Learn to Swim Lessons(Minnows Group) 

Fall 2022 Session Options 

Session 1

Month of September (starts September 6th)- every Tuesday & Thursday from 5:30-6:15 PM

Session 2

Month of October (starts October 4th)- every Tuesday & Thursday from 5:30-6:15 PM

Session Details 

Click here to register (select Minnows): 2022 Short Course Season Registration 

Location: Bedford North Lawrence High School Pool 

Cost: $100 per session + $20 USA Swimming Membership (annually)

*Spots are limited to maintain low swimmer-to-instructor ratios

*We are unable to offer make up sessions or reschedule classes and do not issue refunds for any reason

 

Program Details

*Swimmers will be evaluated during their first lesson of their session to determine skill level (no pre-session evaluation required) 

Minnows 1 (Limited to 4 swimmers per instructor)

This group is equivalent to Level 1 swim lessons. Swimmers in this group are between 3-5 years old, potty trained and should be comfortable getting in the water and being away from their parents.

Skills learned include: • Gaining comfort in the water • Being in the water without being held • Kicking with a kickboard • Putting face down in water and exhaling • Getting in and out of the pool with minimal assistance 

Minnows 2 (Limited to 4 swimmers per instructor)

This group is equivalent to Level 2 swim lessons. Swimmers in this group are between 3-5 years old, potty trained and should be comfortable putting their face in the water, jumping in from the side and diving underwater.

Skills learned include: • Floating on front and back • Treading water • Kick on back, side, front, and underwater-with and without a kickboard • Putting face down in water and exhaling • Jumping in the pool, returning to the side and climbing out

Minnows 3 

This is an entry level practice group. Swimmers in this group are at least 4 years old and should be comfortable putting their face in the water, jumping in from the side and diving underwater. 

This group is designed to teach basics such as: • Front crawl (freestyle) • Backstroke • Kick on back, side, front, and underwater- with and without a kickboard • Diving/bottom retrieval in 4-6 ft. of water. • Headfirst entry from side of pool from a kneeling and standing position