The Aquatics Center features two whirlpools, Chinn 2.jpgtwo saunas, a 40-meter heated indoor pool available for lap swim, family, recreation, open swim and classes, and a leisure pool. The gradual-entry leisure pool has a maximum depth of 3' 8", making it the perfect place for young children. After-hours pool rentals are available. The Aquatics Center maintains different hours than the Fitness Center (please consult below).



Pool Schedule

​5:00 a.m.
9:00 p.m. 
5:00 a.m.
9:00 p.m. 
​​5:00 a.m.
9:00 p.m. 
5:00 a.m.
9:00 p.m. 
​5:00 a.m. 
8:00 p.m. 
​7:00 a.m. 
4:30 p.m. 
​8:00 a.m. 
4:30 p.m. 
The pools and spas will close at 5:00pm on May 8 for a county wide lifeguard training. 

Water Screening
Unsure of which swim class you're ready for?  Please contact the aquatic program manager at 703-730-1000. Cost is $4 per student, by advance appointment only.


Group Lessons
Learn with your peers and new friends of a similar swim level! Our most affordable swim class option.
Fee: $75.

Private Swim Lessons

Improve specific techniques, build confidence in the water or focus on advanced skills with our one-on-one classes. Available times vary per location. Call facility to set up your schedule. Fee: $180 for six 30-min lessons.

Semi-Private Swim Lessons

Interested in learning to swim as a family? You can group your children together in a semi-private class for thorough instruction. Fee: $180 + $55 per each additional person.
Water Classes (See Fitness page for class schedule)
  • AQUA-FIT: Hi-Lo aerobics class in shallow water.
  • AQUA-ZUMBA: Zumba "pool party" bring flavor to the water as you move to music from all over the world in this cardio & body conditioning class
  • "BACK" IN SHAPE:  Relieve back pain as you exercise in warm, shallow water - emphasis on back, leg and abdominal strengthening.
  • GENTLE JOINTS: Relax stiffened joints, strengthen bones and muscles & increase energy in this warm water class
  • DEEP WATER: Hi-Lo intensity aerobics class in deep water.
  • LIQUID STRETCH: A 30-minute flexibility training session in warm water.
  • SPLASHY SENIORS: A warm water class with highlights on cardio conditioning, muscle strengthening and strectching for our senior population


Water Safety Instructor Class  Ages 16+
May 18 - June 17, 2015
Monday & Wednesday, 5:00 p.m. –  9:00 p.m.
Sunday 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Water Safety Instructor Aide  Ages 14+
June 22 - 25, 2015
Monday - Thursday, 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
American Red Cross Lifeguard Training  Ages 15+
Please note this certification is not used by Prince William County Parks and Recreation lifeguard staff.  Check for current job openings for PWC lifeguards.

Saturday & Sunday
June 6 – 14
9 – 5pm
Junior Lifeguard  Ages 11 - 14
June 29 - July 9, 2015
Monday - Thursday, 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
National Swimming Pool Foundation Certified Pool Operator Course  Ages 16+
Location:  Hellwig Administration Building  14420 Bristow Rd. Manassas
May 16 & 17, 2015
Saturday & Sunday, 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.