The Elizabeth A. Berner Pool will be opening on Saturday, June 7 from 1 to 8 p.m. The hours of operation for the month of June are weekdays from June 9 to 17 from 2 to 8 p.m., weekends from June 7 to Aug. 16 from 1 to 8 p.m. Beginning June 18 until Aug. 15 from 1 to 8 p.m. daily. Post season Saturday, Aug. 16 to Aug. 21 from 1 to 7 p.m., Aug. 22 and 23 from 1 to 3:30 p.m.
Berner Pool will close for the season Aug. 23 at 3:30 p.m.
The Plainville Recreation Department is issuing picture IDs, renewal stickers, and passes for the 2014 summer season.
All Plainville residents ages 5 and up are eligible for a picture ID pass card. For those under 5 years of age, no card is required. Children under 9 years of age must be accompanied by an adult to use the facility. Initial picture pool ID card fee is $18 per card. Proof of residency is required. IDs are issued in the Recreation Office only.
ID Cards must be renewed annually at a fee of $15 per card in the Recreation Office only. If the Recreation Department determines that a new Pool ID Card is needed, it will be the responsibility of cardholder to do so. This cost will be $15. Senior citizens will pay a $12 fee for ID cards and $11 for renewal (62 and over). Replacement ID Card Fee is $18 per card. Lost cards will be issued in the Recreation Office only.
Daily pool passes for residents are available at the fee of $2 each and are limited to 10 per season per adult. Minimum age to purchase pool pass is 18 years of age and proof of residency is required. If you leave the facility, you must have your hand stamped to re-enter. Passes are available at the pool or Recreation Office. Pool passes are non refundable and non transferable.
Residents must show their ID Card or a pool pass to be admitted into the pool area. Rules are strictly enforced. Due to the large numbers of residents using the Berner Pool, the town is unable to grant access to this facility for groups or local organizations.
Non-residents (including children) may obtain a daily pool pass at a fee of $12 each. If you leave the facility, you must have your hand stamped, to re-enter. Passes are available at the Pool or the Recreation Offices.
The Recreation Office is located at 50 Whiting St. Office hours are Monday through Wednesday 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Thursday, 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Fridays from 8 a.m. to noon.
Contact the Recreation Department at (860) 747-6022 if you have any questions or concerns.