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Swim Lessons


At the YMCA, we believe everyone should learn to swim.  Knowing how to swim offers a great way to stay in shape and a provides a lifetime activity.  A few things to keep in mind to get the most out of swim lessons.  First, learning to swim is progressive. Usually, it takes more than one session before a child or an adult is comfortable in the water. Swimming skills are progressive and build on each other, so it’s important to pick the right level for yourself or your child. Swim lessons are non-competitive, so don’t feel pressured to push a higher level if not ready. It’s normal and even advised, to take several sessions within the same level.

Each 2 week session consists of  8 swim lessons, each 30 minutes in length.
Each week session consists of 4 swim lessons, each 1 hour in length.

Classes must have a minimum of 3 participants or it will be cancelled. SPACE IS LIMITED!

Registration must be completed by the Thursday before the start of each session.

DAYS: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday &  Thursday (Friday is make up day due to weather)
COST: Member – $49.00    Non-Member -$96.00

Parent & Child Swim Lessons
Preschool Swim Lessons
Youth Swim Lessons
Teen & Adult Swim Lessons

PRIVATE SWIM LESSONS (single person)
Private swim lessons are for those that already have a basic swim stroke and wish to work one-on-one with an instructor to improve. Lesson time is agreed upon by the instructor and participant and consists of 240 total minutes of instructions. (Either 6 – 45 minute classes or 8 – 30 minute classes)
COST:  Members = $175             Non-Members – $275

Swimming Pool Party

Your child will enjoy his/her party at the YMCA pool. Each pool party includes one hour in the community room and one hour of pool time.


Saturday: 12:00 – 2:00 p.m. OR 2:30 – 4:30 p.m.
Sunday: 2:30pm – 4:30pm

Members – $125
Non-Members – $150

Gator Swim Academy

Ages: 4 – 18 years old

Gator Swim Academy is a program for children interested in joining the Gator Swim Team or who want to become better swimmers in order to remain or become physically fit. Participants are encouraged to participate in Gator swim meets. Must have basic backstroke.

Days/Times: Tuesday and Thursday 4:15pm – 5:00pm

Member:  $51.00
Non-Member: $98.00

Gator Swim Academy Registration Form – 2015-16

Sessions will be offered once the Y pool repairs are completed. Updated Pool Repair Project Information