Robert Lee YMCA - Fall 2017

Tuesday

Aquatics

  • 5:30AM - 9:45AM Full Lane Swim
    The entire pool is a available for lane swimming. Swimming is a healthy, low impact workout that can be done for a lifetime. Swimming builds endurance, muscle strength and cardiovascular fitness. Swim lanes are available for all swim abilities and ages. Choose a lane that is best suited to your pace and you’ll soon be on your way to healthier mind and body. Children under 8 years of age...
    Robert Lee YMCA Pool
  • 10:00AM - 10:45AM Open Swim
    Children under 8 years of age must be accompanied (within arm’s reach at all times) by a responsible person at least 16 years of age. Use YMCA Open Swim times to improve your cardio fitness and muscle tone, or to just have some fun in the water! All sessions are supervised by a National Lifeguard® certified lifeguard. Available at no cost to YMCA members, open swim sessions are...
    Robert Lee YMCA Pool
  • 10:00AM - 10:45AM Gentle Aquafit
    This water exercise class is for people looking for a light, low impact, joint-friendly workout. You will improve your core strength, endurance, range of motion, flexibility and balance. All levels are welcome. Gentle Aquafit is a great class for those looking to ease into physical activity or individuals managing a chronic health condition as it follows a gentler pace. You don’t need to...
    Robert Lee YMCA Pool
  • 11:00AM - 1:30PM Full Lane Swim
    The entire pool is a available for lane swimming. Swimming is a healthy, low impact workout that can be done for a lifetime. Swimming builds endurance, muscle strength and cardiovascular fitness. Swim lanes are available for all swim abilities and ages. Choose a lane that is best suited to your pace and you’ll soon be on your way to healthier mind and body. Children under 8 years of age...
    Robert Lee YMCA Pool
  • 1:30PM - 3:45PM Open Swim
    Children under 8 years of age must be accompanied (within arm’s reach at all times) by a responsible person at least 16 years of age. Use YMCA Open Swim times to improve your cardio fitness and muscle tone, or to just have some fun in the water! All sessions are supervised by a National Lifeguard® certified lifeguard. Available at no cost to YMCA members, open swim sessions are...
    Robert Lee YMCA Pool
  • 6:00PM - 6:30PM Open Swim
    Children under 8 years of age must be accompanied (within arm’s reach at all times) by a responsible person at least 16 years of age. Use YMCA Open Swim times to improve your cardio fitness and muscle tone, or to just have some fun in the water! All sessions are supervised by a National Lifeguard® certified lifeguard. Available at no cost to YMCA members, open swim sessions are...
    Robert Lee YMCA Pool
  • 6:00PM - 6:30PM Adult Lessons Drop-in

    It's never too late to learn to swim or improve your stroke technique! Our certified YMCA swim instructors can help you achieve your swimming goals. In addition, you will learn valuable skills that will keep you safe in and around the water with this course.

    This drop-in prorgram is included with your YMCA membership.

    Robert Lee YMCA Pool
  • 6:45PM - 7:30PM Deep Aquafit
    This aerobics class in deep water is a fun, safe and effective way to tone muscles, burn calories and keep fit! Participants should be comfortable in deep water. Floatation equipment is provided. Using the resistance of water combined with movement, Deep Aquafit provides a full body workout while the weightless environment makes it easy on your joints. Aquafit is suitable for all fitness levels...
    Robert Lee YMCA Pool
  • 7:45PM - 10:30PM Full Lane Swim
    The entire pool is a available for lane swimming. Swimming is a healthy, low impact workout that can be done for a lifetime. Swimming builds endurance, muscle strength and cardiovascular fitness. Swim lanes are available for all swim abilities and ages. Choose a lane that is best suited to your pace and you’ll soon be on your way to healthier mind and body. Children under 8 years of age...
    Robert Lee YMCA Pool

Child and Family Development

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    Robert Lee YMCA FDC Semi-circle
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    Robert Lee YMCA Gymnasium
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    Robert Lee YMCA FDC Semi-circle
  • 9:30AM - 11:00AM Indoor Family Playground

    Bring the whole family and drop-in on our indoor family playground! Play, run and bounce while meeting other families in the community. Soft play equipment, ride toys and a bouncy castle are set up in the gym. Parent involvement required.

