Spring Lifeguard Course Offered @ Overlee

We are offering a Blended Lifeguard class for first time lifeguards with an online portion and an in person portion offered May 16th/17th, 2020 from 8am-3pm! Please look at our Training webpage for full details!

We will be offering a Re-certification course on May 17th, 2020 from 8am-12pm! Please check our Training page for full details!

We will announce more details about the Blended Learning Process closer to the class dates!

We look forward to working with you!

Apply to coach in Overlee’s Winter Swim program

Hiring is underway for coaches for our Winter Swim Program. The program runs from September 22, 2019 through May 3, 2020. Coaches must have lifeguard and CPR certifications, enjoy teaching and coaching swimming with children ages 5 and older or varying skill levels, attend all or close to all of the Sunday evening program sessions and work under the supervision of Head Coach Brenna Broadus.

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Applications are due by August 31, 2019.  Applications should be sent by email to: [email protected], OR printed and mailed to: Andrea Furrow, 1811 Harrison Street, Arlington, VA 22205.

Crab Feast 2019 – Sign Up Deadline is on Thursday, July 25th at 10 pm

The Annual Overlee Crab Feast is on Saturday, July 27th 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 Thursday, July 25 (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]

Kids/Teen Night this Sunday, July 14th

Kids (ages 5 and older) and Teens rule the pool at Overlee this Sunday beginning at 6:30 pm. We’ll have a DJ, pizza, drinks, and snacks! The cost is $5 per person, including parents – everyone needs a wristband showing they have paid.

Click HERE to register online for $5.00 and avoid the entrance lines. After 11:59 pm on Saturday, July 13th, the cost is $8.00 at the front door. 

Please pick up wristbands on Sunday between 10:00 am – 6:00 pm to skip the entrance line – kids may enter through the back gate after showing their wristband. Please plan accordingly to pick up your kids and teens at the following times:

  • 5 to 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

** No re-entry allowed once you/your child exits the pool.

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED:  Parent volunteers/chaperones are needed to help (at no charge). If you are willing to help, please email Nico Vroom at [email protected]

Parents: There will be no grilling or alcohol allowed. If you feel you need to attend and you are not a chaperone, you will need to register and pay.
Note to All OVL Members: All pools, decks, volleyball court, grounds, and facilities close this night at 6:00 pm, except the lap pool (closes at 9:00 pm).

2019 July 4th Events at Overlee

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

  • 10:00 am – 5:00 pm–Adult Volleyball Tournament (details below)
  • 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!
  • 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 pm: Synchro See-It/Try-It Demo with the Head Coach and swimmers from the NoVa Synchro Team. **Games and Big Splash Contest following the Synchro Demo.

4th of July Volleyball Tournament
Overlee will be hosting its 11th Annual July 4th Volleyball Tournament from 10:00 am – 5:00 pm. 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/2019OVLVolleyballTourney.
If you have any questions, please contact our official tournament chair, Scott Dalton, at [email protected].