Aquatics

PROGRAMS OFFERED: Open Swimming, Lap Swimming, Swimming Lessons, Water Aerobics, Swim Team, Lifeguard Training, Pool Rentals.

SUMMER SCHEDULE

Season Begins: Memorial Day Weekend

Season Ends: Labor Day

Holiday Hours

  • Memorial Day 2:00pm-5:00pm
  • July 4th 2:00pm-5:00pm
  • Labor Day 2:00pm-5:00pm

ADA LIFTS

ADA Lifts are provided at our aquatic facilities. For more information please call 745-1028.

ADMISSION

All pools charge $1 per day. Season Passes are available for the entire summer and are valid at all four pools.

DAILY GROUP RATES

We welcome outside organizations and groups to our facility during open/lap swim. Outside organizations/groups bringing 6 or more individuals should contract the facility directly ahead of time for costs and lane space availability. All visiting outside groups must maintain an adult to child ration of 5:1 at all times for safety reasons.

2018-2019 SWIM PASSES RESIDENT

Yearly Family Pass $140
Yearly Individual Pass $80

Summer Family Pass $50
Summer Individual Pass $30

2018-2019 SWIM PASSES NON-RESIDENT

Yearly Family Pass $280
Yearly Individual Pass $160

Summer Family Pass $100
Summer Individual Pass $60

Passes are available at the Armory Park and Northwoods Park.

DANNY JONES FALL/WINTER SEASON

SEPTEMBER 4, 2018 – MAY 31, 2019

DANNY JONES

1455 Monitor Street

OPEN SWIMMING &LAP SWIM

Monday-Friday 7:00am-4:00pm
Monday-Thursday 7:15pm-8:15pm
Saturday 10:00am-4:00pm
Sunday CLOSED

There will also be 2-4 lap lanes available during these hours. After 1:00pm the DJ pool will be set up for short course lanes.

MASTERS SWIM TEAM

For athletes who are 18 and older who have a minimum basic knowledge of all four strokes.
$35/month
Monday – Friday, 6:00am -7:00am
Contact: (843) 745-1028
www.palmettomasters.org

WATER AEROBICS

Monday/Tuesday/Thursday, 9:30am-10:30am or
6:15pm-7:15pm $20/month
Instructor: Catherine Dixon
Contact: (843) 745-1028

Aquatic exercise is a great way to achieve a well-balanced and complete workout. Shallow and Deep water routines can increase cardiovascular endurance, strengthen muscles and improve coordination. This class, performed 2-3 times a week, will help you achieve a healthier lifestyle and can help decrease the stress of everyday living.

YOUTH SWIM TEAM

Information about the City of North Charleston youth swim team can be found at www.watermocs.com.

You can find information about fees, pool location, practice times, coaches, age(s), equipment needed, meet schedule and much more. The minimum age is 6 years old and kids must be able to swim a minimum of 25 yards freestyle and 25 yards backstroke to be considered for the team for safety and competitive reasons. Practice started in September but athletes can join throughout the year. 

SUMMER SEASON

June 10, 2019 – SEPTEMBER 2, 2019

DANNY JONES

1455 Monitor Street

OPEN SWIMMING

Monday-Thursday 1:00pm-4:00pm
7:15pm-8:15pm
Friday 1:00pm-4:00pm
Saturday noon-4:00pm
Sunday noon-4:00pm

LAP SWIMMING

Monday-Thursday 11:00am-4:00pm
6:15pm-8:15pm
Friday 11:00am-4:00am
Saturday 10:00am-4:00pm
Sunday noon-4:00pm

NORTHWOODS PARK

8348 Greenridge Road

OPEN SWIMMING

Monday-Saturday 2:00pm-7:00pm
Sunday 2:00pm-5:00pm

FELIX PINCKNEY

4790 Hassell Avenue

OPEN SWIMMING

Monday-Saturday 2:00pm-6:00pm
Sunday 2:00pm-5:00pm

COLLINS PARK

4115 Fellowship Road

OPEN SWIMMING

Monday-Saturday 2:00pm-7:00pm
Sunday 2:00pm-5:00pm

SWIMMING POOL RENTALS

The Department rents the City’s four swimming pools for private parties. Rentals are permitted on a space available basis. Rentals for Danny Jones, Collins Park, and Felix Pinckney can be made at the Armory at (843) 745-1032. Rentals for Northwoods Park pool are scheduled through the Northwoods office at (843) 572-5410. No alcoholic beverages or loud or lewd music will be permitted at any pool rental and all other City pool rules apply during rentals.

SUMMER SWIMMING LESSONS

CLASSES: Infant/Child and Adult
REGISTRATION: Month of May
REGISTRATION FEE: $30, Residents; $60, Non-Residents
Cash is not accepted at registration; only checks, money orders or cashier checks.
LOCATION(S): Danny Jones, Felix Pinckney, Northwoods Park

Morning classes are offered. Participants must be at least 3 years old and potty trained.

Sessions are:

Session I • June 10-21
Session II • June 24-July 5
Session III • July 8-19
Session IV • July 22-Aug. 2

Parent-Tot classes are offered Tuesday and Thursday (11:00am-11:30am or 11:30-noon) at Danny Jones. Friday is a makeup day. Sessions are June 10-July 5 and July 9-Aug. 1.

For more information, please contact the pool in your area.

LIFEGUARD TRAINING

April 8-20 and May 6-18
Monday & Wednesday 6:00pm-9:00pm, Saturday 9:00am-4:00pm
AGES: 15+
REGISTRATION: Month of February
REGISTRATION FEE: $100
LOCATION(S): Danny Jones Pool

Are you 15 or older and looking for a great summer job or a challenging career? American Red Cross Lifeguarding is the best place to start! Work as part of a team, in an exciting position, to help others safely enjoy the water.

POOL RULES

  • All swimmers must wear a bathing suit
  • No cut-offs are allowed
  • T-shirts, if worn, must be white or gray
  • All swimmers must shower before swimming
  • Persons with open lesions or wounds are not permitted in pool
  • Persons with diarrheal sickness or nausea should not enter the pool
  • Persons with skin, eye or respiratory infections should not enter the pool
  • Persons under the influence of alcohol or drugs will not be allowed in the pool
  • No solo swimming permitted
  • No running on pool deck
  • No diving allowed
  • No horseplay
  • No glass in pool area
  • Under 2 yrs old must wear swimming diapers.
  • All children under the age of 13 must be supervised by a parent, or relative, over the age of 18 during all recreational swim hours and pool rentals. There are no exceptions to this rule.

AQUATICS MANAGER

Bora Yatagan
(843) 745-1028
byatagan@northcharleston.org

AQUATICS PROGRAM SPECIALIST/HEAD SWIM COACH

Doug Fetchen
(843)745-1028
dfetchen@northcharleston.org