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 - Preschool (Age 3-5)

Ages: 3 - 5

Tuesdays 4:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Mar 6 2017 - Apr 30 2017

Guilderland YMCA

Completion of the Pike level is recommended. This class is for children who are comfortable in the water. Children will continue to develop skills learned at the Pike level. They will begin putting their faces in the water, floating, jumping in, and paddling without support. Aqua joggers and noodles will be used. (30 minute class)

Pricing

Member: 50.00

Non-Member: 99.00

Family Swim Lessons

Ages: 4 and above

Sundays 11:25 PM - 11:55 PM

Mar 6 2017 - Apr 30 2017

Southern Saratoga YMCA

This 40 minute class is designed for a parent and their child to learn the basics of swimming together in the same class. Our one parent to one child ratio per family provides for a comfortable environment in order to help families learn to swim at their own pace. Some skills taught in this class

Pricing

Member: 110.00

Non-Member: 214.00

Swim Lessons - Adult

Ages: 18 and above

Tuesdays 11:15 AM - 12:00 PM

Mar 6 2017 - Apr 29 2017

Greenbush YMCA

Want to learn how to swim? You will learn blowing bubbles, putting your face in the water, basic body positioning and introduction to front and back crawl strokes. *NO CLASS 4/18/17*

Pricing

Member: 75.00

Non-Member: 149.00

Swim Lessons - Preschool (Age 3-5)

Ages: 3 - 5

Saturdays 10:45 AM - 11:15 AM

Mar 6 2017 - Apr 29 2017

Greenbush YMCA

Great for children new to the water, to develop safe pool behavior, adjust to the water, and develop independence in the water. They will also learn basic paddle stroke, kicking skills, and to be comfortable putting their faces in the water while blowing bubbles and swimming. *NO CLASS 4/22/17*

Pricing

Member: 55.00

Non-Member: 109.00

Swim Lessons - Preschool (Age 3-5)

Ages: 3 - 5

Thursdays 4:15 PM - 4:45 PM

Mar 6 2017 - Apr 29 2017

Greenbush YMCA

Great for improving stroke skills, learning more personal safety and rescue skills, and building endurance. Will learn underwater swimming skills, treading water, and swimming across the pool on their front and back without assistance. Children taking this class should be able to swim at least 15 feet unassisted. *NO CLASS 4/20/17*

Pricing

Member: 55.00

Non-Member: 109.00

Swim Lessons - Youth (Age 6-12)

Ages: 6 - 12

Fridays 5:45 PM - 6:25 PM

Mar 6 2017 - Apr 29 2017

Greenbush YMCA

Great for children who have the basics, and want to learn the breaststroke, rotary breathing, survival floating, treading water, and emergency procedures. *NO CLASS 4/21/17*

Pricing

Member: 65.00

Non-Member: 139.00

Swim Lessons - Preschool (Age 3-5)

Ages: 3 - 5

Mondays 9:50 AM - 10:20 AM

Mar 6 2017 - Apr 24 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: 43.00

Non-Member: 67.00

Swim Lessons - Youth (Age 6-12)

Ages: 6 - 12

Sundays 12:20 PM - 1:00 PM

Mar 6 2017 - Apr 30 2017

Troy YMCA

This class is for children who are comfortable in the water. Participants will begin to learn the front and back crawl, sidestroke, breast and elementary backstroke. We will be working on rhythmic breathing, kneeling dives and somersaults. Noodles and belts could be used during instruction. ***No Class 4/16 – 4/22***

Pricing

Member: 50.00

Non-Member: 94.00

Swim Lessons - Preschool (Age 3-5)

Ages: 3 - 5

Mondays 6:00 PM - 6:30 PM

Mar 6 2017 - Apr 30 2017

Troy YMCA

Welcome beginners with little experience in the water. Children will work on water basics: blowing bubbles, front and back floating with flotation devices, paddling on their front, back, and side. Swim belts will be used and provided for class. ***No Class 4/16 – 4/22***

Pricing

Member: 45.00

Non-Member: 89.00

Silvers

Saturdays, Sundays

Mar 4 2017 - Mar 5 2017

Duanesburg YMCA

Meet

Pricing

Member: 13.00

Non-Member: N/A