The City of Palmdale operates a variety of aquatic facilities that are used for both recreation and competition purposes. We have been recognized by the Red Cross National Provider Recognition Committee for changing the way aquatics is perceived and delivered in the community by receiving the Learn-to-Swim Gold Provider Award in 2018. This award showcases that the aquatics division provides Learn-to-Swim lessons to over 1000 participants during the year. The Aquatics division offers affordable, year-round programs including lap and recreational swim, water fitness, seasonal learn to swim classes, adaptive aquatics, scuba classes, and private swim lessons. The City also offers specialized programming and special events throughout the year.