Preschool Swim Lessons

Preschool Swim Lessons

Swim lessons for children ages 3-5.

Preschool Level B Water Movement at City Center

City Center YMCA
1/8/23 - 2/26/23
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In this stage, children focus on exploring body positions, blowing bubbles, and fundamental safety and aquatic skills. Students will be encouraged to move purposefully in the water in response to visual and verbal cues and using toys and flotation devices.  Instructors will emphasize basic aquatic safety to parents. Water skills build relationships between parents and children by providing opportunities for fun and interaction in the water.

Participants may only sign up for 1 session per child.

Each class is 30 minutes. 8 sessions total. Recommended after completing Water Discovery.


Registration Information  

Open Close Register At MemberNon-Member
8/5/22 12/31/22 Online / Front Desk $ 85.00$ 130.00

Available Sessions

Date(s)
01/08/23 - 02/26/23
Mandy - Su - 3:00 pm - 3:30 pm
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Closes
01/01/2023

Preschool Water Discovery Level A at City Center

City Center YMCA
1/8/23 - 2/26/23
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Water Discovery is the first stage of swim lessons and focuses on skills for beginners. Students are introduced to the pool and develop safe water habits in a fun and encouraging environment. Students become comfortable with underwater exploration and learn to safely exit a body of water in the event they fall in. This introductory stage builds the foundation for the child’s future progress in swimming.

 

Each class is 30 minutes. 8 sessions total. Recommended for Ages 3-5.


Registration Information  

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7/16/22 12/31/22 Online / Front Desk $ 85.00$ 130.00

Available Sessions

Date(s)
01/08/23 - 02/26/23
Mandy - Su - 2:30 pm - 3:00 pm
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PS 4 Stroke Introduction

Lampeter-Strasburg YMCA
11/5/22 - 12/17/22
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Introduces basic stroke technique in front crawl and back crawl and reinforces water safety through treading water and elementary backstroke. Having mastered the fundamentals, students learn additional water safety skills and build stroke technique developing skills that prevent chronic disease, increase social-emotional and cognitive well-being, and foster a lifetime of physical activity.


Registration Information  

Open Close Register At MemberNon-Member
12/5/22 12/31/23 Online / Front Desk $ 85.00$ 130.00

Available Sessions

Date(s) Spots
Available
11/05/22 - 12/17/22
Cora - Sa - 9:55 am - 10:25 am
1 / 6 Available
Registration
Closed on
11/05/2022

Water Acclimation - Shrewsbury

The W. Dale Brougher Foundation YMCA
11/3/22 - 2/18/23
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Students develop comfort with underwater exploration and learn to safely exit in the event of falling into a body of waters in stage 1. This stage lays the foundation that allows for a students future progress in swimming. This level is for children ages 3-5 years old.

Our refund policy allows for a full refund prior to the start of the class and a 75% refund after the first class. After the start of the second class no refund will be given.

Make-ups will only be given for classes missed due to holidays and if the Y has to cancel a class. Make-ups will be held during the make-up week of the session.


Registration Information  

Open Close Register At MemberNon-Member
12/5/22 1/7/23 Online / Front Desk $ 70.00$ 130.00

Available Sessions

Date(s)
11/03/22 - 12/15/22
Th - 11:45 am - 12:15 pm
Session is Full
11/03/22 - 12/15/22
Th - 12:30 pm - 1:00 pm
Register  
11/03/22 - 12/15/22
Th - 5:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Session is Full
11/05/22 - 12/17/22
Sa - 9:00 am - 9:30 am
Session is Full
11/07/22 - 12/19/22
Mo - 5:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Session is Full
11/07/22 - 12/19/22
Mo - 5:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Session is Full
01/02/23 - 02/13/23
Mo - 5:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Session is Full
01/02/23 - 02/13/23
Mo - 5:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Session is Full
01/05/23 - 02/16/23
Th - 11:45 am - 12:15 pm
Register  
01/05/23 - 02/16/23
Th - 12:30 pm - 1:00 pm
Register  
01/05/23 - 02/16/23
Th - 5:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Session is Full
01/07/23 - 02/18/23
Sa - 9:00 am - 9:30 am
Session is Full

Water Acclimation and Water Movement

York Branch YMCA
11/1/22 - 3/25/23
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Students develop comfort with underwater exploration and learn to safely exit in the event of falling into a body of waters in stage 1. This stage lays the foundation that allows for a students future progress in swimming.

