Winter l 2018-2019

Tuesdays

December 4 – February 5

(no class 12/25 and 1/1/19)

Thursdays

December 6 – February 7

(no class 12/27 and 12/31)

Saturdays

December 1 – January 26

(no class 12/29)

Online Registration

Members: November 12

Non-Members: November 28

In Person Registration

Members: November 27, 4:45pm – 6:00pm

Non-Members: November 29, 4:45pm – 6:00pm

 

Youth Group Swimming Classes

Aquababies with parent (6 mo.-2 yrs.)

Saturday 9:00am

Aquababies is a parent and child swim class designed to introduce infants 6 months – 24 months old to the water. It is best for those with little to no water experience. Games and songs are used to help children acclimate to the water. Toys are used to aid with the development of gross motor skills.

Aquatoddlers with parent (2-3yrs)

Saturday 9:30am

Aquatoddlers is a continuation of Aquababies for children 24 to 26 months old. This is a parent and child class. Children will continue to develop basic water skills and water safety. Participants will practice separating from their parents and prepare for the next level.

Aquatots

Saturday 10:00am & 10:30am, Tuesday 4:00pm & 4:30pm, Thursday 4:00pm & 4:30pm

Aquatots is a continuation of Aquatoddlers; it’s the first level where the child is independent from the parent; Children have little to no previous swimming experience. Blowing bubbles, submerging, independent glides and floats are practiced in this level. Safety skills such as jumping and returning to the wall are practiced here. The ultimate goal is to be comfortable in the water and be able to swim unassisted for 5 yards (to the backstroke flags).

Beginner 1

Saturday 10:00am, Tuesday 5:00pm, Thursday 5:00pm

Beginner 1 is a continuation of Aquatots; children are encouraged to be more independent from the instructor in this level. Independent front and back floats in proper body position are practiced here. Children will also learn the freestyle and backstroke with an introduction to rotary breathing. The ultimate goal is to swim 1/3 of a lap.

Beginner II

Saturday 11:30, Tuesday 5:30pm, Thursday 5:30pm

Beginner 2 is a continuation of Beginner 1; streamline, freestyle, rotary breathing and backstroke are refined and children will build up their endurance. Elementary backstroke, treading water and kneeling dives are introduced at this level. The ultimate goal is to swim 1/2 a lap of each stroke.

Advanced Beginner

Saturday 12:00pm, Tuesday 6:00pm, Thursday 6:00pm

Advanced Beginner is a continuation of Beginner 2; the main focus is on full laps of Freestyle & Backstroke. Breaststroke and standing dives are introduced at this level.

Little Lappers

Saturday 12:00pm, Tuesday 6:00pm, Thursday 6:00pm

Little Lappers is a continuation of Advanced Beginner; breaststroke is perfected at this level. Butterfly, flip turns and racing starts are introduced here. The focus will be on refining and perfecting all strokes in order to swim multiple laps.

AquaKids (7+ years old)

Saturday 12:30pm, Tuesday 6:30pm, Thursday 6:30pm

AquaKids is designed for the older non-swimming/beginner swimmer and children who have little to no previous swimming experience. The ultimate goal is to be comfortable in the water and learn the basic strokes.

Aqua Friends

Saturday 2:00pm

Aqua Friends is a swim class designed for children with special needs. This is a parent and child class led by an instructor. The program provides an emphasis on the individual strengths and unique attributes of each swimmer. The goal is to help each child become physically active, build self-confidence and learn how to swim while having fun.

Aqua Adults

Tuesday 7:00pm, Thursday 7:00pm

Aqua Adults is designed for adults of all levels. This class allows swimmers to progress at their own pace, mastering one set of skills before moving onto the next. These lessons have 3 levels for the swimmer to work on: Learning the Basics, Improving Skills and Swimming Strokes and Swimming for Fitness.