Lions Park Pool
2016 Pool Season
Friday, June 10 - Sunday, August 14
(August 15-21, pool open limited hours based on lifeguard availability)
50th Anniversary Celebration
Beach Blanket Bingo - Thursday, August 11, 6-8pm, 2Y & Up
Grab your blanket and a few
friends and join us for some
poolside fun at our version of
Beach Blanket Bingo! There will be plenty of time for swimming and bingo during this FREE event.
The Perfect Family Pool!
The Lions Park Pool at the Gary Morava Recreation Center is open seasonally during the summer months. The pool features a zero-depth area, kiddie slide, water slide, spray area, and lap swim lane.
Open Swim Hours*
Monday-Friday - Noon - 7 pm
Saturday - Noon - 5 pm
Sunday - Noon - 5 pm
July 4th - Noon - 5 pm
* The pool will remain open 1 extra hour each evening if the air temperature is 80 degrees or higher, except when private rentals are booked.
Daily Pool Admission*
Children under 3 with adult - FREE
Children up to 18 - $4
Adult 18 and over - $5
Seniors 62 and up - $4
*Children under the age of 12 must be supervised by an adult who is 16 years or older.
*Unsupervised children will not be permitted to enter the facility.
Lap Swim Pass (June 13 - July 29)
Monday-Friday - 8:30 am - 11 am
Individual Rate - $55
Individual Senior Rate - $50
If you have a current GMRC Fitness Center Pass
Individual Rate - $35
Individual Senior Rate - $25
Daily Fee - $4
Early Bird Rates - $10 off when you purchase a pass by May 6th
2016 Pool Pass Rates
If you had a pass in 2015, keep your card for 2016
Pool Passes can be purchased at the Front Desk at GMRC.
Online Pool Pass purchase is unavailable.
Please Note: Family memberships only apply to immediate family members residing in the same household. Proof of residency may be required.
For locker access, please bring your own lock and remove daily.
The Lions Park Pool features the following recreational opportunities:
Morning Lap Swim
Group Discount Rates
Special Rate of $4 per person with a group of 25 or more. Please give us a seven-day advance notice.
Available for private rental on Fridays from 7-8:30 PM, Saturdays from 5:30-7:00 PM or Sundays from 5:30-7:00 PM. Includes use of water slide and 1 1/2 hours, and 2 hrs of a meeting room. $320(R) $345(NR). Contact Julie Caporusso at 847-666-4862 for other available days and times.
Pool Party - During Open Swim
Rent a room and invite your friends to swim during open swim. Please contact Julie Caporusso at 847-666-4862.
The Lions Park Pool will not be open for open swim during the following conditions:
1. Under 70 degrees according to the National Weather Service.
2. Lightning, severe weather or any other conditions that would jeopardized swimmer safety.
3. Mechanical Failure.
4. Special Events, Private Rentals and Swim Meets.
5. We reserve the right to close the facility if less than 20 participants are in the pool.
6. Private rentals.