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 (May 25, 26 and 27) and will also be open on June 1st and 2nd.
Starting on June 8, 2013 the pool will be open for the season. Beginning August 5th, the pool will close at 7PM. The pool will be closed for the week of August 26th - August 30th and will re-open for Labor Day weekend (August 31, September 1, and September 2)
Hours of Operation
~ 12:00PM - 8:00PM, May 25th - August 4th
~ 12:00PM - 7:00PM, August 6th - September 2nd
2013 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.
Borough Residents - day pass rates ~ $6.00
Non-Borough Residents - day pass rates ~ : $12.00
Borough Residents - 6 day pass ~ $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 $56.00.
***New membership cards will be issued this year!
Swim lessons will begin on June 17 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 17 to June 28
~ July 8 to July 19
~ July 22 to August 2
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 10 at 8:00AM; cost is $20.00 (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 12th
~ Friday, July 19th
~ Friday, July 26th
All moonlight swims are 8:00PM - 10:00PM
Cost: $3.00 for members; $5.00 for non-members