Photo of Kennedy Pool deck

Kennedy Swimming Pool 

Location: 5 Cherry Street Somerville, MA 02144 
phone number: 617-629-5445

Director of Parks & Recreation Jill Lathan 

Assistant Pool Manger Stephanie Hudson    

Use our Calendar for our daily schedule. 

 


 SUMMER 2019 PROGRAMMING

Click on the below bulleted links for additional program information.

REGISTRATION IS CONDUCTED ON THE SOMERVILLE PARKS AND RECREATION WEBSITE

  • Somerville resident registration begins Saturday, May 4, 2019 at 9am.
  • Non-Somerville resident registration begins Saturday, May 11, 2019 at 9am.

Starting this year, we are streamlining our swim lesson registration process and offering an online payment option to better serve you. In order to register for swim lessons at the Kennedy Pool this year, patrons will need to create an account with the Somerville Parks and Recreation Department.  Please click on one of the options below to connect to the registration pages.  The lessons will not be accessible on the link until registration for the summer starts.

Once your account is set up, you will also have the ability to make online credit/debit card payments. Check payments will also be processed through the Somerville Parks & Recreation office (19 Walnut St.).


Lap Swim 18+

 April 29, 2019 - June 14, 2019 

  • Monday +  Wednesday + Friday 6:00am-7:30am 
  • Monday – Thursday 6:30pm-8:40pm

Saturday 12/1/18, 1/5/19, 1/26/19, 2/2/19, 2/9/19, 3/23/19, 3/30/19, 4/6/19. 4/27/19, 5/4/19, 5/18/19. 6/1/19

  • 9-11am and 12:15-3:40pm

Saturday 12/8/18, 3/9/19, 5/11/19, 6/8/18

  • 1-3:40pm

Saturday 12/15/18 and 1/12/19

  • 9-11am and 1-3:30pm

Summer 2019

​​Lap Swim Costs

 
Somerville
Residents
Non-Somerville
Residents
Children
Sat pm
(7-17)
$3.00
$4.00
Senior
(60+)
$3.00
$4.00
Adult
(18+)
afternoon/
evening
$4.00
$5.00
Adult
(18+)
MWF
morning
$5.00
$6.00

SUMMER 2019 passes are valid for the entire summer:

  • Family Pass:  $75 Somerville resident, $95 Non-Somerville resident                             
  • Individual Pass during Lap Swim ()18+):  $60 Somerville  resident, $80 Non-Somerville resident 
  • Senior Pass (60+):  $50 Somerville resident, $75.00 Non-Somerville resident

Entering the pool

Enter and exit using ONLY the pool entrance located at the side of the Kennedy School building on Sartwell Ave. The Kennedy School is located at 5 Cherry Street in Somerville.


Family Swim

April 29, 2019 - June 14, 2019

  • Monday-Thursday 6:30-7:30pm

Saturday 10/20/18, 10/27/18, 11/3/18, 11/17/18, 12/1/18. 12/15/18, 1/5/19, 1/12/19, 1/26/19, 2/2/19, 2/9/19, 3/23/19, 3/30/19, 4/6/19. 4/27/19, 5/4/19, 5/18/19, 6/1/19

  • 12:15-3:30pm  family swim will occur in the small pool the entire time

Saturday 12/8/18, 3/9/19, 5/11/19, 6/8/18

  • 1-3:30pm  family swim will occur in the small pool the entire time

SUMMER 2019

Family Swim Costs

 
Somerville
Residents
Non-Somerville
Residents
Children
(birth-
17)
 
$1.00
$2.00
Senior
(60+)
$1.00
$2.00
Adult
(18+)
$3.00
$4.00

2 month passes are valid for 8 weeks and start at the date of purchase

  • The family pass is valid for 2 adults and 2 children, each additional child is a $10 fee.
  • $75 for Somerville residents, $90 for Non-Somerville residents

Pool Rules and Polices

Click here to read our Kennedy Pool Rules and Policies before you join us for Family Swim or Lap Swim.


How to Get to the Pool

The Pool is located in the basement of the J.F. Kennedy School at 5 Cherry Street in Somerville.  Enter and exit via the Kennedy Pool door. This door is on Sartwell Avenue on the North side of the building.


Persons with Disabilities

Enter + Exit the pool using the Kennedy School entrance (located at 5 Cherry Street . Somerville, MA 02144).  Please call the pool during our open office hours at, 617-629-5445, upon arrival a Kennedy Pool employee will come up to open the door.  Once in the school you take a left and at the bottom of a small ramp you will find the elevator.  Press P for Pool on the elevator buttons.  Exit the elevator and take a right, the pool office and locker rooms are in the middle of the hallway on your right.