Aqua Center of Syracuse
1180 Chestnut, PO Box F
Syracuse, NE 68446
Phone – 402-269-8814
AquaCenter Hours & Details
City of Syracuse Update 4/16/2020
Due to concerns regarding the potential spread of COVID-19 in our community and construction of the bathhouse, the City of Syracuse has made the decision to close the pool for the summer 2020.
On April 9th, Governor Pete Ricketts announced a new Directed Health Measure which prohibits group youth sports until May 31st, 2020.
We will continue keeping you informed as we find out information regarding the City of Syracuse as is occurs. Thank you for being patient during these difficult and unknown times.
HOURS FOR PUBLIC SWIM
Sunday-Friday –1:00- 5:00 pm & 6:00-8:00 pm
Saturday – 1:00-6:00 pm
Lap Swim: $1.50 per visit. Mon.-Fri. 5-6 p.m. and Mon.-Fri. 12:15-1:00 p.m. Kick-boards will be available upon request. NO lap swim is available on weekends.
Public Swim Lessons: Month of June M-Th (see list under swim lessons) Classes subject to change due to availability. $35 (4) 45min. sessions. Swim lesson times: 10:15-11am; 11:15-12pm; 5-5:45pm. Refunds only applied to cancellations that cannot be made up by the city due to pool scheduling conflict. ((majority of rain dates will be on a Friday)) Scheduling MUST be done at the City Hall by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or calling 402-269-2173 M-Th
Private Swim Lessons: July-August with a trained swim instructor. No refunds will be given. Please contact (402)269-8814 during normal pool hours and schedule with a certified swim instructor.
POOL PARTIES can be booked on Saturday’s only from 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. or 6:30-8:30 p.m and Sunday’s from 10:30 am-12:30 pm. $150 flat rate to be paid in advance. Contact City Hall for more information & to book!! – 402-269-2173 (NO pool parties to be booked by guards)
Pool will close for the season after August 22nd.
Pool passes will be available for purchase at the AquaCenter as of May 26th.
Family Pass – $100.00
Individual Pass – $65.00
10 Punch Pass – $28.00
Daily Pass – $3.00
Swim Team Schedule:
June 3rd- Mock swim meet @Syracuse
June 12th @Nebraska City
June 17th @Auburn
June 19th @Syracuse vs. Auburn
June 24th @Syracuse Vs. Neb. City
July 1st @Syracuse vs. Bellevue
13th Nebraska City Invitational
Public GROUP lessons $35/session
1 class consists of 4 (45min.) sessions.
Class size is limited to ensure quality instruction for your child!! In scheduling lessons, remember our pool is heated. We may add or change classes upon demand!!
Payment will need to be made 10 days prior to first class to guarantee your spot.
TO SIGN UP…
Please Contact City Hall at 402-269-2173. Deadline for registration to be announced.
PRIVATE LESSONS: $15/half hour. Staff must have gone through a minimum of one full week instruction by a certified instructor prior to be approved to give swim lessons privately at the Syracuse pool.
Aqua Lessons – Classes & Descriptions
Aqua Babies: 0-2 years old
Mommy & Me Class where you swim with your child. ($30 extra to get a lifeguard to be with your child the entire time.) Bubbles are used with participants. Learn to control bubble through games and laps. If the child is young, they may need to go through this class more than once. Zero depth and shallow water.
Aqua Kids: 3-5 year olds
Bubbles are used with participants. Control bubble and start letting air out. If the child is young, they may need to go through this class more than once. Child will learn to swim width of pool with minimal bubble before moving to level 1. Zero depth and shallow water. Parents may be asked to leave if the child is not focused on lessons with parents in sight.
Level 1/2 Exploring the Water & Water Skills: Ages Vary
Bubble may be used. Begin floating and kicking with and without support. Primary water skills. Submerged and holding breath. Shallow water.
Level 3 Stroke Readiness: Ages Vary
Arm and leg actions with strokes. Treading water. Class is in 5 feet of water.
Level 4/5 Stroke Development & Refinement: Ages Vary
Demonstrate all strokes for width & length of pool. Diving off sides. Deep end & length of pool.
Advanced Lessons: Ages Vary
Demonstrate all strokes for length of pool. Skills proficiency. Prolonged swimming & exercise with all strokes. Various dives. Diving from boards. Swim teem level swimming. Deep end.