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Swimming

About Our Facilities

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Rehm Pool, located near the corner of Garfield and East Avenue, features a 50 meter pool, separate wading pool, a new multi-level spray play feature, a diving well with drop slides, one meter diving boards, and a 5 meter diving tower. Locker rooms have recently been improved with the addition of family changing areas. A concession stand features soft serve ice cream and many other popular snacks. A zero pool edge as well as an ADA lift makes access to the pool easy for those with disabilities.

RCRC Pool (Ridgeland Common Recreation Complex)
The pool at RCRC is NOW OPEN!  The pool features new mechanical systems, pool gutters, decks, a wading pool with slide and play feature, locker rooms (provide your own lock),  family changing rooms, and a new outdoor aquatics entrance. An ADA lift on the pool deck provides access for all. Come check it out for yourself at 415 Lake Street (at Lake and Ridgeland). Concessions available at the pool!
Additionally, this location offers registration for all programs and passes for the Park District!

Lifeguards Needed! 

The Park District of Oak Park is currently seeking energetic, hard working, reliable people to lifeguard at the pools this summer.  To learn more see this Information Sheet on how to apply, get trained, and begin working!

Park District of Oak Park Staff Paperwork - HERE

Pool Entry Fees

Daily admission for all open swim times (excluding lap swim) is $9 or by pass.

Daily admission for lap swim is $4 or by lap swim pass.

Fees are per person (ages 1 & older)/per visit. Any individual who enters the facility is required to present a pool pass or pay the admission fee. Guest Passes are available to resident Pool Pass holders. View the 2014 Pool Schedule.

Click here for descriptions of each swim type listed in the schedule above. 

Passholder also recieve a discount on any guests that they bring to the pool who do not have a pass.  Any guest of a pass holder recieved admission to the pool for $7. The passholder must be present and have a valid pass present in order to receive a discount for guests.

Pool Passes

When you purchase a season pass for the Park District of Oak Park's pool season, you save money and gain access to special Season Passholder swim times! The pass gives you unlimited visits to the pool for one low price – paying for itself on average within 6 visits! Pool passes are valid at Ridgeland Common & Rehm Pool and are good for all pass only, family, and public swimming sessions. For Lap Swim Sessions, a Lap Swim Pass is available. Passes can be purchased online or in-person at a Customer Service and Registration Location.

Please click here for a list of all pass information and pricing.

Swim Lessons & Aquatics Programs

The Park District offers a variety of swimming lessons and other aquatic programs and events for all ages. View more information about our current Aquatic Program and Events.

Opening & Closing Policies

The pool may close during a swim session due to extreme weather, i.e., lightning, thunder, hail, or tornado watches or warnings. When the pool closes due to any of these factors, it will remain closed for the entire session. If the air temperature is 68 degrees at the beginning of a day session or falls to this temperature during the session, management reserves the right to close the pool(s) depending on all weather conditions. To view the opening or closing status of our pools during inclement weather, visit our Field Conditions & Facility Schedules page.

Basic Pool Rules (Detailed rules are posted at the pool.)

For a basic list of pool rules please click here.

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Oak Park has 4 locations with splash pads open to the public every day 10am - 8pm from Memorial Day until September 30th. These pads are located at AndersenFieldFox, and Longfellow Parks.

 
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