Parks and Recreation

Contact Information
Parks & Recreation Department

Northwest Recreation Center
1340 11th Street NW
Cedar Rapids, Iowa 52405

Phone: 319-286-5566
Fax: 319-538-0020
recreation@cedar-rapids.org
Weather Cancellation Hotline: 319-286-5700

Hours
Mon - Fri 8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Sat 12:00 - 6:00 p.m.
Sun 12:00 - 4:00 p.m.


City Services Center (CSC)
500 15th Avenue SW
Cedar Rapids, Iowa 52404

Phone: 
319-286-5566
Fax: 319-540-8843
parks@cedar-rapids.org

Hours
Mon - Fri 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.


Department Contacts

Welcome to Ellis Pool
The Wibit at Ellis Pool.Ellis Pool features include a 2-foot shallow end, sloped entry ramp, separate baby pool, hydraulic chair lift, water slide, six 25-yard lap lanes, 1-meter diving board, 3-meter diving board, vending machines, shade umbrellas and bathhouse with lockers.

Ellis Pool Schedules
Please note: The pre-season pool schedule has been modified from what was published in the Play! guide because of the school year was extended due to multiple snow days. 

Summer Season Swimming: June 7 - August 4
Ellis Pool will close all day on July 3 and at 5:00 p.m. on July 4 (Independence Day).
Activity  Days  Time  Cost 
Lap Swim (Friday swim ends 6/21)  M/W/F  11:15 AM-12:45 PM  $4.75 or pass 
Lap Swim (Begins 6/28)  8:30-9:30 AM  $4.75 or pass 
Lap Swim  M/W  5:15-6:15 PM  $4.75 or pass 
Lap Swim Sa/Su 11:45 AM-12:45 PM $4.75 or pass
Adult 18+ Swim Tu/Th 10 AM-12:45 PM $4.75 or pass
Open Swim M/W/F/Sa/Su 1-5 PM $5 or pass
Open Swim M/W 6:30-8:30 PM $4.50 or pass
Open Swim Tu/Th 1-8:30 PM $5 or pass

Special Swim Events - Summer 2019
Event Descriptions
Activity  Day/Date  Time  Cost 
Dollar Day for Dads  Su (6/16)  1-5 PM  $1 Dad, $5 Child, or pass 
Jumpin' Jack 'n' Jill/Wibit  Tu (6/18)  1-5 PM  $5 or pass 
Jumpin' Jack 'n' Jill/Wibit   Th (6/20)  1-5 PM  $5 or pass 
Freedom Fest Swim  F (7/4)  1-5 PM  $5 or $4 with Freedom Festival button, or pass 
Pool Pride Day  W (8/7)  1-5 PM  $5 or pass 

Post Season Swimming: August 5 - August 11
Ellis Pool will close for the season at 5:00 p.m. on August 11.
Activity  Days/Dates  Time  Cost 
Lap Swim  M/W/F/Sa/Su (8/5, 8/7, 8/9, 8/10, 8/11)  11:15 AM-12:45 PM  $4.75 or pass 
Adult 18+ Swim Tu/Th (8/6, 8/8) 10 AM-12:45 PM $4.75 or pass
Open Swim  M-Th (8/5-8/8)  1-6 PM  $5 or pass 
Open Swim  F-Su (8/9-8/11)  1-5 PM  $5 or pass 



Location

2000 Ellis Boulevard NW
Cedar Rapids, Iowa 52405

Phone Number
319-286-5793

Related Links
Pool Policies
Pool Rental
Swim Lessons
Online Pool Pass Renewal
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