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Outdoor Pools
 

 

The City of Cornwall Department of Planning, Development and Recreation operates 5 large outdoor pools during the months of July and August.

In addition, the City operates 3 splashpads in Lamoureux Park, Riverdale Park and St. Theresa Park. For more information on the splashpads, please click here.
 

Programs Offered
 
Red Cross Swim Preschool (for children 3 to 6 years of age and who are ready to leave the parent)
This eight level program allows swimmers to enter various levels based on age and ability.  Kids will enjoy the animal themes and mascots, which have been added to enhance learning and fun.  Five levels are offered outdoors: Sea Otter, Salamander, Sunfish, Crocodile and Whale.
 
Red Cross Swim Kids (for children 5 years of age or older)
This 10 level program fits with today's swimmers: Swimming and Water Safety skills are taught in the water so kids are active and wet - promotes success and encourages lifelong fitness.

Bronze Star: Get a head start by taking Bronze Star. An excellent preparation for success in Bronze Medallion. Participants develop problem-solving and decision-making skills individually and in partners. Candidates learn CPR and develop the lifesaving skills needed to be their own lifeguard. Includes a timed 400 m swim.

Bronze Medallion & Emergency First Aid  (prerequisite 13 years of age or Bronze Star - proof of age and qualifications required).
This is a pre-requisite for all advanced Lifesaving education. This course teaches responses to complex water rescue situations. It develops physical fitness, decision-making and judgement skills.
 
Bronze Cross  (prerequisite Bronze Medallion & Emergency first aid - proof of qualifications required).
Bronze Cross challenges Life Savers with more advanced training and introduces safe supervision in aquatic facilities, the principles of teamwork, procedures and use of special equipment.
 
Session Dates
 
There are FOUR sessions of swimming lessons offered in the summer.  Each session is approximately TWO weeks in length. Monday to Friday between 10 a.m. and 12:00 noon.
 
Session #1 July 3 - July 13   (9 classes)
Session #2 July 16 - July 27
Session #3 July 30 - August 10
Session #4 August 13 - August 24
 

Fees   Learn to Swim * 20% subsidy will apply for the Learn to Swim Program
$51.07   One Session, One Child - Red Cross Swim Preschool / Kids
     
    Advanced Levels

$110.87

 

 Lifesaving Bronze Star (exam fees included)

$190.63    Lifesaving Bronze Medallion & E.F.A. (exam fee & manuals included)
$140.23    Lifesaving Bronze Medallion & E.F.A (exam fees included, manuals not included)
$133.68    Lifesaving Bronze Cross (exam fees included)
     

   
 Registration
 
Mail in (or) Register in person at the Cornwall Aquatic Centre (100 Water St. E.).  Office Hours are Monday to Friday 7 a.m. to 10 p.m., Saturday and Sunday 7 a.m. to 9 p.m.
 
Click here for Swimming Lessons Schedule (PDF)
Click here for Outdoor Lessons Registration Form (PDF) 

Outdoor Pool Schedule 

 Monday to Friday

 10 a.m. - 12 noon

 Red Cross Swimming Lessons
 Preschool & Kids Levels 1-10, Bronze Cross and Bronze  
 Medallion
 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.  Free Public Swimming (Wednesday 1-3:30 p.m.)
 4:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.  Staff In-Service Training
 3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.  Wednesday Staff Training
 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.  Public Swimming (Pay Swim)

 

Evening Swims
 
All 5 pools will be open from July 3 to July 27 (weather permitting), from 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.  for public swimming
(Pay Swim)

Evening Swim Schedule from July 30 to August 24 - 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.

Monday, Wednesday & Friday  Tuesday & Thursday
Mattice Pool - Edward & Lennox   St. Francis Pool - 2nd St. W. & Legion   
St. Joseph Pool - Easton & Jarvis    Terry Fox Pool - Mercier & Ross
Reg Campbell Pool - Leitch Dr. & Fraser Rd.  

Weekend Swims
 
Saturday and Sunday commencing June 30 to August 19 from 1:30 - 4:30 p.m. Public Swim (Pay Swim)
 
Swim Fees (applicable taxes included)

 Adults  $3.60
 Children  $3.10
 Students  $3.55
 Seniors  $3.40
Accessibility  $2.95

 

Outdoor Pools, Locations and Features

 St. Francis Pool 419 Second St. West  Outdoor pool, 5 lanes 25 metres. Attached wading pool
 Terry Fox Pool  304 Mercier St.  Outdoor pool, 5 lanes 25 metres. Attached wading pool
 St. Joseph Pool  1310 Easton Ave.  Outdoor pool, 5 lanes 25 metres. Attached wading pool
 Reg Campbell Pool  637 Fraser Ave.  Outdoor pool, 5 lanes 25 metres. Attached wading pool
 Mattice Pool  30 Edward St.  Outdoor pool, 5 lanes 25 metres. Attached wading pool



  Enjoy a COOL POOL on hot days!

 


 

INFORMATION FOR PROPERTY OWNERS ADJACENT TO MUNICIPAL SPORTS FIELDS or PARKS

PLEASE FEEL FREE TO CONTACT THE FOLLOWING NUMBERS

During Business Hours: Monday-Friday 8:30 am - 4:30 pm please call the Civic Complex (613)938-9400 OR Evenings and Weekends please call Duty Sub-Foreman at Public Works AT 613-932-5354

FOR ISSUES THAT NEED IMMEDIATE ATTENTION:

  • LIGHTS ARE ON PAST 11:00PM AND THEY ARE NOT SHUTTING OFF.
  • DOORS ARE LEFT OPEN TO WASHROOMS OR STORAGE AREAS
  • PLAYGROUND EQUIPMENT FOUND TO BE BROKEN
  • FALLEN BRANCHES OR TREES
  • SWIMMING POOL GATES LEFT OPEN AFTER HOURS

Please note if there is criminal activity or vandalism in the Park, please call the Cornwall Police Service by dialing 911.

THANK YOU FOR HELPING OUR COMMUNITY.

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