Parks and Rec

Contact: 
Director
Tim Curtis
Community Center/Parks & Rec Phone
(502) 225-0655
Aquatic Center Phone
(502) 225-0656
Softball Rainout Hotline
(502) 222-2154
Hours: 

Open Monday - Friday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Location: 
1551 Highway 393
La Grange, KY 40031
United States

The John W. Black Community Center is located at 1551 North Highway 393 in the Wendell Moore Park complex. For a business meeting, birthday party, team banquet, or any other group function, the John W. Black Community Center is the place to be. The clean, elegant, and affordable facility will make your event an enjoyable, successful, and memorable experience.

Come check us out! We now accept payment by credit card!

Community Center Brochure

The John W. Black Aquatic Center is located at 1551 North Highway 393 in the Wendell Moore Park Complex. The center is open seven days a week during the pool season and features swim lessons, water exercise classes, pool rentals and many other water related programs.

The center is also home to the Oldham County Piranhas Swim Team. For the complete Aquatic Center brochure in pdf format, click the link below. We look forward to seeing you soon! Questions? Call the Aquatic Center directly at (502) 225-0656.

Click HERE for the 2017 Aquatic Center Brochure

Parents - we need your participation -

If your child does not have any swimming skills please:

  • Register them for swim lessons.
  • Keep a coast guard approved life jacket (with strap between the legs) on them or have your child wear flotation devices on their arms at all times.
  • Never let a child you bring to the pool out of your sight - even for a second.

Water Slide Rules:

  • The water slide is for children 42 inches tall with swimming skills.
  • No swimming skills? A Coast Guard approved lifejacket (with strap between the legs) must be worn.
  • No goggles, arm floats, watches, jewelry, or blue jeans.
  • Lifeguards do not catch swimmers entering the pool from the slide.
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  • Picnic shelters with restroom facilities
  • Playground
  • Basketball court
  • Walking trail
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  • Tennis courts
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  • Horseshoe pits
  • Walking trails
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  • Boat ramp and boat dock
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  • Basketball court
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  • Horseshoe pits
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  • Picnic shelter with restroom facilities
  • Playground
  • Basketball court
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  • Hiking trails
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