To protect the health and safety of the public during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, City Hall and other facilities are closed to the public until April 30. The City continues to provide services during this time and recommends using technological alternatives where possible. For more information related to City services during this emergency, please visit the Coronavirus (COVID-19) page or call the City at 310-802-5000.


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The health and safety of our community remains top priority. Due to COVID-19, all parks, picnic pads, recreation and athletic facilities/courts/fields and playgrounds are CLOSED.  Furthermore, to prevent the spread of Coronavirus, all gatherings are prohibited until further notice.
Stay tuned for tips on how to stay active and recreate from the comfort of your own home.
Additionally, the following events will be canceled or postponed:

Senior and Scout House Community Center Gala
Volunteer Appreciation Event
Older Adults Health Fair
Family Camp Out
Exhibitions (through April)
AARP Tax Aid Program: Update call 1-888-227-7669 for alternative tax filing options

All park reservations through the end of April will be canceled and customers will receive a full refund.

The City is closely monitoring updates about the coronavirus from a variety of sources. Information regarding the coronavirus is changing frequently. For accurate and up to date information about COVID-19, please visit DPH's website, the City's website, sign up for eNotifications and Nixle public safety alerts, and follow the City on Facebook, Twitter, Nextdoor, and Instagram.

Winter Program - Picture of Private Swim Lessons

See what Begg Pool has to offer during the 2020 winter season (PDF).

Spring Aquatic Brochure - Picture of Semi-Private Lessons

See what Begg Pool has to offer during the 2020 spring season (PDF).

Summer Aquatic Brochure - Picture of Group Lessons

See what Begg Pool has to offer during the 2020 summer season (PDF).

Fall Aquatic Brochure - Picture of Private Lessons

See what Begg Pool has to offer during the 2019 fall season (PDF).

Class Description - Picture of Private Swim Lessons

Find full descriptions of all the classes offered through the aquatics program.

Kids EXTREME - Picture of Kids EXTREME participants waiting to start the race

Be ready to swim, run, go over, under, through and between various obstacles!



A comprehensive swimming program is offered at Begg Pool year around. This includes youth and adult instruction, recreational swimming, lap swimming, water aerobics fitness, a youth swim team, adult swim club, and many more including special events.



Aquatics Supervisor: Jesus Sandoval (310) 802-5429
Aquatics Coordinator: Jasper Nery (310) 802-5428

Pool Locations and Directions
Begg Pool
1402 North Peck Avenue
Manhattan Beach, CA 90266
(310) 802-5428 or (310) 802-5448


  • Turn North on Peck Avenue (signal intersection) off of Manhattan Beach Boulevard.  Find parking on Peck Avenue.
  • Follow the path past the Botanical Garden towards Polliwog Park and veer left to enter Begg Pool.

Begg Pool Map

Mira Costa High School Pool
1401 Artesia Boulevard
Manhattan Beach, CA 90266
(310) 802-5428 or (310) 802-5448

For directions, please view the Mira Costa Map (PDF)



Aquatics Refund and Transfer Policy:

Aquatics Refund and Transfer Policy:

  1. If you are not 100% satisfied with the program after attending the first day of class, a full refund will be issued.
  2. Transfers will be issued prior to the second class meeting without a transfer fee. Transfers after the first class meeting are subject to a fee and must be approved by staff. 
  3. A Refund Request Form (PDF) may be downloaded (PDF), emailed to you, faxed or picked up at City Hall in the Parks and Recreation Department. If you would like a form emailed or faxed to you, please contact the Parks and Recreation Department at (310) 802-5448 or via email.

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