Join the party at our
Swim-a-thon & BBQ!
Sunday, October 5th,
Noon - 3pm
Santa Catalina School
1500 Mark Thomas Dr.
Food, friends and fun to benefit children and adults with special needs.
Swimming, children's activities, contests and prizes for everyone, a great raffle and a Universal Studios Hollywood Grand Prize are all part of this fun event.
SPLASH is free and open to the public. Donations are very welcome, and fund scholarships for all who need Kernes Pool.
Want to benefit children, veterans, or seniors? Use the donate button above and write a note in the purpose line. We'll make sure your gift helps someone close to your heart.
Make a donation today to be entered to win a Universal Studios Hollywood Vacation!
Your family and friends can also join the fun! Every person who donates is entered to win the Grand Prize. Ask them to sponsor you and invite them to the party:
Would you or someone you know benefit from warm water exercise?
One person in five has a disability. Please share our website with friends and family for information about our warm water exercise programs and other community resources.
Information & Application
Become a Lifesaver Legacy Member
Make a lasting contribution to health and quality of life in our community by including Kernes in your will or estate planning. For more information contact Lynn Young:
Kernes Adaptive Aquatics provides warm water exercise programs that help children and adults with special needs gain health, strength, mobility and confidence.
Our 92 degree water and skilled staff foster comfort, dignity and hope through 15,000 hours of instruction and exercise each year. We offer a wide range of programs, from fully-assisted to independent exercise, as well as Arthritis Foundation Aquatic Program classes.
The Josephine Kernes Memorial Pool has been an integral part of the Monterey Peninsula since 1972.
Click here for a virtual visit to the Pool:
Kernes Receives a Grant to Benefit Veterans
A grant from the Dewitt Fund and
The Landreth Family Fund of the
Community Foundation for Monterey County
provides warm water exercise programs
for local Veterans. If you are a Veteran or
know a Veteran who would benefit from
gentle aquatic exercise at Kernes Pool,
contact us at 831-372-1240 or
send in the application found on this page.
SPLASH Swim-a-thon Sponsors
A & R Plumbing
All American Mailing
Aquarium of the Bay
Bay Pool Systems
Best Western Hotels
D'Arrigo Bros. Co.
Francesca's Fresh Eats & Sweets
International Pool & Spa Service Assoc.
Jacks Restaurant ~
Portola Hotel & Spa
Monterey Bay Aquarium
Monterey Mirror Maze
MYO Pure Frozen Yogurt
Oceans 18 Miniature Golf
Pizza My Heart
Pure Water Bottling Co.
San Francisco 49ers
San Jose Sharks
Santa Catalina School
Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk
Tarpy's Roadhouse Restaurant
Universal Studios Hollywood
(We add names as donations come in.
Please check back often to see yours!)
This website made possible in part through a grant from the
Community Foundation for Monterey County.
Website & Video developed by Current Wave Media.