If you are interested in becoming a lifeguard but are unsure if you have the proper skills come to one of our Lifeguard Prerequisite Skills Challenge where our Senior lifeguards will be teaching basic skills needed to be an exceptional lifeguard. Registration is on-going but limited to 6 people per class per day. Please sign up at the Joe W. Brown Natatorium Desk at least three days prior to the class.
Come dressed to swim!
Joe W. Brown Pool
5601 Read Blvd
AGES: 15 years old and up
CLASS DATES: 10/6, 10/20, 11/3, 11/17, 12/1, and 12/15
Joe W. Brown Pool Open Year Round
5601 Read Blvd., New Orleans, LA 70127
Pool Schedule August 31-December 20
The number in parenthesis is the number of lanes available for that specific activity. Lap swim is for patrons 16 years of age or older unless given written permission from the aquatics director. Children under 10 years of age must be accompanied by an adult 18 years of age or over. The pool will close 15 minutes prior the facility closing to allow for time in the locker room. Please scroll down for class descriptions and swim lessons details.
Downloadable PDF version of the pool schedule here.
8-10am: Lap Swim (6)
10-11am: Fit and Flex* (5) and Lap Swim (1)
11am-12noon: Adult Lessons (4) & Lap Swim (2)
12noon-3pm: Lap Swim (6)
3-4pm: Open Swim (4) & Lap Swim (2)
4-6pm: Swim Lessons (6)
6-7pm: Fit & Flex* (5) & Lap Swim (1)
7-9pm: Lap Swim (6)