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BARREN COUNTY FAMILY YMCA





SWIM LESSONS



No classes will be held the week of Spring Break

Annual Pool Shutdown: April 15 - 20, classes will not be held







Registration


Spring I Registration .................... Jan. 30 - Feb. 19


Pre-School/Youth Classes ........ Feb. 27 - Mar. 30


Spring II Registration................ Mar. 20 - Apr. 23


Parent/Child Classes ............. May 2 - Jun. 3

Pre-School/Youth Classes ....... May 1 - Jun. 1


Summer Registration .................... May 22 - Jun. 18


Parent/Child Classes .............. Jun. 27 - Jul. 25

Pre-School/Youth Classes ....... Jun. 26 - Jul. 27


Fall I Registration ................... Jul. 17 - Aug. 13


Pre-School/Youth Classes ..... Aug. 21 - Sep. 21


Fall II Registration .................. Sep. 11 - Oct. 8


Pre-School/Youth Classes ...... Oct. 16 - Nov. 16


Winter Registration .................. Nov. 20 - Jan. 7


Pre-School/Youth Classes ..... Jan. 15 - Feb. 15



Private Lessons


Private Lessons: (5 Sessions)


Members:.............................$65.00


Program Participants:.............$85.00


Private swim lessons are available for any experience level. Private lessons work well for children who need one-on-one attention to work through challenges of fear and also for adults who have never learned to swim. All private lessons are one hour sessions and meet at the convenience of you and your instructor's schedule. Please see the Welcome Center Staff for more information or to schedule private lessons.



Group Lessons


Members: ............................$27.00


Program Participants: ............$38.00


Late Registration: ............$5 late fee


Group lessons last 5 weeks and meet once a week for 45 minutes. Register today at the Welcome Center or use our online registration below.



Parent /Child (6 month - 2 years old)


Parents help children build confidence in the water as they become aware of moving in the water and its difference to moving on land. There are age appropriate games and songs that use basic water movements. This class is not designed to teach babies to swim, but rather to introduce them to the aquatics environment and provide a special fun time for adults and infants to interact. Classes are held twice a year: Spring and Summer


Fee

Members: $27.00

Non-Members: $38.00


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Pre-School (3-5 years old)


Pike


This is a beginner level for children who are comfortable in the water, but have no formal instruction. Classes are held on Monday's at 6:30PM.

Children will learn how to:

*Float for 20 seconds on front and back with float belt.

*Release pool wall, turn and grab wall with assistance.

*Swim 5 feet on front, back or side without assistance.

*Swim 10 yards on front, back and side with flotation device.

*Ask for help and apply rules.


Fee

Members: $27.00

Non-Members: $38.00


Monday Night:


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Thursday Night:


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Eel


This class builds upon the skills learned in Pike. Classes are held on Tuesdays at 5:30PM.

Children will learn how to:

*Float on front or back

*Jump in water and swim to wall independently.

*Swim 15 feet on front, back or side independently.

*Swim 25 feet on front, back and side with flotation device.


Prerequisite for this class:

Passed Pike class or can demonstrate Pike skills


Fee

Members: $27.00

Non-Members: $38.00


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Ray


This class builds upon the skills learned in Eel. Classes are held on Tuesdays at 5:30PM.

Children will learn how to:

*Float on front and back for 30 seconds without assistance.

*Tread water for 30 seconds.

*Bob 10 times.

*Jump in deep end, swim 5 feet, float on back for 10 seconds and return to wall.

*Swim 20 feet on front, back and side without assistance.

*Swim 25 yards on front or back with flotation device.

*Swim symmetrical paddle for 20 feet on front or back without assistance.

*Swim symmetrical paddle for 25 yards on front and back with flotation device.


Prerequisite for this class:

Passed Eel class or can demonstrate Eel skills


Fee

Members: $27.00

Non-Members: $38.00


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Youth (6 - 12 years old)


Polliwog


This is a beginner level for children who are comfortable in the water, but have no formal instruction. Classes are held on Monday's at 6:30PM or Thursday's at 5:30PM.

Children will learn how to:

*Paddle 25 yards on front and back with flotation device.

*Paddle 25 feet on front and back independently.

*Paddle 25 yards on side.

*Paddle 25 yards on side independently.

*Jump in pool, front paddle 10 yards and kick back with flotation device.


Fee

Members: $27.00

Non-Members: $38.00


Monday Night:


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Thursday Night:


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Guppy


This class builds upon the skills learned in Polliwog. Classes are held on Tuesdays at 6:30PM.

Children will learn how to:

*Alternate paddle on front for 25 yards with basic rhythmic breathing.

*Symmetrical paddle on front and back for 25 yards.

*Alternate paddle on side for 25 yards.

*Alternate paddle on back for 25 yards.

*Jump in, front paddle 15 feet, back float 10 seconds and return to wall.


Prerequisite for this class:

Passed Polliwog class or can demonstrate Polliwog skills


Fee

Members: $27.00

Non-Members: $38.00


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Minnow


This class builds upon the skills learned in Guppy. Classes are held on Tuesdays at 6:30PM.

Children will learn how to:

*Basic over arm front crawl for 25 yards with rotary breathing.

*Basic breaststroke for 25 yards.

*Basic sidestroke with scissors kick for 25 yards.

*Basic over arm back crawl for 25 yards.

*Basic elementary backstroke for 25 yards.


Prerequisite for this class:

Passed Guppy class or can demonstrate Guppy skills


Fee

Members: $27.00

Non-Members: $38.00


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