Aquatics programs at the Y help kids gain a lifetime of confidence by learning how to swim and stay safe in the water. Swimming is a life skill as well as great exercise and a challenging sport. Y's offer swim lessons for all ages so we can all safely enjoy the pleasures of an aquatic environment.
 

PRESCHOOL AQUATICS:

 

Parent and Child Swim Lessons - Developed for children six months to three years, Parent and Child swim lessons help young children get ready to swim by emphasizing fun in the water. Parents and children participate together in several guided sessions. Children learn elementary swimming skills, which include water entry, bubble blowing, front kicking, back floating and underwater exploration, all through songs and games!
 


Preschool Swim Lessons - Songs, games, skills and water safety! The Preschool swim class is designed to begin working on stroke development. The swimmers are constantly in motion, either working one-on-one or playing a group game!

Preschool Level 1- Water Acclimation- Builds comfort with water exploration, it introduces basic self rescue skills. Learn how to submerge, enter and exit the pool safely and, learn to float with assistance.   
 
Preschool Level 2- Water Movement- Encourages confidence through Y values. Introducing opening eyes underwater, floating independently and, movement in the water.
 
Preschool Level 3- Water Stamina- Introduces independent movement in the water while building confidence. Learn to retrieve objects from beneath the surface, swim 10 yards unaided on front and back and, roll front to back unassisted.    
 

SCHOOL AGE AQUATICS:

 

School age Level 1- Water Acclimation- Builds comfort with water exploration, it introduces basic self rescue skills. Learn how to submerge, enter and exit the pool safely and, learn to float with assistance.   
 
School age Level 2- Water Movement- Encourages confidence through Y values. Introducing opening eyes underwater, floating independently and, movement in the water.
 
School age Level 3- Water Stamina- Introduces independent movement in the water while building confidence. Learn to retrieve objects from beneath the surface, swim 10 yards unaided on front and back and, roll front to back unassisted.    
 
School age Level 4- Stroke Introduction- Develops basic swim stroke techniques and reinforces safety around water. The class focuses on endurance while introducing swimmers to proper swim mechanics.

Competitive Swim Team (ages 5-18)- , our mission is to offer all swimmers the opportunity to reach their potential in an environment that promotes a healthy and active lifestyle. Our coaches work with the athletes to not only teach the fundamental skills of competitive swimming, but also to encourage the values of discipline, self-improvement and sportsmanship. Join us in the pool for lasting friendships and loads of fun. 

Private Swim Lessons - Swimmers work one-on-one with our instructors for seven thirty minute lessons, tailored to your request. For ages 3 and up.

Semi-Private Swim Lessons - Similar to our private lessons, seven thirty minute lessons will be given to two swimmers (you must provide your own partner).

Private Swim Lessons - Private instructional lessons for age 3 and up. Consists of seven 30 minute sessions. 

Call for more information: 906.227.9622


SPECIAL NEEDS AQUATICS:

 

Special Needs- We offer semi private or private swim lessons for our speical needs swimmers at a discounted rate.