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Pool Admission Standards

Children under 10 years who are non-swimmers MUST be accompanied by an individual who is 14 years or older and responsible for their direct supervision. Maximum ratio 3:1. Children under 10 years who are strong swimmers may take the facility swim test to determine if they can enter the pool by themselves. Children 7 years & under MUST be accompanied by an individual 14 years or older.

Check out Grey Bruce Health Unit Water Safety Awareness newsletter. Click HERE

Code of Behaviour

The Town of Hanover endeavours to provide the highest level of safety and enjoyment to all participants and staff members for the duration of its programs. The guidelines have been developed to ensure that all involved are aware of acceptable behaviour. Course language, physical and aggressive behaviour, inappropriate or uncooperative behaviour will be recorded, reported and may result in removal from the program and/or facility.

TYPE
 
1 VISIT

10 VISIT PASS

20 VISIT PASS

6 MONTH MEMBERSHIPYEARLY MEMBERSHIP
           
Preschool (Under 4 years) $3.75 $31.88 $60.00 $110.92 $179.41
Student (5 to 17 years) $4.75 $40.38 $76.00 $171.21 $272.54
Senior (65+ years) NEW $4.75 $40.38 $76.00 $171.21 $272.54
Adult (18 years & older) $5.50 $46.75 $88.00 $212.30 $356.08
Aquafit (Instructor led) $6.75 $60.75 $121.50 $212.30 $356.08
Family (same household, max. 5) $12.25 $104.13 $196.00 $367.15 $597.11
Additional Family Members $2.50 each HST included where applicable    
6 MONTH PASS INCLUDES: Admission to any public swim program listed above - valid for 6 months from date of purchase.
YEAR MEMBERSHIP INCLUDES:
Admission to any public swim program listed above plus shinny and 10% off Hanover Parks, Recreation & Culture program registration fees - valid for 1 year from date of purchase.
MONDAYTUESDAYWEDNESDAYTHURSDAYFRIDAYSATURDAYSUNDAY
LANE SWIM | Main pool, swirlpool & sauna. Swim in a loop in a slow, medium or fast lane.   
6:00 - 8:00am
11:45 - 12:45pm
6:30 - 8:00am
11:45 - 12:45pm
7:35 - 9:00pm

6:00 - 8:00am
11:45 - 12:45pm

6:30 - 8:00am
11:45 - 12:45pm
6:00 - 7:30pm
6:00 - 8:00am
11:45 - 12:45pm
CLOSED  CLOSED
AQUAFIT | Drop In Classes. 45 Minute Classes with 15 minutes at end to enjoy sauna and swirlpool. 
8:15 - 9:15am

6:30 - 7:15pm

8:15 - 9:00am
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8:15 - 9:00am  CLOSED  CLOSED
AQUA MOTION | Drop In Classes. 45 Minute Classes with 15 minutes at end to enjoy sauna and swirlpool.
  10:45 - 11:30am

  10:45 - 11:30am

   CLOSED  CLOSED
ADULT & TOT | Wading pool play time for 6 yrs & under with adult. Toddlers must wear tight-legged plastic pants or special pool pant diaper! Diapers are not recommended. No more than 3 children per adult. Little swimmers ae available at the customer service desk for $2.50 each.
11:45 - 12:45pm 11:45 - 12:45pm
6:30 - 7:30pm

11:45 - 12:45pm 11:45 - 12:45pm
6:30 - 7:30pm
11:45 - 12:45pm  CLOSED  CLOSED
PUBLIC SWIM | Entire pool. TOONIE SWIMS (JULY and AUGUST)
1:00 - 2:00pm 1:00 - 2:00pm 1:00 - 2:00pm
6:30 - 7:30pm 
1:00 - 2:00pm 1:00 - 2:00pm
6:30 - 7:30pm 
CLOSED  CLOSED
ADULT/SENIOR | Main pool, swirlpool, sauna.  *One lane available for leisure swim only.