    This drop-in program is included with YMCA Membership. Please note that there is no bouncy castle for this program at the Chilliwack Family YMCA. 

    Robert Lee YMCA Gymnasium East
  • 9:30AM - 5:30PM Toy & Book Lending Library

    Toys and books are expensive, especially when little ones lose interest after a few interactions! Our Toy & Book resource Lending Library offers a selection of toys, books and resources for families to enjoy. From the latest ride-on toys and musical instruments to Etch A Sketch and Duplo, we’ve got you covered.

    Robert Lee YMCA 507 - Preschool
  • 9:30AM - 11:00AM Baby & Me Drop In
    There sure is a lot going on during baby’s first year. This parent-infant drop-in program looks at various health and development topics related to children ages 0-12 months and is presented by Fraser Health Public Health Nurses and other child/healthcare professionals. Hour long sessions are free to attend and cover topics such as breastfeeding, nutrition, postpartum fitness, financial...
    Robert Lee YMCA FDC Semi-circle
  • 11:30AM - 1:30PM Childminding

    Let our trained staff take care of your kids so you can take care of yourself. YMCA Childminding is there for kids ages 6 weeks to 12 years so you are free to participate in a class, go for a swim or meet friends in the facility.

     

    Robert Lee YMCA 507 - Preschool
  • 2:00PM - 7:00PM Family Playtime

    Families that spend time together thrive and raise healthy, resilient kids who are connected and engaged with their community. Play with your child and meet other families and make new friends

     

    Robert Lee YMCA FDC Semi-circle
  • 3:30PM - 5:00PM Indoor Family Playground

    Bring the whole family and drop-in on our indoor family playground! Play, run and bounce while meeting other families in the community. Soft play equipment, ride toys and a bouncy castle are set up in the gym. Parent involvement required.

    This drop-in program is included with YMCA Membership. Please note that there is no bouncy castle for this program at the Chilliwack Family YMCA. 

    Robert Lee YMCA Gymnasium West
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    Robert Lee YMCA Gymnasium
  • 5:00PM - 8:00PM Childminding

    Let our trained staff take care of your kids so you can take care of yourself. YMCA Childminding is there for kids ages 6 weeks to 12 years so you are free to participate in a class, go for a swim or meet friends in the facility.

     

    Robert Lee YMCA 507 - Preschool
  • 5:30PM - 6:15PM Preschool Creative Play

    It’s easier to learn when you’re having fun! Kids get creative and explore through a variety of activities that help them develop fine motor skills and hand eye coordination. Activities include puzzle games, cooperative games, circle time and much more.

    Robert Lee YMCA FDC Semi-circle
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    Robert Lee YMCA Flex Space

Health and Fitness

  • 5:30AM - 6:30AM Open Gymnasium

    Enjoy the YMCA gymnasium for a wide variety of activities! We offer drop-in activities such as basketball, badminton, floor hockey as well as family playtime! 

    As well, try a drop-in group fitness class such as bootcamp, zumba or belly dancing! 

    Robert Lee YMCA Gymnasium
  • 6:45AM - 7:45PM Power Cycle

    Get pedalling! This workout uses athletic drills to build strength and endurance.  A perfect class for both indoor and outdoor cyclist of all skill levels.

    Robert Lee YMCA Hume Family Studio
  • 6:45AM - 7:30AM Bootcamp

    Challenge yourself in a high-intensity circuit workout which uses your own body weight and a variety of fitness equipment. YMCA Bootcamp is a powerhouse for strength, endurance, agility and stress management!

    Aerobic capacity and strength are two key components of physical fitness. This class lets you train both at the same time. Join us for the class that has it all!

    Robert Lee YMCA Gymnasium
  • 7:45AM - 9:00AM Open Gymnasium

    Enjoy the YMCA gymnasium for a wide variety of activities! We offer drop-in activities such as basketball, badminton, floor hockey as well as family playtime! 

    As well, try a drop-in group fitness class such as bootcamp, zumba or belly dancing! 

