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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Old Colony Y - Central Branch(5 Items)
Program No. Name Days Offered Dates Avail. Times Avail. Action
14142 14142 - Swim Lessons: Adult Beginner - with Tuesday Oct 31, 2017 - Dec 19, 2017 1:00 PM - 1:45 PM Signup
13333 13333 - Swim Lessons: Adult Swim - With Scott Saturday Sep 16, 2017 - Oct 26, 2017 10:00 AM - 10:45 AM Signup
13332 13332 - Swim Lessons: Adult Swim - With Scott Thursday Sep 14, 2017 - Oct 26, 2017 1:00 PM - 1:45 PM Signup
13438 13438 - Swim Lessons: Polliwog - with Tuesday Sep 12, 2017 - Oct 24, 2017 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Signup
13331 13331 - Swim Lessons: Adult Swim - With Scott Tuesday Sep 12, 2017 - Oct 24, 2017 1:00 PM - 1:45 PM Signup
Old Colony Y - E.Bridgewater Branch(125 Items)
Program No. Name Days Offered Dates Avail. Times Avail. Action
13707 13707 - Swim Lessons: Ray - Ray with: Saturday Nov 4, 2017 - Dec 16, 2017 11:55 AM - 12:25 PM Signup
13689 13689 - Swim Lessons: Pike with Parent - Pike with Parent with: Saturday Nov 4, 2017 - Dec 16, 2017 11:30 AM - 12:00 PM Signup
13702 13702 - Swim Lessons: Eel - Eel with: Saturday Nov 4, 2017 - Dec 16, 2017 11:15 AM - 11:45 AM Signup
13719 13719 - Swim Lessons: Fish - Fish with: Saturday Nov 4, 2017 - Dec 16, 2017 11:05 AM - 11:50 AM Signup
13685 13685 - Swim Lessons: Tots in Training - Tots with: Saturday Nov 4, 2017 - Dec 16, 2017 10:55 AM - 11:25 AM Signup
13696 13696 - Swim Lessons: Pike - Pike with:. Saturday Nov 4, 2017 - Dec 23, 2017 10:40 AM - 11:10 AM Signup
13678 13678 - Swim Lessons: Skipper With Parent - Skipper with: Saturday Nov 4, 2017 - Dec 16, 2017 10:20 AM - 10:50 AM Signup
13718 13718 - Swim Lessons: Minnow - Minnow with: Saturday Nov 4, 2017 - Dec 16, 2017 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM Signup
13706 13706 - Swim Lessons: Ray - Ray with: Saturday Nov 4, 2017 - Dec 16, 2017 09:55 AM - 10:25 AM Signup
13688 13688 - Swim Lessons: Pike with Parent - Pike with Parent with: Saturday Nov 4, 2017 - Dec 16, 2017 09:40 AM - 10:10 AM Signup
Old Colony Y - Easton Branch(60 Items)
Program No. Name Days Offered Dates Avail. Times Avail. Action
12662 12662 - Swim Lessons: Fish - Fish Saturday Sep 16, 2017 - Oct 28, 2017 1:15 PM - 2:00 PM Signup
12659 12659 - Swim Lessons: Minnow - Minnow Saturday Sep 16, 2017 - Oct 28, 2017 12:15 PM - 1:00 PM Signup
12617 12617 - Swim Lessons: Adaptive Swim - Adaptive swim Saturday Sep 16, 2017 - Oct 28, 2017 12:15 PM - 12:45 PM Signup
12656 12656 - Swim Lessons: Guppy - Guppy Saturday Sep 16, 2017 - Oct 28, 2017 11:15 AM - 12:00 PM Signup
12646 12646 - Swim Lessons: Ray - Ray Saturday Sep 16, 2017 - Oct 28, 2017 11:15 AM - 12:00 PM Signup
