Aquatics

Parks & Recreation is proud to offer a full range of Aquatic Facilities and Programs.  Whether it’s Swim Lessons, Water Aerobics classes, lap swimming or recreational swimming for families, we have it at Falling Springs Center! 

As you scroll down this page you’ll find information about the pool, including hours and upcoming closings, as well as program and class announcements, as well as Water Aerobics and Lap Lane Schedules.  If you look at the bottom of the page you’ll see quick looks at Pool Closings, Lap Swim Etiquette, Therapy Pool info and other info under the Notes heading.

If you are looking for an Aquatics related program and don’t see it here, be sure to try the Programs tab on the navigation bar at the top of the page.


MEET OLLIE THE OTTER!

 
Keep an eye out for Ollie!  You never know when or where he’ll pop up!  He makes school visits, pop in on swim lessons from time to time as well as make appearances at various activities and programs   throughout the year!  If you’d like Ollie to visit your school, please contact Tefany Bleuel at 859.873.5948!


NATATORIUM GENERAL INFO

The Falling Springs Natatorium includes an 8 lane, 25 yard lap competition lap pool, therapy pool and an outdoor Splash Pool that operates during the summer months complete with water slides, vortex, lazy river and play features.  The lap pool is kept at 82°-83° and the Therapy Pool is kept at 90°.

Please click HERE to view our Indoor Pool Rules for individuals and swim & dive teams.

The aquatics facilities supervised at all times by Certified Lifeguards.

There is a Party Room located just off the pool deck that can be rented out for Birthday Parties or other special occasions and we do offer after hours pool parties for birthdays, organizations, businesses, teams and more!  Visit the Parks & Facilities page for details and rates.

INDOOR POOL REGULAR HOURS:

  • Monday-Friday:  5:30 AM-8:30 PM
  • Saturday: 7 AM-6:30 PM
  • Sunday:  10 AM – 6:30 PM

SUMMER HOURS FOR ALL POOLS (May 26-September 3)

*Note:  indoor pools are closed on Memorial Day, Independence Day & Labor Day

  • Mon-Fri:  5:30 AM-8:00 PM  (Outdoor Pool 10 AM – 7 PM when Woodford County Schools are not in session)
  • Saturday: 7 AM-6:00 PM (Outdoor Pool 10 AM – 6:00 PM)
  • Sunday:  10 AM – 6:00 PM (Outdoor Pool 1 PM – 6:00 PM)

Outdoor pool entrance closes at Mon-Fri at 5 PM and Sat & Sun at 4 PM.


AQUATIC PROGRAMS & CLASSES

WATER FITNESS CLASSES / LAP LANE SCHEDULE

All passes and paid admission to Falling Springs Center include access to our drop in Water Fitness classes, so you’ll want to try them all!  We have a variety of shallow and deep water classes as well as  Arthritis Therapy & Aqua Zumba© classes!  All told, we offer nearly 20 Water Fitness classes each week and they are ALL included with admission to the Center! 

For the Water Fitness Schedule please click HERE (Effective 8.13.18)

For the Summer Lap & Therapy Pool Schedule, please click HERE(Effective 8.23.18)


NEW HORIZONS IS OFFERING SCUBA DIVING CLASSES AT FALLING SPRINGS CENTER!

Learning how to scuba dive is simple and fun!  Earning your Open Water Certification will open the door to a multitude of new underwater adventures.  You’ll begin by spending time learning about the underwater world and the skills associated with diving through eLearning at your own pace. Next, you’ll spend two days in a swimming pool with your instructor developing your new skills and making new friends.  Finally, you’ll go to an exciting local dive site, or even go on an out-of-state or out-of-country, dive trip to complete your Open Water Certification checkout dives.  New Horizons will provide you with more information about completing your Open Water Dives in class.

Come on out and join New Horizons Diving for a Confined Water class at Falling Springs Center.  To sign up, contact New Horizons Diving at 859.277.1234.

Cost: 

  • $265 for Falling Springs Gold, Silver or Bronze members with a current membership card
  • $299 all others

Class Dates: TBA

Includes:

  • PADI eLearning
  • Confined Water Class
  • Weight Integrated BCD
  • REgulator
  • Air fills for class
  • Mask, fins & snorkel
  • Pool training & coaching
  • Knowledge development sessions
  • Use of an underwater scuba computer
  • Use of buoyancy compensation device (BCD), regulator, tangs, weights & wesuit
  • Digital materials
  • Six month subscription to Dive Training magazine.

If you have questions, please contact New Horizons at 5859.277.1234 or nhdelearning@gmail.com.

To enroll in a PADI Open Water Diver course (or Junior Open Water Diver course), you must be 10 years old or older.  You need adequate swimming skills and need to be in good physical health and complete eLearning before the start of any pool sessions.

In addition to local dive sites, New Horizons regularly offers dive trips to other areas.  Completing your Open Water Certification on a dive trip is a fun way to complete your certification!


LIFEGUARD CERTIFICATION COURSES

Please visit the Swim Academy page for information on upcoming Lifeguard Courses.


LEARN TO SWIM PROGRAM 

Visit the Falling Springs Swim Academy page for all swim lessons information!


ADAPTIVE AQUATICS PROGRAM

Visit the Falling Springs Swim Academy page for information on our Adaptive Aquatics Program!


CPR, FIRST AID & COACHES TRAINING COURSES

You never know when an emergency will arise. Maybe it will be someone you know, maybe it’s a stranger, but when that time comes, will you know what to do?

Parks & Recreation is pleased to offer a variety of Safety Courses to meet the needs of our community.   We are equipped to provide Lay Responder courses for coaches, teachers, parents, babysitters and others!

COURSE OFFERINGS:

  • Coaches’ Safety Training (Scheduled upon request/demand)
  • First Aid / CPR / AED (Scheduled upon request/demand)
  • Wilderness First Aid (Scheduled upon request/demand)

COMMUNITY CPR & FIRST AID TRAINING

This training is great for coaches, teachers, parents, businesses and more! Course includes CPR & First Aid for Adults, Children & Infants. Cost is $75/person. Includes pocket mask, materials and certification cards. Contact Tefany Bleuel with questions or for more info. Class is limited to a minimum of 5 , maximum of 10 participants.  Watch for updates on upcoming classes.


PERSONAL TRAINING & PRIVATE LESSONS

Parks & Recreation offers personal training & private lessons at Falling Springs Center, including private swim lessons, personal aquatic coaching, basketball instruction and tennis lessons.  Click here for a  Private Lessons Brochure.  If you are interested in registering for private basketball instruction, please complete the Private Basketball Lessons form and return it to the office at Falling Springs Center.

Click here for a Personal Training Brochure.  To start the process of scheduling and paying for personal training sessions, please click Personal Trainer Request Form for a printable form or click HERE to complete the form online.