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Greater Sudbury

Onaping Pool

Address:

2 Hillside Drive
Onaping, ON
Phone: 705-688-3908

Pool Policies

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Public Swim Fees

Age One Swim 10 Swims 3 Months
17 and under or with student card $4.00 $38.00 $76.00
Adult (18 to 64) $5.50 $44.00 $100.00
Senior (65 and up) $4.00 $38.00 $76.00
Family (2 adults + children) $11.00 $88.00 $176.00

Public Swim (Starting September 6)

Our public swim is open for all ages to enjoy. Registration is not required. Regular diapers are not permitted in the water; babies must wear swim diapers. Please see Pool Admission Policy, Rules and Guidelines. 

Public Swim Schedule:
  • Monday: 3:30 p.m. to 4:25 p.m.
  • Tuesday: 3:30 p.m. to 4:25 p.m. and 7:00 to 7:55 p.m.
  • Wednesday:  3:30 p.m. to 4:25 p.m.
  • Thursday: 3:30 p.m. to 4:25 p.m. and 7:00 to 7:55 p.m.
  • Friday: 3:30 p.m. to 4:25 p.m. and 7:00 to 7:55 p.m.

 

Family Swim (Starting September 6)

Our family swim provides all members of the family the opportunity to enjoy swimming together. Registration is not required. All children must be accompanied in the water by an adult. Regular diapers are not permitted in the water; babies must wear swim diapers. Please see Pool Admission Policy, Rules and Guidelines.  

Family Swim Schedule:
  • Monday: 1:30 p.m to 2:25 p.m.
  • Wednesday: 12:30 p.m. to 1:25 p.m.
  • Fridays: 6:00 p.m. to 6:55 p.m.

 

Adult Swim (Starting September 6)

Registration is not required. Swimmers must be age 18 and up.

Adult Swim Schedule
  • Monday: 2:30 p.m. to 3:25 p.m.
  • Wednesday: 2:30 p.m. to 3:25 p.m.
  • Friday: 8:00 p.m. to 8:55 p.m.
  • Saturday: Noon to 12:55 p.m.

 

Private and Semi-Private Lessons

For more information, or to schedule one-on-one or small group swimming lessons, please visit us in person or call us at 705-688-3908.

  • Private (Three 30-minute lessons): $114.00
  • Semi-Private (Six 30-minute lessons): $114.00

 

Feel Free to Feel Fit (September 6 to December 18, 2016)

Enjoy one free swim each week! After each free swim, speak to front desk staff about free return transportation aboard Greater Sudbury Transit.

Registration is not required. Children age 10 and under must be accompanied by an adult age 16 or over and must remain within arm’s reach of that adult. Regular diapers are not permitted in the water; babies must wear swim diapers. Please see Pool Admission Policy, Rules and Guidelines.

  • Saturdays: 1:00 p.m. to 2:55 p.m.

Swimming Lesson Fees

Program Price
Parents and Tots $79.00
Gym and Swim $90.00
Preschool 1 to 5 $79.00
Preschool Fitness $79.00
Swimmer 1 to 9 $79.00
Bronze Star $84.00
Bronze Medallion/Emergency First Aid/CPR $143.00
Bronze Cross $145.00
Lifesaving Society Assistant Instructor $143.00
Junior Lifeguard Club $88.50
Endurance Fitness Swimmer $84.00
Teen Swimming Lessons $84.00
Adult Swimming Lessons $90.50

 

Register Online, at your nearest Citizen Service Centre, at your Municipal Pool or dial 3-1-1 for the following sessions.

Junior Lifeguard Club

Ages: 8 to 15

The Junior Lifeguard Club (JLC) offers serious fun for kids between 8 and 15 years of age who can swim at least 25 metres and tread water for two minutes. The Junior Lifeguard Club is for quick learners who thrive in an energetic learning environment and want more than lessons. Building on skills they already have, they will develop and improve swimming and other aquatic skills with emphasis on: swimming skills, lifesaving skills, lifesaving knowledge, leadership and teamwork, community education, competition and personal fitness. Club members will also create and execute their own Water Smart® community education projects.

Register Online, at your nearest Citizen Service Centre, at your Municipal Pool or dial 3-1-1 for the following sessions.

One 60 minute lesson per week for 8 weeks

Winter Session Registration Opens December 3, 2016:

January 2 2017 to February 26 2017

Late Winter Session Registration Opens January 23, 2017:

February 27 2017 to April 23 2017

Choice of one day only:

  • Friday: 5:00 pm

Parents and Tots (Ages 4 months to 3 years)

Ages: 4 months to 3 years

Parents must accompany their child in the pool. Regular diapers are not permitted in the water; babies must wear swim diapers. Please see Pool Admission Policy, Rules and Guidelines. 

