Annual Membership Meeting, Ice Cream Social and Synchro Show This Wednesday, July 25th

The July Annual Membership Meeting is on Wednesday, July 25th in the clubhouse. Come hear an update on Overlee operations, vote in the election of Board members and ask any questions you may have. We hope you will join us! And be sure to submit your ballot for Board elections!

Here is the schedule of events surrounding the Membership Meeting:

6:00 – 7:30 pm Ice Cream Social, scooped by the Swim Team
6:45 – 7:45 pm Membership Meeting Agenda

  • Welcome
  • Introduction of Board Nominees
  • Approval of February Membership Meeting Minutes
  • Administrative, Operational and Activities Updates
  • Election Results Announced
  • Introduction of Board of Directors and Thanks to Outgoing Board Members
  • Open Q & A
  • Meeting Adjourned
8:00 pm “Welcome to the Future” Synchro Show Begins in the Lap Pool

 

Team Updates: July 20th – 29th, 2018

Swim: Congratulations to our Flying Fish for coming in second at the NVSL All Star Relays on Wednesday night. We are so very proud of our Flying Fish! Our final NVSL dual meet is this Saturday at Chesterbrook at 9 am. Both teams are undefeated, so the Division One title is on the line yet again! Please come out to cheer on our amazing Flying Fish in what is sure to be an exciting meet.
Synchro: One week until the annual Synchro Show! The “Welcome to the Future” synchro show will be Wednesday, July 25 at 8:00 pm after the Ice Cream Social. Rain date is Thursday, July 26th.
Performance Week Practice Schedule:
Sunday, July 22: Practice 9:00 – 10:30 am; Rehearsal Dinner in the clubhouse 6:30 – 8:00 pm; Rehearsal 8:00 – 10:00 pm
Wednesday, July 25: 5:30 pm Arrival for hair and makeup in the Team Room (below front desk). Show at 8:00 pm in Lap Pool
Dive: Overlee Diving fielded six divers in the annual Wally Martin Memorial 3 Meter Meet last Sunday. Michayla Eisenberg was the 2018 Junior Girls Champion, and her name will be in the record book forever (like Coach John – 1981 Champ)! Hannah Karlin was 2nd place for Senior Girls; Cecelia Yen was 3rd place for Freshman Girls; Chris Cobey scored a 5th place finish for Junior Boys; Harry Burmeister was 10th place in Intermediate Boys and Jonathan Teitelbaum was 12th place for Senior Boys. Congratulations to all of our divers! The Dive Team was again victorious against Crosspointe on Tuesday night, continuing their undefeated season at 4 and 0. Many thanks to our Coaches, Team Reps, food purchasers, table workers, judges, and all who gave their time for such a great experience.
Overlee Divers will finish the regular season next Tuesday with a home meet against Dunn Loring at 6:00 pm. Come watch and visit our Overlee Dive Bar (snack bar) to support the dive team.

Sign Up for the 2018 Crab Feast by Wednesday, July 25th, 2018

The Annual Overlee Crab Feast is on Saturday, July 28th from 7:00 – 11:00 pm. Cost for crabs is $49 for members/$59 for guests; BBQ is $29 for members/$34 for guests. Please bring an appetizer or dessert to share and your favorite beverages.
Online registration and payment only. (no Front Desk sign-ups). Click HERE to register. ​

Deadline for signing up is this Wednesday, July 25th (No sign-ups on the evening of the crab feast).
Note: Crab Feast is an adults-only (age 21 and over) event.
Pool closes and grounds cleared at 6:00 pm for set up.  **Only crab feast volunteers will be allowed to enter before 7:00 pm.
If you have any questions about the crab feast, please contact Nico Vroom at [email protected]

This Sunday Is Kids’/Teen Night: Kids’ and Teens Rule the Pool

Kids (ages 5 and older) and Teens rule the pools at Overlee this Sunday beginning at 6:30 pm. We will have a DJ, pizza, drinks and snacks! Sign up now online to pre-register and get your wristband. The cost is $5 per person, including parents – everyone needs a wristband showing they have paid. Click HERE to pre-register for $5.00 and avoid the entrance lines. After 11:59 pm on Saturday, July 7th, the cost goes up to $8.00. You can pick up wristbands on Sunday from 10:00 am – 6:00 pm to skip the front door entrance line (kids may also enter through the back gate after showing their wristband).
No re-entry is allowed once a child exits the pool.
Please plan accordingly to pick up your kids and teens at the following times:

  • 5 – 8 year-olds are asked to go home at 8:00 pm
  • 9 – 10 year-olds are asked to go home at 9:00 pm
  • 11 & olders go home at 10:00 pm when pools close

If not registered before 11:59 pm on Saturday, you can only pay when the front doors open at 6:30 pm and the entrance fee is $8.00.
Parents: There will be no grilling or alcohol allowed. If you feel like you need to attend and you are not a chaperone, you will need to register and pay. Parent volunteer chaperones are needed to help (at no charge). If you are willing to help, please email Nico Vroom at [email protected].
Note to All OVL Members: All pools, grounds and facilities close this night at 6:00, except the lap pool.

Fourth of July Festivities Planned

Join us for our annual 4th of July celebration! On Wednesday the 4th, the pool will open at 10:00 am. Please note: All Overlee pools and facilities will close at 6:00 pm on July 4th so the staff can enjoy the holiday.
Schedule of Events:

  • 10:30 am – 5:00 pm: Adult Volleyball Tournament
  • 12:00 pm: 4th of July Kids’ Parade: bring your kids and their decorated bikes, scooters, strollers, whatever, come ride around the pool deck and show off their patriotic colors and spirit!
  • Games in the main pool, including the Big Splash contest and swim relays among others, on the deck and in the social pool.
  • The moon bounce will be set up all day.
  • 12:00 – 3:00 pm: Burgers, hotdogs and rib platters will be for sale to raise funds for the OVL’s Dive, Swim and Synchro Teams (all grills at the pool will be unavailable from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm)
  • 12:30 pm: Dive Showcase featuring Overlee’s Amazing Dive Team and Coaches
  • 1:00 – 1:30 pm: Synchro See-It/Try-It Demo with the Head Coach and swimmers from the NoVa Synchro Team.

Sign Up Now for the 4th of July Volleyball Tournament

2017 Overlee 4th of July 
Volleyball Tournament Champs
Overlee will be hosting its 10th Annual July 4th Volleyball Tournament. Sign up as a team of five or six players OR sign-up as a single to be placed on a team. Teams may include up to four guests (and yes, guest fees apply).
Sign-up online here: https://tinyurl.com/2018OVLVolleyballTourney.
If you have any questions, please contact our official tournament chair, Joe Kress, at [email protected].
There are four different tournaments and they will be played as follows:
Adult Group Play: Sunday, July 1st 12–6pm
Adult Tournament: Wednesday, July 4th 12–5pm
Kids Tournament: Sunday, July 8th 2–4pm
Mixed-Family Tournament: Sunday, July 8th 4–6pm

Kids/Teens Night on Sunday, July 8th

On Sunday evening, July 8th starting at 6:30 pm, Kids (ages 5 and older) and Teens rule the pools at Overlee! We will have a DJ, pizza, drinks and snacks! The cost is $5 per person, including parents – everyone needs a wristband showing they have paid. Registration is online only this year. Click HERE to pre-register for $5.00 and avoid the entrance lines. After 11:59 pm on Saturday, July 7th, the cost goes up to $8.00. Please pick up wristbands on Sunday from 10:00 am – 6:00 pm to skip the front door entrance line (kids may enter through the back gate after showing their wristband).
There is no re-entry allowed once you/your child exits the pool.
Please plan accordingly to pick up your children/teens at the following times:

  • 5 – 8 year olds are asked to go home at 8:00 pm
  • 9 – 10 year olds are asked to go home at 9:00 pm
  • 11 & olders go home at 10:00pm when pools close

If you don’t register before 11:59pm on Saturday, you can only pay when the front doors open at 6:30pm and the entrance fee is $8.00.
Parents: There will be no grilling or alcohol allowed and, if you aren’t a chaperone, you will need to register and pay. Parent volunteers/chaperones are needed to help (at no charge). If you are willing to help, please email Nico Vroom at [email protected].
Note to All OVL Members: All pools, grounds and facilities close this night at 6:00, except the lap pool.

