deFremery Pool

deFremery Pool is located near deFremery Recreation Center.

Date Posted: September 9th, 2018 @ 1:02 PM
Last Updated: April 17th, 2023 @ 2:16 PM

deFremery Pool is located near deFremery Recreation Center. We serve the West Oakland community with fun, safe, educational and recreational programs. The pool use includes a variety of classes including swim lessons for pre-school, youth and adults, swim team, recreational swim and so much more.

We are currently recruiting lifeguard certified staff which will allow us to expand lap swim and other program offerings. Click here to apply for open Aquatics Positions

OPRYD Aquatics will also be offering future Lifeguard Certification courses, visit us online by clicking here

For questions or concerns please email

Spring & Summer 2023 Activity Guides Now Available:

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deFremery Pool 2023-24 Summer Schedule

(Saturday 6/3/23 - Sunday 7/30/23)


12:00am - 1:30pm (Monday-Friday)


1:45pm - 3:15pm (Monday-Friday)

2:00pm - 4:00pm (Saturday)


Preschool (4 years-5 years) 10:40am - 11:10am, 11:20am - 11:50am (Monday-Thursday)

Preschool (4 years-5 years) 5:15pm - 5:45pm, 5:55pm - 6:25pm (Monday-Thursday)

Youth Learn to Swim (6 years-3 years) 10:00am - 10:30am, 10:40am - 11:10am (Monday-Thursday)

Youth Learn to Swim (6 years-3 years) 6:35pm - 7:05pm, 7:15pm-7:45pm (Monday-Thursday)

Parent and Child (6 months-3 years) 5:15pm - 5:45pm (Monday-Thursday)

Adult (14+) 7:15pm - 7:45pm (Monday-Thursday)


3:30pm - 5:00pm (Monday-Friday, Swim Meets on Saturday Mornings)


5:15pm - 6:45pm (Monday, Wednesday, Friday)

Holiday Closures (2023-24)

Monday, June 19th (Juneteenth National Independence Day)

Tuesday July 4th (Independence Day)