Great news – we have a pool! During the month of July, MAAC practice will be held at Modesto High School. The schedule will be:
Monday thru Thursday: 5:30 – 6:30 am
Monday thru Friday: 11:30am – 12:30 pm
Monday thru Thursday: 4:45 – 5:45 pm
Friday: 7:00 – 8:00 pm
Saturday: 8:00 – 9:30 am
This schedule starts on Monday, July 2. There will be no practice on Wednesday, July 4 for the Fourth of July holiday.
Please park on Rosedale Ave and walk between the boys’ locker room and the cafeteria. The pool is on the left past the boys’ locker room.
If you plan on swimming during the month of July, please don’t forget to pay your dues. Additionally, Community Ed will be working on credits to your account for lost swim time. Thank you so much for your patience! We look forward to seeing everyone at the pool!
If you plan on swimming at Oakdale while the MJC pool is closed, please keep this in mind: The Masters Swim will be closed Wednesday 7/4, Thursday 7/5 and Friday 7/6 in celebration of the 4th of July Holiday. They will reopen on Monday 7/9 at 8:00 a.m. for the morning session as usual.
Dear Community Education Students:
Modesto Junior College is evaluating the pool situation. We are sorry about not having sent out another communication regarding the status however we are not aware at this time of how long it will take to have the pool and the surrounding area up and running.
We are currently trying to find alternate sites in the community and will be meeting to discuss this with community leaders on Tuesday. We will have a better picture of what is available after that meeting. Community Education values your business and we continue working to provide you with the best service possible. Once we have a clearer picture of what is available we will provide you with information regarding cancelled classes, credit towards future classes or reimbursements, and information on when classes will resume.
If you have any questions or concerns, please call (209) 575-6063. We thank you for your patience and are sorry for the inconvenience.
Thank you, Elizabeth Orozco-Wittke, Manager
Hi everyone! We hope to have an update about the pool in the next week or so. For those of you who want to keep swimming while the MJC pool is closed, Ripon and Oakdale offer drop-in masters swimming. Check with each team for the drop-in policy + cost.
Ripon: More information here.
Oakdale: More information here.
There will be a special MAAC board meeting at Kathy Sandner’s house (499 Otis Drive in Ripon) on Wednesday, June 20th at 7pm. All members are welcome to attend. We’ll be discussing the recent events at the pool.
Following an explosion at the MJC pool on June 17, practice will be cancelled until further notice. We will keep you updated just as soon as we have more information.
The Modesto Bee is following the story here.
Latest Update: New Modesto Bee article here.
MAAC PM practice will be cancelled tonight (June 6th). All practices will be cancelled tomorrow (June 7th). Pool maintenance is cleaning up a contamination from a young swimmer. Sorry for any inconvenience!
Get ready for a fun new MAAC challenge coming on June 18th! For more information, check out the flyer here.
Save the date for the Oakdale Masters Mid Summer Short Course Yards Swim Meet on July 21, 2018. See the flyer here for more information.
Beginning June 25th, noon practice will move to 1pm Monday-Thursday. Friday practice will remain at 11:30am.
Also beginning June 25th, PM practice will move to 4:45pm Monday-Thursday. Friday practice will remain at 7pm.