The Birches West pool is open from Memorial Day Weekend

(weekends only until the last day of the school year) until Labor Day each year.

Normal hours of operation are 12:00 a.m. until 7:00 p.m., Monday to Thursday, and 11:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m., Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

HOURS ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE, DUE TO STAFFING ISSUES, WEATHER CONDITIONS AND/OR EMERGENCIES

Inclement weather policy

If there is inclement weather at the time of normal pool opening, the opening will be delayed until 2:00 p.m.  If inclement weather persists, the opening will be delayed until 3:00 p.m.  If inclement weather persists past 3:00 p.m., pool will be closed for the day.

Please note: When pool is open and thunder is heard, it is STATE LAW that the pool must be closed for a minimum of one half hour after the last rumble of thunder is heard.

We appreciate your cooperation and understanding.


Contamination of pool water policy

When the pool water has been contaminated by an outside source (ie. feces), it is STATE LAW that the pool immediately be closed down and shocked (large amounts of chlorine are added to the pool to kill harmful bacteria) for 24 hours following the incident.  The pool may not be opened until the chlorine levels have returned to normal.