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Ellen E. Linson Splash Park is now open! 

This renovated outdoor facility's amenities include a brand-new pool entrance (on the far left side of the building), new large family splash park, water slides, lily pad crossing feature, an aqua climbing wall, 25-meter lap lanes, a new wading pool for small children, outdoor basketball courts, and new shower/changing facilities.

This facility offers American Red Cross swimming lessons, certification courses, summer day camps for youth and teens and birthday parties packages are available by reservation.

To see pictures of the renovation, visit the Aquatics Blog.

For more information, please visit the Ellen E. Linson Splash Park site

Live more, play more & swim more!

Make a splash, swim some laps, or learn water safety at one of our public aquatic facilities! M-NCPPC offers both summer time and year-round swimming opportunities throughout Prince George's County. We have swimming lessons for children and adults, water fitness, aqua arthritis, life guard training, swim teams and aquatic safety classes; browse the schedule and sign up using SMARTlink.

Browse the Aquatics Quicklinks to the right to learn more about Parks and Recreation's aquatics offerings.

PG Aquatics is now on Social Media

Follow PG Aquatics on Facebook and Twitter to find out about our latest programs, events and see pictures of the community enjoying our wonderful facilities and programs.

Special Events

Doggie Dive-IN

Tuesday, September 2 (rain date: Wednesday, September 3), 4-7pm
Come bring your pal out to the pool for our 2nd Annual Doggie Dive-In at Allentown Splash, Tennis and Fitness Park! Dogs must be friendly, social, and curbed before entering pool. NOTE: Proof of up-to-date vaccinations must be presented before entry. Limit of 2 dogs per owner.
Fee: Resident $4/dog; Non-Resident $5/dog
Register online (click on the barcode): Residents #13721; Non-Residents #13722

2014 Indoor Pool Maintenance Closure Schedule

Allentown Splash, Tennis & Fitness Splash Park

Pool closed Sunday, August 17-Monday, September 1, 2014

Pool will re-open on Tuesday, September 2, 2014.

During this period, the facility and the outdoor pool will remain open for all other activities.

Fairland Sports and Aquatics Complex

Facility will remain open to serve your aquatic needs.

Prince George's Sports & Learning Complex

Pools closed Saturday, August 9-Sunday, September 7, 2014

Pools will re-open on Monday, September 8, 2014.

During this period, the facility will remain open for all other activities. 

NOTE: Please check the Prince George's Sports and Learning Complex site for up-to-date information regarding Washington Redskins home games and their impact on the facility.

Rollingcrest-chillum splash pool

Pool closed Saturday, November 1, 2014-Thursday, January 1, 2015

Pool will re-open on Friday, January 2, 2015.

During this period, the facility will remain open Monday-Friday from 9 am-5 pm for customer questions, phone calls and course registrations.

theresa banks memorial aquatic center

Pool closed Sunday, November 23-Sunday, December 7, 2014

Pool will re-open on Monday, December 8, 2014.

During this period, the facility will remain open Monday-Friday, from 9 am-5 pm for customer questions, phone calls and course registrations.

Outdoor Pools Open Through Labor Day

There's still time to beat the heat this summer! The outdoor pools at Allentown Splash, Tennis & Fitness Park, Ellen E. Linson Splash Park; Glenn Dale Splash Park; Hamilton Splash Park; J. Franklyn Bourne Swimming Pool; Lane Manor Splash Park; North Barnaby Splash Park will be open weekends only from August 23-September 1, 2014.

The last day for outdoor swimming will be Monday, September 1, 2014.

While our pools are temporarily closed for maintenance, consider pools in neighboring jurisdictions.  Please visit their websites below for schedules and operating hours:

NOW HIRING!

Positions are still available (must be 16 years of age to work for M-NCPPC Aquatics). Positions include: lifeguards, pool managers, shallow water lifeguards (Glenn Dale Splash Park Only), swim lesson aides, water fitness instructors, water safety instructors, custodians, customer service representatives. Earn up to $17.06/hour.

NOT CERTIFIED? GET CERTIFIED AT A M-NCPPC AQUATICS FACILITY!
You may qualify for a $100 refund from your M-NCPPC Lifeguard Course registration fee. Please click on the Employment Opportunities Aquatics Quicklink to the right for more information, details and certification courses.

Click here to apply for a job in advance.

M-NCPPC is a proud Local Partner of Make A Splashmake a splash logo

About Make a Splash

The USA Swimming Foundation’s, Make a Splash initiative is a national child-focused water safety campaign, which aims to provide the opportunity for every child in America to learn to swim.

Through Make a Splash, the USA Swimming Foundation partners with learn-to-swim providers and water safety advocates across the country to provide swimming lessons and educate children and their families on the importance of learning how to swim.

The USA Swimming Foundation has invested millions of dollars to provide grants to qualified Local Partner learn-to-swim programs, to spread national awareness, and to bring together strategic partners to end drowning.

To date, more than 2 million children have received the lifesaving gift of swim lessons through the USA Swimming Foundation Make a Splash Local Partner network, comprised of more than 600 qualified lesson providers across the nation. To learn more, visit the USA Swimming Foundation's Make A Splash site

The Prince George's Department of Parks and Recreation is a Make A Splash Local partner and offers free swim lessons and water safety programs during the Summer at various M-NCPPC aquatic facilities and to various 2nd grade classes in the Prince George's Public Schools.

*The M-NCPPC Department of Parks and Recreation, Prince George's County encourages and supports the participation of individuals with disabilities. Register at least a minimum of two weeks in advance of the program start date to request and receive a disability accommodation.

Pool Safely Pledge Information

We are pleased to announce today’s launch of the Pool Safely Pledge, an online commitment to water safety that the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) is asking every adult and child in America to take this summer.

The Pledge is designed to commit the American public to being safe in and around the water this year. It will serve as a visual reminder of the safety steps they should be using with their families every time they are near the water, as well as an opportunity for them to pass on these messages to their friends and family via social media.

Make sure your family stays safe this year. And, be sure to take the Pool Safely Pledge!

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