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Meadows Park Pool

Meadows Park Pool
1300 NW 8th Street
Boca Raton, Fl  33486
Phone: (561) 393-7851
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Mantas Mantas Recreational Swim Team
Regular Hours (Fall, Winter and Spring)
Monday.............. 10:00am - 5:45pm
Tues - Fri........... 10:00am – 7:00pm
Saturday............ 10:00am – 5:45pm
Sunday.............. 12:00pm – 5:45pm
Summer Hours* 
Mon - Fri............. 8:00am – 6:45pm
Saturday........... 10:00am – 7:45pm
Sunday............... 12:00pm – 7:45pm

Closed the first Monday of the month for super chlorination.  In the month of September, super chlorination is moved to the second Monday.
Closed Thanksgiving Day, December 25th, and January 1st.

* Summer hours are effective the first Tuesday in June thru the second Friday in August
* The pool opens late on one Saturday in June for a home swim meet.  Spectators are welcome.

Meadows Park Pool offers the following features to all members and visitors

  • Newly Resurfaced Diamondbrite Finish
  • 8 lanes
  • 25 yards X 25 meters
  • 3’6” Shallow end   14’ Dive well
  • Two one meter diving boards
  • Climate controlled locker rooms with  shower and changing area
  • Coin operated lockers (meets ADA  guidelines)
  • Heat pumps for seasonal warming and  cooling
  • Tables, chairs, umbrellas and shade awnings.
  • Covered picnic tables with 2 charcoal grills.
  • Portable Aquatic Lift (PAL) provides a 300-pound lifting capacity (meets ADA guidelines)
  • Deck Lighting for evening swimming
The highly-qualified staff is certified through American Red Cross in Lifeguarding/First Aid, CPR/AED for the professional rescuer, Water Safety Instruction (WSI), and Administering Emergency Oxygen (O2). A Special Needs Certification is also held by swim lesson instructors.

DAILY RATES RESIDENTS NON-RESIDENTS
Children $2.00 $5.00
Adults $4.00 $10.00
Dual Memberships (valid at both Meadows Park Pool & the Swim Center):
ANNUAL MEMBERSHIPS (Oct 1st, 2010 – Sept 30th, 2011)
Children $35.00 $80.00
Adults $110.00 $270.00
Couples $140.00 $340.00
Family $162.00 $400.00
SEMI-ANNUAL MEMBERSHIPS (April 1st, 2011 – Sept 30th, 2011)
Children $17.00 $45.00
Adults $64.00 $150.00
Couples $81.00 $190.00
Family $93.00 $225.00
MONTHLY MEMBERSHIPS (valid for one month from date of purchase)
Children $10.00 $20.00
Adults $15.00 $30.00
Couples $20.00 $40.00
Family $25.00 $50.00

Lessons

Registration is currently available for all 2014 swim lessons. Patrons may register in person or over the phone at either facility. If you are unsure of what level of swim lessons your child should be in, call the pool office and set up a water assessment evaluation. Proof of residency (current Driver’s License or Voter’s Registration Card) is required to receive the resident rate. Classes are not made up due to thunder or lightning.

  • Cost per session: $60.00 for Residents
                                $75.00 for Non-Residents

For dates and times of lessons:

2014 Swim Lesson Schedule

Description of Swim Lesson Levels

American Red Cross Classes

LIFEGUARDING:
This course will prepare the participant to recognize and cope effectively with the challenges that face lifeguards today.  First Aid, CPR, textbooks and pocket mask are included in.  Candidates must pass the preliminary swim test of 300 yards. Call the pool office to register.

  • Class size:  3 - 10
  • Dates:   Please contact Meadows Park Pool for a current schedule
  • Cost: Residents $280.00
             Non-Residents $350.00
Special Events


SPRING EGG DIVE:
Free Event!
Friday, April 18, 2014 at 10:30 am
For children ages 5-13 years old
Children search for pennies on the bottom of the pool and turn them in for plastic eggs filled with toys.  If they find a specially-marked penny, they receive a special prize.  All children receive an egg for participating. Free pizza and a drink! Raffles held throughout the event.

MONSTER MASH:
Free Event!
Saturday, October 25, 2014 from 11:00am - 1:00pm
For ages 6 and up
Come in costume, bring a swim suit, or both. Activities will be held both in and out of the water. Trick-or-treating, bounce house, face painting, popcorn, and more.


Adaptive Aquatics

SWIM LESSONS FOR INDIVIDUALS WITH SPECIAL NEEDS
Adaptive Aquatics is a one-on-one swim program for children and adults with special needs. This program is designed to help teach participants how to become more comfortable in the water while learning essential swimming techniques in a fun environment.  Each session consists of eight 30-minutes lessons, to be scheduled once per week for eight weeks.  This program is available at both pools.

