The Central Municipal Pool is a year-round facility, which is housed by insulated bubble for the fall and winter months. Recreational and competitive swimming, aquatic fitness, instructional classes, and water safety training are available, as well as a vast array of other activities. Central Municipal Pool features a 25 yard by 50 meter Olympic size pool with 2, one-meter spaces for recreational activities, however at times certain areas of the pool may be closed for competitive or instructional usage.
Central Municipal Pool Schedule:
August 11 Reduced Hours go into effect
August 23 Tigers Quad Meet, 4pm Pool Closed 5-8pm
August 30 Tigers Meet, 4pm Pool Closed 5-8pm
September 2 Tigers vs. MICDS 4pm Pool Closed 5-8pm
September 13 Notre Dame Meet Pool Closed 5-8pm
September 15 Notre Dame Meet Pool Closed 5-8pm
September 19-25 Pool Closed for Fall Maintenance
September 26 Corporate Games Swim Relays Limited Lane Space at 6pm
September 30 Swim Meet Set up Pool Closed 5-8pm
October 1 Cape Rock Invitational Pool Closed All Day
October 6 Tigers Quad Meet Pool Closed 5-8pm
October 11 Tigers Meet Pool Closed 5-8pm
October 18 Swim Meet Pool Closed 5-8pm
October 27 High School Conf. Meet Pool Closed 5-8pm
November 4-6 RCA Great Times Invitational Pool Closed Friday
afternoon- Sunday Night
November 26 Thanksgiving Day Pool Closed All Day
December 1 Tigers Mega Meet Pool Closed 5-8pm
December 24 Christmas Eve Pool Closes at 1pm
December 25 Christmas Day Pool Closed All Day
January 1, 2017 New Years Day Pool Closed All Day
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Recreation Coordinator - Aquatics
Central Municipal Pool
1920 Whitener Street
Cape Girardeau, MO 63701
Patrick Watson, Aquatic Supervisor
Central Municipal Pool/Cape Splash
410 Kiwanis Drive
Cape Girardeau, MO 63701
Monday - Friday
5:00 a.m.- 7:00 a.m.
11:30 a.m. -1:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.
Fitness Swim Admission
During scheduled fitness swims, the pool is available for lap swimming and other fitness activities. Although there is no minimum age requirement for admission, children will not be admitted into the facility during this time period unless engaging is some sort of structured physical exercise. No Free play will be permitted during this time.
Available thru Aug. 7
Saturday - Sunday
1:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Private Swim Lessons