Aquatics

 

 

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The Department of Recreation, Parks & Cultural Affairs currently operates six outdoor swimming pools, one splash pad and one aquatic center. Aquatic programs are offered by the department and continue to grow at a fast pace. Visitors to our pools will find an array of amenities for both fun and learning. In addition to pool amenity offerings, we offer swim lessons every summer to ages 3 - 18 and adults. Participants under 12 must be accompanied by an adult. The DeKalb County swim season begins Memorial Day weekend, Saturday, May 25 thru August 2. Select pools will remain open on weekends until Labor Day weekend, Sept. 2, 2019.

POOL LOCATIONS AND HOURS

  • Browns Mill Aquatic Facility, 4929 Browns Mill Rd, Lithonia, GA 30038

Hours:  Saturday, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., Sunday, 1 to 7 p.m.

  • Exchange Splash Pad, 2771 Columbia Drive, Decatur, GA 30034

Hours: Saturday, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.; Sunday, noon to 7 p.m.

  • Gresham Park, 3113 Gresham Road, Atlanta, GA 30316

Hours: Sunday, 1 to 6pm ; Saturday, noon to 6 p.m.

  • Lithonia Park, 2501 Park Drive, Lithonia, GA 30058

Hours: Sunday, 1 to 6 p.m.; Saturday, noon to 6 p.m.

  • Tobie Grant Park, 644 Parkdale Road, Scottdale, GA 30079

Hours: Sunday, 1 to 6 p.m.; noon to 6 p.m. This pool will close Aug. 11 for the season.

  • Midway Park, 3181 Midway Road, Decatur, GA 30032

Hours: Sunday, 1 to 6 p.m.; Saturday, noon to 6 p.m.

ALL POOLS: No outside food or drinks are allowed. Food and drinks are only allowed for pool party rentals. Children ages 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult ages 18 +.

GENERAL INFORMATION

All pools are available for private rentals. The pool can be rented before and after public swim hours. All requests for rentals must be submitted at least two weeks prior to the event date to the Aquatics Office located at the 1950 West Exchange Place, Suite 400, Tucker 30084. Full payment is required in order to secure a reservation for a pool. All payments must be made in the form of a cashier’s check or money order made payable to DeKalb County Recreation, Parks and Cultural Affairs. All rentals are $70 per hour with a minimum of two hours and a maximum of three hours. There is also a $40 refundable clean-up fee. If ages of the patrons of the pool party are 16 and older, a security officer is required to be onsite. All security officers must be DeKalb County off-duty police officers at a fee of $35 per hour, per officer. No grilling of any kind is allowed on deck. NO loud or vulgar music is permitted. Before the rental process can begin all patrons renting the pool must be at least 21 years old and present a valid picture ID. Rentals are available beginning the first weekend in June 1 - September 1. No rentals July 4. Parties are staffed by certified lifeguards.

 

BROWNS MILL AQUATIC CENTER

You may reserve the Aquatic Facility for exclusive use. Private Pool Party Rentals are available Friday and Saturday after the Aquatic Facility closes. Parties are available for 4 hours (8pm to midnight), beginning June 1- September 1. No rentals July 4. Parties are staffed by certified lifeguards. Party reservations must be made at least two weeks prior to party date. Only full payment assures reservation. All patrons renting/attending the private pool party must be 21 years of age or older and must present proper ID at the time of request and/or party. 

 

Also, at this time, patrons are not allowed to enter/re-enter the facility.

NO Alcohol is permitted at any private reservations at DeKalb County Aquatic Facilities.

Reservation forms are below:

 

Adult and Teen Party

Children Reservation Party

More Than 50 People Party

Less athan 50 People.pdf

Private Summer Camp Party

 

 

EXCHANGE SPLASH PAD

 

For groups larger than 10 a reservation must be made with the Aquatics Office. Groups are allowed to reserve space for up to 2 hours. Groups cannot exceed more than 25 people

 

POOL FEES

REGULAR POOLS

Adult (18+)                                             $3.00

Youth (3-17 yrs. old)                              $2.00

2 years and under                               FREE (Must wear swim diaper)

Regular Pools Annual Pass $45 per person

 

BROWNS MILL AQUATIC CENTER

          Co. Resident               Non-resident

Youth (17 & under)                $5                        $10

Adult (18+)                             $7                       $12

 

* “Cities in DeKalb” include the incorporated cities of Avondale, Brookhaven, Chamblee, Clarkston, Doraville, Dunwoody and Stone Mountain. Cities of Lithonia and Pine Lake are excluded.

 

WATER AEROBICS

THE BENEFITS OF EXERCISING IN THE WATER ARE ENDLESS!

Enhance your cardiovascular fitness and improve your muscular endurance and overall strength. Our water aerobics classes are often performed in chest-deep water. This type of exercise appeals to swimmers and non-swimmers alike. If you think that you are ready to take the plunge, join any of our water aerobics classes.

Sundays

11am - 12 noon

$5 per session

Location: Midway Pool 3181 Midway Rd. Decatur, GA 30032

For more information call (770)414-2119

 

FOR MORE INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT:

P:770-414-2119

Email: taquatics@dekalbcountyga.gov

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