Spend quality time with your child while you both have fun learning and socializing. Through structured in-water interaction between parent and child, we stress the importance of play by developing positive attitudes and skills in the water. We provide Lifesaving Society Water Smart tips on keeping your child safe in any aquatic setting. Certified instructors provide guidance and answers to your questions.

Register Online, at your nearest Citizen Service Centre, at your Municipal Pool or dial 3-1-1 for the following sessions.

One 30-minute lesson per week for 8 weeks

Families enrolling more than two children qualify for a 50% discount for additional children if registered within the regular swim lesson program. (Excludes private, semi-private and advanced lifesaving lessons.)

Winter Session Registration Opens December 3, 2016:

January 2 2017 to February 26 2017

Late Winter Session Registration Opens January 23, 2017:

February 27 2017 to April 23 2017

Choice of one day:

  • Mondays: 1:00 p.m.

Preschool 1 (Ages 3 to 5)

Ages: 3 to 5

Children must be 3 years old prior to the first class. Children who turn 6 years old after completing Preschool 1 must register for Swimmer 1.

With the help of our qualified instructors, preschoolers will have fun learning to get in and out of the water. We will help them jump into shallow water. They will try floats and glide on their front and back, and will learn the importance of wearing a Personal Flotation Device. They will also learn to get their face wet and blow bubbles underwater.

Register Online, at your nearest Citizen Service Centre, at your Municipal Pool or dial 3-1-1 for the following sessions.

One 30-minute lesson per week for 8 weeks

Families enrolling more than two children qualify for a 50% discount for additional children if registered within the regular swim lesson program. (Excludes private, semi-private and advanced lifesaving lessons.)

Winter Session Registration Opens December 3, 2016:

January 2 2017 to February 26 2017

Late Winter Session Registration Opens January 23, 2017:

February 27 2017 to April 23 2017

Choose one day and time when registering:

  • Mondays: 12:30 p.m. 
  • Tuesday 5:00 p.m.
  • Wednesdays: 5:30 p.m.
  • Thursday 5:30 p.m
  • Saturdays: 11:30 a.m.

Preschool 2 (Ages 3 to 5)

Ages: 3 to 5

Children must be 3 years old prior to the first class and be comfortable in the water. Children who turn 6 years old after completing Preschool 2 must register for Swimmer 1.

These preschoolers will learn to jump into shallow water by themselves, and get in and get out of the pool while wearing a Personal Flotation Device. They will submerge and exhale underwater. They will also learn to swim with a buoyant aid and work on moving through the water on their front and back while kicking their feet.

Register Online, at your nearest Citizen Service Centre, at your Municipal Pool or dial 3-1-1 for the following sessions.

One 30-minute lesson per week for 8 weeks

Families enrolling more than two children qualify for a 50% discount for additional children if registered within the regular swim lesson program. (Excludes private, semi-private and advanced lifesaving lessons.)

Winter Session Registration Opens December 3, 2016:

January 2 2017 to February 26 2017

Late Winter Session Registration Opens January 23, 2017:

February 27 2017 to April 23 2017

Choose one day and time when registering:

  • Monday: 12:30 p.m & 4:45 p.m.
  • Wednesday: 4:00 p.m.
  • Thursday: 5:00 p.m.
  • Saturday: 11:00 a.m.

 

Preschool 3 (Ages 3 to 5)

Ages: 3 to 5

Children must have successfully completed Preschool 2.

These youngsters will jump into both shallow and deep water wearing a Personal Flotation Device. They will learn to swim distances of 3 to 5 metres on their front and back. They will also be taught to recover objects from the bottom of the pool.

Register Online, at your nearest Citizen Service Centre, at your Municipal Pool or dial 3-1-1 for the following sessions.

One 30-minute lesson per week for 8 weeks

Families enrolling more than two children qualify for a 50% discount for additional children if registered within the regular swim lesson program. (Excludes private, semi-private and advanced lifesaving lessons.)

Winter Session Registration Opens December 3, 2016:

January 2 2017 to February 26 2017

Late Winter Session Registration Opens January 23, 2017:

February 27 2017 to April 23 2017

Choose one day and time when registering:

  • Monday: 4:30 p.m.
  • Tuesday: 5:30 p.m.
  • Wednesday: 6:00 p.m.
  • Thursday: 4:30 p.m.
  • Saturday: 10:30 a.m.

