Special Events @ The Pool
Lorain Public Library
Story Time @ the Pool
STORY TIME: Bring the kids to the pool for Story Time! The Library will have someone on-site to read to pool patrons during rest hours from 12:45 – 3:00!
Story Time Dates:
It’s Foodie Tuesday!
Every Tuesday at the Pool
Along with the great food and snacks at the pool concession stand, we’re hosting local Pizza and Ice Cream food trucks for your dining pleasure!
The Great Avon Bike Parade
July 4, 2018
10:30 a.m. step-off at the Pool
It’s the City’s 2nd annual Fourth of July Bike Parade! Decorate your bike, scooter, wagon, tricycle, etc. and come celebrate America! The parade begins promptly at 10:30 a.m. at the Avon Pool. The short and safe one-mile parade features a police and fire escort. All participants will receive one complimentary weekday admission to the Avon Pool (Good from July 4 through end of season).
Swim Competitions at Avon Pool
All Summer Long!
Come cheer on the best swimmers in the area! CLICK HERE for info and details!
Swim Workouts for Adults
June 19 – Aug 31
Mondays & Thursdays
7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
(Time changes Aug. 21 to 6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.)
Shared lap lanes
$75 for the entire Summer (2 days/week) or
$50 for half Summer (1 day/week)
Or drop-in! (only $5 per workout)
The Cleveland Water Polo Club practices and scrimmages at the Avon Pool every Sunday from 9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. All newcomers welcome! (Open to both men & women)
Visit www.clevelandwaterpolo.com and check the open practice schedule!
Spring Board Diving Class
Ages 9 and older
Swim Requirement: 25 yds + ability to tread water
Wednesdays, Fridays & Saturdays
August 9 – August 19
9:30 – 10:25 Class – Introductory session for beginning divers. Will cover the fundamental skills of diving- approach, hurdle, executing forward and back dives with twists & flips, entry and more.
10:30 – 11:25 Class – Novice and for those with some experience in competitive diving and/or teens. Will refine skills to improve approach, quality and degree of difficulty of dives. Introduce additional competitive dive options.
Instructor: Dennis Dyke, diving coach for two local high schools
Fee: $50 residents & pass holders; $60 non-residents
Minimum class size = 5 | Maximum class size = 12
(Class time subject to change)
June 28 or July 12
7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
If you always wanted to try scuba and never had the chance, now’s the time!
Equipment provided. Meet at 7:00 p.m. to be fitted and organized. Swim session begins near conclusion of public swim at 8:00 p.m. Pre-Register for a spot at Godive@justaddwaterscuba.com
Scuba Diving Camp
August 14 – 18
Friday Pool Session: 8:45 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Afternoon Classroom Session: Bay Village Police Station meeting room
Certification Class for children ages 14 and older. Here’s a great opportunity to get your certification so the family can dive together! This class is taught by Just Add Water Dive Shop.
Register at: Godive@justaddwaterscuba.com
We’re partnering with Liquid Lifestyles to offer private and semi-private swim lessons at selected and limited times.
Visit www.liquidlifestyles.com for information and registration.
Youth Challenge Sports uses the Avon Pool on Monday mornings to provide swimming, adapted sports and other activities for young people with physical disabilities.
Visit www.youthchallengesports.com for more information.