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      SUMMER SWIMMING PROGRAMS  

     

    2018 FALL LESSONS (Participants MUST be registered before attending the program.)

    Children's Lessons:   Lessons are taught by certified instructors.

    Swimming lessons will be offered once a week for thirty minutes each class.  Class times are assigned after receipt of registration form and fee payment.  Participants are skill tested during the first class and may be reassigned to a different level and/or time.  Class offerings may vary by site or be cancelled if minimum enrollment is not met.  Residency and age requirements will be strictly enforced; Proof of age and residency are required.  

    Fees:
    Program: City Resident / Non-City Resident
    Little Swimmer: $10.00 / $35.00
    Seahorse: $10.00 / $35.00
    Goldfish: $10.00 / $35.00 
    Bullfrogs: $10.00 / $35.00
    Blue Whales: $10.00/ $35.00
    Starfish: $10.00 / $35.00
    Eels: $10.00 / $35.00

     

    Level Requirements: Requirements are a combination of both minimum age and swimming ability.
                                        Pretesting is available during any open swim.

    Little Swimmer: 18 months to 4 years old; an adult is required in the water with the child.
    Seahorse
    : 3-5 years of age.
    Goldfish: Minimum of 5 years old; no swimming experience.
    Bullfrogs: Minimum 6 years old; able to float on front and back, kick 15 feet on front and back.
    Blue Whales: Minimum 7 years old; able to swim 30 feet on front and back
    Starfish: Minimum 8 years old, able to swim 45 feet on front & back and perform the elementary backstroke.
    Eels: Minimum of 9 years old; able to swim 25 yards front and back crawl; 15 yards elementary backstroke, breaststroke and butterfly.
             Classes held with sufficient enrollment at selected sites.

     

    SATURDAY LESSONS

    Session Dates: September 22nd - November 10th     

    Huntington School Pool - closed for renovations
     
    Southwest Pool - lessons assigned between 11:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m.

    Valley Pool - lessons assigned between 9:00 a.m. and 11:30 a.m.

    PLEASE NOTE
    Little Swimmer available at Valley ONLY
    Seahorse through Eel available at all sites

     

    EVENING LESSONS:  Valley Pool Only   

    Session Dates:

    Tuesdays - September 25th to November 13th  
                      
    6:00, 6:30 or 7:00 p.m.

    Wednesdays - September 19th to November 14th  No class October 31st
                           
    6:00, 6:30 or 7:00 p.m.

    Thursdays - September 20th to November 8th
                        
    6:00 or 6:30 p.m.

    PLEASE NOTE
     Little Swimmer - offered Tuesday or Wednesday ONLY
     Eels - offered Wednesday  (Tuesday if space allows)

     Seahorse through Starfish - offered Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday



      AFTERNOON LESSONS:   Valley Pool Only

    Wednesdays - September 26th to November 14th  (will meet October 31st)
                         
      4:00 or 4:30 p.m.  -  Seahorse through Starfish only

     

    Lifeguard Conditioning: Must be 13 years old and have passed Starfish Level
    There is no fee for the Lifeguard Conditioning Class.  
    Available at Valley and Southwest Pools.
    Please call the Aquatics office to confirm current schedule. 473-4330 x3002
     


    Pre-Competitive Developmental Swim Team 
        Southwest Pool Only    

    Ages 8 - 15 years old.  Must be able to swim 100 yards  Pretesting is available and encouraged.
    City Residents- $10.00 / Non-City Residents- $35.00 

    Monday & Wednesday -
    4:00 - 5:00 pm; September 19th to November 14th
                                          No class October 8th and November 12th
     

     
     


     
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    Adult Lessons/Programs  

    ADULT LESSONS/PROGRAMS
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    Youth Lessons/Programs  

    YOUTH LESSONS/PROGRAMS
    pdf icon YOUTH REGISTRATION FORM

     

     
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