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      SUMMER SWIMMING PROGRAMS  

     

    2019 WINTER SESSION  (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 on Tuesdays and Thursdays only.  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 7 years old; able to float on front and back, kick 15 feet on front and back.
    Blue Whales: Minimum 8 years old; able to swim 30 feet on front and back
    Starfish: Minimum 10 years old, able to swim 45 feet on front & back and perform the elementary backstroke.
    Eels: Minimum of 11 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: January 5th to March 2nd; No Class February 16th    

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

    Valley Pool Thirty minute classes assigned between 9:30 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:    January 8th to March 5th; No Class February 19th
                          
    6:00 p.m., 6:30 p.m. or 7:30 p.m.

     
    Wednesdays:   January 9th to March 6th; No Class February 20th
                            
    6:00 p.m., 6:30 p.m. or 7:30 p.m.

     Thursdays:   
    January 10th to March 7th; No Class February 21st
                          6:00 p.m. or 6:30 p.m. only

     

      AFTERNOON LESSONS:   Valley Pool Only

    Wednesdays: January 9th to March 6th; No Class February 20th
                                   4:00 p.m. or 4:30 p.m.

                             

    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; January 7th to March 11th
                                          No class January 21st, February 18th & February 20th
                                         
     

     
     


     
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    Adult Lessons/Programs  

    ADULT LESSONS/PROGRAMS
    pdf icon ADULT REGISTRATION FORM

     

     
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    Youth Lessons/Programs  

    YOUTH LESSONS/PROGRAMS
    pdf icon YOUTH REGISTRATION FORM

     

     
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    Lifeguard Information  

    TO BECOME A LIFEGUARD

     

     
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