    Robert Lee YMCA Gymnasium
  • 9:30AM - 10:30AM Total Sculpt Gold
    Sculpt and tone your muscles through techniques that improve strength and endurance while working your core muscle groups. This class is designed for participants 55 years and older. In addition to our members who are 55+, this class is ideal for those looking for low impact workout and individuals with mobility issues. Our expert instructors will offer a wide variety of options for every fitness...
    Robert Lee YMCA Gymnasium
  • 10:45AM - 11:45AM Roll With It
    Learn the process of foam rolling (self myofascial release) and optimize your training results, look better, reduce pain and the chances of injury. Some benefits of Foam Rolling are: Increased blood flowto your muscles, which improves delivery of oxygen during your workout Helps to relieve muscle tension, especially after a hard workout Increased range of motion.The action of foam rolling can...
    Robert Lee YMCA Active Living Studio 2
  • 11:00AM - 12:45PM Roll With It
    Learn the process of foam rolling (self myofascial release) and optimize your training results, look better, reduce pain and the chances of injury. Some benefits of Foam Rolling are: Increased blood flowto your muscles, which improves delivery of oxygen during your workout Helps to relieve muscle tension, especially after a hard workout Increased range of motion.The action of foam rolling can...
    Robert Lee YMCA Active Living Studio 2
  • 11:00AM - 12:00PM Cardio Kickboxing

    Increase your strength and flexibility while burning calories! You'll have fun in this high-intensity workout consisting of jabs and roundhouse kicks designed to work your entire body.

    If you haven't tried kickboxing, it's a fun way to workout, using explosive cardio and strength movements in a high-energy, fast-paced environment. Plus, it's a great way to relieve stress!

    Robert Lee YMCA Gymnasium
  • 11:15AM - 12:00PM Open Gymnasium

    Enjoy the YMCA gymnasium for a wide variety of activities! We offer drop-in activities such as basketball, badminton, floor hockey as well as family playtime! 

    As well, try a drop-in group fitness class such as bootcamp, zumba or belly dancing! 

    Robert Lee YMCA Gymnasium East
  • 12:15PM - 1:00PM Total Sculpt

    Sculpt and tone your muscles in this total body conditioning class which uses a variety of techniques to improve strength and endurance while working your core muscle groups.

    Our trained instructors will teach you exercises to engage and target specific parts of your body for maximum effectiveness.

    Robert Lee YMCA Gymnasium
  • 12:15PM - 12:50PM Cycle Express
    Short & sweet! Join us for this express class that strengthens your muscles while efficiently burning calories and slimming your waistline. This 30-minute condensed class is a great way to sneak in a workout during your lunch hour or an extra busy day. Plus, it's fun! Energetic music and the positive encouragement of our trained instructors will make you smile as you strive towards your...
    Robert Lee YMCA Hume Family Studio
  • 1:15PM - 4:00PM Open Gymnasium

    Enjoy the YMCA gymnasium for a wide variety of activities! We offer drop-in activities such as basketball, badminton, floor hockey as well as family playtime! 

    As well, try a drop-in group fitness class such as bootcamp, zumba or belly dancing! 

    Robert Lee YMCA Gymnasium West
  • 1:15PM - 2:00PM Kinesis

    Rev up your workout with our Technogym Kinesis equipment! This unique weight system gives you infinite number of exercises and movements that build strength, agility and flexibility. 

    Our certified Fitness Coaches will take you through a full-body workout while teaching you how to use the equipment on your own allowing you to adjust the movements and the weight for your own abilities.

    Robert Lee YMCA Fitness Floor
  • 2:30PM - 3:00PM Open Gymnasium

    Enjoy the YMCA gymnasium for a wide variety of activities! We offer drop-in activities such as basketball, badminton, floor hockey as well as family playtime! 

    As well, try a drop-in group fitness class such as bootcamp, zumba or belly dancing! 

    Robert Lee YMCA Gymnasium East
  • 5:00PM - 5:50PM Pilates

    Pilates uses the principles of core strength, breathing and muscular integration to improve your posture, align your body, increase your strength and tone your muscles.

    You will have the choice to use props to assist with your stability and allowing you to increase the intensity of your poses.

    Robert Lee YMCA Active Living Studio 2
  • 5:15PM - 6:30PM Power Yoga
    This style of yoga is more intense, similar to Ashtanga and some Vinyasa. You will focus on strength and endurance, as well as flexibility and relaxation. Classes end with Savasana -- a period of relaxation. Designed for a more athletic and higher impact style of yoga, your heart rate and blood flow will be increased through a variety intense poses paired together to challenge your strength and...
    Robert Lee YMCA Lower Main
  • 5:15PM - 6:15PM Barre
    This ballet inspired class uses the barre and other lightweight equipment such as bands and small balls to help you with balance, stability, strength and coordination. No dance experience required! This is an energizing class that integrates the ballet barre, weighted balls, resistance bands and other equipment to provide a full body stretch and strength workout – with a dance-like...
    Robert Lee YMCA Gymnasium
  • 5:15PM - 6:00PM Sweat Cycle
    Short, sweet & satisfying! Join us for this express class that strengthens your muscles while efficiently burning calories and slimming your waistline. This condensed class is a great way to sneak in a workout during your lunch hour or an extra busy day. Plus, it's fun! Energetic music and the positive encouragement of our trained instructors will make you smile as you strive towards your...
    Robert Lee YMCA Hume Family Studio
  • 5:15PM - 6:15PM Step & Sculpt
    You will love this easy-to-follow step workout that zeroes in on intensity and power movements. A cardio component is followed by a strength and conditioning circuit to keep your heart pumping. Using an adjustable, non-slip platform step, this workout is a top calorie-burner, easily adaptable to different fitness levels. Don’t worry about knowing routines here – we make the class easy...
    Robert Lee YMCA Gymnasium
  • 6:00PM - 6:50PM Pilates

    Pilates uses the principles of core strength, breathing and muscular integration to improve your posture, align your body, increase your strength and tone your muscles.

    You will have the choice to use props to assist with your stability and allowing you to increase the intensity of your poses.

    Robert Lee YMCA Active Living Studio 2
  • 6:15PM - 7:15PM Zumba ®

    Zumba® is a hit at the YMCA! It's a great way to get your body moving and improve your health while having fun.

    Raise your heart rate through the fast interval stage which includes quick dance moves, and then recover in the slower interval that follows.

    Join us for a calorie-burning, easy-to-follow dance fitness-party™ choreographed to Latin and international rhythms.

    Robert Lee YMCA Gymnasium
  • 6:15PM - 7:15PM Power Cycle

    Get pedalling! This workout uses athletic drills to build strength and endurance.  A perfect class for both indoor and outdoor cyclist of all skill levels.

    Robert Lee YMCA Hume Family Studio
  • 7:00PM - 8:00PM Flow Yoga

    Get centred! With an emphasis on postures that synchronize your breath and movement, this class helps you develop core strength, breath awareness and improve your spine's alignment.

    Take a break and reward yourself with some simple breathing and movements that will make you feel happier, healthier and more relaxed for the rest of the day.

    Robert Lee YMCA Active Living Studio 2
  • 7:15PM - 8:15PM Body Blast
    This high energy class uses alternating bursts of high and low intensity exercises providing an efficient interval workout. Utilizing segments of cardio, muscle conditioning and flexibility, you will get plenty of unique exercises to work your entire body. Interval training is a great way to build your cardiovascular strength while pushing yourself so you can reach your fitness goals. To keep you...
    Robert Lee YMCA Gymnasium
  • 8:00PM - 8:45PM Kinesis

    Rev up your workout with our Technogym Kinesis equipment! This unique weight system gives you infinite number of exercises and movements that build strength, agility and flexibility. 

    Our certified Fitness Coaches will take you through a full-body workout while teaching you how to use the equipment on your own allowing you to adjust the movements and the weight for your own abilities.

    Robert Lee YMCA Strength and Conditioning Floor
  • 8:30PM - 9:15PM Open Gymnasium

    Enjoy the YMCA gymnasium for a wide variety of activities! We offer drop-in activities such as basketball, badminton, floor hockey as well as family playtime! 

    As well, try a drop-in group fitness class such as bootcamp, zumba or belly dancing! 

    Robert Lee YMCA Gymnasium

Swim Lessons

  • 4:00PM - 4:30PM Dolphin
    Dolphin is for children 6-12 years old who have completed Seal or who demonstrate an equivalent skill set. Your child will be introduced to swimming on their front, back and underwater. The third of four levels in our national YMCA Learn to Swim program, Dolphin teaches kids how to stay safe in the water and to develop their swimming skills. During these classes, your child will also select from...
    Robert Lee YMCA Pool
  • 4:00PM - 4:30PM Seal
    Seal is for children 6-12 years old who have completed Otter or who have equivalent skills. In this level, your child will further develop the skills of gliding, kicking and submerging. The second of four levels in our national YMCA Learn to Swim program, Seal teaches your child how to stay safe in the water and to develop their swimming skills. During these classes, children will also select...
    Robert Lee YMCA Pool
  • 4:00PM - 4:30PM Divers
    Divers is for children who are 3-5 years old and have completed Gliders or show an equivalent level of skill. In Divers, children will combine all the skills they have learned so far to swim on their front and back unaided for a distance of 10 metres. Your child will also learn to jump into and float in deep water unassisted. Divers is taught in small groups by a certified YMCA swim instructor...
    Robert Lee YMCA Pool
  • 4:00PM - 4:30PM Bobbers
    Bobbers is for children 3-5 years old who are new to swimming. In Bobbers, we'll introduce your child to fun activities in the water to activate the movements that will eventually lead to swimming. By the end of Bobbers, your child will be comfortable having their face in the water and will have learned basic movements and floating while being supported. Bobbers is taught in small groups by a...
    Robert Lee YMCA Pool
  • 4:00PM - 4:30PM Gliders
    Gliders is for children who are 3-5 years old and have completed Floaters or show an equivalent level of competence. In Gliders, children will combine kicking with gliding to learn how to propel themselves through the water. Swimmers will be introduced to deep water skills and swimming on their front and back for five metres. Gliders is taught in small groups by a certified YMCA swim instructor...
    Robert Lee YMCA Pool
  • 4:00PM - 4:30PM Surfers
    Surfers is for children 3-5 years old who have completed Divers or show an equivalent level of competence. In Surfers, we'll continue to help your child develop front and back swimming skills and build up to a distance of 15 metres. Your child will learn a variety of water safety skills as well as surface support in deep water for 30 seconds. And now that your child is comfortable jumping...
    Robert Lee YMCA Pool
  • 4:00PM - 4:30PM Dippers
    Dippers is the final level for children who are 3-5 years old and have completed Surfers or show an equivalent skill level. In Dippers, we'll introduce the front and back crawl as well as underwater swimming. Children at this level will have achieved a foundation of swimming skills and be able to front swim a distance of 25 metres. Children will also learn more deep water skills, and be...
    Robert Lee YMCA Pool
  • 4:00PM - 4:30PM Floaters
    Floaters is for children 3-5 years old who have completed Bobbers or an equivalent level of lessons. In Floaters, we introduce floating and gliding unassisted and continue to practice other movements. Through structured activities and play, children will become comfortable submerging themselves under water. Floaters is taught in small groups by a certified YMCA swim instructor who will encourage...
    Robert Lee YMCA Pool
  • 4:00PM - 4:30PM Otter
    An introductory level for beginner swimmers ages 6-12 years old, Otter will teach your child the basics of pool safety, going underwater and gliding on their front and back. The first of four levels in our national YMCA Learn to Swim program, Otter teaches your child how to stay safe in the water and to develop their swimming skills. During these classes, your child will also select from an...
    Robert Lee YMCA Pool
  • 4:30PM - 5:00PM Seal
    Seal is for children 6-12 years old who have completed Otter or who have equivalent skills. In this level, your child will further develop the skills of gliding, kicking and submerging. The second of four levels in our national YMCA Learn to Swim program, Seal teaches your child how to stay safe in the water and to develop their swimming skills. During these classes, children will also select...
    Robert Lee YMCA Pool
  • 4:30PM - 5:00PM Divers
    Divers is for children who are 3-5 years old and have completed Gliders or show an equivalent level of skill. In Divers, children will combine all the skills they have learned so far to swim on their front and back unaided for a distance of 10 metres. Your child will also learn to jump into and float in deep water unassisted. Divers is taught in small groups by a certified YMCA swim instructor...