In stage 2, 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.

Our refund policy allows for a full refund prior to the start of the class and a 75% refund after the first class. After the start of the second class no refund will be given.

Make-ups will only be given for classes missed due to holidays and if the Y has to cancel a class. Make-ups must be done during the session the participant is currently registered for. Classes missed due to inclement weather will not be made up or given a credit.

If the YMCA holds class but your child is absent due to illness, you will need to provide a doctor’s note to Tammy Shore (Aquatic Director) to schedule a make-up during your currently enrolled session.


Registration Information  

Open Close Register At MemberNon-Member
12/14/20 6/30/23 Online / Front Desk $ 40.00$ 55.00

Available Sessions

Date(s) Special Rate
11/01/22 - 12/20/22
Tu - 6:05 pm - 6:35 pm
$65 - $95
Registration
Closed on
10/30/2022
12/05/22 - 12/28/22
Mo,We - 6:05 pm - 6:35 pm
$65 - $95
Registration
Closed on
12/03/2022
12/10/22 - 12/31/22
Sa - 9:35 am - 10:05 am
$35 - $50 Register  
Closes
12/08/2022
01/07/23 - 01/28/23
Sa - 9:35 am - 10:15 am
$40 - $55
Registration
will open on
12/12/2022
02/04/23 - 02/25/23
Sa - 9:35 am - 10:15 am
$40 - $55
Registration
will open on
01/09/2023
03/04/23 - 03/25/23
Sa - 9:35 am - 10:15 am
$40 - $55
Registration
will open on
02/06/2023

Water Acclimation Level 1 at LS

Lampeter-Strasburg YMCA
11/1/22 - 12/22/22
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Water Acclimation is the first stage of swim lessons and focuses on skills for beginners. In Water Acclimation, students are introduced to the pool and develop safe water habits in a fun and encouraging environment. Students become comfortable with underwater exploration and learn to safely exit a body of water in the event they fall in. This introductory stage builds the foundation for the child’s future progress in swimming.

Students will learn:

* Swim, float, swim – sequencing front glide, roll, back float, and exit.

* Jump, push, turn, grab

Participants may only sign up for 1 session per child. Registration for multiple sessions will be refunded and taken off the roster. This is to ensure other children have a chance to get into our swim lesson program! thank you for your understanding!

Our refund policy allows for a full refund prior to the start of the class and a 75% refund after the first class. After the start of the second class no refund will be given.


Registration Information  

Open Close Register At MemberNon-Member
2023 12/5/22 12/31/23 Online / Front Desk $ 85.00$ 130.00

Available Sessions

Date(s) Spots
Available
11/01/22 - 12/13/22
Cora - Tu - 9:30 am - 10:00 am
3 / 6 Available
Registration
Closed on
11/01/2022
11/01/22 - 12/13/22
Cora - Tu - 5:55 pm - 6:25 pm
5 / 6 Available
Registration
Closed on
11/24/2022
11/03/22 - 12/22/22
Layla - Th - 6:10 pm - 6:40 pm
1 / 6 Available
Registration
Closed on
11/03/2022
11/04/22 - 12/16/22
Cora - Fr - 5:55 pm - 6:25 pm
1 / 6 Available
Registration
Closed on
11/04/2022

Water Movement - Shrewsbury

The W. Dale Brougher Foundation YMCA
11/1/22 - 2/18/23
VIEW

In stage 2, 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.

Our refund policy allows for a full refund prior to the start of the class and a 75% refund after the first class. After the start of the second class no refund will be given.

Make-ups will only be given for classes missed due to holidays and if the Y has to cancel a class. Make-ups will be held during the break week in between sessions.


Registration Information  

Open Close Register At MemberNon-Member
12/5/22 1/7/23 Online / Front Desk $ 70.00$ 130.00

Available Sessions

Date(s)
11/01/22 - 12/13/22
Tu - 11:00 am - 11:30 am
Register  
11/03/22 - 12/15/22
Th - 6:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Session is Full
11/05/22 - 12/17/22
Sa - 9:45 am - 10:15 am
Session is Full
11/07/22 - 12/19/22
Mo - 5:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Session is Full
11/07/22 - 12/19/22
Mo - 6:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Session is Full
01/02/23 - 02/13/23
Mo - 5:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Session is Full
01/02/23 - 02/13/23
Mo - 6:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Session is Full
01/03/23 - 02/14/23
Tu - 11:00 am - 11:30 am
Register  
01/05/23 - 02/16/23
Th - 6:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Session is Full
01/07/23 - 02/18/23
Sa - 9:45 am - 10:15 am
Register  

