Aquatics

About the Lancaster Aquatic Center


The Lancaster Aquatic Center is located inside the Recreation Center. The 165,000-gallon pool includes a zero-depth entry, lazy river, 2-story water slide, and lap lanes. Locker rooms with showers and a seasonal concession stand make this a great place for all.

Public Swim


The pool is open for use by the general public and monitored by a friendly, experienced, and certified staff of lifeguards. Enjoy the climate controlled facility year-round.

Hours


Public swim is held on Saturdays from 12 noon to 4:45 p.m.
Open daily for Summer Break, from 12 noon to 4:45 p.m.
 

Fee


The public swim fee is $5/ day resident, $7 /day nonresident.

Adult Fitness / Lap Swim

Adults can enjoy morning hours dedicated specifically to aquatic exercise. Swim laps or engage in self-guided water aerobics. A special water aerobics class is offered Monday through Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. at no additional cost. 
 


Hours


  • Monday - Friday, 6:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.
  • Monday - Friday, 10:00 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.
  • Monday & Wednesday, 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
  • Saturday, 10:00 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.

Resident Fees


  • $5 per day
  • $15 per month
  • $120 per year

Nonresident Fees


  • $7 per day
  • $20 per month
  • $160 per year

Group Swim


We offer a special weekday swim time for day care and youth groups. You must register in advance to attend and sign an Aquatic Agreement. For more information, contact 972-218-3713.


Hours


Group swim is available on Tuesday-Friday from 10 a.m. - 12 noon or 12 noon - 2 p.m.
 

Fee


The group swim fee is $3 per person.

Swim Lessons


We offer a special weekday swim swim lessons for all ages. Lancaster Aquatics programs swim lessons as instructed by the American Red Cross, with staff that are Water Safety Instructor Certified. Advanced swimmers have an opportunity to join the Lancaster Tiger Sharks swim team! For more information, contact 972-218-3700 or click the left tab "Swim Lessons". Classes are 5:30 p.m.-6:15 p.m. / 6:30 p.m.-7:15 p.m. (Tuesday and Thursday)
  

Water Aerobics


Water aerobics is a great form of fitness for rehabilitation, people who require less joint impact, seniors or those who just love the water. Lancaster Aquatics offer week day & Saturday morning classes as well as Monday through Thursday evening classes. For more information, contact 972-218-3700 or click the "Aquatic Classes" tab to the left.

Dive in Movie


Every third Thursday of every month
at 7:30 p.m., join us in the Lancaster pool for a movie and pool fun. Admission is FREE with a Lancaster Recreation Center ID. You can win free swim lessons or open swim entry at the "Dive in Raffle". For more information, contact 972-218-3700.

Swim Team


Adults and youth.... Do you have what it takes to be a Tiger Shark? Lancaster Aquatic's Tiger Sharks Swim Team is a training and competitive recreational swim team. The team competes in Lancaster programmed meets at the recreation center as well as regional & state competitions for TAAF. TAAF competitions schedule age groups from 6 years old to 50 and older. For more information, contact 972-218-3713 or click the left tab "Swimming Program".5