Jones Aquatic Center Rules
- All children under 10 years of age must be accompanied by a paying adult.
- All children in flotation devices must be within arm’s reach of an adult at all times.
- Flotation devices are not permitted in the diving area, the slides, or the lazy river (excluding the lazy river tubes in the river).
- Height requirement for the Yellow Slide is 48 inches.
- Height requirement for the Blue slide is 42 inches tall. Patrons under 42 inches tall may ride the blue slide with a guardian 16 years of age or older.
- Metallic items (buttons, zipper, rivets, etc.), jewelry (necklaces, bracelets, rings, wedding bands, etc.), sunglasses, goggles, and accessories of any kind are not permitted on the slides.
- Everyone must enter and ride slides feet first on their backs and maintain proper body position the entire time.
- Stopping in the middle of the slide is prohibited.
- Non-swimmers in the lazy river must be riding with a guardian 16 years of age or older and remain on the tubes at all times.
- One diver on diving board or steps at a time.
- Inward/Cutaway dives and any other dives deemed unsafe by the Aquatics staff are not permitted.
- Dive straight. Diving to either side of the diving board is not permitted.
- Goggles, jewelry, toys or restrictive devices that could cause injury are not permitted in diving area.
- Horseplay is prohibited.
- Hanging on basketball rims or ropes is prohibited.
- Dunking, riding on shoulders, and “tossing” other patrons is prohibited.
- Outside food and drinks are prohibited.
- All food and drink must be kept in the concession area for sanitary reasons.
- JAC is a tobacco / alcohol / drug free facility.
- Running is prohibited in all areas of the facility.
- Appropriate swim attire for the family environment is required.
Jones Aquatic Center will close if one or both of the following criteria occurs.
- The air temperature is below 75 degrees at the time of opening
- If the air temperature reaches 75 degrees or higher by 2:30 p.m. the pools will open at 3 p.m.
- Inclement severe weather is in the area
Hold on to your receipt. If the pool closes, due to inclement weather, within 30 minutes of time on your receipt, you will receive a coupon for a free swim at a later date upon leaving. Not valid if pool re-opens and you are still present.