John Denson Pool at Wilson Park
Registration for all pool activities and programs takes place at the pool. Cash, money orders, checks, VISA, Mastercard and American Express are accepted. You may also register at Intracoastal Park Clubhouse, 2240 North Federal Highway.
$2 for adults, $1 for youth 13-17, FREE for kids 12 and under. Lap swimmers may buy a 30 Visit Pass for only $50! Enjoy this beautiful, heated outdoor pool! Lap swimming is encouraged in the 25 yard length pool. Purchase your discount pass for adult lap swimming. Kids will enjoy slides and water buckets to splash and play! Slides open on Saturdays from 12:30 - 4:30 p.m. The pool is open Tuesday throug Saturday. Call 742-6645 for more information.
Learn to Swim for Drowning Prevention
There are many reasons to enroll your child in swimming lessons at an early age. But drowning prevention tops the list. The top two reasons drowning deaths occur are a breakdown in adult supervision and adolescents or adults swimming alone.
- Drowning is the leading cause of injury-related death among children ages 1-4yrs.
- Swimming pools are the most common site for a drowning to occur among children 1-4yrs.
- About three-quarters of pool submersion deaths occur at a home.
- The majority of infant (less than 1) drowning deaths happen in bathtubs or large buckets