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Ashland, OR 97520
Phone: 541-482-9622
Fax: 541-482-3348
Contact: Ashland Family YMCA
Email: info@ashlandymca.org


Hours:
5AM-10PM M-F
7AM-7PM Sat
8AM-7PM Sun
 
Home > Aquatics > Swim Lessons > Ages 3-5 yrs

Ages 3-5 yrs

Pike ages 3-5 yrs
Water adjustment and safe pool behavior are the
main emphasis at this beginning level. Blowing
bubbles, kicking, and floating on the back are all
introduced through games and a variety of fun
activities. Prerequisite: Can easily separate from
parents. Max class size: 4 students

Summer:
Mon-Thurs 10:30a, 11:00a, 4:00p, 4:30p

School Year:
M W 3:30p, 5:00p
T TH 4:00p, 4:30p 
 
Eel ages 3-5 yrs
This class builds on the basic swimming skills
learned in the Pike class. Learning to float, kick, and
swim on the front and back without any assistance
are the main goals of the Eel class.
Prerequisite: Comfortably submerge underwater for
3-5 seconds. Max class size: 5 students

Summer:
Mon-Thurs 10:30a, 4:00p,

School Year:
M W 4:30p
T TH 3:30p
 
Ray ages 3-5 yrs
At this level, children continue to practice swimming
freestyle and backstroke and are introduced to
backstroke and breaststroke kick. Students are
exposed to the deep water and begin learning to
tread water and diving positions.
Prerequisite: Swim on front and back for 5-10
seconds each. Max class size: 5 students

Summer:
Mon-Thurs 11:00a, 4:00p, 4:30p

School Year:
M W 4:00p
T TH 3:30p