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Bellevue Aquatic Center invites community to celebrate 20 years on Saturday | Bellevue Reporter

Posted by | September 15, 2017 | Uncategorized

Since the city of Bellevue acquired the Bellevue Aquatic Center from King County in 1997, the facility has been a favorite for area swimmers, with nearly 124,000 visitors last year, city officials said Wednesday.The community is invited to celebrate the facility’s 20-year anniversary from 12:30-2:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 16 at the aquatic center with free swimming, raffles and cake.After taking over pool operations, the city added a warm-water pool and big slide. The Warm Springs Therapy Pool, maintained at 92 degrees, is used for water therapy, swim lessons and open swims. Its accessibility features include a wheelchair ramp, gradual entry and two lifts.  Read more…

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