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Wibit coming to Competition Pool - November 9

On your mark, get set... have fun! Think of the Wibit as a floating play structure. Our structure includes a swing, climbing walls, a jumping platform and slides all built in. The Wibit is certain to entertain guests of all ages. The Wibit, which is located in the Competition Pool, will be available to guests on Sundays beginning November 9. Click here to view the Competition Pool/Wibit schedule 

General Wibit rules - Applicable to all guests and all aspects of the structure
  • Obey the lifeguards at all times.
  • Please refrain from hanging on the ropes.
  • All guests using the structure must be able to pass the competition pool swim test without a lifejacket.
  • Lifejackets are allowed on the structure, but all users must pass competition pool swim test.
  • Please remove necklaces, watches, rings and other sharp items before use.
  • Please do not swim under the structure.
  • Entry onto the structure is allowed only via the designated entry ramp, or the climbing portion of the action tower. Entry area lifeguard will signal when it is safe to get on the structure.
  • After exiting (or falling off) the structure please swim away from the structure. Please avoid any ropes, or exit areas of the structure.
  • Lifeguards have the authority to regulate traffic based on weight/usage.
Action Tower XL (climbing tower) rules
  • Entry to the tower is from the junction in the middle, or the climbing wall
  • Guests that successfully make it up the climbing wall are asked to exit via the slide, or the platform.
  • One person at a time on the climbing wall, and people waiting should not wait directly beneath the wall
  • Feet first/bottom down when going down the slide.  After sliding guests please exit the landing area-Feet first only when jumping off the platform.
Swing/slide rules
  • Please take caution when waiting for or reaching for the swing handle.
  • Only one swing user at a time. Please ensure the water is clear before swinging.
  • If you make it across, please exit via the slide (feet first only).
  • After entering the water from the slide, please exit the landing area as quickly as possible.
  • If you fall into the water please climb onto the ramp or exit the structure as quickly as possible, so the next guest can attempt the swing.
Flip/blob rules
  • Only one person can be ‘blobbed’ at a time, and only by one person.
  • Guests wishing to use the blob need to wait for the ok from the lifeguard.
  • After entering the water, guests should swim toward the wall, not towards the structure.

Veterans Day - Additional Rec Swim

Tuesday, November 11, is Veterans Day. On that day, we have added an additional open rec swim just for you from 11:15 a.m. –1 p.m. Regular programming, schedule and hours apply to remainder of the day. Please join us!

Schedule Changes/Cancellations

Competition Pool

On the following days, the Competition Pool will be closed due to SHS and GPHS Swim and Dive home meets and other swim competitions (Note: The Recreation Pool will be open/available for public use.):

  • Friday, November 7 - Closed from 2:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.
  • Saturday, November 8 - Closed from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m.
  • Saturday, December 6 - Closed all day for Pacific Northwest Swimming Divisional Championship meet
  • Sunday, December 7 - Closed all day for Pacific Northwest Swimming Divisional Championship meet

Water Fitness

Friday, November 21

  • 9 a.m. - Aqua Zumba is cancelled
  • 11 a.m. - Silver Splash is cancelled 

Saturday, November 22

  • 7:30 a.m. - Deep Water Aerobics is cancelled
  • 8 a.m.  - Aqua Zumba is cancelled

Fall Food Drive

   

Swim Lesson Information

Group lessons

Learning to swim is more than just stroke development. Guests are taught in small groups with others of their own age and skill level to facilitate the students’ socialization skills. Instructors use an approach which offers active involvement and a better understanding of swimming, thus more learning and more fun

Private lessons

Interested in a private swim lesson or want some 1:1 time to master your strokes? We offer private lessons for $30 per 30-minute lesson (plus 5 minutes of consultation time at the end). We will contact guests with an instructor who meets their needs. For more information, please visit the Welcome Desk or send an email to privatelessons@snohomishaquatic.com.
 

FlowRider

Surf’s up at the Snohomish Aquatic Center! Flow lessons are offered in 5-week sessions that meet once per week. The cost per 5-week session is $62.50. Pick an ability level and lesson date/time that works for you! For more information, visit the Welcome Desk at the Snohomish Aquatic Center.
  • Beginning lessons help new riders learn how to body board and introduces body boarding tricks. New riders - this is the spot for you! Beginner lessons offered Mondays at 5 p.m. and Wednesdays at 5 p.m.
  • Advanced lessons introduce more challenging body board tricks, stand up riding and stand up tricks. If you're a seasoned rider looking to increase your skill and add some fancy tricks to your flow repertoire, look no further! Advanced lessons offered Mondays at 6 p.m. and Wednesdays at 6 p.m.
  • Adult lessons combine the beginner/advanced curriculum with a time reserved for adult riders. Adult lessons are offered Tuesdays at 6 p.m.
  • Teen lessons help progress teens to the stand-up stage, and then introduce the tricks that turn everybody's head! Teen lessons are offered Thursdays at 6 p.m.

Thanksgiving Weekend

Thursday, November 27 - Facility is closed. Happy Thanksgiving!

Friday, November 28 - Join us for a morning of post-Thanksgiving exercise!

  • 9 a.m. - Aqua Zumba
  • 10 a.m. - River Fit
  • 11 a.m. - Silver Splash (open to all ages)
  • Noon - Deep Water Aerobics

Pricing - For those guests who have or purchase a 10-punch water fitness punch card, pay for the first 3 classes with your punch card, and the 4th class is free! Guests can attend any/all of the classes in any combination.  At check-in simply let our Welcome Desk staff know which classes you would like to participate in, and they’ll take care of the rest. For guests paying individually, please see the pricing chart below. 

# of Classes Adult Senior Youth Punches
1 $7.50 $6 $7 1
2 $14 $11 $13 2
3 $18 $14.50 $16.75 3
4 $20 $16 $18.50 Free

Saturday, November 29 - Regular programming, schedule and hours apply. Regular programming, schedule and hours apply to remainder of the day.

Sunday, November 30 - Regular programming, schedule and hours apply.


Facility Featured in Family Adventure Guide

What is one of our favorite things to do during the winter in the Pacific Northwest? Visit the Snohomish Aquatic Center - of course! The Snohomish Aquatic Center is featured on page 25 of the Winter Edition - Parent Map Family Adventure Guide. Check it out www.parentmap.com/adventure
                                             

Halloween Spooktacular Photos

Special thanks to all those who were able to join us last week at the Halloween Spooktacular! You can check out all the fun on the Snohomish Aquatic Center Facebook page. There was something for everyone. For those who couldn't be there… we hope to see you next year!

Pool Schedules


Welcome Desk Hours

  • Mondays - Fridays - 5:30 a.m. - 9 p.m.
  • Saturdays - 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.
  • Sundays - Noon - 6 p.m.
Please check schedules (listed above) for specific pool, program and open rec swim times.

Snohomish Aquatic Center
516 Maple Avenue
Snohomish, WA 98290
(360) 568-8030
www.snohomishaquatic.com