Category Archives: swimming


Woof Splash Expo


Have fun at Kennedy Pool on August 25 cooling off with your favorite fur baby. This event starts at 8 a.m. and ends at 11 a.m.

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Hit the Pool, then the Polls


NexGen is hosting a voter registration party at the Valley Aquatic Center. Get registered to vote (if you aren’t already), learn about upcoming election dates, enjoy some activities, and take a swim. Kids are welcome. It’s FREE to attend.  

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Splish Splash Party Bash


Grab your suit and come on down to Marcus Pool April 6 from 1 – 3:30 p.m. This event is open to all ages. Parents must stay with their children 10 and under. The cost is $10. Yes, the pool is heated. Space is limited, so register here.  

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Water Safety Instructor Class


This is the opportunity to get certified to become a swim instructor or a water safety instructor. 

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Woof Splash


Bring your pooch out for a cool dip in the pool! Date:  Saturday, August 26 Time:  8:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Location:  Kennedy Pool Fee: $1/dog Limit two dogs per person, please.

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Summer Swim Program


Join a summer swim team. Ages 5-18 welcome. This crew is made up of some pretty great families, swimmers, and coaches.

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Get your “Pool Pass” for local pools! – 2017


If you know you are going to be spending a lot of time at our local pools this summer (and let’s face it, we’re in Yuma, people), a monthly or season pass is a great deal. Passes are for sale ONLY at the Parks & Recreation office located in City Hall. (To find the office, turn […]

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2017 City Pools Guide


Don’t have a pool out back? Your neighbors are mean and won’t invite you over? Don’t despair! The City has plenty of options for you this summer. Check out the Open Swim times below. If you are interested in getting a Monthly or Season Pass, click HERE. Another (FREE!) way to cool off is to visit the […]

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Swim Lessons 2017


If you haven’t already, it’s time to sign up for swim lessons! What you need to know: Our city pools offer both group and private swim lessons. Your child must pass one level before moving onto the next. You may only sign up for one session at a time (this is to ensure placement at […]

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Mermaid Splish Splash Party Bash


This year’s Mermaid Splish Splash Party Bash will be April 7 at Marcus Pool. The cost is $10.  Get your spot reserved by clicking here. Swim for fun and splash with Orchid the Mermaid, as she flips her tail, tells tales, and shares seashell crafts with you in this Spring Break Fun in the Sun […]

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