SwimOur community pool will open to the public on June 16, 2014.

Opening Day Celebration

Our community pool will open to the public on June 16, 2014. Come on out and join the fun as we kick off our summer season! The first 50 people through our gates will receive free admission, all others pay $2.00.

Date: June 16, 2014
Time: 1:00 - 4:00pm
Location: Highlands Community Pool, 3701 Stephen Drive
Ages: All (children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult)

Summer Swim Lessons

AquaticsTake the plunge this summer by participating in our learn to swim program. Qualified Instructors and Aides assist students in learning to swim in a safe environment. Class sizes are limited to ensure quality instruction. Each two week session contains eight – 25 minutes classes.

For those children who have taken North Highlands swim lessons level I through IV it is suggested that you enroll your child in the Highlander Dolphin Swim Team.

Days: Monday - Thursday

  • Session 1: June 2 – 12
  • Session 2: June 16 – June 26
  • Session 3: June 30 – July 10
  • Session 4: July 14 – July 24
  • Session 5: July 28 – August 7

Lesson Times: Evenings

  • 4:30 – 4:55pm**
  • 5:00 – 5:25pm**
  • 5:30 – 5:55pm**
  • 6:00 – 6:25pm

** If your child is enrolled in Summer Kids Camp, a Staff Member will take your child straight from Camp to Swim Lessons for the 4:30pm, 5:00pm or 5:30pm timeslots.

Fee: $40.00/resident $42.00/non-resident

Location: Highlands Community Pool, 3701 Stephen Drive

Unlimited Summer Pass

Get unlimited access to recreational swim at the pool this summer by purchasing our Summer Pass for only $45.

Pool Rental

Celebrate a birthday, graduation, family reunion or business function. Our pool is available to rent for private parties and functions during non-programmed hours, beginning June 7, 2014. Call Mark at (916) 332-7440 for prices and availability.

Recreational Public Swim

Plunge into FUN this summer season! Dive into our cool pool Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays beginning June 16, 2014. Visit the Snack Shack for cold drinks, frosty treats and tasty snacks.

Location: Highlands Community Pool, 3701 Stephen Drive
Opening Day: June 16, 2014
Days: Monday/Wednesday/Friday (June 16– August 8)
1:00 - 4:00pm
Ages: All (children 9 and under must be accompanied by an adult)
Fee: $2.00 per person

Highlander Dolphin Swim Team

This recreational swim team competes with other local teams during the summer and practices daily. Participants must be able to swim at least 25 yards and not be afraid of the water. There are many social activities held in conjunction with the team and it is a great way to spend your summer and meet new people. Registration is accepted Monday – Friday, 8:00am – 5:00pm at the NHRPD District Office, 6040 Watt Avenue.

**A MANDATORY Parent Meeting will be held on April 9 at 6:30pm in the Recreation Center

Days: Mondays through Saturday
Dates: April 14 - July 20
Practice Location: Highlands Community Pool
Practice Times:
5:45 – 6:30 pm ages 7 – 8
6:00 – 6:30 pm ages 6 and under
6:30 – 7:30 pm ages 9 – 12
7:30 – 8:30 pm ages 13 - 18
Ages: 4 - 18 years

  • First child: $120.00 each res/ $122.00/non – resident
  • *Second Child: $100.00 each res/ $102.00/ non- resident
  • * Third + child : $90 each res./$92 non-resident
  • * Children must be related by either birth or marriage

This program relies on parent volunteers and participation is mandatory!

Aquatics Special Events

  • June 20: Hawaiian Luau 1pm-4pm
    Join us for a luau celebration filled with themed games, discounted snack bar items, and lots of fun!
  • July 18: Pirate’s Plunge 1pm-4pm
    Arrr! Get ready to walk the plank at our Pirate Day celebration filled with fun games, prizes, and more!
2014 North Highlands Spring Fling and Community Egg Hunt
Eggstra! Eggstra! Children 12 and under are invited to join us on April 19, 2014 from 10:00 a.m. -12:00 p.m. for our FREE Community Egg Hunt. Come over before the hunt to enjoy a petting zoo, carnival games, a bounce house and much more! More Details »
2014 Kick Off to Summer Celebration
Please join us May 17 at 11:00 a.m. for our fourth annual Kick Off to Summer celebration at Freedom Park. There will be fun in our splash park, carnival games, a bounce house and food and refreshments available to purchase, as well as a chance to meet out summer staff and learn all about our Day Camp and Aquatic programs. Don't miss this fun-filled family event! More Details »

North Highlands Optimist Club Spaghetti Dinner and Sauce Competition
Come out, June 21, 2014, for a good old fashioned community spaghetti dinner and sauce competition! Support the North Highlands Optimist Club and have fun doing it! More Details »

North Highlands Optimist Club honors local Fire Fighters, Police and Rescue Personnel
An emergency can be a scary situation for a child. Bring your children out to this event on September 27, 2014, where they can meet fire fighters, police and rescue personnel up close and here about the work they do.
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