    Robert Lee YMCA Pool
  • 4:30PM - 5:00PM Bobbers
    Bobbers is for children 3-5 years old who are new to swimming. In Bobbers, we'll introduce your child to fun activities in the water to activate the movements that will eventually lead to swimming. By the end of Bobbers, your child will be comfortable having their face in the water and will have learned basic movements and floating while being supported. Bobbers is taught in small groups by a...
    Robert Lee YMCA Pool
  • 4:30PM - 5:00PM Gliders
    Gliders is for children who are 3-5 years old and have completed Floaters or show an equivalent level of competence. In Gliders, children will combine kicking with gliding to learn how to propel themselves through the water. Swimmers will be introduced to deep water skills and swimming on their front and back for five metres. Gliders is taught in small groups by a certified YMCA swim instructor...
    Robert Lee YMCA Pool
  • 4:30PM - 5:00PM Surfers
    Surfers is for children 3-5 years old who have completed Divers or show an equivalent level of competence. In Surfers, we'll continue to help your child develop front and back swimming skills and build up to a distance of 15 metres. Your child will learn a variety of water safety skills as well as surface support in deep water for 30 seconds. And now that your child is comfortable jumping...
    Robert Lee YMCA Pool
  • 4:30PM - 5:00PM Dippers
    Dippers is the final level for children who are 3-5 years old and have completed Surfers or show an equivalent skill level. In Dippers, we'll introduce the front and back crawl as well as underwater swimming. Children at this level will have achieved a foundation of swimming skills and be able to front swim a distance of 25 metres. Children will also learn more deep water skills, and be...
    Robert Lee YMCA Pool
  • 4:30PM - 5:00PM Floaters
    Floaters is for children 3-5 years old who have completed Bobbers or an equivalent level of lessons. In Floaters, we introduce floating and gliding unassisted and continue to practice other movements. Through structured activities and play, children will become comfortable submerging themselves under water. Floaters is taught in small groups by a certified YMCA swim instructor who will encourage...
    Robert Lee YMCA Pool
  • 4:30PM - 5:00PM Otter
    An introductory level for beginner swimmers ages 6-12 years old, Otter will teach your child the basics of pool safety, going underwater and gliding on their front and back. The first of four levels in our national YMCA Learn to Swim program, Otter teaches your child how to stay safe in the water and to develop their swimming skills. During these classes, your child will also select from an...
    Robert Lee YMCA Pool
  • 5:00PM - 5:30PM Seal
    Seal is for children 6-12 years old who have completed Otter or who have equivalent skills. In this level, your child will further develop the skills of gliding, kicking and submerging. The second of four levels in our national YMCA Learn to Swim program, Seal teaches your child how to stay safe in the water and to develop their swimming skills. During these classes, children will also select...
    Robert Lee YMCA Pool
  • 5:00PM - 5:30PM Divers
    Divers is for children who are 3-5 years old and have completed Gliders or show an equivalent level of skill. In Divers, children will combine all the skills they have learned so far to swim on their front and back unaided for a distance of 10 metres. Your child will also learn to jump into and float in deep water unassisted. Divers is taught in small groups by a certified YMCA swim instructor...
    Robert Lee YMCA Pool
  • 5:00PM - 5:30PM Bobbers
    Bobbers is for children 3-5 years old who are new to swimming. In Bobbers, we'll introduce your child to fun activities in the water to activate the movements that will eventually lead to swimming. By the end of Bobbers, your child will be comfortable having their face in the water and will have learned basic movements and floating while being supported. Bobbers is taught in small groups by a...
    Robert Lee YMCA Pool
  • 5:00PM - 5:30PM Gliders
    Gliders is for children who are 3-5 years old and have completed Floaters or show an equivalent level of competence. In Gliders, children will combine kicking with gliding to learn how to propel themselves through the water. Swimmers will be introduced to deep water skills and swimming on their front and back for five metres. Gliders is taught in small groups by a certified YMCA swim instructor...
    Robert Lee YMCA Pool
  • 5:00PM - 5:30PM Surfers
    Surfers is for children 3-5 years old who have completed Divers or show an equivalent level of competence. In Surfers, we'll continue to help your child develop front and back swimming skills and build up to a distance of 15 metres. Your child will learn a variety of water safety skills as well as surface support in deep water for 30 seconds. And now that your child is comfortable jumping...
    Robert Lee YMCA Pool
  • 5:00PM - 5:30PM Dippers
