PCC Pool Rules & Practices

General Pool Information
We are required by the Health Department to have a Certified Pool Operator (CPO). We have an automated chemical controller on site, test our pool waters, keep a log of chemical levels, and offer excellent supervision and staff.  We have group swimming lessons, private swim lessons, and a competitive swim team; details can be discussed with a staff member.  We offer games and most often entertainment for holiday events.
No smoking is permitted in the pool area.                                                                                                      
No glass of any kind.

Pool Opening & Closing
The Pool is scheduled to open Memorial Day Weekend each year.  The pool closes after our Labor Day celebration. 

Seasonal Pool Hours

Sunday & Monday – 11:00 – 5:00
Tuesday thru Saturday – 11:00 – 7:00

Lap swim 10:00 – 11:00 daily

Guest Policy
Guests can visit the pool with members 2x per month and no more than 7x per year. This does not apply to minors and out of town guests. There is a $7 guest fee for all guests.  (Grandchildren of members are welcome and are not considered guests) Babysitters can complete the form in the office in order to be registered and not charged. All members must sign in, as well as any guests, at all times.  There is a sign-in sheet upon entrance to the pool area.  School aged kids of members can only bring other school aged kids that live in Wood County on Wednesdays and Fridays.
Reciprocal Country Club members do pay a per person guest fee.

Pool Attire
All members must have bathing attire on at the pool.  Any member wishing access on the patio or in the bar area must have on a cover up and shoes.

Pool Café/Snack Shack
We have a pool café staffed through the season, which we offer drinks, snacks, candy, and frozen novelties.  We offer service poolside from our pool menu with items made in our clubhouse kitchen.

Pool Parties
Pool Parties at Parkersburg Country Club can only be booked and hosted by Club Members. All early closings will be announced at the pool entrance. A calendar of all pool parties and events is posted in the pool office.  Members should work with the Event Manager to coordinate and pay for pool parties.

Pool Party Supervision:
There will be certified lifeguards on duty for pool parties. If the count goes over 40 people, an additional lifeguard will be necessary. All children need to be accompanied by an adult.

Pool Party Food & Beverage Allowances:
All food and beverages must be purchased through Parkersburg Country Club.  A menu is available to choose menu options.
Cakes and desserts are permitted from outside venues.

General Swimming Pool Rules
1.  All members must sign in (and their guests if any) upon entering the pool.
2.  The names of all out-of-town guests must be registered at the pool office before entering the pool.
3.  Wood County children will be permitted at the pool during regular hours, as a guest, on Wednesdays and Fridays.
4.  No person shall use either of the pools while suffering from any infections or contagious diseases.
5.  An adult must accompany all children 12 years of age and under.  Lifeguards, on duty, may not be asked to babysit children.
6.  The baby pool is restricted to children 5 years of age and under and must be accompanied by an adult.
7.  The guards will take a 15-minute break each hour at 15 minutes before each hour (a guard will always be in the chair during breaks). During this time only adults (18 years and over) and pool staff may swim.  Parents may take kids 4 years and under with them into the pool at this time.
8.  The Pool Manager and Lifeguards have full authority to discipline all persons at the pool for not following rules and practices.
9.  Due to the requirement of the State Health Department, all food must be purchased at PCC and must be eaten at the tables and lawn chairs provided.  Only baby food is allowed to be brought in.
10. No glass containers of any kind are permitted in the pool area and all members and guests are asked to place trash in the proper containers when done.
11. No cigar, cigarette or e-cigarette smoking will be permitted within the gates of the pool.
12. No dogs are permitted in the pool area.
13. No running on or around the pool deck area.
14. Diving is only permitted off the diving board in the deep end area to prevent injury.

15. Members and guests should exit the pool from either a pool-side ladder or stairs. Do not try to climb out of the pool so as not to damage the skimmers.

Updated 6/23