We're sorry, but this activity is over. The last meeting was Thursday, July 22, 2021.
The purpose is to help new swimmers, 6-12 years old, feel comfortable in the aquatic environment and to help them gain basic swimming skills. In addition, participants start learning how to be safe in and around water. They will learn: Swimming on front and back using basic arm and leg actions * Using a life jacket * Submerging mouth, nose and eyes * Exhaling under water * Opening eyes under water and picking up submerged objects * Floating on front and back. Child must be able to participate in class without assistance and have no unreasonable fear of the water.
Pool Section 2 at Roanoke Community Pool