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Private Swim Lessons

One-on-one private swim lessons are available by purchasing a punch card from the YMCA Welcome Desk for one, three or five lessons. Lessons are 30 minutes in length, scheduled as desired based on instructor availability. Participants need to keep track of card and present it at each lesson. Please call 774-4076 for more information or to register.

AGES: Any age

WHEN: As scheduled with instructor

COST:

  • 1 Lesson: $20 Members; $40 for General Public
  • 3 Lessons: $55 Members; $110 General Public
  • 5 Lessons: $85 Members; $170 General Public

  • WHERE: NLYMCA-Dickinson Center Pool

Adult Lap Swim Training

Program provides training for competitors, as well as triathletes and fitness swimmers. Class is led by experienced coaches and aims to meet individual swimmers’ needs. Designed for, but not limited to, the intermediate or advanced swimmer who would like to improve on endurance and stroke technique. Competitive swimmers and beginners are welcome! Coaches will be on deck, and workouts will be pre-formatted.

AGES: 13 and up
WHEN: Sundays and Thursdays
TIME: 6-6:45 pm
COST PER SESSION: $36 Members; $87 for General Public
WHERE: NLYMCA-Dickinson Center Pool
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NLY Swim Team

Swim team runs October to mid-March.

Learn the fundamental skills of competitive swimming, including proper stroke technique. We focus on team building and use competition as a tool to teach the values of discipline, self-improvement, and sportsmanship. Participants between the ages of 6-18, and swimming ability of the YMCA Stroke Introduction level or better are welcome. The first day of practice is October 3, 2017 and the season will end March 16, 2018. Must be annual YMCA member!

AGES: 13-High School
WHEN: Sunday, Tuesday & Thursday: 4:45-6 pm; Monday: 4:45-6:15 pm
COST: $394**

AGES: 12 and under
WHEN: Sunday, Tuesday & Thursday: 4:45-6 pm
COST: $280**

AGES: 10 and under
WHEN: Sunday, Tuesday & Thursday: 4:45-5:45 pm
COST: $225**

AGES: Kingsford Swim Team (For pre- and post-high school season
COST: $135

Age is a guideline. Swimmers may be moved based on skill level.
**10 percent discount for additional swimmers in same family

Swimmer must be a YMCA Annual Member.

Fundraiser

8-10% of you purchase goes towards the swim team if you use the link below to buy products at SwimOutlet.com

Adult/Teen Swim (13 and up)

It’s never too late to learn and benefit from swimming lessons! We provide personalized instruction for the adult swimmer. Join today, space is limited!

WHEN: Wednesday 6:30-7:10 pm
COST PER SESSION: Members: $19 General Public: $45

Space is limited.  Please register at the front desk.

Youth Swim Lessons

All lessons include personal safety & growth, stroke development, rescue, water games and sports.

  • Water Movement (Formerly Polliwog) – For beginning swimmers who need assistance in the water.
  • Water Stamina (Formerly Guppy)– To enroll, students must have successfully completed Water Movement OR be able to swim 75 feet with-out a flotation device.
  • Stroke Introduction (Formerly Minnow)– To enroll, students must have successfully completed Water Stamina OR be able to swim 75 feet with proficient front crawl, elementary back stroke and back crawl.

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Preschool Swim Lessons

Children are taught basic skills that are the building blocks of swimming.

    Water Exploration/Acclimation (Formerly Preschool Level 1):

  • Mon. & Wed. 5-5:40 pm; $36 Members; $87 General Public
    Saturday 8-8:40 am; $19 Members; $45 General Public
  • Water Movement (Formerly Preschool Level 2): 

  • Monday/Wednesday 5-5:40 pm; $36 Members; $87 General Public
    Saturday 8:45-9:25 am; $19 Members; $45 General Public

Space is limited.  Please register at the front desk.

PLEASE NOTE: As of Fall 2017, youth swim classes have been renamed to follow the YMCA Safety Around Water guidelines. Safety Around Water is a progressive set of lessons designed to teach swimmers how to meet goals, take challenges and grow in confidence and abilities. Click here for help deciding what level to choose.

Parent – Child Swimming

WATER DISCOVERY (Formerly Parent/Tot)

Ages: 6-36 months
WHEN: Monday (6:30-7 pm) OR Saturday (9:30-10 am)
COST PER SESSION: $9 Members; $19 General Public

Space is limited. Please register at the YMCA Welcome Desk.

PLEASE NOTE: As of Fall 2017, youth swim classes have been renamed to follow the YMCA Safety Around Water guidelines. Safety Around Water is a progressive set of lessons designed to teach swimmers how to meet goals, take challenges and grow in confidence and abilities. Click here for help deciding what level to choose.