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HOURS:
MONDAY - THURSDAY
5:00am - 10:00pm
FRIDAY
5:00am - 9:00pm
SATURDAY
7:00am - 5:00pm
SUNDAY
1:00pm - 5:00pm
Shelby YMCA
111 W Smiley Ave
Shelby, OH 44875
419.347.1312

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SWIM LESSONS

Water Discovery (6 months - 3 years)

If you have a child from 6 months-3 years old, now is the time to familiarize them with water! This program is a parent-participation water class. During the 7-week session, children will be encouraged to discover the water and get comfortable on their stomachs and backs and submerge with the assistance of an adult. Register at the YMCA! Registration for each session will open in week 4 of the previous session.

Fall 2 Session begins October 28, 2019

Winter 1 Session begins January 6th, 2020

Winter 2 Session begins February 24th, 2020

Spring Session begins April 13th, 2020

Registration begins 2 weeks before the start of each session.

Download Registration Form

Members: $25

Non-Members: $35

Group Swim Lessons

Build confidence in the water! Improve your swim skills with certified instructors who are excited to help you grow. Group swim lessons are structured classes for children divided by age and skill, starting at 3 years old. Group lessons are held Monday and Wednesday evenings and are taught in 7-week sessions. Register today! Registration for each session will open in week 4 of the previous session.

Fall 2 Session begins October 28, 2019

Winter 1 Session begins January 6th, 2020

Winter 2 Session begins February 24th, 2020

Spring Session begins April 13th, 2020

Registration begins 2 weeks before the start of each session.

Download Registration Form

Members: $30

Non-Members: $80

Pre-school

3-5 Years Old        (Mondays and Wednesdays 6:00-6:30pm)

 

Water Acclimation 1 (Pike): Beginner level for Preschool children with little or no previous swim instruction. Children will learn safe pool behavior, begin getting face wet, floating with support and kicking with support

Water Movement 1 (Eel, Ray, Starfish): For Children who are more comfortable in the water and are beginning to swim independently. Front and back glides will be introduced. They will begin refining strokes and independent swimming along with working on building endurance and refining of their swim strokes.

 

School-age

6 Years +               (Mondays and Wednesdays 6:30-7:00pm)

 

Water Acclimation 2 (Polliwog): Beginning level for school-age program. Introduces breath control, front and back paddle with flutter kick.

Water Movement 2 (Guppy): Will build upon previous skills while improving endurance and distance.

Water Stamina 2/Stroke Introduction (Fish, Flying Fish, Shark): Butterfly stroke is introduced. To progress to the next swim level, swimmers must do survival float for 6 minutes, tread water for 3 minutes and swim each stroke 50 meters. Emphasis on endurance swim skills and flip turns are introduced. Swimmer will swim 100 meters of each stroke (except butterfly), learn basic lifesaving skills, and diving techniques. Goggles are recommended.

Private Swim Lessons

Private lessons are available for ages 3 and up and can be scheduled according to your availability. You may schedule three or seven lessons at a time. 

 

Members: $45/65

Non-Members: $85/140

(3 sessions/7 sessions)