Aquatic Centre Update – January 2020

Do you have plans for March Break?? Why not kick off your March Break with a swim in our brand new aquatic centre? That’s right, the East Hants Aquatic Centre will open to the public on Monday, March 16, 2020 at 14 Commerce Court, Elmsdale!

There will be special events and lots of fun during the week of March Break. Stay tuned for more info but make a plan to stop in for a swim!

The East Hants Aquatic Centre features:

  • Six-lane, 25-metre lap pool
  • Leisure pool with spray features and ramp access
  • A lazy river resistance moving-water pool
  • Fully accessible hot pool with a capacity of 19 people
  • Waterslide
  • Climbing wall in the pool
  • Women’s and men’s change rooms
  • Family / universal change room
  • Diving board
  • Reception, administration, lifeguard area, staff and building support spaces
  • Community Room capable of holding up to 50 people
  • Kitchenette next to the Community Room
  • Public lobby and a pool viewing area
  • Pool and building mechanical rooms
  • Outdoor splash park (opening this summer!)


Important Dates

  • Tuesday, February 25 – Online registration for spring programs and group swim bookings/parties will begin. A full schedule of programming days and times will be available soon.
  • Monday, March 16 – Recreational, aqua fitness and lane swim schedules come into effect.
  • Saturday, March 28 – Spring programming and group swim bookings/parties begin.

For more information: