Pools and Splashpad

Feedback

 Exeter and District Swimming Pool

 The Exeter and District Swimming Pool is an outdoor pool located at 49 MacNaughton Drive in Exeter

  2024 Swimming Registrations will begin to be accepted as of May 1, 2024. 

Hours of Operation, June 2024

The pool will open on Monday June 17, 2024 and close on Friday August 30, 2024 

  Monday  Tuesday  WednesdayThursday Friday  SaturdaySunday  

Public Swim (Afternoon)

1:00 to
3:00 pm

1:00 to
3:00 pm

1:00 to
3:00 pm

1:00 to
3:00 pm

1:00 to
3:00 pm

1:00 to
3:00 pm

1:00 to
3:00 pm

Adult Swim 12:00 to
1:00 pm

12:00 to
1:00 pm

12:00 to
1:00 pm
12:00 to
1:00 pm
12:00 to
1:00 pm
3:00 to
4:00 pm 
3:00 to
4:00 pm 
Public Swim (Evening) 6:00 to
7:30 pm

6:00 to
7:30 pm

6:00 to
7:30 pm
6:00 to
7:30 pm

6:00 to
7:30 pm

4:00 to
6:00 pm
4:00 to
6:00 pm
Lane Swim 7:30 to
8:30 pm

7:30 to
8:30 pm

7:30 to
8:30 pm
7:30 to
8:30 pm
     
Aqua Fit 7:45 to
8:30 pm

7:45 to
8:30 pm

7:45 to
8:30 pm
7:45 to
8:30 pm
     
Hours of Operation, July & August 2024

The pool will open on Monday June 17, 2024 and close on Friday August 30, 2024

  Monday  Tuesday  WednesdayThursday Friday  SaturdaySunday  

Public Swim (Afternoon)

1:00 to
3:00 pm

1:00 to
3:00 pm

1:00 to
3:00 pm

1:00 to
3:00 pm

1:00 to
3:00 pm

1:00 to
3:00 pm

1:00 to
3:00 pm

Adult Swim 12:00 to
1:00 pm

12:00 to
1:00 pm

12:00 to
1:00 pm
12:00 to
1:00 pm
12:00 to
1:00 pm
3:00 to
4:00 pm 
3:00 to
4:00 pm 
Public Swim (Evening) 6:00 to
7:30 pm

6:00 to
7:30 pm

6:00 to
7:30 pm
6:00 to
7:30 pm

6:00 to
7:30 pm

4:00 to
6:00 pm
4:00 to
6:00 pm
Lane Swim 7:30 to
8:30 pm

7:30 to
8:30 pm

7:30 to
8:30 pm
7:30 to
8:30 pm
     
Aqua Fit 7:45 to
8:30 pm

7:45 to
8:30 pm

7:45 to
8:30 pm
7:45 to
8:30 pm
     
Admission Fees

Swim/Pass Type

Cost
Single Pass
Aqua Fit

$5.00 per user

Lane Swim

$3.00 per user

Public Swim

$3.00 per user

Multiple Pass
10 Swim Pass

$30.00

Single Pool Pass

$85.00

Family Pool Pass

$145.00

Pool Rental
Private Pool Rental $105.00 per hour (based on 2 lifeguards)
How to Register for Swim Lessons

To register, please complete the Exeter Pool Registration Form. Completed forms may be emailed to communityservices@southhuron.ca or dropped off at the South Huron Recreation Centre during office hours, Monday to Friday 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM. 

Registration forms will be accepted as of Wednesday May 1st, 2024.

Once registration forms are received, community services staff will confirm program availability and lesson registration in the order they are received.

We strive to ensure everyone who wants to be, is registered in a class that works for them! Based on demand, we will add classes and additional times where needed throughout the season. 

Group Swimming Lessons
General Information & Group Lesson Fees

The Exeter Pool will be offering Lifesaving Society Swimming lessons this summer. If you are unsure of what level to register in, refer to the Lifesaving Society's Conversion Chart or contact communityservices@southhuron.ca 

Group lessons will be 30 minutes in length and take place from Monday to Friday over a two-week span (10 lessons in total). You can view available class times by clicking on the various session dates below. 

To register, please complete the Exeter Pool Registration Form. Completed forms may be emailed to communityservices@southhuron.ca or dropped off at the South Huron Recreation Centre during office hours, Monday to Friday 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM. 

Registration forms will be accepted as of Wednesday May 1st, 2024.

Once registration forms are received, community services staff will confirm program availability and lesson registration in the order they are received.

We strive to ensure everyone who wants to be, is registered in a class that works for them! Based on demand, we will add classes and additional times where needed throughout the season. 

ProgramLesson Fee 
Parent & Tot (4 months to 3 years)

$60.00 per session                                          

Preschool (3 to 6 years)

$65.00 per session

Level 1 - 6 (ages 6 and over)

$70.00 per session

Rookie, Ranger, Star (Canadian Swim Patrol)

$75.00 per session

Session 1: June 17 - 28, 2024

Program

Lesson Times 

Parent & Tot (4 – 24 months)

4:55 pm - 5:25 pm

Parent & Tot (2 – 3 years)

4:55 pm - 5:25 pm

Preschool 3 (ages 3 to 4)

3:45 pm - 4:15 pm

Preschool 4 (ages 4 to 5)

4:20 pm - 4:50 pm

Preschool 5 (ages 5 to 6)

5:30 pm - 6:00 pm

Swimmer 1 (6+ years)

4:20 pm - 4:50 pm

Swimmer 2

4:55 pm - 5:25 pm

Swimmer 3

5:30 pm - 6:00 pm

Swimmer 4

5:30 pm - 6:00 pm

Swimmer 5

3:45 pm - 4:15 pm

Swimmer 6

3:45 pm - 4:15 pm

Rookie

N/A

Ranger

N/A

Star Patrol

N/A

Session 2: July 1 - 12, 2024

Program

Lesson Times 

Parent & Tot (4 – 24 months)

11:20 am - 11:50 am

Parent & Tot (2 – 3 years)

4:20 pm - 4:50 pm

Preschool 3 (ages 3 to 4)

9:35 am - 10:05 am

3:45 pm - 4:15 pm

Preschool 4 (ages 4 to 5)

10:10 am - 10:40 am

4:55 pm - 5:25 pm

Preschool 5 (ages 5 to 6)

10:45 am - 11:15 am

5:30 pm - 6:00 pm

Swimmer 1 (6+ years)

9:35 am - 10:05 am

4:55 pm - 5:25 pm

Swimmer 2

10:10 am - 10:40 am

4:20 pm - 4:50 pm

Swimmer 3

10:45 am - 11:15 am

4:55 pm - 5:25 pm

Swimmer 4

10:45 am - 11:15 am

4:55 pm - 5:25 pm

Swimmer 5

11:20 am - 11:50 am 

5:30 pm - 6:00 pm

Swimmer 6

11:20 am - 11:50 am

5:30 pm - 6:00 pm

Rookie

4:00 pm - 4:45 pm

Ranger

4:00 pm - 4:45 pm

Star Patrol

4:00 pm - 4:45 pm

Session 3: July 15 - July 26, 2024

Program

Lesson Times 

Parent & Tot (4 – 24 months)

4:55 pm - 5:25 pm

Parent & Tot (2 – 3 years)

10:45 am - 11:15 am

Preschool 3 (ages 3 to 4)

10:10 am - 10:40 am

4:55 pm - 5:25 pm

Preschool 4 (ages 4 to 5)

11:20 am - 11:50 am

4:20 pm - 4:50 pm

Preschool 5 (ages 5 to 6)

9:35 am - 10:05 am

5:30 pm - 6:00 pm

Swimmer 1 (6+ years)

10:10 am - 10:40 am

4:20 pm - 4:50 pm

Swimmer 2

10:45 am - 11:15 am

4:55 pm - 5:25 pm

Swimmer 3

11:20 am - 11:50 am

3:45 pm - 4:15 pm

Swimmer 4

11:20 am - 11:50 am

3:45 pm - 4:15 pm

Swimmer 5

9:35 am - 10:05 am

5:30 pm - 6:00 pm

Swimmer 6

9:35 am - 10:05 am

5:30 pm - 6:00 pm

Rookie

8:45 am - 9:30 am

Ranger

8:45 am - 9:30 am

Star Patrol

8:45 am - 9:30 am

Session 4: July 29 - August 9, 2024

Program

Lesson Times 

Parent & Tot (4 – 24 months)

11:20 am - 11:50 am 

Parent & Tot (2 – 3 years)

4:55 pm - 5:25 pm

Preschool 3 (ages 3 to 4)

11:20 am - 11:50 am

4:20 pm - 4:50 pm

Preschool 4 (ages 4 to 5)

10:45 am - 11:15 am

5:30 pm - 6:00 pm

Preschool 5 (ages 5 to 6)

9:35 am - 10:05 am

4:20 pm - 4:50 pm

Swimmer 1 (6+ years)

10:45 am - 11:15 am

5:30 pm - 6:00 pm

Swimmer 2

11:20 am - 11:50 am

4:55 pm - 5:25 pm

Swimmer 3

10:10 am - 10:40 am 

5:30 pm - 6:00 pm

Swimmer 4

10:10 am - 10:40 am

5:30 pm - 6:00 pm

Swimmer 5

10:10 am - 10:40 am

4:55 pm - 5:25 pm

Swimmer 6

10:10 am - 10:40 am

4:55 pm - 5:25 pm

Rookie

4:00 pm - 4:45 pm

Ranger

4:00 pm - 4:45 pm

Star Patrol

4:00 pm - 4:45 pm

Session 5: August 12 - August 23, 2024

Program

Lesson Times 

Parent & Tot (4 – 24 months)

4:55 pm - 5:25 pm

Parent & Tot (2 – 3 years)

10:45 am - 11:15 am

Preschool 3 (ages 3 to 4)

11:20 am - 11:50 am

5:30 pm - 6:00 pm

Preschool 4 (ages 4 to 5)

9:35 am - 10:05 am

3:45 pm - 4:15 pm

Preschool 5 (ages 5 to 6)

10:10 am - 10:40 am

4:20 pm - 4:50 pm

Swimmer 1 (6+ years)

11:20 am - 11:50 am

4:55 pm - 5:25 pm

Swimmer 2

10:10 am - 10:40 am

5:30 pm - 6:00 pm

Swimmer 3

9:35 am - 10:05 am

4:20 pm - 4:50 pm

Swimmer 4

9:35 am - 10:05 am

4:20 pm - 4:50 pm

Swimmer 5

10:45 am - 11:15 am 

4:55 pm - 5:25 pm

Swimmer 6

10:45 am - 11:15 am 

4:55 pm - 5:35 pm 

Rookie

8:45 am - 9:30 am

Ranger

8:45 am - 9:30 am

Star Patrol

8:45 am - 9:30 am

Private Swimming Lessons
General Information & Private Lesson Fees

Lessons will be 30 minutes in length and take place from Monday to Friday over a one week span (5 lessons in total). A semi private lesson may be booked for a maximum of 3 children (can be siblings, friends etc.) For semi private lessons, swimmers must be within 2 levels of each other. 

To register, please complete the Exeter Pool Registration Form. Completed forms may be emailed to communityservices@southhuron.ca or dropped off at the South Huron Recreation Centre during office hours, Monday to Friday 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM. 

Registration forms will be accepted as of Wednesday May 1st, 2024.

Once registration forms are received, community services staff will confirm program availability and lesson registration in the order they are received.

As time slots are booked, they will be removed from the website. We will strive to add more times, if necessary, based on demand. 

ProgramLesson Fee 
Private Lessons

$95.00 per session (1 child)      

Semi Private Lessons 

$155.00 (2 children)

Semi Private Lessons

$210.00 (3 children)

Week 1: June 17 to 21, 2024

Program, Private Lessons

3:30 pm - 4:00 pm

3:45 pm - 4:15 pm 
4:20 pm - 4:50 pm
4:55 pm - 5:25 pm
5:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Week 2: June 24 to 28, 2024

Program, Private Lessons

3:30 pm - 4:00 pm

3:45 - 4:15 pm 
4:20 pm - 4:50 pm
4:55 pm - 5:25 pm
5:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Week 3: July 1 to 5, 2024

Program, Private Lessons

9:00 am - 9:30 am
9:35 am - 10:05 am
10:10 am - 10:40 am
10:45 am - 11:15 am
11:20 am - 11:50 am
3:45 pm - 4:15 pm
4:20 pm - 4:50 pm
4:55 pm - 5:25 pm
5:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Week 4: July 8 to 12, 2024

Program, Private Lessons

9:00 am - 9:30 am
9:35 am - 10:05 am
10:10 am - 10:40 am
10:45 am - 11:15 am
11:20 am - 11:50 am
3:45 pm - 4:15 pm
4:20 pm - 4:50 pm
4:55 pm - 5:25 pm
5:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Week 5: July 15 to 19, 2024

Program, Private Lessons

9:00 am - 9:30 am
3:45 pm - 4:15 pm
4:20 pm - 4:50 pm
5:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Week 6: July 22 to 26, 2024

Program, Private Lessons

9:00 am - 9:30 am
3:45 pm - 4:15 pm
4:20 pm - 4:50 pm
5:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Week 7: July 19 to August 2, 2024

Program, Private Lessons

9:00 am - 9:30 am
9:35 am - 10:05 am
10:10 am - 10:40 am
10:45 am - 11:15 am
11:20 am - 11:50 am
3:45 pm - 4:15 pm
Week 8: August 5 to 9, 2024

Program, Private Lessons

9:00 am - 9:30 am
9:35 am - 10:05 am
10:10 am - 10:40 am
10:45 am - 11:15 am
11:20 am - 11:50 am
3:45 pm - 4:15 pm
4:20 pm - 4:50 pm
4:55 pm - 5:25 pm
5:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Week 9: August 12 - 16, 2024

Program, Private Lessons

9:00 am - 9:30 am

9:35 am - 10:05 am

10:10 am - 10:40 am
10:45 am - 11:15 am
11:20 am - 11:50 am
3:45 pm - 4:15 pm
4:20 pm - 4:50 pm
5:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Week 10: August 19 - 23, 2024

Program, Private Lessons

9:00 am - 9:30 am

9:35 am - 10:05 am

10:10 am - 10:40 am
10:45 am - 11:15 am
11:20 am - 11:50 am
3:45 pm - 4:15 pm
4:20 pm - 4:50 pm
5:30 pm - 6:00 pm

Week 11: August 26 - 30, 2024

Program, Private Lessons

9:00 am - 9:30 am
9:35 am - 10:05 am
10:10 am - 10:40 am
10:45 am - 11:15 am
11:20 am - 11:50 am
3:45 pm - 4:15 pm
4:20 pm - 4:50 pm
4:55 pm - 5:25 pm
5:30 pm - 6:00 pm

Bronze Medallion & Bronze Cross

Bronze Medallion

This course challenges the candidate both mentally and physically.  Judgment, knowledge, skill and fitness – the four components of water rescue – form the basis of Bronze Medallion training.  Candidates acquire the assessment and problem-solving skills needed to make good decisions in, on and around the water.

Prerequisites: 13+ years or Bronze Star certification

Dates: July 15- July 26 (Monday to Friday only)

Times: 8:45 AM – 12:00 PM

Cost: $200 including book or $160 without book (book is mandatory for participation)

 

Bronze Cross

This course begins the transition from lifesaving to lifeguarding and prepares candidates for responsibilities as assistant lifeguards.  Candidates strengthen and expand their lifesaving skills and begin to apply the principles and techniques of active surveillance in aquatic facilities.  Bronze Cross emphasizes the importance of teamwork and communication in preventing and responding to aquatic emergencies.  Bronze Cross is a prerequisite for advanced training in the society’s National Lifeguard and Leadership certification programs. 

