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(9 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
9301 9301 - Swim Lessons: Pike - Sat Morning - Camp Bournedale Saturday Feb 18, 2017 - Apr 1, 2017 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM Signup
9303 9303 - Swim Lessons: Eel - Sat Morning - Camp Bournedale Saturday Feb 18, 2017 - Apr 1, 2017 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM Signup
9298 9298 - Swim Lessons: Skipper With Parent - Sat Morning - Camp Bournedale Saturday Feb 18, 2017 - Apr 1, 2017 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM Signup
9297 9297 - Swim Lessons: Skipper With Parent - Sat Morning - Camp Bournedale Saturday Feb 18, 2017 - Apr 1, 2017 09:00 AM - 09:30 AM Signup
9304 9304 - Swim Lessons: Polliwog - Mon Evening - Camp Bournedale Monday Feb 13, 2017 - Mar 27, 2017 6:30 PM - 7:00 PM Signup
9302 9302 - Swim Lessons: Eel - Mon Evening - Camp Bournedale Monday Feb 13, 2017 - Mar 27, 2017 6:00 PM - 6:30 PM Signup
9299 9299 - Swim Lessons: Pike - Mon Evening - Camp Bournedale Monday Feb 13, 2017 - Mar 27, 2017 5:30 PM - 6:00 PM Signup
9296 9296 - Swim Lessons: Skipper With Parent - Mon Evening - Camp Bournedale Monday Feb 13, 2017 - Mar 27, 2017 5:00 PM - 5:30 PM Signup
Old Colony Y - Central Branch(4 Items)
Program No. Name Days Offered Dates Avail. Times Avail. Action
10089 10089 - Swim Lessons: Adult Swim - . Saturday Mar 4, 2017 - Apr 15, 2017 10:00 AM - 10:45 AM Signup
10087 10087 - Swim Lessons: Adult Beginner - . Thursday Mar 1, 2017 - Apr 13, 2017 1:00 PM - 1:45 PM Signup
10096 10096 - Swim Lessons: Polliwog - . Tuesday Feb 27, 2017 - Apr 11, 2017 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Signup
10086 10086 - Swim Lessons: Adult Swim - . Tuesday Feb 27, 2017 - Apr 11, 2017 01:00 AM - 01:45 AM Signup
Old Colony Y - E.Bridgewater Branch(78 Items)
Program No. Name Days Offered Dates Avail. Times Avail. Action
9990 9990 - Swim Lessons: Ray - Preschool Class | Instructor: Jessie Saturday Mar 4, 2017 - Apr 15, 2017 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM Signup
9963 9963 - Swim Lessons: Pike with Parent - Parent-Child Class | Instructor: Carly Saturday Mar 4, 2017 - Apr 15, 2017 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM Signup
9981 9981 - Swim Lessons: Eel - Preschool Class | Instructor: Jessie Saturday Mar 4, 2017 - Apr 15, 2017 11:15 AM - 11:45 AM Signup
9955 9955 - Swim Lessons: Tots in Training - Parent-Child Class | Instructor: Carly Saturday Mar 4, 2017 - Apr 15, 2017 11:15 AM - 11:45 AM Signup
10011 10011 - Swim Lessons: Fish - Youth Class | Instructor: Emma Saturday Mar 4, 2017 - Apr 15, 2017 11:00 AM - 11:45 AM Signup
9972 9972 - Swim Lessons: Pike - Preschool Class | Instructor: Jessie Saturday Mar 4, 2017 - Apr 15, 2017 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM Signup
