The Recreation Department offers affordable, year-round aquatic programs at two locations, the Richmond Plunge and the Richmond Swim Center. We offer a wide variety of programs (swim lesson level descriptions). All programs are led by professional, enthusiastic, American Red Cross certified pool staff. Swimmers of all ages and abilities will discover that the benefits of aquatic instruction, recreation and fitness are endless. Check our Activity Guide for current programs English Summer/Fall Activity GuideSpanish Summer/Fall Activity Guide .
NOTICE Due to a maintenance issue on the shallow end of the Richmond Plunge, there is no Family Recreation Swim at the Richmond Plunge. All Family Recreation Swim sessions are at the Richmond Swim Center until further notice. Click on this link for more information Family Recreation Swim.
POOL CLOSURE NOTICE Please note the following Pool Closure dates and times:
Sat 11/5 -Richmond Swim Center closed for Recreation Swim
Sun 11/6 -Richmond Swim Center private rental
Fri 11/11 -Both pools closed for Veterans' Day Holiday
Admission & Supervision Requirements for Richmond Swim Center
Due to the water depth of the pool: Children 8 & under must be attended by and supervised at arms distance in the water and deck area at all times by an adult, with a limit of two children per adult, or by a non-adult (a responsible person 15 years of age minimum) with a limit of one child to one non- adult.
New Year’s Day January 1, 2016 Martin L. King Jr. Day January 18, 2016 Presidents Day February 15, 2016 Memorial Day May 30, 2016 Independence Day July 4, 2016 Labor Day September 5, 2016 Admission Day September 9, 2016 Indigenous Peoples Day October 10, 2016 Veteran's Day November 11, 2016 Thanksgiving Day November 24 and 25, 2016
Christmas Day December 26, 2016
For more information, please call Community Services Department at (510) 620-6793.