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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.

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 $105.63 $170.87
Student (5 to 17 years) $4.75 $40.38 $76.00 $163.05 $259.57
Senior (65+ years) NEW $4.75 $40.38 $76.00 $163.05 $259.57
Adult (18 years & older) $5.50 $46.75 $88.00 $202.18 $339.12
Aquafit (Instructor led) $6.75 $60.75 $121.50 $202.18 $339.12
Family (same household, max. 5) $12.25 $104.13 $196.00 $349.67 $568.67
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.
MONDAYTUESDAYWEDNESDAYTHURSDAYFRIDAYSATURDAY
Closed
SUNDAY
Closed
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
   
AQUAFIT | Drop In Classes. 45 Minute Classes with 15 minutes at end to enjoy sauna and swirlpool. 
8:30 - 9:15am


6:30 - 7:15pm (Zumba)

8:30 - 9:15 am (Zumba)


8:30 - 9:15 am    
AQUALITE | Drop In Classes. 45 Minute Classes with 15 minutes at end to enjoy sauna and swirlpool.
  3:30 - 4:15pm

  3:30 - 4:15pm

     
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.
11:30 - 12:30 pm 11:30 - 12:30 pm
6:30 - 7:30 pm

11:30 - 12:30 pm 11:30 -12:30pm
6:30 - 7:30 pm
11:30 - 12:30 pm    
FAMILY SWIM | Children under 18 must be accompanied into the pool by an adult.
             
PUBLIC SWIM | Entire pool. *Beginning June 29
 1:00 - 2:00 pm   1:00 - 2:00 pm
  1:00 - 2:00 pm
6:45 - 7:45pm Toonie Swim
  1:00 - 2:00 pm
  1:00 - 2:00 pm
Toonie Swim
6:30 - 7:30pm
   
ADULT/SENIOR | Main pool, swirlpool, sauna.  *One lane available for leisure swim only.

 3:30 - 4:30pm

3:30 - 4:30pm
Deep End Only Leisure Swim

3:30 - 4:30pm

3:30 - 4:30pm
Deep End Only Leisure Swim

3:30 - 4:30pm

   

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

Schedule Changes:  

  • Saturday July 1 |Canada Day 150 Celebration Free Swim | 3 - 4:30 pm
  • Tuesday July 4 | Tubular Tuesday | 1 - 2 pm
  • Wedneday July 5 & 19 | Tim Hortons Sponsored Free Swims | 1 - 2 pm
  • Saturday July 22 | Sights & Sounds Sponsored Free Swim | 9 am - 11 am
  • Monday Aug 7 | Civic Holiday | Pool Closed
  • Saturday August 19 | Pooch Plunge | 10:30 to 11 am or 11:10 - 11:40 am
  • Sunday August 20 to Friday September 29 | Pool Closed for Phase #2 Upgrades

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.

PROGRAM DESCRIPTIONFEE
STARFISH (Tots 1) 4-12 months - Introduction to PFD’s.
Creative water exploration for toddlers & their parents includes buoyancy, movement, entries, songs & play in the water.
$66.05
DUCK (Tots 2) 12 - 24 months. Movement through water, front & back floats (assisted) entries, intro to PFD & me, songs & play. $66.05
TURTLE (Tots 3) 24 - 36 months. Front & back floats, front & back glides (assisted) front swim (assisted) kicking with buoyant aid 2m $66.05
SEA OTTER 1 You & Me. 3 to 5 years. Parents to accompany child in the water for the first 5 classes. Develops swimming skills, front & back floats, front glide 3 sec unassisted, back glide assisted $69.49
SEA OTTER 2 Just Me. 3-5 Years. Develops swimming skills, front & back floats, front glide 3 seconds unassisted, back glide assisted. $69.49
SALAMANDER 3 to 5 years. Front & back floats, front & back glide 2m, rollover glides 2m, front swim 2m, distance swim 2m, all items unassisted. $69.49
SUNFISH 3 to 5 years, front & back glides 5m, front & back floats deep 5 sec., side glide 2m, front swim 5m, distance swim 5m $69.49
CROCODILE 3 to 5 years. Front & back glides 7m, side glide 5m, front swim 5m, back swim 5m, distance swim 10m $69.49
WHALE 3 to 5 years/ Front, back and side glide with kick 10m, front swim 10m, back swim 10m, distance swim 15m $69.49
SWIM KIDS 1 6+ years. Submersion, front & back floats 3 sec. front & back glides 3 sec. front swim 5m, distance swim 5m $69.49
SWIM KIDS 2 6+ years. Front glide 10m, back glide 5m, roll-over glide 5m, front swim 5m, distance swim 10m $69.49
SWIM KIDS 3 6+ years. Front glides 15m, back, side & front/side glide combo 10m, front swim 10m, distance 15m $69.49
SWIM KIDS 4 6+ years. Kneeling dives, surface support 45 sec. front/side glide combo 15m, back 15m, distance swim 25m $69.49
SWIM KIDS 5 6+ years. Front & back crawl 15m, whip kick on back 10m, tread water 1min, stride dive, distance swim 50m $74.08
SWIM KIDS 6 6+ years. Front & back crawl 25m, EBS 15m, front dive, treading water 1.5min, distance 75min $74.08
SWIM KIDS 7 6+ years. Front & back crawl 50m, EBS 25m, front scull 15m, whip kick on front 15m, distance swim 150m $74.08
SWIM KIDS 8 6+ years. Front & back crawl 75m, EBS 25m, breast stroke 15m, standing shallow dive, rescue breathing $74.08
SWIM KIDS 9 6+ years. Front & back crawl, EBS 50m, breast stroke 25m, sidestroke kicks 15m, distance swim 400m $74.08
SWIM KIDS 10 6+ years. Front & back crawl 100m, EBS 50m, breast stroke 50m, sidestroke 25m, distance swim 500m $74.08

