Castle Downs


  • Make Friends: meet other parents interested in teaching their child the basics of learning to swim through games and songs.
  • Build Skills: some of the skills you will learn include learning how to hold and assist your child, entering and exiting the water safely, splashing and kicking, getting face wet, blowing bubbles and bobbing, assisted front and back floats, and towing.
  • Water Safe: introduction to water and water-safety awareness for the pool and at home.
  • For Life: parents and children begin to build water-safety knowledge and beginner swimming skills.
DaysTimeStartEndMember FeeNon-Member FeeProgram CodeRegistrationNotesAlso at This Time
Tue5:35pm - 6:05pmOct 30---FREEDrop-InDrop-InDrop-In---Other Activities
Wed10:00am - 10:30amOct 30---FREEDrop-InDrop-InDrop-In---Other Activities
Wed10:00am - 10:30amSep 11---FREEDrop-InDrop-InDrop-In

Tag required. Available 15 minutes prior to start of class at Member Services Desk.

Other Activities
Sat10:35am - 11:05amOct 30---FREEDrop-InDrop-InDrop-In---Other Activities
Sat12:55pm - 1:25pmOct 30---FREEDrop-InDrop-InDrop-In---Other Activities

Castle Downs

View Larger Map 11510 153 AVE NW
Edmonton, AB T5X 6A3
Phone: 780-476-9622
  • Aquatics
  • Day Camps
  • Education and Training
  • Health, Fitness & Aquatics
  • Youth Supports

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