Swim Lessons

Whether your child is learning to swim for the first time, brushing up on swimming stroke skills or wanting to swim competitively, we've got the perfect program!  Check check out our Aquatics overview page, click here!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Learn about swim lessons at all our branches!  Below is a sampling of what we have to offer.

 

SKIP w/ Parent

Ages 6-36 months

This class is designed as a water orientation for children/parents to become more comfortable in a structured pool environment. 

PIKE W/ PARENT

Ages 3-5

This class is for children who still have a fear of the water and who have at least taken our SKIP class.  Children will learn the same skills as a PIKE W/PARENT class but there will be less emphasis on parent-child separation.

PIKE

Ages 3-6

This class helps children adjust to the water and develop independent movement.  Full bubbles used to help children learn and maintain proper position in the water while swimming on their front and back.  This class is for those with little/no swimming experience or has a fear of water.  Simple safety rules will be introduced. 

EEL

Ages 3-6

This class is for children who are comfortable in the water with floatation devices but cannot yet swim the length of the pool.  Child must be comfortable blowing bubbles/getting face wet.  Children aim to swim without a bubble and perform kneeling dives.

RAYS

Ages 3-6

This class is designed for those children who can swim 15 feet independently, are comfortable with their faces in the water, and have demonstrated a proper back float.  This class reviews and improves strokes on front, back, and side.  Introduction to rotary breathing and breaststroke. 

POLLIWOG

Ages 6-14

Polliwog is a beginner class for children who are uncomfortable or inexperienced in swimming.  This class will teach the basic skills including stroke work, floating, and kicking.  This class may also be a continuation from previous levels.  Various bubble sizes will be used. 

GUPPY

Ages 6-14

Guppy is for children who are comfortable in the water and can swim 15-20 feet without a floatation device.  This class is designed to get into the techniques of each stroke.  Guppy builds off skills learned in POLLIWOG. 

MINNOW

Ages 6-14

Minnow is for children who can swim 25 yards on front and back without a flotation device.  This class focuses on improving stroke technique as well as boating and water safety.  Swimmers will be introduced to the butterfly kick.   

FISH

Ages 6-14

Fish is for children able to swim 50 yards of freestyle with proficient rotary breathing, sidestroke, backstroke, and breaststroke.  This class is designed for students to increase their endurance for all strokes and learn the butterfly stroke.  Flip turns and competitive starts will be introduced  
 


ADULT SWIM LESSONS

This instructional class is for all adults looking to overcome their fear of water. Start learning basic strokes or stroke improvement. The class is designed to give one-on-one feedback with practice time for individuals to develop at their own pace.

PRIVATE SWIM LESSONS

30 minutes of one-on-one instruction.