 

PROGRAM

Summer 1
July 10-20

CODE

Summer 2
July 24 - Aug 3
Family Lessons

CODE

Summer 3
Aug 8-18

CODE

Starfish
4-12 mos

 11-11:30am

 5812  -    -  

Duck
12-24 mos

 11-11:30am

 5811  -    -  

Turtle
24-36 mos

 10:15-10:45am

 5813  -    -  

Sea Otter 1
3-5 yrs w parent

 10-10:30am

 5798  Family A
4:30-5:00pm
 5829  10:30-11am  5814

Sea Otter 2
3-5 yrs 

 9:45-10:15am

 5799   Family A
4:30-5:00pm
5830   11-11:30am  5815

Salamander
3-5 yrs

 10-10:30am

 5797  Family A
4:30-5:00pm
 5828  10:30-11am  5816

Sunfish
3-5 yrs

 10-10:30am

 5800  Family A
4:30-5:00pm
 5831  10:30-11am  5817

Crocodile
3-5 yrs

 -

 

 Family B
5-5:30 pm

 5842  -  

Whale
3-5 yrs

 -

 

 Family B
5-5:30 pm

 5843

 -

 

Swim Kids 1
6+ yrs

 10:30-11am

 5803  Family B
5-5:30 pm
 5834  10:30-11am  5820

Swim Kids 2
6+ yrs 

 10:30-11am

 5804

 Family B
5-5:30 pm

 5835  11-11:30am  5821

Swim Kids 3
6+ yrs 

 11-11:30am

 5808

 Family B
5-5:30 pm

 5839  10:45-11:15am  5825

Swim Kids 4

 10:30-11am

 5805

 Family B
5-5:30 pm

 5836  11-11:30am  5827

Swim Kids 5

 10-10:45am

 5801  Advanced Family
4:30-5:15pm
 5832  10:45-11:30am  5822

 Swim Kids 6

 10-10:45am

5802 

 Advanced Family
4:30-5:15pm

 5833  10:45-11:30am  5823

Swim Kids 7 

 10:45-11:30am

 5806

 Advanced Family
4:30-5:15pm

 5837  10-10:45am  5818

Swim Kids 8 

 10:45-11:30am

 5807

 Advanced Family
4:30-5:15pm

 5838  10-10:45am  5819

Swim Kids 9 

 10:45-11:30am

 5810

 Advanced Family
4:30-5:15pm

 5841

 10-10:45am

 5826

Swim Kids 10 

 10:45-11:30am

 5809

 Advanced Family
4:30-5:15pm

5840 

 10-10:45am

 5824

CHILDREN'S POOL PROGRAMS

Home School Daytime Swim Lessons

If you have a group of students who are home schooled and wish to take swim lessons during the day please contact our Aquatic Coordinator for times and costs.
Call 519.364.2310 x 2122.

Stroke Correction

Struggling with a specific swimming stroke?  Join us and work on a variety of drill-type exercises to improve your strokes.  *Swim Kids 4 and up.  Must be currently enrolled in swim lessons.  Dates:  July 4 - Aug 15.  When: Tuesdays 6:30 - 7:30 pm  Cost:  $3/half hour.

Aquatic Lifesaving Fundamentals Club

A great opportunity to get wet and keep in shape throughout the summer.  This twice a week program will focus on setting ogals, obstacle swims, starts and turns, rescues and fitness.  A fun meet will close out the summer.  Must be able to swim two lengths of the pool.  Coach: Christina Schnell.

Summer 2017July 3 to Aug 16CODE
When Mondays & Wednesdays 5:30 to 6:30 pm 5844
Cost $116.63

 

Lifesaving Fundamental Camp

This camp takes the Hanover Regional Lifesaving Club to a whole new level. This week participants will work on their water and dryland skills that promote fitness with a large variety of exceptional fun wet and dry activities.  Kids will set goals, have fun doing training games, relay races, obstacle swims and experiment with rescues.  We end the week with a fun competition of all the skills learned.  COACH:  Christina Schnell  Must be able to swim two lengths of the pool.  