Prerequisites: Bronze Medallion and Emergency or Standard First Aid

Dates: July 15- July 26 (Monday to Friday only)

Times: 8:45 AM – 12:00 PM

Cost: $200 including book or $160 without book (book is mandatory for participation)

Swim Team
Junior Swim Team

Junior Swim Team operates 2 days a week, Monday and Wednesday for 30 minutes each. This program gives our youth an opportunity to develop team skills as well as individual goals at a recreational level. Swimmers will learn to develop four strokes: freestyle, backstroke, breaststroke, and butterfly. Swimmers must be able to swim the width (25 meters) of the pool independently. Minimum age of enrollment is 6 years old. The cost of registration is $60.00 per season. To register email mivatts@southhuron.ca. Registration opens May 1, 2024. 

Junior Swim Team

Monday and Wednesday

Exeter Pool 3:15 pm to 3:45 pm
Senior Swim Team

Senior Swim Team operates 2 days a week, Tuesday and Thursday for 30 minutes each. This program gives our youth an opportunity to develop team skills as well as individual goals at a recreational level. Swimmers will learn to develop four strokes: freestyle, backstroke, breaststroke, and butterfly. Swimmers must be able to swim the length (50 meters) of the pool independently. Minimum age of enrollment is 10 years old. The cost of registration is $60.00 per season. To register email mivatts@southhuron.ca. Registration opens May 1, 2024.  

Senior Swim Team

Tuesday and Thursday

Exeter Pool 3:15 pm to 3:45 pm

Kirkton Woodham Swimming Pool

The Kirkton Woodham Swimming Pool is an outdoor pool located beside the Kirkton Woodham Community Centre at 70497 Rd 164, Kirkton. The pool is jointly owned by the Township of Perth South and the Municipality of South Huron. For up to date information on lessons, hours and other programs offered visit the Kirkton Woodham Pool Page

Exeter Splash Zone

The Exeter Splash Zone is located beside the Exeter Pool at 49 MacNaughton Drive in Exeter

Hours of Operation
  • The Exeter Splash Pad is closed for the season and will re-open in May 2024. 
Rules
  • The splash pad is unsupervised, use at your own risk.
  • All children must be actively supervised at all times.
  • Please be courteous to others & consider safety at all times.
  • Appropriate swim attire must be worn at all times.
  • Children who are not toilet trained must wear swim diapers.
  • Be mindful of inclement weather, pad shall be vacated at first sound of thunder.
  • Splash pad may be closed at any time due to weather or operational concerns.
  • Area is monitored on a regular basis.
  • Food, beverages and glass containers are not permitted in the splash pad area.
  • No pets allowed, except for service dogs.
  • No smoking in or around the splash pad area.
  • No bikes, scooters, skateboards or roller blades in the splash pad area.
  • Climbing on splash pad features is strictly prohibited.
  • Persons with infectious diseases or having open sores shall not use the splash pad.
  • Do not drink from the spray features.
  • Profanity and improper behaviour will not be tolerated.
  • No person shall pollute the water or surface of the splash pad in any manner or in the immediate area surrounding the splash pad.

Victoria Park Wading Pool

The Victoria Park Wading Pool is located inside Victoria Park at 109 Huron Street West at the corner of Huron Street West and Carling Street in Exeter

 Hours of Operation
  • The Victoria Park Wading Pool is closed for the season and will re-open in July 2024.
 Rules
  • Parents or guardians should be within arms' reach of their child/children at all times when the child/children are in the wading pool.
  • Children should be appropriately attired for their age and continence ability to prevent fouling of the pool.  (For example: swim diapers are permitted for children that are incontinent).
  • No glass container, food, or beverage is allowed in the wading pool or in the area immediately surrounding the wading pool.
  • Recreational water is not intended for drinking.
  • Do not enter the wading pool if you have an open sore or rash, or are experiencing nausea, vomiting or diarrhea.
  • No person shall pollute the water in the wading pool in any manner or on the area immediately surrounding the wading pool.
  • No person shall engage in boisterous play in or about the wading pool.  No horsing around.


 

Contact(s)

South Huron logo

We work hard to ensure that everyone can access the information and services they need.

For information in alternative formats or assistance accessing information, please contact the Municipal Office at 519-235-0310. 

© 2020 The Municipality of South Huron, 322 Main Street South P.O. Box 759 Exeter, ON N0M 1S6