Jim Barnett Park outdoor pool to open for general swim

Tue, 06/30/2020 - 11:45

Since June 1, 2020 the Jim Barnett Park outdoor pool has been open for lap swimming and swim team practices only. Beginning Friday, July 3, the pool will be available for general swimming during designated times. Reservations will be accepted for general swim for individuals and groups of 10 or less. Reservations are not available for lap swim. Please note that the slide (main pool) and mushroom (wading pool) will remain closed.

The lap swim and general schedule will be as follows beginning July 3:

Type Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
Lap Swim 5-8 am 5-8 am
10-11:45 am
5-8 am 5-8 am
10-11:45 am
5-8 am 9:00 am-11:45 am 9-11 am
General Swim 2-4 pm
4:30-6:30 pm
2-4 pm
​4:30-6:30 pm
2-4 pm
​4:30-6:30 pm
2-4 pm
​4:30-6:30 pm
2-4 pm
​4:30-6:30 pm
7-9 pm
2-4 pm
​4:30-6:30 pm
​7-9 pm
11:30 am-1:30 pm
2-4 pm
​4:30-6:30 pm
​7-9 pm

Making a Reservation (General Swim Only): 

Reservations can be made up to seven days in advance. Call the Rec Center front desk at (540) 662-4946 or the outdoor pool at (540)-667-2284 to make a reservation. You will be asked to provide a name, phone number, group size, and requested time slot. Please contact us ASAP if you need to cancel so others in the community may make a reservation. If time slots do not fill for any one time, patrons will be served on a first-come, first-served basis.

Fees:

  • General Swim: $4 ages 6+  |  $3 ages 3-5  |  Free for under 3  |  $12 family up to 4  |  Included with membership
  • Lap Swim & Fitness Clases: $7 adults  |  $6.50 students  |  $6 seniors and military  |  Included with membership

Aqua Fitness Classes:

Several fitness classes are currently offered at the pool. Beginning July 3, the scheduled is as follows (capacity: 20 people):

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
Water Aerobics
10-11 am
Aqua Fun
12-1 pm
Water Aerobics
10-11 am
Aqua Fun
12-1 pm
Water Aerobics
10-11 am
Aqua Zumba
12-1 pm
None

Rec Center:

The Rec Center in Jim Barnett Park is currently open Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 9:30-11:30 am for informational inquiries, registrations and membership sales only. Beginning July 8, open hours will change to Monday-Friday, 8 am-5 pm, for the above-mentioned purposes, racquetball court usage (reservation recommended, bring your own equipment) and to pick up pickleball equipment to use at the Lowry Courts. No other indoor facilities will be open.

For more information, visit the Winchester Parks and Recreation website.