Open Summer 2022!

We are excited to be opening for the 2022 pool season!

Targeted Opening: Friday, June 3, 2022   
Closing: Sunday, Aug. 7, 2022

We're excited to jump back in for the 2022 pool season. Our hours and offerings are similar to previous years!
  • Public Swim: The Alice T. Virtue Memorial Pool/Galena Water Park will return to normal hours this season! The pool will be open Monday-Friday from 12-12:50 p.m. for adult lap swim and 1-7 p.m. for public swim. On Saturday-Sunday adult lap swim is from 11-11:50 a.m. and public swim from 12 p.m.-7 p.m.
  • Swimming Lessons: Swimming lesson sign-up is NOW LIVE at and is available throughout the summer. You may come to City Hall during normal business hours (8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Monday-Friday) to register in person. 
  • Our concession stand will open for food and beverages. A beverage vending machine is also available on premises.
  • You may call 815-777-0802 or 815-777-1050 for registration assistance.
  • 2022 Pool Policies may be found here

Public Swim


Swim Lessons


New Public Swim Hours:


12 – 12:50 p.m.
Adult Lap Swim & Water Walking
(Must be 18 years of age or older)

1 – 7 p.m.
Public Swim Time



New Public Swim Hours:


12:00 p.m. – 12:45 p.m.
Adult Lap Swim & Water Walking
(Must be 18 years of age or older)

1:00 – 3:30pm
GROUP ONE / Public Swim

4:00 – 6:30pm
GROUP TWO / Public Swim


Galena Water Park
Swim Lessons at Galena Pool