 10:45 - 11:45am

10:45 - 11:45am
Deep End Only 
Leisure Swim

10:45 - 11:45am

10:45 - 11:45am
Deep End Only 
Leisure Swim

10:45 - 11:45am

 CLOSED  CLOSED

Coin lockers are available - 25 or 50 cents. Please lock your belongings.

Schedule Changes:  

  • Sunday, July 1, 2018 | CANADA DAY - FREE swim | 3:00 - 4:00pm 
  • Tuesday, July 3, 2018 | Tubular Tuesday | 1:00 - 2:00pm 
  • Friday, July 20, 2018 | Family Fun Night | 6:30 - 7:30pm 
  • Monday, August 6, 2018 | Civic Holiday - Pool Closed 
  • Tuesday, August 7, 2018 Sports Fundamental Event | 1:00 - 2:00pm
  • Friday, August 17, 2018 | Regatta Cardboard Race | 6:30 - 7:30pm 
  • Thursday, August 30, 2018 | CANCELLED Adult & Tot Swim & Lane Swim | 6:00 7:30pm  
  • Friday, August 31 to Monday, September 24, 2018 | CLOSED - Pool Shutdown 

 

We are excited to offer you the ability to easily and securely view and purchase programs, memberships and passes online!  
Our Online Registration System is:
Fast! No more line ups.
Easy! Memberships are just a few clicks away.
Timely! With anytime, around the clock access
Convenient! Purchase from the comfort of your home
Secure! Your account information remains private.

Create your Account Online or Register Now 

 519.364.2310  
269 7th Avenue Hanover, ON N4N 2H5
 recreation@hanover.ca

Waitlists

If a class was filled before your form was processed, you will be waitlisted ONLY if you aren’t accommodated in any of your other options – you will be contacted should a space become available prior to the second lesson.

Class Transfers

You can switch classes prior to lesson #2, if there is space available.

NEW! We are offering Lifesaving Society Lessons.  While the names of our classes are changing, our commitment to providing excellent instruction remains the same.  Please see the chart below to identify which level your child should register in for the upcoming season.

NOTE: Lessons will only be 8 days. No lessons on Fridays. 

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION 

Please note the previous Red Cross Program name is in brackets below.

