Parker Recreation Aquatic Programs and Training

Follow the program and training links below for additional information and registration. Some programs and training are only offered seasonally, please check back often.

Aquatic Programs

  • Masters Swim- Practice for experienced adult swimmers (18 years and up) wanting to improve overall fitness and swimming technique. Master's Swim practice is offered at the times below:
    • Tuesday & Friday at PRC 5:30 a.m. to 7:00 a.m.
    • Sundays at PRC 7:00 a.m. to 8:00 a.m.
  • For updates and changes taking place March 3, 2021 please click HERE
  • Practice space is limited and is filled on a first come first served basis. 
  • CARA Swim Team - FULL for the season.
    • Registration for all swimmers will open August 23 at 10 a.m. please click the link above for more details.  
    • Practice times will be assigned after swim assessments. All swimmers must be registered to participate in swim assessments on September 12 from 4:30-5:30 p.m. at Parker Recreation Center.
  • Swim Stroke Clinics- Experienced youth swimmers focus on advanced techniques for specific strokes. Open to ages 8-18 years old. Students must be able to swim 50 yards and be proficient in the stroke of the clinic in which they are registering.  

Information about Aquatic Therapeutic Recreation can be found in the Therapeutic Recreation division. 

Aquatic Events

  • Pool Parties- Celebrate your birthday or special occasion at the Recreation Center Indoor Pool.
  • Sensory Swim Nights- An ideal evening for individuals who love to swim and may be affected by loud noises. All the features (minus the yellow slide) in the Recreation Center Activity Pool will be turned off.
    • Second Monday of each month.
      • 8 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
      • Included with daily admission or Recreation Center membership.

Aquatic Training

Life Safety Courses

  • American Red Cross Community CPR/AED and First Aid - Train to recognize and respond to a variety of emergency situations. Please note: This course does not satisfy Healthcare Provider requirements.
  • Pet CPR and First Aid - Train to recognize and respond to a variety of cat and dog related medical emergencies. Please note: This course does not provide a certification. 

Lifeguard positions are available with Parker Parks and Recreation. Please contact Jackie Frohne at or 303.805.3287 for more information.