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Learn to Swim

Swimming lessons for all ages! We have a class for every experience level.

Registration for spring classes is open

Class information

  • Classes meet 6 times
  • 30-minute class sessions: $50 
  • 40-minute class sessions: $56
  • Class descriptions

Register by day and session type

Class descriptions

  • Parent and Child 1 - (6mo-18mo) Prerequisite: Parents must be in the water with child and child must wear a swim diaper. Objective: To help parents and children feel comfortable in the water. The pool water is kept around 83 degrees. It is recommended that children under the age of 3 wear a swim shirt or type of wetsuit.
  • Parent and Child 2 - (19-36 months) Prerequisites: Parent must be in the water with child and child must wear a swim diaper. Objectives: To help parents and children feel comfortable in the water. The pool water is kept around 83 degrees. It is recommended that children under the age of 3 wear a swim shirt or type of wetsuit.
  • Parents w/ 3's - (3yrs) Prerequisites: Parent must be in the water with child. Objectives: Age-appropriate activities designed to introduce basic swimming skills and concepts. Parents are the water to help with the transition from Parent and Child class to Preschool class
  • Preschool 1 - (ages 3-4) Prerequisites: 3 years of age. Objectives: Age-appropriate activities designed to introduce basic swimming skills and concepts.
  • Preschool 2 - (ages 4-5) Prerequisites: 4 years of age. Objectives: Age-appropriate activities designed to introduce basic swimming skills and concepts.
  • Level 1 - (ages 6-14) Prerequisites: Age 6 & up. Objectives: Introduction to independent swimming and floating on front and back, changing direction in the water and breathing control.
  • Level 2 - (ages 6-14) Prerequisites: Students should be able to float on their stomach and back for 3 seconds and swim independently 15 feet. Objectives: Increase independent swimming/floating on front and back, changing direction in the water and breathing control.
  • Level 3 - (ages 6-14) Prerequisites: Students should be able to make the transition from swimming on their stomach to their back independently and vice versa. Students should be able to swim independently for 1 length of the pool. Objectives: Front crawl, elementary backstroke and Backstroke.
  • Level 4 - (ages 6-14) Prerequisites: Front Crawl (1 length), Backstroke (1 length), Students should be able to float or tread water for 30 seconds.
  • Level 5 – (ages 6-14) Prerequisites: Front Crawl (2 lengths), Backstroke (2 lengths), Breaststroke (1 length), Dolphin Kick
  • Adult Beginner (ages 15 & up) prerequisite: none – students will be taught skills to become independent in the water
  • Adult Intermediate (ages 15 & up) prerequisite: swim 1 length of the pool – students will be taught swim strokes (Front Crawl, Backstroke)

Register for classes

Monday Session 1 | January 23 - February 27
  • Parent and Child 1 (5:30pm-6:00pm)
  • Preschool 1 (5:30pm-6:00pm)
  • Preschool 2 (5:30pm-6:00pm)
  • Parent and Child 2 (6:10pm-6:40pm)
  • Preschool 1 (6:10pm-6:40pm
  • Preschool 2 (6:10pm-6:40pm)
  • Level 1 (6:50pm-7:30pm)
  • Level 2 (6:50pm-7:30pm)
  • Level 3 (6:50pm-7:30pm)

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Wednesday Session 1 | January 25 - March 1
  • Parents with 3’s (5:30pm-6:00pm)
  • Preschool 1 (5:30pm-6:00pm)
  • Preschool 2 (5:30pm-6:00pm)
  • Level 1 (6:10pm-6:50pm
  • Level 2 (6:10pm-6:50pm)
  • Level 1 (6:10pm-6:50pm)
  • Level 3 (7:00pm-7:40pm)
  • Level 4 (7:00pm-7:40pm)
  • Level 5 (7:00pm-7:40pm)

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Thursday Session 1 | January 19 - February 23
  • Adult Beginner (5:30pm-6:10pm)
  • Adult Intermediate (6:15pm-6:55pm)

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Saturday | January 21 - February 25
  • Parent and Child 1 (10:00am-10:30am)
  • Parent and Child 2 (10:00am-10:30am)
  • Preschool 1 (10:00am-10:30am)
  • Preschool2 (10:00am-10:30am)
  • Parents with 3’s (10:40am-11:10am)
  • Preschool 2 (10:40am-11:10am)
  • Level 1 (10:40am-11:20am)
  • Level 2 (10:40am-11:20am)
  • Level 1 (11:30am-12:10pm)
  • Level 2 (11:30am-12:10pm)
  • Level 3 (11:30am-12:10pm)
  • Level 4 (11:30am-12:10pm)

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Monday Session 2 | March 20 - April 24
  • Parent and Child 1 (5:30pm-6:00pm)
  • Preschool 1 (5:30pm-6:00pm)
  • Preschool 2 (5:30pm-6:00pm)
  • Parent and Child 2 (6:10pm-6:40pm)
  • Preschool 1 (6:10pm-6:40pm
  • Preschool 2 (6:10pm-6:40pm)
  • Level 1 (6:50pm-7:30pm)
  • Level 2 (6:50pm-7:30pm)
  • Level 3 (6:50pm-7:30pm)

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Wednesday Session 2 | March 22 - April 26
  • Parents with 3’s (5:30pm-6:00pm)
  • Preschool 1 (5:30pm-6:00pm)
  • Preschool 2 (5:30pm-6:00pm)
  • Level 1 (6:10pm-6:50pm
  • Level 2 (6:10pm-6:50pm)
  • Level 1 (6:10pm-6:50pm)
  • Level 3 (7:00pm-7:40pm)
  • Level 4 (7:00pm-7:40pm)
  • Level 5 (7:00pm-7:40pm)

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Thursday Session 2 | March 16 - April 27 (no class March 30)
  • Adult Beginner (5:30pm-6:10pm)
  • Adult Intermediate (6:15pm-6:55pm)

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Answers and directions

If you have questions, please contact the Student Activity Center.

Map and Directions to Student Activity Center

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