Memorial Day Weekend Plans and Festivities; Pools Open on Friday at 1:00 pm

Ready for some pool time and volleyball? Ready for dinner on the deck and seeing OVL friends? Well, we are ready to start Summer Season 2018!
Memorial Day Weekend hours are:
Friday, May 25th: All pools (and the volleyball court) open at 1:00 pm and stay open until 9:00 pm;An adults-only Adults only Happy Hour in the clubhouse and on the upper deck from 8:00 –  9:00 pm
Saturday and Sunday, May 26th – 27th: All pools open 10:00 am – 9:00 pm
Monday,  May 28th: All pools 10:00 – 8:00; Lap Pool: Early Bird from 6:00 – 9:00 am and until 9:00 pm
Note: Lap Swimming from 6:00 – 9:00 am and 8:00 – 9:00 pm is adults only.
Plus, we have lots of fun planned as well, including:
Moon Bounces on Friday and Saturday
Cotton Candy on Saturday
*Kids Games on Saturday from 12:00 – 1:30 pm in the Main and Social pools
*Free Ice Cream on Saturday from 5:00 – 7:00 pm
(*Rain date for Kids Games and Ice Cream on Sunday)
We hope you can join us as we kick off another great Overlee season!

Schedule Update: July 28th – August 6th, 2017

POOL HOURS FOR JULY 28th – SUNDAY, AUGUST 6TH
Friday, July 28th – Dive Team Awards Night:  
Lap Pool Open 6:00AM –11:00AM, 12Noon – 3:30PM, 5:00PM – 9:00PM, shared with Adult Lessons 8:00PM – 8:45PM
All Other Pools Open 10:00AM – 9:00PM*
*Dive Team is in Dive Well 11:00AM – 12Noon and 5:00PM – 6:00PM.
Main pool is shared with Swim Team and lessons 10:00AM – 11:00AM
Social Pool is shared with lessons 10:00AM – 11:00AM and 5:00PM – 7:00PM
Lap pool shared with Adult Lessons 8:00PM – 8:45PM
Part of the deck will be closed at 7:00PM for Dive Awards.  Slide Show begins after pool closing.
Saturday, July 29 – Crab Feast, Swim Divisionals at McLean:  
All pools open 10:00AM – 6:00PM
Pools close at 6:00PM.  Crab feast begins at 7:00PM in the Clubhouse
Sunday, July 30th – Dive Divisionals AWAY at Walden Glen, Swim Team Awards Night:  
All pools open 10:00AM
At 6:45PM break, main pool and lap pool will be cleared.
At 7:00PM, baby pool and dive well close for the evening.
At 7:00PM, main pool will re-open for lap swimming and lap pool will re-open for general swim.
At 9:00PM, main pool and social pool close, lap pool resumes lap swimming until 10:00PM.
Monday, July 31 – Synchro Show and Ice Cream Social:
Lap Pool Open 6:00AM – 8:00PM
Lap Pool Closes at 8:00PM for Synchro show setup.  Show begins after dark, approximately 8:45PM
All Other Pools Open 10:00AM – 9:00PM*
Ice Cream Social in Snack Shack Park 7:30PM – 8:30PM; Synchro SHow to Follow around 9:00 pm
*Dive Team is in Dive Well 11:00AM – 12Noon and 5:00PM – 6:00PM.  Main pool is shared with lessons 10:00AM – 11:00AM.  Social Pool is shared with lessons 10:00AM – 11:00AM and 5:00PM – 7:00PM
Tuesday, August 1 – Friday, August 4:  
August Passes effective August 1
Lap Pool Open 6:00AM – 9:00PM (10:00PM Tue /  Thur)
All Other Pools Open 10:00AM – 9:00PM*
*Dive Team is in Dive Well 11:00AM – 12Noon and 5:00PM – 6:00PM.  Main pool is shared with lessons 10:00AM – 11:00AM.  Social Pool is shared with lessons 10:00AM – 11:00AM and 5:00PM – 7:00PM
Saturday August 5 – Swim Individual All Stars at Sully Station:  
All Pools open 10:00AM – 9:00PM
Sunday, August 6 – Dive All Stars at Oakton
All Pools open 10:00AM – 9:00PM* (Lap pool closes at 10:00PM)

This Thursday, July 27th: Membership Meeting, Ice Cream Social & Synchro Show!

This Thursday, Overlee is hosting the Ice Cream Social at 6:30 pm, the Summer Membership Meeting at 7:00 pm and the Synchro Show around 9:00 pm!

The July Annual Membership Meeting is in the clubhouse. The meeting will begin at 7:30pm, preceded by a member social from 7:00 to 7:30pm.  Come hear an update on Overlee operations, vote in the election of Board members, review concept drawings for potential modifications to the Bath House and ask any questions you may have.

The fabulous “Circus Splash” Synchro Show follows the meeting at 9:00pm.