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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.

Click on the files below to view schedule and fee information.  The files below are in pdf format.  To download the free Adobe Acrobat Reader, click here.

Late Fall Swim Center schedule - November 1 - December 19, 2015

Holiday Break Swim Center schedule - December 20, 2015 - January 3, 2016

Upcoming Schedule Modifications:

Thanksgiving Holiday - Modified Schedule:
Thursday, 11/26/15  - Sunday, 11/29/15

8am - 9am - Masters
9am -12pm - Lap Swim
9am-10am - Water Aerobics
10am - 12pm - Water Walking

Saturday, December 12th - Annual Holiday Pancake Breakfast 9am - 11am -Tickets on sale 11/16/15. Get your tickets and come join the fun! This event is a drop-off location for the El Cerrito-Richmond Fire Department Annual Holiday Toy Drive.

Holiday Break modified schedule - December 20, 2015 - January 3, 2016

Monday, 1/18/16 - Martin Luther King Jr Holiday -
8am - 9am - Masters
9am -12pm - Lap Swim
9am-10am - Water Aerobics
10am - 12pm - Water Walking

Monday, 2/15/16 - President's Day Modified schedule
8am - 9am - Masters
9am -12pm - Lap Swim
9am-10am - Water Aerobics
10am - 12pm - Water Walking

Sunday, 3/27/16 - Easter modified schedule
8am - 9am - Masters
9am -12pm - Lap Swim
10am - 12pm - Water Walking

Registration Forms and Program Information
Registration for Spring Swim Lessons will begin January 11th.

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

Swim Center General Registration Form

Swim Center Aquatic Pass Registration Form

Gators Swim Team & Pre-Swim Team

Lifeguard Training

Pool Rentals
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. Call 510-559-7008 for information and fees or see swim brochure for current times.

Our Rental season runs from April - October.

Picnic Area at the Splash Park Rental Form

Splash Park Rental Form

Recreation Pool Rental Form

Swim Center Rental Brochure

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