Aquatic Center

 

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KNOW BEFORE YOU GO!! 

THE AQUATICS CENTER IS OPEN YEAR ROUND!!

Robert C. Koren, Aquatics Facility Manager

Phone: 575.678.1068  |  E-Mail: Robert.C.Koren.NAF@mail.mil

Bldg. 462 Flagler Street, White Sands Missile Range, New Mexico 88002

       The Aquatic Center is in Building 462, adjacent to the Community Center and offers a 25-meter, eight lane pool plus a 24-foot diameter children's pool. The main pool depth is 3.5 feet at the shallow end and 12 feet at the deep end. The water temperature is kept at 80-82°, perfect for training and recreational swimming. There are 1 and 3 meter diving boards, water basketball, inner tubes and water polo equipment. The center features two sun decks with lounge chairs and tables, perfect for birthday and private parties. The Aquatics Center also gives time to Active Duty Military PT reservation time free of charge.

THE HIGH-DIVE IS CURRENTLY CLOSED FOR REPAIRS/UPGRADES!

 

SUMMER 2015 HOURS OF OPERATION:

(MEMORIAL DAY - LABOR DAY)

SUNDAY

Open Free Swim:  1100-1900

MONDAY - FRIDAY

Lap Swim Only:  1000-1200

Open Free Swim:  1200-1900

SATURDAY

Open Free Swim:  1100-1900

 

*HOLIDAY OPERATING HOURS ARE 1100-1900*

The WSMR Aquatics Center will be CLOSED on the following holidays:

New Years Day, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, & Labor Day

  

 

AUGUST PROGRAMS

 

SATURDAY, 22 AUGUST, 2015

Back-to-School Summer Sizzler

Admission Fee:  $5.00 per person (includes all activites and attraction, in addition to food!)  No punch cards.

Grab your bathing suits and towels and get ready for a fun packed day at the Aquatics Center! Even though school has started, we have a "SIZZLING"event planned for the entire family! The Aquatics Center will be rolling out the ZORB BALLS for participants to play in and will also have other fun attractions like the dunk tank, ring toss, corn hole, a bouncy house for the kids, and t-shirt tye-dying (please bring your own t-shirt). Food will be also be served as part of the event at no extra cost (hot dog, chips, and a drink)!!

 

SEPTEMBER PROGRAMS

 

FRIDAY, 04 SEPTEMBER, 2015

DIVE-IN MOVIE & PIZZA NIGHT

Admission Fee: $3.00 per person (includes a slice of pizza and lemondae!) No punch cards.

Grab your bathing suits, towels, and your favorite raft/floatie (or borrow one on ours at no cost) and join the WSMR Aquatics Center for a Dive-In Movie and Pizza night from 1930-2130 on Friday, 04 September, 2015! The Aquatics Center will be showing "Hotel Transylvania" (rated PG) and will be serving a slice of pizza and lemonade for your snacking pleaseure!! For additional information, please contact the WSMR Aquatics Center at 575-678-1068 or Robert.C.Koren.NAF@mail.mil.

 

SATURDAY, 19 SEPTEMBER, 2015

ZORB BALL FREE-FOR-ALL

     

Admission Fee: $3.00 per person (rida as many time as you can!)  No punch cards.

Grab the family and friends and come roll around in the Zorb Balls at the WSMR Aquatics Center from 1100-1600 on Saturday, 19 September, 2015! Ride as many times as you can for $3.00 per person for 8-minutes at a time!  For additional information, please contact the WSMR Aquatics Center at 575-678-1068 or Robert.C.Koren.NAF@mail.mil.

 

WSMR AQUATICS CENTER & SKIES UNLIMITED

LEARN-TO-SWIM PROGRAM INFORMATION

 

SWIMMING POOL FEES:

Active Duty: FREE w/ Military I.D.

Civilians:  $2.00 per person

30-Punch Card:  $40.00 per Punch Card

Snack & Pro Shoppe:  Fees vary by item!

*Learn-to-Swim:  $30.00 per Student

*Swim Babies:  $30.00 per Student

*Please register for all swimming lessons at CYSS Parent Central Services at Bldg. 501 (second floor) or contact them by telephone at 575-678-2441

*Children one (1) and under are free of charge

 

THUNDER AND LIGHTNING POLICY

In accordancde with the NATIONAL LIGHTNING SAFETY INSTITUTE, THE AMERICAN RED CROSS, and the facility STANDARD OPERATING PROCEDURES (SOP), the following policy for THUNDER and LIGHTNING will take effect in the event THUNDER and/or LIGHTNING is seen and/or heard in the immediate area:

1. All swimming pools will be cleared for a period of thirty (30) minutes at the sound of the long whistle blast from the Aquatics Staff.

2. If thunder and/or lightning is seen and/or heard again within any thirty (30) minute countdown, the thirty (30) minute countdown will RESTART.

3. Patrons are strongly urged to avoid the use of showers during this time period until the threat is no longer present.

4. The Aquatics Staff will announce when the re-opening of the swimming pools when the threat is no longer present.

THE AQUATICS CENTER STRONGLY URGES THE PUBLIC TO "LIKE" THE FACILITIES FACEBOOK (WSMR Aquatic Center) PAGE TO RECIEVE UPDATES ABOUT INCLEMENT WEATHER FACILITY CLOSURES AND RE-OPENING!

                                                                                                            

Group Pool Party Reservations

The Aquatics Center can host your next pool party or business gathering! Reservations required, please call the Aquatics Center at  575-678-1068 or email Robert.C.Koren.NAF@mail.mil for more information and reservations.

MAXIMUM (IN-WATER) POOL CAPACITY IS 135 PEOPLE!

CATAGORY LISTING:                   Price:                    Time Length:

15-25 PARTICIPANTS                   $70.00                       2 hours

26-45 PARTICIPANTS                   $100.00                     2 hours

46-65 PARTICIPANTS                   $140.00                     2 hours

66-85 PARTICIPANTS                   $180.00                     2 hours

81-100 PARITICPANTS                 $220.00                     2 hours

101-135 PARTICIPANTS               $300.00                     2 hours

Additional Pool Time                      $30.00              Per every 30 minutes

Bouncy House Rental                    $65.00              Duration of reservation

                                                                                                                                                              

Summer Pool PT Hours:

(Memorial Day - Labor Day)

Monday - Friday:  0600-9000

The Aquatics Center will accept Active Duty / Military pool PT time with appointment and reservations required. All PT groups must have TWO certified lifeguards present to conduct PT training while in the water. 

Contact the WSMR Aquatics Center at 575-678-1068 or email Robert.C.Koren.NAF@mail.mil to reserve your pool PT time and additional information.

 

 

 
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