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All Programs Subject To Change. 
Adults are $2 per swim and youth under 18 and senior citizens 65 and over are $1.

Flood Pool Schedule

The Swim Schedule is tentative and is subject to change.  Please check with the desk nightly to see about changes in the schedule.   


Aquarobics    541180     Section 02, 04


Aquarobics, a low impact class, will be held on Monday and Wednesday nights at Flood Pool from 8 pm – 8:45 pm beginning September 17 thru November 7. There are 16 classes, with registration beginning August 20 – September 14.  Class size is limited.  Fee is $70 for sixteen classes. 


Flood Pool Schedule (September - November)
Flood Pool is handicapped accessible with a hydraulic lift chair.


   M T W Th F
7PM Open Open Open Open Open
8PM Aquarobics Open Aquarobics Open Open

9:00 am-12:00 pm         Lessons
1:00 PM      Senior Citizens/Adult                  
2:00 PM      Open                                              
3:00 PM      Open 


Lessons begin in November on Mon. /Wed. from 6-8pm.

Pool will be closed or have delayed openings due to swim meets.  Check dates posted at pool desk for changes.


Pool Closings
August 11 -September 11, 13,19, 21,28, October 5,9,12,16,18, November 6,15, 21,22, 23, 24, 25, December 13,19, 21-January 2,2019 as well as any school function (e.g. open house & band concerts).


Youth Swim Lessons – for Stratford Residents Only (proof of residency required). In person registration is at Birdseye Complex.  No class November 24.  You are guaranteed 8 classes.

You may register online starting on the date and time of registration.  A user name and password is required.  Call the Recreation Department to obtain both before the registration.


Class Days Dates Registration Time Section
Saturday 9/15-11/10 9/8 9-10am 1-15
 Mon / Wednesday 11/12-12/10 11/7 6:30-7:30pm 16-25


FALL SWIM TEAM 2018   111710   02

The Stratford Recreation Dept. is offering a Fall Swim Team for ages 8-16 at Flood Pool.  Ages 8-16 will meet on Tuesday and Thursday from 7:30-8:30 pm. The team will begin October 2-December 6 with registration August 21-October 2 at the Recreation Department Office and online at  To register online you must have a User ID and Password which you can obtain by calling the Recreation Department at (203) 385-4052.  The fee is $150.


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Amy Knorr
Superintendent of Recreation

Stratford Recreation Department
468 Birdseye Street
Stratford, CT 06615


Email: [email protected]
Voice: (203) 385-4052 (203) 385-4052
Fax: (203) 381-2072(203) 381-2072
Permits: (203) 385-4053 (203) 385-4053
Youth Programs: (203) 385-4129 (203) 385-4129
Cancelations: (203) 385-4129(203) 385-4129

Recreation Office Hours:
8:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Monday through Friday

The Recreation Department is no longer open evenings or Saturdays.


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