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Lion's Club Pool

1041 Ridge Road • 708.799.2223

Best Community Pool in the Area

Spending summers at Lions Club Pool is a long-standing tradition in the Homewood-Flossmoor community. It’s a traditional community swimming complex where swimming lessons, pool parties and concession treats are the norm.  It’s a place your child will remember learning to jump into the deep end for the first time and spending hot summer days with friends and neighbors.  If you’re looking for a warm neighborly vibe and a great place to make lasting memories, join the tradition and visit Lions Club Pool.

Please call us at 708.957.0300 if you have any questions.

2023 Pool Memberships

Seasonal Rate: $60 R / $85 NR 

Daily Rate: $10 R / $15 NR

The easiest way to purchase a pool membership is online at hfparks.com. If you are having problems purchasing online or have questions, please call the Irwin Center at 708.957.7278.

 

Your pool pass is just a tap away!

Keep your pass handy right on your phone by downloading the Amilia app below.

Click here for Android app

Click here for iOS app

1. Download the Amilia app and log in with your SmartRec account.

2. Tap “Account” and choose the family member.

3. Tap “Change profile picture” and add a current photo of the family member.

You are all set for summer fun at the pool!

 

Pool pass pictures for ID cards can be taken at the H-F Racquet & Fitness Club or at the Irwin Community Center.

Hours of Operation

Pool Open June 3 – Aug 13

 

Open Swim Hours of Operation: 

M-Th: 11:30 am-6:30 pm

F-Su: 11:00 am – 7:00 pm 

 

Lap Swim: 

Free for 2023 Pool Pass Holders, $4 per person. 

Ages: 16+ 

M-Th : 10:15-11:15 am & 6:45-7:45 pm 

F-Su : 9:45-10:45 am 

 

Rules & Safety

Click here for Pool Rules and Regulations

What to wear - swimsuit colors safety 


Food

Wiley's concession stand will be open.

No outside food or beverage will be allowed except for water bottles. Water fountains will remain closed.

 

Swim Lessons

Register Online

SWIM LESSONS
Swimming isn’t just fun, it’s a skill that can save your life! Testing is conducted during the first class to ensure all students are in the correct level. Students advance during the session if skills are passed. Please note that some students may need more than one session to complete level requirements. Lessons missed due to personal absences are not made up. There will be a parent/ guardian meeting with the lesson coordinator on the first day of class.
 
-          Parent / Tot (Ages 1-3) Learn proper instruction methods for showing your infant or toddler basic water adaptation techniques in a fun environment. The purpose of this course is to develop a high comfort level in the water while at the same time learning water safety for the little swimmer and parent/guardian. This course is not intended to teach children to become accomplished swimmers. The class does provide a confidence-building, fun and loving experience. Adult must accompany child in the water.
 
 
-          Preschool Swim Lessons (Ages 2-5) This class is held in shallow water and is designed just for your preschooler with songs and games to make them comfortable in the water. This is the perfect class for those not quite ready for the big pool. Skills worked on include blowing bubbles, floating and simultaneous arm and leg motion. Children will also begin learning water safety.
 
 
-          Level 1 (Ages 5+) For swimmers that need to build confidence in the water. Introduces water entry and exit to beginners, learn how to float, introduction to arm and leg movements, retrieve objects underwater and water safety.
 
 
-          Level 2 (Ages 5+) For swimmers that can float, retrieve objects underwater and are comfortable with simultaneous arm and leg motion. This level will focus on learning front /back glide, flutter kicks and pulls which will lead to freestyle and elementary backstroke.
 
 
-          Level 3 (Ages 5+) For swimmer that can glide on their front and back, swim freestyle and elementary backstroke half the length of the pool. This level will focus on further developing freestyle, learning sidestroke, and backstroke.
 
 
-          Level 4 (Ages 5+) For swimmers that can swim the length of the pool in freestyle, backstroke, and survival strokes (elementary backstroke and side stroke). This level will focus on building endurance to swim strokes a full lap (down & back), learn breaststroke, and introduce turns.
 
 

-          Level 5 (Ages 5+) For swimmers that can swim a lap (down & back) in freestyle, backstroke, and breaststroke. This level will focus on endurance, introducing butterfly, improving stroke techniques and turns.

 
If you would like to discuss which level would be best for the swimmer, please call the Program Coordinator or Recreation Supervisor. If swimmer is not in the correct level class per their ability, the staff member will work with swimmer on potential solutions if another level class has availability or offer program credit for future enrollment. If needing to change class due to swim level, neither the date/ time nor the spot in the appropriate class can be guaranteed.
 
For lessons at Racquet and Fitness Center, please call 708-799-1323 and ask to speak to the Program Coordinator.
For Lessons at Lions Club Pool, please call 708-957-0300 and ask to speak to the Recreation Supervisor.

PARTIES & RENTALS

Pool Party Options

Day/Time Fee

Weekdays: Monday-Thursday, 4-6 pm

(includes up to 21 guests, adults and children, 2 hours of reserved space & must include 3 adult chaperones)

Resident Fee: $150

Non-Resident Fee: $190

Weekends: Friday, Saturday, Sunday

12:30-2:30 pm or 4:30-6:30 pm

(up to 21 guests, adults and children, 2 hours of reserved space & must include 3 adult chaperones)

Resident Fee: $170

Non-Resident Fee: $210

 

Pool Rental Options

Rental Options Fee Time

1-100 guests

(includes up to 100 guests, adults and children, 2 hours of private facility use & must include 1:6 adult chaperones for children under 12)

 

Resident Fee: $475

Non-Resident Fee: $570

7:15-9:15 pm

101-200 guests

(includes up to 200 guests, adults and children, 2 hours of private facility use & must include 1:6 adult chaperones for children under 12)

Resident Fee: $550

Non-Resident Fee: $660

7:15-9:15 pm

201-300 guests

(includes up to 300 guests, adults and children, 2 hours of private facility use & must include 1:6 adult chaperones for children under 12)

Resident Fee: $625

Non-Resident Fee: $750

7:15-9:15 pm

 

POOL FAQs

1. Will the concession stand be open?

  • Yes.

2. Can I walk up and pay to get into Lions Club Pool?

  • If space permits.

3. Are there lockers available?

  • Yes, but please bring your own lock.

4. How deep is the pool?

  • The shallowest part is 2 feet, while the deepest is 5 feet.

5. Is there a senior discount on pool memberships?

  • No.

6. Where do I get my pool pass ID card?

  • Visit H-F Racquet & Fitness Club or the Irwin Center during their advertised hours. These can be found on hfparks.com and are subject to change. 

7. Will the water slide be open?

  • Yes!

8. What if my spouse/grandparent wants to bring my child to the pool? Do they have to have a pass even if they aren’t swimming?

  • Yes, anyone entering the pool age 2 and older, will need to have a membership or pay the daily admission fee of $10 Resident / $15 non-resident.
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