The Y strives to help all ages learn how to swim, so they can stay safe around water and learn the skills needed to make swimming a lifelong pursuit for healthy living.

Swim Skills Mini-Sessions

February 8-27

  • Lesson Length: 30 minutes
  • Capacity: 1 Instructor per 3-6 participants (facility constraints allowing)
  • Price: $25.00 – Member, $50 – Non-Member

School Age Swim Skills

Swimmer with adult required (appropriate for non and beginner swimmers)

Ages 5-12.  Adult (16+) work with their swimmer in the water to learn the basic swim safety skills under the guidance of a YMCA trained instructor.  Skills include: Water entry and exit, front and back float, submersion under water, and practice swimming with and without flotation.

Adults are required to be in the water with their child working directly with them to practice skills. No adult swim skills required.

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Preschool Swim Skills

Swimmer with adult required (appropriate for non and beginner swimmers)

Ages 3-5.  Adult (16+) work with their swimmer in the water to learn the basic swim safety skills under the guidance of a YMCA trained instructor.  Skills include: Water entry and exit, front and back float, submersion under water, and practice swimming with and without flotation.

Adults are required to be in the water with their child working directly with them to practice skills. No adult swim skills required.

Register

Swim Lessons

Infants, kids, teens and adults can participate in Swim Lessons. Choose from day, evening and weekend swimming class schedules designed to fit your busy life.

Swim Team

This competitive program offers children and teens ages five to 18 years an opportunity to work with trained coaches to improve swimming skills, endurance and promote a healthy lifestyle.

Certifications and training

Gain the skills and knowledge you need to provide care and act in an emergency through lifeguard training, CPR training, first aid training or babysitting safety training.

Swim tests, policies and facilities 

Learn about programs and guidelines to keep swimmers safe at Y pools.

Water Safety Program

A free program for kids ages five to 14 years to learn how to stay safe around water, including personal water safety techniques and what to do if they see someone who needs help.

Water Exercise classes

Group Water Exercise classes provide a low-impact workout in the pool. Free for YMCA members and no registration required.

Specialty Classes

Water lovers of all ages can take skills to the next level with specialty classes like competitive swimming, triathlon training and more.

Financial assistance

Special rates are available for those who meet income requirements—everyone is welcome to apply to participate in swimming. Learn more