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OCY - Plymouth YMCA/Camp Clark(97 Items)
Program No. Name Days Offered Dates Avail. Times Avail. Action
9305 9305 - Swim Lessons: Polliwog - Sat Morning - Camp Bournedale Saturday Feb 18, 2017 - Apr 1, 2017 11:30 AM - 12:00 PM Signup
9305 9305 - Swim Lessons: Polliwog - Sat Morning - Camp Bournedale Saturday Feb 18, 2017 - Apr 1, 2017 11:30 AM - 12:00 PM Signup
9305 9305 - Swim Lessons: Polliwog - Sat Morning - Camp Bournedale Saturday Feb 18, 2017 - Apr 1, 2017 11:30 AM - 12:00 PM Signup
9305 9305 - Swim Lessons: Polliwog - Sat Morning - Camp Bournedale Saturday Feb 18, 2017 - Apr 1, 2017 11:30 AM - 12:00 PM Signup
9305 9305 - Swim Lessons: Polliwog - Sat Morning - Camp Bournedale Saturday Feb 18, 2017 - Apr 1, 2017 11:30 AM - 12:00 PM Signup
9301 9301 - Swim Lessons: Pike - Sat Morning - Camp Bournedale Saturday Feb 18, 2017 - Apr 1, 2017 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM Signup
9301 9301 - Swim Lessons: Pike - Sat Morning - Camp Bournedale Saturday Feb 18, 2017 - Apr 1, 2017 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM Signup
9301 9301 - Swim Lessons: Pike - Sat Morning - Camp Bournedale Saturday Feb 18, 2017 - Apr 1, 2017 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM Signup
9301 9301 - Swim Lessons: Pike - Sat Morning - Camp Bournedale Saturday Feb 18, 2017 - Apr 1, 2017 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM Signup
9301 9301 - Swim Lessons: Pike - Sat Morning - Camp Bournedale Saturday Feb 18, 2017 - Apr 1, 2017 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM Signup
Old Colony Y - Central Branch(10 Items)
Program No. Name Days Offered Dates Avail. Times Avail. Action
8707 8707 - Swim Lessons: Polliwog - . Saturday Jan 7, 2017 - Feb 18, 2017 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Signup
8707 8707 - Swim Lessons: Polliwog - . Saturday Jan 7, 2017 - Feb 18, 2017 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Signup
8707 8707 - Swim Lessons: Polliwog - . Saturday Jan 7, 2017 - Feb 18, 2017 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Signup
8707 8707 - Swim Lessons: Polliwog - . Saturday Jan 7, 2017 - Feb 18, 2017 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Signup
8697 8697 - Swim Lessons: Adult Swim - . Thursday Jan 5, 2017 - Feb 16, 2017 1:00 PM - 1:45 PM Signup
8704 8704 - Swim Lessons: Polliwog - . Tuesday Jan 3, 2017 - Feb 14, 2017 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Signup
8704 8704 - Swim Lessons: Polliwog - . Tuesday Jan 3, 2017 - Feb 14, 2017 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Signup
8704 8704 - Swim Lessons: Polliwog - . Tuesday Jan 3, 2017 - Feb 14, 2017 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Signup
8704 8704 - Swim Lessons: Polliwog - . Tuesday Jan 3, 2017 - Feb 14, 2017 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Signup
8696 8696 - Swim Lessons: Adult Swim - . Tuesday Jan 3, 2017 - Feb 14, 2017 1:00 PM - 1:45 PM Signup
Old Colony Y - E.Bridgewater(100 Items)
Program No. Name Days Offered Dates Avail. Times Avail. Action
8111 8111 - Swim Lessons: Skipper With Parent - . Wednesday Jan 4, 2017 - Feb 14, 2017 4:00 PM - 4:30 PM Signup
8237 8237 - Swim Lessons: Eel - . Monday Jan 3, 2017 - Feb 20, 2017 5:10 PM - 5:40 PM Signup
8237 8237 - Swim Lessons: Eel - . Monday Jan 3, 2017 - Feb 20, 2017 5:10 PM - 5:40 PM Signup
8237 8237 - Swim Lessons: Eel - . Monday Jan 3, 2017 - Feb 20, 2017 5:10 PM - 5:40 PM Signup
8115 8115 - Swim Lessons: Tots in Training - . Tuesday Jan 3, 2017 - Feb 20, 2017 5:10 PM - 5:40 PM Signup
8361 8361 - Swim Lessons: Fish - . Monday Jan 3, 2017 - Feb 20, 2017 4:50 PM - 5:35 PM Signup
8281 8281 - Swim Lessons: Minnow - . Friday Jan 3, 2017 - Feb 20, 2017 4:50 PM - 5:35 PM Signup
8280 8280 - Swim Lessons: Minnow - . Tuesday Jan 3, 2017 - Feb 20, 2017 4:50 PM - 5:35 PM Signup
8268 8268 - Swim Lessons: Polliwog - . Thursday Jan 3, 2017 - Feb 20, 2017 4:50 PM - 5:35 PM Signup
8268 8268 - Swim Lessons: Polliwog - . Thursday Jan 3, 2017 - Feb 20, 2017 4:50 PM - 5:35 PM Signup
Old Colony Y - Easton Branch(416 Items)
Program No. Name Days Offered Dates Avail. Times Avail. Action
9548 9548 - Swim Lessons: Fish - Fish Saturday Mar 4, 2017 - Apr 15, 2017 1:15 PM - 2:00 PM Signup
9548 9548 - Swim Lessons: Fish - Fish Saturday Mar 4, 2017 - Apr 15, 2017 1:15 PM - 2:00 PM Signup
9548 9548 - Swim Lessons: Fish - Fish Saturday Mar 4, 2017 - Apr 15, 2017 1:15 PM - 2:00 PM Signup
9545 9545 - Swim Lessons: Minnow - Minnow Saturday Mar 4, 2017 - Apr 15, 2017 12:15 PM - 1:00 PM Signup
9545 9545 - Swim Lessons: Minnow - Minnow Saturday Mar 4, 2017 - Apr 15, 2017 12:15 PM - 1:00 PM Signup
9545 9545 - Swim Lessons: Minnow - Minnow Saturday Mar 4, 2017 - Apr 15, 2017 12:15 PM - 1:00 PM Signup
9545 9545 - Swim Lessons: Minnow - Minnow Saturday Mar 4, 2017 - Apr 15, 2017 12:15 PM - 1:00 PM Signup
9499 9499 - Swim Lessons: Adaptive Swim - Adaptive swim Saturday Mar 4, 2017 - Apr 15, 2017 12:15 PM - 12:45 PM Signup
9541 9541 - Swim Lessons: Guppy - Guppy Saturday Mar 4, 2017 - Apr 15, 2017 11:15 AM - 12:00 PM Signup
9541 9541 - Swim Lessons: Guppy - Guppy Saturday Mar 4, 2017 - Apr 15, 2017 11:15 AM - 12:00 PM Signup
Old Colony Y - Middleboro(156 Items)
Program No. Name Days Offered Dates Avail. Times Avail. Action
8777 8777 - Swim Lessons: Pike - . Saturday Jan 14, 2017 - Feb 18, 2017 09:00 AM - 09:30 AM Signup
8777 8777 - Swim Lessons: Pike - . Saturday Jan 14, 2017 - Feb 18, 2017 09:00 AM - 09:30 AM Signup
8777 8777 - Swim Lessons: Pike - . Saturday Jan 14, 2017 - Feb 18, 2017 09:00 AM - 09:30 AM Signup
8777 8777 - Swim Lessons: Pike - . Saturday Jan 14, 2017 - Feb 18, 2017 09:00 AM - 09:30 AM Signup
8777 8777 - Swim Lessons: Pike - . Saturday Jan 14, 2017 - Feb 18, 2017 09:00 AM - 09:30 AM Signup
8776 8776 - Swim Lessons: Pike - . Friday Jan 13, 2017 - Feb 17, 2017 4:00 PM - 4:30 PM Signup
8776 8776 - Swim Lessons: Pike - . Friday Jan 13, 2017 - Feb 17, 2017 4:00 PM - 4:30 PM Signup
8776 8776 - Swim Lessons: Pike - . Friday Jan 13, 2017 - Feb 17, 2017 4:00 PM - 4:30 PM Signup
8776 8776 - Swim Lessons: Pike - . Friday Jan 13, 2017 - Feb 17, 2017 4:00 PM - 4:30 PM Signup
8776 8776 - Swim Lessons: Pike - . Friday Jan 13, 2017 - Feb 17, 2017 4:00 PM - 4:30 PM Signup
Old Colony Y - Stoughton(492 Items)
Program No. Name Days Offered Dates Avail. Times Avail. Action
9146 9146 - Swim Lessons: Polliwog - . Saturday Mar 4, 2017 - Apr 15, 2017 1:00 PM - 1:30 PM Signup
