Frequently Asked Questions
What time is open swim?
The leisure pool is open 6-8 p.m. daily including weekends for open swim. This includes the lazy river, water slide, and the vortex for guests to enjoy. Swimmers age 9 and younger must be accompanied by someone at least 16 years old. Patrons using the water slide must be at least 4 feet tall and be able to swim. A swim test may be given by the staff before riding the slide.
The lap pool is open 1-5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday for open swim. This includes basketball in the shallow end, open diving in the deep end, and the drop slide depending on demand. A swim test may be given before participants are allowed in the deep end.
Please click here for further information about swimming.
What time is child care available?
The Donald & Mary Kosch Family Child Activity Center is open Monday through Saturday from 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m and Monday through Thursday from 5-8 p.m.
The cost for child care is $3 per child per hour. The maximum amount of time is 2 hours. Children must be between 6 months and 10 years old. For more information about child care please click here.
Do parents have to be with children on the fitness floor? What about the track and upstairs area?
Guests 13 and up are allowed to visit The Center without an adult, however, you must be 15 years or older in order to utilize the fitness equipment, weight equipment, upstairs track area, and participate in aerobic classes.
FORD COMMUNITY AND PERFORMING ARTS CENTER | 15801 MICHIGAN AVE., DEARBORN, MI 48126 | P: 313.943.2350.
THE CENTER IS OPEN MONDAY-FRIDAY FROM 5:30 A.M. - 10 P.M., SATURDAY FROM 8 A.M. - 8 P.M. & SUNDAY FROM 9 A.M. TO 6 P.M.
THE BUSINESS HOURS FOR THE RECREATION AND PARKS DEPARTMENT SERVICE DESK ARE MONDAY - FRIDAY FROM 8 A.M. to 6 P.M.