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Programs

  1. Parks and Recreation
  2. Parks and Recreation Programs
  3. Aquatics

Frank Brown Community Center

235 Opelika Rd

  1. Email: webparksrec@auburnalabama.org
  2. Phone: (334) 501-2930
  3. Hours:  M-Th: 6AM-9PM F: 6AM-6PM Sa: 8AM-12PM Su: 1PM-6PM

Whitney Morris

Aquatics & Special Events Coord.

  1. Phone: (334) 501-2948
  2. Email: wmorris@auburnalabama.org

Auburn City Pools strives to bring quality aquatics programs to Auburn residents. During the 2017 season, we will be offering AquaZumba, Learn to Dive, Scuba, Swimming for Fitness and Water Aerobics.

Class descriptions may be found below. To learn more about our summer swim lessons, please click here.

AquaZumba
Get ready to dance in the pool! Auburn City Pools will have Aqua Zumba in the 2017 season!

Aqua Zumba integrates the Zumba formula and philosophy into traditional aqua fitness for a safe, effective and challenging water-based workout that is not your normal aqua class. Combining Latin dance rhythms and water resistance, participants will be able to feel their muscle working nonstop in this unique, fun and challenging aqua class. All exercises are performed to music in water that is 4 - 5 feet deep. Participants are encouraged to wear inexpensive water shoes to protect their feet while jogging in the water. Swimming ability is not required and life vests are available. There will be no classes held on 6/29 and 7/27. For more information about this class, please contact the instructor, Leigh Anne Dagalea, at leighanne.dagalea@gmail.com.

Learn To Dive!
Auburn University Head Diving Coach and 2004 USA Olympic Diving Coach Jeff Shaffer is offering Beginner, Intermediate and Advanced diving lessons in summer 2017. Diving classes will be offered monthly for children age 7 and older. Classes will emphasize diving safety and introduce pre-competitive diving skills. Beginner to advanced diving lessons are available. This program offers structured lessons and skill progressions for pre-competitive diving skills. Students should be prepared to jump, flip, flop, fly and have fun! All participants must register with the Amateur Athletic Union ($14 for one-year membership).

To register with AAU, please click here.
The Auburn Diving Club code is # WWDBBW.
To view class dates, days and times, please click here.
To learn more about the Auburn Diving Team, please click here.
For more information, please contact Jeff Shaffer at (334) 887 - 2818.

Advanced Diving Classes and team practices are offered based upon demonstration of diving experience and skills. Please contact Coach Shaffer for further information and tryout times.

Scuba
Learn to enjoy the other two-thirds of our planet! Enjoy the action-packed sport of scuba diving. Classes are taught through Adventure Sports. Equipment (air tanks, regulators, buoyancy compensator - B.C.'s, air fills) is provided through Adventure Sports. Students must provide personal gear for class: masks, fins, weight belt and textbook packet. All items are available at Adventure Sports. The cost for class is $225 per participant (includes online textbooks) - payable to Adventure Sports - and open water certification dives to Florida are extra. Classes are held on Tuesdays from 6 - 9 p.m. at Samford Pool (with some classes at Auburn University). Participants must be age 12 or older. For more information, please contact Adventure Sports at (334) 887 - 8005 or adventurescuba@bellsouth.net.

Swimming for Fitness
Do you want to get in shape while having a fun workout environment? Have a triathlon you're training for? Swimming for Fitness provides both! Participants will be led through swimming workouts designed to promote health and wellness, while teaching about the benefits of this lifetime sport. This class is designed for adults/participants age 16 or older with basic swimming skills. The instructor will complete swimming evaluations on the first day of class to develop workout plans for the class as a whole, as well as for individuals. Kickboards will be provided. Participants must provide their own goggles, swim cap (if desired), pull buoy, and fins (optional).

From June 1 - August 3, 2017:
MW • 6:30 - 7:30 a.m. • Drake Pool
R • 6 - 7 p.m. • Samford Pool

From August 7 - September 21:
M • 6 - 7 p.m. • Samford Pool
TR • 6 - 7 a.m. • Drake Pool

For more information, please contact Whitney Morris at (334) 501 - 2948 or wmorris@auburnalabama.org.

Water Aerobics
Beat the heat and get in shape! All fitness levels can benefit from Water Workout, a fun class designed to improve muscle tone, flexibility and heart and lung capacity. Because this is a low impact workout, stress to joints is minimized. A variety of equipment will be utilized, including but not limited to: kickboards, water dumb bells and noodles. Bring your own or use ours! All exercises are performed to music in water that is 4 - 5 feet deep. Participants are encouraged to wear inexpensive water shoes to protect their feet while jogging in the water. Swimming ability is not required and life vests are available. To participate in this class, please contact the instructor, Mallory Wilson, at (334) 488 - 4098.