Water Movement and Stamina Level 2&3 at L-S

Lampeter-Strasburg YMCA
11/1/22 - 12/22/22
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Water movement encourages forward movement in the water and basic self -rescue skills performed independently. Skills include both front and back glides, floats and treading water. Water Stamina is the third stage of swim lessons and the final stage in the Swim Basics phase. In this stage, students practice swimming on the front and back independently, rolling over and treading.

Water Stamina develops intermediate self-rescue skills and swimming skills performed at longer distances than in previous stages. Swimmers learn personal water safety and introduce basic swimming competency by learning two bench mark skills: 1) Swim, Float, Swim – sequencing front glide, roll, back float, roll, front glide, and exit; 2) Jump, push, turn, grab

Our refund policy allows for a full refund prior to the start of the class and a 75% refund after the first class. After the start of the second class no refund will be given.


Registration Information  

Open Close Register At MemberNon-Member
12/10/21 12/31/23 Online / Front Desk $ 85.00$ 130.00

Available Sessions

Date(s) Spots
Available
11/01/22 - 12/13/22
Cora - Tu - 10:10 am - 10:40 am
3 / 6 Available
Registration
Closed on
11/01/2022
11/03/22 - 12/22/22
Layla - Th - 6:50 pm - 7:20 pm
-
Registration
Closed on
11/03/2022
11/04/22 - 12/16/22
Cora - Fr - 5:15 pm - 5:45 pm
1 / 6 Available
Registration
Closed on
11/04/2022
11/04/22 - 12/16/22
Cora - Fr - 6:35 pm - 7:05 pm
1 / 6 Available
Registration
Closed on
11/04/2022

Water Stamina - Shrewsbury

The W. Dale Brougher Foundation YMCA
11/1/22 - 2/18/23
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Advanced level for ages 3-5.


Registration Information  

Open Close Register At MemberNon-Member
12/5/22 1/7/23 Online / Front Desk $ 70.00$ 130.00

Available Sessions

Date(s)
11/01/22 - 12/13/22
Tu - 11:45 am - 12:15 pm
Register  
11/01/22 - 12/13/22
Tu - 5:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Session is Full
11/02/22 - 12/14/22
We - 6:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Session is Full
11/05/22 - 12/17/22
Sa - 11:15 am - 11:45 am
Register  
01/03/23 - 02/14/23
Tu - 11:45 am - 12:15 pm
Register  
01/03/23 - 02/14/23
Tu - 5:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Session is Full
01/04/23 - 02/15/23
We - 6:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Session is Full
01/07/23 - 02/18/23
Sa - 11:15 am - 11:45 am
Session is Full

Water Stamina and Stroke Introduction

York Branch YMCA
12/5/22 - 12/31/22
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In stage 3, 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.

In stage 4 students will learn basic stroke technique in front crawl and back crawl and reinforces water safety through  treading water and elementary backstroke. Students develop endurance to swim continuous 25 yards, to use rotary breathing with front crawl and to tread using breaststroke and scissors kick.

Our refund policy allows for a full refund prior to the start of the class and a 75% refund after the first class. After the start of the second class no refund will be given.

Make-ups will only be given for classes missed due to holidays and if the Y has to cancel a class. Make-ups must be done during the session the participant is currently registered for. Classes missed due to inclement weather will not be made up or given a credit.

If the YMCA holds class but your child is absent due to illness, you will need to provide a doctor’s note to Tammy Shore (Aquatic Director) to schedule a make-up during your currently enrolled session.


Registration Information  

Open Close Register At MemberNon-Member
1/10/22 12/31/22 Online / Front Desk $ 35.00$ 50.00

Available Sessions

Date(s) Special Rate
12/05/22 - 12/28/22
Mo,We - 10:00 am - 10:30 am
$65 - $95
Registration
Closed on
12/03/2022
12/05/22 - 12/28/22
Mo,We - 6:05 pm - 6:35 pm
$65 - $95
Registration
Closed on
12/03/2022
12/10/22 - 12/31/22
Sa - 10:10 am - 10:40 am
$35 - $50 Register  
Closes
12/08/2022