Questions and Answers
When was the pool founded?
What is the mailing address of the pool?
PO Box 188, Blue Bell, PA 19422
What is the physical address of the pool?
1776 Erbs Mill Road, Blue Bell, PA 19422
What are the office hours of the pool?
The office does not hold regular hours outside of the season. During the season, the office hours are those of the pool which are posted on the website in the calendar.
What is the phone number of the pool?
The phone number is 610-275-1034; however, the best way to reach us is via email.
How old can I be and still join as a child?
You must be 23 or under and still reside at the bond holder’s primary address.
How old do I have to be to have a membership of my own?
Anyone over the age of 18 may have a bond.
Do you prorate your memberships for people who join late or leave early?
No, we do not prorate memberships at any time.
Do you host parties for non-members?
No. Parties at the pool must be hosted by an active member of the pool.
I'm signing my family up right now but might want to add my parents later. Can I do this and pay for them at that time?
Yes; however, be aware that we do not prorate as explained above.
How do I go about redeeming my bond?
You would initiate the process by signing the back of your stock certificate and mailing it to the pool’s PO Box address. Bonds are redeemed on a “1 in, 1 out” basis whereby requests to redeem bonds are satisfied by requests to buy bonds.
I'm not sure about the status of my bond. How can I find out what it is?
Contact the membership chairperson at firstname.lastname@example.org
Are babies allowed in the pool with swim diapers?
Yes; however, the diapers must be the non-disposable type.
At what age is a child/teenager able to be at the pool without an adult?
Children under the age of 12 must be accompanied by a parent, caregiver (16 or older), or another designated adult.
Is there a swim test that needs to be taken?
Children who wish to use the diving board must pass a swim test.
Are floats allowed in the pool?
Yes, we allow floats but they are limited to one person size rings or small rafts. Management reserves the right in times of high volume to restrict float use.
Can I really leave my floats and chairs at the pool during the swim season?
Yes. Our members are allowed to leave their outdoor items on the fence during the season. Be sure to bring adequate bungee cords to keep all of your items suspended off the ground!
Where can I find information on the swim team?
See the Swim Team
page on the website.
Do you have to be a pool member to join the swim team?
Yes. You have to be an active member to join the swim team.
If two married people want to join, one is a senior and the other is not, how should they fill out the application?
They should apply as two seniors.
How much are guest fees?
2018 rates are $8 on weekdays and $10 on weekends and holidays per person and $5 after 5pm.
Do you have an ‘adult swim’ time?
No; however, we have an adult section of our pool which is restricted to those who are over the age of 18.
Do you have grills available for use at the pool?
Yes, we have two large (2’ x 4’) grills and 4 small (18’ x 18’) grills.
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