SWIM & WATER ACTIVITIES
We have it all here in the Coachella Valley: warm, sunny weather, fabulous DRD Aquatics facilities and extensive swimming and water activities to help you and your family stay active while having fun. DRD operates Pawley Pool in Indio, Bagdouma Pool in Coachella, and Mecca Community Pool in Mecca.
we ARE splashing at the pools AGAIN - WELCOME SUMMER 2018!
We are back making a splash with scholarships for free children's swim lessons for Summer 2018 - click the link below to access applications.
CLICK HERE TO GO TO APPLICATION PAGE
Come join us for a fun and interactive introduction to water safety for children 3 through 12 years old with Lenny the Landshark, covering topics such as water, sun, canal and pool safety!
OPEN SWIM SESSIONS ARE A GREAT TIME TO LET THE KIDS PRACTICE SWIM LESSONS, TO RELAX AND REFRESH IN THE POOL, OR JUST TO HAVE SOME FAMILY FUN! OPEN SWIM HOURS AS ARE LISTED BELOW.
**PLEASE NOTE ON WEEKENDS, DURING EVENING HOURS ONLY, OPEN SWIM HOURS MAY VARY DUE TO PRIVATE RENTALS - PLEASE CALL THE LOCATION YOU WISH TO VISIT TO CONFIRM WEEKEND EVENING OPEN SWIM TIMES:
BAGDOUMA POOL (760-275-5268)
12:30 - 3:30 P.M. AND 7 - 9 P.M. MONDAYS THROUGH THURSDAYS
12:30 - 4 P.M. AND 6 - 9 P.M. FRIDAYS THOUGH SUNDAYS
MECCA COMMUNITY CENTER POOL (760-701-1034)
2 - 4 P.M. AND 7 - 9 P.M. MONDAYS THROUGH THURSDAYS
2 - 4 P.M. AND 6 - 9 P.M. FRIDAYS THROUGH SUNDAYS
PAWLEY POOL FAMILY AQUATIC COMPLEX (760-342-5665)
12 - 3:30 P.M. AND 7 - 9 P.M. MONDAYS THROUGH THURSDAYS
12 - 4 P.M. AND 6 - 9 P.M. FRIDAYS THROUGH SUNDAYS
Children with a basic comfort level with water are introduced to the fundamentals of safe and effective swimming in these classes. They are placed in classes based on their ability. Parents do not accompany children in these classes.
Swimming is one of the best forms of exercise and fun, too! There are five levels of classes based on age and swimming ability in this section:
PENGUINS 1 & 2
This course is an introduction to the basics of competitive swimming and being part of a team. Open to kids 10 to 14 years old.
Stay cool and have a blast with Adaptive Aquatics! Individuals with various disabilities are welcome to participate in this awesome session of Open Swim mixed with instructor-led swim
We will tailor the lessons for both beginner and intermediate swimmers - both levels of students will taught to each individual's goals by our experienced instructors.
A great way for adutls to stay fit and build muscle strength, increase flexibility, and also good for those who want a low-impact workout.
Burn calories, tone muscle and increase cardio-vascular health! This class is geared for adults of all fitness levels.
Prepare for the summer with these three-day training courses. Participants must swim 300 yards, tread water for 2 minutes and perform a water retrievel test at the beginning of the course.
This program is offered in partnership with the American Red Cross. Those 11 to 14 years old learn the basic skills of lifeguarding: water safety, drowning prevention, fitness, response, leadership and professionalism.
Water polo is energetic and fun! Teamwork and game strategy are key in this exhilarating sport for those 8 to 13 years old.