Parks & Recreation

We are happy to announce that First Capitol Pool will be open to the public (under limited capacity guidelines of up to 40 swimmers) from 1PM - 5PM Monday through Saturday beginning on July 1st, 2020.  The pool will be available for party rentals under the same capacity guidelines.  For more information call the pool at (979) 345-2266.

Pool Rental Policies

Pool Rental Application and Waiver

Learn to Swim

First Capitol Pool Swim Lessons Available 

City of West Columbia will be holding registration for swim lessons in the West Columbia Council Chambers at 512 E. Brazos on Wednesday May 27 and Thursday May 28 from 5 - 7PM.  Saturday May 30 registration will be held at First Capitol Pool from 9AM – Noon. Session 1 will be held June 1 – 15 and consist of morning and afternoon classes.  Session 2 will be held June 15 – 25 and consist of morning classes only. Session 3 will be held July 6  – 16 and consist of evening classes only.   Registration fees are $40 for Preschool (must be 3yrs and older) and $50 for Levels I – V.  There is a discounted fee of $45 for each additional child from the same household.  For more information contact Pool Manager at (979) 665-8824.

2020 Swim Lesson Information                    

2020 Swim Lesson Registration Form

First Capitol Pool Water Aerobics Available

The First Capitol Pool will hold Water Aerobics classes beginning Monday, June 1st. Classes are Monday - Thursday.  Morning classes are 7:30 - 8:30AM and Evening classes are 8:00 - 9:00PM. Fees are $3 per class, $40 per month, or $100 per season (June 1st - August 31st). Payments may be made at the pool by check or exact cash only.  For more information contact Pool Manager at (979) 665-8824.

Water Aerobics Registration Form

Water Aerobics Waiver of Liability

ATTN: Due to COVID-19 regulations to insure a safe and healthy environment for you, your child and our staff, the City of West Columbia will only be offering swim lessons and water aerobic classes to a limited number of participants that can be provided in a controlled manner.