Maytag Pool

Maytag Pool Summer 2013 007.jpgMaytag Pool can be found nestled in the center of historic Maytag Park, which is located at 301 S 11th Ave W. Since the pool was built in 1935, it has served as one of the main summertime family attractions in Newton.  The pool features zero-entry access, a chair lift, water fountains, two water slides, a diving well, and six 25 meter swimming lanes.

For a PDF of the 2020 Maytag Pool Hours & Rules, click here.

2020 Open Swim Information

Opening day is scheduled for Friday, June 26. Due to COVID-19 and recommendations from public health officials - the following rules and regulations have been put in place.

  1. Due to limited capacity, open swim will require reservations for 2 hour time windows (1 hour, 45 minutes of swimming - 15 minutes to exit). A total of 60 people will be allowed per 2-hour time window. The time windows available during open swim are: 
    • 1 p.m. - 3 p.m.
    • 3 p.m. - 5 p.m.
    • 5 p.m. - 7 p.m. (except Sunday)
  2. How to make a reservation - reservation taking begins on Friday, June 26.
    • Weekdays (Monday through Friday) - To register, you must call 641-792-1009 starting at 11 a.m. to reserve a spot for that day. 
    • Weekends (Saturday and Sunday) - To register, you must call 641-792-1009 starting at 12 p.m. (Noon) to reserve a spot for that day.
  3. Admission is $2 per person. CASH ONLY. No season pass sales this year.
  4. Guests will have their temperatures scanned before entering - anyone running a fever will be denied entry. 
    • Anyone showing symptoms of COVID-19, who has tested positive for COVID-19 in the last 14 days; or has been exposed to someone who has tested positive for COVID-19 in the last 14 days will be denied entry.
  5. Guests not in the water are encouraged to wear masks while out of the water.
  6. Social distancing practices will be enforced.
    • Seating and tables will be limited due to social distancing practices; guests wishing to sit on the pool deck may bring their own chair.
  7. Limited concessions will be available for purchase.

OPEN SWIM HOURS

(UPDATED 6-23-2020)

MON.TUES.WED.THUR.FRI.SAT.SUN.
1 - 7 P.M.1 - 7 P.M.1 - 7 P.M.1 - 7 P.M.1 - 7 P.M.1 - 7 P.M.1 - 5 P.M.

Thank you for your patience and understanding. If you have questions, please contact the Community Services Division at 641-792-6622, ext. 2302.

2020 Lap Swim Information

Lap swim will take place from 12 p.m. - 1 p.m., Monday through Saturday. Lap swim is limited to 6 people and will be first-come, first-serve.

Admission for lap swim is $2.

  1. Guests will have their temperatures scanned before entering - anyone running a fever will be denied entry. 
    • Anyone showing symptoms of COVID-19, who has tested positive for COVID-19 in the last 14 days; or has been exposed to someone who has tested positive for COVID-19 in the last 14 days will be denied entry.
  2. Guests not in the water are encouraged to wear masks while out of the water.
  3. Social distancing practices will be enforced.

LAP SWIM HOURS

(UPDATED 6-23-2020)

MON.TUES.WED.THUR.FRI.SAT.SUN.
12 - 1 P.M.12 - 1 P.M.
12 - 1 P.M.
12 - 1 P.M.
12 - 1 P.M.
12 - 1 P.M.
N/A

Thank you for your patience and understanding. If you have questions, please contact the Community Services Division at 641-792-6622, ext. 2302.

2020 Toddler Time Information

Toddler time will take place from 11 - 1 p.m. (1 hour and 45 minutes to swim, 15 minutes to exit) on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday mornings. It is limited to 60 people and will be first-come, first-serve .

Admission for toddler time is $2.

  1. Guests will have their temperatures scanned before entering - anyone running a fever will be denied entry. 
    • Anyone showing symptoms of COVID-19, who has tested positive for COVID-19 in the last 14 days; or has been exposed to someone who has tested positive for COVID-19 in the last 14 days will be denied entry.
  2. Guests not in the water are encouraged to wear masks while out of the water.
  3. Social distancing practices will be enforced.

TODDLER TIME HOURS

(UPDATED 6-23-2020)

MON.TUES.WED.THUR.FRI.SAT.SUN.
11 A.M. -
1 P.M.
N/A11 A.M. -
1 P.M.
N/A11 A.M. -
1 P.M.
N/A
N/A

Thank you for your patience and understanding. If you have questions, please contact the Community Services Division at 641-792-6622, ext. 2302.