Bethea Baptist Retirement Community cuts ribbon for Aquatic Center
DARLINGTON – Both Florence and Darlington Chambers held ribbon cutting ceremonies for the new Aquatic Center at the Bethea Baptist Retirement Community on Wednesday, May 13. The Greater Florence Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting at 11 a.m and the Greater Darlington Chamber of Commerce conducted a ribbon cutting ceremony at 3 p.m. “We’re excited to open this new aquatic center not only to the residents of Bethea, it is also available to seniors over the age of 55 from the surrounding community,” said executive director Ben Spurling.
The center offers inpatient and outpatient aquatic therapy and water aerobic classes. For more details, you may contact Shane Bailey at 843-395-4402. Bethea will be hosting three grand opening events for their new Aquatic Center. The public is invited. A cookout and tour will be held on Thursday, May 28, at 6 p.m. The first 50 to sign up will receive a free beach bag. Come meet Brandon Boone, the new wellness coordinator. On Wednesday, June 3, there will be a Benefits of Aquatic Therapy Seminar at 10:30 a.m.