Swim Lessons Schedule

INFANT AQUATICS

(Ages 6—36 months)
In our infant program, parents assist their children in water adjustment games and activities. Classes for youngsters ages 6 to 36 months
SHRIMP—(Ages 6—15 months)
KIPPERS—(Ages 15—24 months)
INIA—(Ages 24—36 months)

PRE-SCHOOL AQUATICS

(Ages 3—5 years)

PIKE—Beginner—Water adjustment activities introduce kicking, paddling and personal safety. Children wear flotation devices.

EEL

—Advanced Beginner—Builds upon beginner skills by increasing independent movement. Focus will be on various paddle strokes, water safety and building confidence. A floatation device will be used as needed.

RAY

—Intermediate—In our intermediate class, children develop the basic strokes. Youngster must be able to jump in and swim one length on their front, back and side to enter this class. No flotation device is used.

STARFISH

—Advanced—Children learn rotary breathing, front and back crawl strokes. A child must be able comfortable swimming 25 yards on his or her front and back unassisted to enter this class.

SCHOOL AGE AQUATICS

(Ages 6 years & older)

POLLIWOG

—Beginner—Focus will be on water adjustment, floating and introduction to front and back crawl. A flotation device will be used as needed. Students are slowly introduced to deeper water.

GUPPY

—Advanced Beginner—Children will perfect the front and back crawl stroke and learn rotary breathing. Child should have no fear of deep water. Must be able to swim one length of the pool and be comfortable putting his/her face in water.

MINNOW

—Intermediate—Our intermediate class is for school aged children. Children will refine their front crawl and backstroke techniques and begin working on endurance training.

FISH

—Advanced—More complex strokes are taught, including the breast-stroke, elementary backstroke, and side stroke. Endurance is stressed.

FLYING FISH

—Children will be taught the butterfly stroke and begin to put all four strokes together.

YOUTH SWIM LESSON FEES: YMCA Member: $56 Community $91

PRIVATE SWIM LESSONS

(Ages 3 & up)
Offered for both children & adults; private and semi-private lessons. All lessons are 1/2 hour. If interested, please complete a request form at our Welcome Center. Any cancellation of a private lesson must give at least 3 hours notice.
PRIVATE LESSON FEE: YMCA Member $20 Community $35
SEMI-PRIVATE LESSON FEE: YMCA Member $15/participant Community—$20/participant

BEGINNER SWIM CLINIC

Ages 8 and younger
For children without swim team experience. Get ready for the upcoming winter swim season or just perfect your strokes. The four competitive strokes will be practiced, along with starts and turns.
Session Dates September 15, 22 & 29 Tuesdays 5:15-6:00pm
Y Member: $30 Community: $45

PRE SWIM SEASON CLINIC

For children with swim team experience. Get ready for the upcoming winter swim season or just perfect your strokes. The four competitive strokes will be practiced, along with starts and turns.
Session Dates September 17, 24 & October 1 Thursday 5:15-6:00pm
Y Member: $30 Community: $45