Current Facility Hours

Sunday Noon–5:00pm
Monday-Friday 5:00am–8:00pm
Saturday 9:00am–5:00pm

Please Note: Pool hours may be adjusted during school holidays/breaks to accommodate the increased play feature usage and demands.

Leisure Swim Times

Beach Swim

Beach Swim is located only in the shallowest area of the leisure pool (also known as the beach area). Other programs are likely to be occurring in the main section of the leisure pool. This swim is intended for small children and their families. The slide and lazy river are not available during this swim. Play features are not on during this swim.

Monday–Friday 10:45am–1:00pm
Mon, Wed, Fri 4:00pm–7:00pm
Saturday Noon–1:00pm

Swim-Slide-Splash

This is a time for children and families to practice their swimming skills or just have fun. The entire leisure pool is open, including the lazy river, slide and spray features. Those wishing to swim in deep water must pass a swim test (lifejackets may be used). All children 4 years of age or under must be accompanied in the water and directly supervised by an adult at all times.

Saturday & Sunday 1:00–4:00pm

Work Out Swim Times

Lap Swim

This is an opportunity for swimmers to train and exercise in the lap pool. Lifeguards make every effort to manage the lap lanes and group swimmers according to ability and workout needs. Lanes are shared and circle swimming is required in lanes with 3 or more swimmers. There is no minimum age requirement, but participants must be swimming laps. A minimum of 3 lanes are available for all lap swims.

Mon, Wed, Fri 5:00am–7:00pm
Tuesday & Thursday 6:00am–7:00pm
Saturday 9:00am–4:30pm
Sunday Noon–4:30pm

Open Fitness

Use the leisure pool the way you like: water walking, stretching, water exercise, light swimming or relaxation. Space available varies depending on other programs. Play features are not turned on during this swim. Ideal for adults of all ages.

Mon, Wed, Fri 8:00–9:00am
Monday–Friday 10:00–11:00am
Saturday Noon–1:00pm
Tuesday, Thursday Noon–1:00pm
Monday, Wednesday 4:00–5:30pm
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 4:00–7:00pm

Water Walking

The Lazy River is open during these times for water walking and jogging. The water jets are turned on to create a current that increases resistance for a great workout. This is an excellent time for low-impact exercising and injury rehabilitation. For adults (18+) only.

Daily Noon–1:00pm
Monday–Friday 8:00am–9:00am
Tuesday, Thursday 5:15pm–6:15pm

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Last Updated: 8/17/15

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 Fitness Class Schedule Aug 16 – Dec 31 2015

C. V. Starr Pool Closure
The Lap Pool and the Leisure Pool/ Lazy River will be closing at noon on Monday 8/31. The Pools will be closed all day on Tuesday 9/1 and Wednesday 9/2.
The pools will be scheduled to re-open on Thursday 9/3.
The closure is for fixing issues related to sand getting into the pool from the filters and also for general maintenance items on the pool filters.
M&W Swim Lessons will meet Monday because they are scheduled before the closure. Class will be canceled Wednesday 9/2. A $5 credit has been applied to all people who have signed up before 8/19. (Price has been adjusted for new registrants)
T&TH Swim Lessons will meet for the first day Thursday 9/3. Class will be canceled Tuesday 9/1. A $5 credit has been applied to all people who have signed up before 8/19. (Price has been adjusted for new registrants)

 

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Starr News September and October 2015
[posted by Carly Wells on September 2nd, 2015]

Starr News!

The C. V. Starr Community Center has a lot going on the next couple of months.

Labor Day Monday September 7th the Center will be open Holiday Hours.
Facility: 12:00noon – 5:00pm
Lap Pool: 12:00 noon – 4:30pm
River Walk: 12:00 noon – 1:00pm
Swim Slide Splash: 1:00pm- 4:00pm
Turbo Kick wit Aimee: 12:00 noon – 12:45pm
Zumba with Aimee: 1:00pm-2:00pm
Please note that there are several Paul Bunyan Day activates happening around the C. V. Starr Center so the parking lot may be a little fuller this weekend.

Notice: The Center will no longer be providing towels as of October 1st 2015.

