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Aquatic Programs

843-918-2287

Mary C. Canty Recreation Center Pool
971 Canal Street
843-918-1470

Pepper Geddings Recreation Center Pool
3205 North Oak Street
843-918-2280

Holly Lee, Recreation District Manager

The city's Parks, Recreation & Sports Tourism Department offers various aquatic programs for swimmers of all ages and expertise levels at the city's two indoor pools.  A variety of swim lessons, water exercise classes, competitive swimming and certification courses are available.  The city is a proud partner with the American Red Cross Centennial Campaign.


MARY C. CANTY RECREATION CENTER

     To download the current Lap Swim Schedule, click here.
     Mondays through Thursdays...  8:00 a.m. to 1:15 p.m., 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.
     Fridays...  8:00 a.m. to 1:15 p.m., 5:30 to 6:15 p.m.
     Saturdays...  1:00 to 4:45 p.m.
     Sundays...  1:00 to 5:45 p.m.

     Open Swim Times
     Mondays through Thursdays...  4:00 to 7:45 p.m.

     Fridays...  4:00 to 6:15 p.m.
     Saturdays...  1:00 to 4:45 p.m.
     Sundays...  1:00 to 5:45 p.m.

Mary C. Canty Recreation Center's Aqua Fitness Classes

Aqua Surge...  
This class is a great, low-impact way to focus on improving your muscle tone and cardio.  The class is held in the shallow end of the pool, so no swimming skills are necessary.  This class is designed for all swimmers at all levels of expertise.  Classes meet Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, from 12:00 to 12:45 p.m.  Water shoes are strongly recommended, but not required.  Drop-in fees are $5 for city residents and $10 for non-city residents.  Or, get the 18-visit punch card is $32 for city residents and $55 for non-residents.

Jivin’ Joints...  
This water exercise class is designed for individuals with arthritis or related conditions.  It offers a gentle range of motion and endurance activities under the guidance of an instructor trained by the Arthritis Foundation.  The class is suitable for “pre-hab” or “rehab” ready hips and knees.  This is a beginner’s class at a slower pace, and classes meet on Mondays and Wednesdays, from 10:15 to 11:00 a.m.  Drop-in fees are $5 for city residents and $10 for non-city residents.  Or, get the 18-visit punch card for $32 for city residents or $55 for non-city residents.



Mary C. Canty Recreation Center's Swim Lessons

Water safety is a skill that saves lives!  Swim lessons are availabe for all ages.  Scholarships are available for qualifying candidates.  Evening sessions are available on a weekly basis (Monday through Thursday).  Call Mary C. Canty Recreation Center at 843-918-1465 for information.

Class age groups and fees are, as follows...

  • Infant, Toddler and Pre-School Fees - $26 City Resident / $45 Non-City Resident
  • Youth and Adult Fees - $35 City Resident / $60 Non-City Resident

Swim lesson age requirements are, as follows...

  • Infant/Toddler - Six Months to Three Years
  • Pre-School - Three to Five Years
  • Youth - Six to 12 Years


PEPPER GEDDINGS RECREATION
CENTER


     To download the current Lap Swim Schedule, click here.
     Mondays through Thursdays...  6:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., 4:00 to 8:45 p.m.
     Fridays...  6:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
     Saturdays...  12:00 to 1:30 p.m.
     Sundays...  Closed

     Open Swim Times
     Mondays through Fridays...  2:00 to 4:00 p.m.
     Saturdays...  12:00 to 4:45 p.m.
     Sundays...  Closed

Pepper Geddings Recreation Center's Aqua Fitness Classes

Hydroaerobics...  The perfect blend of water and workout!  This is a low impact, fast-paced aerobic program designed to improve heart-lung capacity, flexibility and muscular strength.  The class is held in the shallow end of the pool, so no swimming skills are needed.  Class meets from 9:00 to 9:45 a.m. and 5:30 to 6:15 p.m. on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays.  Drop-in fees are $5 for city residents and $10 for non-city residents.  Or, get the 18-visit punch card for $32 for city residents and $55 for non-city residents.

Off the Deep End...  Jump into the deep end for a challenging water workout!  This is a high-intensity, non-impact aerobic exercise class.  This program is an excellent cross-training and rehabilitative opportunity, and the water workouts help build core muscular strength, flexibility and cardiovascular fitness.  Class members wear buoyancy belts for added flotation, but should be comfortable in deep water.  Classes meet 9:00 to 9:45 a.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays.  Drop-in fees are $5 for city residents and $10 for non-city residents.  Or, get the 18-visit punch card for $32 for city residents and $55 for non-city residents.


Pepper Geddings Recreation Center's Swim Lessons

Water safety is a skill that saves lives!  Swim lessons are availabe for all ages.  Scholarships are available for qualifying candidates.  Morning and evening sessions are available on a weekly basis (Monday through Thursday).  Call Pepper Geddings Recreation Center at 843-918-2280 for information.

Class age groups and fees are, as follows...

  • Infant, Toddler and Pre-School Fees - $26 City Resident / $45 Non-City Resident
  • Youth and Adult Fees - $35 City Resident / $60 Non-City Resident

Swim lesson class age requirements are, as follows...

  • Infant/Toddler - Six Months to Three Years
  • Pre-School - Three to Five Years
  • Youth - Six to 12 Years


ADDITIONAL AQUATIC PROGRAM BROCHURES AVAILABLE