River Friends Day Camp (ages 2 – 6)

Early Childhood Center

Early Childhood Center: Turning 2’s

River Friends Day Camp (ages 2 – 6)

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Early Childhood Center

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Early Childhood Center: Turning 2’s

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Children

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Youth, Teen, and Family Fitness & Recreation

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Fitness Center

Personal Training

Group Exercise

Youth, Teen, and Family Fitness

Special Event: Intro to Alexander Technique

Fitness Center

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Personal Training

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Group Exercise

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Youth, Teen, and Family Fitness

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Special Event: Intro to Alexander Technique

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Private Swim Lessons

Hammerheads Swim Team

Lap Swimming

PADI Open Water Scuba Diving (ages 10 & up)

Aquatics Exercise

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Private Swim Lessons

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Hammerheads Swim Team

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Lap Swimming

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Group Swim Lessons

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PADI Open Water Scuba Diving (ages 10 & up)

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Jewish Life

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Special Needs

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Renard Lecture Series

Renard Lecture Series

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Lap Swimming

Important Reminder:

The pool will be closed for its annual maintenance beginning 8/27 4:00 pm through 9/12 (reopening Monday, September 13).

Our partners at the Riverdale Y invite our members to use their pool for lap swimming at this time. Reservations are required and made through their system. Members who wish to swim at the Y can set up an account using this link.

Directions on setting up an account on iPhone. 

Directions on setting up an account on a PC Desktop.

A letter of membership status from the JCC is also required, which can be picked up at the Welcome Desk at the JCC.

Reservations can be made up to two days in advance for up to two slots per day. Please note, this is for LAP SWIMMING ONLY and this account will not grant you access to their fitness classes, including aqua fitness.

Please be respectful and follow all their Covid-19 protocols and circle swim if more than one person is in a lane.

Note: Masks are required in all common areas of the Y, regardless of vaccination status. This includes the main lobby (entering and exiting), hallways, locker rooms, restrooms, stairwells, the pool deck, and the elevator. Effective September 1st, NYC mandates vaccinations for members and guests 12 years of age and older. Proof of vaccination will be required.

Lap Swimming

 

  • Open to Shames JCC Members, Ages 13+
  • Children under 13 may use a designated lane in the Program Pool (Lap Swim) with adult supervision
  • BYO towel
  • Swim caps are required for all participants

Click here for the schedule as the pool is reserved for the swim team during certain hours.

Eric Hammermeister

Senior Director of Aquatics

(914) 366-7898 x1140

Eric is a U.S. Coast Guard Veteran with over 15 years as an aquatics professional.  He is an American Red Cross Instructor Trainer, American Heart Association Instructor, and United States…

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Lap Swim Schedule

Effective Sep 13 - Nov 21, 2020
Lap Swim Policies*
  • For swimmers ages 13+ (without adult supervision)
  • Masks may not be worn in the shower or in the pool; Masks are required prior to entering the shower/pool, and after leaving the pool/shower
  • Swim caps are mandatory. Swim caps sold in the Aquatics Office.
  • Prior to entering the pools, all patrons are required to rinse off using the on-deck showers as mandated by the DOH
  • The Westchester County Department of Health (DOH) does not allow lifeguards to wear masks while on active duty. For their sake and yours, please do not approach guards unless necessary and maintain distance.
  • BYO Towel
  • Lap Swimming is closed during Swim Team hours

*Policies are subject to change. Please check our website frequently for the most up-to-date information.

Sunday

7:00 am - 10:15 am Lap Swim (4 Lanes)

10:15 am - 11:30 am Lap Swim (3 Lanes)

11:30 am - 5:30 pm Lap Swim (4 Lanes)

Monday

5:15 am - 4:00 pm Lap Swim (4 Lanes)

4:00 pm - 6:00 pm Swim Team (no Lap Swim)

6:00 pm - 7:30 pm Lap Swim (3 Lanes)

Tuesday

5:15 am - 4:00 pm Lap Swim (4 Lanes)

7:45 am - 9:00 am Lap Swim (3 Lanes)

9:00 am - 10:45 am Lap Swim (4 Lanes)

10:45 am - 12:00 pm Lap Swim (3 Lanes)

12:00 pm - 4:00 pm Lap Swim (4 Lanes)

4:00 pm - 6:00 pm Swim Team (no Lap Swim)

6:00 pm - 7:30 pm Lap Swim (4 Lanes)

Wednesday

5:15 am - 6:45 am Lap Swim (4 Lanes)

6:45 am - 8:00 am Lap Swim (3 Lanes)

8:00 am - 4:00 pm Lap Swim (4 Lanes)

4:00 pm - 6:00 pm Swim Team (no Lap Swim)

6:00 pm - 7:30 pm Lap Swim (4 Lanes)

Thursday

5:15 am - 7:45 am Lap Swim (4 Lanes)

7:45 am - 9:00 am Lap Swim (3 Lanes)

9:00 am - 10:45 am Lap Swim (4 Lanes)

10:45 am - 12:00 pm Lap Swim (3 Lanes)

12:00 pm - 4:00 pm Lap Swim (4 Lanes)

4:00 pm - 6:00 pm Swim Team (no Lap Swim)

6:00 pm - 7:30 pm Lap Swim (4 Lanes)

Friday

5:15 am - 4:00 pm Lap Swim (4 Lanes) (CLOSED from 1:30 – 2:30 pm for Friday, September 24)

4:00 pm - 5:30 pm Training (no Lap Swim)

Saturday

12:00 am - 11:59 pm JCC CLOSED

Important: all phones are down at the JCC. If you need to reach someone immediately, please email: [email protected] or find the person's email from our staff directory page https://www.shamesjcc.org/staff/.   Staff Directory Page