Rules and Regulations may be subject to change during the 2020 season due to Covid-19 issues and concerns.
We ask that all members of the Rockbrook Swimming Pool be familiar with the Rules and Regulations detailed here. By paying the dues, you have agreed to all of the Rules and Regulations set forth by the Pool Board.
Admission to the pool area may be refused to anyone when the health or safety of the other pool members is in jeopardy. This would include, but is not limited to: colds, cuts, eye infections, open sores, and intoxication. Swimmers are required to shower before entering the pool. This is especially important after using the volleyball area as sand can damage the pump and filter system.
The use of the baby pool is restricted to children 5 years old and under and must be accompanied by a member 15 years of age or older. Swim diapers are required for all children who are not toilet trained. These diapers will be available at the front desk for a fee.
Community Service Hours
Rockbrook Pool is a not-for-profit organization. High school students interested in earning community service hours should contact the Pool at email@example.com. Volunteers typically participate in Spring Worker Weekend, the Fourth of July Party, swim meets or other pool activities as approved by the Board of Directors.
Only one person is permitted on either side of the diving board or the slide at a time. Only one bounce is permitted prior to diving and there should be no diving or jumping towards the side of the pool. Swimming in the diving/sliding area must be approved by the lifeguard on duty.
Early closing may be necessary due to inclement weather, temperatures below 67 degrees, or a home swim meet or at the manager’s discretion. The pool manager may close the pool if a health or safety hazard exists. Home swim meet dates will be posted on the bulletin board across from the front desk and on this web site. Typical closing time on those dates is 3:00 p.m.
Members are eligible for incentives when they recruit new members to the pool.
- 1st Recruit = $30 “finders fee”
- 2nd Recruit = $30 “finders fee” and 10 Guest Passes ($50 value)
- 3rd Recruit = $30 “finders fee”, 5 additional Guest Passes ($25 value), Free Pool Party Rental ($150 value)
Flotation Devices and Pool Toys
Members may use Coast Guard Approved Puddle Jumpers for their children. Adults must be within arm’s reach of their child(ren) at all times regardless if a young swimmer is wearing an approved puddle jumper.
For patron safety, only Nerf style balls are allowed in the pool. Other items/toys may be found unacceptable at the discretion of the pool staff.
Swim lessons are the most important life saving skill.
Food and Beverages
Glass or other breakable containers, utensils, etc. are not allowed within the pool fence, pool room or bathhouse facilities.
Although alcoholic beverages are not specifically excluded from being in the pool area, consumption should be inconspicuous as to not offend those members who do not consume alcohol. Consumption of alcoholic beverages is highly discouraged while swimming, diving or using the slide.
Possession and/or consumption of alcoholic beverages is permitted as long as the following rules are followed:
- Adults only, 21 years or older.
- No glass containers.
- Responsible, discreet and mature consumption only.
- Must use a designated driver.
- Violators will be asked to leave the Pool property immediately and their membership, guest, or day visitor status may be suspended or revoked.
- Absolutely no beverages in the baby or big pool.
For information on renting the Gazebo, please call us at (402) 715-5259 or visit the front desk.
The use of pool property is limited to paid members and registered guests. Guests may use the pool when accompanied by a member for a fee of $5 per person per day. The guest fee on July 4th is $5 per person. There is no longer a limit on how many times you may bring the same guest. When bringing a guest, you must: 1) check in at the front desk. 2) pay the guest fee.
It is important for all members to comply with the guest policy. Guest fees keep the member costs down and are an important source of revenue. Please notify the manager on duty of any unregistered guests as they will be asked to leave the pool. A baby sitter may use an adult’s membership only to bring the member’s children to the pool. Baby sitter will be required to pay a guest fee, each visit. Or, for Trial and Family memberships, you can add on a Nanny/Baby Sitter pass for an extra $30.
Lost and Found
The pool is not responsible for any loss of property. The lost and found is located outside the men’s locker room. The contents of the lost and found is emptied at the end of the season and donated to a local charity. All pool members are encouraged to lock their bicycles and park them to the right of the pool entrance, inside the front fence line.
Rockbrook Pool does not issue membership cards. You will need to check in by signing in at the table before entering the pool and let the guard on duty know your bond or trial membership number. They will look up your membership to make sure you are an active member. Prior to the season, our new system will give you the ability to upload your own photo of you and each dependent. We will also be able to take your picture within your first visit to the pool. This process will eliminate ensure only active members are using the pool and all guests pay a guest fee.
The Rockbrook Pool Board reserves the right to deny or revoke membership for any member who violates any of the rules or guidelines listed, as well as for any reason which the board is presented a valid reason by a bond holding member, which could include but is not limited to rude or lewd behavior, ethical or questionable behaviors that affect the image or reputation of the pool, stealing, sneaking in guests, failing to follow and adhere to lifeguards on duty, bullying, etc…
Parking is available in the southeast school parking lot. However, please do not park in the 3 stalls closest to the school. They are reserved for daycare pickup. Please remember to lock your doors and remove valuables from your vehicles.
For information on renting the pool for a private party, please call us at (402) 715-5259 or visit the front desk. Rental requires a bond membership plus a member for minimum of 90 days. Trial members are not eligible to host a private party.
Fighting, pushing, hitting, spitting, etc. will not be allowed on the pool property. Anyone guilty of this contact will be asked to leave the pool property or will be given minor grounds maintenance duties. Pets, bikes, skateboards, etc. are not permissible in the swimming pool area. For the safety of all pool members, no glass containers of any kind are allowed on the pool property and access to the front office and the pump room is limited to the pool staff. The Rockbrook Swimming Pool is a smoke free environment.
Spring Worker Weekend
A $75 maintenance fee refund will be given to those families who contribute four (4) hours helping prepare the pool and surrounding property for the summer session.
You MUST work the entire 4-hour shift, signing in & out at the end of your shift to receive your refund. For safety and liability reasons, please do not bring your children (15 & under) to the pool during worker weekend. The 2019 Worker Weekend will be Saturday, May 4th, 8 am – 12 pm or 1 pm – 5 pm.
Suggestions and Comments
Your suggestions and comments are always welcome.
Complaints should be directed to the manager on duty. The manager will handle the complaint and inform the Board of the complaint and how it was handled. If you are dissatisfied, please contact any Board member with further questions or concerns, or simply visit the Contact Us page.
Rockbrook Swim Team
The Rockbrook Swim Team competes in the “A” division of the Greater Omaha Swim League. For more information CLICK HERE.
For sanitary reasons, a swimsuit must be worn at all times in both the lap pool and the baby pool. Street clothes are not permissible swimwear. All children requiring a diaper must wear a swim diaper at all times. There are swim diapers available at the guard shack for a fee.
After 5 PM, every child age 12 and under must be accompanied by a member 18 years of age or older. Additionally, children 12 and under may be asked to swim the length of the pool. If your child is not able to swim unassisted, you may be asked to be at the pool when they are and a note will be made on your account. Any concerns about pool usage for members 12 and under should be brought to the Rockbrook Pool board as soon as possible so that parents can be contacted and a plan put in place if needed.
Volleyball and Wallball
The volleyball and wallball courts may be used by members of the pool free of charge. Balls are available for checkout at the front desk.