Swim Lessons

Aquatics/Programs Registration Form

Swimming Lesson Levels

Water Babies - Instructor will introduce the child to the water with the help of the parent. Parent Tot - 6 months and older.
*Aquaducks - Students learn to feel safe and comfortable in the water with instruction. Over 3 years of age.
Goldfish - Level 1 - Fundamentals of aquatic skills, and beginning to learn basic strokes. Over 5 years of age.
Sunfish - Level 2 - Assisted strokes, flotation, glides, front crawl, and back stroke.
Penguin - Level 3 - Improving basic strokes, rhythmic breathing, and personal water safety.
**Otter - Level 4 - Stroke development, guided practice, treading water, and diving.
Seal - Level 5 - Continued stroke development, sidestroke, breaststroke, and turns.
Polar Bear - Level 6 - Endurance, diving, introduction to butterfly stroke.
Sea Lion - Level 7 - Polish and refine strokes, endurance, open turns and surface diving.
Dolphin - Level 8 - Advancing skills, endurance, rescue skills and introduction to swim team and distance swimming.

*Parents do not need to get in the water, for any special circumstances please make prior arrangements. (Aquaducks)
**Diving will not be included with any lessons at the NRC Pool due to water depth. (Otter)
 ***Morning Session III: First week will be Tuesday, July 5th - Friday, July 8th

If you need further assistance in making a decision about which class to enroll your child, please call to set up an appointment for an evaluation.


Summer 2022 Swim Lessons Schedule
Water Babies

Tuesdays and Thursdays
Session I: April 19th - April 28th
Session II: June 7th - June 16th
Session III: August 23rd - September 1st

Introduce your infant to the water and encourage exploration into the basic concepts of swimming and water enjoyment. This program promotes water safety knowledge and practices, aquatic adjustment and swimming readiness skills. Emphasis in this session will be put on development of warm and trusting relationships between parents and children and the instructor.

Time: Session I: 6:30 PM -7:00 PM
Session II & III: 5:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Fee: $35
Location: NRC Activity Center Pool
Instructor: Cathy Woodward
Registration Deadline: One week prior to each session
Minimum Enrollment: 4 Maximum Enrollment: 12
Note: Be sure to sign up quick, enrollment fills up fast.

 

Aquaducks

Monday - Thursday
Morning Session I: June 6th - June 16th
Morning Session II: June 20th - June 30th
***Morning Session III: July 5th - July 14th
Morning Session IV: July 18th - July 28th
Evening Session I: June 20th - June 30th
Evening Session II: July 11th - July 21st
Saturday Session I: June 4th - June 25th
Saturday Session II: July 9th - July 30th

Students learn to feel safe and comfortable in the water with instruction. Over 3 years of age. *Parents do not get into the water, for any special circumstances please make prior arrangements.

Time: Morning: 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM or 10:35 AM - 11:05 AM
Evening: 5:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Saturday: 10:00 - 10:45 AM or 11:00 - 11:45 AM
Fee: $35
Location: NRC Activity Center Pool
Registration Deadline: One week prior to each session
Minimum Enrollment: 4

 

Goldfish (Level 1)

Monday - Thursday
Morning Session I: June 6th - June 16th
Morning Session II: June 20th - June 30th
***Morning Session III: July 5th - July 14th
Morning Session IV: July 18th - July 28th
Evening Session I: June 20th - June 30th
Evening Session II: July 11th - July 21st
Saturday Session I: June 4th - June 25th
Saturday Session II: July 9th - July 30th

Fundamentals of aquatic skills, and beginning to learn basic strokes. Over 5 years of age.

Time: Morning: 10:20 - 11:05 AM or 11:15 AM - 12:00 PM
Evening: 6:30 PM - 7:15 PM
Saturday: 10:00 - 10:55 AM
Fee: $35
Location: NRC Activity Center Pool (PM & Saturdays) TBD (Weekday AM)
Registration Deadline: One week prior to each session
Minimum Enrollment: 4

 

Sunfish (level 2)

Monday - Thursday
Morning Session I: June 6th - June 16th
Morning Session II: June 20th - June 30th
***Morning Session III: July 5th - July 14th
Morning Session IV: July 18th - July 28th 
Evening Session I: June 20th - June 30th
Evening Session II: July 11th - July 21st
Saturday Session I: June 4th - June 25th
Saturday Session II: July 9th - July 30th

Students work on assisted strokes, flotation, glides, front crawl, back stroke.

Time: Morning: 10:20 - 11:05 AM or 11:15 AM - 12:00 PM
Evening: 6:30 PM - 7:15 PM
Saturday: 11:00 - 11:55 AM
Fee: $35
Location: NRC Activity Center Pool (PM & Saturdays) TBD (Weekday AM)
Registration Deadline: One week prior to each session
Minimum Enrollment: 4

 

Penguin (level 3)

Monday - Thursday
Morning Session I: June 6th - June 16th
Morning Session II: June 20th - June 30th
***Morning Session III: July 5th - July 14th
Morning Session IV: July 18th - July 28th 
Evening Session I: June 20th - June 30th
Evening Session II: July 11th - July 21st
Saturday Session I: June 4th - June 25th
Saturday Session II: July 9th - July 30th

Improving basic strokes, rhythmic breathing, and personal water safety.

