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Aquatic Center Season Passes Special Price

Stop by Carlisle City Hall to purchase!

Lifeguard Classes held at YMCA

The Carlisle Aquatic Center accepts applications from CERTIFIED Lifeguards.  Individuals interested in being a lifeguard this summer are encouraged to get certified prior to filling out the application.  Starting wage is $9.00/hour.

Classes held at the YMCA are listed below.

Contact Ronda Frost 515-707-2030 with any questions.

Aquatic Center Passes








It’s never too early to start thinking about Summer!  Aquatic Center season pass registration forms can be filled out anytime.  Bring filled out form and payment to Carlisle City Hall.  Passes will be distributed one week prior to pool opening or picked up at the Aquatic Center on opening weekend. 

Single Pass – $53.50

Family Pass – $128.40 (up to five family members living at the same address, NO babysitters or grandparents)

Opening day is May 31st!


Click on the link below for registration form.

Pool season pass registration



Carlisle Aquatic Center Opens June 1st


The Carlisle Aquatic Center will open for the 2018 season on June 1st at 12:30pm!  We are looking forward to another great summer!  Children 8 and under must be supervised by an adult or chaperone over the age of 14.



Daily Gate Admission – $4

Half price admission after 5pm.

Daycare/Mommy and Me swim time – $2


Hours of Operation

Daily 12:30pm – 6:30pm

Wednesday 12:30PM-8pm

Mommy and Me/Daycare swim time – Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday  11am-Noon

Aquatic Center Season Passes Available online!


Carlisle Aquatic Center Season Passes can be purchased on the City of Carlisle Website.

  1. Go to Home page and search tabs at the top of the page
  2. Click on “Online Payments”
  3. Go to Transaction Item
  4. Click on the arrow button to show  available selections
  5. Make selection
  6. Follow directions for payment
  7. Go to City Hall to pick up your season passes.

Thank you in advance for everyone who chooses to purchase their Season Passes online!

Swim Lessons Registration






2018 Swim Lessons Registration$40 for 2-week session

Please visit Carlisle City Hall to register. Lessons are offered to children 5 years old and up. Lessons occur Monday through Thursday for two weeks. In the event of a cancellation due to weather, make-up lessons are completed on Fridays.
2-week sessions Include the following dates:

June 4-June 15 (9-9:45 class time only available)
June 18 -June 29
July 2-July 13
July 16-July 27

Cost of swim lessons are $40 for the 2-week session.

Time slots available include 9-9:45am or 10-10:45am for each session.

Swim levels are determined by the child’s swimming ability.

Beginners class will be focusing on water safety, front float, back float and kicking with a kick board. Beginners are those children who are at least 5 years old. The beginners class will consist of kids who cannot perform any swimming strokes, for example the front stroke, back stroke, etc.

Intermediate class will include kids who will be learning their strokes. They will practice and perform the front stroke and back stroke.

Advanced class will be kids that know their strokes and will focus on mastering the front stroke, back stroke, treading water and diving. Your child swim level will be adjusted as needed if they are performing at a higher or lower level.

Private lessons are also offered. Those classes will be scheduled once the Aquatic center is open for the season. Private lessons are designed for one on one instruction and are 45 minutes long. Cost of private lessons are $25 for each 45-minute lesson. Please contact the pool manager to schedule all private lessons.
The Carlisle Aquatic Center swimming lessons are not affiliated with the American Red Cross.

Contact Ronda Frost at with any questions.


Summer Jobs with City of Carlisle

Great summer jobs are available right here in Carlisle! 

Check out the Aquatic Center and Summer Rec program for a great summer opportunity to work close to home, and get to work with your friends kind of job!



  • City of Carlisle Aquatic Center is now taking applications for Pool Manager, Lifeguards, Concessions stand attendants and Gate Attendants.  


  • City of Carlisle Summer Rec program is now taking applications for Summer Rec Supervisor,  and Summer Rec Attendants.




Please contact Ronda Frost with any questions


Pool Manager Position Available


Pool Manager
The Carlisle Aquatic Center is now accepting applicants for the seasonal position of Pool Manager for the 2018 summer season. The Pool Manager will work with the Parks and Rec Superintendent in the day-to-day operation of the Aquatic Center.

Manager duties include the supervision of all staff to include:
• gate attendant
• concessions stand staff
• lifeguards

Areas of responsibility:
*swim lessons schedule
*public swim hours of operation
*private pool parties
*maintenance of the pool area
*in-service lifeguard training
*The Pool Supervisor will also oversee the daily operations of the concessions stand.
*They will perform pump room duties including backwash and be responsible for making adjustments to chlorine levels as needed
*Other duties assigned by the Parks and Rec Superintendent.

  • Preferred minimum qualifications required: Valid Lifeguard Certificate, CPR/AED/First Aid certified,
  • Desired Qualifications: Minimum of 18 years of age, one year of supervisory experience, or 3 years of aquatic experience, Water Safety Instructor Certified or YMCA Swim Lesson certification

Starting Wage is $12 an hour

Applications are available at Carlisle City Hall Or online at


Equal Opportunity Employer


Contact Ronda Frost at 515-707-2030 or

The Gift of Summer Fun!


Looking for a last minute gift idea?





Season passes to the Carlisle Aquatic Center will make a great gift for any family or child!  

Season passes can be purchased at Carlisle City Hall Monday through Friday 8am to 5pm.  

Family Season Pass is $128.40 
Individual Season Pass is 53.50