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Lifeguard certification available at Hastings Aquacourt

The City of Hastings Parks and Recreation Department is hosting a lifeguard certification course in coordination with the American Red Cross at the Hastings Aquacourt. Participants who wish to receive certification must be at least 15 years old and must be able to meet the following criteria: Ability to swim 300 yards continuously Ability to tread…

City offices to close for Memorial Day

The City of Hastings offices will be closed on Monday, May 31, in observance of Memorial Day. Front desk services will be unavailable at the Hastings Police Department, Hastings Fire and Rescue, Hastings Public Library, City Hall, Hastings Utilities Department, Parks and Recreation Department and the Solid Waste Landfill. 911 and utility emergency…

2020 Water Quality Report Now Available

The Hastings 2020 Annual Water Quality Report is now available, showing important information about your drinking water and the efforts made by the City of Hastings water system to provide safe water. Sources of drinking water (both tap water and bottled water) include rivers, lakes, streams, ponds, reservoirs, springs, and groundwater wells. As water…

Hastings pool season begins Memorial Day weekend

The Hastings Parks and Recreation Department is excited to announce that the 2021 pool season will kick off on Memorial Day weekend. The Hastings Aquacourt at 2200 W. 3rd St. will open on May 29, weather permitting, which will include the newly-installed splash playground. The Aquacourt will be open seven days a week from noon to 8 p.m. through mid-August. The…

Movie Night at the Park canceled due to high winds

UPDATE: The Parks and Recreation Department has canceled tonight’s movie night at Libs Park due to predicted high winds with up to 40 mph wind gusts. ORIGINAL: The Hastings Parks and Recreation Department’s Movie Night at the Park series will kick off this week with a family classic. Members of the public are welcome to join movie night on Friday,…