Westwood Family YMCA - Swimming and Aquatics - Spring I and II

Tuesday

    Drop-in: Tots/Adult/Teen Swim Lessons

    • 1:30pm - 2:00pm Private Swimming Instruction
      All Ages (Three private lessons running at this time)

      Private lessons provide one-on-one instruction to meet each swimmer’s individual needs. All lessons are 30 minutes in length. Please contact the Member Sales and Service desk to book your lessons today! Private swim lessons are upon request only.

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    • 5:30pm - 7:00pm Private Swimming Instruction
      All Ages (Three 30min lessons)

      Private lessons provide one-on-one instruction to meet each swimmer’s individual needs. All lessons are 30 minutes in length. Please contact the Member Sales and Service desk to book your lessons today! Private swim lessons are upon request only.

      Westwood Family YMCA Main Pool

    Registered: Preschool/Child/Youth Swim Lessons

    • 5:00pm - 5:30pm Star 1
      6–12yrs

      In this class, your child will be introduced to safety education and elementary backstroke; as well as, increase front and back crawl skills, swimming endurance, and treading water up to 90 seconds.

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    • 5:00pm - 5:30pm Bobbers/Floaters
      3–5yrs

      Bobbers:
      Preschool children will participate in activities to gain confidence and to increase their level of comfort in the water. The focus is on getting their face wet, blowing bubbles, and beginning to work on assisted floats.

      Floaters:
      Participants are challenged to work on front and back floats and glides. Children will also discover the use of buoyant aids.

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    • 5:00pm - 5:30pm Star 2
      6–12yrs

      This course will introduce your child to safety skills and the breaststroke; as well as, continue to develop diving, treading water, higher stroke standards.

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    • 5:30pm - 6:00pm Otter/Seal
      6–12yrs

      Otter:
      Our instructors will help your child build confidence in breath control, floating, and gliding. If your child has completed Dippers in the Preschool program, please speak with any aquatic staff to be placed in the appropriate level.

      Seal:
      Your child will be introduced to deep water jumping, surface support, continuing with breath control, floats and glides.

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    • 5:30pm - 6:00pm Star 3
      6–12yrs

      Your child will begin to develop recognition and rescue skills, while improving stroke standards and being introduced to the eggbeater kick.

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    • 5:30pm - 6:00pm Gliders/Divers
      3–5yrs

      Gliders:
      Children are introduced to deep-water activities, gliding on their front and back, and working towards a front swim of up to 5 meters.

      Divers:
      Participants are encouraged to develop deep water skills and spend time in the main pool. Instructors work with children to develop arm action and toward a front swim of up to 10 meters.

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    • 5:30pm - 6:00pm Star 4
      6–12yrs

      Our instructors will expose your child to drowning prevention education, additional rescue skills, and sidestroke. Building on both endurance and stroke standards will continue to happen in this level.

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    • 6:00pm - 6:30pm Swimmer
      6–12yrs

      In this course your child will improve front and back strokes, endurance and treading water skills.

      Westwood Family YMCA Main Pool
    • 6:00pm - 6:30pm Gliders/Divers
      3–5yrs

      Gliders:
      Children are introduced to deep-water activities, gliding on their front and back, and working towards a front swim of up to 5 meters.

      Divers:
      Participants are encouraged to develop deep water skills and spend time in the main pool. Instructors work with children to develop arm action and toward a front swim of up to 10 meters.

      Westwood Family YMCA Main Pool
    • 6:00pm - 6:30pm Dolphin
      6–12yrs

      An instructor will help your child build endurance and working toward front and back swims, side breathing and treading water.

      Westwood Family YMCA Main Pool
    • 6:00pm - 6:30pm Bobbers/Floaters
      3–5yrs

      Bobbers:
      Preschool children will participate in activities to gain confidence and to increase their level of comfort in the water. The focus is on getting their face wet, blowing bubbles, and beginning to work on assisted floats.

      Floaters:
      Participants are challenged to work on front and back floats and glides. Children will also discover the use of buoyant aids.

      Westwood Family YMCA Main Pool
    • 6:45pm - 7:15pm Otter/Seal
      6–12yrs

      Otter:
      Our instructors will help your child build confidence in breath control, floating, and gliding. If your child has completed Dippers in the Preschool program, please speak with any aquatic staff to be placed in the appropriate level.

      Seal:
      Your child will be introduced to deep water jumping, surface support, continuing with breath control, floats and glides.

      Westwood Family YMCA Main Pool
    • 6:45pm - 7:15pm Star 1
      6–12yrs

      In this class, your child will be introduced to safety education and elementary backstroke; as well as, increase front and back crawl skills, swimming endurance, and treading water up to 90 seconds.

      Westwood Family YMCA Main Pool
    • 6:45pm - 7:15pm Swimmer
      6–12yrs

      In this course your child will improve front and back strokes, endurance and treading water skills.

      Westwood Family YMCA Main Pool
    • 6:45pm - 7:15pm Dolphin
      6–12yrs

      An instructor will help your child build endurance and working toward front and back swims, side breathing and treading water.

      Westwood Family YMCA Main Pool
    • 7:15pm - 8:00pm Star 7
      6–12yrs

      Star 7 builds on the skills learned in Star 6.

      Westwood Family YMCA Main Pool
    • 7:15pm - 7:45pm Otter/Seal
      6–12yrs

      Otter:
      Our instructors will help your child build confidence in breath control, floating, and gliding. If your child has completed Dippers in the Preschool program, please speak with any aquatic staff to be placed in the appropriate level.

      Seal:
      Your child will be introduced to deep water jumping, surface support, continuing with breath control, floats and glides.

      Westwood Family YMCA Main Pool
    • 7:15pm - 8:00pm Star 5
      6–12yrs

      Your child will learn boating safety, rescue skills, and the butterfly stroke. Improving sidestroke and breaststroke is a focus, while continuing to build endurance and stroke standards.

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    • 7:15pm - 8:00pm Star 6
      6–12yrs

      Children will learn first aid and advanced rescue skills, while being exposed to alternative swim strokes, synchronized swimming and water polo skills.

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