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Parks & Recreation Department1000 Krenek Tap Road979.764.3540

2023 SEASON

Whether you are looking for a place to host a party, to soak up some sun or to spend quality time with the family, Adamson Lagoon, Cindy Hallaran Pool, Fun for All Playground Splash Pad and W.A. Tarrow Splash Pad are the perfect spots to beat the heat this summer.

Our pools are also home to our youth and adult aquatic programs. We offer a wide variety of instructional classes and certification programs throughout the summer and fall for all ages and abilities, from learning to swim to swim team. 

    HOURS OF OPERATION
    POOLS

    ADAMSON LAGOON POOL • 1900 Anderson • 979.764.3735
    A tropical-themed, mini-water park that includes an olympic-sized swimming pool, two large water slides, a separate baby pool, aquatic offices, a bathhouse and concessions.

    MAY 30-AUG. 13
    Mon.-Fri., 1-7 p.m.
    Sat.-Sun., 12-7 p.m.

    AUG. 19-SEPT. 3
    Sat.-Sun., 2-7 p.m.

    HOLIDAY HOURS
    Memorial Day (May 29): 12-6 p.m.
    Independence Day (July 4): 12-6 p.m.
    Labor Day (Sept. 4): 12-6 p.m.

    CINDY HALLARAN POOL • 1600 Rock Prairie Road • 979.764.3787
    A 25-yard, zero-depth swimming pool with a beach entry that gently slopes to an overall depth of 4 feet.

    MAY 30-AUG. 13 (CLOSED JULY 4)
    Mon.-Fri., 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
    Sat.-Sun., 12-7 p.m.

    SPLASH PADS

    FUN FOR ALL PLAYGROUND SPLASH PAD • 1000 Krenek Tap Road  979.764.3540
    Located within Fun for All Playground at Central Park, this covered wheelchair accessible splash pad has tipping buckets, weeping water shower and several directional spray areas. 

    MARCH 1-OCT. 31
    Open Daily, 8 a.m.-9 p.m.

    W.A. TARROW SPLASH PAD • 1000 Eleanor St. • 979.764.3540 Located next to the Lincoln Recreation Center, this splash pad has tipping buckets and several directional spray areas.

    MARCH 1-AUG. 31

    Open Daily, 8 a.m.-9 p.m.

    SEPT. 1- OCT. 31
    Open Daily, 8 a.m.-6 p.m.
    ADMISSION & SWIM PASSES
    DAILY ADMISSION
    Adamson Lagoon: $7
    Cindy Hallaran: $4
    Fun for All Playground Splash Pad: Free
    W.A. Tarrow Splash Pad: Free
    Children 2 and under are free of charge.

    PASSES VALID FOR 2023 SEASON AND GO ON SALE MARCH 1

    FAMILY SWIM PASS
    Adamson Lagoon & Cindy Hallaran: $365
    Cindy Hallaran Only: $263
    Up to 5 family members. $30 for each additional pass.

    INDIVIDUAL PASS
    Adamson Lagoon & Cindy Hallaran: $210
    Cindy Hallaran Only: $158

    DISCOUNT PASS
    Adamson Lagoon & Cindy Hallaran: $126
    Cindy Hallaran Only: $63
    Includes 25 swims good for the summer season.

    SWIM ATTIRE POLICY
    To ensure a safe and enjoyable experience for all, please follow our Swim Attire Policy. Improper attire can contaminate the pool, colored material not made for swimming can bleed into the pool, and cotton fibers can clog filters, cloud the water, and create chemical imbalances.
    YOUTH PROGRAMS
    TSUNAMI SWIM TEAM • REGISTRATION: MARCH 1-JUNE 30
    Participants are introduced to competitive swimming while gaining strength and stroke confidence. Swimmers are encouraged to participate in NWAL and TAAF meets.

    Ages 5-18 • $142/swimmer* • May 1-July 26 • Practice times & meets vary • Adamson Lagoon

    *$10 discount for each additional sibling that is registered. The fee for one child will be waived for parents who become certified officials and work a minimum of three meets.

