Aquatic & Family Center

Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2019 - The AFC is closed, all programs and classes are cancelled.

Aquatic and Family Center at JFK Middle School

  • The Northampton Recreation Aquatic and Family Center (AFC) is located at the John F. Kennedy Middle School, 100 Bridge Road, Florence, MA 01062
  • It consists of a six lane heated swimming pool, two 1/2 courts within 1 full court basketball gymnasium and six tennis courts.
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About the Program

The Northampton Recreation Department, in partnership with the School Department, is pleased to offer community access to the facility. A wide variety of programs such as swim lessons, open swim, pool parties, gym activities and more are offered year round during the hours that school is not utilizing the facility. Our programs provide opportunities for individuals and families to participate in recreational programs in an exciting atmosphere.


The Northampton Recreation Department's Aquatic and Family Center is located at the JFK Middle School, 100 Bridge Road, Florence, Massachusetts 01062.

  • Park in the lot to the left of the school, back by the tennis courts.
  • Enter the facility through the glass doors across from the tennis courts. You will enter by the pool, please check in at the reception window.