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The West Reading Pool is one of the largest municipal pools in Berks County. Memberships are available to Borough Residents and their guests, along with residents of Wyomissing School District, employees of Borough businesses, and Sacred Heart Students. A membership at the West Reading Pool allows members to take advantage of the 14" diving well, the tot pool with cascading umbrella, volleyball, and the concession stand.

The pool will be open on Memorial Day weekend  from 12:00 PM to 8:00 PM (May 23rd, 24th and 25th) and will also be open on weeekends thru May 30th. Opening season begins Monday, June 8th.  The week of August 31st thru September 4th the pool will be closed and will re-open Labor Day weekend (September 5th, 6th and 7th).  The pool will close at 4:00PM on September 7th for "Doggie Swim Day".  (Doggie Swim is from 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM)

Hours of Operation
~ 12:00PM - 8:00PM, May 23rd - August 2nd
~ 12:00PM - 7:00PM, August 3rd - September 7th

2015 Pool Membership Fees

Only persons who are 18 years and older will be permitted to complete and sign a season registration form. Any child 9 years of age or younger must be accompanied at all times by a responsible person who meets the following criteria: is a season member of the pool, pays the daily swimmer rate, or pays the daily spectator rate.

Please note: Non-residents who do not meet the requirements for non-sponsored membership, must be accompanied by a member of the pool, or a resident of West Reading Borough, in order to swim for the day.

Ages Under 2
(Employee of
a Borough


Borough Residents - day pass rates ~ $6.00
Non-Borough Residents - day pass rates ~ : $12.00

6 day passes ~ $30.00
Initial Membership Card: FREE
Replacement/Lost Cards: $5.00

*MUST reside in the Borough of West Reading! Employees of Borough businesses who are 61 and older, but who do not live in West Reading, must pay $61.00.


Swim lessons will begin on June 15th at 9:00AM. 
Cost: $50.00/residents; $75.00/ non-residents - per two-week session. 
Times: 9:00AM - 11:30AM and 6:00PM - 7:30PM

Sessions will be held as follows:
   ~ June 15th to June 26th
   ~ July 6th to July 17th
   ~ July 27th to August 7th

Swim lesson forms will be available at the pool beginning Memorial Day weekend.  Classes are limited to 3-5 students depending on skill level.


Join the "West Reading Waves" for a summer of "wavetacular" fun!
~ Practice begins June 8th at 8:00AM
~ Cost is $25.00 (the price includes a West Reading Waves t-shirt)

To join our swim team, please pick up a registration form at Borough Hall or down at the pool beginning Memorial Day weekend.


~ Friday, July 10th
~ Friday, July 17th
~ Friday, July 24th
~ Friday, July 31st

All moonlight swims are 8:00PM - 10:00PM

Cost: $5.00 for members; $7.00 for non-members




Upcoming Event

Shade Tree Commission meeting
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The Borough of West Reading
500 Chestnut Street
West Reading, PA 19611
Office: 610-374-8273
Fax: 610-374-8419
E:mail: webmaster
Office Hours
Mon - Fri 8:00 a.m to 5:00 p.m.