Swim Lessons

Swim Lessons

Youth Swim Lessons boast an innovative curriculum designed to advance individual swimmer’s skills and abilities in a wide variety of swimming proficiencies including personal safety, submersion, stroke work, diving, boating safety, competitive swimming, endurance and physical fitness. Each swimmer’s progress is tracked as they earn rewards for benchmarks achieved. Complete all the skills at one level and advance to the next. Our program produces the future lifeguards and swim instructors that we count on to keep our community safe.

If a participant chooses to withdraw from a program for specified/unspecified reasons, a prorated credit may be issued if approved by the Program Director. Notice must be given at the time of withdrawal from the program.

Adaptive Aquatics

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11/1/22 - 2/19/23
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Designed to provide your child who may learn differently with the least restrictive environment while in a group setting to enhance their swimming techniques. Our goal is to help introduce them to water without fear, improve upon skills, and provide a fun outlet for energy.

 


Registration Information  

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8/16/22 12/31/24 Online / Front Desk $ 50.00-$ 150.00-

Available Sessions

Date(s)
11/01/22 - 12/13/22
Preschool (3-5) - Tu - 10:30 am - 45 mins
Register  
11/03/22 - 12/22/22
Adult - Th - 10:30 am - 45 mins
Register  
11/06/22 - 12/18/22
Youth - Su - 1:00 pm - 45 mins
Session is Full
01/03/23 - 02/14/23
Preschool (3-5) - Tu - 10:30 am - 45 mins
Registration
will open on
12/12/2022
01/05/23 - 02/16/23
Adult - Th - 10:30 am - 45 mins
Registration
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12/12/2022
01/08/23 - 02/19/23
Youth - Su - 1:00 pm - 45 mins
Registration
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12/12/2022

Adult & Teen: All Levels (13+ yrs)

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11/3/22 - 2/16/23
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All levels are offered non swimmers to stroke mechanics.

 


Registration Information  

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8/1/22 12/31/24 Online / Front Desk $ 50.00-$ 150.00-

Available Sessions

Date(s)
11/03/22 - 12/22/22
Th - 6:45 pm - 30 mins
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01/05/23 - 02/16/23
Th - 6:45 pm - 30 mins
Registration
will open on
12/12/2022

Gator Club

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11/5/22 - 2/18/23
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Welcome to the Gator Club! Recreational swim training program for kids who wish to refine competitive stroke technique while improving strength and endurance. Each training session will wrap up with fun aquatic games! To participate- swimmers must be able to submerge, dive and swim two lengths front crawl, backstroke, and breaststroke. Ages 8 and up.


Registration Information  

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2/12/22 12/31/24 Online / Front Desk $ 60.00-$ 150.00-

Available Sessions

Date(s)
11/05/22 - 12/17/22
Sa - 9:15 am - 1 hr
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01/07/23 - 02/18/23
Sa - 9:00 am - 1 hr
Registration
will open on
12/12/2022

Level 1: Water Acclimation (6-12yrs)

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11/1/22 - 2/18/23
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Level 1: Water Acclimation

Students develop comfort with underwater exploration and learn to safely exit the water in the event of falling into a body of water. This 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

 


Registration Information  

Open Close Register At MemberVirtualNon-MemberPrescribe the Y
10/18/21 12/31/24 Online / Front Desk $ 50.00-$ 150.00-

Available Sessions

Date(s)
11/01/22 - 12/13/22
Tu - 5:25 pm - 30 mins
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11/03/22 - 12/22/22
Th - 5:25 pm - 30 mins
Register  
11/04/22 - 12/16/22
Fr - 6:25 pm - 30 mins
Register  
11/05/22 - 12/17/22
Sa - 10:30 am - 30 mins
Register  
01/03/23 - 02/14/23
Tu - 5:25 pm - 30 mins
Registration
will open on
12/12/2022
01/05/23 - 02/16/23
Th - 5:25 pm - 30 mins
Registration
will open on
12/12/2022
01/06/23 - 02/17/23
Fr - 6:25 pm - 30 mins
Registration
will open on
12/12/2022
01/07/23 - 02/18/23
Sa - 10:30 am - 30 mins
Registration
will open on
12/12/2022

Level 2: Water Movement (6-12yrs)

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11/1/22 - 2/18/23
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Level 2: Water Movement

In this stage, students focus on body position and control, directional change, and forward movement in the water while also continuing to practice how to safely exit in the event of falling into a body of water.

Students in this stage focus on the following:

  • Exploring the aquatic environment and personal skills without instructor help
  • Developing basic skills to propel and glide through the water without instructor help
  • Learning basic aquatic and boating safety and accepting some of the responsibility for safe practices

Registration Information  

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10/18/21 12/31/24 Online / Front Desk $ 50.00-$ 150.00-

Available Sessions

Date(s)
11/01/22 - 12/13/22
Tu - 5:25 pm - 30 mins
Register  
11/03/22 - 12/22/22
Th - 5:25 pm - 30 mins
Waiting List  
11/04/22 - 12/16/22
Fr - 6:25 pm - 30 mins
Register  
11/05/22 - 12/17/22
Sa - 10:30 am - 30 mins
Register  
01/03/23 - 02/14/23
Tu - 5:25 pm - 30 mins
Registration
will open on
12/12/2022
01/05/23 - 02/16/23
Th - 5:25 pm - 30 mins
Registration
will open on
12/12/2022
01/06/23 - 02/17/23
Fr - 6:25 pm - 30 mins
Registration
will open on
12/12/2022
01/07/23 - 02/18/23
Sa - 10:30 am - 30 mins
Registration
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12/12/2022

Level 3: Water Stamina (6-12yrs)

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11/3/22 - 2/18/23
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Level 3:  Water Stamina

In this stage, students learn how to swim to safety from a longer distance than in previous stages in the event of falling into a body of water. This stage also introduces rhythmic breathing and integrated arm and leg action.

Students in this stage focus on the following:

  • Integrating arm action, leg action, and rhythmic breathing in back and front glides
  • Developing forward movement on the front and back
  • Practicing skills and safety techniques in deep water

Registration Information  

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10/18/21 12/31/22 Online / Front Desk $ 50.00-$ 150.00-

Available Sessions

Date(s)
11/03/22 - 12/22/22
Th - 4:10 pm - 40 mins
Waiting List  
11/04/22 - 12/17/22
Sa - 9:45 am - 40 mins
Waiting List  
11/07/22 - 12/19/22
Mo - 5:35 pm - 40 mins
Waiting List  
01/02/23 - 02/13/23
Mo - 5:35 pm - 40 mins
Registration
will open on
12/12/2022
01/05/23 - 02/16/23
Th - 4:10 pm - 40 mins
Registration
will open on
12/12/2022
01/07/23 - 02/18/23
Sa - 9:45 am - 40 mins
Registration
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12/12/2022

Level 4: Stroke Introduction (6-12yrs)

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11/2/22 - 2/18/23
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Level 4: Stroke Introduction

Students in this stage develop stroke technique in front crawl and back crawl and learn the breaststroke kick and butterfly kick. Water safety is reinforced through treading water and elementary backstroke.

Students in the stage focus on the following:

  • Developing the front and back crawl
  • Introducing components of breaststroke and butterfly
  • Practicing safety techniques in deep water

Registration Information  

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10/18/21 12/31/24 Online / Front Desk $ 50.00-$ 150.00-

Available Sessions

Date(s)
11/02/22 - 12/14/22
We - 5:35 pm - 40 mins
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11/05/22 - 12/17/22
Sa - 9:45 am - 40 mins
Register  
11/06/22 - 12/19/22
Mo - 5:35 pm - 40 mins
Register  
01/02/23 - 02/13/23
Mo - 5:35 pm - 40 mins
Registration
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12/12/2022
01/04/23 - 02/15/23
We - 5:35 pm - 40 mins
Registration
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12/12/2022
01/07/23 - 02/18/23
Sa - 9:45 am - 40 mins
Registration
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12/12/2022

Level 5 & 6: Stroke Development/Mechanics (6-12 yrs)

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11/1/22 - 2/18/23
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Level 5: Stroke Development

Students in this stage work on stroke technique and learn all major competitive strokes. The emphasis on water safety continues through treading water and sidestroke.

