Aquatics

Civic Center Indoor Main PoolINDOOR POOL OPERATING PROCEDURE: 

  • Adult Swim Monday through Friday 6 am to 9 am, Open Swim Monday through Friday 9 am to 3 pm.   Evening Hours: Mondays 6 pm to 9 pm, Tuesday through Friday 5:30 pm to 9 pm.
  • Swim Team will begin Friday, October 29, 2021, 3 pm to 5:30 pm, lanes will be open only for swim team.  
  • Resident children ages 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult.   One guest per resident is permitted and will pay a $5.00 guest fee. 
  • Whirlpool use is limited to 15 minutes of use by and individual alone and/or members of the same household/group together. Only adults are permitted in the whirlpool.
  • Lockers are open, residents must provide their own locks. Showers are open for single use only; all users are required to sanitize after usage – sanitizing equipment is provided.
  • Fitness equipment is for adult use only, will be distributed by the lifeguard staff, and sanitized after each user.

The Indoor Pool at the Civic Center is open year-round and includes the following amenities: 

  • Main Pool - 6 lanes, 25 yards, 3 Civic Center Indoor Activity Pool1/2 to 5 feet deep
  • Activity Pool - Zero depth to 3 feet deep
  • Whirlpool

The Indoor Pool hosts a variety of water exercise classes, as well as occasional special events for families, such as our Spring 'Diving For Eggs' program. The Indoor Pool is also host to the Independence High School Swim Team - scheduled times for practices and meets are posted during the winter season. Usage of the Indoor Pool facilities is included in the Civic Center membership.

The Outdoor Pool, located in Elmwood Park, includes the following amenities:

  • Main Pool
    • 8 lanes, 50 meters, 3-1/2 - 6 feet
  • Additional 2 feet deep area
  • Diving
    • One high dive
    • Two 1-meter boards
  • Activity Pool
    • Zero depth entry to 3-1/2 feet deep
    • Play structure and water slide
    • Water cannons
  • Whirlpool

For more information on our current roster of aquatics classes, click below.

For additional aquatics programs, see below or contact Aquatics Manager, April Lemke 

Learn-to-Swim

Swim Team