Swimming

SWIMMING LESSONS

Queen Anne’s County Parks and Recreation implements the swim program which teaches aquatic and safety skills in a logical progression. The objective is to teach people to swim and to be safe in and around the water.

• Pre-registration is required.
• Parent participation is required in Mom and Tot classes. Child must be at least 6 months old.
• Class size is limited.
• Parks and Recreation reserves the right to cancel any class due to low registration.
• Classes are Monday through Thursday (Friday is the inclement weather make-up day).
• Please call the office for directions to residential pools or visit our website www.parksnrec.org.

Participants will learn the following at each level:

• Level 1 – Introduction to Water Skills. Helps students feel comfortable in the water and to enjoy the water safely. Must be comfortable submerging face underwater for 5 seconds to move on to the next level.
• Level 2 – Fundamental Aquatic Skills. Teaches students fundamental skills. Must swim front and back crawl for 15 feet without assistance to move on to the next level.
• Level 3 – Stroke Development. Builds on the skills learned in Level 2 by providing additional guided practice.
• Level 4 – Stroke Improvement. Develops confidence in the strokes learned and learned two new strokes and survival skills.
• Level 5 – Stroke Refinement. Diving, beginner lifesaving (does not qualify to become a lifeguard)

Church Hill Swimming Lessons

Gannon Pool – Church Hill

190113-01: Levels 4 &5 – 9:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.
190113-02: Level 3 – 9:45 a.m. – 10:15 a.m.
190113-03: Level 2 – 10:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
190113-04: Level 1 – 11:15 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.
190113-05: Parent & Child – 12:00 p.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Cost: $70

Queenstown Swimming Lessons

Dumont Pool – Queenstown

190114-01: Parent & Child – 4:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
190114-02: Level 1 – 4:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
190114-03: Level 2 – 5:15 p.m. – 5:45 p.m.
190114-04: Level 3 – 6:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.
190114-05: Levels 4 & 5 – 6:45 p.m. – 7:15 p.m.
190114-06: Fear Free Adult – 7:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Cost: $70