NEW! YMCA Swim Lessons

REGISTRATION NOW OPEN FOR JUNE SESSIONS!!

SKIPPERS

Parent/Child Class

For ages 6 months to 3 years old

These classes are created to introduce your little one to the water.  Parents will learn about water safety and ways to help their child be comfortable in the water.  With your help we introduce them to the water through fun songs and activities!

Session Dates:

September 13th-October 4th

October 11th-November 1st

Members $55/Non-Members $65

 

Pre-School Swim Lessons

Members $55/Non-Members $65

For Ages 3 to 5 years old

To introduce preschool-age children to the water environment and to help them to gain confidence in the water while learning about water safety.

*Session dates are the same as Progressive Youth Lessons*

Levels/Times:

Pike (Beginner): 4:30pm, 5:15pm

Eel (Intermediate): 4:30pm, 5:15pm

Ray (Advanced): 4:30pm, 5:15pm

Progressive Youth Swim Lessons

For Ages 5 years and older

Members $55/Non-Members $65

To introduce the fundamentals of swimming and continue the development, improvement and refinement of different swimming strokes.

Fall Session Dates:

4 Week Session Dates (Tuesday/Thursday)

September 9th-October 2

October 7th-October 30th

3 Week Session Dates (Tuesday/Thursday)

November 4th-20th

2 Week Session Dates (Monday-Thursday)

December 1st-11th

Levels/Times:

Polliwog:  4:30pm, 5:15pm, 7:00pm

Guppy: . 4:30pm, 5:15pm, 7:00pm

Minnow: . 4:30pm, 5:15pm, 7:00pm

Fish: . 4:30pm, 5:15pm, 7:00pm

Flying Fish: 5:15pm, 7:00pm

Shark: 5:15pm, 7:00pm

Please Note: During this transition to YMCA swim lessons, please know your child may be in a different level than they were previously.  This is because the skill levels for these lessons are different than American Red Cross.  If you have questions please contact Deb Collard, Youth Development Director.

Private Swimming Lessons/Aquatic Fitness Training

One-on-one swim instruction tailored to fit your individual needs and goals. One hour session are scheduled at your convenience.

Single Private Lesson (1 person) $20 Members, $30 Non-Members

Single Semi Private Lesson (2 person only) $25 Members, $35 Non-Members

6 Private Swim Lessons (1 person) $95 Members, $115 Non-Members

6 Semi Private Lessons (2 person only) $140 Members, $160 Non-Members

 

Private Swimming Lessons/Aquatic Fitness Training

One-on-one swim instruction tailored to fit your individual needs and goals. One hour session are scheduled at your convenience.

Single Private Lesson (1 person) $20 Members, $30 Non-Members

Single Semi Private Lesson (2 person only) $25 Members, $35 Non-Members

6 Private Swim Lessons (1 person) $95 Members, $115 Non-Members

6 Semi Private Lessons (2 person only) $140 Members, $160 Non-Members

Adaptive Swimming Lessons

Through cooperation with Grand Forks Public School and East Grand Forks Public School Districts. We are able to provide opportunities for children with special needs to participant in basic swimming skills, fitness activities and games, pool entries/exits and water adjustment. Check with your child’s school for availability during school hours.

Class Times:

Call for Availability

Competitive Swim Team – Red River Valley Y Wahoos

Interested in taking your swimming skills to a higher and more competitive level? The Y sponsors a USS year round competitive swim team, which offers high quality professional coaching and technique instruction for all ages and abilities. The goal of the team is to provide every participant an opportunity to improve swimming skills and achieve success at his or her level of ability, from novice to international competitor. Click here for more detailed Swim Team information

Jr. Lifeguarding Class

This class is for Youth ages 12-14 who are interested becoming a lifeguard once they reach 15, or if they have interest in volunteering as a Jr. Lifeguard/Jr. WSI instructor.  They will gain valuable hands on work experience using traditional lifeguarding skills along with steps they can take to assist a lifeguard during an emergency, gain American Red Cross CPR/First aid certification, and gain skills to be an Jr. Water Safety Instructor!!  Come join the Fun!!

Class Dates/Times:                                            Cost: $75

August 22-24th

What to Bring

Swim Suit/Towel

Snacks (Lunch will be provided on Saturday& Sunday)

Water Bottle