Swimming Pool

Pool2022 Swimming Lessons

Swimming Lessons are offered and administered by the Sterling Recreation Commission. The cost is $20.00; please make checks payable to the Sterling Recreation Commission.

Sign up forms are available at the Municipal Pool beginning May 27 or by printing off this link: /DocumentCenter/View/450/Swim-Lesson-Form--2022

Call Lucas Briar with questions at (620) 904-7333.

Session 1 is Monday thru Thursday June 13-23
Session 2 is Monday thru Thursday July 11-21


9 a.m.Level 1 (must be 6 years old)Intro to Water Skills\
9 a.m.Level 3Stroke Development
9 a.m.Level 6 (must be able to swim pool length without stopping)Swimming and Skill Proficiency
10 a.m.Level 2Fundamental Aquatic Skills
10 a.m.Level 4Stroke Improvement
10 a.m.Level 5Stroke Refinement
11 a.m.Parents and ChildIntroduction to Water
11 a.m.Pre-Level 1Introduction to Pool/Group Setting


The admission rate is free for residents (city limits) or $2.00 per person for non-residents.



Free (See City Hall)




Open Swim

Daily 1:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Lap Swim

Monday-Friday 12:00 p.m.- 1:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.    Saturday 12:00 p.m. -1:00 p.m.

Pool Parties

For scheduling, contact Lucas Briar at (620) 904-7033 or

City Hall at (620) 278-3423

  1. Swimming Pool

    Physical Address
    401 E. Van Buren
    Sterling, KS 67579

  2. Lucas Briar

    Pool Manager