Swim & Water Programs

Overview

Swim & Water Programs

Enjoy some time in the water for fitness, competition, or perhaps learn a new skill like how to become a lifeguard; and, swim lessons are a great way to introduce kids to the world of aquatics in a safe and fun way!

Class

SWIMMING POOL LOCATIONS AND HOURS
From Coachella to La Quinta, we operate pools in several communities where you can take a class, children can learn to swim, or you can enjoy lap swimming.

Pool water

Bagdouma Pool in Coachella – Hours beginning June 5, 2021
Entry Fees: Adults $3, Children $2 (children under 3 years of age are free)
Monday – Thursday:
4 – 7 p.m. (Youth Swim Lessons)
7 – 9 p.m. (Lap Swim)
Friday & Saturday:
5 – 9 p.m. (Lap Swim)
Sunday:
12 – 4 p.m. (Lap Swim)

Class

Operation Splash – FREE CHILD SWIM LESSON PROGRAM
**DEADLINE EXTENDED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE** Through a generous grant from Kaiser Permanente, Desert Recreation District is pleased to offer Scholarships for Free Swim Lessons for children.

Photo of child on the pool's ledge waiting to jump in

Scholarships are given out on a first come, first served basis so complete and return your application as soon as possible!

Lessons on technique, water safety and proper physical exercise – while having fun – can keep kids interested, engaged and safe.