Virginia Vale offers a “Learn to Swim” program to teach children how to swim skillfully and safely.
Lessons are held Mondays through Thursdays from 11–11:30 am and 11:30 –12 noon. There are no lessons on Fridays. No make up classes or refunds due to weather or other absences.
The cost of each session is $40. You must register and pay ONLINE during the registration period. Payment by check or cash will NOT be accepted. No late registration.
You must be logged in as a Virginia Vale member to register for swim lessons.
Private lessons are also available during regular club hours with coaches, lifeguards and swim instructors. Please contact them directly for scheduling.
Three 2-week sessions are available in 2017.
Online Registration Period
(No late registration accepted)
|Session One||June 5 to 15||Mon, May 15 at 8 am
to Sat, June 3 at 11:45 pm
|Session Two||June 19 to 29||Mon, June 12 at 8 am
to Sat, June 17 at 11:45 pm
|Session Three||July 10 to 20||Mon, June 26 at 8 am
to Sat, July 8 at 11:45 pm
Six Levels of Lessons
LEVEL 1: Introduction to Water Skills – Helps participants feel comfortable in the water
LEVEL 2: Fundamental Aquatic Skills – Gives participants success with fundamental skills
LEVEL 3: Stroke Development – Builds on the skills in Level 2 through additional guided practice in deeper waters
LEVEL 4: Stroke Improvement – Develops confidence in the skills learned and improves other aquatic skills
LEVEL 5: Stroke Refinement – Provides further coordination and refinement of strokes
LEVEL 6: Swimming and Skill Proficiency – Refines the strokes so participants swim them with ease, efficiency power and smoothness over greater distances
Detailed descriptions can be found here.