Pine Bluff Arsenal Recreation Services will open swimming pools at the Arsenal starting Memorial Day weekend.

Pine Bluff Arsenal Recreation Services will open swimming pools at the Arsenal starting Memorial Day weekend.


Hours are noon to 7 p.m. Monday through Saturday, and 1-6 p.m. Sundays. Pool passes will go on sale Monday, May 2.


Fees for the pools are active duty military — no charge; military family member — single $80 and family — $100; retired military — single $90 and family $110; Department of Defense employees and retired personnel — single $110 and family $120; federal employees other than Defense Department — single $130 and family $150; community civilians and contractor — single $260 and family $310; and guests $5 per person.


Swimming pool parties begin at $150. Reservations can be made at 870-540-3658. Pool passes can be purchased at the Arsenal Recreation Services at building 16-310. For information about passes, call 540-3778.


Swimming lessons will also be offered to Arsenal employees and the community Mondays through Thursdays, May 16-26, and June 6-16. All lessons are $80 per student. For times, ages, vetting requirements or other information about these lessons, call 870-540-3621 or 540-3778.