Welch & Park Forest Pool Schedule & Rules

Below is our typical operating schedule; however, the pools will not open until Centre County reaches green status under Governor Wolf's Red/Yellow/Green re-opening plan. 

To read the most up-to-date status for our Agency, please visit:  https://www.crpr.org/home/urgent-alerts/514-coronavirus-update

2020 Schedule


  • Adult Lap Swim & Toddler Time:  12:00 PM-1:00 PM     
  • General Swim:  1:00-8:00 PM


  • Adult Lap Swim & Toddler Time:  10:00 AM-12:00 PM    
  • General Swim:  12:00-8:00 PM
  • Starting TBD
  • Includes holidays

School Weekdays*

  • General Swim is available from 4:30-7:00 PM
  • All daily admissions are only $5/person!
  • School weekdays include August 25-28, August 31-September 4 (TENTATIVE)

Pool Rules & Guidelines

  1. The schedule is subject to change pending weather and events.
  2. Toddler Time is open for ages 3 and under ONLY, with in-water adult chaperone. Regular admission prices apply.
    Welch Pool facilities: the sprayground and leisure pool only.
    Park Forest Pool facilities: the sprayground and tot pool only.
  3. Daytime Adult Fitness Swims are for Ages 16+ only and regular admissions apply; waterslides are closed.
  4. During General Swims, two lap lanes will be available at Welch Pool all day.
  5. During all Evening Adult Fitness Swims, two lap lanes will be available at each pool.
  6. During the regular season, one pool or the other may close at 4:45 PM for scheduled swim meets.

* The school weekday schedule may change pending the SCASD calendar.