Each link below leads to information about the particular program.

Kendrick Park Pool has had to postpone opening day due to continued locker room improvements. We will open on Tuesday, June 7th from 1pm - 7pm with our summer special of $0.50 admissions.

We apologize for any inconvenience and hope to see everyone on Tuesday. Registration for swimming lessons, season passes, and private rentals will continue at the SRD office on Monday from 12pm - 6pm.

Thank you for understanding our delay while we continue to make improvements to your pool experience.

Opening & Closing Day For Kendrick Park Pool
The 2016 pool season begins on June 7th and ends on August 27th. Our doors will be open from 1:00 - 5:00 pm and the price of admission is only 50 cents on these days only!

Regular Business Hours
     Water Exercise : 12pm – 1pm
     Open Swim: 1pm – 7pm
     Pool Rentals: 7pm – 9pm

Early Bird Registration: May 30th – June 3rd from 12pm – 6pm

Special Summer Hours:

July 4th from 1pm – 5pm
July 15th from 1pm – 5pm
July 16th from 1pm – 5pm
August 21-27 from 1pm – 5pm

2016 Kendrick Park Pool Schedule

During afternoon swim times, small water toys will be allowed. During Evening Swim, small floatation devices will also be allowed. United States Coast Guard Approved Lifejackets are allowed at all times. Please speak with a manager for more clarification about lifejacket use.

Afternoon Swim
1:00 - 5:00 pm
Evening Swim
5:00 - 7:00 pm
Adults (18 yrs. or older)
$3.50 $3.25
Children (3-17 yrs.) $2.75 $2.50
Baby (2 and under)

Sunday Dollar Days
Enjoy an afternoon swim with us! Sundays are Dollar Days. Each admission to the pool is only $1 for the entire afternoon.

Season Passes
Kendrick Pool Season Passes are a great way to save this summer. Use of swim passes are restricted to afternoon and evening swim only. Looking to save even more? Purchase your season pass between May 30th and June 10th to take advantage of our Early Bird Special!

Regular Price
Early Bird Special
Adults (18 yrs. or older)
$80.00 $65.00
Children (3-17 yrs.)
$60.00 $45.00
Family (Up to 6 people)

American Red Cross Swim Lessons
Lessons will run Monday through Thursday from 8:30 am – Noon. Children are only allowed to be registered for one class per session. Class sizes will range from 5 to 7 students per instructor. If you have any questions, please call Kendrick Pool at 674-9436.
Registration will begin Monday, May 30th through opening day (June 4th) from Noon – 6 pm and continue throughout the summer during regular operating hours. There will be testing dates for students to ensure proper swim level placement. For an idea of which level to register for, please reference the list of swim skills below. Please understand, if your child has not continued using their swim skills through the school year, they may have regressed. They might be placed in a lower level than last year.

Swim Lesson Cancellations: Any cancellations due to inclement weather will be made up on the Fridays at the regular lesson’s time slot. Only during special circumstances will lessons be moved to the Junior High Pool. To receive updates, please call our hotline at 307-674-7500 or visit our Facebook page.

Learn To Swim Program
This program is divided into six course levels. The prerequisite for each level is the successful demonstration of the skills from the preceding level, except for Level 1. These levels are recommended for children five (5) years and older. However, children younger than five will be tested to ensure the proper fit to the correct level.

Level 1 - Introduction to Water Skills
Purpose: Helps participants feel comfortable in the water.

• Blow bubbles through mouth and nose
• Open eyes under water and retrieve submerged objects
• Front and back glides and back float
• Recover to vertical position from a front glide and back float or glide
• Roll from front to back and back to front
• Alternating and simultaneous leg actions on front and back

Level 2 - Fundamental Aquatic Skills
Purpose: Gives participants success with fundamental skills.

