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Join us for 8 weeks of swim lessons brought to you by the YMCA! Registration begins Wednesday, December 19th. Lessons Start Monday, January 7th through Saturday, February 24th 

*online registration is unavailable

These lessons will introduce your child to the water in a safe and non-intimidating way while learning stroke development and building self-confidence.


Please call the office: 215-968-2800 x 239, Monday - Friday, 8:00 am - 4:30 pm to register.

*Please Note: There is limited space and classes fill up quickly!

Registration Deadline through Parks & Recreation is, Friday December 21st, after this date you will need to contact the YMCA.
For Weather related cancellations please visit lbfymca.org, Lower Bucks Family YMCA on Facebook or dial 215-949-3400 x9.

Level Description
PARENT & CHILD (30 MINUTES)

WATER DISCOVERY
6 to 18 months 1:12 ratio; Introduces infants and toddlers to the aquatic environment, so to provide a positive family aquatic experience.

WATER EXPLORATION
19 to 36 months 1:12 ratio; Focuses on exploring body positions, blowing bubbles, and fundamental safety and aquatic skills.

WATER ACCLIMATION
2 ½ to 5 years 1:10 ratio; Equivalent to our Turtle level, but just with a parent. Increases comfort with underwater exploration and introduces basic self-rescue skills performed with parent.

PRESCHOOL (30 MINUTES), YOUTH (40 MINUTES)

1. WATER ACCLIMATION Students develop comfort with underwater exploration and learn to safely exit in the event of falling into a body of water. This stage lays the foundation that allows for a student's future progress in swimming. Stage 1 is offered to children aged 3-5 years, 5-8 years and 8-12 years, teens 12-17 years, and adults age 18 and up.

2. WATER MOVEMENT In stage 2, students focus on body position and control, directional change, and forward movement in the water, while also continuing to practice how to safely exit in the event of falling into a body of water. Stage 2 is offered to children aged 3-5 years, 5-8 years and 8-12 years, teens 12-17 years, and adults age 18 and up.

3. WATER STAMINA In stage 3, students learn how to swim to safety from a longer distance than in previous stages in the event of falling into a body of water. This stage also introduces rhythmic breathing and integrated arm and leg action. Stage 3 is offered to children aged 3-5 years, 5-8 years and 8-12 years, teens 12-17 years, and adults age 18 and up.

4. STROKE INTRODUCTION Students in stage 4 develop stroke technique in front crawl and back crawl, and learn the breaststroke kick and butterfly kick. Water safety is reinforced through treading water and elementary backstroke. Stage 4 is offered to children aged 3-5 years, 5-8 years and 8-12 years, teens 12-17 years, and adults age 18 and up.

ADAPTED SWIM
Ages 4+ Swim program focusing on individual swimmer's needs. Ratio 1:2

Additional Forms and Files:

Register Activity Ages Grades Days Date/Time Fees
 
  Must Call the Office
Water Acclimation, Saturday's 10:30 AM 
191311
3 - 5  N/A  Sa  01/12/2019 - 02/23/2019
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

YMCA Pool, Chandler Hall
$93.00 R, $112.00 NR

215-968-2800 x239
 
  Must Call the Office
Water Acclimation, Wednesday's 4:00 PM 
191384
3 - 5  N/A  02/27/2019 - 04/17/2019
4:00 PM - 4:30 PM

YMCA Pool, Chandler Hall
$93.00 R, $112.00 NR

Please call the office at 215-968-2800 x 239
 
  Must Call the Office
Water Movement, Wednesday's 4:30 PM 
191390
3 - 5  N/A  02/27/2019 - 04/17/2019
4:30 PM - 5:00 PM

YMCA Pool, Chandler Hall
$93.00 R, $112.00 NR

Please call the office at 215-968-2800 x 239
 
  Must Call the Office
Water Movement, Saturday's 11:00 AM 
191394
3 - 5  N/A  Sa  03/02/2019 - 04/20/2019
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

YMCA Pool, Chandler Hall
$93.00 R, $112.00 NR

Please call the office at 215-968-2800 x 239
 
  Must Call the Office
Stroke Introduction, Saturday's 1:15 PM 
191341
6 - 12  N/A  Sa  01/12/2019 - 02/23/2019
1:15 PM - 1:55 PM

YMCA Pool, Chandler Hall
$100.00 R, $121.00 NR

215-968-2800 x239
 
  Must Call the Office
Water Stamina, Tuesday's 12:30 PM 
191397
3 - 5  N/A  Tu  02/26/2019 - 04/16/2019
12:30 PM - 1:00 PM

