Sunday:   1:00-8:00 pm

May & September
Monday-Thursday:  5:30 am-9:00  pm
Friday:  5:30 am-9:00 pm
Saturday:  7:00 am-8:00 pm
Sunday:   1:00-8:00 pm

Monday-Friday:  5:30 am-8:00 pm 
Saturday:  7:00 am-8:00 pm
Sunday:   1:00-8:00 pm

Hours are subject to change for special events and leagues
Gym space availability is subject to change for special events, leagues and court rentals

The Rec Center closes for 1 week during the month of August.  This time is spent for annual maintenance.
There is no credit given to members during this time, but passes are honored at the Cody Park swimming Pool this week.

Rec Center Pool Hours:

Monday-Friday:  5:30 am-9:00 pm
Saturday:  7 am-8 pm
Sunday:   1 pm-8 pm

Monday-Friday:  5:30 am-8:00 pm
Adult Hour:  12:00-1:00 pm
Saturday:  7:00 am-8:00 pm
Sunday:  1:00-8:00 pm

Expect limited pool space during:
swim team, water fitness classes and swimming lessons.

Waterslide Hours:

Monday -Friday: 4:00-6:30 pm and 7:15-8:00 pm
Saturday:  11:00 am – 8:00 pm
Sunday:  1:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Monday-Friday: 1:00-6:30 pm and 7:15-8:00 pm
Saturday:  11:00 am – 8:00 pm
Sunday:  1:00 pm – 8:00 pm

September & October
Monday-Friday:  4:00 pm-6:30 pm and 7:15-9:00 pm
Saturday: 11:00 am-8:00 pm
Sunday:  1:00 pm-8:00 pm

Monday-Friday:  7:15-9:00 pm
Saturday:  11:00 am – 8:00 pm
Sunday: 1:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Check monthly gym and swim schedule for special swim hours during swim team practice
Waterslide availability during water fitness classes may vary depending if class is held in the deep end of the pool


Recreation Center Special & Holiday Hours:

April 21:  CLOSED
May 27:  12:00-6:00 pm

Please speak to a staff member about class availability on holidays.

FREE Childcare

We provide free childcare for parents who have a current rec membership, pay the daily admission, or are taking a rec center class.

Monday thru Thursday 8:30 – 11 am
Monday, Tuesday & Thursday   5:30-7:30 pm
No holiday childcare

If you are interested in working as a “sub” childcare provider, please call Travis at 535-6772

Contact Information:

Recreation Center
1300 South McDonald Road
Phone:  308-535-6772
Fax:  308-535-6776

Bob Barr, Recreation

Gerry Berglund
Recreation Leader

Trudy Merritt
Recreation Leader

Travis Klein
Recreation Leader

Liz Ryan

RSVP Office
North Platte Area Ready to Serve Volunteer Program

Dana Songster
RSVP Director
901 East 10th Street
(308) 535-6777

   Monday-Friday : 8:00 am-5:00 pm
RSVP:   (308) 535-6777
Saturday & Sunday :  Closed


 Senior Center

Shawna Tatman
901 East 10th Street
(308) 532-6544




Cody Pool

(308) 535-6770
1401 South Jeffers Street

Closed for the season!  See you next summer!

2019   Cody Pool Admissions Fees:

Season Pass
Family: $ 102
Youth: $ 37
Adult:  $ 50
Senior:  $ 42

2019  Cody Pool Daily Admission:

Family:  $ 10.00
Youth:  $ 3.00
Adult:  $ 4.00
Senior:  $ 3.50