Students in this stage focus on the following:

  • Developing stamina in the front and back crawl
  • Developing the breaststroke and butterfly
  • Building endurance techniques for deep water safety

Level 6: Stroke Mechanics

Students in this stage refine stroke technique on all major competitive strokes, learn about competitive swimming and discover how incorporate swimming into a healthy lifestyle.

Students in this stage focus on the following:

  • Developing endurance in the competitive strokes
  • Developing skills related to competitive swimming like such as flip turns
  • Enhancing skills and building endurance in deep water

 


Registration Information  

Open Close Register At MemberVirtualNon-MemberPrescribe the Y
10/18/21 12/31/24 Online / Front Desk $ 50.00-$ 150.00-

Available Sessions

Date(s)
11/01/22 - 12/13/22
We - 5:35 pm - 40 mins
Waiting List  
11/04/22 - 12/16/22
Sa - 9:00 am - 40 mins
Register  
01/04/23 - 02/15/23
We - 5:35 pm - 40 mins
Registration
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12/12/2022
01/07/23 - 02/18/23
Sa - 9:00 am - 40 mins
Registration
will open on
12/12/2022

Parent Child: Water Discovery & Exploration (6mo-3yrs)

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11/1/22 - 2/18/23
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Classes are 30 minutes in length.

Each child must be accompanied by an adult 16 years of age or older

One parent/guardian accompanies child in the water

Children must wear proper swim diapers

Swim starters curriculum in which infants and toddlers learn to be comfortable in the water and develop swim readiness skills through fun and confidence-building experiences, while parents learn about water safety, drowning prevention, and the importance of supervision.


Registration Information  

Open Close Register At MemberVirtualNon-MemberPrescribe the Y
10/18/21 12/31/24 Online / Front Desk $ 50.00-$ 150.00-

Available Sessions

Date(s)
11/01/22 - 12/13/22
Tu - 4:50 pm - 30 mins
Register  
11/03/22 - 12/22/22
Th - 11:30 am - 30 mins
Register  
11/04/22 - 12/16/22
Fr - 5:15 pm - 30 mins
Register  
11/05/22 - 12/17/22
Sa - 11:40 am - 30 mins
Register  
01/03/23 - 02/14/23
Tu - 4:50 pm - 30 mins
Registration
will open on
12/12/2022
01/05/23 - 02/16/23
Th - 11:30 am - 30 mins
Registration
will open on
12/12/2022
01/06/23 - 02/17/23
Fr - 5:15 pm - 30 mins
Registration
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12/12/2022
01/07/23 - 02/18/23
Sa - 11:40 am - 30 mins
Registration
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12/12/2022

Preschool: Water Acclimation, Movement & Stamina (3-5yrs)

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11/1/22 - 2/18/23
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Classes are 30 minutes in length.

Swim basics curriculum in which students learn personal water safety and achieve basic swimming competency by learning two benchmark skill sets:

Swim, float, swim sequencing (front glide, roll, back float, roll, front glide) and exiting the pool
Jump, push, turn, grab

Parent/Guardian may remain on the pool deck


Registration Information  

Open Close Register At MemberVirtualNon-MemberPrescribe the Y
10/18/21 8/3/37 Online / Front Desk $ 50.00-$ 150.00-

