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El Cerrito Swim Center
Home of the Emery G. Weed, III Lap Pool
The Mission of the El Cerrito Swim Center is to promote health and safety by providing the residents of El Cerrito and surrounding communities the opportunity to engage in a variety of aquatic activities.

Fall 2016 Swim Center Pool Schedule - August 29th -October 30th, 2016

Late Fall 2016 Swim Center Pool Schedule - October 31st - December 18th, 2016

Winter Holiday Schedule - December 19th, 2016 - January 2, 2017
Upcoming Schedule Modifications & Closures:

Tuesday, 10/25/16 - Splash Park & Recreation Pool Closed - will re-open in March 2017

Saturday, 10/29/16 - Modified Schedule - Halloween Weekend 
Pool Closed at 12:30pm, Halloween Carnival at Community Center from 1:oopm - 4:00pm

Monday, 10/31/16 - Modified Schedule - Halloween - Pool Closed at 2:00pm

Friday, 11/11/16 - Veteran's Day - Modified Schedule
8am-9am - Masters
9am-10am Aqua Aerobics (S)
9am - 12pm - Lap Swim
10am-12pm Water Walking

Thursday, 11/24/16 - Saturday, 11/26/16 - Thanksgiving Holiday Schedule
8am - 9am - Masters (Th/Fri/Sat)
9am - 12pm - Lap Swim (Th/Fri/Sat)
10am - 12pm - Water Walking (Th/Fri/Sat)
9am - 10am (Fri)/8am - 9am (Sat) - Aqua Aerobics (S)

Winter Holiday Schedule - 12/19/16 - 1/2/17

Visit webtrac to enroll on-line now! 

Swim classes fill quickly.  Please call 510-559-7011 for availability or contact Swim Staff  here.  If you would like to register online for aquatic classes click here.

Swim Center General Registration Form

Swim Center Aquatic Pass Registration Form

Fall 2016 Youth Swim Lessons  - CLOSED

Spring 2017 Swim Lesson registration opens January 2017.

Teen/Adult Swim Lessons - Fall 2016

Gators Swim Team & Pre-Swim Team

Lifeguard Training - SPRING 2017 dates -  TBD

Babysitter's Training

SCUBA Certification - SPRING 2017 dates - TBD

Great idea for family reunions, graduation parties, corporate get-togethers...whatever! Parties can be scheduled when the pool and slide are not open to the public. For more information please call 510-559-7008, email  or see swim brochure for current times.

Recreation Pool & Splash Park Rental 2016 Season ends on Sunday, 10/23/16.  Rentals will begin again in April 2017. 

Swim Center Pool  & Splash Park Rental Season runs from April  - October.

Splash Park Rental

Recreation Pool Rental Form

Picnic Table & BBQ Pit Rental at the Swim Center

Water Safety Information
National Water Safety Month Image
Every Month Should Be National Water Safety Month!

Drowning remains the leading cause of death for children between the ages of 1-4. All of these deaths are preventable. Here at the City of El Cerrito we are committed to the prevention of drownings and to the education of water safety to participants of all ages. Listed below are some web links to help educate parents and caregivers to help prevent water related injuries and deaths.

Drowning Fact Sheet

National Water Saftey Month Information

Drowning is Preventable