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Youth/Family Aquatics

Parent/Child Swim Lessons

This program introduces children to an aquatic environment with the support of their parent. The objective of this class is to help you and your child from a positive and confident feeling about swimming.

Ages: 6 months to 35 months.
Fees: Members $30; Non-members $50

The scheduled session will consist of six (6) thirty-minute lessons on the following dates and times:

Session 1:Wednesdays, August 22-September 25, 6-6:30 p.m.
Session 2:Saturdays, August 24-September 28, 9:15-9:45 a.m.
Session 3:Wednesdays, October 2-November 6, 6-6:30 p.m.
Session 4:Saturdays, October 5-November 9, 9:15-9:45 a.m.

Progressive Swim Lessons

All Progressive Swim Lessons students will meet the first night as a group to be evaluated and placed in the proper class for their skill level. The evaluation includes swimming a lap in the following techniques: front crawl, backstroke, breaststroke, and sidestroke. Class times will be finalized after the evaluation is complete.

Fees: Members $30; Non-members $50
Session 1:Tuesdays, August 20-September 24,
6-6:30 p.m.: 3-9 yrs. old, little swim experience, Pre-Polliwog/Polliwog
6:30-7 p.m.: 5 years and older, instructor permission, Guppy/Minnow
Session 2:Thursdays , August 22-September 26,
6-6:30 p.m.: 3-9 yrs. old; little swim experience, Pre-Polliwog/Polliwog
6:30-7 p.m.: 5 years and older, instructor permission, Polliwog/Guppy
Session 3:Saturday, August 24-September 28,
10-10:30 a.m.: 3-9 yrs.; little swim experience, Pre-Polliwog/Polliwog
10:30-11a.m.: 5 years and older, instructor permission, Guppy/Minnow
Session 4:Tuesdays, October 1-November 5,
6-6:30 p.m.: 3-9 yrs. old; little swim experience, Pre-Polliwog/Polliwog
6:30-7 p.m.: 5 years and older, instructor permission, Guppy/Minnow
Session 5:Thursdays , October 3-November 7,
6-6:30 p.m.: 3-9 yrs.; little swim experience, Pre-Polliwog/Polliwog
6:30-7 p.m.: 5 years and older, instructor permission, Polliwog/Guppy
Session 6:Saturdays, October 5-November 9,
10-10:30 a.m.: 3-9 yrs.; little swim experience, Pre-Polliwog/Polliwog
10:30-11 a.m.: 5 years and older, instructor permission, Guppy/Minnow

Sharks In Training

Refining stroke and kick mechanics to improve speed and performance. Must be able to swim one length of the pool freestyle/front crawl and one length backstroke to attend this class.
Mondays, August 19-September 30,
6:00-6:30 pm ages 6-9
6:30-7:00 pm ages 10-13
Members: $30; Non-Members: $50

Pool Hours

Indoor
Monday –Thursday 5:30 a.m. – 9:30 p.m.
Friday 5:30 a.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Saturday 8:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Sunday 12:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.

Outdoor Pool-Open

M, T, W, Th, F 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.-Members Only

Open To the Public:

Monday-Wednesday-Friday 12:00 - 6:00 p.m.

Tuesday-Thursday 12:00 - 8:00 p.m.

Saturday 12:00 p.m.- 6:00 p.m.

Sunday 12:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Pool admission is free for members; $5 adults, $4 ages 18 and under per person for non-members; $16 per family (up to five) and $4 for any additional family members. Free for ages 2 and younger.

The Paris-Bourbon County YMCA is committed to providing a safe and enjoyable pool experience for all. All children 12 years of age and under must participate in a swimming skills assessment and will be assigned one of three colored bands allowing different depth access in the pools. The assessments are free, will be given by one of the YMCA’s certified lifeguards and children may retest as their swim skills improve.

All flotation devices must be U.S. Coast Guard approved.

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