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SWIM LESSONS

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Register online or at the Geneseo Community Center

CLOWNFISH (6 mos - 3 yrs w/parent)

A parent/child water exploration class that focuses on water enjoyment. The goal is to promote water safety, fun in the water adding participant socialization to encourage a lifetime of aquatic activity. Participate with a parent.

LAKE EXPLORERS (4 yrs)

Lake Explorers will learn to enter and exit water independently using the steps or side, jump in assisted or independently, supported front and back floats, rhythmic bobbing on side and locomotion. Participate with or without a parent.

OCEAN EXPLORERS (5 yrs)

Participants will master face floats and back floats, jumping into the pool and bobbing independently by the end of class. Participate without a parent.

TADPOLE

Class prerequisites: Must have passed Ocean Explorer or completed Kindergarten to take this class.
Participants work on submerging, face and back floats, add on kicks and rhythmic breathing.

MINNOW

Class prerequisites: Must have passed Tadpole to take this class.
Participants will work on skills to be able to swim 1/2 way across shallow end.

WHALES

Class prerequisites: Must have passed Minnow to take this class.
Participants will work on skills to swim front and back crawl one width in shallow and deep water.

SHARK

Class prerequisites: Must have passed Whales to take this class.
Participants will work on skills to swim front and back crawl one length.

DOLPHIN 

Class prerequisites: Must have passed Sharks to take this class.
Participants will work on two lengths of the pool using the front and back crawl and demonstrate the scissors and whip kick.

BARRACUDA & STINGRAY

Class prerequisites: Must have passed Dolphin to take this class.
Must swim two lengths of front and back crawl, a width of sidestroke and breaststroke to move on to next class.

MARLIN, MARINER, & S.E.A.L.S. 

Class prerequisites: Must have passed Stingray to take this class.
Increase endurance in front and back crawl, sidestroke, breaststroke and learn trudgen crawl and double trudgen.

Specialty Swim Lessons for ages 3 & over

Call Therresa at 309-944-5695 to schedule private, semi-private or special swims. Once requests are made, instructor & four ½ hour lesson times will be assigned.
Specialty swim Lessons will expire one year from the date of purchase & must be paid prior to the first lesson.

Private Swim Lessons

Private swimming lessons are one instructor to one student. Lessons are thirty minutes.

Semi-Private Swim Lessons

Semi-private swimming lessons are one instructor to two or three students at similar swimming levels. Lessons are thirty minutes.

Special Swim

Special swim is a  great one-on-one course for participants with disabilities. Times & instructors will be assigned when participants register.


Don’t wait to participate...

CLASSES WILL BE CANCELED IF MINIMUM ENROLLMENT IS NOT MET THREE (3) DAYS PRIOR TO THE START OF CLASS. 

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Upcoming Events

November 20

FREE SPECIAL DAY SWIM

Come swim at The Center's Indoor Pool on your day off!
1:00 - 3:00pm

November 21

FREE SPECIAL DAY JUMPS

Come jump in the Bounce House at The Center's on your day off!
10:00 am - Noon

November 22

FREE SPECIAL DAY SWIM

Come swim at The Center's Indoor Pool on your day off!
1:00 - 3:00pm

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