Swimming lessons are offered at all 29 Phoenix city pools. Online registration is scheduled to begin Thursday, May 14 at 6:30 p.m., via the online registration page. Class schedules have been viewable online since Monday, May 4. Swimming lessons cost $15 for a two-week session. Semi-private lessons also are available on weekends at select pools for $45. Lessons are offered for all ages. Options also include swim, dive and water basketball teams.
In 2015, Phoenix city pools will be open Memorial Day Weekend (May 23 to 25, 2015) and May 30 to July 26. Pools are open daily, except Fridays. Pool hours for the 2015 season are 1 to 7 p.m. The following pools also will be open on weekends in August through Labor Day (Monday, Sept. 7): Cortez, El Prado, Encanto, Falcon, Hermoso, Maryvale, Paradise Valley, Pecos, Perry, Sunnyslope and Washington.
Daily admission at city pools is $3 for adults, and $1 for children and seniors. A season pass for a family of four costs $75 ($7 for each additional family member), while an adult season pass is $30 and a child/senior pass is $20. Admission at the following 20 pool locations is free for children age 17 and younger through the Kool Kids program: Alkire, Cielito, Coronado, Eastlake, El Prado, Encanto, Falcon, Grant, Harmon, Hermoso, Holiday, Madison, Marivue, Maryvale, Perry, Pierce, Roosevelt, Starlight, University and Washington.
Itty Bitty Beach Parties - Fridays in June, 9:30 to 11:30 a.m.
Sponsor: Cigna HealthCare
These events are designed for families with children 6 years old and younger, and include music, puppet shows, CPR demonstrations, water safety booths and more.
Paradise Valley Pool - 17648 N. 40th St. (June 5)
University Pool - 1102 W. Van Buren St. (June 12)
Pecos Pool - 17010 S. 48th St. (June 19)
Deer Valley Pool - 19400 N. 19th Ave. (June 26)
Verano Sano - Saturdays in June, 5 to 7 p.m.
Sponsor: SRP - View event flyer in English and Spanish
These events are designed for families in the Spanish speaking community. La Campesina provides music for the events that also include CPR demostrations, water safety booths and swimming lesson give-a-ways.
El Prado Pool - 6428 S. 19th Ave. (June 13)
Falcon Pool - 3420 W. Roosevelt St. (June 27)
Sizzling Summer - Saturdays in June and July, Noon to 3 p.m.
Sponsor: Phoenix Revitalization Corporation
These family-friendly events include music, food, CPR demonstrations, life jacket demonstrations and swimming lesson give-a-ways.
Grant Pool - 714 S. 2nd Ave. (June 6)
Alkire Pool - 1617 W. Papago St. (June 13)
Harmon Pool - 1425 S. 5th Ave. (June 20)
Eastlake Pool - 1548 E. Jefferson St. (June 27)
Coronado Pool - 1717 N. 12th St. (July 18)
University Pool - 1102 W. Van Buren St. (July 25)
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