Aquatics

Lifeguards needed

Jim Barnett Park
1001 East Cork Street
Winchester, VA 22601
(540) 662-4946


Indoor Pool

Winchester Parks & Recreation features a 6-lane by 25-meter competition pool that offers a wide range of lessons, classes and lap, open and therapeutic hours.

Indoor Pool Schedule     Swim Classes

Training Courses

Lifeguard Recertification (Ages 15+)

Designed for lifeguards who are currently have a valid certification and need to renew. Participants must complete the water skills, CPR/AED skills and score higher than 80% on a written test in order to pass.
Date: W, 6/6 (register by 5/28, activity #621234-R2)
Time: 2-8 pm
Fee: $45 R  $50 NR

Lifeguard Training (Ages 15+)

American Red Cross Lifeguard Training teaches participants the skills and knowledge they will need to prevent, recognize and respond to emergencies. With successful completion, participants will be certified for lifeguarding/CPR/AED/First Aid for two years. Attendance is mandatory at all sessions. You will be contacted to set up a pre-swim evaluation prior to the start of class.
Date: SA/TU/TH/SA, 6/9-6/16 (register by 6/1, activity #621234-B1)
Fee: $225 R  $250 NR

Basic Water Rescue Class (Ages 11+)

Great for day care providers, babysitters, parents, and anyone who will be spending time in or near water this summer or year-round. With successful completion, participants will be certified for three years. Certification requires competent demonstration of all dry land and in-water skills as well as a written exam.
Date: SA, 5/26 (register by 5/23, activity #622244-B1)
Time: 8:30-11:30 am
Fee: $40 R  $45 NR

CPR/AED/First Aid Course (Ages 14+)

Learn to recognize and respond to cardiac, breathing and first aid emergencies. With successful completion, participants will be certified in CPR/AED/First Aid for two years.
Date: TH, 6/28 (register by 6/18, activity #622145-01)
Date: SU, 7/15 (register by 7/6, activity #622145-02)
Time: 9 am-4 pm
Fee: $45 R  $55 NR


Outdoor Pool

The outdoor pool is open daily during the summer (Memorial Day through Labor Day).

This facility has eight 50-meter lanes in the main pool and six 25-yard lanes in the diving well (depth varies from 3.5 feet to 11.5 feet). The main pool also has a 30-foot tall tube slide and a one-meter spring board. The zero depth entry baby pool includes a water feature (maximum depth 1.5 feet).

outdoor pool schedule

Printable Schedule: Click here for the PDF
NOTE: Outdoor pool opening date has been delayed and will open on June 2.

Fees: Membership, daily fee or season pass


Pool Rentals

Rent the indoor or outdoor pool for a party. 

Pool Day(s) Times Rates
Indoor Fridays 7:00-9:00 pm $192 R  $224 NR
Indoor Saturdays 6:00-8:00 pm $192 R  $224 NR
Outdoor Friday-Sunday 7:00-8:45 pm $312 R  $336 NR
  • Outdoor pool rentals available only during summer season
  • Includes use of lobby areas and locker rooms
  • R = City Resident (22601), NR = Non-City Resident

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Hannah Stewart
Recreation Coordinator - Aquatics
Winchester Parks & Recreation
1001 East Cork Street
Winchester, VA  22601
(540) 662-4946
Fax (540) 678-8791
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