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.

American Red Cross Classes

Ages: 12 and above

Thursdays 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Aug 24 2017 - Aug 24 2017

Greenbush YMCA

This course provides certification in CPR & AED for infants, children & adults. This course is specifically made for YMCA staff who need to obtain a new CPR certification or update one that expired. Designed to make staff aware of their duties during emergencies in the workplace as professionals.

Pricing

Member: 75.00

Non-Member: 115.00

Swim Lessons - Youth (Age 6-12)

Ages: 6 - 12

Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays 5:35 PM - 6:15 PM

Aug 21 2017 - Aug 24 2017

Southern Saratoga YMCA

Beginner. Great for children who need to get acquainted with the pool, the use of flotation devices, and floating, as they learn the front paddle stroke and side and back paddle.

Pricing

Member: 40.00

Non-Member: 90.00

Swim Lessons - Youth (Age 6-12)

Ages: 6 - 12

Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays 5:35 PM - 6:15 PM

Aug 21 2017 - Aug 24 2017

Southern Saratoga YMCA

Intermediate Guppy is great for children performing some skills without the aid of a flotation device, as they’re introduced to the front and back crawl, sidestroke, breaststroke, and elementary backstroke, and learn to demonstrate each stroke without assistance.

Pricing

Member: 40.00

Non-Member: 90.00

Swim Team

Ages: 5 - 12

Tuesdays, Thursdays 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Aug 21 2017 - Aug 25 2017

Glenville YMCA

Clinic will focus on stroke technique and improvement for beginner swimmers ages 5-10. Swimmers must be able to swim multiple lengths of the pool. Swimmers will practice 2 days a week for 1 hour

Pricing

Member: 50.00

Non-Member: 75.00

Swim Lessons - Preschool (Age 3-5)

Ages: 3 - 5

Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays 4:15 PM - 4:45 PM

Aug 21 2017 - Sep 1 2017

Southern Saratoga YMCA

Advanced Beginner. Great for children ready to learn basic swim techniques as they work on kicking, floating skills, and perform the progressive paddle stroke. Safety is stressed. Children taking this class should be comfortable swimming independently and submerging under water.

Pricing

Member: 63.00

Non-Member: 123.00

Swim Lessons - Youth (Age 6-12)

Ages: 6 - 15

Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays 10:00 AM - 10:40 AM

Aug 21 2017 - Aug 25 2017

Glenville YMCA

This lesson is for children ages 6-15 years; our registration process allows children to be registered by age level. They will then be tested on the first day of lessons and placed into the appropriate levels according to their ability.

Pricing

Member: 39.00

Non-Member: 62.00

Swim Lessons - Youth (Age 6-12)

Ages: 6 - 12

Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays 4:50 PM - 5:30 PM

Aug 21 2017 - Sep 1 2017

Southern Saratoga YMCA

Intermediate Guppy is great for children performing some skills without the aid of a flotation device, as they’re introduced to the front and back crawl, sidestroke, breaststroke, and elementary backstroke, and learn to demonstrate each stroke without assistance.

Pricing

Member: 80.00

Non-Member: 180.00

Swim Lessons - Youth (Age 6-12)

Ages: 6 - 12

Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays 3:30 PM - 4:10 PM

Aug 21 2017 - Sep 1 2017

Southern Saratoga YMCA

For intermediates who are continuing to develop the five strokes taught in the previous levels and who are ready to be introduced at a basic level to the butterfly stroke. Open turns and surface dives are introduced. This is a combined class for both Fish and Flying Fish levels. Children should be able to swim

Pricing

Member: 80.00

Non-Member: 180.00

Swim Lessons - Preschool (Age 3-5)

Ages: 3 - 5

Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM

Aug 21 2017 - Aug 25 2017

Glenville YMCA

This lesson is for children ages 3-5 years; our registration process allows children to be registered by age level. They will then be tested on the first day of lessons and placed into the appropriate levels according to their ability.

Pricing

Member: 37.00

Non-Member: 58.00

Swim Lessons - Preschool (Age 3-5)

Ages: 3 - 5

Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays 4:15 PM - 4:45 PM

Aug 21 2017 - Sep 1 2017

Southern Saratoga YMCA

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

Pricing

Member: 63.00

Non-Member: 123.00