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Learn to Swim

learn to swim
The City of Allentown Parks & Recreation Department Learn to Swim Program is taught by American Red Cross Certified lifeguards and is broken up into four separate learning levels based upon students swimming ability for ages 3-13 years old.

Level 1 – Get comfortable in the water and learn basic freestyle and floating skills
Level 2 – Perfect your freestyle; learn basic backstroke, sidestroke,  kneeling dives and treading water
Level 3 – Continue perfecting your freestyle and backstroke; learn breaststroke, rotary breathing and how to do a standing dive.
Level 4 -  Continue perfecting your strokes and diving while learning the butterfly stroke and increasing cardiovascular endurance. 


Ratio is 1 instructor to 4 participants in Levels 1 & 2.     
Ratio is 1 instructor to 6 participants in Levels 3 & 4.    

ALL POOLS ARE CLOSED FOR THE 2016 SEASON. CHECK BACK IN 2017 FOR UPDATED INFORMATION


REGISTRATION INFORMATION
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Cost:           Resident-  $35.00 per child
                          *proof of residency is required
                    Non Resident- $50.00 per child 

SESSION FORMAT




** SPACE IS LIMITED**        ** REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED**