Aquatics Center

Every Child Must be Swim Tested!!! Please see Lifeguards for swim testing.
  • Swim testing conducted on every person under 18 to keep patrons safe.
  • Red band requires no test will signify a non-swimmer.
  • Yellow band must swim the width of the pool twice in activity pool, has access to activity pool and first set of flags in the lap pool.
  • Green band must swim the width of the dive well twice, has access to all the pools.

Aquatics Center Hours:

Day: Time:
Monday-Friday 5:00 am - 8:45 pm
Saturday 6:00 am - 7:45 pm
Sunday 9:00 am - 5:45 pm

The James Family Prescott YMCA’S Aquatics Facility offers fun for the whole family!

Host your next party at the YMCA pool : Rental Agreement- Please drop off at the YMCA along with payment in order to reserve the pool and room space.

While enjoying activities in the pool area, please be sure to follow all posted rules and the instruction of the lifeguards. The lifeguards are highly motivated by the YMCA’s mission and are trained to prevent injuries and accidents before they happen. Children under the age of 10 may not swim without direct supervision by a parent or guardian in the water or on the pool deck. Only proper swimming attire is allowed in the pool; street clothes are not permitted. Children under the age of 3 must wear a securely-fitting swim diaper (available at the Membership Desk).

OPEN REC: Fun for all ages! Open Rec times are available in both the Activity Pool and the Lap Pool. The water slide and diving board are open at designated times, as well. Please refer to the Pool Schedule for details and times.

LAP SWIM: Up to six lap lanes open for fitness swimming. Please refer to the Lap Pool Schedule for details and times.

PARENT/CHILD SWIM: This is a time designated for parents to swim in the Activity Pool with their small children, with the possibility to take them down the slide (when there is not a class in session in the Splash Down area). Please check the Activity Pool Schedule for specific days and times.

ARTHRITIS AND WATER YOGA: Monday through Friday there are a variety of arthritis and yoga classes to meet your needs. Soaking in warm water is always beneficial to those with aches and pains needing to be stretched out and moved in a forgiving aquatic environment. Take the pressure off those aches and come to a class today.

If you are currently in an arthrits or yoga class please evaluate here: