We're sorry, but this activity is over. The last meeting was Wednesday, October 26, 2016.
POOL MEMBER DISCOUNT WILL APPEAR AT CHECKOUT
PLEASE NOTE: to receive member discount for pool programs, Pool Membership transaction must be completed PRIOR to enrolling in swimming activities. After your membership transaction is paid for and completed, please log out, go to your personal email and activate your account, and then log back in and register for Pool Activities.
Preschool Swim Level 1: For children ages 3-5 who are comfortable in a structured class setting away from their parents. There is no pre-requisite for this level. This class is to orient preschool-age children to the aquatic environment and to help them gain basic aquatic skills. Swimmers need instructor support in the water. Students also start to learn about how to be safe around water.
Skills worked on in Preschool Level 1 include:
Entering and exiting the water using ramps, stairs, ladders and the side of the pool
Blowing bubbles and submerging mouth, nose, and eyes
Opening eyes under water and retrieving an object
Gliding on front and back
Rolling over and treading water
Arm and leg actions on front and back
Safety skills of recognizing lifeguards and staying safe around water, wearing a life jacket, recognizing an emergency, and calling for help.
Classes that do not meet the minimum enrollment of 2 students will be cancelled.
Students should bring suit and towel.
Percy Walker Pool
Town of Duxbury Recreation Department