Welcome to THE LITTLE DIPPER!
The Little Dipper’s purpose is to help build community through the foundation of swimming and has been serving Skyway families for 60 years.
Established in 1954, the Little Dipper Pool is a community gem nestled in the heart of Skyway, which is located on the Southwest region of Colorado Springs. The pool provides a family environment for all to enjoy featuring a large grassy areas to relax, a shallow end for little ones, and a diving board for the more adventurous kids and adults.
If you are looking for a fun and relaxing way to spend your summer days, the pool offers light snacks for purchase and multiple BBQ’s for grilling up a delicious meal.
The pool regularly has events to bring pool members together such as Teen Night, Kid’s Night, Family Night, Volleyball League, Fiesta Night, 4th of July Celebration, a more. Members can find any of the pool happenings on the pool calendar.
The Little Dipper also offers swim lessons for all ages. Sign up instructions will be sent out to Members about how and when to sign up.
Membership Application Procedures
The Little Dipper Pool is FULL for the 2021 season.
2022 membership application will post on March 1, 2022.
Please read the information below before applying.
The Little Dipper Pool is open to members of the Skyway Park Civic Association. Early membership in the Association is open to: (1) qualifying applicants who currently reside within the boundaries set by School District 12 for Skyway, Broadmoor, and Gold Camp Elementary Schools; (2) renewing members of the Association who still qualify for membership pursuant to the By-laws and/or (3) applicants who have maintained a membership in the Association for 10 or more consecutive years.
If 200 memberships are not filled by April 18, by the above qualifications, membership vacancies can be from outside the residing area but still within School District 12’s geographic boundaries. After May 1, if memberships are still available, residences outside the boundaries may apply and be accepted in the order in which they are received.
Membership applications will be considered as follows:
* Renewing members will be given first priority for membership, if their electronic application is received and payment is postmarked by April 15, 2021 and received in the Association’s post office box within three working days after that date.
* Renewing members lose their right to apply with the priority over new members if their payment is postmarked after April 15, 2021 and not received in the Association’s post office box by April 18, 2021.
* Prospective new members who meet the residential criteria will be considered on April 18, 2021 on a first come first serve basis, and will be notified once admitted as a new member.
* Prospective members should fill out the electronic application and mail their payment AS SOON AS POSSIBLE! New members will be considered in the order in which their applications and payments are received.
* Membership applications will be available on March 1. The link to the electronic application is below.
* Once your electronic application has been submitted, you must then mail your full payment, via regular mail, to the Skyway Park Civic Association’s post office box:
Skyway Park Civic Association
P.O. Box 38852
Colorado Springs, CO 80937-8852
* Notice for Renewing Members: Renewing members’ checks will be cashed as they are received. Your cashed check will serve as your receipt and membership verification.
* A membership information packet is available online and may be downloaded at any time. It is strongly recommended that all members read through these documents as they will include important pool updates for 2021.
* IMPORTANT: Applications are not complete until we have received both the electronic application and the full payment.
The 2021 Little Dipper Pool Board would like to welcome all new and returning members to the Little Dipper Swimming Pool.
Online Membership Application 2021 - (Sorry, we are FULL)
2021 Meeting Minutes:
Become a Lifeguard
LDP lifeguards are one of the Little Dippers most valuable elements. Application opportunities have ended for the 2021 summer season. If you would like to join our team of guards please keep an eye out to apply for the 2022 season in March of 2022. Download and fill out the attached application. Once finished scan and email your application to Anna Langer.
You will be notified and required to complete an online interview and agree to out lifeguard duties and code of conduct.
Advertising & Fundraising
Advertise your Business at The Little Dipper Pool with a 6' x 3' Banner!
Your banner will be seen by 200 local families for the entire summer. You can provide the banner or one can be made for you! Banners are displayed around the pool along the interior fence!
Please contact our Vice President to inquire.
Looking to help in a different way? LDP is looking for donations for a silent auction!
Send an email to our Senior Social Board member to inquire.
For general inquiries, please fill in the following contact form:
THE LITTLE DIPPER POOL
1232 Milky Way Colorado Springs, CO 80905
Tel: (719) 475-2008
SKYWAY PARK CIVIC ASSOCIATION, INC
2021 BOARD OF DIRECTORS
President |Kat Sonner | 719 331 6993
Vice President | Dave Drury | 719 684 5984
Secretary | Michelle Wingert | 719 439 6159
Membership | Natalie Morin|719 492 3102
Treasurer | Susan O'Neill| 719 660 7403
Junior Social | Kim Santaniello | 719 433 8442
Senior Social | Veronica Early 719 339 7906
Jr. Maintenance | Jon Campbell | 719 339 0067
Senior Maintenance | Josh Chadwick | 719 640 5024
Pool Manager | Anna Langer | 719 231 3508
Want to be more involved at the pool? Consider running for a board position this July!