SUMMER
FEE

PARENT & TOT 1  (Starfish) 4-12 months - With a caregiver the child will explore the water through buoyancy, movement skills, introduction to PFD’s and entries. Learn how to help your child play in the water with comfort and confidence.  $61.68
PARENT & TOT 2  (Duck) 12 - 24 months. With a caregiver the child will perform assisted front and back floats, learn how to travel at the surface by kicking, introduction to PFD’s and entries. This level teaches children to get their face wet and blow bubbles. $61.68
PARENT & TOT 3  (Turtle) 2 - 3 years. With a caregiver the child will have fun jumping into the water with assistance. They learn to hold their breath and open their eyes under water. Kicking on front and back provide the building blocks for orientation and stroke development. $61.68
PRESCHOOL A1  (Sea Otter 1)3 - 5 years. Parents to accompany child into the water for the first 5 classes. Preschoolers develop a foundation of water skills with the Instructors. Swimmers jump into chest-deep water assisted. Floating on front and back, and back glides with assistance for 3 seconds. Shallow water movement wearing a PFD. Fitness swim 1 - 2 m assisted. $64.88
PRESCHOOL A2  (Sea Otter 2) 3 - 5 Years. Preschoolers develop a foundation of water skills with the Instructors. Swimmers jump into chest-deep water assisted. Floating on front and back, and back glides with assistance for 3 seconds. Shallow water movement wearing a PFD. Fitness swim 1 - 2 m unassisted. $64.88
PRESCHOOL B  (Salamander) 3 - 5 years. Preschoolers jump into chest-deep water and get in and get out wearing a PFD. They submerge and exhale under water. They glide on front and back 3m and with a buoyant aid will flutter kick on back 5 m. Fitness swim 2-4m unassisted. $64.88
PRESCHOOL C  (Sunfish) 3 - 5 years. Preschoolers try both a jump and a side roll into deep water while wearing a PFD. They recover objects from the bottom in waist-deep water. They work on kicking and gliding through the water on front and back unassisted. Fitness swim 5 - 7 m unassisted. $64.88
PRESCHOOL D  (Crocodile) 3 - 5 years. Preschoolers learn independent jumps into deep water and exit. They open their eyes under water and recover objects from chest-deep water. Front crawl is introduced at this level and for 2-3m unassisted. Fitness swim is 7- 9 m unassisted. $64.88
PRESCHOOL E  (Whale) 3 - 5 years. Preschoolers build on deep water skills by demonstrating a forward roll entry with a PFD. They develop endurance by holding their breath under water for up to 10 sec. Interval training and whip kick is introduced at this level. Fitness swim 10-12m. $64.88
SWIMMER 1  (SWIM KIDS 1) 6+ years. Beginners become comfortable jumping into water with and without a personal flotation device. They open their eyes, exhale and hold their breath underwater. They work on floats, glides and kicking on front and back. $64.88
SWIMMER 2  (SWIM KIDS 2 & 3) 6+ years. Advanced beginners jump into deeper water, and become comfortable falling sideways into the water wearing a personal flotation device. Swimmers support themselves at the surface without an aid, recover an object in chest-deep water. Fitness swim is 10- 15m. $64.88
SWIMMER 3  (SWIM KIDS 4) 6+ years. Swimmers develop front and back crawl strokes, and explore whip kick in a vertical position. Swimmers tread water for up to 30 sec and learn to transition from front to back flutter kick. Fitness swim is 20- 25m. $64.88
SWIMMER 4  (SWIM KIDS 5) 6+ years. Swimmers work towards stride dives and standing dives into deep water. They improve the front crawl, back crawl and whip kick. Swimmers are introduced to a 3m underwater swim. Fitness swim is 50m. $64.88
SWIMMER 5  (SWIM KIDS 6) 6+ years. Junior swimmers shallow dive into deep water and perform in-water back somersaults. They achieve the Canadian Swim to Survive Standard: roll into deep water, tread 1 min and swim 50m. Swimmers continue to develop front and back crawl while breaststroke skills are introduced. Fitness swim is 1OOm. $69.12
SWIMMER 6  (SWIM KIDS 7) 6+ years. Intermediate swimmers increase efficiency in front crawl, back crawl, and work to develop breaststroke skills. They are introduced to stride entries, scissor kick and vertical dolphin kick. They also develop strength and power by performing front and back crawl sprints. Fitness swim is 150m. $69.12
SWIMMER 7  (SWIM KIDS 8) 6+ years. Intermediate swimmers master dolphin kick, diving off of blocks and eggbeater. They are introduced to sculling and continue to maximize efficiency in front crawl, back crawl and breaststroke. Fitness swim is 300m. $69.12
SWIMMER 8  (SWIM KIDS 9) 8+ years. Swimmers rise to the challenge of advanced aquatic skills including head and foot first surface dives and a 25m obstacle swim. First aid focuses on assessment of conscious victims, contacting EMS and treatment for bleeding. They swim lengths of front crawl, back crawl and breaststroke. Fitness swim is 350m. $69.12
SWIMMER 9  (SWIM KIDS 10) 8+ years. Swimmers continue stroke development with 75m swims of front crawl, back crawl and breast stroke. Lifesaving skills include a rescue with a buoyant aid and a timed object support. First aid focuses on assessment of unconscious victims, treatment of victims in shock and obstructed airway procedures. Fitness swim is 500m. $69.12
SWIMMER 10 8+ years. Advanced Swimmers develop each stroke over 100m. They also learn lifesaving skills such as entries with aids, and removal of unconscious victims. First aid focuses on treatment of victims with bone and joint injuries, and respiratory emergencies. Swimming drills develop a strong lifesaving foundation. Fitness swim is 600m.  $69.12

 

PROGRAM

SUMMER 1
July 9 to 19
CODE

SUMMER 2
July 23 to Aug 2

CODE

SUMMER 3
Aug 13 to 23

CODE

Lessons will only be 8 days. No lessons on Fridays. 