    QUALIFICATIONS: Participants must be able to swim the length of a 25-yard pool (any stroke) unassisted and be registered in the College Station Independent School District or live in a city that does not have a swim team.

    TSUNAMI SWIM TEAM: MEET THE COACH NIGHT & EVALUATIONS
    Parents and swimmers are invited to learn more about the Tsunami Swim Team and meet the coaches. Swimmers will be introduced to how practices and meets work, meet fellow swimmers, try on swimsuits, and participate in evaluations. Evaluations are required for new and returning swimmers to help coaches place them in the appropriate practice groups and provide the best opportunity for skill development. Parents will complete administrative items, sign up for volunteer opportunities, and have questions answered. On-site team registration will be available. You only need to attend one night, and registration is not required.

    Ages 5-18 • Free • Mon. or Tue. • April 24 or 25 • 5-7 p.m. • Adamson Lagoon
    ADULT PROGRAMS
    AMERICAN RED CROSS LIFEGUARD TRAINING: BLENDED LEARNING • REGISTRATION: DEC. 5-MONDAY BEFORE FIRST SESSION DAY
    Are you looking for a great summer job or a challenging career? Get lifeguard certified! Through videos, group discussions, and hands-on practice, you'll learn patron rescue, surveillance skills, first aid, and CPR/AED. Successful participants receive CPR/AED and lifeguarding certifications good for two years. Participants must attend each class during their session at the times listed and be prepared to enter the water daily. In addition, candidates must pass written and practical exams. Visit redcrossstore.org to download a lifeguard manual or purchase the required books. City of College Station lifeguards must be at least 16 years old.

    QUALIFICATIONS:
    · Complete seven hours of online training before 5 p.m. of the first session day.
    · Be able to swim 300 yards continuously in the following order (no time requirement): 100 yards of front crawl using rhythmic breathing (to the side or front) and a stabilizing, propellant kick; 100 yards of breaststroke using a pull, breath, kick, and glide sequence; and 100 yards of either the front crawl, breaststroke, or combination.
    · Be able to swim 20 yards using the front crawl or breaststroke (starting in the water), surface dive 7-10 feet to retrieve a 10-pound object, return to the surface, swim 20 yards back to the starting point while maintaining two hands on the object, and exit the water without using a ladder or steps within 1 minute and 40 seconds.
    · Be able to tread deep water without using your hands for two minutes.
    · Must be mature and dependable.

    RECERTIFICATION: The fee is $85, and you must provide proof of ARC certification to participate. Recertification candidates must report to the Sunday class at noon. Candidates can attend on Saturday morning for retraining in CPR/AED/First Aid.

    SESSION 1 • Ages 15+ • $158
    March 17 • Fri. • 1-5 p.m. • CSISD Natatorium
    March 18 • Sat. • 9 a.m.-12 p.m. • Southwood Community Center
    March 18 • Sat. • 1-6 p.m. • CSISD Natatorium
    March 19 • Sun. • 9 a.m.-6 p.m. • CISD Natatorium

    SESSION 2 • Ages 15+ • $158
    April 14 • Fri. • 5-9 p.m. • Adamson Lagoon
    April 15 • Sat. • 9 a.m.-12 p.m. • Southwood Community Center
    April 15 • Sat. • 1-6 p.m. • Adamson Lagoon 
    April 16 • Sun. • 9 a.m.-6 p.m. • Adamson Lagoon

    SESSION 3 • Ages 15+ • $158
    April 28 • Fri. • 5-9 p.m. • Adamson Lagoon
    April 29 • Sat. • 9 a.m.-12 p.m. • Southwood Community Center
    April 29 • Sat. • 1-6 p.m. • Adamson Lagoon
    April 30 • Sun. • 9 a.m.-6 p.m. • Adamson Lagoon

    SESSION 4 • Ages 15+ • $158
    May 5 • Fri. • 5-9 p.m. • Adamson Lagoon
    May 6 • Sat. • 9 a.m.-12 p.m. • Southwood Community Center
    May 6 • Sat. • 1-6 p.m. • Adamson Lagoon
    May 7 • Sun. • 9 a.m.-6 p.m. • Adamson Lagoon
    SWIM LESSONS
    SWIM LESSONS • REGISTRATION: APRIL 3-FIRST SESSION DAY
    Review the Swim Parent Handbook before enrolling your child in lessons.

