West Cook YMCA

Fred Hampton Aquatic Center



Beat the heat and enjoy a summer with friends and family at the Fred Hampton Aquatic Center! Swim lessons will be offered. The pool is available for rentals or group activities.
Hours subject to change based on usage. We will update our website with the most current hours.
The Fred Hampton Pool is located at 300 Oak St. in Maywood.



Or, purchase  your pass in person at one of these locations:
Fred Hampton Aquatic Center,
300 Fred Hampton Way, Maywood
Maywood Village Hall
, 40 Madison St., Maywood
Maywood Park District, 921 S 9th Ave., Maywood
Maywood Library, 121 S. 5th Ave., Maywood
Maywood Fine Arts, 25 N. 5th Ave, Maywood
The West Cook YMCA, 255 S. Marion St., Oak Park
Call the Y: 708 383 5200

HALF OFF ANNUAL PASSES! See the flyer here!


Daily Fees
Youth Ages 10-17 $5 $7
Adults Ages 18-54 $8 $10
Adults Ages 55+ $6 $8
Families of 3 $10 $12
Families of 4+ $13* $15*
Annual Passes
Youth $40 $60
Adult $50 $70
Family of 3 $80 $100
Family of 4+ $90* $110*
Swim Lessons
5-week Session $25 $35

*Family of 4+ includes up to 7 individuals.

Daily Fees and Annual Passes are included in West Cook YMCA Memberships.


The Fred Hampton Aquatic Center is available for private group rentals for parties, family reunions, school or church groups, or day care centers.

Group Rental Rate (prices effective 12:00-7:00pm)
$125 for the first hour
$65 for each additional hour

Group/day care
$2 per child

For exclusive rental, contact Kim Polk for pricing at 708-434-0220 or kpolk@westcookymca.org


12:00 - 7:00pm
Daily June 8th - August 17th
Special Holiday Open Swim for Memorial Day (May 26th)


• Choose one session: Tuesdays July 1 - 29 OR Thursdays July 3 - 31
• Time: 12:00 - 12:30pm
• Minimum enrollment numbers must be met for lessons to run.

Pike Ages 3-5. Parents are not required to be in the water. Beginner with little to no experience.

Eel Ages 3-5. Parents are not required to be in the water. Must be able to swim on front, back and side for 5 feet without flotation. Can place face comfortably in the water. 

Polliwog Ages 6-12. Parents are not required to be in the water. Beginner with little to no experience. 

Guppy Ages 6-12. Parents are not required to be in the water. Must be able to complete paddle stroke of 20 feet on front, back and side without flotation, jump in without assistance, place face in water and be comfortable in deep water. 

Teen/Adult Ages 13+. Beginner: Gain valuable experience by learning the basics of swimming. This class will focus on floating, front crawl, backstroke, jumping and being comfortable in deep water.  
Ages 13+. Intermediate: Continue learning more new skills such as breast stroke and flip turns while perfecting your basic swim skills. Must be able to swim 25 yards and be comfortable in deep water.

Register for Swim Lessons in person at the West Cook YMCA.


HALF OFF ANNUAL PASS flyer Letter-size
HALF OFF ANNUAL PASS flyer Tabloid-size
Brochure (with swim lesson information)
Letter-size flyer
Tabloid-size flyer
Sponsor Packet
Church bulletin insert

En español
folleto (con información acerca de las clases de natación)
pequeño cartel
cartel grande
inserte de boletín de la iglesia


Kim Polk
West Cook YMCA Aquatic Director