Preschool 4 (Ages 3 to 5)

Ages: 3 to 5

Children must have successfully completed Preschool 3.

Advanced preschoolers will learn to do solo jumps into deeper water and get out by themselves. They will do sideways entries and open their eyes underwater. They will master a short swim on their front while wearing a lifejacket and learn to glide and kick on their side.

Register Online, at your nearest Citizen Service Centre, at your Municipal Pool or dial 3-1-1 for the following sessions.

One 30-minute lesson per week for 8 weeks

Families enrolling more than two children qualify for a 50% discount for additional children if registered within the regular swim lesson program. (Excludes private, semi-private and advanced lifesaving lessons.)

Winter Session Registration Opens December 3, 2016:

January 2 2017 to February 26 2017

Late Winter Session Registration Opens January 23, 2017:

February 27 2017 to April 23 2017

Choose one day and time when registering:

  • Tuesdays: 4:30 p.m. (combined with Preschool 5)
  • Wednesdays: 5:15 p.m. (combined with Preschool 5)

Preschool 5 (Ages 3 to 5)

Ages: 3 to 5

Children must have successfully completed Preschool 4.

While wearing a Personal Flotation Device (PFD), these youngsters get more adventurous with a forward roll entry into the pool. They will also tread water for 10 seconds. They will work on front and back crawl for 5 metres as well as whip kick in a vertical position for 20 seconds with a PFD or buoyant aid.

Register Online, at your nearest Citizen Service Centre, at your Municipal Pool or dial 3-1-1 for the following sessions.

One 30-minute lesson per week for 8 weeks

Families enrolling more than two children qualify for a 50% discount for additional children if registered within the regular swim lesson program. (Excludes private, semi-private and advanced lifesaving lessons.)

Winter Session Registration Opens December 3, 2016:

January 2 2017 to February 26 2017

Late Winter Session Registration Opens January 23, 2017:

February 27 2017 to April 23 2017

Choose one day at time of registration:

  • Tuesdays: 4:30 p.m. (combined with Preschool 4)
  • Wednesday: 5:15 p.m. (combined with Preschool 4)

Swimmer 1 (Ages 6+)

Ages: 6 and up

Children must be 6 years old prior to the first class.

These beginners will become comfortable jumping into the water with and without a Personal Flotation Device. They will learn to open their eyes, exhale and hold their breath underwater. They will gain the skills to confidently retrieve objects from the bottom of the pool. They will work on floats, glides and kicking through the water on their front and back.

Register Online, at your nearest Citizen Service Centre, at your Municipal Pool or dial 3-1-1 for the following sessions.

One 45-minute lesson per week for 8 weeks

Families enrolling more than two children qualify for a 50% discount for additional children if registered within the regular swim lesson program. (Excludes private, semi-private and advanced lifesaving lessons.)

Winter Session Registration Opens December 3, 2016:

January 2 2017 to February 26 2017

Late Winter Session Registration Opens January 23, 2017:

February 27 2017 to April 23 2017

Choose one day and time when registering:

  • Wednesdays: 4:30 p.m.
  • Saturday: 10:30 a.m.

Swimmer 2 (Ages 6+)

Ages: 6 and up

Children must be 6 years old prior to the first class and have completed Swimmer 1 or Preschool 4 or Preschool 5.

These 2nd level beginners will jump into deeper water, and learn to be comfortable rolling sideways into the water wearing a Personal Flotation Device. They will be able to support themselves at the surface without an aid, learn whip kick in a vertical position with an aid, and swim the front and back crawl to distances of 10 metres.

Register Online, at your nearest Citizen Service Centre, at your Municipal Pool or dial 3-1-1 for the following sessions.

One 45-minute lesson per week for 8 weeks

Families enrolling more than two children qualify for a 50% discount for additional children if registered within the regular swim lesson program. (Excludes private, semi-private and advanced lifesaving lessons.)

Winter Session Registration Opens December 3, 2016:

January 2 2017 to February 26 2017

Late Winter Session Registration Opens January 23, 2017:

February 27 2017 to April 23 2017

Choose one day and time when registering:

  • Tuesdays: 4:30 p.m. 
  • Wednesdays: 5:45p.m. (combined with Swimmer 3)
  • Thursdays: 5:15 p.m. 
  • Saturdays: 11:15 a.m. (combined with Swimmer 3)

 

Swimmer 3 (Ages 6+)

Ages: 6 and up

Children must have successfully completed Swimmer 2.

These junior swimmers will learn to kneel-dive and roll into the water. New skills will be introduced such as handstands and in-water somersaults. They will work on the proper mechanics for front and back crawl for 15 metres.  They will also perform interval training 4 x 15 meters using flutter kick while improving endurance.

