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Aquatics



 

                

 


Fun! Fitness! Learning!


We offer a variety of programs including:
Recreational Swimming • Lap Swimming • Swim Lessons • Water Exercise • Lifeguard Training
Inflatable Pool Obstacle Course in the summer time

Register for swim lessons and certification courses now!

 

Come join our team! We are now hiring Life Guards, Lead Life Guards and/or swim instructors. For more info, please click here.


 

 WALNUT CREEK SWIM CENTERS

 

CLARKE MEMORIAL SWIM CENTER

Located in Heather Farm Park

1750 Heather Drive, Walnut Creek
(925) 943-5856

  • Open Year-round
  • Olympic size, 20 lane lap pool
  • Heated Locker rooms and Showers
  • Fitness Center with cardiovascular and weight equipment
  • Diving pool with 1 meter spring board (open seasonally)
  • Children's wading pool (2-3 ½ feet deep - open seasonally)
  • Vending machines for snacks and drinks

 

 

Clarke Pool Schedule

Weekday: June 10th – August 9th        &        Weekends: June 8th – September 2rd

CLARKE

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Saturday

Sunday

Recreational swimming

 

1:00pm – 4:30pm

1:00pm – 4:30pm

1:00pm – 4:30pm

1:00pm – 4:30pm

1:00pm – 4:30pm

12:00pm – 5:00pm

12:00pm – 5:00pm

Public Lap Swim

 

 

13yrs & up

 

5:30am – 4:30pm

7:00pm – 8:30pm

5:30am – 4:30pm

7:00pm – 8:30pm

5:30am – 4:30pm

7:00pm – 8:30pm

5:30am – 4:30pm

7:00pm – 8:30pm

5:30am – 4:30pm

 

11:00am – 5:00pm

11:00 am – 5:00pm

Masters Practice

 

5:30am, 6:45am, 10:30am, 12:00pm, 7:00pm

5:30am, 6:45am, 10:30am, 12:00pm, 7:00pm

5:30am, 6:45am, 10:30am, 12:00pm, 7:00pm

5:30am, 6:45am, 10:30am, 12:00pm, 7:00pm

5:30am, 6:45am, 10:30am, 12:00pm, 7:00pm

9:30 am

*Check masters website for confirmation

 

Water Exercise

 

8:00am – 9:00am

9:00am – 10:00am

8:00am – 9:00am

9:00am – 10:00am

 

8:00am – 9:00am

9:00am – 10:00am

8:00am – 9:00am

9:00am – 10:00am

 

 

 

 

 

RECREATIONAL SWIMMING

*During the summer season the baby pool, recreational section, and diving well are open

*Inflatables are up during recreational hours for an additional $2 fee

 

ADULT LAP SWIM (13 yrs. & older)

All swimmers must swim continuous laps, in the true tradition of lap swimming. Circle swimming will be enforced in order to accommodate more swimmers. Swimming instruction of any kind is prohibited.

Lap Lane availability

 Monday – Friday:

Time

Lane

Configuration

Number of lanes

for public lap swim

5:30am – 8:00am

Long course

3

8:00am – 10:00am

Long course

1-2

3 lanes in diving well

10:00am – 12:00pm

Short course

5

12:00pm – 1:00pm

Short course

4

1:00pm – 3:30pm

Short course

13

3:30pm-4:30pm

Short course

5

7:00pm – 8:00pm

Long course

4

8:00pm – 8:30pm

Long course

8

 

Weekends:

Time

Lane

Configuration

Number of lanes

for public lap swim

11:00am – 5:00pm

Short course

13

*Aquatic staff reserve the right to relocate swimmers at any time.

*No refunds for sharing lanes or being asked to relocate lanes due programming.

 

Clarke Pool Closures and Special Dates 

POOL CLOSED

Special Hours

June 29th – 30th

July 27th – 28th

 

May 27th - Weekend Hours

July 4th

Lap 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Rec 11:00 am – 3:00 pm

September 2nd – Weekend Hours

*Pool schedules are subject to change.

 

Water Exercise

Water Aerobics - Year Round
Shape up and slim down with invigorating water exercise! Use the water's natural buoyancy and resistance as an excellent form of exercise for those looking for something new or those with special considerations such as: pregnancy, arthritis, knee/joint problems or other special considerations. Swimming skills not required.  

Deep Water Classes:
 Monday, Wednesday, Friday:  8:00am
 Monday through Friday: 9:00am

Drop In Fee

$7.00

12-Class Punch Pass

$66.00

 

 

Clarke Adult Fitness Center Hours

Fitness Center for use by adults, 18 and older. Closed toe shoes and clothing must be worn at all times. Use at own risk.

