It’s hot; jump in the pool! All swimming courses are conducted by certified Red Cross instructors in a safe, encouraging environment. Free Swim is offered daily during Festival Period with no sign-up required (weather permitting).
SWIMMING LEVELS 4-6: (Limit 12) Following a swim test on the first day, campers receive the appropriate level of Red Cross swim instruction with plenty of one-on-one attention. Intermediate swimmers learn to swim the breaststroke and sidestroke while working to perfect the front crawl stroke, the back crawl stroke, and the elementary backstroke. Advanced swimmers learn the butterfly while working to perfect the front crawl stroke, back crawl stroke, elementary backstroke, breaststroke, and sidestroke. Advanced rescue techniques are taught here as well. (period 1)
SWIMMING LEVELS 1-3: (Limit 12) Students learn how to be comfortable in the water. Following the official Red Cross curriculum, campers put their faces in, learn to float (stomach and back and develop a foundation of safety skills including fundamental rescue techniques. Intermediate swimmers learn the front crawl stroke, the back crawl stroke, and the elementary backstroke. A swim test on the first day ensures the appropriate level of individual instruction. (period 3)
SYNCHRONIZED SWIMMING: (Limit 12) Synchronized swimming is a combination of swimming, dance, and gymnastics. We’ll perform choreographed routines in the pool with musical accompaniment building to a Festival Day spectacular. We develop the routines as an ensemble, using the ideas and never-before-seen moves you invent. So much more than your average pool class! (period 5)
POOL GAMES: (Limit 12) Come and play water games: water polo, water volleyball, relay races, treasure hunts and more in this cool class. We also create our own spectacular, splashy water works! What would summer be without time well-spent in our glistening pool? (period 6)