Cool Off at the Community Centers


As temperatures rise, the City of Eugene opens its air conditioned community centers to the public. Two local spots are:

Sand & Water Play Areas

Parks with water features are a cooling resource for kids. Sand/water play areas are located in the following nearby spots:

Frank Kinney Park, 875 Martin Street, Eugene, OR 97405

Frank Kinney Park

Friendly Park, 2721 Monroe St., Eugene, OR 97401

Friendly Park

Milton Park, 3300 University St., Eugene, OR 97405

Milton Park slide

Fairmount Park, E. 15th Ave. and Fairmount Blvd., Eugene, OR 97403

Fairmount Park

Amazon Pool Drop-in Swim Times

Rec Swim

Play/swim times open to all ages. Children under 48″ must be accompanied by an adult age 18 or older (one adult per child), or be able to pass a swim test.

June 18 – September 5
    Monday-Sunday: 2-5p
Monday, Wednesday: 6:30-8:30p

Parent/Child Swim

A great time for parents and children to enjoy the water together. Children must be accompanied by an adult (age 18+) in the water.

June 20 – September 5
    Monday-Friday: 11:30a-1p
Monday-Thursday: 5:30-6:30p
Saturday, Sunday: 11:30a-1p

Lap Swim

No matter what your level is, there is a lane for you! Children age 12 and younger must be accompanied by an adult.

June 18 – August 14
Long Course
Monday-Friday: 5:30-9a
Saturday: 7:30a-1:30p
Sunday: 11:30a-1:30p
Short Course
    Monday, Wednesday: 10:50a-830p
Tuesday, Thursday: 10:50a-7p
Friday: 10:50a-6:15p
Saturday, Sunday: 2-5p

Closures/Modified Schedules

July 4
September 5
Holiday Schedule, Rec Swim 2-5p, Lap Swim 12-5p
Holiday Schedule, Rec Swim 2-5p, Lap Swim 12-5p