9947 9947 - Swim Lessons: Skipper With Parent - Parent-Child Class | Instructor: Carly Saturday Mar 4, 2017 - Apr 15, 2017 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM Signup
10006 10006 - Swim Lessons: Minnow - Youth Class | Instructor: Emma Saturday Mar 4, 2017 - Apr 15, 2017 10:00 AM - 10:45 AM Signup
9989 9989 - Swim Lessons: Ray - Preschool Class | Instructor: Jessie Saturday Mar 4, 2017 - Apr 15, 2017 09:30 AM - 10:00 AM Signup
9962 9962 - Swim Lessons: Pike with Parent - Parent-Child Class | Instructor: Carly Saturday Mar 4, 2017 - Apr 15, 2017 09:30 AM - 10:00 AM Signup
Old Colony Y - Easton Branch(62 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
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
9531 9531 - Swim Lessons: Ray - Ray Saturday Mar 4, 2017 - Apr 15, 2017 11:15 AM - 12:00 PM Signup
9510 9510 - Swim Lessons: Perch - Perch Saturday Mar 4, 2017 - Apr 15, 2017 10:45 AM - 11:15 AM Signup
9526 9526 - Swim Lessons: Eel - Eel Saturday Mar 4, 2017 - Apr 15, 2017 10:15 AM - 10:45 AM Signup
9517 9517 - Swim Lessons: Pike - Pike Saturday Mar 4, 2017 - Apr 15, 2017 10:15 AM - 10:45 AM Signup
9516 9516 - Swim Lessons: Pike - Pike Saturday Mar 4, 2017 - Apr 15, 2017 09:45 AM - 10:15 AM Signup
9506 9506 - Swim Lessons: Skipper With Parent - Skipper Saturday Mar 4, 2017 - Apr 15, 2017 09:45 AM - 10:15 AM Signup
Old Colony Y - Middleboro Branch(55 Items)
Program No. Name Days Offered Dates Avail. Times Avail. Action
9874 9874 - Swim Lessons: Minnow - . Monday Mar 6, 2017 - Apr 10, 2017 6:00 PM - 6:45 PM Signup
9920 9920 - Swim Lessons: Polliwog - . Saturday Mar 4, 2017 - Apr 15, 2017 11:00 AM - 11:45 AM Signup
9872 9872 - Swim Lessons: Guppy - . Saturday Mar 4, 2017 - Apr 15, 2017 11:00 AM - 11:45 AM Signup
9881 9881 - Swim Lessons: Fish - . Saturday Mar 4, 2017 - Apr 15, 2017 10:00 AM - 10:45 AM Signup
9867 9867 - Swim Lessons: Polliwog - . Saturday Mar 4, 2017 - Apr 15, 2017 10:00 AM - 10:45 AM Signup
9860 9860 - Swim Lessons: Ray - . Saturday Mar 4, 2017 - Apr 15, 2017 09:30 AM - 10:00 AM Signup
9855 9855 - Swim Lessons: Eel - . Saturday Mar 4, 2017 - Apr 15, 2017 09:30 AM - 10:00 AM Signup
9848 9848 - Swim Lessons: Pike - . Saturday Mar 4, 2017 - Apr 15, 2017 09:00 AM - 09:30 AM Signup
9841 9841 - Swim Lessons: Pike with Parent - . Saturday Mar 4, 2017 - Apr 15, 2017 09:00 AM - 09:30 AM Signup
9836 9836 - Swim Lessons: Skipper With Parent - . Saturday Mar 4, 2017 - Apr 15, 2017 09:00 AM - 09:30 AM Signup
Old Colony Y - Stoughton Branch(204 Items)
Program No. Name Days Offered Dates Avail. Times Avail. Action
10339 10339 - Swim Lessons: Polliwog - Polliwog with Saturday Apr 29, 2017 - Jun 10, 2017 1:00 PM - 1:30 PM Signup
10349 10349 - Swim Lessons: Teen Swim Lessons - Teen Swim with Saturday Apr 29, 2017 - Jun 10, 2017 12:15 PM - 1:00 PM Signup
10341 10341 - Swim Lessons: Guppy - Guppy with Saturday Apr 29, 2017 - Jun 10, 2017 12:15 PM - 1:00 PM Signup
