Hempfield recCenter Swim Programs

Hempfield recCenter swimming programs are for everyone—babies and toddlers, competitive swimmers, members and non-members. We also offer swim programs through our national learn-to-swim program, Swim America. Contact Deb Pelen, Aquatics Director, at ext. 37, or dpelen@hempfieldrec.com for more information about any of our programs.

Aqua Tots

This program is designed to get children six months to three years old (with a parent/caregiver) acclimated to the water using games and songs.

*Please note: parents with children under one year old must call Hempfield Rec Center at 717-898-3102 or register in-person.

**Saturday, Session Two: No class March 31

Register for Aqua Tots
Session I
Date Day Time Code Price (Member/Non-Member)
Jan. 9 - Feb. 1 T/Th 10:00-10:30 (6-36mos) #52823 $86M/$96NM
Jan. 6 - Feb. 24 Sa 9:00-9:30 (6-18mos) #53493 $86M/$96NM
Jan. 6 - Feb. 24 Sa 9:30-10:00 (19-36mos) #53496 $86M/$96NM
Session II
Date Day Time Code Price (Member/Non-Member)
Feb. 13 - Mar. 8 T/Th 10:00-10:30 (6-36mos) #52823 $86M/$96NM
Mar. 10 - May 5 Sa 9:00-9:30 (6-18mos) #53494 $86M/$96NM
Mar. 10 - May 5 Sa 9:30-10:00 (19-36mos) #53495 $86M/$96NM
Session III
Day Date Time Code Price (Member/Non-Member)
Mar. 20 - Apr. 12 T/Th 10:00-10:30 (6-36mos) #52380 $86M/$96NM
Session IV
Dates Day Time Code Price (Member/Non-Member)
Apr. 17 - May 10 Tu/Th 10:00-10:30 (6-36mos) #52834 $86M/$96NM

HHS Competitive Swimming Program

Hempfield High School will begin utilizing our pool M–F, 3:30–5:30 pm on Friday Nov 10, until Wednesday, March, 14 2017. During this time, one lap lane will be available. There will be no Family/Open Swim time during this period. Home meet schedule for 2017/18 Pool closes at 6:30 and will not reopen 12/20, 1/3, 1/17, 1/31.

Lap swimming available 3:30-5:30.

Away meets: 12/12, 12/14, 1/9, 2/23, lap swimming available from 3:30–5:30 pm.

Private Swim Lessons

Children and adults alike can benefit from swimming lessons. Lessons are available for all ages and ability levels, both recreational and competitive. Tailored to your current ability level and can be scheduled to accommodate your needs. For 1-1/2 hr. $27, Series of 6-1/2 hr $146. To schedule lessons call 898-3102, ext. 37.


Cancellations & Closings

  • Jan 16th 12:30, 1:00, 1:30 Preschool SwimAmerica is canceled today - Make-up class will be Feb. 8th
  • Jan 21st No lap lanes from 3–6:00 pm
  • Jan 23rd Pool closes at 6:30 pm for HHS home swim meet
  • Feb 10 No lap lanes from 3–6:00 pm
  • Easter Sunday CLOSED
  • Feb 25th No lap lanes from 3–6:00 pm
  • March 18th Pool Closing 2:00 pm for Patrick McGrath Swim Meet
  • April 28th Pool Closing 4:30 pm for youth Tri
  • April 29th Pool Open Late 10:00 am due to adult Tri
  • May 18th Pool Closed 8:00 am for annual HHS boat races