December 9, 2017, 9:00 AM - December 17, 2017, 5:00 PM @ Maynard Aquatic Center
This class has prerequisites.
Class participants must be able to:
* Swim 300 yards without stopping.
* Tread water for 2 minutes with hands out of the water.
* In under 1 minute and 40 seconds, lifeguard candidates must be able to swim 25 yards and surface dive to a 13ft depth, retrieve a 10lb brick, hold it with both hands while swimming it back 25 yards, and get out of the pool.
Additional competencies require good communication, teamwork, listening, and a can-do attitude.
December 16, 2017, 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM @ Thataways Youth Center
Come enjoy a most memorable breakfast at Thataways with Burlington Recreation & Parks eating breakfast with Santa. Activities available that day will include arts and crafts, face painting, and Santa! Breakfast will include coffee, orange juice, biscuit, and fruit! Pre-registration is required by December 12th; no walk-ins day of event; space is limited.
December 16, 2017, 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM @ Historic Depot
All Aboard the B-town Express is a new addition to the event calendar for 2017. In collaboration with May Memorial Library and Alamance Fine Arts Academy, we bring you this family-oriented, train-themed day in Downtown Burlington. Free to participate for train lovers of all ages.
Burlington Historic Depot: 200 S. Main Street
May Memorial Library: 342 S. Spring Street
Alamance Fine Arts Academy: 335 S. Main Street
For the fourth year in a row, Burlington will host the Carolina division of the Atlantic Coast S Gaugers. The ACSG build interactive model train displays. These displays are intricate and made to impress little kids and big kids.