Charlottesville Alert

The acac Downtown parking deck will be closed this weekend, Saturday 9/21 – Sunday 9/22. Please visit our website for valet parking details and more information.

Phase III of the acac Downtown parking deck maintenance begins Monday, September 16 with a new traffic pattern. Please check our facebook page for the latest updates. 

Update 9/17/19: The warm water pool heater at acac Albemarle Square is broken and parts are delayed. The heater should be fixed by next Thursday, September 26. A temporary solution is in place to increase the pool temperature until this is resolved. We apologize for the inconvenience. 

Group Lessons

Please choose your location:

Albemarle Square | Downtown | Adventure Central Waterpark

Online registration opens May 1st! Visit our member portal to sign up. 


acac Albemarle Square | Fall 2019

Dolphin Babies | Ages 6 months to 3 years

One parent or caregiver must be in the water with each child. Swim diapers required.

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Mini Dolphins | Ages 3 to 5

[ 4:1*] | Levels 1 – 4

* Max. swimmer to instructor ratio

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Dolphins | Ages 5 to 7

[5:1*] | Levels 1 – 6 

* Max. swimmer to instructor ratio

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Mighty Dolphins | Ages 7 – 10

[6:1*]  | Levels 1 – 6 

* Max. swimmer to instructor ratio

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Session dates

Price per session  (Dolphin Babies & Mini Dolphins)

Price per session (Dolphins, Mighty Dolphins & Teen Dolphins)

**Prorated – 3 classes only due to holiday 

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Pre-School Swim Lessons | Ages 2.5 to 5

[4:1*] | Levels 1 – 3

Morning swim lessons just for Kids Zone users! Please bring your child with his or her bathing suit on underneath their clothes. A Kids Zone team member will bring your child to the pool at 9:30am and return them to the Kids Zone to change at 10:00am.

* Max. swimmer to instructor ratio

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Have questions? Fill out our interest form or head to our member portal to register.


acac Downtown | Fall 2019

Dolphin Babies/Toddlers

Ages 6 months to 3 years | One parent or caregiver must be in the water with each child. Swim diapers required.

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Mini Dolphins | Ages 3 to 5

[4:1*] | Levels 1 – 2

* Max. swimmer to instructor ratio

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Dolphins | Ages 5 – 6

[5:1*]  |  Levels 2 – 4

* Max. swimmer to instructor ratio

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Mighty Dolphins | Ages 6 – 9 

[6:1*] | Levels 4 – 6

* Max. swimmer to instructor ratio

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Session dates

30 minute lesson/per session set (Dolphin Babies/Toddlers & Mini Dolphins)

45 minute lesson/per session set (Dolphins, Mighty Dolphins, & Teen Dolphins)

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Have questions? Fill out our interest form or head to our member portal to register.


acac Adventure Central Waterpark | Summer 2019

Dolphin Babies/Toddlers

Ages 6 months to 3 years | One parent or caregiver must be in the water with each child. Swim diapers required.

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Mini Dolphins | Ages 3 – 5 

Levels 1 – 4 | 30-minute group lessons

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Dolphins | Ages 5 – 7 

Levels 1 – 4 | 45-minute group lessons

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Mighty Dolphins | Ages 7 – 10 

Levels 4 – 6 | 45-minute group lessons

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Session dates

* Swim lessons will take place at Albemarle Square on Wednesdays due to a home swim meet.
** No lessons will be held on the 4th of July. 

30 minute lesson/per session set (Dolphin Babies/Toddlers & Mini Dolphins)

45 minute lesson/per session set (Dolphins, Mighty Dolphins, & Teen Dolphins)

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Have questions? Fill out our interest form or head to our member portal to register.