OPPORTUNITIES TO IMPROVE YOUR HEALTH
The Y offers something for every age and ability! From Parent - Child Swim Lessons and Youth Group Lessons to Masters Swim or Water Exercise classes - there is something for everyone! Because drowning is the second leading cause of death in children ages 5-14, we strive to be a leader in drowning prevention in our community by offering many swim programs for any age and any level of ability! “We want swim lessons to be a rite of passage for ALL children, and to help kids stay safe in and around the water while developing a love of swimming,” said Kelly Wagner, Senior Director for Aquatics. Our Aquatics staff members are available to answer any questions about the swim program and to help place your child at the appropriate swim level.
Lifeguard Certification Courses
Come learn the skills and procedures to help keep swimmers safe in your community.
Welcome to one of the world's most exciting sports, your ticket to a lifetime of adventure! Anyone who is in good health, reasonably fit, and comfortable in the water can take SCUBA. Throughout the course, you'll learn the fundamentals of diving, dive equipment, and techniques. Upon completion of this class and four open water dives, you will be certified as an Open Water Diver. Participants under 18 must have parental consent, and parents must be present during class. For more information, please contact Chris Lobozzo, Mars Scuba, LLC, at 724-687-0005 or www.marsscuba.com / firstname.lastname@example.org. You will meet in the classroom at 6:30 p.m. on the first day. For all other days, the start time will be at 7:30 p.m. on the pool deck.
WHERE: Large Pool
Thursdays, April 9, 16, 23, 30 & May 7 | Time: 7:30 - 9:30 p.m.
Sundays April 5, 19, 26 & May 3 | Time: 3:00 - 5:00 p.m.
TIME: 2 hours
Registration and payment must be completed through Mars Scuba.
As the nation's largest provider of swim lessons the Y has taught generations of families how to swim. Our instructors teach progressive, skills-based swim lessons for all ages, from infants to seniors. Water safety is our main focus, along with swim readiness, stroke development and establishing a lifelong, healthy approach to water, exercise and fun.
Swim Team, Adult Masters & Youth Sea Dragons
Swim team is for those who have a strong desire to swim competitively and participate in a team environment
Spring Board Diving Lessons
Designed for the beginning or intermediate diver, participants will learn the basics of diving as well as proper technique and form.
Water Aerobics & Water Exercise Programming
Water aerobics and water exercise classes are the ideal form of exercise, regardless of your age or ability. The Y offers a variety of programs that incorporate a full body workout while improving your flexibility and cardiovascular endurance.