 Ages  8 to 15 years  
Summer Camp CODE
When

July 24 - 28
Monday to Friday
9 am to 4 pm

5775

Cost $156.00  

ADULT POOL PROGRAMS

Get Deep

Improve core and muscular strength, cardiovascular health, and awareness of proper posture. Use of buoyancy belts eliminates impact on joints. Suitable for all levels of fitness.
Tuesdays 8:30 - 9:15am $6.75/visit.

Aqua-Lite

A low intensity program designed to meet the needs of varied patrons; arthritic sufferers and individuals with non-specific back or joint difficulties. A low impact total body workout that offers a blend of cardiovascular as well as muscular strength and endurance training combined with specific attention to core stabilization and relaxation techniques. Class is 45 minutes with instruction and last 15 minutes to utilize sauna, swirl pool or exercise on your own in the pool.
Tuesdays and Thursdays | 3:00 - 3:45pm | $6.75/visit

Deep End Leisure Swim

This drop in class is for people who wish to exercise, socialize and do their own fitness workout in the deep end. Pool is shared with AquaLite program.
Tuesdays & Thursdays | 3:00 - 4:00pm | $5.50/visit

 

100% attendance is required for all leadership courses, recertifications and clinics.  Please check your schedules before you register.  There will be NO exceptions.

HOW TO REGISTER  - NEW ONLINE REGISTRATION!

Get online and you’re first in line! Create your account at hanover.ca/e-services or phone 519.364.2310 (ext 0) or pop by the customer service desk at the P & H Centre, 269 7th Avenue, Hanover.

COURSE & DESCRIPTIONDATE & TIMECODECOST
Bronze Star | Basic First Aid | CPR-A
Bronze Star is the pre-Bronze Medallion training standard and excellent preparation for success in Bronze Medallion. Participants work on problem solving, decision making skills and develop water smart confidence. They learn CPR and the lifesaving skills needed to be their own personal lifeguard.
Prerequisite: Able to swim 100m, recommended 12 years of age. This award is a definite asset for those who have not reached the minimum age for Bronze Medallion.

 

  Watch for Fall 2017 Dates to be determined
Bronze Medallion | Emergency First Aid | CPR-B
This course develops physical fitness, decision-making and judgement skills for water rescue. Spinal injury management techniques are also covered.
Prerequisite: 13 years of age (prior to exam) or Bronze Star Award



 

Watch for Fall 2017 Dates to be determined
Bronze Cross | CPR-C | Standard First Aid
This course teaches the difference between lifesaving and lifeguarding, the principles of emergency procedures, teamwork and the use of special equipment. Spinal injury management techniques are also covered.
Prerequisite: Bronze Medallion | Emergency First Aid | CPR-B

 

 

Watch for Fall 2017 Dates to be determined
Pre-NLS
This course is for swimmers who have completed Bronze Cross and are waiting to take their NLS. This course will reinforce the water rescue skills learned in Bronze Cross and introduce the new skills that will be part of the NLS program. The candidates will work in pairs as well as individuals in preparation for the next course.
Prerequisite: Bronze Cross. Age 14+.

 

 

Watch for Fall 2017 Dates to be determined
National Lifeguard Service (NLS) Only
This intensive 40-hour course will train candidates in advanced water rescue, emergency care and aquatic supervision. Emphasis will be on accident prevention, leadership, teamwork and communication. NLS is the standard lifeguarding certification across Canada. 100% attendance is mandatory to complete the course.
Prerequisite: Bronze Cross (need not be current), 16 years of age by end of course. Must hold a valid Standard First Aid Certificate to register in this course.

 

 

Watch for Fall 2017 Dates to be determined

Red Cross Water Safety Instructor
Get instructional knowledge on teaching methods, learning styles, swimming skills, safety supervision, communication, injury prevention and feedback. The NEW revised program includes skills evaluation, an on-line component and both classroom and pool components. Candidates must also complete 18 hours of teaching experience during schedule swimming lessons. 100% attendance is mandatory to complete the course.
Prerequisite: 15 years of age by the end of the course, Bronze Cross (certificate does not need to be current), Current Standard First Aid/CPR-C.

 

  Watch for Fall 2017 Dates to be determined

 

RECERTIFICATION COURSE & DESCRIPTIONDATE & TIMECODECOST

National Lifeguard Recertification
Lifeguards are legally required to recertify their qualifications every two years. This clinic will update lifeguards on the latest developments in training techniquesand statistical research.

    Watch for Fall 2017 Dates to be determined

Red Cross Instructor Recertification
This clinic will update instructors on changes withing the Red Cross Program and also share new teaching strategies.

    Watch for Fall 2017 Dates to be determined

Lifesaving Society Standard First Aid Recertification
Recertification candidates must hold an original Lifesaving Society Standard First Aid to be able to recertify.

    Watch for Fall 2017 Dates to be determined