12624 12624 - Swim Lessons: Perch - Perch Saturday Sep 16, 2017 - Oct 28, 2017 10:45 AM - 11:15 AM Signup
12640 12640 - Swim Lessons: Eel - Eel Saturday Sep 16, 2017 - Oct 28, 2017 10:15 AM - 10:45 AM Signup
12632 12632 - Swim Lessons: Pike - Pike Saturday Sep 16, 2017 - Oct 28, 2017 10:15 AM - 10:45 AM Signup
12631 12631 - Swim Lessons: Pike - Pike Saturday Sep 16, 2017 - Oct 28, 2017 09:45 AM - 10:15 AM Signup
12622 12622 - Swim Lessons: Skipper With Parent - Skipper Saturday Sep 16, 2017 - Oct 28, 2017 09:45 AM - 10:15 AM Signup
Old Colony Y - Middleboro Branch(104 Items)
Program No. Name Days Offered Dates Avail. Times Avail. Action
13859 13859 - Swim Lessons: Fish - . Saturday Nov 4, 2017 - Dec 23, 2017 11:00 AM - 11:45 AM Signup
13855 13855 - Swim Lessons: Minnow - . Saturday Nov 4, 2017 - Dec 23, 2017 11:00 AM - 11:45 AM Signup
13851 13851 - Swim Lessons: Guppy - . Saturday Nov 4, 2017 - Dec 23, 2017 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM Signup
13891 13891 - Swim Lessons: Flying Fish - . Saturday Nov 4, 2017 - Dec 23, 2017 10:00 AM - 10:45 AM Signup
13847 13847 - Swim Lessons: Polliwog - . Saturday Nov 4, 2017 - Dec 23, 2017 09:30 AM - 10:15 AM Signup
13842 13842 - Swim Lessons: Ray - . Saturday Nov 4, 2017 - Dec 23, 2017 09:30 AM - 10:00 AM Signup
13834 13834 - Swim Lessons: Eel - . Saturday Nov 4, 2017 - Dec 23, 2017 09:00 AM - 09:30 AM Signup
13826 13826 - Swim Lessons: Pike - . Saturday Nov 4, 2017 - Dec 23, 2017 09:00 AM - 09:30 AM Signup
13819 13819 - Swim Lessons: Pike with Parent - . Saturday Nov 4, 2017 - Dec 23, 2017 09:00 AM - 09:30 AM Signup
13815 13815 - Swim Lessons: Perch - W/ SAM Tuesday Nov 4, 2017 - Dec 23, 2017 09:00 AM - 09:30 AM Signup
Old Colony Y - Stoughton Branch(237 Items)
Program No. Name Days Offered Dates Avail. Times Avail. Action
14024 14024 - Swim Lessons: Tween Swim - Tween/Teen Makeup Saturday Dec 23, 2017 - Dec 23, 2017 1:45 PM - 2:30 PM Details
14023 14023 - Swim Lessons: Shark - Shark Makeup Saturday Dec 23, 2017 - Dec 23, 2017 1:45 PM - 2:30 PM Details
14022 14022 - Swim Lessons: Flying Fish - Flying Fish Makeup Saturday Dec 23, 2017 - Dec 23, 2017 1:45 PM - 2:30 PM Details
14021 14021 - Swim Lessons: Fish - Fish Makeup Saturday Dec 23, 2017 - Dec 23, 2017 1:45 PM - 2:30 PM Details
14020 14020 - Swim Lessons: Minnow - Minnow Makeup Saturday Dec 23, 2017 - Dec 23, 2017 1:45 PM - 2:30 PM Details
14019 14019 - Swim Lessons: Guppy - Guppy Makeup Saturday Dec 23, 2017 - Dec 23, 2017 1:45 PM - 2:30 PM Details
14018 14018 - Swim Lessons: Polliwog - Polliwog Makeup Saturday Dec 23, 2017 - Dec 23, 2017 1:45 PM - 2:15 PM Details
