Swimming Lessons

The Downers Grove Park District offers swim lessons through Maple Hill Pool and Lombard Park District. We also offer seasonal swimming opportunities for Downers Grove residents through Lombard Park District, Butterfield Park District and Woodridge Park District.

Maple Hill Pool

Dive in with instructional swim lessons based on the American Red Cross' Learn to Swim Program. The Maple Hill Swimming Pool is a private swim and tennis club located in the heart of Downers Grove, Illinois, at the corner of Maple and Belmont 5605 Belmont Avenue. Children must be at least five years old at the date of the first lesson in order to enroll.

Maple Hill Pool Swim Lessons

Paradise Bay Water Park

Downers Grove residents receive a discounted rate for swim lessons at Lombard Park District.

Lombard Park District Swim Lessons

Pool Pass Exchange


To purchase a pool pass at resident rates at any of the facilities below, bring a driver's license, a property tax or utility bill to the Recreation Center, 4500 Belmont Road or Lincoln Center, 935 Maple Avenue. Staff will verify your residency and give you a confirmation letter. The participating aquatic facility will use that confirmation letter to issue your summer 2016 pass.

Cypress Cove Family Aquatic Center

8301 S. Janes Avenue, Woodridge, IL 60517. 630.985.5620


  • Two competition pools (25-yard)
  • eight slides (three body slides, lazy river
  • tube slide, drop slide, two kiddie slides,
  • 42" & under slides) 600-foot lazy river, spray
  • play area, sand play area and two concession stands.

Visit cypresscove.org for resident rates, swim season and facility hours.

Butterfield Park District Recreation & Aquatic Center

21 W. 730 Butterfield Road, Lombard, IL 60148. 630.858.2229

  • water slide,
  • zero-depth pool, diving area, raindrop
  • mushroom, geysers and deck sprayers.

Visit www.butterfieldpd.com for resident rates, swim season and facility hours. Limited number of passes available.

Paradise Bay Water Park

433 East St. Charles Road, Lombard, IL 60148. 630.620.7322

  • Zero-depth tot pool
  • 8-lane lap pool
  • bowl slide, high dive, low dive, drop slide, body slide
  • leisure pool with fountains, spouts, water cannons, mazes, a bubble bench, a waterwalk and vortex.

Visit www.lombardparks.com for resident rates, swim season and facility hours. To receive resident rate, mail-in or drop-off your registration at Sunset Knoll Recreation Center, 820 S. Finley Road, Lombard, IL 60418. Online season pass registration is not available for Downers Grove residents.