Aquatics Programs & Pool Information


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Mission Statement: Manage and maintain aquatic facilities and plan and implement aquatics programs to enhance the quality of life for the community.


Appleton Parks and Recreation offers indoor swimming opportunities (open September through May) and two outdoor pools (open June through August). Open Swim times are scheduled daily during the summer at Erb and Mead Pools with special lap swim times scheduled throughout the day (see Open Swim Schedule link above). Everyone who enters the pool area is required to pay admission or have a pass (ages 3 and under are free!). All pools are A.D.A. compliant.

All open swims are supervised by a manager and lifeguards. Staff is certified in Red Cross Lifeguard Training; CPR for the Professional Rescuer, First Aid and AED.

Appleton Parks and Recreation's  swim passes are available to residents of all Fox Cities communities. Enjoy unlimited swimming at Erb, Mead and West Pools throughout the calendar year!

2018 Swim Pass Registration Form

May 2018 Open Swim Schedule



Department Contact:
Phone: (920) 832-5905
Fax: (920) 993-3103

Mailing Address:

100 N. Appleton St.

Appleton, WI 54911




Office: Monday - Friday

8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.


"Building communities and enriching lives where we live, work and play."

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