Black Mountain Aquatic Complex, 599 Greenway Rd., is going to the dogs on Saturday, September 14 when it hosts the city of Henderson’s annual Doggie Paddle & Play Day.
The event takes place 9 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. Admission is $10 per dog if registered in advance or $15 at the door pending space availability. Register online at cityofhenderson.com using activity code 436203 or at any recreation center or indoor pool. Human friends may attend for free but may not enter the water.
The pool has a zero-depth entry so dogs may get in and out of the pool as they please. Dogs are assigned a swim time based on weight. Dogs weighing 40 lbs. or less swim 9 a.m. to 10:15 a.m., dogs weighing 41-79 lbs. swim 10:30 a.m. to 11:45 a.m., and dogs weighing 80 lbs. or more swim noon to 1:15 p.m. All dogs must be dog and people friendly. Owners must bring proof of pet licensing and vaccinations and are responsible for cleaning up after their pets.