    SWIM PARENT HANDBOOK
    Sessions and levels for swim lessons: Coming soon

    WEEKDAY LESSONS
    SESSION 1 • June 5-15 • Mon.-Thu./Mon.-Thu.
    SESSION 2 • June 19-29 • Mon.-Thu./Mon.-Thu.
    SESSION 3 • July 10-July 20 • Mon.-Thu./Mon.-Thu.
    SESSION 4 • July 24-Aug. 3 • Mon.-Thu./Mon.-Thu.

    WEEKEND LESSONS
    SESSION 1 • June 10-July 29 • Sat.

    ADAPTIVE AQUATICS
    Adaptive Aquatics is individualized swimming instruction for those with special needs. Class duration varies from 25-45 minutes per lesson based on the swimmer's needs and abilities. The cost is based on the class length and household residency status. An adult must remain in the facility and may be asked to assist the participant in the water. To register, complete the Adaptive Aquatics Questionnaire form (coming soon). A staff member will contact you to schedule lessons. For more information, call 979.764.3540 or email [email protected]
    RENTAL INFORMATION
    WE WILL ACCEPT POOL RENTALS FOR THE 2023 SEASON STARTING MARCH 1

    POOL RENTALS

    Rates are per two-hour blocks with a $210 deposit.

    ADAMSON LAGOON


    UP TO 100 PEOPLE
    Non-Resident - $468
    Resident - $394

    101-300 PEOPLE
    Non-Resident - $756
    Resident - $630

    301-600 PEOPLE
    Non-Resident - $1,010
    Resident - $840

    CINDY HALLARAN

    UP TO 100 PEOPLE
    Non-Resident - $315
    Resident - $263

    FACILITY PHOTOS
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    RENTAL DETAILS
    Rentals are on a first-come, first-served basis and will not be held without proper documentation and fees. Reservations can be made by calling 979.764.3540 or by emailing [email protected]. Cash, credit card or check accepted. Checks should be made payable to “City of College Station.”


    DEPOSITS
    A security deposit is required for rentals. Portions or all of the deposit will be forfeited if damage, extra maintenance, or extraordinary cleanup occurs as a result of rental. Deposits will be refunded on the following conditions: (1) terms of your rental have been met, (2) facilities are left in good condition, or (3) cancellation procedures have been followed.

    CANCELLATION & REFUNDS
    Cancellation refunds more than 10 days: If the rental is cancelled, in writing, at least ten (10) days in advance of the originally scheduled date, a full refund of fees and deposits, including security deposit, will be returned to customer.
     
    Cancellation refunds less than 10 days: If the rental is cancelled, in writing, less than ten (10) days but more than 48 hours in advance of the originally scheduled date, deposits, including security deposits, will be forfeited by the customer in favor of the City.
     
    Cancellation refunds less than 48 hours: If the rental is cancelled, in writing, less than 48 hours in advance of the originally scheduled date, all fees and deposits, including security deposits, will be forfeited by the customer in favor of the City.
     
    Cancellation due to inclement weather: At the sole discretion of the City, if the event cannot be held or rescheduled due to inclement weather, fees and deposits, including security deposit shall be refunded to customer.
     
    Deposit refund post event: If the facility is left to standard and required keys (if applicable) are returned within 24 hours, the customer's deposit will be refunded. 

    All refunds are processed within 30 days of request by check. No cash refunds will be issued.

LINKS

SWIM ATTIRE POLICY
For a safe and enjoyable experience, please follow these guidelines for appropriate swim attire: Link (PDF)

SWIM PASSES
Purchase pool passes online: Link

WE'RE HIRING
View all City of College Station job openings and to apply: csjobs.cstx.gov

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