City of Boise public pools open Friday

Boise kids will dive into summer on Friday, May 31, for opening day at the city's six municipal outdoor pools. Doors open at 1:30 p.m.

The outdoor municipal pools are operated by the Boise Parks & Recreation Department. All pools are staffed by certified lifeguards.

City pools are located at:

Borah Pool, 801 Aurora.
Fairmont Pool, 7929 Northview
Lowell Pool, 1601 N. 28th St.
South Pool, 921 Shoshone
Natatorium and Hydrotube, 1811 Warm Springs Ave.
Ivywild, 2250 Leadville

Swim classes are available at all six pools. Eight 25-minute classes are offered Mondays-Thursdays in two-week sessions. Classes are taught by certified instructors.

Youth season swim passes start at $30 for Boise city residents. Family passes and non-resident passes also are available.

Register for swim lessons or for information, call Fort Boise Community Center at (208) 608-7680.