GROUP SWIM LESSONS
Learn a valuable life skill with our trained and experienced swim instructors in a safe, nurturing and welcoming environment. Classes are available for everyone at different stages.
Our “Me and My Shadow” (A+B) class is for parents and young children who are ready to be introduced to the water for the first time. Classes 1+2 are for surviving in the water, 3+4 are for developing a swim technique and levels 5+6 are for continued swim development. Please use the “level selector” on our website or ask our staff for support in placing your child in a class.
Benches are available for spectators during the lessons
Tuesday & Thursday
Swim Basics (1+2) 5:00 pm-5:30 pm
Swim Basics (3) 5:35 pm-6:05 pm
Swim Strokes (4) 5:00 pm-5:30 pm
Swim Strokes (5+6) 5:35 pm-6:05 pm
Me & My Shadow (A+B) 9:00 am—9:30 am
(Parent & Child Class)
Swim Basics (1+2) 9:35 am—10:05 am
Swim Basics (3) 10:10 am—10:40 am
Swim Strokes (4) 9:35 am—10:05 am
Swim Strokes (5+6) 10:10 am—10:40 am
For pricing view our registration form at www.clarioncountyymca.org/resources. Classes run monthly and all swimmers must register in advance at the membership desk by the first of the month.
GYM & SWIM (April & May only)
Gym & Swim is a beginner gym activities and swimming program for preschool children ages 3-5. Children begin with 30 minutes of diverse activities in the gym followed by a 30 minute beginner swim lesson. Hint: Girls wear swimsuits for gymnastics and boys wear swim trunks and t-shirts. Sign up by the first of the month. Tuesdays 5:00—6:05pm; $20/month for Members, $40/month for Non-members.
YOUTH PRIVATE SWIM LESSONS
We offer private lessons for children. Sign up at the front desk. We can be flexible with lesson times and will work hard to schedule times that work best for you. Our private lessons are offered as four 30 minute lessons a month; once per week. Monthly Fee: $45 for members/$60 for non-members.
Celebrate a birthday or fun gathering at the YMCA pool! Pool rentals are available for one hour. A party room is also available. Rentals are available on a first come basis. Please contact the front desk for a request form. A party room is available and pricing starts at $35. Gym and kitchen are also available. Ask about pricing!
1 Hour: $100 Members; $125 Non-members
YMCA COMPETITIVE SWIM TEAM
The Riversharks are a competitive swim team for ages 6-18 that practice at Clarion University’s Tippin Natatorium Monday through Thursday from October through mid-February. The Clarion County YMCA participates in the CENKEY Swim League. Meets are held on Saturdays, December—February at pools in the league, with 2-3 home meets held in Clarion.
FREE SWIM LESSONS
Youth in our YMCA Younger Years Child Care Program receive free weekly swim lessons as part of our program.
Youth in our Before & After School Program use the pool each week after school.
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