Swimming Pools and Aquatic Activities in Cherry Hill and Medford

Our 2 aquatic complexes in Cherry Hill and Medford offer a variety of activities for water lovers.
Whether you are looking for swim lessons, swim team, aqua fitness classes, lap swimming, or family fun – the Katz JCC offers it all.


Aquatics Facilties at the Katz JCC in Cherry Hill and Medford (Open to JCC full facility members only)

Indoor Pool –

  • 25 yard 6-lane heated indoor pool – 3 ft. to 10 ft. in depth.
  • 1 – 3 foot heated 89 degree teaching pool

Outdoor Pool – (open from Memorial Day weekend – Labor Day weekend)

  • 25 meter 6 lane pool – 3 – 6 ft. in depth
  • 1 ½ foot Kidde Pool with mushroom splash fountain
  • Locker Rooms
  • Optional – Spa Facilities

Medford Summer Swim Park (Open to ALL JCC Members)

This weekend only swim and recreation facility in Medford opens the Sunday of Father’s Day through Labor Day. Located at the JCC Camps at Medford campsite, in addition to a large outdoor pool with slides and Kidde pool, there are picnic areas, sports fields, a splash park, a snack shack, changing facilities and a beautiful lakefront with boating and water inflatable’s.

 Learn to Swim at the Lenny Krayzelburg Swim Academy in Cherry Hill

  • Professional instructors who are well trained through the LKSA Swim Right Method.
  • Swim lessons made fun in a safe environment.
  • Lenny Krayzelburg Swim Academy-
    Classes Offered:
    Parent Tot Classes- Infants as young as 3 months can participate in a 30 minute mommy and me beginner’s swim class.
    -8 students/1 instructor
    -Full Member: $56/month Basic Member: $65/month Non Member: $75/month
  • Private Lessons- These lessons are designed for swimmers of all levels. Whether your child is fearful of the water, or needs to touch up on a few strokes, a one on one fifteen minute private lesson is designed to help students achieve their goal.
    -1 student/1 instructor
    -Full Member: $85/month Basic Member: $98/month Non Member: $110/month
  • Group Lessons- Group lessons are designed for swimmers 3yrs and older who are already comfortable in the water. Swimming in a group provides interaction and motivation for swimmers of all ages.
    -4 students/1 instructor
    -Full Member: $64/month Basic Member: $74/month Non Member: $84/month
  • Stroke Advance Lessons- Our two highest levels within the swim academy teach swimmers how to master all four swimming strokes (freestyle, backstroke, breaststroke, and butterfly). The stroke advance program is designed to prepare students for swim team.
    -6 students/1 instructor
    -Full Member: $56/month Basic Member: $65/month Non Member: $75/month
  • Adult Lessons-Whether just learning how to swim or trying to brush up on technique, adults are welcomed to try a free 30 minute evaluation class with one of our trained instructors. These training sessions are 30 minutes long and one on one with an instructor.
    -1 student/1 instructor
    -Full Member: $140/month Basic Member: $160/month Non Member: $180/month

Swim Teams

The Katz JCC offers a Swim Team Program in Cherry Hill whose mission is to enhance and progress swimming skills while developing a respect for self, team spirit, sportsmanship, work ethic, self-discipline and commitment through healthy competition.

Our JCC Sharks South Jersey Swim team is a co-ed, team open to swimmers ages 6 and up.

Special Needs Cherry Hill Swim Team

Our Sandbar Sharks Swim Team, for individuals ages 9 – 15 with special needs, practices December through March, alongside the JCC Sharks swim team in Cherry Hill.

For more information, contact Barb Dillenschneider.

Cherry Hill Adaptive Aquatics

Our Cherry Hill swimming facilities also offer one on one sessions for mentally or physically challenged children or adults who wish to enjoy the benefits of swimming.

Water Aerobics and Adult Aquatics in Cherry Hill

Great low to non-impact workout. Increase heart and lung efficiency, increase muscle strength and flexibility and burn fat and calories. Join us in our Cherry Hill facility.

Classes include: Water Therapy, Aqua Jam!, “Be Fit” Aqua, Aqua Zumba, Aqua Sculpt, and Deep Water Jogging.

Red Cross Lifeguarding & CPR Classes

Must be 15 years old. Certification for pool lifeguarding only.

Contact  856-424-4444  x1148 for course schedules.

Your Opinion Matters!

Give us feedback on swim lessons, aquatic programs, the pools at our Cherry Hill and Medford locations, customer service, or anything else that matters to you.

For more information, contact Billie Hernisey [email protected] x1144.