Schedules / Cancellations

Like many Aquatics facilities we are experiencing a shortage of certified lifeguards, job postings have been listed and shared through many platforms.  

Pool Schedules:

3/3/24 - Pool Closed, swim meet 

Wealthy Pool Schedule

 1/7/24 - The correct time for Open Swim is 2:30-4:30PM.

Wealthy Pool Schedule Winter 2024
Holiday Schedule Wealthy Pool



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:

3/3/24 - Swim Meet

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.