Calling all Artists! We are currently looking for new art to be displayed in our center. If you are interested please email Carly at cwells@mcrpd.us. Applications must be submitted by September 15th 2015.

Did you know that the C. V. Starr Community Center offers a variety of enrichment classes for all ages? Check out our upcoming classes. If you would like more information about any of our wonderful classes please check out our website www.starrcenter.net or ask one of our Guest Service Representatives at the front desk to help you out. Give us a call at 964-9446

Classes that will be starting in September:

Swim Lessons- We offer a variety of group swim lessons. Morning Lessons meet Mondays and Wednesdays, evening lessons meet Tuesdays and Thursdays, we also have Saturday morning lessons. (Check out our website for session dates and fees)

First Friday Fun Night- Parents go check out what is happening in downtown Fort Bragg for First Friday while we watch the kids. Friday September 4th 5:15pm- 8:15pm. For children ages 3 – 12. Cost is $10.

Kids Night Out- Parents take the night off and let us watch your child Friday 9/18 from 6:15pm-9:15pm. We will let them play with friends and give them dinner while they watch a movie. Cost is $15. For children ages 3 – 12.

Outside the Lines- Let your child explore a variety of art media on Thursdays Sept 17th – Oct 8th from 8:55am – 11:25am. For children age 2-5. Cost is $50.

Chorus Class- Calling all singers age 6 – 10. Come join our youth chorus that meets on Fridays 4:00pm-4:45pm from Sept 18 – Oct 9. Cost is $30

Lego Workshop- Enjoy Wednesday afternoons with Lego creativity. Classes meet from 1:30pm-3:30pm Sept 16 – Oct 7. (Remember that FBUSD has early release days Wednesdays) For students age 6 and up. Cost is $40

MS and HS Saturday Night Fever- Middle School and High School students come enjoy a night of fun and games. Saturday September 12th from 7:00pm – 10:00pm. Cost is ONLY $3!

Laptop Basics- Have questions about your computer? This is a general computer /laptop class. Bring your laptop Wednesday September 2nd from 3:45pm – 4:45pm and get your questions answered. This class is designed for middle school students – adults. Cost is $12

Guitar- Join Cat and learn to strum a tune on your guitar Mondays Sept 28 – Oct 19 on Mondays from 4:30pm – 5:30pm. This class is for students 12 and older and costs $61

iPad 101- Become more familiar with your iPad on Tuesday mornings from 11:00am-12:00pm or Thursday evenings from 5:30pm-6:30pm. This class is becoming more and more popular. In order to ensure a place in the class enroll ahead of time for each day that you plan to attend

Recorder Class- Adults wanting to learn a simple instrument in a relaxed setting this is the class for you. Class meets Fridays 2:45pm – 3:45pm Sept 18- Oct 9. Cost is $30.

First aid September 22nd from 5:15pm – 9:30pm learn how to respond to emergencies and help others as well as yourself. (You must register 3 days in advance and complete online learning before attending) Cost is $50 to the C. V. Starr Center and $19 to the Red Cross. For persons 15 and older.

Pre lifeguard- Starting in September these classes are to help prepare you to pass the pre swim test for lifeguard class. You’ll work on the stroke, treading water and what it takes to get the 10 lb brick from the deep end of the pool to the shallow end in 1 minute 40 seconds. Our staff will work with you the 1st Wed of each month from 3:45pm-4:45pm, the 2nd Sun of each month from 12:00noon-1:00pm and the 3rd Fri of each month from 3:45pm-4:45pm. We need 3 people signed up 2 days before each class for these classes to go. These classes are FREE!

Classes that will be starting in October:

First Friday Fun Night- Parents go check out what is happening in downtown Fort Bragg for First Friday while we watch the kids. Friday October 2nd 5:15pm- 8:15pm. For children ages 3 – 12. Cost is $10.

Kids Night Out- Parents take the night off and let us watch your child Friday October 23rd from 6:15pm-9:15pm. We will let them play with friends and give them dinner while they watch a movie. Cost is $15. For children ages 3 – 12.

