Maytag Pool

Maytag Pool Summer 2013 007.jpgMaytag Pool can be found nestled in the center of historic Maytag Park, which is located at 301 S 11th Ave W. Since the pool was built in 1935, it has served as one of the main summertime family attractions in Newton.

The pool features zero-entry access, a chair lift, water fountains, two water slides, a diving well, and six 25 meter swimming lanes.

Entry Fees

  • Maytag Pool is a cash only facility.
  • Daily entry fee during open swim is $5.00 and children 3 and under are free. 
  • Toddler time and lap swim entry fee is $2.50.

Pool Schedule 

Maytag Pool opens on May 27 and will close on August 13. These dates may change based on the last and first day of school for students at Newton Community School District. Click here to download a printable pool schedule.


Mon.Tues.Wed.Thur.Fri.Sat.Sun.
Toddler Time11 a.m. - 1 p.m.NA11 a.m. - 1 p.m.NA11 a.m. - 1 p.m.NANA
Lap Swim11 a.m. - 1 p.m.12 - 1 p.m.11 a.m. - 1 p.m.12 - 1 p.m.11 a.m. - 1 p.m.12 - 1 p.m.NA
Open Swim1 - 9 p.m.1 - 6:45 p.m.1 - 9 p.m.1 - 6:45 p.m.1 - 6:45 p.m.1 - 6:45 p.m.1 - 6:45 p.m.

Note: Children who are 9 years old and younger must be supervised by a responsible person, who is at least 15 years old.

Pool Closures: The pool does periodically close due to weather related issues or other concerns. All pool closing information can be found on our website and on the Newton Park and Recreation's Facebook page. 

Late Summer Information: Starting August 7, 2023 the pool will close at 5 p.m. every day of the week. 

Pool Passes

Maytag Pool season passes are available now. Season passes are $45 per person in 2023. Click here to print the Maytag Pool Pass form. Please call the Community Services Office at 641-792-6622 ext. 2304 if you have questions.

Swimming Lessons

The first session will be June 12 - 23 and the second session will be July 10 - 21. The cost is $35 per child per session, click here to print the swimming lesson registration form. If you have questions, please call the Community Services Office at 641-792-6622 ext. 2304.

Pool Party Reservations

Pool party reservations are now available, click here to make your reservation. Reservations can also be made in-person at the Community Services Office, 403 W 4th St N, Suite 501. Office hours are 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday. If you have questions, please call the Community Services Office at 641-792-6622 ext. 2304.