Leisure swim - 18+

Program description

Open to patrons 18 years of age or older. Check with your local facility for diving board availability.

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Offered at the following locations:

Ancaster Aquatic Centre
47 Meadowbrook Dr., Ancaster
Phone: 905-546-2424 ext. 1061

Dates & Times
October 1 to December 3
December 4 to 16

Monday, 12 noon to 1:30 pm **
Tuesday, 11 to 11:45 am *
Tuesday, 12 noon to 1:30 pm **
Wednesday, 12 noon to 1:30 pm **
Thursday, 11 to 11:45 am *
Thursday, 12 noon to 1:30 pm **
Friday, 12 noon to 1:30 pm **
Saturday, 12:45 to 2 pm **
Sunday, 12:45 to 2 pm **

* Main Pool
** Small Pool

Facility closed December 17 to 26 for shutdown.


Ancaster Lions Outdoor Pool
263 Jerseyville Road West, Ancaster
Phone: 905-648-1930

Closed for the season


Bennetto Community Centre
450 Hughson St. North, Hamilton
Phone: 905-546-4944

Dates & Times
October 1 to December 3
December 4 to 23

Thursday, 11:05 to 11:50 am
Saturday, 12 noon to 1 pm


Birge Outdoor Pool
167 Birge St., Hamilton
Phone: 905-546-3723

Closed for the season


Central Memorial Recreation Centre
93 West Ave. South, Hamilton
Phone: 905-546-4939

Dates & Times
October 1 to December 3
December 4 to 23

Monday, 10:45 am to 1:15 pm
Monday, 8 to 9 pm
Tuesday, 10:45 am to 1:15 pm
Tuesday, 8:30 to 9:30 pm
Wednesday, 10:45 am to 1:15 pm
Wednesday, 8 to 9 pm
Thursday, 10:45 am to 1:15 pm
Thursday, 8:30 to 9:30 pm
Friday, 10:45 am to 1:15 pm
Saturday, 12 noon to 1:30 pm
Sunday, 12 noon to 1 pm


Dalewood Recreation Centre
1150 Main St. West, Hamilton
Phone: 905-546-4946

Dates & Times
October 1 to December 3
December 4 to 23

Monday, 12 noon to 1 pm
Monday, 8:30 to 9:30 pm
Tuesday, 12 noon to 1 pm
Tuesday, 8:30 to 9:30 pm
Wednesday, 12 noon to 1 pm
Thursday, 12 noon to 1 pm
Thursday, 8:30 to 9:30 pm
Friday, 5 to 6:30 pm
Saturday, 12 noon to 1 pm


Dominic Agostino Riverdale Community Centre
150 Violet Drive, Hamilton
Phone: 905-546-4284

Dates & Times
October 1 to December 3
December 4 to 23

Monday, 11:30 am to 12:30 pm
Tuesday, 7 to 8 pm
Wednesday, 11:30 am to 12:30 pm
Thursday, 7 to 8 pm
Saturday, 1 to 2 pm

Cancelled: Monday, December 10


Dundas Community Pool
39 Market St. South, Dundas
Phone: 905-540‐6694

Dates & Times
October 1 to December 3
December 4 to 23

Tuesday, 9 to 10 am - Free
Thursday, 9 to 10 am


Green Acres Outdoor Pool
50 Randall Ave., Stoney Creek
Phone: 905-662-1770

Closed for the season


Hill Park Recreation Centre
305 South Bend Road East, Hamilton
Phone: 905-546-4920

Dates & Times
October 1 to December 3
December 4 to 23

Monday, 7:30 to 8:30 am
Monday, 12 noon to 12:45 pm
Monday, 9 to 10 pm *
Tuesday, 12 noon to 12:45 pm
Wednesday, 7:30 to 8:30 am
Wednesday, 12 noon to 12:45 pm
Wednesday, 9 to 10 pm *
Thursday, 7:30 to 8:30 am
Thursday, 12 noon to 12:45 pm
Thursday, 9 to 10 pm *
Friday, 12 noon to 12:45 pm
Saturday, 1 to 2 pm

* 3 lanes available


Jimmy Thompson Pool
1099 King Street East, Hamilton
Phone: 905-546-4768

Dates & Times
November 26 to December 23

Monday, 11 am to 1 pm *
Monday, 7:30 to 9:15 pm *
Tuesday, 11 am to 1 pm *
Wednesday, 11:30 am to 1 pm *
Wednesday, 8:05 to 9:15 pm *
Thursday, 11 am to 1 pm *
Friday, 11 am to 1 pm *
Saturday, 12:05 to 1 pm *

* Shared pool minimum 1 lane available

Cancelled: Thursday, December 13


Norman Pinky Lewis Recreation Centre
192 Wentworth Street North, Hamilton
Phone: 905-546-3122

Facility closed for renovations effective May 7, reopening in Spring 2019.


