The YWCA's comprehensive Aquatics program has activities for all ages and interests. Register online for swim lessons and other Aquatics programs.

Swim Lesson, YWCA of Asheville, PoolOur solar-heated pool is 75' x 25' – that's 25 yards long and four lanes wide – with an average water temperature of 86° F. Complete with a pool lift and stairs, the pool is fully accessible to people of all physical abilities.

The pool features:

         A Varied Schedule – Plenty of time for water fitness, water basketball, lap swim, open swim and family swim
         Learn-to-Swim Program -- Lessons for all ages taught by American Red Cross certified instructors 
         Aquatics Training – American Red Cross Lifeguarding and Water Safety Instructor courses
         One Meter Springboard – The official home of the local high school dive teams 
         Pool Parties – A great place for birthday parties and special events!

Learn-to-Swim Program
Group swim lessons start the first Monday of every month, with instruction for children and adults. Visit our Schedules page to learn more about available classes and times. Register online for swim lessons and other Aquatics programs.

Upcoming Pool Schedules:

-Pool Schedule 

- June Lessons- Once/week: The Summer #1 session will be for 5 weeks.

- Summer #2 July 6-30th.  One day per week classes for four weeks. Priority registration for current participants is June 22.  New participants registration is June 29.

Aquatics Training

Taught by the most experienced instructors in the area, the YWCA offers American Red Cross Courses in the Spring, including Lifeguarding, Water Safety Instructor, CPR/AED, First Aid, and Lifeguard Instructor. For more information about these programs call 254-7206 ext 110.

The US Water Fitness Association hosts Water Exercise/Aerobics certifications at the YWCA pool. Call Kitty Schmidt at 254-7206 ext 110 for more information about upcoming courses

Pool Parties and Rentals
Pool parties are available Fall through Spring
Celebrate your next birthday or special event at the YWCA pool. Party rentals include one hour in the pool and one hour in the party room. (Available Saturdays only.) Pool can also be rented by itself at an hourly rate.

For rentals or for more information on the Aquatics program call 254-7206 ext 110.