YMCA Pool, Chandler Hall
$93.00 R, $112.00 NR

Please call the office at 215-968-2800 x 239
 
  Must Call the Office
Stroke Introduction, Monday's 1:00 PM 
191403
3 - 5  N/A  02/25/2019 - 04/15/2019
1:00 PM - 1:30 PM

YMCA Pool, Chandler Hall
$93.00 R, $112.00 NR

Please call the office at 215-968-2800 x 239
 
  Must Call the Office
Water Movement, Saturday's 11:00 AM FULL 
191319
3 - 5  N/A  Sa  01/12/2019 - 02/23/2019
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

YMCA Pool, Chandler Hall
$93.00 R, $112.00 NR

215-968-2800 x239
 
  Must Call the Office
Youth Water Movement, Saturday's 12:30 PM 
191336
6 - 12  N/A  Sa  01/12/2019 - 02/23/2019
12:30 PM - 1:10 PM

YMCA Pool, Chandler Hall
$100.00 R, $121.00 NR

215-968-2800 x239
 
  Must Call the Office
Parent/Child Water Exploration Saturday's 9:30 AM 
191348
1.07 - 3  N/A  Sa  01/12/2019 - 02/23/2019
9:30 AM - 10:00 AM

YMCA Pool, Chandler Hall
$93.00 R, $112.00 NR

215-968-2800 x239
 
  Must Call the Office
Water Stamina Saturday's 11:00 AM 
191327
3 - 5  N/A  Sa  01/12/2019 - 02/23/2019
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

YMCA Pool, Chandler Hall
$93.00 R, $112.00 NR

215-968-2800 X239
 
  Must Call the Office
Stroke Introduction Saturday's 1:15 PM 
191416
6 - 12  N/A  Sa  03/02/2019 - 04/20/2019
1:15 PM - 1:55 PM

YMCA Pool, Chandler Hall
$100.00 R, $121.00 NR

Please call the office at 215-968-2800 x 239
 
  Must Call the Office
Adapted, Monday's 7:00 PM 
191417
6 - 12  N/A  02/25/2019 - 04/15/2019
7:00 PM - 7:40 PM

YMCA Pool, Chandler Hall
$100.00 R, $121.00 NR

Please call the office at 215-968-2800 x 239
 
  Must Call the Office
Water Discovery, Saturday's 9:00 AM 
191420
0.06 - 1.06  N/A  Sa  03/02/2019 - 04/20/2019
9:00 AM - 9:30 AM

YMCA Pool, Chandler Hall
$93.00 R, $112.00 NR

Please call the office at 215-968-2800 x 239
 
  Must Call the Office
Water Exploration, Saturday's 9:30 AM 
191423
1.07 - 3  N/A  Sa  03/02/2019 - 04/20/2019
9:30 AM - 10:00 AM

YMCA Pool, Chandler Hall
$93.00 R, $112.00 NR

Please call the office at 215-968-2800 x 239
 
  Must Call the Office
Stroke Introduction Saturday's 12:00 PM 
191408
3 - 5  N/A  Sa  03/02/2019 - 04/20/2019
12:00 PM - 12:30 PM

YMCA Pool, Chandler Hall
$93.00 R, $112.00 NR

Please call the office at 215-968-2800 x 239
 
  Must Call the Office
Water Movement Thursday's 6:15 PM 
191410
6 - 12  N/A  Th  02/28/2019 - 04/18/2019
6:15 PM - 6:55 PM

YMCA Pool, Chandler Hall
$100.00 R, $121.00 NR

Please call the office at 215-968-2800 x 239
 
  Must Call the Office
Water Stamina Wednesday's 6:30 PM 
191412
6 - 12  N/A  02/27/2019 - 04/17/2019
6:30 PM - 7:10 PM

YMCA Pool, Chandler Hall
$100.00 R, $121.00 NR

Please call the office at 215-968-2800 x 239
 
  Must Call the Office
Stroke Introduction Monday's 5:00 PM 
191413
6 - 12  N/A  02/25/2019 - 04/15/2019
5:00 PM - 5:40 PM

YMCA Pool, Chandler Hall
$100.00 R, $121.00 NR

Please call the office at 215-968-2800 x 239
 
  Must Call the Office
Water Discovery Tuesday's 5:30 PM 
191419
0.06 - 1.06  N/A  Tu  02/26/2019 - 04/16/2019
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

YMCA Pool, Chandler Hall
$93.00 R, $112.00 NR

Please call the office at 215-968-2800 x 239
 
  Must Call the Office
Water Acclimation Saturday's 10:00 AM - FULL 
191424
2.06 - 5  N/A  Sa  03/02/2019 - 04/20/2019
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

YMCA Pool, Chandler Hall
$93.00 R, $112.00 NR

Please call the office at 215-968-2800 x 239
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