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Friday, 21 February 2014 00:00

Special Events

{tab Special Events} Memorial Day DiscountMay 26 - All Day, All LocationsPresent your Military ID to receive half off admission. Father's DayJune 17 - All Day, All LocationsDads receive free admission at all City pools with a purchase of a child's admission. Back to School SplashJuly 30 - August 10, All Day, All LocationsBring a new school supply and receive half off admission prices. To see a list of supplies that are needed, visit missionarlington.org. Dive Into the Library Reading ClubMonday through Thursday, June 4 - August 10, All LocationsEach child who earns an Arlington Public Library reading club certificate…
Wednesday, 19 February 2014 00:00

Water Safety Instructor Course

Learning Objectives: Through classroom learning and hands on experience, the American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor Course will help you learn how t teach people of all ages to swim and to be safe in, on and around water. Participants must be at least 16 years old. Prerequisite: 25 yards freestyle, backstroke, breaststroke, sidestroke, elementary backstroke and 15 yards butterfly. All strokes must be performed at a Level 4 skill level. Cost: $235 March 11-15 Hugh Smith Indoor Pool May 30 - June 3 Hugh Smith Indoor Pool
Wednesday, 19 February 2014 00:00

Lifeguard Instructor Course

Learning Objectives: This class is for currently certified Lifeguards who are seeking advanced training to train prospective Lifeguards. Must hold a current Lifeguard certification and be at least 17 years old. Cost: $200 March 16 - 20 Woodland West Pool April 8 - 10; 15 - 17 Woodland West Pool May 16 - 22  
Wednesday, 19 June 2013 00:00

City of Arlington Pool Hours

Pool Hours POOLS MON TUE WED THU FRI SAT SUN Allen Bolden Pool CLOSED 12 PM-6 PM 12 PM-6 PM 12 PM-6 PM 12 PM-6 PM 12 PM-6 PM 1 PM-6 PM Bad Konigshofen Family Aquatic Center 12 PM-7 PM CLOSED 2 PM-9 PM Family Night: 6PM-9 PM 12 PM-7 PM 12 PM-7 PM 12 PM-7 PM 1 PM-6 PM Helen Wessler Play Pool 10 AM-4 PM 10 AM-4 PM CLOSED 10 AM-4 PM 12 PM-4 PM 12 PM-4 PM 1 PM-4 PM Howard Moore Play Pool CLOSED 10 AM-5 PM 10 AM-5 PM 10 AM-5 PM 12 PM-5 PM…
Thursday, 09 May 2013 00:00

Life Guarding Course

Prerequisite Prerequisite: Must be at least 15 years old to enroll in this class and be able to swim a total of 300 yards, demonstrating freestyle and breaststroke. Must be able to swim 20 yards, submerge and retrieve a 10 lb. brick, return to the surface and swim 20 yards back to the starting point within 1 minute 40 seconds. Must be able to tread water for two minutes using legs only. Candidates successfully completing the class will be certified in Lifeguarding, Standard First Aid and CPR for the Professional Rescuer. Attendance to every class is required! For more information,…
Thursday, 09 May 2013 13:12

Level Assessment

{tab About} About City of Arlington’s Learn to Swim Program follows the American Red Cross Swim and Water Safety Program. We assess each child on the first day of class to help with accurate placement of each child in the correct level. If possible, we will move the child to a level that best suits his or her skill level. If a child is registered in the incorrect class, every effort will be made to place them into a class of an appropriate level but cannot be guaranteed. We ask parents to help assist us with registering their child in…
Monday, 01 April 2013 10:25


2013 Arlington Pool Hours, Fees & Info  Interested in becoming a lifeguard at one of Arlington's pools? Or perhaps you would like to teach swim classes as a Water Safety Instructor? Lifeguard Training Classes Water Safety Instructor Courses For your year-round swimming enjoyment, please visit us at Hugh Smith Indoor Pool located at 1815 New York Avenue. For more information on Hugh Smith Indoor Pool, please call us at 817-275-0513.
Monday, 01 April 2013 00:00

Rent a Pool

{tab About}  About Having a splashing good time... Rent a pool for your next party!  All outdoor pools are available to rent Thursday – Sunday for private parties, family gatherings, reunions, etc. Times vary depending on the pool's operating hours. Lifeguards are provided for all rentals. Fee includes up to the maximum number of guests listed and a two hour rental. Seventy-two hour notice is required to book an outdoor pool. Call 817-459-5483 to rent an outdoor pool.  Click here for a complete list of rules and regulations regarding Outdoor Pool Rentals. {tab Outdoor Pool Rentals}Outdoor Pool Rentals  All rentals…
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