Swim Descriptions

  • Family Swim:  Children must be accompanied in the water by 18 year old or older member of own family. A responsible teen or adult must be in water with a child who cannot touch bottom at 3’ end at all times (recommended height is 4’).

    Lap Swim:  Open to all ages. You may swim at your own pace but you must swim laps for recreation and/or conditioning. Mask, fins, and snorkel allowed in lap swim.  There will be one person per lane during this time.

    Open Swim:  Open to all ages. Children under the age of 9 must be accompanied by a responsible teen or adult; this teen or adult must be in the water at all times with a child who cannot touch bottom at 3’ end (recommended height is 4’).

    Preschool Swim: For children not yet in kindergarten and responsible teen or adult; this teen or adult must be in the water with child.  There will be one lane per household during this time.

    Special Afternoon Open Swims: Same as all other open swims. Held only on dates listed under special open swims on the schedule. No registration required.

    Water Exercise:  For older teens and adults of all ages; non-swimmers and swimmers. Includes warm-up, stretching and toning, aerobics, and cool-down. Adapt workout to your own level. Some deep water exercise with flotation devices may be included.

    Whirlpool: May be used during all regularly scheduled recreational swims. Minimum age of 18 years. Please follow guidelines posted on door and wall of whirlpool room.