Classes, Camps and Aquatics

The Community Services Department offers a wide variety of quality recreation classes and camps for people of all interests and ages. Whether you are looking to learn something new, relieve stress, burn calories, gain enrichment, improve your skills, build stamina, channel creativity, or just be plain silly, we have a class for you! Our reasonably priced recreation classes offer the opportunity to try new things with minimal commitment and no membership dues. 

Click here for current class, camp, and aquatics information including descriptions, days, times, locations, ages, prices, and registration information.

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The 2021 Summer Guide is here! Click anywhere on the Summer Guide image to view the fun that awaits you!

Summer Guide 2021 Cover

Our Orange - Class Schedule

Our Orange Summer 2021 Cover

Online Class Registration

We are committed to providing our residents and visitors with the highest level of service. By using Orange Recreation Online, you can register for our activities, classes and programs online, at your convenience.

We still accept registration via mail, fax, and in-person at our front counter. For the printable PDF version of the registration form, please click here.

Register Online Here

Summer Day Camp

The Community Services Department is so excited to offer modified in-person Day Camp programming this summer! Our program will adhere to California Department of Public Health guidelines to maintain a safe environment for staff and patrons. We are eager to get back into our parks for some summer fun and hope you join us too! 

Check our our Summer 2021 offerings for the Orange community. Enjoy a variety of classes, camps, swim lessons, and so much more. Registration opens on May 3rd. Please note that programming is subject to change and/or cancellation.

Click here to view the weekly site calendars.

Click here to view the weekly Teens-4-Team Orange calendars

Click here to download printable registration form.

Click here to download the 2021 Parent Packet



Recreational Swim

Begins Wednesday, July 14 to Wednesday, August 11
7:15 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. (Wednesday nights only)

Cost: $ 3.00 per swimmer, per session. Payment will be taken at the beginning of each recreational swim session. Only cash and checks made out to "City of Orange" are accepted as payment.

Important Information: A swimsuit is required to enter the pool.

Swimmers under the age of 7 who are not proficient swimmers, or those under 4 feet tall must be accompanied in the water by an adult.  The pool capacity of 190 people, including non-swimmers, is strictly enforced.  No refunds are given for unexpected pool closures.


Group Lessons

Hart Park Pool
701 S. Glassell St., 92866

The City of Orange employs American Red Cross-certified Lifeguards and Water Safety Instructors to ensure high-quality programming for Summer 2021 to include in-person aquatic activities. All programs adhere to current California Department Public Health and American Red Cross safety guidelines. All guidelines and programs are subject to change or cancellation. 

Important information: 

  • The City of Orange is excited to announce that effective 6/19/21, adults are no longer required to enter the water for our Little Guppies and Tadpole classes.  Our instructors are now able to make contact with the participants and provide a traditional lesson experience. 
  • Students may be transferred by Hart Park Pool Staff to the most appropriate skill level. 
  • Facemasks are required indoors for those who are not fully vaccinated. 

Water Excercise
$34 per session, per participant. Ages 13+

Set to upbeat music, this 9-week fun outdoor aquatics program offers you a full body cardio workout designed to help sustain and improve joint mobility, tone muscles, increase endurance, and burn calories. 

Instructor: Hart Park Pool Employee

Hart Park Pool
701 S. Glassell St., 92866

6336 Tuesdays, June 15- August 10, 7:30pm-8:30pm.
6337 Thursdays, June 17- August 12, 7:30pm-8:30pm.

Full Sessions:

$45 per session, per participant
Sessions consist of 9 lessons, 30 minutes each
Week 1 of each session meets Monday – Friday
Week 2 of each session meets Monday – Thursday

Session 1: June 14 – June 24
Session 2: July 5 – July 10
Session 3: July 19 – July 29
Session 4: August 2 – August 12

Mini Session:

$22 per session, per participant
Sessions consist of 4 lessons, 30 minutes each
Lessons will be held on Saturdays. 


Session 1: June 19 – July 17
Session 2: July 24 – August 14

Lap Swim
$27 per session, per participant. Ages 16+

Come enjoy independent lap swim. Participants will be assigned their own lane. Lap swimming will go short course (width of the pool) rather than long course (length of the pool). This activity will be taking place during our water Exercise class. 6 Lanes available for usage. Registration is required prior to participating. 

Instructor: No instructor will be provided

Hart Park Pool
701 S. Glassell St., 92866

6338 Tuesdays, June 16- August 10, 7:30pm-8:30pm.
6339 Thursdays, June 18- August 12, 7:30pm-8:30pm.

Hart Park Pool Swim Lesson Registration

  • Priority Online/Mail-in/24-hour drop box registration for Orange Residents only begins Monday, May 3, 2021 at 7:30 AM.
  • Online/Mail-in/24-hour drop box registration for all patrons including non-residents begins Monday, May 17, 2021 at 7:30 AM. 
  • Walk-in registration for all patrons including non-residents begins Tuesday, May 25, 2021 at 7:30 AM. 

 Online Registration:
To register online for swim lessons go to online class registration.
Mastercard/Visa payments accepted.

Mail-in/24-hour Drop Box/Walk in Registration:
Download and print the registration form.

Important Registration Information:

  • The City of Orange is currently programming for Summer 2021 to include modified in-person Aquatic activities. All programs will adhere to California Department of Public Health (CDPH) and Red Cross guidelines to maintain a safe environment for all participants. 
  • Swimming lesson registration is taken on a first-come, first-received basis. Classes fill up fast. Placement will be based on class availability.
  • For priority registration, Orange residents must enclose a copy of a current utility bill dated within the last 30 days for proof of residency. If a recent utility bill is not received, the registration will be mailed back. (Non-residents do not need proof)
  • Be sure to select alternate class times and sessions when using the aquatics registration form.
  • If the preferred class is filled, the participant will be placed in the next available class based on the alternate choices provided.
  • Do not list alternate classes if the participant is unavailable to attend.
  • Once registration has been processed, a lesson confirmation and parent packet will be emailed.

Hart Park Pool Refund Policy 

  1. All swim classes and lessons are non-refundable. 
  2. Missed or cancelled swim lessons, classes, or activities cannot be transferred to another session, rescheduled, nor refunded. 
  3. Unexpected pool closures may occur. Please call our Hart Park Pool Hotline (714) 744-5518, before each lesson, to receive the latest information regarding pool closures. No make-up lessons will be provided for any reason.

Please direct questions regarding Hart Park Pool’s Summer Aquatics Program to (714) 744-7266 or

ORCA Registration : Click here for more information on ORCA registration.