Time: Morning: 10:20 - 11:05 AM or 11:15 AM - 12:00 PM
Evening: 6:30 PM - 7:15 PM
Saturday: 10:00 - 10:55 AM
Fee: $35
Location: NRC Activity Center Pool (PM) TBD (Weekday AM & Saturdays)
Registration Deadline: One week prior to each session
Minimum Enrollment: 4

 
Otter (level 4)

Monday - Thursday
Morning Session I: June 6th - June 16th
Morning Session II: June 20th - June 30th
***Morning Session III: July 5th - July 14th
Morning Session IV: July 18th - July 28th 
Evening Session I: June 20th - June 30th
Evening Session II: July 11th - July 21st
Saturday Session I: June 4th - June 25th
Saturday Session II: July 9th - July 30th

Stroke development, guided practice, treading water, and diving.

Time: Morning: 10:20 - 11:05 AM or 11:15 AM - 12:00 PM
Evening: 6:10 PM - 6:55 PM
Saturday: 10:00 - 10:55 AM
Fee: $35
Location: Municipal Pool (PM) TBD (Weekday AM & Saturdays)
Registration Deadline: One week prior to each session
Minimum Enrollment: 4

 

Seal (level 5)

Monday - Thursday
Morning Session I: June 6th - June 16th
Morning Session II: June 20th - June 30th
***Morning Session III: July 5th - July 14th
Morning Session IV: July 18th - July 28th 
Evening Session I: June 20th - June 30th
Evening Session II: July 11th - July 21st
Saturday Session I: June 4th - June 25th
Saturday Session II: July 9th - July 30th

Continued stroke development, sidestroke, breaststroke, and turns.

Time: Morning: 9:30 - 10:15 AM, 10:20 - 11:05 AM or 11:15 AM - 12:00 PM
Evening: 6:10 PM - 6:55 PM
Saturday: 10:00 - 10:55 AM
Fee: $35
Location: Municipal Pool (PM & Saturdays) TBD (Weekday AM)
Registration Deadline: One week prior to each session
Minimum Enrollment: 4

 

Polar Bear (level 6)

Monday - Thursday
Morning Session I: June 6th - June 16th
Morning Session II: June 20th - June 30th
***Morning Session III: July 5th - July 14th
Morning Session IV: July 18th - July 28th 
Evening Session I: June 20th - June 30th
Evening Session II: July 11th - July 21st
Saturday Session I: June 4th - June 25th
Saturday Session II: July 9th - July 30th

Endurance, diving, and introduction to butterfly stroke.

Time: Morning 9:30 - 10:15 AM, 10:20 - 11:05 AM or 11:15 AM - 12:00 PM
Evening: 5:15 PM - 6:00 PM
Saturday: 11:00 - 11:55 AM
Fee: $35
Location: Municipal Pool (PM & Saturdays) TBD (Weekday AM)
Registration Deadline: One week prior to each session
Minimum Enrollment: 4

 

Sea Lion (level 7/8)

Monday - Thursday
Morning Session I: June 6th - June 16th
Morning Session II: June 20th - June 30th
***Morning Session III: July 5th - July 14th
Morning Session IV: July 18th - July 28th 
Evening Session I: June 20th - June 30th
Evening Session II: July 11th - July 21st
Saturday Session I: June 4th - June 25th
Saturday Session II: July 9th - July 30th

Polish and refine strokes, endurance, open turns and surface diving.

Time: Morning: 9:30 - 10:15 AM, 10:20 - 11:05 AM or 11:15 AM - 12:00 PM
Evening: 5:15 PM - 6:00 PM
Saturday: 11:00 - 11:55 AM
Fee: $35
Location: Municipal Pool (PM & Saturdays) TBD (Weekday AM)
Registration Deadline: One week prior to each session
Minimum Enrollment: 4

 

Dolphin (level 7/8)

Monday - Thursday
Morning Session I: June 6th - June 16th
Morning Session II: June 20th - June 30th
***Morning Session III: July 5th - July 14th
Morning Session IV: July 18th - July 28th 
Evening Session I: June 20th - June 30th
Evening Session II: July 11th - July 21st
Saturday Session I: June 4th - June 25th
Saturday Session II: July 9th - July 30th

Advancing skills, endurance, rescue skills and introduction to swim team and distance swimming.

Time: Morning: 9:30 - 10:15 AM, 10:20 - 11:05 AM or 11:15 AM - 12:00 PM
Evening: 5:15 PM - 6:00 PM
Saturday: 11:00 - 11:55 AM
Fee: $35
Location: Municipal Pool (PM & Saturdays) TBD (Weekday AM)
Registration Deadline: One week prior to each session
Minimum Enrollment: 4

 

Private Swim Lessons

It is never too late or too early to learn this necessary survival skill. Private lessons will be set up to fit individual needs and schedules. For more information on setting up your private lessons call (316) 283-7330 or contact:

Becky Butcher at rfriesen@newtonrec.org
Bart Peace at bpeace@newtonrec.org

Six 30 minute lessons: $90
Additional persons: $55