14017 14017 - Swim Lessons: Starfish - Starfish Makeup Saturday Dec 23, 2017 - Dec 23, 2017 1:00 PM - 1:45 PM Details
14016 14016 - Swim Lessons: Ray - Ray Makeup Saturday Dec 23, 2017 - Dec 23, 2017 1:00 PM - 1:45 PM Details
14015 14015 - Swim Lessons: Eel - Eel Makeup Saturday Dec 23, 2017 - Dec 23, 2017 1:00 PM - 1:30 PM Details
Old Colony Y - Taunton Branch(70 Items)
Program No. Name Days Offered Dates Avail. Times Avail. Action
12589 12589 - Swim Lessons: Shark - . Saturday Sep 16, 2017 - Oct 28, 2017 11:15 AM - 12:00 PM Signup
12586 12586 - Swim Lessons: Fish - . Saturday Sep 16, 2017 - Oct 28, 2017 11:15 AM - 12:00 PM Signup
12582 12582 - Swim Lessons: Minnow - . Saturday Sep 16, 2017 - Oct 28, 2017 11:00 AM - 11:45 AM Signup
12564 12564 - Swim Lessons: Ray - . Saturday Sep 16, 2017 - Oct 28, 2017 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM Signup
12556 12556 - Swim Lessons: Eel - . Saturday Sep 16, 2017 - Oct 28, 2017 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM Signup
12573 12573 - Swim Lessons: Polliwog - . Saturday Sep 16, 2017 - Oct 28, 2017 10:00 AM - 10:45 AM Signup
12529 12529 - Swim Lessons: Skipper With Parent - . Saturday Sep 16, 2017 - Oct 28, 2017 09:50 AM - 10:20 AM Signup
12539 12539 - Swim Lessons: Pike - . Saturday Sep 16, 2017 - Oct 28, 2017 09:45 AM - 10:15 AM Signup
13413 13413 - Swim Lessons: Starfish - . Saturday Sep 16, 2017 - Oct 28, 2017 09:00 AM - 09:45 AM Signup
12578 12578 - Swim Lessons: Guppy - . Saturday Sep 16, 2017 - Oct 28, 2017 09:00 AM - 09:45 AM Signup
Old Colony Y - Youth Branch(104 Items)
Program No. Name Days Offered Dates Avail. Times Avail. Action
14139 14139 - Swim Lessons: Minnow - with Saturday Nov 4, 2017 - Dec 23, 2017 11:40 PM - 12:25 PM Signup
14137 14137 - Swim Lessons: Polliwog - with Saturday Nov 4, 2017 - Dec 23, 2017 12:15 PM - 12:45 PM Signup
14140 14140 - Swim Lessons: Fish - with Saturday Nov 4, 2017 - Dec 23, 2017 11:25 AM - 12:05 AM Signup
14141 14141 - Swim Lessons: Flying Fish - with Saturday Nov 4, 2017 - Dec 23, 2017 10:45 AM - 11:30 AM Signup
14138 14138 - Swim Lessons: Guppy - with Saturday Nov 4, 2017 - Dec 23, 2017 10:40 AM - 11:25 AM Signup
14135 14135 - Swim Lessons: Ray - with Saturday Nov 4, 2017 - Dec 23, 2017 09:50 AM - 10:35 AM Signup
14136 14136 - Swim Lessons: Polliwog - with Saturday Nov 4, 2017 - Dec 23, 2017 09:50 AM - 10:20 AM Signup
14133 14133 - Swim Lessons: Eel - with Saturday Nov 4, 2017 - Dec 23, 2017 09:10 AM - 09:40 AM Signup
14131 14131 - Swim Lessons: Perch - with Saturday Nov 4, 2017 - Dec 23, 2017 09:10 AM - 09:40 AM Signup
14132 14132 - Swim Lessons: Pike - with Saturday Nov 4, 2017 - Dec 23, 2017 08:30 AM - 09:00 AM Signup

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