Make A Splash

Swimming at Adventure CampSwimming is a life skill as well as great exercise and a challenging sport. Our Ys offer swim lessons (for all ages), family swim, competitive swimming, and many kinds of adaptive swim programs for kids with special needs, so we can all safely enjoy the pleasures of an aquatic environment.

Aquatics Programs at the Y include:

  • Swim Lessons
  • Swim Team
  • Lifeguard Courses
  • Water Safety
  • Backyard Pool Swim lessons
  • CPR, Oxygen, and AED Certifications

Contact your local branch for more information on our aquatics programs.

To ensure safety in and around the water, we ask you to abide by our pool rules and policies.

Swim Lessons - Youth (Age 6-12)

Ages: 6 - 12

Tuesdays 4:20 PM - 5:00 PM

Oct 30 2017 - Dec 17 2017

Southern Saratoga YMCA

Intermediate II. Great for children who have the basics, and they want to learn the breaststroke, rotary breathing, survival floating, treading water, and emergency procedures.

Pricing

Member: 70.00

Non-Member: 157.00

Swim Lessons - Youth (Age 6-12)

Ages: 6 - 12

Thursdays 4:20 PM - 5:00 PM

Oct 30 2017 - Dec 17 2017

Southern Saratoga YMCA

Intermediate II. Great for children who have the basics, and they want to learn the breaststroke, rotary breathing, survival floating, treading water, and emergency procedures.

Pricing

Member: 70.00

Non-Member: 157.00

Swim Lessons - Preschool (Age 3-5)

Ages: 3 - 5

Thursdays 6:35 PM - 7:05 PM

Oct 30 2017 - Dec 17 2017

Albany YMCA

Welcome children comfortable in the water, as they develop skills learned at the Pike level. Participants will continue to learn basic swimming skills including floating, jumping, basic stroke development in and out of flotation. Swim belts and other flotation devices will be used in this course.

Pricing

Member: 45.00

Non-Member: 89.00

Swim Lessons - Parent And Child

Mondays 9:40 AM - 10:10 AM

Oct 30 2017 - Dec 17 2017

Guilderland YMCA

**Ages 6 months to 2 years** This class is a great way to get an early start on acclimating young children to the water. We focus on creating a special, fun time for parents and children to interact through water games, songs, and basic movements. Children will not learn how to swim, but have fun

Pricing

Member: 55.00

Non-Member: 109.00

Swim Lessons - Preschool (Age 3-5)

Ages: 3 - 5

Thursdays 9:15 AM - 9:45 AM

Oct 30 2017 - Dec 17 2017

Bethlehem Area YMCA

This level is for children who can swim 15 feet with face in the water and no flotation device. It reviews and improves stroke skills on front, back, and side, builds endurance and teaches treading water and rotary breathing

Pricing

Member: 55.00

Non-Member: 89.00

Swim Lessons - Preschool (Age 3-5)

Ages: 3 - 5

Saturdays 10:35 AM - 11:05 AM

Oct 30 2017 - Dec 17 2017

Guilderland YMCA

Completion of the Eel level is recommended. This class is for swimmers who are moving through the water independently, and are ready to be introduced to a beginning level of front and back crawl strokes, sidestroke, and breast stroke. Rhythmic breathing, kneeling dives and somersaults are introduced. Noodles will sometimes be used to build endurance.

Pricing

Member: 55.00

Non-Member: 109.00

Swim Lessons - Youth (Age 6-12)

Ages: 6 - 18

Mondays 4:15 PM - 4:55 PM

Oct 30 2017 - Dec 17 2017

Guilderland YMCA

Completion of the Guppy level is recommended. This class is for swimmers who have been introduced to the five basic strokes and who are ready to begin developing those strokes. Rotary breathing, standing dives and the resting stroke are introduced. Noodles will sometimes be used to help build endurance. (40 minute class)

Pricing

Member: 70.00

Non-Member: 139.00

Swim Lessons - Preschool (Age 3-5)

Ages: 2 - 5

Mondays 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM

Oct 30 2017 - Dec 17 2017

Bethlehem Area YMCA

Welcome beginners with little experience in the water. Children will work on water basics: blowing bubbles, front and back floating with floatation devices, paddling on their front, back, and side. Swim belts will be used and provided for class.

Pricing

Member: 55.00

Non-Member: 89.00

American Red Cross Classes

Ages: 15 and above

Sundays 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Oct 29 2017 - Oct 29 2017

Southern Saratoga YMCA

The American Red Cross Waterfront Lifeguard training program is designed to prepare individuals who would like to work as lifeguards. The Waterfront module available in this training allows lifeguards to work in non-surf open-water areas at public parks, resorts, camps and campgrounds. This lifeguard training class includes certifications in American Red Cross Lifeguard with Waterfront,

Pricing

Member: 150.00

Non-Member: 200.00

American Red Cross

Ages: 12 and above

Saturdays 4:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Oct 28 2017 - Oct 28 2017

Glenville YMCA

This is a 5 hour course for those age 12 and older who need to be certified in American Red Cross Community CPR/AED/FA.

Pricing

Member: 125.00

Non-Member: 160.00