Family Swim Programs

Beginning July 18, 2021

The Swim Center will re-open with no reservations.  Our prices follow the 2021/2022 Master Fee Schedule.  There are no COVID-19 capacity limits - Regular pool capacity limits still apply.

Family Swim will be offered through Tot Splash, rECswim, and Evening rECswim. All Swims will take place in the Activity Pool only with no diving boards, slide, or Splash Park available. Please see below for each swim time.

Family Swim will enter through the Main Entrance (not middle gate).

Dates/Times

Beginning July 18th

Program
Monday
Tuesday 
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday 
Saturday
Sunday
rECswim
12:30pm-3pm
12:30pm-3pm

12:30pm-3pm

12:30pm-3pm

12:30pm-4pm
4:30pm-7pm
12:30pm-4pm
4:30pm-7pm

12:30pm-4pm
4:30pm-7pm
Tot Splash
4-6:30pm
4-6:30pm

4-6:30pm

4-6:30pm

10am-12pm


10am-12pm

Tot Splash Description:
Tot Splash is for parents with children 6 years under. Evening Tot Splash is shared space with Swim Lessons and takes place in the back half of the Activity Pool near the slide. Friday and Sunday Tot Splash can use the entire Activity Pool.

Tot Splash Times:
Monday-Thursday 4pm-6:30pm
Friday and Sunday 10am-12pm

rECswim Description:
rECswim is for families with children of all ages. rECswim takes place in the Activity Pool with no slide, diving boards, or Splash Park.

rECswim Times:
Monday-Thursday 12:30pm-3pm
Friday-Sunday 12:30pm-4pm

Evening rECswim Description:
Join us for a fun evening in the pool! Evening rECswim is for families with children of all ages and takes place in the Activity Pool (no slide, diving boards, or Splash Park).

Evening rECswim Times:
Friday-Sunday 4:30pm-7pm


Continually check the online registration page for cancellations or newly released times! 

Fees Beginning 7/18/21

Tot Splash
Drop-In: $4
10-Punch Pass: $27 Res, $34 Non-Res

rECswim & Evening rECswim
Drop-In: $8 Adults 18+, $5 Youth 7-17 years, $4 Child 1-6 years, FREE 1 year and under
10-Punch Pass Adult: $52 Res, $65 Non-Res
10-Punch Pass Youth: $37 Res, $46 Non-Res
10-Punch Pass Child: $27 Res, $34 Non-Res
30-Day Pass Adult: $91 Res, $113 Non-Res
30-Day Pass Youth: $53 Res, $66 Non-Res
30-Day Pass Child: $48 Res, $60 Non-Res

Because we are already half way through the season, we will not be offering the Family Season Pass.
Passes are available for purchase online at www.el-cerrito.org/onlinereg by clicking "Passes"


Please note:

High-Use Facility: This is a high-use facility with multiple programs happening at a time. During your reservation or program time, other programs may be occurring that have loud music or amplified sound and take up portions of the pool.

Verification of Residency: Proof of household address may be requested at any time to verify residency. This may be in the form of a utility bill or rental lease.

Swim Lesson Cancellation Policy: Make-up classes are not available. Requested refunds or transfers will be approved only if initiated no later than 10 business days prior to the first day of class. All refunds/transfers will be charged a processing fee of $21 per class. Refunds will not be granted after the first class meeting except in the case of medical emergency and must be submitted within 48 hours. Cancellations, transfers, and schedule changes will not be granted for non-attendance. Refund requests must be made by email to: recreation@ci.el-cerrito.ca.us. We reserve the right to cancel any sessions due to low enrollment.

The Swim Center is CLOSED on City Holidays:

Family Swim Etiquette

  • The Swim Center will not require face coverings to be worn, however we HIGHLY encourage unvaccinated individuals to be vaccinated and continue wear their face coverings.
  • Children who are not potty trained are required to wear a swim diaper.
  • No equipment will be available at the pool for usage.
  • No toys or floatation devices except coast guard approved lifejackets allowed. Label and frequently sanitize your lifejacket.