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Clive Aquatic Center End of Season Information

Due to staff returning to school and fall activities, the last day for the Clive Aquatic Center 2018 season is Sunday, August 19.  Hours will be 11:30 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. weather permitting.

Program Changes and Hours of Adjustments

Thursday, August 9:  Water Walking and Water Exercise programming has changed due to a private event that had to be rescheduled.  The Clive Aquatic Center has extended these programs and will offer them on Tuesday, August 14 and Thursday, August 16 from 6:15 – 7:00 p.m. with addition of three lap lanes for evening lap swim.  Due to shortage of staff, we are still unable to hold morning Lap Swim and Water Walking Programs.

Friday, August 10:  Clive Aquatic Center will close at 5:00 p.m. for a Staff City Event held at the aquatic center.

Saturday, August 11 – Sunday, August 19:  Clive Aquatic Center hours have been adjusted due to staffing.  The center will be open from 11:30 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. weather permitting.  All three pools (lap, lazy, and leisure pool) will plan to open as scheduled.

End of Season Pop-up Aquatic Programs

Toddler Time will be held from 10:30 – 11:30 a.m. on the following days:

  • Friday, August 10
  • Monday, August 13
  • Wednesday, August 15
  • Friday, August 17

This program is designed for those ages 0 – 4 (not including parents) and is held in the leisure ‘kiddie” pool.  Cost is $4 per person.  Children two and under are free.  Clive and West Des Moines season passes are welcomed.  Swim diapers are available for purchase at the aquatic center.  Adults are required to be in the water with children and within arm’s reach.  For aquatic safety, two children per adult is strongly preferred. 

Pooch Plunge

Clive Aquatic Center will hold its annual Pooch Plunge on Monday, August 20 with three offerings for participants to choose from:

  • 9:00 – 11:00 a.m.
  • 1:00 – 3:00 p.m.
  • 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.

The cost is $5 per dog with a maximum of two dogs per person.  For the safety of all dogs, friends, family, and staff, it is expected all event attendees follow City ordinance including appropriate vaccines, dog license tags on, keep dogs on leash until inside facility, and cleaning up after their pet’s messes.

In case of weather, make-up is scheduled Wednesday, August 22 at same scheduled times.

Click here for more information on the Pooch Plunge.

If you have any questions, please contact Clive Parks and Recreation at 223-5246.

Be sure to follow us on our Facebook pages (Clive Aquatic Center or Clive Parks and Rec) for any updates.

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