Hours & Events

Hours of operation, including recurring activities and special event information.

Dunn Loring Swim Club Baby pool

Pool Hours

Season runs from Memorial Day to Labor Day. The normal hours of operation are generally 11am to 9pm with some exceptions when FCPS is in session.

Memorial Day Weekend

  • Saturday & Sunday: 11am to 9pm
  • Monday: 11am to 8pm

After Memorial Day through FCPS last day of school

  • Monday – Thursday: 4pm to 8pm
  • Friday: 4pm to 9pm
  • Saturday: 11am to 9pm
  • Sunday: 11am to 8pm
  • FCPS last day of school (6/12): 2pm to 9pm

Regular Season

  • Weekdays and Weekends: 11am to 9pm
  • DLSC will close at 6pm on the 4th of July

When FCPS is back in session

  • Sunday, 8/18: 11am to 8pm
  • Monday, 8/19 – Thursday, 8/22: 4pm to 8pm
  • Friday, 8/23: 4pm to 9pm
  • Saturday, 8/24: 11am to 9pm
  • Sunday, 8/25: 11am to 8pm
  • Monday, 8/26 – Wednesday, 8/28: 4pm to 8pm
  • Thursday, 8/29: 4pm to 9pm
  • Friday, 8/30 – Sunday, 9/1 (Labor Day weekend): 11am to 9pm
  • Monday, 9/2: 11am to 6pm

Other exceptions will be posted at the front desk or the DLSC Calendar

Lap Swimming

Early morning swim runs from June 17 to August 16.

  • 6:15am to 7:45am Monday through Friday

A few lanes are available for lap swimming during normal operating hours.

Swim Lessons

Private lessons are offered by guards and coaches. For more info, see the bulletin board at the front desk. Pool policy allows only DLSC full-time lifeguards or DLSC Swim/Dive coaches to provide private lessons to pool members.

Group lessons are tailored for a range of different swimming abilities from those new to water, to swimmers looking to refine their stroke technique. Swimmers are grouped by experience and taught by DLSC swim team coaches.

Each session includes eight 30-minute lessons, held Monday – Thursdays at 11am (Fridays are reserved for weather related make-ups). Space for each session is limited so sign up soon to reserve your spot. 

Cost: $85/session (8 lessons) or $50/week (4 lessons)

Session 1:
Monday, June 17 – Thursday, June 20
Monday, June 24 – Thursday, June 27

Session 2:
Monday, July 1 – Friday, July 5 (no class July 4th)
Monday, July 8 – Thursday, July 11

Session 3:
Monday, July 15 – Friday, July 18
Monday, July 22 – Thursday, July 25

Adult Swim Lessons every Tuesday, Friday and Sunday (starting June 16 through July 21)

  • Tuesdays and Fridays from 6:30am – 7:45am
  • Sundays from 8:15am – 9:30am
  • $100 all session pass/ $40 five session pass/ $10 drop-in session

Recurring Activities

Cornhole – Fridays at the Pavilion from 6pm to 9pm
Email The Commish to learn more and sign up.

Water Aerobics 
Mondays at 12pm – Training Pool
Wednesdays at 7pm – Dive Well
Thursdays at 7pm – Training Pool
Fridays at 12pm – Dive Well

Penny Dive – Sundays at 2pm

Raft Hours – Tuesdays and Thursdays from 2pm – 4pm 

Parties & Special Events

Aquapalooza: Saturday, July 27, 3-9pm
Join us for DLSC’s 4th Annual Aquapalooza Pool Party! We will have fun for the whole family with a photo-booth, giant water slide, lawn games, table tennis, and more, including Frank’s famous BBQ!

Networking Event: Tuesday, July 30, 7:30pm – 9pm @ The Pavilion
We’re excited to bring back a pre-COVID tradition that has helped over 15 young adults secure internships and first jobs. Whether you’re eager to learn about networking, grow professionally, or lend a hand, this event is your chance to shine. 

Margarita Party: Saturday evening, August 24
Join your fellow members for the last party of the summer! We’ll have two types of margaritas flowing, as well as other types of drinks. Light food and live music too!

Weather Alerts

Stay up-to-date with pool closures and re-opening notifications.
To get real-time alerts on your device – and set-up push notifications delivered through the X platform (formerly Twitter) – follow these steps:

  • Follow @dlswimclub (DLSC Alerts) on X/Twitter
  • Select the “Notify” button (bell icon) on the @dlswimclub profile page, then select “All Tweets”
  • In the top menu, tap your profile icon > Settings and privacy > Notifications > Preferences > Push notifications > and be sure @dlscwimclub (DLSC Alerts) is listed under “Tweets from people you follow”

    Need more help? Read this step-by-step guide.
    Don’t want to deal with Twitter? Bookmark or add a shortcut your device: @dlswimclub

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