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Daily Operations
Need a break from the heat? Come and enjoy those steamy afternoons at the John Lowery Municipal Pool in Thornton Park. Our pool offers something for everyone including a large open swim area, kiddie pool, three diving boards and the always entertaining hydro-slide. JLMP will be open this summer from Saturday May 26th to Monday September 3rd (except when NLCS classes are in session) with daily hours of 12pm – 6pm. For our frequent guests a seasonal pass is available.


Season Passes
Adult  $40.00
Child $25.00

Daily Admissions
Adult  $3.00
Child  $2.50

**Children 2 and under are free

Water Slide
All Day Pass  $1.50

Pool Rentals
Price: Starting at $200

Searching for that unique place to host your special occasion? Look no further because the John Lowery Municipal Pool is the perfect place for you to have birthday parties, family get-togethers and large group outings. The pool is available to rent throughout the summer on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday evening from 6:30pm to 8:30pm and must be reserved in advance through the Park Department office. For outings of 100 guests or less the fee is $200 and for over 100 guests the fee is $250. Call the Park Department to reserve your date beginning April 1st.


Price:    $30.00

Infant /Pre-School Aquatics
Price:      $30.00


Price:      $30.00

Learn to Swim
Price:    $30.00
Lap Swimming
Adults 18 and over have the opportunity to lap swim without crowded pool conditions. Fees are payable at the Park Office.
Price:     $2/day, $20/month or
               Free with Season Pool Pass
Time:      Mon-Fri 11am-Noon and Mon-Thurs 7:30-8:30pm
 Adult Swim Lessons


Cost: $30