2021 Pool Season: May 29th through Labor Day Weekend

Please Read the following document from Boone County – May 2021

May-1-to-May-31-Coronavirus-Response-Requirements

PLEASE READ THE ANNOUNCEMENT BELOW REGARDING THE 2020 POOL SEASON

Final.Stonegate.Pool Announcement

Please Read the Following Document from the Indiana State Department of Health regarding pools

ISDH Recommendations for Pools

Rules while utilizing the pool

  1. Respect and obey the lifeguards
  2. No running, pushing, shoving, dunking or horseplay
  3. No gum
  4. No glass anywhere in pool area
  5. No pets
  6. No tobacco or e-cigarettes
  7. No food or beverages allowed in or at the edge of the pool
  8. Rafts and floats are allowed at lifeguards’ discretion
  9. Radio/music is allowed at lifeguards’ discretion and should be appropriate for all audiences
  10. Children must be accompanied by an adult or caregiver at least 16 years of age
  11. Adult swim/10-minute rest period will occur at the end of each hour
  12. Zero depth pool is reserved for toddlers and preschoolers who must always be directly supervised by a caregiver. Older children may not use this pool during adult swim.
  13. Children not fully toilet trained and/or under the age of 3 must wear a swim diaper
  14. All accidents must be reported to the lifeguards immediately
  15. Babies and toddlers in/on floatation devices must be within arm’s reach of a caregiver
  16. Swimmers must dry off and wear shoes when entering the Meeting House
  17. Pool will close if the air temperature is below 70 degrees
  18. Pool will close when thunder and/or lightening occur. Pool will re-open at guard’s discretion.
  19. Please help keep the pool area and rest rooms clean. Properly dispose of all trash.
  20. The pool in Stonegate is for the sole use of Stonegate Property Owners and their supervised guests. All guests must be accompanied by a Property Owner when visiting the pool. All Property Owners must use their issued pass card and/or sign in when entering the pool area.
  21. Per the Boone County Health Dept:  Covid Capacity Rules are as follows: Blue – 100 percent capacity, Yellow – 50 percent capacity, Orange – 25 percent capacity, Red – up to 25 percent capacity. (yellow to red:  you will be asked to sign in and out to track capacity)
  22. Per the Boone County Health Dept:  Every 3-5 Hours pool furniture will need to be sanitized by staff.  Plan on taking a short break from using the furniture each afternoon for proper cleaning.
  23. The Boone County Health Dept encourages the use of masks when entering and exiting the pool deck.  Please be mindful of crowding and maintain social distancing.
  24. You will not be allowed to enter the pool area if you have any symptoms of Covid-19, including fever, cough, GI issues, etc. You must be symptom free for at least 10 days before returning to the pool. Please do not take this lightly as exposing others at the pool is incredibly irresponsible.

Birthday Parties and Other Celebrations

(2 per day with a 3 hour limit each)

Members planning to hold a party or gathering at the pool must obtain a “Stonegate Rental Agreement for Aquatic Center Activities” form from the Stonegate POA Business Office. The forms must be completed and returned to the POA business office or Event Manager along with any appropriate fees and/or deposits at the time of reservation. No deposits will be refunded due to a cancellation less than 2 weeks prior to the event. Refunds will be made for in climate weather that forces the event to be cancelled. In climate weather would be temperatures less than 70 degrees Fahrenheit or Lightning in the area. Party or Celebration requests are at the discretion of the POA and may be denied if the facility is heavily scheduled. Exclusive use of the Aquatic Center will only be allowed during hours when the pool would not normally be open. The following rules apply:

  • Property Owners should present a guest list to the pool staff so that guests can be signed in and admitted.
  • The property owner must pay for all non-member guests at the rate of $5.00 per guest.
  • Chaperones are required for each event. One chaperone will be required per eight swimmers under the age of 8. (i.e. up to 8 children = 1 adult, 9-16 children = 2 adults, 17 – 24 children)
  • Please plan to end parties 30 minutes prior to pool closing to provide time for clean-up. Property Owner shall be responsible for clean-up prior to leaving and supplying all janitorial supplies needed.
  • Pool may be used for special events during normal hours.
  • Exclusive use of the pool for events by individual homeowners is only available during hours which do not coincide with the normal posted pool hours.

Pool Season

Weather and Staffing Permitting, the Stonegate Pool Season will be Memorial Day Weekend Saturday through Labor Day Weekend Monday.

Pool Hours

  • School Days (Mon-Fri) 4:00 PM until 8:00 PM
  • Non School Days (Mon-Thur) 10:00 AM until 8:00 PM
  • Non School Days (Fri) 10:00 AM until 10:00 PM
  • Weekends/Holidays (Sat) 10:00 AM until 10:00 PM  (Sun) 12:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Pool Guests

The pool at Stonegate is for the primary use of Stonegate Property Owners and their registered guests. All guests must be accompanied by a property owner when visiting the pool. All members and guests must use their issued pass card/code when entering the pool.
Property Owners are allowed up to 2 guests free of charge. Property Owners over the guest limit are required to pre-pay of $5.00 for each guest over the 2 guest limit that visits the pool. Guest passes must be purchased in advance at the Business / POA office. No payment will be accepted at the pool. Cash and or check is the only means of payment accepted. Checks shall be made payable to Stonegate POA.

Non-parent caregivers, over the age of 18, may bring children of a member to the pool at anytime without charge, however, the Property Owner must obtain and sign a Permission Slip or Baby Sitter Pass prior to their visit. Permission Slips / Baby Sitter Passes are available at the Business / POA Office.

Stonegate wants your visit to the community pool to be enjoyable. Pool staff and the management have the right to deny access to the pool to both Property Owners and their guests. When Property Owners come to the pool they will be required to “sign-in” or use their assigned access card/code. Additionally, Property Owners that “sign-in” must identify how many children are attending and the names of all guests.

Supervision of Children in Pool Area

Children who do not swim are to be supervised primarily by the accompanying parent or care giver. Children under the age of eight using the wading pool or spray pad must be directly supervised by an adult or caregiver at all times.

All children under 12 years of age must be accompanied by a caregiver or adult while at the pool. Additionally, all children between the ages of 12 – 17 must be accompanied and supervised by a caregiver or adult while at the pool. Exceptions will be allowed for children between the ages of 12-17 years of age that have a completed “Stonegate Pool Permission Slip” on file with the Stonegate POA office. Forms must be signed by Parent or Legal Guardian in the presence of Staff.