  • Cost per session:  $65.00 for Residents
                                       $81.25 for Non-Residents
Deep Water Fitness

Deep water classes provide an opportunity to receive a cardiovascular workout without impact on the joints.  When suspended up to the chest in water, 75% - 90% of the body weight is cancelled.  Water buoyancy supports your weight and moving through the water provides resistance, which in turn strengthens the muscles.  This program is held at Meadows Park Pool.

  • Days: Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays (class will be held at the Swim Center on the first Monday of each month)
  • Time:  10:15 am - 11:15 am
  • Cost (per month): Residents $65.00
                                      Non-Residents $81.25
Video Swim Program

For those who dare to watch their own swimming technique, staff will film, edit, and format patrons’ swimming onto a DVD.  In addition to the DVD, stroke analysis will be provided by a qualified staff member.  This program is available at both pools.

  • Cost for 1st Video:  $30 for Residents
                                        $37.50 for Non-residents
  • Additional Videos:   $20 for Residents
                                        $25 for Non-residents
Masters

Enjoy the physical and social benefits of friendly competition. Various levels of workouts are provided at every practice. The program is for adults ages 19 and older.

Times
  • Morning Masters: 5:30 AM - 7:00 AM
  • Evening Masters: 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Days:
  • Mon, Wed, & Fri
Cost per session for Morning Masters
  • Residents: $60.00
  • Non-residents: $75.00
Cost per session for Evening Masters
  • Residents: $58.00
  • Non-residents: $72.50
Session Months
  • Session 1: January & February
  • Session 2: March & April
  • Session 3: May & June
  • Session 4: July & August
  • Session 5: September & October
  • Session 6: November & December
Insurance
  • $42 per year
Patrons must select either the morning or evening times, but not a combination of both.

The Morning program is held exclusively at Meadows Park Pool.

The Evening program is held at Meadows Park Pool for Sessions 1, 2, 5, & 6, and at the Swim Center for sessions 3 and 4.
Races

BIATHLON - Saturday, December 13, 2014 at Meadows Park Pool - 1000-Yard Swim and 5K Run

Race begins at 7:00 am. Check-in is from 6:15 am to 6:45 am.

Details

  • The Biathlon consists of a 1000 yard swim (0.6 miles), followed by a 5K run (3.1 miles). 1000 yards in the 25-yard long pool is 20 laps or 40 lengths.
  • A warm up period in the water will be permitted from 6:15 am to 6:45 am (during check-in).
  • The race consists of two heats - the first at 7:00 am and the second at 7:30 am. Heats will be assigned at check-in. There will be 18 participants in each heat. Water stations will be provided along the course.
  • Two swimmers will share each lane and swim on the same side of the pool (no circle swimming).
  • Each lane will be provided with someone to count numbers of laps swum. Counters will signal each swimmer when he or she has 50 yards remaining. There is no diving allowed. All swimmers will start in the water. No fins, paddles, or pull buoys will be permitted during the swim.
  • The race fee includes admission, a t-shirt, race pack, water bottle, and refreshments the morning of the race. These items will be distributed at check-in the morning of the race.
  • Awards will be given to the top 3 female and top 3 male finishers.
  • In the event of inclement weather, the race will be called off and everyone will be asked to clear the course and pool area immediately.

Register

By Phone: 561-393-7851

Register Online

Cost per Registrant

  Kids Adults
  (under 18)  
Advance Registration (Before December 1st) $25.00 $35.00
Registration as of December 1st $30.00 $40.00

SPLASH & DASH - Saturday, May 17, 2014 at the Swim Center - Swim and Run for Kids Ages 5 – 12
Followed by Open Swimming including the Giant See Saw! Races begin at 11:00am

5 & 6 year olds: 25 yard swim & 200 yard run

7 & 8 year-olds: 50 yard swim & 300 yard run

9 & 10 year-olds: 100 yard swim & 400 yard run

11 & 12 year-olds: 150 yard swim & 500 yard run

Cost:  $12.00 for Residents, $15.00 for Non-Residents


Swim Teams

MANTAS RECREATIONAL SWIM TEAM (May, June & July)

2014 Mantas Informational Booklet

For children ages 5 to 18 who are able to swim 25 yards of crawl stroke and are comfortable in the water. This program is held at Meadows Park Pool.

  • Days: Monday thru Friday
  • Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Cost for the Summer:  Residents $175.00
                                        Non-Residents $212.50

    This price now includes the $10 league fee and $15 booster club fee. Those fees no longer need to be paid separately.

AGE GROUP FITNESS SWIM TEAM
For children ages 7 to 14 who are able to swim 25 yards of crawl stroke and are comfortable in the water. This program is held at Meadows Park Pool.

  • Months: August thru April
  • Days: Tue & Thur
  • Time: 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Cost per month:  Residents $65.00
                                    Non-Residents $81.25