The indoor Aquatics Center at the Kroc Center is unique to the Mississippi Gulf Coast and is sure to be among our most popular features. If you are looking for fitness, fun or therapy, we will offer an aquatics program that’s sure to meet your needs. Drop-in classes are a perfect way to learn a new skill, make friends or improve your fitness. We will offer a variety of activities, including water aerobics and aquatic fitness programs that provide joint-friendly exercise options. The Aquatics Center is open year-round!


Take charge of your health by improving your aerobic capacity, muscular strength and flexibility!  Our fitness center is available to all members for strength, cardio, flexibility and agility training.  We have a professional, educated floor staff to show members how to use and adjust all of our equipment and are happy to provide all of our members with a free fitness consultation and equipment orientation.

Additional programs, such as personal fitness training and sports performance training are available at modest fees to help you get the most out of your workouts.  For something upbeat, we offer a variety of group exercise classes from Zumba, Pilates and low impact aerobics to group strength training and senior adult classes in balance & fall prevention, and gentle strength training


Drop-in basketball, volleyball, and other indoor sports are available daily to members and day-pass purchasers unless the gymnasium is in use for league play or specialty classes.  Our outdoor recreation field is likewise available for drop-in soccer and other sports unless in use for league play or sports performance camps.


The Performing and Visual  Arts Program is increasingly popular with area residents of all ages. These unique programs provides an opportunity to grow and develop in the arts, in a safe and fun-filled environment and with a strong Christian foundation. As they enhance their skills in drama, art, music and dance,  participants learn responsibility, by learning extensive lines; enhance integrity, by learning the value of constructive criticism; build confidence, by speaking and performing for audiences; and learn the value of team work, by working with others throughout rehearsals and productions.