Group swim lessons for youth (ages 6 months to 16 years)
Swim Lessons are taught by American Red Cross Certified Water Safety Instructors. This is a great opportunity for your child to learn new aquatic skills and become comfortable and safe in/or around water. Classes are held at Tolson Indoor Pool.
Learn-to-Swim Levels (.pdf)
November 2017 Group Swim Lessons
- Registration dates: October 12-26, 2017
See "Special Enrollment/Registration Instructions" below for instructions on how to register your child for group swim lessons.
- No morning swim lessons in November
- Monday, Wednesday, Friday (Afternoons) Nov: 1, 3, 6, 8, 13, 15, 17, 20 Pre-school 1 @ 1645-1715 | Pre-school 2 @ 1730-1800 | Pre-school 3 1815-1845
- Tuesday and Thursday (Afternoons) Nov: 2, 7, 9, 14, 16, 21, 28, 30 Level 3 @ 1615-1645 | Level 2 @ 1700-1730 | Level 1 @ 1815-1845
- Saturday and Sunday (Afternoons) Nov: 4, 5, 11, 12, 18, 19, 25, 26 Parent & Tot 1 @ 1430-1500 | Level 4 @ 1600-1630 | Level 2 @ 1645-1715
Special Enrollment/Registration Instructions:
All children/youth must be registered with CYS prior to enrolling in group swim lessons. To register children/youth with CYS, visit or call Parent Central Services to schedule an appointment. Children/youth (pre-school aged to 16 years of age) must have a swim evaluation completed or a previous American Red Cross level completion card before registration can be made with CYS.*
If already registered with CYS and have completed a swim evaluation, visit Tolson Youth Center (Monday - Friday between 10:30 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.) or walk-in to Parent Central Services (Tuesday and Thursday from 12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.) to enroll in group swim lessons.
You may also schedule an appointment with Parent Central Services to enroll in group swim lessons but please note you must have completed a swim evaluation.
If a swim evaluation is needed, please contact Tolson Indoor Pool at (910) 643-8533 to arrange a swim evaluation time and date.* This will ensure the proper swim level placement of your child.
*Parent and Tot do not require a swim evaluation.
$50 for 8 (30-minute) lessons.
- Tel: +1 (910)643-8533