Community Center

POOL HOURS

The pool is open for public use from 12 pm to
7 pm on weekends only from Memorial Day weekend through mid June and late August through Labor Day (when Kent County Public Schools are in session).  The pool will be open June 18 - August 19 from 12 pm until 7 pm and August 20 - September 1 from 12 pm - 5 pm daily during the summer months when Kent County Public Schools are not in session. Please see the Kent County Community Center Pool Use Policies, call
410-778-1948 or email info@KentParksAndRec.org for more information.


INDIVIDUAL DAILY ADMISSION

Cost with Facility Access Card

2 years old and under-Free
Individuals 3 years old and older-$3

Cost without Facility Access Card

2 years old and under-Free
Individuals 3 years old and older-$5

GROUP ADMISSION

Groups of 15 or more must make arrangements at least one week prior to the desired date. Depending on the group size, groups may be required to reserve the pool as a private rental outside of public hours. If your group meets Community Recognition Group requirements, discounted rates may apply. Call 410-810-5955 or email info@kentparksandrec.org for more information.

SEASON PASS

Individual-$65
Family of 4-$200
Each additional family member-$25

NIGHT SWIMMING
(Weather Permitting)

Come out and join us for Night Swimming at the Community Center Pool!

Dates:
June 25, 27
July 2, 6, 9, 11, 16, *19, 23, 25, 30
August 3, 6, 8, 13,17
*Please note July 19 is a Friday
Days:
Tuesday & Thursday OR Saturday
Time:
7:30 pm-10:00 pm
Costs:
$2 per person
Season Pool Passes will be accepted
* Dates subject to change without advance notice.

Call 410-778-1957 or email info@KentParksAndRec.org for more information.

LAP LANE SWIMMING

Dates:
May 25-June 9 (weekends only)
June 17-September 2 (daily)
Time:
Noon-7pm
Place:
Community Center Pool
Cost:

$3 (with Facility Access Card)
$5 (without Facility Access Card)

Lap lanes can also be open during Night Swimming, Swim Lessons and Aqua Fitness. The schedule is subject to change without notice.

AQUA FITNESS

Ages:
Adult
Dates:
June 24 - August 14
Days:
Monday & Wednesday
Rain dates Tuesday & Thursday
Time:
6:45 am-7:30 am
Place:
Community Center Pool
Cost:
$6 per class or $70
*showers available*

Come out and join us for a fun filled aquatic cross training class. Aquatic cross training is a low impact class designed to stretch and strengthen all of your body's muscles as well as cardiovascular system. By using foam pool noodles and the natural resistance of water, we can help you build muscles, lose weight, and gain overall body development.

Call 410-778-1957 or email info@kentparksandrec.org for more information.

SWIMMING POOL FACILITY RULES

- ALWAYS FOLLOW INSTRUCTIONS FROM LIFEGUARDS.
- Pay attention to lifeguard whistles and announcements that follow.
- All swimmers must shower before entering pool.
- NO HORSE PLAY! NO RUNNING! NO PROFANITY/FOUL LANGUAGE! NO UNDUE DISTURBANCE TO OTHERS!
- NO glass containers or breakable objects.
- NO TOYS (including noodles), balls, inner tubes, inflated boats, bubbles, rings, back floats, one-sided flotation device, rafts, and air-filled swimming aids in the main pool during public swim hours. Small toys MAY BE allowed in the wading pool at the Department's discretion.
- U.S Coast Guard approved personal flotation devices, water wings (swimmies/puddle jumpers) may be worn.
- Use of the wading pool is restricted to children five (5) years old and under. Each child must be supervised at pool side by a responsible person at least sixteen (16) years old. Children must not be left unattended.
- All infants and toddlers must wear a swim diaper in the pool (swim diapers available for purchase at pool office).
- Any adult or child who is experiencing any diarrhea, even a mild case, is prohibited from using the pool.
- APPROPRIATE SWIMWEAR REQUIRED! Pool users must wear swimming suits or trunks upon entry into the pool.
- "Street clothes," *Brazil/French-cut, *thong style and/or *revealing swim wear (including see through), cut-off jeans, jeans, skirts, shorts, sport bras, leotards, leggings, dri-fit wear, compression shorts and compression shirts are prohibited. Underwear and undergarments are not allowed to be worn under swimsuits. Patrons with *inappropriate swimwear as listed above or otherwise will be required to change into appropriate attire, otherwise will be asked to leave the premises.
- Swimwear must not have been worn for exercising immediately prior to pool use and must be colorfast and of a lightweight material suitable for swimwear. White t-shirts may be approved to be worn for modesty or medical reasons.
- Swim skills test required at discretion of the lifeguards.
- Children under (12) years old must always be accompanied by a parent or responsible person (16) years old or older in swim attire, including in water, on deck and in the restroom.
- Children under the age of six (6) must have a responsible person in the water with them and within arm's reach of the child.
- Swimmers must be at least 4 feet (48 inches) tall to enter the tube slide.
- Lap swimming in lanes only - NO hanging on lane markers.
- Single groups shall not monopolize any area of the pool and thereby limit its use by intimidating others.
- Pool may close at any time without warning due to water quality or weather conditions.
- Admission to the pool may be denied for any of the following reasons (list is NOT inclusive of all reasons): maximum bather load reached; intoxication; open sores, wounds, skin infections, and nasal or ear discharges; and any condition or evidence, which in the opinion of management would jeopardize the health and safety of others.
- Food or refreshments must be consumed only at the concession stand or other designated areas. All trash must be deposited in designated receptacles. Please recycle. Food is NOT permitted in the bathhouse.
- Food in delivery containers is not permitted inside the pool gates.
- The pool will be closed and cleared for a fifteen (15) minute safety break at a minimum of four (4) times a day (adult lap lanes will remain open during this time).
- Refunds may be issued at the Community Center Pool if the facility must be closed due to weather or equipment malfunction.
- Refunds will only be issued to those admitted within (30) minutes of the closure.
- Receipt must be presented for refund - no exceptions!
- The department reserves the right to refuse admittance into any county swimming facility when the capacity of the pool has been reached or when otherwise deemed necessary for the health, welfare, or safety of patrons.
- Management, including lifeguards and administrative employees reserves the right to refuse admittance to, or eject from the pool premises, any persons failing to comply with any rule.
- Lifeguards and administrative employees have full authority of the pool facility and grounds and are authorized to enforce regulations.
- Patrons who do not comply with regulations will be asked to leave the premises.
- Failure to leave premises after so directed shall be considered criminal trespassing.
- Management, including lifeguards and administrative employees, reserves the right to implement additional regulations as deemed necessary.