Register Online, at your nearest Citizen Service Centre, at your Municipal Pool or dial 3-1-1 for the following sessions.

One 45-minute lesson per week for 8 weeks

Families enrolling more than two children qualify for a 50% discount for additional children if registered within the regular swim lesson program. (Excludes private, semi-private and advanced lifesaving lessons.)

Winter Session Registration Opens December 3, 2016:

January 2 2017 to February 26 2017

Late Winter Session Registration Opens January 23, 2017:

February 27 2017 to April 23 2017

Choose one day and time when registering:

  • Tuesday: 5:15 p.m. (Combined with Swimmer 4)
  • Wednesday: 5:45 (Combined with Swimmer 2)
  • Thursday: 4:30p.m. 
  • Saturdays: 11:15 a.m. (Combined with Swimmer 2)

Swimmer 4 (Ages 6+)

Ages: 6 and up

Children must have successfully completed Swimmer 3.

These intermediate swimmers will refine their diving skills. They will wrestle with whip kick, this time learning to perform the kick on their front. They will also learn the next step in breaststroke by practicing drills to work on their breaststroke arms. They will learn to swim underwater and tread water for one minute. As well as learning new skills, they will build their endurance. For this level, swimmers will perform interval training 4 x 25 metres using front or back crawl.

Register Online, at your nearest Citizen Service Centre, at your Municipal Pool or dial 3-1-1 for the following sessions.

One 45-minute lesson per week for 8 weeks

Families enrolling more than two children qualify for a 50% discount for additional children if registered within the regular swim lesson program. (Excludes private, semi-private and advanced lifesaving lessons.)

Winter Session Registration Opens December 3, 2016:

January 2 2017 to February 26 2017

Late Winter Session Registration Opens January 23, 2017:

February 27 2017 to April 23 2017

Choose one day at time of registration:

  • Tuesday: 5:15 p.m. (Combined With Swimmer 3)

Swimmer 5 (Ages 6+)

Ages: 6 and up

Children must have successfully completed Swimmer 4.

These swimmers will master shallow dive entries and cannonballs, eggbeater kicks, and in-water backward somersaults. They will refine their front and back crawl with over 50-metre swims of each. They will also put together the whip kick and breaststroke arms to perform the breaststroke. They will pick up the pace in 25-metre sprints and perform interval training 4 x 50 metres using front or back crawl.

Register Online, at your nearest Citizen Service Centre, at your Municipal Pool or dial 3-1-1 for the following sessions.

One 45-minute lesson per week for 8 weeks

Families enrolling more than two children qualify for a 50% discount for additional children if registered within the regular swim lesson program. (Excludes private, semi-private and advanced lifesaving lessons.)

Winter Session Registration Opens December 3, 2016:

January 2 2017 to February 26 2017

Late Winter Session Registration Opens January 23, 2017:

February 27 2017 to April 23 2017

Choose one day and time when registering:

  • Mondays: 5:00 p.m. (Combined with Swimmer 6)

Swimmer 7 - Rookie Patrol (Ages 6+)

Ages: 6 and up

Children must have successfully completed Swimmer 6.

Swimmers continue stroke development with 50 meter swims of front crawl, back crawl and breaststroke. Lifesaving sport skills include a 25 metre obstacle swim and 15 metre object carry. First Aid focuses on assessment of conscious victims, contacting EMS and treatment for bleeding. Fitness improves in 350 metre workouts and 100 metre timed swims.

Register Online, at your nearest Citizen Service Centre, at your Municipal Pool or dial 3-1-1 for the following sessions.

One 45-minute lesson per week for 8 weeks

Families enrolling more than two children qualify for a 50% discount for additional children if registered within the regular swim lesson program. (Excludes private, semi-private and advanced lifesaving lessons.)

Winter Session Registration Opens December 3, 2016:

January 2 2017 to February 26 2017

Late Winter Session Registration Opens January 23, 2017:

February 27 2017 to April 23 2017

Choice of one day only:

  • Mondays: :5:45 p.m. (combined with Swimmer 8)

Swimmer 6 (Ages 6+)

Ages: 6 and up

Children must have successfully completed Swimmer 5.

These advanced swimmers will rise to the challenge of sophisticated aquatic skills like compact jump entries, stride entry into deep water, and lifesaving kicks like the eggbeater and scissor kick. They will develop strength and power in head-up breaststroke sprints over 25 metres. They will also perform interval training and 300-metre workouts.