    Dippers is the final level for children who are 3-5 years old and have completed Surfers or show an equivalent skill level. In Dippers, we'll introduce the front and back crawl as well as underwater swimming. Children at this level will have achieved a foundation of swimming skills and be able to front swim a distance of 25 metres. Children will also learn more deep water skills, and be...
    Robert Lee YMCA Pool
  • 5:00PM - 5:30PM Floaters
    Floaters is for children 3-5 years old who have completed Bobbers or an equivalent level of lessons. In Floaters, we introduce floating and gliding unassisted and continue to practice other movements. Through structured activities and play, children will become comfortable submerging themselves under water. Floaters is taught in small groups by a certified YMCA swim instructor who will encourage...
    Robert Lee YMCA Pool
  • 5:00PM - 5:30PM Otter
    An introductory level for beginner swimmers ages 6-12 years old, Otter will teach your child the basics of pool safety, going underwater and gliding on their front and back. The first of four levels in our national YMCA Learn to Swim program, Otter teaches your child how to stay safe in the water and to develop their swimming skills. During these classes, your child will also select from an...
    Robert Lee YMCA Pool
  • 5:30PM - 6:00PM Seal
    Seal is for children 6-12 years old who have completed Otter or who have equivalent skills. In this level, your child will further develop the skills of gliding, kicking and submerging. The second of four levels in our national YMCA Learn to Swim program, Seal teaches your child how to stay safe in the water and to develop their swimming skills. During these classes, children will also select...
    Robert Lee YMCA Pool
  • 5:30PM - 6:00PM Divers
    Divers is for children who are 3-5 years old and have completed Gliders or show an equivalent level of skill. In Divers, children will combine all the skills they have learned so far to swim on their front and back unaided for a distance of 10 metres. Your child will also learn to jump into and float in deep water unassisted. Divers is taught in small groups by a certified YMCA swim instructor...
    Robert Lee YMCA Pool
  • 5:30PM - 6:00PM Bobbers
    Bobbers is for children 3-5 years old who are new to swimming. In Bobbers, we'll introduce your child to fun activities in the water to activate the movements that will eventually lead to swimming. By the end of Bobbers, your child will be comfortable having their face in the water and will have learned basic movements and floating while being supported. Bobbers is taught in small groups by a...
    Robert Lee YMCA Pool
  • 5:30PM - 6:00PM Gliders
    Gliders is for children who are 3-5 years old and have completed Floaters or show an equivalent level of competence. In Gliders, children will combine kicking with gliding to learn how to propel themselves through the water. Swimmers will be introduced to deep water skills and swimming on their front and back for five metres. Gliders is taught in small groups by a certified YMCA swim instructor...
    Robert Lee YMCA Pool
  • 5:30PM - 6:00PM Surfers
    Surfers is for children 3-5 years old who have completed Divers or show an equivalent level of competence. In Surfers, we'll continue to help your child develop front and back swimming skills and build up to a distance of 15 metres. Your child will learn a variety of water safety skills as well as surface support in deep water for 30 seconds. And now that your child is comfortable jumping...
    Robert Lee YMCA Pool
  • 5:30PM - 6:00PM Dippers
    Dippers is the final level for children who are 3-5 years old and have completed Surfers or show an equivalent skill level. In Dippers, we'll introduce the front and back crawl as well as underwater swimming. Children at this level will have achieved a foundation of swimming skills and be able to front swim a distance of 25 metres. Children will also learn more deep water skills, and be...
    Robert Lee YMCA Pool
  • 5:30PM - 6:00PM Floaters
    Floaters is for children 3-5 years old who have completed Bobbers or an equivalent level of lessons. In Floaters, we introduce floating and gliding unassisted and continue to practice other movements. Through structured activities and play, children will become comfortable submerging themselves under water. Floaters is taught in small groups by a certified YMCA swim instructor who will encourage...
    Robert Lee YMCA Pool
  • 5:30PM - 6:00PM Otter
    An introductory level for beginner swimmers ages 6-12 years old, Otter will teach your child the basics of pool safety, going underwater and gliding on their front and back. The first of four levels in our national YMCA Learn to Swim program, Otter teaches your child how to stay safe in the water and to develop their swimming skills. During these classes, your child will also select from an...
    Robert Lee YMCA Pool
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