Available Sessions

Date(s)
11/01/22 - 12/13/22
Tu - 4:15 pm - 30 mins
Waiting List  
11/02/22 - 12/14/22
We - 5:00 pm - 30 mins
Waiting List  
11/03/22 - 12/22/22
Th - 4:50 pm - 30 mins
Register  
11/04/22 - 12/16/22
Fr - 5:50 pm - 30 mins
Register  
11/05/22 - 12/17/22
Sa - 11:05 am - 30 mins
Waiting List  
11/07/22 - 12/19/22
Mo - 5:00 pm - 30 mins
Register  
01/02/23 - 02/13/23
Mo - 5:00 pm - 30 mins
Registration
will open on
12/12/2022
01/03/23 - 02/14/23
Tu - 4:15 pm - 30 mins
Registration
will open on
12/12/2022
01/04/23 - 02/15/23
We - 5:00 pm - 30 mins
Registration
will open on
12/12/2022
01/05/23 - 02/16/23
Th - 4:50 pm - 30 mins
Registration
will open on
12/12/2022
01/06/23 - 02/17/23
Fr - 5:50 pm - 30 mins
Registration
will open on
12/12/2022
01/07/23 - 02/18/23
Sa - 11:05 am - 30 mins
Registration
will open on
12/12/2022

Private Lessons

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10/28/22 - 1/31/23
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These lessons are designed to give participants individualized attention to improve or master their swimming skills. Together, the instructor, participant and/or parent determine the goals for the session and the curriculum is customized in order to meet these goals.

Please fill out our Private Swim Lesson interest form here. Aquatics Director, Vivian Wells will be in touch with you after filling out the form. Feel free to contact her at [email protected] or 413-773-3646 ext 427 for details.

PRIVATE LESSONS:
Member: ½ hour $25 (4 lessons for $100)
Non-Member: ½ hour $40 (4 lessons for $160)

SEMI-PRIVATE LESSONS: Participants must be at the same level and near the same age. Fee includes two participants.
Member: ½ hour $40 (4 lessons for $160)
Non-Member: ½ hour $60 (4 lessons for $240)

 


Registration Information  

Open Close Register At MemberVirtualNon-MemberPrescribe the Y
12/7/21 12/31/23 Front Desk $ 25.00-$ 40.00-

Available Sessions

Date(s) Special Rate
10/28/22 - 12/31/22
Gil Zemelman - Sa - 10:30 am - 30 mins
$25 - $40 Session is Full
11/04/22 - 12/31/22
Isabel Berg - Fr - 5:30 pm - 30 mins
$100 - $160 Session is Full
11/19/22 - 12/31/22
Ada & Starbuck DeRicco - Sa - 12:00 am - 30 mins
$160 - $240 Register at
front desk
11/22/22 - 12/31/22
Adelaide Waidlich - Tu - 10:45 am - 30 mins
$100 - $160 Session is Full
11/29/22 - 12/31/22
Jorge Vasquez - Mo - 5:00 pm - 30 mins
$100 - $160 Session is Full
12/02/22 - 01/31/23
Hunter Cunningham - Fr - 5:00 pm - 30 mins
$100 - $160 Session is Full
12/13/22 - 01/31/23
Ezra Lee-Goldstein - Tu - 4:50 pm - 30 mins
$100 - $160
Registration
will open on
12/13/2022

 

UPCOMING SCHEDULE CHANGES

December 9
Gymnastics Family Night is canceled.
Family Night in the Gym is canceled.
Y Staff will be setting up for a Gymnastics Meet

December 10
Gym & Gymnastics Center will be closed all day
due to the first home meet for our Tumbling Tigers Gymnastics Team.

There will be no pickleball, basketball, gymnastics or parkour classes.

December 11
Gym will be closed from 12 noon on for the Elk’s National Hoop Shoot.
Open to all
children 8-13 years old. Registration starts at 1 pm. Contact Neal at [email protected] for more info or just show up!

THANK YOUR FOR YOUR UNDERSTANDING &
PLEASE WISH ALL OUR GYMNASTS GOOD LUCK!