259 N. Maple Avenue (parking lots are located on the corner of Linwood Avenue and Northern Parkway)
2014 SEASON Early Season - Saturday, May 31 to Sunday, June 22 Weekends, 10 am to 7:30 pm
Weekdays, 12 noon to 7:30 pm
Regular Season - Monday, June 23 to Sunday, August 17 Daily, 10 am to 7:30 pm
July 4th - Holiday hours, 10 am to 4 pm
Late Season - Monday, August 18 to Labor Day Monday, September 1 Weekends, 10 am to 7:30 pm
Weekdays, 12 noon to 7:30 pm
Parks, open space, facilities, year round recreational activities to meet the needs of all residents. All Village parks and recreational facilities are now smoke free.
BADGES GO ON SALE APRIL 1st.
Badges may be purchased online via Community Pass beginning April 1st. Please check back for more information.
MEMBERSHIP RATES - GRAYDON POOL AND TENNIS GRAYDON POOL RESIDENT MEMBERSHIPS Village priced memberships are available to Ridgewood residents, non-residents who pay local property taxes to the Village of Ridgewood, and employees of the Village of Ridgewood and Board of Education. Proof is required.
ADULT - $120.00.
CHILD - (ages 2-15, under 2 free) $110.00.
SENIOR - $30.00 (62 and older).
DAILY GUEST PASS - $10.00
BADGE REPLACEMENT - $5.00
NON-RESIDENT MEMBERSHIPS The Village Council and the Ridgewood Department of Parks and Recreation are pleased to invite all families in the surrounding area to join the Graydon Pool facility for the 2014 summer season.
PURCHASE BADGES NOW
Badges may be purchased from the comfort of home on Community Pass. (Visa and Mastercard accepted).
In-person assistance will be available at the Badge Office, onsite at Graydon Pool, on Saturdays, May 10 and May 17, 10 am to 12 noon. Opening day is May 31st, and the Badge Office will be open daily until 7 pm.
Please contact the Recreation Office at 201-670-5560 with any questions.
POOL AMENITIES AND ACTIVITIES
Pool features include a shaded playground, water play fountains, shade kites, Adirondack chairs, a picnic area with charcoal grills, a sheltered pavilion, and the Water's Edge Cafe. Additional amenities include volleyball, basketball, ping-pong, shuffleboard, four-squares, hop-scotch, backgammon, a lending library and for the little ones, "Storytime Under a Tree".
Swim instruction is offered for children and adults along with an adaptive swim class. Patron youth (ages 8-14) may also join the competitive Graydon Swim Team sponsored by the Department of Parks and Recreation.
AQUATICS - INSTRUCTIONAL, COMPETITIVE AND RECREATIONAL Instructional swim courses will be offered to seasonal members of all ages - from parent and toddler to youth levels, to fitness swim, to adult instruction. An adaptive aquatics for children will also be offered and new this year an introduction to diving and adult water aerobics.
Graydon Swim Team plans to continue a tradition of success for youth ages 8 and up (must pass deep water test to participate).
The Swim Team Manual will be available online at a later date.
Swim Team Readiness will prepare younger children, ages 6 to 10 (those who have not passed the deep water test) for the future competitive team.
AMERICAN RED CROSS WATERFRONT LIFEGUARD TRAINING
Ridgewood Department of Parks and Recreation offers a Waterfront Lifeguard Training Certification class as well as a Lifeguard Bridge/Recertification course.
STORYTIME AT GRAYDON
Every Thursday, 2 pm, July 3rd through August 28th, at the pavilion.
Children will gather and enjoy stories and special interactive activities or crafts (geared for ages 4 through 8) lead by Ridgewood adult volunteers. Bring a towel to sit on.
SEASONAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES
Applications are being sought for the many summer positions available with the Parks and Recreation Department including Day Camp Administrators, Day Camp Counselors, Graydon Pool Lifeguards, Security Attendants, and Badge Sale Attendants. Concession Attendant applications will be shared with the Water's Edge vendor. NOTE: Day Camp staff attendance is mandatory for the full six week program, June 30 to August 8, 2014.
Applications will be considered for experience, interests, and accomplishments.
Mail completed applications to The Stable, 259 N. Maple Avenue, Ridgewood, NJ 07450.