• Fully submerge and hold breath
• Open eyes under water and retrieve submerged objects
• Front, jellyfish, and tuck floats
• Front and back glides, and back float
• Change direction of travel while swimming on front or back
• Tread water using arm and leg actions
Level 3 - Stroke Development
Purpose: Builds on the skills in Level 2 through additional guided practice in deeper waters.
• Enter water by jumping from the side
• Head first entry from the side in sitting and kneeling positions
• Rotary breathing
• Change from vertical to horizontal position on front and back
• Push off in a stream lined position then begin flutter and dolphin kicks
• Front crawl and elementary backstroke
• Scissors kick
• Tread water

Level 4 - Stroke Improvement
Purpose: Develops confidence in the skills learned and improves other aquatic skills.
• Head first entry from the side in compact and stride positions
• Swim under water
• Feet first surface dive
• Front crawl and backstroke open turns
• Tread water using two different kicks

Level  5 - Stroke Refinement
Purpose: Provides further coordination and refinement of strokes.
• Shallow-angle dive from the side then glide and begin a front stroke
• Tuck and pike surface dives
• Front flip turn and back stroke flip turn
• Tread water
• Standard scull
• Front and back crawl, elementary backstroke, breaststroke, sidestroke, and butterfly
Level 6 - Swimming and Skill Proficiency
Purpose: Refines the strokes so participants swim them with ease, efficiency, power, and smoothness over greater distances.
Skills: Level 6 is designed with “menu” options that focus on preparing participants for lifetime fitness and safety, as well as more advanced courses, such as the Water Safety Instructor course, or other aquatic activities, including Competitive swimming or diving. Options include: Personal Water Safety, Fitness Swimmer, and Fundamentals of Diving.

Parent & Child Aquatics (Level A)
Builds basic water safety skills for both parents and children, helping infants and children ages 6 months to 3 years become comfortable in the water. This class requires a parent to accompany the child into the water.

Parent & Child Aquatics (Level B)
Gives young children ages 3 to 5 a positive, developmentally appropriate aquatic learning experience that emphasizes water safety, survival and foundational swimming concepts. This course will restrict class size from three to five students.

2016 Kendrick Pool Swim Lessons
**Session Two, July 5 – 14: Due to July 4th falling on a Monday, we will hold a make-up swim lesson on July 8th at the regularly scheduled time.

Weekend Rentals
Are you looking to make your summer celebrations even better? Whether you are looking to celebrate a birthday party, have a club BBQ, or just a fun time for your friends and family, we have what you are looking for. You can have your choice of 1-1/2 hour or 2 hour rentals. Rentals will be available each weekend from June 14th through August 10th. Small toys and flotation devices will be allowed for rentals. Morning rentals are available on the weekends from 10am – Noon. Evening rentals are available every day of the week from 7pm – 9pm.

June 11 - August 14
1-1/2 Hours
2 Hours
Up to 75 people $145.00 $175.00
75 to 125 people
$170.00 $210.00
125 to 175 people
175+ people $220.00 $260.00

Water Safety Instructor Course
Lifeguarding is only part of the story at Kendrick Park Pool. If you are interested in gaining a certification to teach American Red Cross Swim lessons, sign up for our WSI course.

Dates: June 13-17

Time: 9am – 12pm
Fee: $80
Location: Kendrick Park Pool

Water Exercise
Get a workout while taking a dip in the pool with our Water Exercise class. You don’t need to be a swimmer to get the benefits of this class as exercises are in the shallow end of the pool. Pre-registration is not required, but it will save you some money. Please consult your physician before starting any fitness program.

Dates: June 6 – August 26

Times: Monday – Friday from Noon – 1pm
Fee: $2 per class
Punch Pass: $16 for 10 classes (that’s two free classes!)

Last Day for Summer
Our last day for the season will be Saturday, August 27th.  This will be a 50 cent swim day from 1:00 to 5:00 p.m.

Dog Swim
Join us for our annual Dog Swim Day. This is a great time to let your favorite pooch cool down. Let your dog swim in our main pool, jump off the diving board, and fetch until their heart is content. Dogs must be well behaved and any messes must be cleaned up by the owner. We suggest that owners do not go in the water during this time.

Time: 5pm – 6pm
Fee: $1 per dog

    (307) 674-6421     PO Box 6308    1579 Thorne-Rider Park Sheridan, Wyoming  82801
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