Closure Notice: Vecova will be closed on September 30, 2022, for National Truth & Reconciliation Day. All swimming lessons, drop-in(s) and programming will not be running during this time.

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Registration for our Fall 2022 Session 2 swimming lessons and all other registered programs at Vecova’s Aquatics, Health and Fitness will open on September 27th, 2022 at 8:00 a.m.

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Fall 2022 Program Guide

At Vecova,

there's something for every body.

As a civic partner of the City of Calgary, Vecova has programming for everyone. We have implemented enhanced health and safety protocols to serve you safely. 
Our barrier-free facility features: 

  • a fully-accessible warm 34.5° salt-water pool
  • a full-size gymnasium
  • three multi-purpose rooms
  • three studios

Fall 2022 Hours of Operation (September-December)

  • Monday: 7:45 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
  • Tuesday: 6:45 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
  • Wednesday: 7:45 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
  • Thursday: 6:45 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
  •  Friday: 7:45 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
  •  Saturday: 7:45 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
  • Sunday: 7:45 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

 

Closed on all statutory holidays unless otherwise specified.

  • August 27 to September 11, 2022: Closed, reopening on September 12, 2022.
  • September 30, 2022: Closed
  • October 8 & 9, 2022: 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
  • October 10, 2022: Closed
  • November 11, 2022: Closed
  • December 23-26, 2022: Closed
  • December 27-31, 2022: 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
  • January 1 & 2, 2022: Closed

DROP-IN RATES AND SCHEDULE

Please note that rates are subject to change. Prices include GST (if applicable). Vecova drop-in passes are non-refundable and expire one year from date of purchase. Passes are valid for pass holder only and are non-transferable.

Children under 2 years of age – no charge in the pool 

Family – two adults and children from the same family 

Thursday Rehab Swim – additional $10.00 drop-in fee

We welcome all ages and abilities to enjoy our pool. Toys are made available at this time. Public swim will have one lane available at the 8:00 a.m. time. Lanes will not be available during afternoon times.

 

Fall 2022 Public Swim Drop-In Schedule (September-December)

  • Monday: 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.
  • Tuesday: 7:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m., 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., 7:15 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
  • Wednesday: 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.
  • Thursday: 7:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m., 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., 7:15 to 9:00 p.m.
  • Friday: 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.
  • Saturday: 2:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
  • Sunday: 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

All ages and abilities are welcome at our Rehab Swim! Come with a support person or physio therapist. A post-rehabilitation specialist can be requested for an additional fee. These drop-in times are designed for you to work on exercises from your physio or occupational therapist. Some rehab equipment will be available.

 

Fall 2022 Rehab Swim Drop-In Schedule (September-December):

  • Tuesday: 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
  • Thursday*: 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.
  • Saturday: 5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

 

*A post rehabilitation specialist will be present on Thursday’s Rehab swim. If you are looking for someone to guide you through exercises, give you advice or modifications, this time is for you! Due to the specialist, this swim time is an additional $10.00 (after GST) for a drop in.

Fall 2022 Sensory Swim Drop-In Schedule (September-December):

  • Sunday: 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.

 

Sensory swim is for people of all ages to enjoy a quieter pool time with no music, natural lighting and a limited capacity. The goal is to reduce crowding, splashing, noise and the use of fluorescent lights. All fitness and play equipment will be available. Age requirements remain the same as public swim.

Fall 2022 Drop-In Deep Water Workout Schedule (September-December):

  • Monday, Wednesday and Friday: 8:00 a.m.
  • Monday: 8:15 p.m.
  • Tuesday: 9:00 a.m.
  • Tuesday and Thursday: 3:00 p.m.
  • Saturday: 8:00 a.m.

Fall 2022 Shallow Water Aquafit Drop-In Schedule (September-December):

  • Monday, Wednesday and Friday: 9:00 a.m.

Bring the little ones to this indoor playground and play, play, PLAY! Equipment may vary but includes: crash mats, balls, slides, preschool toys, basic gymnastics equipment and plasmacars.

 

Fall 2022 Children’s Play Time Drop-In Schedule (September-December):

  • Tuesday: 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
  • Friday: 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
  • Sunday: 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Children of all ages are welcome to this play time where the environment, equipment and toys are specifically selected for those who may experience sensory processing challenges. Sensory backpacks are available for rent at Consumer Services. Come have some fun in this safe and inclusive space!

 

Fall 2022 Sensory Play Time Drop-In Schedule (September-December):

  • Friday: 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
  • Saturday: 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Come and enjoy a work out in our Strength and Conditioning Room! Equipment includes treadmills, bikes, TRX, functional trainer, hand weights and more. This space will help you meet your fitness goals without the intimidation of a big gym.

Age requirement: Participants must be a minimum of 16 years of age.

 

Please note: Vecova’s Strength & Conditioning Room is closed for the summer and will open again in September 2022.

 

Fall 2022 Strength & Conditioning Room Drop-In Schedule (September-December): 

  • Tuesday and Thursday: 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
  • Saturday: 9:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
  • Monday: 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
  • Wednesday: 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
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Nothing builds confidence like learning how to swim! Swimming is an essential life skill that can provide a lifetime of fun in and around water. Build this skill with a Red Cross swim lesson. We offer lane and cohort swimming and group or private swim lessons for children, youth and adults. Register for a program today!

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Choose how you want to play! Our wide variety of registered Adult Fitness Programs offer something for everyone while ensuring your health and safety.

  • If you’re just starting to get active or returning to fitness after an injury, illness or new diagnosis, try Gentle Fitness.
  • If you’re looking to get toned or build your cardio, join our Get Energized classes.
  • Strengthen the bond with your child while increasing your strength and endurance with our Parent and Baby classes.

There are no bounds as to how you want to work out and achieve your goals!

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Come together at Vecova! Whether you want to practice for an organized league, run your community programs, or host a community meeting, team-building session or special event we've got the space for you! Your health and safety is our top priority. We have enhanced health and safety protocols to serve you safely and adhere to capacity standards at all times.

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Want to be a part of something bigger than yourself? Our community programs give you the opportunity to get engaged and involved in your community. Discover, gather and create with people as passionate as you are.

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Ignite your imagination! Our day camps provide a welcoming and inclusive environment where safety and fun for campers is our highest priority. Each week is filled with daily swim times, learning, crafts, games, activities and more, geared toward age-appropriate child development.

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Celebrate your child’s birthday safely at Vecova! Choose from a variety of pool, gym, or room rentals for a memorable way to celebrate. We have enhanced health and safety protocols to safely accommodate your party needs and adhere to capacity standards at all times.

Preschool and Children’s Programs

Kids learn best through play! Our play and learn programs will get your little ones thinking and moving while having a whole lot of fun at the same time.

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Vecova's Aquatics, Health and Fitness provides an inclusive wellness environment for all Calgarians. When joining our community, you help Vecova meet the lifelong and changing needs of persons with disabilities.

As one of Vecova's social enterprises, Aquatics, Health and Fitness demonstrate that a business can operate profitably and ethically with a social purpose.