Monday - Friday 6:00am - 3:30pm
Monday - Thursday Evening   7:00pm - 8:15pm
Saturday - Sunday 11:30am - 3:30pm  

 

 

LARKEY SWIM CENTER

Located by the Lindsay Wildlife Experience
2771 Buena Vista Ave, Walnut Creek 
(925) 943-5861 

  • Newly renovated 25yr x 25m heated pool
  • 1 meter diving board
  • All Abilities Splash Pad with play deck and slides
  • Renovated changing rooms with added amenities
  • Family changing/restroom
  • Outdoor showers
  • Rentable covered party area
  • Shaded lounge area(s)
  • Learn to swim/enhance swimming skills classes available

 

Larkey Swim Schedules

Weekday: June 10th – August 9th                                 Weekends: June 8th – September 2nd

Spray park morning hours begin June 17th.

*The spraypark has a maximum capacity of 60 kids as mandated by the county. Capacities are enforced and particpants arriving after capacity has been reached will be put on a waiting list and must remain in Larkey Park.

Larkey

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Saturday

Sunday

Spray park

ONLY

*Splash pass fee

$2.00

6/17 -8/8 ONLY

10:00am – 12:00pm

&

4:30pm – 6:30pm

10:00am – 12:00pm

&

4:30pm – 6:30pm

10:00am – 12:00pm

&

4:30pm – 6:30pm

*No pm hours 6/19 & 7/17

10:00am – 12:00pm

&

4:30pm – 6:30pm

 

 

 

Rec Swim & Spray Park

 

12:30pm – 4:00pm

*Rec Admission fee

12:30pm – 4:00pm

*Rec Admission fee

12:30pm – 4:00pm

*Rec Admission fee

12:30pm – 4:00pm

*Rec Admission fee

1:00pm – 5:00pm

*Rec Admission fee

12:00pm - 5:00pm

*Rec Admission fee

12:00pm - 5:00pm

*Rec Admission fee

Public Lap Swim

12:30pm – 4:00pm

4:30pm - 6:30pm

2 Lanes

12:30pm – 4:00pm

4:30pm - 6:30pm

2 Lanes

12:30pm – 4:00pm

4:30pm - 6:30pm

2 Lanes

12:30pm – 4:00pm

4:30pm - 6:30pm

2 Lanes

1:00pm – 5:00pm

2 Lanes

12:00pm – 5:00 pm

2 Lanes

12:00pm – 5:00pm

2 Lanes

 

 Larkey Closures and Special Dates

May 27th

Weekend Hours

June 19th

No Evening Spray park

July 4th

11:00am – 4:00pm

*No Spray park only hours

July 17th

No Evening Spray park or Lap Swim

August 25th
 Pool Closed

September 2nd

Weekend Hours

 

 

Admissions

Public Drop-in Fees

Single entrance. No in/out privileges. Everyone entering the facility must pay an admission fee. No refunds. Splash Pass allows use of water inflatable obstacle courses and in/out privileges during recreational swim times. 

Children (6 & under)

$3.50

Youth (7-17)

$4.50

Adults (18 & older)

$6.00

Lap Swim (13 & older)

$6.00

Splash Pass (all ages)

$2.00

  

 

Membership Passes

*Membership passes are not required for entry to Clarke or Larkey Swim Center – drop in options available

*All passes must be purchased in person at Clarke or Larkey Swim Center

*Passes grant entry to both Clarke and Larkey Swim Centers during published activity times

 

Discount 15 Swim Passes
Valid for 12 months from date of purchase. No refunds.

Children (6 & under)

$45.00

Youth (7-17)

$60.00

Adult (18 & older)

$73.50

Lap Swim (13 & older)

$73.50

Day Camp/Care Rec Swim*

$60.00

Lap Swim Discount Monthly Passes

Monthly (based on 30 days)

$65.00

6 Month (based on 182 days)

$375.00

Annual (based on 357 days)

$714.00

 

 

2019 Summer Recreational Swim Pass

$70 per person ($10 off if purchased before June 10th)

Unlimited use during recreational swimming hours Valid: June 8-Septembe 2, 2019 Non-refundable, non-transferable.

*All passes must be purchased in person at Clarke or Larkey Swim Center

*Valid at both Clarke & Larkey Swim Centers

*Not valid for lap swim or water exercise classes.