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The City of New Orleans

Mayor Mitchell J. Landrieu

Aquatics

   

Announcements

Just a reminder about our lightning policy: All pools (indoor and outdoor) will require immediate closure in the event that lightning or thunder is present in or around the area. The pools will remain closed until 30 minutes past the last visible lightning strike or episode of thunderJust a reminder about our lightning policy:  All pools (indoor and outdoor) will require immediate closure in the event that lightning or thunder is present in or around the area. The pools will remain closed until 30 minutes past the last visible lightning strike or episode of thunder.

The Treme pool is closed for repairs. 

Aquatics Division (504) 658-3044.


About NORDC Aquatics
The NORDC Learn to Swim Program is proudly supported by the Boh Bros. Centennial Fund.
NORDC Aquatics is proudly supported by Entergy.
NORDC partners with the American Red Cross to provide professional lifeguard training. 
 


Summer Pools Open June 2-August 10

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Download complete schedule for all pools

 

SWIMMING LESSONS: NORDC summer camp groups have priority for swim classes (Mon-Fri 9am-2pm).  Members of the general public may join summer camp classes if space is available.  Register with the lifeguard at your first class.   

OPEN SWIMMING: Lifeguards may limit or prohibit open swimming for capacity or safety reasons.  Pool use priority is provided for summer camp and public swim lessons and classes.  

LAP SWIMMING: Lounging in the pool or on the deck will not be allowed during lap swim only hours.   

All pools have restrooms on site.  Most have locker rooms as well.  

 

District A

HARRELL POOL 2202 Leonidas St. click here for map  
504-896-5859
Mon-Fri 9am-12noon and 1-5pm
Sat 9am-4pm
Sun closed

Learn to Swim Youth (5-17) – Mon thru Fri  9am, 10am, 11am, 1pm
 

WHITNEY YOUNG POOL 6500 Magazine St. click here for map
504-864-1416
Mon-Fri 9am-12noon and 1-6pm
Sat 9am-4pm
Sun 2-6pm

Learn to Swim Youth (5-17) – Mon thru Fri 9am, 10am, 11am, 1pm, 2pm, 3pm, 4pm
Parent/Child Aquatics 6mo–4yrs – Mon thru Fri 3pm
Learn to Lifeguard – See Water Safety Instructor
Learn to Swim Adult (18+) – Mon and Fri 5pm
Water Aerobics Adult (18+) – Tue, Wed, Thu 5pm

District B

A.L. DAVIS POOL 2600 La Salle St. click here for a map
504-896-4674
Mon-Fri 9am-12noon and 1-6pm
Sat 9am-4pm
Sun 2-6pm
Learn to Swim Youth (5-17) – Mon thru Fri  9am, 10am, 11am, 1pm

LYONS POOL 624 Louisiana Ave. click here for map
504-658-3055
Mon-Fri 8am-6pm *
Sat 9am-4pm  
Sun 2-6pm
* Lap Swimming Only – Mon thru Fri 8-9am, 12-1pm

Learn to Swim Youth (5-17) – Mon thru Fri 9am, 10am, 11am, 1pm, 2pm, 3pm, 4pm
Parent/Child Aquatics 6mo–4yrs – Mon thru Fri 3pm
Learn to Lifeguard – See Water Safety Instructor
Learn to Swim Adult (18+) – Mon and Fri 5pm
Water Aerobics Adult (18+) – Tue, Wed, Thu 5pm  

TAYLOR POOL 2600 S. Roman St. click here for map
504-826-5165
Mon-Fri 9am-12noon and 1-6pm
Sat 9am-4pm*
Sun 2-6pm
Taylor Pool Hours just for Saturday, June 28 will be 12noon-7pm for the Hoffman Triangle Family Fest details here. 

Learn to Swim Youth (5-17)Mon thru Fri  9am, 10am, 11am, 1pm

District C

BEHRMAN POOL 2529 General Meyer Ave. click here for a map
504-364-4093
Mon-Fri 8am-6pm *
Sat 9am-4pm
Sun 2-6pm
* Lap Swimming Only – Mon thru Fri 8-9am, 12-1pm

Learn to Swim Youth (5-17) – Mon thru Fri 9am, 10am, 11am, 1pm, 2pm, 3pm, 4pm
Parent/Child Aquatics 6mo–4yrs – Mon thru Fri 3pm
Learn to Lifeguard – See Water Safety Instructor
Learn to Swim Adult (18+) – Mon and Fri 5pm
Water Aerobics Adult (18+) – Tue, Wed, Thu 5pm

LEMANN POOL 536 N. Prieur St. click here for map
504-552-9197
Mon-Fri 9am-12noon and 1-5pm
Sat 9am-4pm
Sun closed
Learn to Swim Youth (5-17)
Mon thru Fri  9am, 10am, 11am, 1pm

District D

SAMPSON POOL Closed for repairs on Tuesday, June 10
3100 Louisa St. click here for map

