Specials

No School Special Swims

DOLLAR SWIM

Bring the family and join the fun with these special $1 swims held on days when students are out of school.

Parent Teachers Conferences: March 8th ~ 1:15-2:45 pm

Extra Early Release: April 26th ~ 1:15-2:45 pm

Junior Lifeguarding

The American Red Cross (ARC) Junior Lifeguarding
program is designed to guide youths ages 11-14 through the ARC Lifeguarding course. The course focuses on building a foundation of knowledge, attitudes and skills of future lifeguards. 

Prerequisites: 

* able to swim 25 yards front crawl & breaststroke

* Must pass the Water Competency Sequence

1. Step into the water from the side and totally submerge.

2. Maintain position for one minute by treading water or floating (or a combination of the two).

3. Rotate one full turn and orient to the exit.

4. Level off and swim on the front or back 25 yards.

5. Exit without using a ladder or steps.

WHEN: March 11th-15th Mon-Fri 9:00 am-3:30 pm (30 Minute Lunch Break - pack a lunch)

FEE: $99 per session  AGES: 11-14 years

 

Spring Break Open Swim Fun 

DO YOUR KIDS GET BORED DURING SPRING BREAK?

We have lots of fun for everyone in the family! Bring the whole family to the Gateway Aquatic Center for a dose of water fun with our Spring Break Open Swims ($4 per person - 1 & under free)!

March 11th-15th ~ 1:15 - 2:45 pm

Easter Egg Splash

Grab your swimsuit and towel to join us for a "splashing" good time during this unique Easter Egg Splash. Assorted plastic eggs will be floating and sinking to the bottom of the pool! Lots of fun and a goodie bag at the end of the splash for each participant!

WHEN: Friday 3/29, 5:30-6:00 PM, 6:15-6:45 PM OR 7:00-7:30 PM
WHERE: Gateway Aquatic Center
FEE: $8 per participant
AGES: 0-12 years (Parents MUST accompany children under 6 years INTO the pool)

Pre-register at Ketchikan.recdesk.com, or the front desk.
May register at the event if space is still available.

EASTER EGG SPLASH GUIDELINES

  • Limited amount of participants per time frame
  • Lifeguards will be on duty
  • Participants under 6 years of age MUST have a parent/guardian accompany them into the pool
  • All participants must have a parent/guardian present to participate
  • No floatation devices allowed during the event
  • Don’t forget your swim attire & towel!