Holiday Crafts- These craft projects are all centered on Halloween and Thanksgiving. Your child will make everything from a Halloween mask, to a Thanksgiving center piece. We’ll also have the bounce house up each day. This class has a little bit of everything: creativity, physical energy, and listening time. Class meets Oct 22- Nov 12 from 8:55am – 11:25am. For children age 2-5. Cost is $50.

Chorus Class- Calling all singers age 6 – 10. Come join our youth chorus that meets on Fridays 4:00pm-4:45pm from Oct 23 – Nov 13. Cost is $30

Minecraft Workshop- take your Minecraft experience to the next level as you rebuild, remake and remaster. This class meets Wednesdays Oct 21 – Nov 18 (no class 11/11) from 1:30pm- 3:30pm. (Remember that FBUSD has early release days Wednesdays) The cost is $40 and this class is designed for students age 7 and up

MS and HS Saturday Night Fever- Middle School and High School students come enjoy a night of fun and games. Saturday October 10th from 7:00pm – 10:00pm. Cost is ONLY $3!

Middle School and High School Trip to the Mall in Santa Rosa and Ice Skating. Get your friends together and join us on a trip out of town. We will depart the Starr Center Thursday October 15th at 9:00am and return at 7:00pm after a fun day shopping and ice skating. You must be in Middle School or High School to attend. Cost is $90. (Bring money for shopping and food)

Guitar- Join Cat and learn to strum a tune on your guitar Mondays Oct 26 – Nov 16 on Mondays from 4:30pm – 5:30pm. This class is for students 12 and older and costs $61

iPad 101- Become more familiar with your iPad on Tuesday mornings from 11:00am-12:00pm or Thursday evenings from 5:30pm-6:30pm. This class is becoming more and more popular. In order to ensure a place in the class enroll ahead of time for each day that you plan to attend

Recorder Class- Adults wanting to learn a simple instrument in a relaxed setting this is the class for you. Class meets Fridays 2:45pm – 3:45pm Oct 23- Nov 13. Cost is $30.

American Red Cross CPR/AED Adult Blended Learning Class: This class will certify you to give CRP/AED to an Adult. From assessing needs and making decisions to providing care, this program provides the skill you need through discussion, video and hands on training based on real life scenarios. Participants must have access to the internet and complete online learning before the start of the class. You must register at least three days before the class. Tuesday October 27th 5:15pm – 8:30pm. Ages 15 and up. Fee is $50 to the Starr Center and $19 to the Red Cross.

Pre lifeguard Prep Classes October-  these classes are to help prepare you to pass the pre swim test for lifeguard class. You’ll work on the stroke, treading water and what it takes to get the 10 lb brick from the deep end of the pool to the shallow end in 1 minute 40 seconds. Our staff will work with you the 1st Wed of each month from 3:45pm-4:45pm, the 2nd Sun of each month from 12:00noon-1:00pm and the 3rd Fri of each month from 3:45pm-4:45pm. We need 3 people signed up 2 days before each class for these classes to go. These classes are FREE!

Red Cross Lifeguard/ Water park Blended Learning Class First Aid, CPR for the Pro/ AED and Title 22
Are you 15 or older and looking for a great job or challenging career? American Red Cross Lifeguarding is the place to start! Lifeguarding puts you in an exciting position, working as part of a team to help people safely enjoy the water. Prerequisite: Swim 300 yards continuously; tread water for 2 minutes using legs only and a timed swim test. If a swimmer cannot meet these requirements, they will not be allowed to take the course. When you register, pick up the class syllabus, it will give you the link to the online portion of the class. You must register at least 3 days before the start of the class. Bring your Swim Suit, towel, pocket mask, manual, and the printed out confirmation that you have completed the online portion of the class. Fri- Wed, Oct 9 – Oct 14, Fri 6:30pm-7:30pm: Sat-Wed 9:00am-6:00pm. Fee $150 to C. V. Starr and $35 to the Red Cross.

THE FAMOUS AQUATIC PUMPKIN PATCH!! Join us for our Halloween Party on Saturday October 24th from 5:30pm -7:30pm. Decorate a cookie, dabble in Halloween magic, and swim for your pumpkin in our Leisure Pool. $10 per person or $25 per family (3 pumpkins max per family)

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