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Childrens Group Lessons

Group Swim Lessons for Children

2017 registration is open for members; March 15 for guests.

Lessons are 30 minutes long and each session runs Monday through Friday for one week. Morning lessons are held at Trout Creek Recreation Center. To provide consistent, quality swim lessons, participants are required to attend the first lesson of any session for which they are enrolled. All participants must be registered at least one week prior to class start date. A minimum enrollment of 3 participants per session is required. Classes may be cancelled due to insufficient enrollment.

Guppies: Parent/Tot – Sign Up Now

Children ages 6 months to 3 years will spend time with a trained instructor. Adults will be taught to help children learn water adjustment, use of supported floats, kicks, and assisted entries through instruction, songs and games. This is a water exploration experience for both parent and child.

2017 Session Start Dates:
Session 1: June 26 – 30, 2017 – Sign Up Now
Session 2: July 3 – 7, 2017 – Sign Up Now
Session 3: July 10 – 14, 2017 – Sign Up Now
Session 4: July 17 – 21, 2017 – Sign Up Now
Session 5: July 24 – 28, 2017 – Sign Up Now
Session 6: July 31 – Aug. 5, 2017 – Sign Up Now
Session 7: Aug. 7 – 11, 2017 – Sign Up Now
Session 8: Aug. 14 – 18, 2017 – Sign Up Now
Cost: $40 for members; $45 for guests
Time: 11:30 a.m. – Noon

Level 1 – Bubble Blowers – Sign Up Now

Children ages at least 2 and older can adjust to the water and a swim lesson setting. Instructors focus on introducing the following skills: water entries and exits, bubble blowing, underwater exploration, kicking, arm movements, body position, and supported locomotion.

2017 Session Dates:
Session 1: June 26 – 30, 2017 – Sign Up Now
Session 2: July 3 – 7, 2017 – Sign Up Now
Session 3: July 10 – 14, 2017 – Sign Up Now
Session 4: July 17 – 21, 2017 – Sign Up Now
Session 5: July 24 – 28, 2017 – Sign Up Now
Session 6: July 31 – Aug. 5, 2017 – Sign Up Now
Session 7: Aug. 7 – 11, 2017 – Sign Up Now
Session 8: Aug. 14 – 18, 2017 – Sign Up Now
Cost: $40 for members; $45 for guests
Time: 11:30 a.m. – Noon

Level 2 – Starfish – Sign Up Now

Prerequisite: Level 1. Instructors will build on prior water abilities focusing on the following basic skills: floating, gliding, retrieving underwater objects, and unsupported swimming on front and back. Aquatics programs have ended for the season.

2017 Session Dates:
Session 1: June 26 – 30, 2017 – Sign Up Now
Session 2: July 3 – 7, 2017 – Sign Up Now
Session 3: July 10 – 14, 2017 – Sign Up Now
Session 4: July 17 – 21, 2017 – Sign Up Now
Session 5: July 24 – 28, 2017 – Sign Up Now
Session 6: July 31 – Aug. 5, 2017 – Sign Up Now
Session 7: Aug. 7 – 11, 2017 – Sign Up Now
Session 8: Aug. 14 – 18, 2017 – Sign Up Now
Cost: $40 for members; $45 for guests
Time: 10:45 – 11:15 a.m.

Level 3 – Duckies – Sign Up Now

Prerequisite: Level 2. Students at this level will learn the front crawl and elementary backstroke. Instructors will introduce treading water, rhythmic breathing, and promote water safety. Most skills will be performed independently. Aquatics programs have ended for the season.

2017 Session Dates:
Session 1: June 26 – 30, 2017 – Sign Up Now
Session 2: July 3 – 7, 2017 – Sign Up Now
Session 3: July 10 – 14, 2017 – Sign Up Now
Session 4: July 17 – 21, 2017 – Sign Up Now
Session 5: July 24 – 28, 2017 – Sign Up Now
Session 6: July 31 – Aug. 5, 2017 – Sign Up Now
Session 7: Aug. 7 – 11, 2017 – Sign Up Now
Session 8: Aug. 14 – 18, 2017 – Sign Up Now
Cost: $40 for members; $45 for guests
Time: 10:00 – 10:30 a.m.

Level 4 – Seals – Sign Up Now

Prerequisite: Level 3. Students will work on their endurance during the front and back crawl strokes. They will be introduced to breaststroke, new ways of treading water, diving, and rotary breathing. Aquatics programs have ended for the season.

2017 Session Dates:
Session 1: June 26 – 30, 2017 – Sign Up Now
Session 2: July 3 – 7, 2017 – Sign Up Now
Session 3: July 10 – 14, 2017 – Sign Up Now
Session 4: July 17 – 21, 2017 – Sign Up Now
Session 5: July 24 – 28, 2017 – Sign Up Now
Session 6: July 31 – Aug. 5, 2017 – Sign Up Now
Session 7: Aug. 7 – 11, 2017 – Sign Up Now
Session 8: Aug. 14 – 18, 2017 – Sign Up Now
Cost: $40 for members; $45 for guests
Time: 9:15 – 9:45 a.m.

Level 5 – Dolphins – Sign Up Now

Prerequisite: Level 4. Students will work on improving existing skills while increasing endurance. They will be introduced to the butterfly, competitive dives, and open turns. Aquatics programs have ended for the season.

2017 Session Dates:
Session 1: June 26 – 30, 2017 – Sign Up Now
Session 2: July 3 – 7, 2017 – Sign Up Now
Session 3: July 10 – 14, 2017 – Sign Up Now
Session 4: July 17 – 21, 2017 – Sign Up Now
Session 5: July 24 – 28, 2017 – Sign Up Now
Session 6: July 31 – Aug. 5, 2017 – Sign Up Now
Session 7: Aug. 7 – 11, 2017 – Sign Up Now
Session 8: Aug. 14 – 18, 2017 – Sign Up Now
Cost: $40 for members; $45 for guests
Time: 8:30 – 9:00 a.m.

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