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Swim Lessons


The Athletics and Wellness Center is now offering swim lessons to suit a variety of experience levels. Whether you are new to the water, or want to focus on improving your stroke, these classes are tailored to make you as comfortable as possible and increase your skill set.



General Information

Registration Begins: Wednesday, May 8, 8:00 am, class sizes are limited

Classes Begin: Tuesday, June 4, 2019

Cost: $50.00 - $70.00 for a full session (8 classes)


Session Information

Class dates will be as follows:

Tuesday, June 4
Wednesday, June 5
Thursday, June 6
Tuesday, June 18
Wednesday, June 19
Thursday, June 20
Tuesday, June 25
Wednesday, June 26



Class Age Time Cost
Level 1 Dog Paddlers 9:30-10:30 a.m. & 10:00-10:30 a.m. & 3:30-4:00 p.m. $50.00
Level 2 Front/Back Floaters 10:30-11:00 a.m. & 4:00-4:30 p.m. $50.00
Level 3 Deep Water Swimmers 4:30-5:00 p.m. $50.00
Level 4 Almost Ready For Team 5:00-5:45 p.m. $70.00
  Parent and Child 5:45 - 6:15 p.m. on June 6, 18, 20, 25 $50.00



Swimmers ages 4 and up, with little swimming skills. Must be potty trained.

Level 2: Intermediate 1

Swimmers able to float on front and back, submerges and makes forward progress with arms.

Level 3: Intermdiate 2

Swimmers able to swim freestyle and backstroke for a minimum of 25 yards. Able to use side breathing when on front.

Level 4: Advanced

Swimmers able to swim the whole length of the pool in freestyle, backstroke, breaststroke, and elementary backstroke.

Parent and Child for Kids

For kids age 6 months and up WITH A PARENT. Working on water handling skills, comfort, and play.

PLEASE NOTE: All classes are subject to minimum enrollment of 6 people and will be cancelled if minimum enrollment is not met. 




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