Maytag Pool

Maytag Pool Summer 2013 007.jpgMaytag Pool can be found nestled in the center of historic Maytag Park, which is located at 301 S 11th Ave W. Since the pool was built in 1935, it has served as one of the main summertime family attractions in Newton.  The pool features zero-entry access, a chair lift, water fountains, two water slides, a diving well, and six 25 meter swimming lanes.

Maytag Pool will be closing for the season on Monday, August 10 at 4:30 p.m.

For a PDF of the 2020 Maytag Pool Hours & Rules, click here.

2020 Open Swim Information

Opening day is scheduled for Friday, June 26. Due to COVID-19 and recommendations from public health officials - the following rules and regulations have been put in place.

  1. Due to limited capacity, open swim will require reservations for 2 hour time windows (1 hour, 45 minutes of swimming - 15 minutes to exit). A total of 60 people will be allowed per 2-hour time window. The time windows available during open swim are: 
    • 1 p.m. - 3 p.m.
    • 3 p.m. - 5 p.m.
    • 5 p.m. - 7 p.m. (except Sunday)
  2. How to make a reservation:
    • Weekdays (Monday through Friday) - To register, you must call 641-792-1009 starting at 11 a.m. to reserve a spot for that day. 
    • Weekends (Saturday and Sunday) - To register, you must call 641-792-1009 starting at 12 p.m. (Noon) to reserve a spot for that day.
  3. Admission is $2 per person. CASH ONLY. No season pass sales this year.
  4. Guests will have their temperatures scanned before entering - anyone running a fever will be denied entry. 
    • Anyone showing symptoms of COVID-19, who has tested positive for COVID-19 in the last 14 days; or has been exposed to someone who has tested positive for COVID-19 in the last 14 days will be denied entry.
  5. Guests not in the water are encouraged to wear masks.
  6. Social distancing practices will be enforced.
    • Seating and tables will be limited due to social distancing practices; guests wishing to sit on the pool deck may bring their own chair.
  7. Limited concessions will be available for purchase.

OPEN SWIM HOURS

(UPDATED 6-23-2020)

MON.TUES.WED.THUR.FRI.SAT.SUN.
1 - 7 P.M.1 - 7 P.M.1 - 7 P.M.1 - 7 P.M.1 - 7 P.M.1 - 7 P.M.1 - 5 P.M.

Thank you for your patience and understanding. If you have questions, please contact the Community Services Division at 641-792-6622, ext. 2302.

2020 Lap Swim Information

Lap swim will take place from 12 p.m. - 1 p.m., Monday through Saturday. Lap swim is limited to 6 people and will be first-come, first-serve.

Admission for lap swim is $2.

  1. Guests will have their temperatures scanned before entering - anyone running a fever will be denied entry. 
    • Anyone showing symptoms of COVID-19, who has tested positive for COVID-19 in the last 14 days; or has been exposed to someone who has tested positive for COVID-19 in the last 14 days will be denied entry.
  2. Guests not in the water are encouraged to wear masks.
  3. Social distancing practices will be enforced.

LAP SWIM HOURS

(UPDATED 6-23-2020)

MON.TUES.WED.THUR.FRI.SAT.SUN.
12 - 1 P.M.12 - 1 P.M.12 - 1 P.M.12 - 1 P.M.12 - 1 P.M.12 - 1 P.M.N/A

Thank you for your patience and understanding. If you have questions, please contact the Community Services Division at 641-792-6622, ext. 2302.

2020 Toddler Time Information

Toddler time will take place from 11 - 1 p.m. (1 hour and 45 minutes to swim, 15 minutes to exit) on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday mornings. It is limited to 60 people and will be first-come, first-serve .

Admission for toddler time is $2.

  1. Guests will have their temperatures scanned before entering - anyone running a fever will be denied entry. 
    • Anyone showing symptoms of COVID-19, who has tested positive for COVID-19 in the last 14 days; or has been exposed to someone who has tested positive for COVID-19 in the last 14 days will be denied entry.
  2. Guests not in the water are encouraged to wear masks.
  3. Social distancing practices will be enforced.

TODDLER TIME HOURS

(UPDATED 6-23-2020)

MON.TUES.WED.THUR.FRI.SAT.SUN.
11 A.M. -
1 P.M.
N/A11 A.M. -
1 P.M.
N/A11 A.M. -
1 P.M.
N/AN/A

Thank you for your patience and understanding. If you have questions, please contact the Community Services Division at 641-792-6622, ext. 2302.