Ryerson Recreation Centre
251 Duke Street, Hamilton
Phone: 905-546-3111

Dates & Times
October 1 to December 3
December 4 to 23

Monday, 12 noon to 1 pm
Tuesday, 12 noon to 1 pm
Wednesday, 12 noon to 1 pm
Thursday, 12 noon to 1 pm
Friday, 12 noon to 1 pm


Sir Allan MacNab Recreation Centre
145 Magnolia Drive, Hamilton
905-546-2554

Dates & Times
December 3 to 23

Monday, 11:30 am to 12:30 pm
Monday, 7:45 am to 9 pm
Tuesday, 7:30 to 9 am
Tuesday, 11:30 am to 12:30 pm
Tuesday, 7:45 am to 9 pm
Wednesday, 11:30 am to 12:30 pm
Wednesday, 7:45 am to 9 pm
Thursday, 7:30 to 9 am
Thursday, 11:30 am to 12:30 pm
Thursday, 7:45 am to 9 pm
Friday, 7:30 to 9 am
Friday, 11:30 am to 12:30 pm
Saturday, 12 noon to 1 pm
Sunday, 12 noon to 1 pm


Victoria Park Outdoor Pool
100 Strathcona Ave., Hamilton
Phone: 905-546-3725

Closed for the season


Walker Outdoor Pool
60 DiCenzo Drive, Hamilton
Phone: 905-546-3726

Closed for the season


Westmount Recreation Centre
35 Lynbrook Drive, Hamilton
Phone: 905-546-4932

Dates & Times
October 1 to December 3

Monday, 8:30 to 9:30 am **
Monday, 9:30 to 10:45 am ***
Monday, 1 to 1:45 pm *
Monday, 8:15 to 9 pm **
Tuesday, 8:30 to 9:30 am *
Tuesday, 10:45 to 11:30 am *
Tuesday, 8:15 to 9:30 pm **
Wednesday, 8:30 to 9:30 am **
Wednesday, 9:30 to 10:45 am ***
Wednesday, 1 to 1:45 pm * 
Wednesday, 8:15 to 9:30 pm **
Thursday, 8:30 to 9:30 am **  *
Thursday, 10:45 to 11:30 am * 
Thursday, 8:15 to 9:30 pm **
Friday, 8:30 to 9:30 am - small pool only
Friday, 1 to 1:45 pm *
Saturday, 3 to 4 pm **
Sunday, 12 noon to 1 pm **

* Warm Pool Only
** Both Pools
*** Large Pool Only

December 4 to 9
Monday, 8:15 to 9:30 pm **
Monday, 8:30 to 9:30 am *
Monday, 1 to 1:45 pm *
Tuesday, 8:15 to 9:30 pm **
Tuesday, 8:30 to 9:30 am *
Tuesday, 10:45 to 11:30 am *
Wednesday, 8:15 to 9:30 pm **
Wednesday, 8:30 to 9:30 am *
Wednesday, 1 to 1:45 pm * 
Thursday, 8:15 to 9:30 pm **
Thursday, 8:30 to 9:30 am *
Thursday, 10:45 to 11:30 am *
Friday, 4:30 to 8:30 pm *
Saturday, 3 to 4 pm **
Sunday, 12 noon to 1 pm **

* Warm Pool Only
** Both Pools

HIGH FIVE Accreditation

High Five logoCity of Hamilton recreation programs are committed to ensuring Healthy Child Development for participants and are accredited members of HIGH FIVE®, which is built on the belief that all children deserve to have sport and recreation experiences that support his or her healthy development.

HIGH FIVE® is Canada’s quality standard for children’s programs. The City of Hamilton Recreation Division is a HIGH FIVE® Accredited Organization and as such serves as the benchmark for excellence in children’s recreation and sport programming, focused on healthy child development and offering the highest recognized levels of quality and safety. Our staff are trained in the Principles of Healthy Child Development and our programs are evaluated using the Quest 2 Tool. HIGH FIVE® makes a difference by giving every child the chance to benefit from quality programs.