Staenberg Kooper Fellman Campus

JCC Goldstein Family Aquatic Center

What’s OPEN

• Outdoor Lap Pool ONLY
• Splash Pad (open family swim hours)
• Distanced Deck Seating
• Bath House

What’s CLOSED

• Aqua Play Unit & Dump Bucket
• Zero Depth Entry Leisure Pool
• Lazy River
• Water Slide
• Aqua Climbing Wall
• Diving Board

 

LAP SWIM HOURS

Monday – Friday
5:00 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.

Saturday – Sunday
7:30 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.

Reservations are not needed for lap swim.

Water walking is available in the lazy river (no current) during lap swim hours.

Please bring your own towel.

Lap Swim Information
  • Lap swim is open to Members, ages 16+
  • Guests are not allowed.
  • The only access point to the pool is through the main outdoor aquatic entrance. You will not be allowed into any other area of the facility.
  • Lap swimming will be in the outdoor lap pool only. In the event of inclement weather, the Goldstein Family Aquatic Center will close.
  • Water walking will be allowed in the lazy river during Lap Swim hours only. The current in the lazy river will not be turned on.
  • All high touch surfaces (deck chairs, exit handles, and diving board handles) will be sanitized. Men’s, Women’s and Family Bath house restrooms and showers will also be cleaned and sanitized.

What’s Available

  • There will no towel service, so please bring your own towels.
  • There will be no water fitness equipment (kick boards, flippers, etc) available for lap swim. You may bring your own if needed. Please label your items.
  • Bags are allowed, but secured storage will not be available. We ask that you try to limit the amount of personal items you bring with you.
  • The bath house will be available.
  • The concession stand will be closed. Outside food and drink is not allowed.
  • The drinking fountains will not be available, but the bottle fillers will be. Glass bottles are NOT allowed. Refillable plastic containers only.

In addition to following the State of Nebraska Health Department, Douglas County, and the Centers for Disease Control guidelines, The J is implementing extra precautions to help our community stay safe and healthy. This includes extensive cleaning protocols and social distancing practices within each of our classes, programs, and facility areas.

OPEN FAMILY SWIM
& SPLASH PAD HOURS

Reservations are REQUIRED
Reservations open at 11 a.m. the day prior

Saturday – Sunday
Session I     11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Session II    12:45 – 2:15 p.m.
Session III   2:30 – 4:00 p.m.
Session IV   4:15 – 5:45 p.m.

Monday – Thursday
Session I     11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Session II    12:45 – 2:15 p.m.
Session III   2:30 – 4:00 p.m.
Session IV   4:15 – 5:45 p.m.
Session V    6:00 – 7:00 p.m.

Friday
Session I     11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Session II    12:45 – 2:15 p.m.
Session III   2:30 – 4:00 p.m.
Session IV   4:15 – 5:45 p.m.

Members may reserve 1 session per day.
1
00 Members allowed per session.
Lap Swim not available during these hours
Please bring your own towels.

Open Family Swim Information
  • Open Family Swim is available to Members of all ages. Children MUST have an adult with them.
  • Children will still be swim tested.
  • The only access point to the pool is through the direct outdoor aquatic entrance. Entry or exit through the Fitness Center / main building will not be allowed.
  • When in the water all children with red swim test bands, and those ages 8 and under, MUST be within arm’s reach of an adult at all times.
  • All high touch surfaces (deck chairs, exit handles, and diving board handles) will be sanitized. Men’s, Women’s and Family Bath house restrooms and showers will also be cleaned and sanitized.
  • In the event of inclement weather, the Goldstein Family Aquatic Center will close.

What’s Available

  • There will no towel service, so please bring your own towels.
  • Bags are allowed, but secured storage will not be available. We ask that you try to limit the amount of personal items you bring with you.
  • Outside inflatables are not allowed. Those needing flotation assistance must use US Coast Guard approved PFDs only.
  • The bath house will be available.
  • The concession stand will be closed. Outside food and drink is not allowed.
  • The drinking fountains will not be available, but the bottle fillers will be. Glass bottles are NOT allowed. Refillable plastic containers only.

In addition to following the State of Nebraska Health Department, Douglas County, and the Centers for Disease Control guidelines, The J is implementing extra precautions to help our community stay safe and healthy. This includes extensive cleaning protocols and social distancing practices within each of our classes, programs, and facility areas.

Know Before You Go

• All Members MUST access the Goldstein Family Aquatic Center through the direct, outdoor entrance. Entrance and exit through the Fitness Center will NOT be allowed.
• Members MUST have their Membership ID card to access the facility.
• Guests are not allowed at this time.
• There will be NO towel service at the pool for the time being. Please bring your own.
• Drinking fountains will not be available, but bottle fillers will be. Only empty plastic containers allowed. No glass.
• At this time, there will not be concessions. No outside food is not allowed.
• Children will be swim tested. Please review our pool rules and policies here.

All hours are weather permitting and subject to change.

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We extend our sincerest gratitude to the Goldstein Family, Michael Staenberg, Tom Fellman, and Howard Kooper for making this vision a reality.

You Belong Here

The Jewish Community Center has been a big part of Omaha for more than eight decades! We opened our doors in 1926 and still, today continue to serve everyone in the community with our state-of-the-art facilities, outstanding programs, and dedicated staff. We’ve been here in the past, we’re here today and we’ll be here tomorrow.