Family Programs

The City of Port Coquitlam features a variety of drop-in aquatic programs geared towards families with younger and older children, indoors at Hyde Creek Recreation Centre, as well as at Robert Hope and Centennial Outdoor Pools.

Ball Swim

Ages: Recommended ages 0 to 5 years and their caregiver

Come out to Hyde Creek Recreation Centre for our Rubber Ducky Swim! Over 2500 Rubber Ducks will be floating in our warm leisure pool. This is a perfect opportunity to spend some quality time swimming in the pool with your toddler or preschooler!

Typical Times:
Mondays from 12:30 – 2:30pm
Wednesdays from 9:30 – 11:30 am

Time for Swim

Ages: Recommended ages 0 to 5 years and their caregiver

Come take some time to enjoy our “Time for Swim” program. This program offers parents the opportunity to spend quality time with their children interacting in a relaxed and fun environment.

Typical Times:
Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 9:30 – 11:30 am

Special Event Swims

The City of Port Coquitlam hosts a variety of special swims each year where our Games Gurus and fantastic aquatic volunteers guide children and their families through aquatic based games and activities. Upcoming special events will be posted here as well as in our Leisure Guide.

Summer Themed Swims

Aquatic Services hosts weekly special swims at Hyde Creek, Robert Hope and Centennial Outdoor Pools! Bring your family and tell your friends as our staff and volunteers lead a different themed event each week.

Tuesdays 1-3 pm at Robert Hope
Wednesdays  1-3 pm at Centennial
Fridays 1-3 pm at Hyde Creek