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Adult Aquatics
Our Aquatics Division offers classes and lessons for all ages and abilities, including Learn to Swim programs, Adult Aquatics classes, and special classes for senior citizens. To view the Monthly Aquatics Calendar, please click here.

Water exercise that tones, firms, increases flexibility and strength, and gives your cardiovascular system the workout it needs...and it's fun! A workout in the water is one of the safest and best ways to condition your body and provide a way to keep slim and fit. It takes the stress off joints and the muscular-skeletal system and works the heart and lungs.

  • This is an on-going class throughout the year
  • Days: Monday, Wednesday, Friday
  • Times: 9:00 - 10:00 a.m. M/W/F 
  • Class is included with admission; swim skills are not required

Joint Relief Water Class
Join us for an Eagle County Senior Services sponsored aquatics program at the Avon Recreation Center. This low impact class will take place in a shallow lap lane and will utilize exercises that help participants use their full range of motion, combat arthritis and stretch and strengthen the body.

  • This class is offered on Tuesday mornings
  • Class fee is $2.00 per person
  • Class time is 10:00 - 11:00 a.m.

Lifeguard Training
Looking for a great job? Come work at the Avon Recreation Center as a lifeguard!  Benefits include free membership, flexible work schedules, a fun and friendly work environment, enthusiastic management, on the job training and much more!

Times and Dates

  • Participants must be at least 15 years old
  • Participants must successfully complete the pre-course skill test on the first day (300 yard swim, brick retrieval, & tread water)
  • Pay $130 dollar fee (books included)