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Swimming Programs

The Department of Recreation offers open swim and learn to swim programs for residents of every age.  The department utilizes various public school pools throughout the year. In addition, Pershing Field Pool is open all  year roundPavonia Pool and Lafayette Pool and Aquatics Center are outdoor pools which are open for the summer months.  There is a fee required for Pershing Field Pool.  All pool schedules and fee information can be found at right.

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Swim Team - Piranhas
Open to boys and girls ages 5 - 17. The swim team practices at Ferris High School and Pavonia Pool.  Tryouts are held in the spring at the Ferris High School Pool, 35 Colgate Street. Practices are held throughout the summer. See information below.

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Ferris High School Pool
35 Colgate Street

The Piranha Swim Team season will hold practices each week throughout the summer, Monday through Thursday, from 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., at the Pavonia Pool on Pavonia and West Side Avenues. The first practice will be on Tuesday, May 28, 2013.
Additional Info/Requirements/Fees
Applicants must be experienced swimmers. Bathing suits & swim goggles are required.

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