10327 10327 - Swim Lessons: Tots in Training - Tots with Saturday Apr 29, 2017 - Jun 10, 2017 12:15 PM - 12:45 PM Signup
10333 10333 - Swim Lessons: Eel - Eel with Saturday Apr 29, 2017 - Jun 10, 2017 11:45 AM - 12:15 PM Signup
10331 10331 - Swim Lessons: Pike - Pike with Saturday Apr 29, 2017 - Jun 10, 2017 11:45 AM - 12:15 AM Signup
10343 10343 - Swim Lessons: Minnow - Minnow with Saturday Apr 29, 2017 - Jun 10, 2017 11:30 AM - 12:15 PM Signup
10323 10323 - Swim Lessons: Skipper With Parent - Skipper with Saturday Apr 29, 2017 - Jun 10, 2017 11:30 AM - 12:00 PM Signup
10348 10348 - Swim Lessons: Tween Swim - Tween Swim with Saturday Apr 29, 2017 - Jun 10, 2017 11:15 AM - 12:00 PM Signup
10345 10345 - Swim Lessons: Fish - Fish with Saturday Apr 29, 2017 - Jun 10, 2017 11:15 AM - 12:00 PM Signup
Old Colony Y - Taunton Branch(64 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
9427 9427 - Swim Lessons: Pike - . Saturday Mar 4, 2017 - Apr 15, 2017 11:15 AM - 11:45 AM Signup
9435 9435 - Swim Lessons: Fish - . Saturday Mar 4, 2017 - Apr 15, 2017 11:00 AM - 11:45 AM Signup
9434 9434 - Swim Lessons: Minnow - . Saturday Mar 4, 2017 - Apr 15, 2017 11:00 AM - 11:45 AM Signup
9431 9431 - Swim Lessons: Starfish - . Saturday Mar 4, 2017 - Apr 15, 2017 10:30 AM - 11:15 AM Signup
9430 9430 - Swim Lessons: Ray - . Saturday Mar 4, 2017 - Apr 15, 2017 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM Signup
9432 9432 - Swim Lessons: Polliwog - . Saturday Mar 4, 2017 - Apr 15, 2017 10:00 AM - 10:45 AM Signup
9428 9428 - Swim Lessons: Eel - . Saturday Mar 4, 2017 - Apr 15, 2017 09:45 AM - 10:15 AM Signup
9426 9426 - Swim Lessons: Pike - . Saturday Mar 4, 2017 - Apr 5, 2017 09:45 AM - 10:15 AM Signup
9433 9433 - Swim Lessons: Guppy - . Saturday Mar 4, 2017 - Apr 15, 2017 09:00 AM - 09:45 AM Signup
Old Colony Y - Youth Branch(51 Items)
Program No. Name Days Offered Dates Avail. Times Avail. Action
9683 9683 - Swim Lessons: Polliwog - . Saturday Mar 4, 2017 - Apr 15, 2017 12:15 PM - 12:45 PM Signup
9688 9688 - Swim Lessons: Minnow - . Saturday Mar 4, 2017 - Apr 15, 2017 11:40 AM - 12:25 PM Signup
9693 9693 - Swim Lessons: Fish - . Saturday Mar 4, 2017 - Apr 15, 2017 11:25 AM - 12:05 PM Signup
9675 9675 - Swim Lessons: Starfish - . Saturday Mar 4, 2017 - Apr 15, 2017 10:45 AM - 11:30 AM Signup
9686 9686 - Swim Lessons: Guppy - . Saturday Mar 4, 2017 - Apr 15, 2017 10:30 AM - 11:15 AM Signup
9673 9673 - Swim Lessons: Ray - . Saturday Mar 4, 2017 - Apr 15, 2017 09:50 AM - 10:35 AM Signup
9682 9682 - Swim Lessons: Polliwog - . Saturday Mar 4, 2017 - Apr 15, 2017 09:50 AM - 10:20 AM Signup
9665 9665 - Swim Lessons: Eel - . Saturday Mar 4, 2017 - Apr 15, 2017 09:10 AM - 09:40 AM Signup
9657 9657 - Swim Lessons: Perch - . Saturday Mar 4, 2017 - Apr 15, 2017 09:10 AM - 09:40 AM Signup
9662 9662 - Swim Lessons: Pike - . Saturday Mar 4, 2017 - Apr 15, 2017 08:30 AM - 09:00 AM Signup

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