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GROUP SWIM LESSONS

All sessions include eight lessons. Ages 6mo-12yrs.

Parent/child and preschool lessons are 30 minutes.  Cost: $40/session for members; $80/session for non-members

Youth and adult lessons are 45 minutes. Cost: $50/session for members; $90/session for non-members  

Summer Swim Lesson Schedule (June 13 – August 4th)

Parent and Child Lessons (6-36 months)  Little ones get an introduction to the water in a nurturing environment. Our instructors guide parents through teaching basic water safety and skills with songs and games. It’s a great first experience! (One adult must accompany each child. A swim diaper is required and can be purchased at the front desk.)  Monday & Wednesday at 9:30AM or 5:00pm. $40 for members, $80 for nonmembers.

Preschool Swim Lessons (3 years - 5 years)  Children are grouped by ability level and taught personal safety, independent swimming and floating skills. Our instructors build swimmers’ confidence while enabling them to grow independently in the water. Summer group lessons run for two weeks and meet Monday through Thursday. Eight 30 minute lessons for $40 (members) or $80 (nonmembers.)

Class descriptions  

Pike is for non-swimmers. Instruction focuses on assisted floating, kicking, paddling and getting comfortable in the water. Classes are scheduled for 8:30AM, 9:00AM, 5:00PM, 5:30PM

Eel is for children who are comfortable in the water by themselves or have passed Pike swimming level. Instruction focuses on floating, kicking and proper arm strokes independently in the water on child's front and back.  Classes are scheduled for 8:30AM, 4:30PM

Ray is for children who are able to float, kick and perform arm strokes independently. Instruction focuses on continuing child's freestyle and backstroke, along with learning freestyle side breathing and breaststroke kick. Classes are scheduled for 8:30AM, 6:00PM  

Youth Swim Lessons (6-12 years) Swimmers are grouped by ability and receive an introduction to all of the strokes. Programs focus on personal growth, safety, rescue skills, diving and water games. Our Summer group lessons run for two weeks and meet Monday through Thursday. Eight 45 minute lessons for $50 (members) or $90 (nonmembers.)

Class descriptions  

Polliwog is for non-swimmers. Instruction focuses on floating, kicking and paddling on front and back with assistance. Classes are scheduled for 9:00AM, 4:00PM  

Guppy is for children who have completed Polliwog. Instruction focuses on floating, kicking and proper arm strokes independently in the water on child's front and back. Classes are scheduled for 9:45AM, 4:45PM   

Minnow is for children who can swim freestyle and backstroke independently with proper body position, straight leg kicks and arms out of the water. Instruction focuses on freestyle breathing to the side, breaststroke kick and breaststroke arms. Classes are scheduled for 10:30AM, 5:30PM  

Adult Swim Lessons 18 years+ If you have little or no aquatic experience, take this opportunity to develop new lifelong skills or improve your current abilities. Our separate teen and adult classes offer supportive lessons designed to build confidence while you learn


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