Welcome to Bender Pool
Bender Pool is an indoor pool, open year-round. The pool is disabled-accessible and is equipped with a hydraulic chair and sloping steps in addition to traditional pool ladders.
The pool also has a slide and a basketball hoop. Bender Pool's locker rooms are equipped with showers, hair dryers, electrical outlets, baby changing tables, and lockers. Bring your own padlock or rent one.
The Cedar Rapids Parks and Recreation Department offers swimming lessons for all ages, special swims for youths, as well as water programs for adults at Bender Pool. The pool is available to rent for parties and special events during times not scheduled for public use.
Individual and Senior 60+ Passes (Valid 9/6/16-5/20/17)
These passes may be used for water exercise, lap swims, open swims, adults swims and holiday swims.
Individual: $160 (R $150)
Senior 60+: $135 (R $125)
Punch Pass (Valid 9/6/16-5/20/17)
This pass may be used by an individual, tranferred to another person, or used by a family or group. No photo required. Non-refundable. $68 - 16 punches
Passes may be purchased at the Northwest Recreation Center or City Services Center (CSC).
Bender Pool Schedules
Winter/Spring Season (December 1 - March 31)
Bender Pool will be closed December 24 (Christmas Eve), December 25 (Christmas Day), January 1 (New Year's Day), February 20 (Presidents' Day) and April 16 (Easter Sunday). Patrons may pay admission on a drop in basis or use their season pass or punch card.
|Open Swim||F||3:30-7:30 PM||$5 or pass|
|Open Swim||Su (no swim 12/25, 1/1, 4/16)||1-4 PM||$5 or pass|
|Lap Swim||M/W/F (no swim 2/20)||11 AM-12:45 PM||$4.75 or pass|
|Lap Swim||M/W (no swim 2/20)||6:30-7:25 PM||$4.75 or pass|
|Lap Swim||Sa (through 2/4)||7:30-8:45 AM||$4.75 or pass|
|Lap Swim||Sa (beginning 2/11-5/16)||7-8:15 AM||$4.75 or pass|
|Lap Swim||Su (no swim 12/25, 1/1, 4/16)||11:15 AM-12:45 PM||$4.75 or pass|
|Adult 18+ Swim||M/W/F (no swim 12/26)||1-3 PM||$4.25 or pass|
|Aquatherapy||M/W/F (no class 2/20)||10-10:55 AM||$4/class or pass|
|Water Exercise||M-F (no class 2/20)||9-9:55 AM||$5/class or pass|
|Water Exercise||M/W (no class 2/20)||5:30-6:25 PM||$5/class or pass|
|Holiday Swim||M (12/26)||1-4 PM||$5 or pass|
|Holiday Swim||Th (12/29)||4-8 PM||$5 or pass|
|School Break Swim||Tu (3/14)||1-4 PM||$5 or pass|
|School Break Swim||Th (3/16)||1-4 PM||$5 or pass|
|Open Canoe/Kayak Practice||
Su (11/20, 12/18, 1/15, 1/29,
2/12, 2/26, 3/12)
|Kayak/Canoe Clinic||Su (3/26)||TBA||TBA|
940 14th Avenue SE
Cedar Rapids, Iowa 52403