Rolling Meadows Park District Community Pools
Nelson Sports Complex Pool has closed for the summer 2013 season. The Splash Pad will have extended hours listed below.
Plum Grove Park Pool is open for weekends only and Labor Day. Hours: Saturdays from 1-8 pm, Sundays from 1-7 pm and Labor Day 1-5 pm. NSC pool passholder may use their pool passes at Plum Grove Park.
847/818-3200 ext. 404
Summer Fun and Excitement!
We invite you and your family to experience the fun and excitement for the end of the summer at the Splash Pad and Plum Grove Pool.
Nelson Sports Complex Pool (NSC)
The Nelson Sports Complex Pool (NSC) features include the New Splash Pad, lap pool, diving well with 2 diving boards, 2 water slides, baby pool, adult area & concession stand.
Nelson Sports Complex Pool (NSC):
Rolling Meadows Park District
3900 Owl Drive
Rolling Meadows, IL 60008
847/818-3216 or 3217 (during pool season only) Pool Hotline: 847/818-3200 x404
Plum Grove Pool (PGP)
Want the comfort of a small community pool feel? Then Plum Grove Pool is a great option. This pool features a 25 meter lap pool with diving well, and a baby pool. There’s also great space on the terrace to entertain and socialize with your family and friends. Pool Hours: Saturdays 1pm-8pm and Sundays 1pm-7pm.
Plum Grove Pool (PGP):
Rolling Meadows Park District
4001 Park Dr.
Palatine, IL 60067
847/397-4800 (also hotline number)
The pool will be closed for public swimming if the air temperature is under 68 degrees as recorded at Rolling Meadows on www.weather.com, or at the manager’s discretion based on inclement weather, low attendance, or unusual circumstances. Both pool locations have the Thor Guard Lightning Prediction System. For more information on Thor Guard, click here.
Learn to Swim (Swim Lessons)
Group swim lessons are offered at the Nelson Sports Complex pool during the summer season. We offer levels 1 – 6. Also available is Tot classes and Parent/Tot classes. Private and Semi-Private lessons are offered at both pool locations.
RM Rapids Swim Team
This program focuses on the self improvement and skill development of the individual swimmer, while building a strong competitive team. Children ages 5-18 who are able to swim 25 yards of front crawl using rhythmic breathing, are welcome to join. Practices will be offered at both pools. Our swim team is a recreational and competitive swim program that features five age groups, 8 & under, 9-10, 11-12, 13-14 and 15 & over. League meets take place on Wednesday nights. Transportation will not be provided to the meets. This program is designed to help participants improve swimming skills and techniques within a format similar to more intense year-long programs.
All lifeguards at both facilities are Ellis & Associates trained and certified. Ellis & Associates is a leader in the industry of lifeguard training. Guards continue their training by participating in at least 4 hours of in-service each month during the season. Ellis conducts unannounced audits on our lifeguards 3 times during the summer to assess the quality of our program and give feedback to our management staff.