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Aquatics Summer 2020

The Ukiah Municipal Swimming Pools will open through August 16th!


Once the season begins, all swim lesson registrations will take place at the pool facility, 511 Park Blvd. in Todd Grove Park. The fee for each session is $60.00 and there is a sibling discount of $5.00.

Swim Lessons

Swim Lesson Sessions

The City of Ukiah offers a variety of American Red Cross swim lessons for individuals of all skill levels and ages 6 months and up. Swim Lessons are held Monday – Thursday in 2 week sessions. The fee for each session is $60.00 and scholarships are available! Registration is required one week prior to the designated session. Preregistration opens May 23th-25th at the Ukiah Municipal Pools from 1pm-4pm and at 411 West Clay St. Tuesdays – Fridays at 10am-5pm.

Session I June 8 – June 18
Session II June 22 – July 2
Session III July 6 – July 16
Sesion IV July 20 – July 30
Session V August 3 – August 12 (This session will include a Friday Lesson on August 7th)


 MORNING LESSON TIMES: 10:00am – 10:30am
10:40am – 11:10am
11:20am – 11:50am
 EVENING LESSON TIMES: 4:15pm – 4:45pm
4:55pm – 5:25pm
5:35pm – 6:05pm


The City of Ukiah offers individual lessons on Monday, Tuesdays, Wednesday or Thursdays. The fee is $60.00 for three 30 minute sessions. *All lessons will be scheduled within the same week. Openings are available upon a first-come, first-serve basis at the following times: 12:00pm – 12:30pm OR 12:30pm – 1:00pm.


Swim Level Information


Parent and Child Level 1
Parent and Child Level 2
Learn to Swim Level 1
Learn to Swim Level 2
Learn to Swim Level 3
Learn to Swim Level 4
Learn to Swim Level 5
Learn to Swim Level 6 Personal Water Safety Skills
Learn to Swim Level 6 Fitness Swimmer
Learn to Swim Level 6 Fundamentals of Diving

Public Swim

Public Swim

The Pool will be open daily to the public from June 8th through August 16th as well as May 23rd-25th, May 30th-31st, and June 6th-7th. Public Swim will be open to all ages.
Designated lap swim lanes are available to all adults 18 years or older. Kickboards and pull buoys are available for lap swimming.

Public Swim $5.00 Monday – Friday 1:00pm – 4:00pm
Saturday & Sunday 1:00pm – 5:00pm
Swim Pass (20 entries) $80.00 Monday – Friday 1:00pm – 4:00pm
Saturday & Sunday 1:00pm – 5:00pm
Lap Swim $5.00 Monday – Thursday 10:00am – 6:00pm*
Friday 1:00pm – 4:00pm
Saturday & Sunday 1:00pm – 5:00pm
Lap Swim Pass (20 entries) $80.00 Monday – Thursday 10:00am – 6:00pm*
Friday 1:00pm – 4:00pm
Saturday & Sunday 1:00pm – 5:00pm


Recreation Classes

Splash Dance Aqua Aerobics

Are you tired of the same old workout in a hot sweaty room? Do you like to exercise to music? Come and share an hour in the water with us for a friendly, high energy, fun and effective workout. You will be surprised and excited to experience the quick results that Aqua Aerobics provides! While exercising in the water, you work against 12 times the resistance of air which contributes to increased muscle development that translates into a higher metabolism and healthier body. Aqua also has all the benefits of land aerobics without the impact to your joints so you may be able to move without the pain you feel while exercising on land. All skill levels from beginner to the seasoned athlete can benefit from water exercise. Non-swimmers welcome. Come join us and rev up your metabolism for a leaner stronger body!