9146 9146 - Swim Lessons: Polliwog - . Saturday Mar 4, 2017 - Apr 15, 2017 1:00 PM - 1:30 PM Signup
9146 9146 - Swim Lessons: Polliwog - . Saturday Mar 4, 2017 - Apr 15, 2017 1:00 PM - 1:30 PM Signup
9146 9146 - Swim Lessons: Polliwog - . Saturday Mar 4, 2017 - Apr 15, 2017 1:00 PM - 1:30 PM Signup
9146 9146 - Swim Lessons: Polliwog - . Saturday Mar 4, 2017 - Apr 15, 2017 1:00 PM - 1:30 PM Signup
9175 9175 - Swim Lessons: Shark - . Saturday Mar 4, 2017 - Apr 15, 2017 12:45 PM - 1:30 PM Signup
9128 9128 - Swim Lessons: Ray - . Saturday Mar 4, 2017 - Apr 15, 2017 12:45 PM - 1:30 PM Signup
9128 9128 - Swim Lessons: Ray - . Saturday Mar 4, 2017 - Apr 15, 2017 12:45 PM - 1:30 PM Signup
9128 9128 - Swim Lessons: Ray - . Saturday Mar 4, 2017 - Apr 15, 2017 12:45 PM - 1:30 PM Signup
9107 9107 - Swim Lessons: Pike - . Saturday Mar 4, 2017 - Apr 15, 2017 12:30 PM - 1:00 PM Signup
Old Colony Y - Taunton Branch(339 Items)
Program No. Name Days Offered Dates Avail. Times Avail. Action
9429 9429 - Swim Lessons: Eel - . Saturday Mar 4, 2017 - Apr 15, 2017 11:30 AM - 12:00 PM Signup
9429 9429 - Swim Lessons: Eel - . Saturday Mar 4, 2017 - Apr 15, 2017 11:30 AM - 12:00 PM Signup
9429 9429 - Swim Lessons: Eel - . Saturday Mar 4, 2017 - Apr 15, 2017 11:30 AM - 12:00 PM Signup
9429 9429 - Swim Lessons: Eel - . Saturday Mar 4, 2017 - Apr 15, 2017 11:30 AM - 12:00 PM Signup
9429 9429 - Swim Lessons: Eel - . Saturday Mar 4, 2017 - Apr 15, 2017 11:30 AM - 12:00 PM Signup
9429 9429 - Swim Lessons: Eel - . Saturday Mar 4, 2017 - Apr 15, 2017 11:30 AM - 12:00 PM Signup
9429 9429 - Swim Lessons: Eel - . Saturday Mar 4, 2017 - Apr 15, 2017 11:30 AM - 12:00 PM Signup
9429 9429 - Swim Lessons: Eel - . Saturday Mar 4, 2017 - Apr 15, 2017 11:30 AM - 12:00 PM Signup
9429 9429 - Swim Lessons: Eel - . Saturday Mar 4, 2017 - Apr 15, 2017 11:30 AM - 12:00 PM Signup
9429 9429 - Swim Lessons: Eel - . Saturday Mar 4, 2017 - Apr 15, 2017 11:30 AM - 12:00 PM Signup
Old Colony Y - Youth Branch(158 Items)
Program No. Name Days Offered Dates Avail. Times Avail. Action
8676 8676 - Swim Lessons: Polliwog - . Sunday Jan 8, 2017 - Feb 19, 2017 11:10 AM - 11:40 AM Signup
8676 8676 - Swim Lessons: Polliwog - . Sunday Jan 8, 2017 - Feb 19, 2017 11:10 AM - 11:40 AM Signup
8676 8676 - Swim Lessons: Polliwog - . Sunday Jan 8, 2017 - Feb 19, 2017 11:10 AM - 11:40 AM Signup
8676 8676 - Swim Lessons: Polliwog - . Sunday Jan 8, 2017 - Feb 19, 2017 11:10 AM - 11:40 AM Signup
8675 8675 - Swim Lessons: Guppy - . Sunday Jan 8, 2017 - Feb 19, 2017 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM Signup
8675 8675 - Swim Lessons: Guppy - . Sunday Jan 8, 2017 - Feb 19, 2017 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM Signup
8675 8675 - Swim Lessons: Guppy - . Sunday Jan 8, 2017 - Feb 19, 2017 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM Signup
8674 8674 - Swim Lessons: Eel - . Sunday Jan 8, 2017 - Feb 19, 2017 09:40 AM - 10:10 AM Signup
8674 8674 - Swim Lessons: Eel - . Sunday Jan 8, 2017 - Feb 19, 2017 09:40 AM - 10:10 AM Signup
8674 8674 - Swim Lessons: Eel - . Sunday Jan 8, 2017 - Feb 19, 2017 09:40 AM - 10:10 AM Signup

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