Swim Lessons

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The Department of Leisure Services offers American Red Cross Swimming Lessons for children 6 years old through adult. 

Youth Swim Lessons are as follows:

  • Levels 1 and 2 - Beginner/Water Exploration
  • Level 3 - Beginning-Intermediate / Stroke Readiness
  • Level 4 - Early Intermediate / Stroke Development
  • Level 5 - Intermediate / Stroke Refinement
  • Level 6 - Advanced / Skill Proficiency

Each level builds on the previous level so we ask that you follow the progression of the levels and not skip levels.

It is a $30 fee for a two-week day class or a three-week night class. Please call (334) 615-3762 for more information.

Adult Swimming Lessons

Adult Swimming Lessons are beginner classes but even advanced beginners and intermediate swimmers can take away from the knowledgeable instructors in this class. We take pride in tailoring this class to the individual in the class and meeting the individual swimmer's needs.

It is a $30 fee for a two-week day class or a three-week night class. Please call (334) 615-3762 for more information.

Parent & Child Aquatics

The American Red Cross Infant and Preschool Aquatic Program is a water orientation program for children 6 months to 5 years. The program is split into three different classes: 

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  • Water Orientation (6 to 18 months) - adult required in water with each participant
  • MINNOWS previously known as Tiny Tots (19 months to 3 years) - adult required in water with each participant
  • GUPPIES previously known as Little Tykes (4 to 5 years) - no adult required in water

Each class focuses on exploring the water and moving in the water while being safe. The classes are tailored to the age group's individual needs and will prove to be beneficial to your child's water development. It is a $30 fee for a two-week day class or a three-week night class. Please call (334) 615-3762 for more information.