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Swim Lessons

Summer Swim Lessons
Tuesday, July 5–Friday, July 29. Online registration begins Monday, June 13.

To find out where your child should be in swimming lessons, call the Aquatics department (Lisa, Lindsey or Mat), (607) 547-2800, to talk about the child’s ability and to schedule a swim test, if needed.

Lessons are free and for members only, but a credit card is required during online registration. Space is limited. Please refer to the class descriptions section to place your child in the correct level. Class space may be limited, especially in the beginning levels. There will be no “drop-ins” allowed at lessons.

Swimming lessons are offered for youth of all ages and abilities, preschool – high school. Swimmers must use the appropriate locker rooms to change for lessons. Parents and spectators are not allowed on the pool deck during lessons, please use the balcony to watch. Please arrive on time. Lessons are for members only and registration is required. Space is limited.

For more information, contact the Aquatics Office at (607) 547-2800, ext. 114.

Member School Age Group Lessons (Entering Kindergarten-18 yrs.): 

  • Days: Monday – Friday (Not Monday July 4th).
  • Time: 8:15 AM – 8: 55 AM

Member Parent & Child Lessons:

You are only allowed to attend the class you registered for (which should be one class per week).

Parent and Child Class 1 & 2 are for babies’ ages 6 months to 35 months.
Parent and Child 3 is for preschoolers’ ages 3-5 years of age and their parents (Adults). Parents start in the class block in the water with the child. As the children work on becoming more comfortable in the water and learning basic swimming skills, the adults will gradually be removed from the lessons. This is a transitional class from Parent and Child to Preschool classes.

Parent and Child – Level 1

  • Mondays Only – 9:00-9:30am (Not Monday July 4th)
  • Wednesdays Only – 10:30-11:00am

Parent and Child – Level 2

  • Tuesdays Only – 9:00 -9:30am
  • Thursdays Only – 10:30-11:00am

Parent and Child – Level 3

  • Wednesdays Only – 9:00-9:30am
  • Fridays Only – 10:30-11:00am

Member Preschool Lessons: For preschoolers’ ages 3-5 years of age (Not entering Kindergarten in the fall)


  • Mondays Only – 10:30-11:00am (Not Monday July 4th)
  • Thursdays Only – 9:00-9:30am


  • Tuesdays Only – 10:30-11:00am
  • Fridays Only – 9:00-9:30am


  • Mondays Only – 9:00-9:30am (Not Monday July 4th)
  • Wednesdays Only – 10:30-11:00am

Class Descriptions:
Learn to Swim Levels – Parent and Child  (PDF, 59.3KB)

Learn to Swim Levels – Child (PDF, 54.8KB)

Learn to Swim Levels – Preschool 3-5 Years (PDF, 50.4KB)