The Town of Hempstead currently has 20 outdoor pools and 1 indoor pool that offer Swimming Lessons.
|Averill Boulevard Park, Elmont||437-5881|
Echo Park Pool Complex, West Hempstead
|Forest City Community Park, Wantagh||783-2516|
|Newbridge Road, Bellmore||783-2518|
|Oceanside Park, Oceanside||763-0709|
|Veterans Memorial Park, East Meadow||296-7780|
|Malibu Pool, Lido Blvd||670-1057|
Franklin Square Pool (Rath), Franklin Square
(Franklin Square Residents Only)
|Roosevelt Pool, Roosevelt||623-7416|
|Harold Walker Park, Lakeview||766-1792|
|Hewlett Point Bay/Pool, Hewlett||763-0714|
|Joint District Pools for Levittown Residents Only|
|Acorn Lane Pool, Levittown||796-5312|
|Azalea Road, Levittown||769-1898|
|Bluegrass Lane Pool, Levittown||796-1322|
|Carmen Ave. Pool, Westbury||997-8007|
|Jerusalem Ave. Pool, Levittown||997-8007|
|Levittown Parkway Pool, Hicksville||933-6409|
|Slate Lane Pool, Levittown||796-5184|
|West Village Green, Levittown||796-5184|
|Wolcott Lane, Levittown||796-2318|
POOL ADMISSION FEE NOT INCLUDED IN LESSON FEE
|Guppies 4 & 5 year olds ONLY||Free|
|Children Level 2-3||Free|
|Children Level 4-6||55.00|
|Junior Lifeguarding||55.00 *|
Please visit the Learn to Swim page.
|POOL ADMISSION FEE NOT INCLUDED IN LESSON FEE|
Please visit the Diving Instruction page.
Parents of children under 10 years of age who are participating in swimming and diving lessons, swim team and dive practices are required to accompany the child into the pool area. Please be advised that if you come in street clothes and leave with your child immediately after the lesson, you will not be required to pay the daily admission. In the event that you decide to wear bathing attire (underneath street clothes) it will be assumed that you are remaining and it will be necessary for you to pay the fee.
We accept major credit cards and E-check only.
Echo Park Indoor Pool Only
Children must be 46 inches tall
|Summer Sessions 1 & 2||All 20 pools that offer lessons|
|Fall||Echo Park Indoor Pool Only|
4 & 5 year olds
Offered only in the Summer
|Children Level 2-6||Must be 6 years old by December 1st|
|Adults||15 & up|
|Junior Lifeguarding||11-14 year olds|
|Lifeguard Training||Must be 15 by the end of the class|
|Winter/Spring||Once a week for eight classes|
|Summer Sessions 1 & 2||Twice a week for seven classes|
|Fall||Once a week for eight classes|
No, you must sign your child up for each session online only and you must bring your proof of age and residency with you to the first class of each session.
Yes, similar to schoolwork, with more practice your child will improve their skills.
Yes, lessons are only cancelled in the event of thunder and lighting. If you have questions, please call the pool where your child takes his or her lessons.
No, you may only sign up children in your own family.
No, we do not offer make up swimming lessons.
Yes, we have both males and female instructors in our Learn to Swim program.
All of the Town of Hempstead instructors are American Red Cross Water Safety instructors, as well as certified in CPR/AED, First Aid and also certified by the Nassau County Health Department as Lifeguards.
Yes, we offer adult swimming lessons during all of Learn to Swim Sessions.
No, we do not sell any equipment or clothing. Please supply your own.