Parent & Tot 1
4-12 mos

9:15 - 9:45am  6268 9:45 - 10:15am 6270 4:30 - 5:00pm   6269

Parent & Tot 2
12-24 mos

9:15 - 9:45am   6271 9:45 - 10:15am 6272 4:30 - 5:00pm  6273

Parent & Tot 3
2 - 3 years

9:15 - 9:45am 6274 9:45 - 10:15am  6275 4:30 - 5:00pm 6276

Preschool A1
3-5 yrs w parent

10:15 - 10:45am 6277 9:15 - 9:45am  6278 5:30 - 6:00pm   6279

Preschool A2
3-5 yrs 

10:15 - 10:45am 6280 9:15 - 9:45am 6281 5:30 - 6:00pm 6282

Preschool B
3-5 yrs

10:15 - 10:45am 6283 10:15 - 10:45am 6284

5:30 - 6:00pm 

6285

Preschool C
3-5 yrs

10:00 - 10:30am 6286 10:15 - 10:45am 6287 5:00 - 5:30pm 6288

Preschool D
3-5 yrs

10:00 - 10:30am 6289

 

  4:30 - 5:00pm 6290 

Preschool E
3-5 yrs

10:00 - 10:30am 6291

 

  4:30 - 5:00pm 6292 

Swimmer 1
6+ yrs

9:45 - 10:15am  6293 10:15 - 10:45am 6294 5:00 - 5:30pm  6295

Swimmer 2
6+ yrs 

9:45 - 10:15am 6296 9:15 - 9:45am 6297 4:30 - 5:00pm  6298

Swimmer 3
6+ yrs 

9:45 - 10:15am 6299 9:15 - 9:45am  6300 4:30 - 5:00pm 6301

Swimmer 4
6+ yrs 

9:15 - 9:45am 6302 10:00 - 10:30am 6303 4:30 - 5:00pm 6304

Swimmer 5
6+ yrs 

9:15 - 10:00am 6305 9:45 - 10:30am 6306 5:00 - 5:45pm 6307

Swimmer 6
6+ yrs 

9:15 - 10:00am 6308  9:45 - 10:30am 6309  5:00 - 5:45pm 6310

Swimmer 7
6+ yrs 

9:15 - 10:00am 6311  9:15 - 10:00am 6312  5:00 - 5:45pm 6363

Swimmer 8
8+ yrs  

9:15 - 10:00am 6313  9:15 - 10:00am 6314 5:00 - 5:45pm 6364

Swimmer 9
8+ yrs 

    9:15 - 10:00am 6315    

Swimmer 10
8+ yrs 

           

Adults/Teens/Seniors Lessons

Now is a great time to learn how to swim for fun and fitness.  This program offers swimming skills/water safety instruction for adults, seniors and teens.  Lessons will be designed to meet the needs of the individual.  Ratio will be one instructor with two adults to accommodate various skill levels.

SUMMER 2018  
Dates August 13 to August 23, 2018
(Lesson Monday - Thursday for 2 weeks)
When 5:00 - 5:30pm | Code: 6266
5:30 - 6:00pm | Code: 6267
Cost $117.20

Aquatic Lifesaving Fundamentals Club

The Hanover Regional Lifesaving Club will help participants practice lifesaving skills and give a perfect opportunity for youth to become future lifeguards.
This program builds strength, endurance and confidence by training with manikins, bricks, obstacles and ropes.  We also work on starts, dives, turns and strokes while setting personal goals and having fun.   Mini meet with local pools is optional. Must be able to swim two lengths of the pool.  Coach: Christina Schnell.

SUMMER 2018  
Dates July 9 to August 20, 2018
Cancelled August 6)
When Mondays | 4:30 - 5:30pm | Code: 6316
Cost $51.31