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Town Announces the Reopening of Pools for the Summer


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 26, 2021
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Town Announces the Reopening of Pools for the Summer 

North Hempstead, NY – Town of North Hempstead Supervisor Judi Bosworth and the Town Board have announced that the Town pool facilities will be open for the summer season. This includes the outdoor pool facilities located at Manorhaven Beach Park, Martin “Bunky” Reid Park, Whitney Pond Park, Clinton G. Martin Park*, and Harbor Hills* which will be open to Town residents.

“With temperatures on the rise and summer underway, we are so excited to see the reopening of many of the activities that we all love including our local community pools," said Supervisor Judi Bosworth. "We invite residents and their families to join us at one of our many pools to cool down this summer. It is a great way to have some fun and create new summer memories.”

Initially outdoor pools will be open daily with limited capacity for two sessions. The pool facility will be closed midday for cleaning. Visitors will be admitted on a first come, first serve basis. Guidelines are subject to change as per Department of Health guidelines.

Manorhaven Beach Park
Pool opens Saturday, June 19
Open daily Saturday, June 19 – Friday, August 20 at 9 a.m. through 7 p.m.
(Session 1: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. and Session 2: 3 p.m. to 7 p.m.; closed 2 pm. to 3 p.m. for sanitization)

Open daily Saturday, August 21 – Monday, September 6 at 10 a.m. through 6 p.m.
(Session 1: 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. and Session 2: 2:30 p.m. to 6 p.m.; closed 1:30 pm. to 2:30 p.m. for sanitization)

You can register in advance from Tuesday, June 1 through Friday, June 18. Hours include: Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Wednesdays from 1 p.m. to 8 p.m. After June 18, residents can register during normal hours of operation. Early Bird registration ends June 25. All registration must be done in person at the pool.

Early Bird and Regular Fees:
Family: $280 Early Bird; $322 Regular Rate
Couple: $230 Early Bird; $265 Regular Rate
Individual: $145 Early Bird; $167 Regular Rate
Youth: $100 Early Bird; $115 Regular Rate
Senior: $50 Early Bird; $60 Regular Rate
Disable/Volunteer/Veteran: $85 Early Bird; $98 Regular Rate
Nanny: $130 Early Bird; $150 Regular Rate
Senior Couple: $100 Early Bird; $115 Regular Rate
Disabled/Volunteer/Veteran Family: $255 Early Bird; $294 Regular Rate
Disabled/Volunteer/Veteran Couple: $205 Early Bird; $236 Regular Rate

Daily Fees:
Adult: $11
Teen: $8
Child: $7
Senior: $6
Disabled/Volunteer/Veteran: $6
Non-Resident Child: $14

Whitney Pond Park

Pool opens Saturday, June 26

Open daily Saturday, June 26 – Friday, August 20 at 9 a.m. through 7 p.m.
(Session 1: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. and Session 2: 3 p.m. to 7 p.m.; closed 2 pm. to 3 p.m. for sanitization)
You can register in advance from Tuesday, June 22 through Friday, June 25. Hours include: Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Wednesday from 1 p.m. to 8 p.m. After June 26, residents can register during normal hours of operation. All registration must be done in person at the pool.

Membership:
Family: $100
Couple: $80
Individual: $50
Youth: $45
Senior: $35
Disable/Volunteer/Veteran: $35
Nanny: $45
Senior Couple: $45
Disabled/Volunteer/Veteran Family: $85
Disabled/Volunteer/Veteran Couple: $45
Daily Fees:
Adult: $8
Teen: $6
Child: $5
Senior: $4
Disabled/Volunteer/Veteran: $4
Non-Resident Child: $7

Martin “Bunky” Reid Park
Pool opens Saturday, June 26
Open daily Saturday, June 26 – Monday September 6, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
(Session 1: 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. and Session 2: 2:30 p.m. to 6 p.m.; closed 1:30 pm. to 2:30 p.m. for sanitization) No Fees – Residents Only

Clinton G. Martin Park:
Open to Special Park District Residents Only
Pool opens Saturday, June 19
Open daily Saturday, June 19 – Friday, August 20 at 9 a.m. through 7 p.m.
(Session 1: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. and Session 2: 3 p.m. to 7 p.m.; closed 2 pm. to 3 p.m. for sanitization)

Open daily Saturday, August 21 – Monday, September 6 at 10 a.m. through 6 p.m.
(Session 1: 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. and Session 2: 2:30 p.m. to 6 p.m.; closed 1:30 pm. to 2:30 p.m. for sanitization)
You can register in advance from Tuesday, June 1 through Friday, June 18. Hours include: Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Wednesdays from 1 p.m. to 8 p.m. After June 18, residents can register during normal hours of operation. Early Bird registration ends June 25. All registration must be done in person at the pool.

Early Bird and Regular Fees:
Family: $215 Early Bird; $248 Regular Rate
Couple: $182 Early Bird; $210 Regular Rate
Individual: $115 Early Bird; $132 Regular Rate
Youth: $100 Early Bird; $112 Regular Rate
Senior: $50 Early Bird; $60 Regular Rate
Disable/Volunteer/Veteran: $82 Early Bird; $94 Regular Rate
Nanny: $100 Early Bird; $112 Regular Rate
Senior Couple: $100 Early Bird; $112 Regular Rate
Disabled/Volunteer/Veteran Family: $187 Early Bird; $215 Regular Rate
Disabled/Volunteer/Veteran Couple: $154 Early Bird; $177 Regular Rate
5 Visit Pass: $60
Non-Resident Child (daily fee): $7

Harbor Hills:
Open to Special Park District Residents Only
Pool opens Saturday, May 29

You can register in advance on Sunday, May 23, from 12 p.m. to 3 p.m. and weekdays through Friday, May 28. After Saturday, May 29, residents can register during normal hours of operation. All registration must be done in person at the pool.

Open weekends only Saturday, May 29 – Friday, June 18, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.
(Session 1: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. and Session 2: 3 p.m. to 8 p.m.; closed 2 pm. to 3 p.m. for sanitization)

Open daily Saturday, June 19 - Monday September 6, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.
(Session 1: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. and Session 2: 3 p.m. to 8 p.m.; closed 2 pm. to 3 p.m. for sanitization)
No Fees – Special Park Residents Only High traffic areas will also be cleaned frequently throughout the day. Upon exiting, attendees will not be allowed to reenter. All exits are final. No guest passes or guest entry will be allowed.

Social distancing guidelines for the pools will be in effect, which will require residents to wear masks when not in the pool, maintain social distancing guidelines, and stay six feet apart while waiting on line in the facility and while on the pool deck. Facility capacity will be monitored, and hours of operation may be adjusted accordingly to help adhere to social distancing guidelines. Locker rooms and showering facilities will have a reduced capacity and visitors are encouraged to wash their hands frequently.

Children under the age of 12 must be accompanied by an adult. No outside food deliveries will be allowed and no food will be allowed on the pool deck. Food will be allowed in designated areas only.

Guest passes will be permitted for children grandchildren under 12. No guest or guest passes will be permitted for teenagers, adults, or seniors. All teenagers, adults, and seniors must be residents to use the pools.

The Town is also seeking staff to join the North Hempstead team at its aquatic facilities. Lifeguards and attendants positions are available throughout the summer. Please call 311 or 516-869-6311 or email parks@northhempsteadny.gov for more information.

*Open to members of the Special Park District residents only.


 

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