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Our aquatics program is a great amenity for the City of Charlottesville. Our facilities consist of 1 indoor pool, 2 outdoor pools and 3 spray grounds. You might say...we take fun seriously!  


Smith AFC Operations Update:
Monday, March 2

The family/rec pool will re-open on Monday, March 2 for its normal operations. The lap pool is still closed for repairs through Wednesday, March 4th. Lap swimming and drop-in water aerobics are available at Crow pool during this disruption.  Please refer to the pool schedules for details. 

Smith Pool Schedule
Water Aerobics Schedule

The fitness center and group exercise classes will operate as normal.




For pool schedules, please go to "Pool & Spray Grounds" to the left and click on the individual pool or click on the pool listed below.

Pool Phone Numbers:

Smith Aquatic & Fitness Center


Onesty Family Aquatic Center @ Meade Park         


Washington Park Pool


Crow Indoor Pool


For swim classes please click here to see our current program guide! Below are highlights of what we offer year-round:

* Infant, & preschool classes with parent
* Red Cross Classes for all ages
* Lifeguard Classes
And much more!

Aquatics Staff

Phillip Seay -  Aquatics Manager


Andrea Ross -  Assistant Aquatics Manager


Linda Austin -

 Aquatics Program Manager      434-970-3073
John Nowell -     Aquatics Maintenance Manager      434-977-0601
Tammy Sutton -  Aquatics Program Assistant      434-970-3082
Tracy Marshall -  Aquatics Program Assistant      434-970-3082

The aquatics office is located at the Smith Aquatic & Fitness Center, 1000-A Cherry Avenue.

 just swim for life