AQUATIC CENTER

Aquatic Center Overview

The Swimming Pool employs one pool manager and three assistant managers. There are 21 lifeguards who rotate shifts. Maximum capacity is 331. The Pool is under the direction of the Park Superintendent.

Closed For Season

The Aquatic Center will close for the season on August 9, 2020

Aquatic Center Features

3,400 Square Foot Competition Pool

  • 6 lanes x 25 Yards
  • Starts at 3 1/2 feet, deepens to 7 feet deep
  • Includes handicapped aquatic lift
  • Accommodations for water polo, basketball and volleyball

2,100 Square Foot Leisure Pool:

  • Tree house slide for young kids
  • 10 foot tall small dumping bucket
  • Rotating Pod Spray "The Snail"
  • Water Spray Dome "The Water Bug"
  • 5 deck geysers
  • 20 foot underwater bench
  • 90 foot lazy river
  • Walk-in, handicapped entries and stair

Bath House

  • Men’s, women’s and family changing areas
  • Concessions
  • Support space for lifeguards and pool equipment

Other Pool Information

  • The pool will be open Memorial Day through Labor Day
  • Times are designated for adult lap swimming, swimming lessons, swim team, night swimming and full public access swimming
  • Life guards are Red Cross trained and certified
  • A licensed, full-time Pool Manager is on site at all times when the pool is open
  • Chlorine levels are strictly maintained at the levels set by the State of Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services
  • Children must be accompanied by a responsible person in the baby pool
  • Swim diapers are required
  • Alcohol and smoking are prohibited at this site
  • No glass containers or carry-in food allowed in the pool area
  • Swimming or not, all attendees pay the daily fees
  • Concessions are available, no outside food will be allowed
  • Hardships cases, please contact Kiersten Richards at                (308) 254-0956 or (308) 279-1138.
  • Friday nights are reserved for private parties. A weeks notice is required to line up staffing

Activity Days/Times

ActivityDay | Time
Public SwimmingWeek Days - 1 pm - 6 pm  Week Ends - 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Swim TeamMonday - Friday 7 am - 9 am
Swimming LessonsMonday - Friday 9 am - 10 am | 10 am - 11 am | 11 am - 12 pm
Adult Lap SwimmingMonday - Friday 11:30 am - 1:00 pm.  Early session 6:00 am - 7:00 am beginning June 29.
Public Night SwimmingStarts Wednesday, July 1: Each Sunday 5 pm - 7 pm & Wednesday 6 pm - 8 pm - July Only


Admission Fees

TypeDaily AdmissionSeason Pass | Other Fees
Children (5 and under)$3.50$52.00
Youth (6-18)$4.50$68.00
Adults (18-61)$5.50$99.00
Seniors (62 & up)$3.50$52.00
FamilyN/A$164.00
Swimming LessonsN/A$50.00 (5 sessions)
Water AerobicsN/A$40.00 with purchase of season pass
Water AerobicsN/A$40.00 plus daily center admittance
Aquatic Center rentalN/A$140.00 per hour


Family pool passes are for immediate family members living in the household only. Immediate family is defined as a mother and/or father, children and step-children living in one household (children must be 18 and under). Unmarried children, 19-23, may be on the membership only if the child is a full time college student or is in the military with proper college or military ID. Foster children or other children under the legal guardianship of a parent may be added to a family membership by providing a copy of the official court documents awarding the member custody of the child.


Season Pass Application (PDF)