American Red Cross Swim Lessons
Group and private swim lessons are available at all City of Ann Arbor swimming facilities. Group lessons are offered for children from the age of 6 months up through adult beginners. Class size is limited. You will be notified if a class is full and placed on a wait list. Ability requirements must be honored unless prior instructor approval is granted. Registration will be accepted for any instructional swim class at any of the City Pools during any public swim time or online.
Parent & Child
Helps young children (6 months - 5 years) become comfortable in and around the water so they are ready to learn how to swim. 30 Min.
Introduction to Water Skills - for those little tykes who are just starting off in the water. 30 Min. Children are in the water with out their parent or guardian.
Fundamental Aquatic Skills - for those who can fully submerge face, blow bubbles, and do assisted floats. 30 Min.
Stroke Development - for those who can fully submerge head, flutter kick on back and front with arm action, and float on own. 30 Min.
Stroke Improvement - for those who have coordinated front and back crawls with rotary breathing, butterfly kick and butterfly body motion. 45 Min.
Stroke Refinement - for those who have coordinated front crawl, back crawl, breaststroke, butterfly, and elementary back stroke. 45 Min.
||Resident Discount |
|Parent & Child,
Levels 1, 2, & 3
|Levels: 4, 5, 6 (Adult)
Private Swim Instruction
Individual swim instruction for age 3 years to adult is offered according to the following schedule. Please register at the pool facility where the private lesson will be held. Please call the pool to find out dates and times available; space is very limited. Private lessons are only held during our group lessons.
Fee: Half hour $18 non-resident /$15 resident discount
2013 Private Swim Lessons Veterans Memorial Park Pool
Session 1, Monday-Thursday: June 17-27, noon to 1 p.m.
Session 2, Monday & Wednesday: July 8-July 31, noon to 1 p.m.
Session 3, Tuesday & Thursday: July 9-Aug. 1, noon to 1 p.m.
Session 4, Monday-Thursday: Aug. 5-15, noon to 1 p.m.
Private lessons are 30 minutes long. Cost is $15 for residents, $18 for non-residents.
2013 Buhr Park Pool Private Swim Lessons
Those are offered from June 1 to Aug. 24 on Saturdays from noon to 1 p.m. and Monday through Thursday, June 17 to Aug. 22 from noon to 1 p.m. Call 734.794.6234 for additional information including times and fees.