504-940-1809
Mon-Fri 9am-12noon and 1-5pm
Sat 9am-4pm
Sun closed
Learn to Swim Youth (5-17)
Mon thru Fri  9am, 10am, 11am, 1pm

ST. BERNARD POOL 1500 Lafreniere St. click here for map
504-658-0198
Mon-Fri 9am-12noon and 1-6pm
Sat 9am-4pm
Sun 2-6pm

Learn to Swim Youth (5-17) – Mon thru Fri 9am, 10am, 11am, 1pm, 2pm, 3pm, 4pm
Parent/Child Aquatics 6mo–4yrs – Mon thru Fri 3pm
Learn to Lifeguard – See Water Safety Instructor
Learn to Swim Adult (18+) – Mon and Fri 5pm
Water Aerobics Adult (18+) – Tue, Wed, Thu 5pm

STALLINGS GENTILLY POOL 1600 Gentilly Blvd. click here for map
504-569-0693
Mon-Fri 8am-6pm *
Sat 9am-4pm
Sun 2-6pm

* Lap Swimming Only – Mon thru Fri 8-9am, 12-1pm 

Learn to Swim Youth (5-17) – Mon thru Fri 9am, 10am, 11am, 1pm, 2pm, 3pm, 4pm         
Parent/Child Aquatics 6mo–4yrs – Mon thru Fri 3pm      
Learn to Lifeguard – See Water Safety Instructor             
Learn to Swim Adult (18+) – Mon and Fri 5pm    
Water Aerobics Adult (18+) – Tue, Wed, Thu 5pm

District E

Joe W. Brown Pool (indoor) 5601 Read Blvd. click here for a map 
504-658-0198
Mon-Fri 8am-7pm *

Sat 9am-4pm
Sun 2-6pm 
* Mon thru Fri 4-5pm – youth only in the pool
* Mon thru Fri 5-6pm – adults only in the pool

*Lap Swimming Only – Mon thru Fri 8-9am, 12-1pm 

Learn to Swim Youth (5-17) – Mon thru Fri 9am, 10am, 11am, 1pm, 2pm, 3pm (beginners only), 4pm (advanced only) 
Parent/Child Aquatics 6mo–4yrs – Mon thru Fri 3pm      
Learn to Lifeguard – Mon thru Fri 4pm
Learn to Swim Adult (18+) – Mon thru Fri 5pm    
Water Aerobics Adult (18+) – Mon thru Fri 6pm

SAM BONART POOL 1200 Forstall St. click here for map
504-940-5531
Mon-Fri 9am-12noon and 1-6pm
Sat 9am-4pm
Sun 2-6
Learn to Swim Youth (5-17)
Mon thru Fri  9am, 10am, 11am, 1pm

Pool Rules

1. Swimming is permitted only while lifeguards are present and on duty.

2. Children under 10 years of age must be accompanied by an adult 18 years of age or over.

3. All children who are not toilet-trained must have a swim diaper and a bathing suit and/or plastic pants.

4. Running, rough play, horseplay, dunking and/or throwing children is not allowed.  Inappropriate language will not be tolerated.

5. Excessive breath holding and breath holding games are prohibited.
 
6. Before entering the pool, patrons must shower with soap and rinse.

7. Glass containers, food, drinks, gum, animals, tobacco products, alcohol, drugs and firearms are prohibited from NORDC pool decks and locker rooms.

8. Children less than 8” taller than water depth must be accompanied by parent, guardian or instructor IN THE WATER, unless swimmer has demonstrated he/she could pass a deep end test each time the child attends the pool.

9. Persons with rashes, open wounds or sores are not allowed in the water.

10. Appropriate swim attire is required: lined swim suits and trunks only. (No jeans or cut offs.)

11. No climbing, hanging, or tampering with lane lines, lifeguard or facility equipment.

12. Only one person on a ladder at a time.

13. Lifeguards must approve all toys and flotation devices – SCUBA and other large equipment is prohibited.

 

14. Diving, flips, twists and backwards jumps are not allowed.

 

15. NORDC is not responsible for any lost or stolen items.

16. Lightning Policy – The pool will require immediate closure of all pools in the event that lightning or thunder is present in or around the area. The pools will remain closed until 30 minutes past the last visible lightning strike or episode of thunder.

17. The lifeguard is the authority in the pool and locker rooms.  Failure to comply with the rules may result in dismissal from the pool and locker room areas.
 

Monday through Friday (10am to 7pm)
10am-11am: Adult Lessons & Lap Swimming
11am-12 noon: Water Aerobics
12 noon-1pm: Lunch
1pm-2pm: Learn to Swim (Schools)
2pm-3pm: Parent & Child
3pm-4pm: Lap Swimming
4pm-5pm: Learn to Swim (Children)
5pm-6pm: Adult Swim Lessons & Lap Swimming
6pm-7pm: Water Aerobics

Saturday
9am-2pm: Free Swim

Sunday
Closed

 

 
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Last updated: 7/28/2014 3:17:55 PM

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