Schedules / Cancellations

Like many Aquatics facilities we are experiencing a shortage of certified lifeguards. Certification courses are scheduled and open for enrollment, job postings have been listed and shared through many platforms.  

 Pool Schedules:
HS Pool Schedule  
HS Pool Holiday Break schedule 2022
HS Pool Schedule Winter 2023
HS Pool Closed 12/24/22, 12/25/22, 12/31/22 and 1/1/23
updated for June 2021 - Welcome Back - EGR HS Pool Patron Information
Wealthy Pool Schedule
Wealthy Pool Holiday Break schedule 2022
Wealthy Pool January 2023
Wealthy Pool Closed 12/24/22, 12/25/22, 12/31/22 and 1/1/23
Welcome Back - Wealthy Pool Patron Information
  *OYO (On your own exercise) times are for ADULTS only.

Public Swim Schedule:

We in East Grand Rapids, as much of Michigan, are experiencing a lifeguard shortage.  Our aquatics team is working diligently to fill all the scheduled times the pool is open, but we need your help. We are currently in need of adult and youth lifeguards.  Please let your family, friends and neighbors know we are looking for applicants to join our aquatics team. 

American Red Cross Lifeguard certification is preferred, but we are willing to train.

For more details or to apply for any of these positions, please visit

If you have any questions, you are welcome to contact me directly at or 616-949-1750.
Betsy Granstra


 Pool Closures/Changes:

High School Pool:


Wealthy Pool:


Inclement Weather Policy: 
If the EGR Public Schools are closed due to inclement weather, both pools will be closed.  They will be closed in the event of a tornado watch or warning, or a power outage lasting longer than 30 minutes.

Pool Closures:
Unexpected pool closures may occur due to pool contamination and/or mechanical failure.