Humboldt pool opening Memorial Day Weekend

By: Donovan W. Mann –

Humboldt, IA – The Humboldt Family Aquatic Center is opening for the 2021 season in time for Memorial Day Weekend.

Humboldt Recreational Director Paxton Peterson says that the pool will begin operating at normal hours right at the start the season. Those hours include regular hours of 1-8 pm seven days a week.

Lap swim times will also be available each day. Monday-Friday the aquatic center will be open for this purpose from 6:30-8 am and from noon to 12:45 pm. Weekend lap swim is from 7-9 am and noon to 12:45 pm.

Peterson says that this year the Humboldt Aquatic Center has a staff of 30 life guards to start the season. They also have 15 concession stand workers which is up from years past.

In addition to the regular schedule, Peterson says the managers are planning to host two or three fun, late night events. Details on those are expected to be released at a later date.

More information about the Humboldt Family Aquatic Center, including pass and daily admission prices, can be obtained by calling (515)332-7140