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Harry Tappen Pool, Beach and Marina
Shore Road, Glenwood Landing
Call (516) 674-7100 with any questions or for further information.

Pools will be open from June 25, 2016 through Labor Day, September 5, 2016.


CLICK HERE for 2016 Tappen Pool Brochure

Starts Saturday, May 28, 2016
Sundays, Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays, Saturdays and Holidays from Noon to 5pm
Tuesdays and Thursdays from Noon to 7pm

Starting June 25, 2016, registration will take place during normal hours of operation.

Pool Membership Registration takes place at Tappen Pool.
(Note: Pool memberships are NOT available at Town Hall or by mail.)
Memberships are only good for the pool at which you register.

What you need to register:
Copy of general tax bill or survey (with section, block and lot number)
or, if applicable, copy of lease agreement (with section, block and lot)
a Driver’s License or current utility bill.

When purchasing a Family Membership, a birth certificate is required for any child under 16 years of age.
When purchasing a Senior Citizen membership, proof of age is required.

June 25th through July 29th:
Monday through Friday: Noon to 7 pm
Saturday, Sundays and Holidays : 11 am to 7 pm

July 30th through September 4th
Seven Days a Week: 11 am to 7 pm

Labor Day (Monday, September 5, 2016) – 11 am to 6pm

After Labor Day, pool closes for the season.

Seasonal Tappen Pool Membership

                                                          TOB Resident                Non-TOB Resident

Individual                                                        $90*                                         $180*
Family                                                              $175*                                       $350*

Senior Citizen (individual)                          $40*                                         $80*
Senior Citizen (married couple)               $60*                                         $120*
Handicapped Individual                              $40*                                         $80*
(with Social Security Medicare I.D. Card)
*Plus $5 Photo I.D. and/or replacement pass photo fee (per pass)

Daily Tappen Pool Admission

                                                                TOB Resident              Non-TOB Resident

Child (3 to 15 years old)                                              $6                                $12
Adult (16 & older)                                                          $8                                $16
Senior Citizen (60 & older)                                         $5                                $10
Handicapped Individual                                              $5                                $10
(with Social Security Medicare I.D. Card)

Senior Citizen
Senior citizens must show proof of age (60 and over). Senior citizen married couple, only one spouse must be 60 or over.

Swim Team
There will be two Town of Oyster Bay Swim Team locations:
Syosset-Woodbury Community Park and Marjorie R. Post Community Park
(Members of other Town of Oyster Bay pools may choose which location they would like to join.)

All pool members 6 to 16 years of age are eligible to join.
Program is for Town of Oyster Bay residents only.
Program Cost is $50 per swimmer ($25 for each additional swimmer in the same family)

In order to register for the swim team, applicant MUST already be registered
as a TOB pool member prior to the start of the program. Registration forms available at the pool.

Program starts Tuesday, July 5, 2016. Registration is by mail only (Postmark Deadline is June 27, 2016)

For further information, please call (516) 797-3108.


Rules and Regulations

  1. THERE IS NO SUBSTITUTE FOR ADEQUATE SUPERVISION. Children under 16 years of age must be accompanied by an adult (18 years or older) who is responsible for the children and their behavior while at the pool.
  1. A person must be 16 years of age or older to join as an individual member.
  1. A family member is defined as a married couple or single parent and all unmarried children residing at the same address.
  1. Bathers must wear swimsuits and/or proper pool attire at all times while on the pool deck. Street shoes are not permitted on the pool deck.
  1. Bathers are required to take showers before entering the pool.
  1. Anyone wearing diapers in the pool must have a water repellent covering over them.
  1. Persons using the pool, diving boards and other amenities must be capable and qualified to do so. Skill level, age and physical condition are factors to be considered. Final determination will be made by the lifeguards on duty.
  1. In case of an emergency, notify the facility operator and contact help as soon as possible.
  1. The following are prohibited in the pool area: ball playing of any type, pushing, running, dunking or boisterous conduct, toys, play equipment, flotation devices, swim fins, masks, glasses and containers, radios, sun tan lotions or oils, dressing or undressing (except in designated areas).
  1. Smoking and consumption of alcohol are PROHIBITED at all Town of Oyster Bay Parks, including pools.
  1. The Commissioner of Parks, or his designee, may adopt additional rules, regulations and hours of operation that he/she finds to be in the best interest of, or necessary for the safety of, the public.
  1. The pool may be used only during posted hours of operation.
  1. All rules MUST be adhered to or membership will be revoked. Any false statement contained in the membership application will be cause for immediate cancellation of said membership.
  1. For details regarding pool membership refund request requirements, you may contact 797-4129.