Live more, play more & swim more!
Make a splash, swim some laps, or learn water safety at one of our conveniently located 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, lifeguarding, swim teams and aquatic safety classes, and more; browse the schedule and sign up using SMARTlink, or stop by to swim laps or play in a splash pool.
Register now for Certified Pool Operator® Training (ages 16 & up)
This pool operating course, developed by the National Swimming Pool Foundation® is designed to provide individuals with the basic knowledge, techniques, and skills of pool and spa operations. Participants must be 16 years of age in order to participate in this course and to be issued certification.
NOW HIRING for Summer 2014!
Secure your job now for Summer 2014. Positions available (must be 16 years of age to work for M-NCPPC Aquatics): 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 per hour.
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Aquatics Special Events
Aqua Egg Hunt*
That's right, we're having an egg hunt in the water in which children can hunt and dive for eggs!Space is limited; pre-registration is required.
When: Saturday, April 19 from 12 noon-1 pm
For everyone's safety, children 5 & under must be within arm's reach and directly supervised by a responsible adult in appropriate swim attire. Children ages 11 & under must be accompanied by an adult who is responsible for their supervision at poolside.
Free Aqua fit workout*
Come prepared to build and tone muscles, increase cardio, improve your overall health and wellness! Participants must have proper swimwear and aqua shoes to take part in this workout! Space is limited; pre-registration is required.
When: Saturday, May 3 from 12 noon-2 pm
Free Family Aqua fit obstacle course*
You and your family will have a lot of fun playing fitness games! Come prepared to take on our land and water fitness obstacle courses! Family members will also learn excellent family, fitness & team building strategies, improve overall health & wellness, and have lots of FUN! Participants must have proper swimwear and tennis shoes to take part in this workout! Please dress comfortably. Space is limited; pre-registration is required.
When: Saturday, May 24 from 9-11 am (Rain Date: May, 31, 2014)
M-NCPPC is a proud Local Partner of Make A Splash
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 www.usaswimmingfoundation.org/makeasplash.
*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.
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