News and Spotlight

Aquatics Program

Posted July 23rd, 2018

Starting July 23, 2018, the City of Santa Ana Parks and Recreation Department has expanded hours at all City pools. The new schedule will be expanded to offer swimming Tuesday through Friday for 1½ hours each day. The pool at Jerome Park is currently open Tuesday through Sunday for 1½ hours each day. The new schedule will remain the same on weekdays, but will be increased to 3 hours each day on Saturdays and Sundays. Memorial Park's schedule will remain the same. The pool at Memorial Park is open 6 days a week for 3 hours each day. For more information, please visit

Santa Ana Cooling Centers

Posted July 5th, 2018

Temperatures in Santa Ana may reach high temperatures above 100 degrees, increasing the risk of heat related illnesses like heat exhaustion and heat stroke for those who are more sensitive to heat. Nine Cooling Centers will be available throughout the City. Details regarding locations and hours of operation are provided below.

Cooling Center Map

Hydration Tips

Garfield Community Center

501 N. Lacy Street
(714) 571-4288
Monday - Thursday 12pm - 8pm;
Friday 1pm - 6pm

Newhope Library

122 N. Newhope Street
(714) 647-6992
Monday - Thursday 2pm - 7pm;
Saturday 10am - 5pm

Central Branch Library

26 Civic Center Plaza
(714) 647-5250
Monday-Thursday 10am - 9pm;
Friday - Saturday 10am to 6pm;
Sunday 12pm to 4pm

Salgado Community Center

706 N. Newhope
(714) 571-4267
Monday - Friday 10am - 9pm;
Saturday 9am - 4pm

El Salvador Community Center

1825 W. Civic Center
(714) 647-6558
Monday - Friday 8am to 8pm

Jerome Center

726 S. Center Street
(714) 647-6559
Monday - Friday 8am - 9pm;
Saturday 9am - 1pm

Southwest Senior Center

2201 W. McFadden Ave.
(714) 647-5306
Monday - Thursday 8am to 9pm;
Friday 8am-6pm

Santa Ana Senior Center

424 West 3rd St.
(714) 647-6540
Monday - Friday 8am to 5pm

Santa Anita Community Center

300 S. Figueroa St.
(714) 647-6552
Monday - Thursday 1pm to 8pm;
Friday 1pm - 6pm
Saturday 9am to 12:30pm