For a more detailed description of Pool Facility Rules click here.

ADULT SWIM LESSONS

Ages:
Adults
Dates: July 1st - July 26th
Days: Monday, Wednesday & Friday
Time: 8 am-9 am
Place: Community Center
Cost:
$40 per swimmer

YOUTH SWIM LESSONS

Ages:
Youth (Ages 4 - 13)    
Dates:
Session 1: June 3 - June 13 (Beginners Only)
Session 2: June 24 - July 5
*No Class July 4
Session 3: July 8- July 18
Session 4: July 22 - August 1
   
Days:
Monday - Thursday (Rain Day Friday)
   
Times:
9 am - 9:45 am
10 am - 10:45 am
11 am - 11:45 am
5:30 pm-6:15 pm(Session 1 Only)
   
Cost: 
$35 per swimmer per session    
Place:
Bayside Landing OR Millington Pool (Session 1)
Community Center Pool (Session 2 and 4)
Millington Pool (Session 3)
   

 Registration begins April 1 for swim lessons. A skills test may be scheduled after registration is received. Classes are subject to cancellation if the minimum number of participants is not met.

Call 410-778-1957 or email info@KentParksAndRec.org for more information.

Download Registration Form for swimming lessons.

MORE POOL INFORMATION

The 13' deep pool is the largest pool of its kind on the Eastern Shore at 285,000 gallons. There are 12 lap lanes (each measuring 25 meters long) with availability of six open at one time, a tube slide in the deep end, as well as a two person slide in the shallow end. The shallow end features tumble buckets and a zero depth entry zone with floor bubblers and "beach wash" water jets. There is also a separate wading pool for small children with a crab slide that squirts water from the top. A swimming pool wheelchair is available for individuals with limited mobility to enjoy the benefits of being in the pool, whether it is for play or to engage in rehabilitation exercises.

Toys (including noodles), balls, inner tubes, inflated boats and rafts are not permitted in the main pool during public swim hours. Small toys may be allowed in the wading pool at the Department’s discretion.

POOL RENTAL FEES

Exclusive Rentals require a two hour minimum (fees includes lifeguards) and must be outside of public use hours (excludes vendor agreements).

1-50 people $200/2hr.
51-100 people  $250/2hr.
101-200 people     $300/2hr.
201-300 people $500/2hr.

Download KCCC Pool Rental Application here.

CONCESSION STAND

KCPR operates the pool concession stand each season!  The concession stand will generally be open from 12 pm-6:30 pm (day swim) and 7:30 pm-9:30 pm (night swim) when the pool is open (weather permitting). The last order is taken 45 minutes before the pool closes. Menu items include pizza, hotdogs, burgers, hot subs, chicken: sandwiches, tenders, nuggets, and wings, soft pretzels, nachos, mozzarella sticks, fries, mac & cheese bites, corn dog bites, battered pickle chips, assorted chips, hand dipped ice cream, snow balls, and a variety of drinks. Call the Kent County Parks and Recreation main line at 410-778-1948 for more information. Please click here for the Summer 2019 menu.

Food in delivery containers are not permitted inside pool gates.

For a more detailed description of Kent County Community Center Pool policies click here.

 

 

Kent County Parks | 11041 Worton Road  P.O. Box 67| Worton, MD  21678 | Ph: 410-778-1948 | info@kentparksandrec.org