425 Carlton Street
(corner of Carlton and Niagara streets)
Monday to Friday: 5:30 a.m. to 9:30 p.m.
Saturday: 7 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Sunday: 7:30 a.m. to 8 p.m.
The St.Catharines Kiwanis Aquatics Centre Lane and Leisure Pools will be closed March 22, 23, and June 6 to 30, 2017 for maintenance and staff training.
Our aquatic programs can be found in the City's Leisure Guide.
The St. Catharines Kiwanis Aquatics Centre features a double pool accommodating the needs of aquatic participants of all ages and abilities.
A 25-metre, eight lane pool, rectangular pool accommodates lane swimming, recreational swimming and lessons for intermediate to advanced swimmers.
A leisure pool with spray features and water heated to 90 degrees F accommodates the needs of older adults, children and family recreational activity, therapeutic classes and lessons for adults, children and infants.
From learning to swim to Aquafit, the St. Catharines Kiwanis Aquatics Centre hosts a variety of swimming programs for all ages and skills. Check out ePlay to see what programming is available.
2017 Rates & Fees
Leisure Swim And Aquatic Activity Entry Fees
Aquatic Fitness Entry Fees
Admittance & Supervision Requirements for Children
To assist us in ensuring your children have a safe and enjoyable swimming experience, the City of St. Catharines has implemented a wristband procedure. This system allows us to identify children at risk and ensure adequate supervision when in the pool area. All children 10 years of age and under will be given an identifying wristband by the facility staff. Any guest, regardless of age, may be required to complete the facility swim test in order to swim in the deep area of the pool. All children, 10 years of age and under, will be required to complete the facility swim test in order to swim in the deep area of the pool.
* Always Accompanied: Must be accompanied at all times in the water, within arms reach by a parent, guardian poor designate (caregiver) who is at least 14 years of age.
Admittance Requirements for Day Camps & Groups:
Arrangements for your group should be made with the Recreation Coordinator at 905.688.5601 ext. 1958 in advance of your arrival. The group caregiver(s) are entirely responsible for their group while in the facility and must effectively supervise the group at all times. Admittance and Supervision Requirements must be met.
Serious Medical Conditions:
Those with serious medical conditions should be accompanied by an individual knowledgeable of their condition and responsible for their direct supervision. Your medical doctor should be consulted before swimming. To help ensure the maximum safety of all our patrons, we ask that those with serious medical conditions please report to the lifeguarding staff before entering the pool.
Facility Swim Test
St. Catharines Kiwanis Aquatics Centre:
Swim a minimum of 20 metres of the pool in a recognized front crawl without feet touching the bottom at any time.