Confident Swimmers=Confident Kids

Waterbabies-Water Discovery

Ages: 6 – 36 months.   Parents accompany children in this stage, which
introduces infants and toddlers to the aquatic
environment through exploration and encourages them
to enjoy themselves while learning about the water.

The goals of this stage include the following:
-Encouraging parents to set developmentally
appropriate expectations for infants and toddlers
enrolled in swim lessons
-Introducing and emphasizing basic water safety
to parents and providing a positive family
aquatic experience
– Building relationships among and between parents
and children by providing opportunities for fun and
interaction in the water

 

Meets on Tuesdays & Thursdays from 1:30-2:00pm.

Cost:
35 Member
$55 Potential Members

Dates:
April 3rd-April 26th
May 1-24

Preschool Class-Water Acclimation

Ages: 3-5 years old, for the beginning swimmer.  Students develop comfort with underwater exploration and learn to safely exit the pool. This class lays the foundation that allows for a student”s future progress in swimming. Students in this stage focus on the following:
– Exploring the aquatic environment and
personal skills with instructor help
– Developing basic skills to propel and glide
through the water with instructor help
– Learning basic aquatic safety and accepting
some of the responsibility for safe practices

Tuesdays & Thursdays at 2:45-3:30pm

 Cost:
$45 Members
$75 Potential Members

Dates:
April 3rd-April 26th
May 1-24

Beginner Lessons-Water Movement

Develops personal water safety and basic swimming skills in students of all ages.
Students develop a high level of comfort in the water by practicing safe water habits, engaging in underwater exploration, and learning how to swim to safety and exit if they fall into a body of water.
-Swim, float, front glide, roll, back float, roll, front glide, and exit
– Jump, push, turn, grab


CLASSES MEET ON:
Mondays & Wednesdays at 3:30-4:15pm or
Tuesdays & Thursdays at 3:30-4:15pm or
Tuesdays & Thursdays at 6:00-6:45pm

Cost: Y-Members $45    Potential Member: $75

 Monday & Wednesday Dates:

April 2nd-April 25th
April 30-May 23

 

Tuesday & Thursday Dates:

April 3rd-April 26th
May 1-24


Saturday only class meets at 10:30-11:15am

Saturday Cost
$20 Members
$40 Potential Members

Saturday Dates:

April 7th-April 28th
May 5th-May 25th

 

Intermediate Lessons--Water Stamina

Introduces and refines stroke technique in older students.
Students learn additional water safety skills and build stroke technique, developing skills that prevent chronic disease,
increase social-emotional and cognitive well-being, and foster a lifetime of physical activity.

 

CLASSES MEET ON:
Mondays & Wednesdays at 3:30-4:15pm or
Tuesdays & Thursdays at 3:30-4:15pm or
Tuesdays & Thursdays at 6:00-6:45pm

Cost: Y-Members $45    Potential Member: $75

 Monday & Wednesday Dates:

April 2nd-April 25th
April 30-May23

Tuesday & Thursday Dates:

April 3rd-April 26th
May 1-24

Adult Swim Lessons

Private lessons are available.  Please contactKristin Heath-Strickland at 706-232-2468 or email kstrickland@ymcarome.org.