Instructor: Sharon Wedegaertner
M-W-Th: 5:30pm – 6:30pm
Session I: June 11- June 28
Fee: $54.00
Session II: July 2 – July 30 (No Class July 4)
Fee: $72.00
Session III: August 1 – August 30
Fee: $84.00
  $200 for all three sessions, a discount of $10.00!
Drop-In Fee: $10.00 per class
Age: 10 years old and up
Minimum: 10 students
Maximum: 50 students
Location: Ukiah Municipal Swimming Pools



Senior Water Exercise Class

The senior water exercise class is a great way to have fun and get fit. Designed for seniors, we do a variety of exercises in the pool, including free moving, free standing, use of walls and use of aquatic buoys. No swimming ability needed.

Instructor: Pamela  Whitaker
 June 12-August 16 (No Class 7/3)
Monday & Wednesday 8:45 am- 9:45 am
Fee: $60.00
Minimum: 12 students
Maximum: 45 students
Age: 50 years old and up
Location: Ukiah Municipal Swimming Pools

Paddle Boarding

Introduction to Stand Up Paddle (SUP) Boarding

This is a great way to get started with SUP. Learn fundamentals and get comfortable being on the board. Build your core strength and enjoy scenic Lake Mendocino over a hour and a half course. Fit your schedule and tell us what day works best for you. Classes take place between 7:30am-11:00am Monday-Sunday. Minimum Class size is 2.

Instructor: TBA
Monday – Sunday
1 hour and 30 minute class and paddle session
Classes take place at participants chosen time between 7:30am-11:00am
Fee: $40.00
Minimum: 2 students
Maximum: 8 students
Age: 12 years old and up
Location: Lake Mendocino


Please Bring Swim Suit, Towel, and Sunscreen.

Paddle boards, paddles and life jackets will be provided.


Paddle Board Rentals (24  hr)

The water is great but a Paddle Board makes it all the better. Pick up a rental board on the go and take it with you on your next adventure. The City of Ukiah has a fleet of Inflatable Paddle boards that can role up and fit compactly into most trunks. Take it to the Lake or on whatever weekend adventure you might be taking.

Fee: $40* per 24 hr period (Includes: Board, Paddle, Fin, ankle strap, pump, life-jacket and carrying bag)
*Rentals must be made with credit cards. Copy of Credit card and Photo ID will be kept on file until return of rental equipment
Location: Rentals can be made at 511 Park Blvd (Ukiah Aquatics Facility) starting June 8th

Pool Rentals

Ukiah Municipal Swimming Pool Rentals


The pools are available on Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays from 5:30pm to 8:30pm   
 2 Hour Rental 3 Hour Rental
One Pool (Maximum 50 People) $250 $350
Two Pools (Maximum 100 People)  $350  $450

Applications for pool rentals are available at the City Pool or the Recreation Department. All applications must be returned to the Pool Manager at the City Pool. All applications must include a 50% deposit. Balance is due 7 days prior to the event


Rental space is available Mondays through Fridays from 1:00pm to 4:00pm, and Saturday & Sundays from 1:00pm to 5:00pm
 Fee: $100
$5.00 additional fee per participant
Cleaning Deposit: $25 (Refundable)

For more information, please call our Recreation Department at (707) 463-6231.



the City of Ukiah will be hosting s late night swimming Dive-In Movie this year at the City of Ukiah Aquatics Facility, located at Todd Grove Park.

The City of Ukiah Proudly Presents Finding Nemo on July 25nd.

Entry: $10/person

Time: 8:00 pm-11:00 pm. Movie Starts at Dusk

Dive In Movie


Neon Night back at it again with the bright bands!!! the City of Ukiah will be hosting late night swimming and more at the City of Ukiah Aquatics Facility, located at Todd Grove Park.

Come on down for a night of music, fun, glow in the dark, swimming and food!



June 27th

July 11th

August 15th

Entry: $10/person

Time: 8:00 pm-10:00 pm.

Neon Night Flier 2019 All Dates


All participants will be given 2 glow in the dark wrist bands, a free ice cream sundae and the first 50 participants will receive glow in the dark glasses.

Food and Drink will not be allowed in the pool facility but our concession stand will be open outside during the event.

We will be selling additional Ice Cream Sundaes , S’mores and other delicious treats.

*All participants must be able to pass a swim test Prior to participating.



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