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Strong Swimmers. Confident Kids.

The YMCA has long been America’s favorite swimming instructor. Whether just learning how to swim, improving strokes, swimming competitively or taking water exercise classes, members are in safe hands with our certified swimming instructors and lifeguards. 

All ages - from infants to seniors - can learn to swim. Check out our class offerings to find one that fits your family's busy schedule.

Swim Lessons Placement Questionnaire

Please complete this simple interactive questionnaire to determine which swim lesson class is right for your child.

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Stage Descriptions

Swim lessons can be an important part of developing a healthy lifestyle. Whether you’re 6 or 60, it is never too late to learn to swim. Swimming lessons at the Y are overseen by certified instructors who provide this training in a safe and fun way.

Stage Descriptions

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Have a question?  Email the your branch aquatics department.  

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