Leisure Swim Times

Work Out Swim Times

Special Lap Pool Programming 1/17/22-2/6/22 (while Leisure Pool is closed)

Lap Swim: This is an opportunity for swimmers to train and exercise in the lap pool. Lanes are shared and circle swimming is required in lanes with three or more swimmers. There is not a minimum age requirement, but
participants must be swimming laps or exercising in a lane. Lane availability is subject to program use and lane
rentals. There are usually 3-8 lanes available. See the other side for more information.
Monday—Thursday: 6:30am-6:30pm
Saturday: 10:00am-1:00pm
Sunday: 12:00pm-1:00pm


Adult Swim: Adults use the lap pool the way you like: stretching, water exercise, light swimming, or relaxation. Space available varies depending on other programs. (16+) only. 3-4 lap lanes will be made open for this swim.
One lane during Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday: 11:30am-12:30pm fitness class time.
Sunday: 12:00pm-1:00pm
Monday: 8:00am-9:00am, 11:30am-1:00pm
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday: 8:00am-9:00am, 11:30am-1:00pm
Saturday: 12:00pm-1:00pm


*Open Swim: 3 lanes of the leisure pool are open to anyone for recreational or fitness swimming during this time. There will be a rope put in to divide deep and shallow areas.
Monday & Wednesday: 10:30am-11:30am, 3:00pm-4:00pm


*Recreational Swim: The entire lap pool is open for recreational swimming. The pool will be divided into
different areas, shallow swim, deep swim, diving board, and aquatic log.
Saturday & Sunday: 1:00pm-2:40pm or 2:20pm-4:00pm


*Reservations are recommended as capacity is limited for Open Swim and Recreational Swim.
Walk-ins are welcome if space is still available.
A reservation system has been put in place for the Swim Slide Splash and Open Swim times.
Same day reservations only. No future day reservations.
Starting at 9am reservations can be made for that day by phone (707-964-9446) or in person.
Non-Members will need to pay for their swim at the time of reserving.
Reservations are non-refundable.
Reservations are free for members.
If a member makes a reservation and does not attend, a penalty drop-in fee will be placed on their account.
Members will not be able to make additional reservations until the fee is paid.
Walk-ins will be accepted if the capacity has not been met with reservations.

Additional Programs

Swim Lessons

We are your swimming lesson experts! Our instructors are certified to teach lessons to all ages and ability levels.

We offer group lessons as will as private and semi private lessons.


Swim Team

The Mendocino Coast Sea Dragons swim team is a year-round swimming club that meets at the C. V. Starr Center and supports swimmers of all ages and abilities in achieving their swimming goals. The Mendocino Coast Sea Dragons are an independent organization that rents Lap Pool lanes at the C. V. Starr Community Center.

Group Classes

There are a number of drop in exercise classes that are included in the facility entrance fee.

  • Aqua Zumba®
  • Deep Water Aerobics
  • Arthritis Foundation Water Exercise Class
  • Water Fitness For Everyone

Health & Safety Courses

Lifeguarding is a great job and puts you in the exciting position of working as part of a team to help others enjoy water activates safely. Adult and Pediatric First Aid/ CPR /AED workshops are also taught. Certifications are nationally recognized.

* Please note that not all activities will be available for online registration.
* C. V. Starr Community Center/ Mendocino Coast Recreation and Park District Enrichment Class Refund Policy. If a program is canceled by the Center, the registrant will receive a credit on account or a refund check for the full amount may be requested. If a participant wishes to drop out of a class they must notify the center in person or by phone. When a refund is requested to be a credit on account there is no fee, if a participant requests a refund by check there is a $10 administrative fee deducted from the refund amount. To be eligible for a refund a participant must notify the center at least three days before the first day of the class. Refund requests made after this deadline will not be granted.
*Registrations are non-transferable. Split attendance is not allowed.