Register Online, at your nearest Citizen Service Centre, at your Municipal Pool or dial 3-1-1 for the following sessions.

One 45-minute lesson per week for 8 weeks

Families enrolling more than two children qualify for a 50% discount for additional children if registered within the regular swim lesson program. (Excludes private, semi-private and advanced lifesaving lessons.)

Winter Session Registration Opens December 3, 2016:

January 2 2017 to February 26 2017

Late Winter Session Registration Opens January 23, 2017:

February 27 2017 to April 23 2017

Choose one day at time of registration:

  • Mondays: 5:00 p.m. (combined with Swimmer 5)

Swimmer 9 - Star Patrol (Ages 6+)

Ages: 6 and up

Children must have successfully completed Swimmer 8 (Ranger Patrol).

Swimmers are challenged with 600 metre workouts, 300 metre timed swims and a 25 metre object carry. Strokes are refined over 100 metre swims. First Aid focuses on treatment of bone or joint injuries and respiratory emergencies including asthma and allergic reactions. Lifesaving skills include defense methods, victim removals, and rolling over and supporting a victim face up in shallow water.

Register Online, at your nearest Citizen Service Centre, at your Municipal Pool or dial 3-1-1 for the following sessions.

Families enrolling more than two children qualify for a 50% discount if registered within the regular swim lesson program. (Excludes private, semi-private and advanced lifesaving lessons.)

One 45-minute lesson per week for 8 weeks

Winter Session Registration Opens December 3, 2016:

January 2 2017 to February 26 2017

Late Winter Session Registration Opens January 23, 2017:

February 27 2017 to April 23 2017

Choose one day at time of registration.

  • Program Canceled

Swimmer 8 - Ranger Patrol (Ages 6+)

Ages: 6 and up

Children must have successfully completed Swimmer 7 (Rookie Patrol).

Swimmers develop better strokes over 75 metre swims of each stroke. They tackle lifesaving sport skills in a lifesaving medley, timed object support, and rescue with a buoyant aid. First Aid focuses on assessment of unconscious victims, treatment of victims in shock, and obstructed airway procedures. Skill drills develop a strong lifesaving foundation.

Register Online, at your nearest Citizen Service Centre, at your Municipal Pool or dial 3-1-1 for the following sessions.

One 45-minute lesson per week for 8 weeks

Families enrolling more than two children qualify for a 50% discount for additional children if registered within the regular swim lesson program. (Excludes private, semi-private and advanced lifesaving lessons.)

Winter Session Registration Opens December 3, 2016:

January 2 2017 to February 26 2017

Late Winter Session Registration Opens January 23, 2017:

February 27 2017 to April 23 2017

Choice of one day only:

  • Mondays: 5:45 p.m. (combined with Swimmer 7)

 

Aqua Fitness Fees 

Includes Parent and Tot Aquacise, Aquacise, AquaTherapy, Deep Water Aquacise, Advanced Aquatic Boot Camp, and Aqua Zumba®.

Class Adult (18 to 64) Senior (65 and up)
1 class $12.50 $12.50
5 classes $46.00 $39.00
10 classes $94.00 $73.00
15 classes $121.00 $99.00
20 classes $156.00 $125.00
40 classes $240.00 $190.00

(All prices include H.S.T.)

Aquacise (Starts September 6)

Aquacise is an instructor-led, low-impact program that provides a full body workout for people of any age. Move along to the music and work at a pace that is comfortable for you. Pool noodles and other aquatic equipment are used to ensure a full body workout.  A good comfort level with the water is required. 

Aquacise Schedule:
  • Mondays: 11:30 a.m.
  • Tuesdays: 6:00 p.m.
  • Wednesdays: 11:30 p.m.
  • Thursdays: 6:00 p.m.
  • Fridays: 2:30 p.m.

 

Aquatic Boot Camp  (Starts September 6)

Anything goes! This is an aqua boot camp class that will push you to your limit. You will challenge yourself with some high and low impact strength moves. Pool noodles and other aquatic equipment are used to ensure a full body workout.  A good comfort level with the water is necessary.  No registration required.

 Aquatic Boot Camp Schedule:
  • Tuesdays and Thursday at 8:00 p.m.

 

AquaTherapy (Starts September 6)

AquaTherapy is a slow and therapeutic exercise class that focuses on range of movement, stretching, muscle strengthening, and physical rehabilitation. It is geared towards individuals that have arthritis, are recovering from surgery or injury, or have general aches and pains. No registration required.

AquaTherapy Schedule:
  • Tuesdays: 2:30 p.m.
  • Thursdays: 2:30 p.m.