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FREE Swim Lessons Being Offered

posted Apr 30, 2014, 4:10 PM by Joy Eastwood   [ updated May 1, 2014, 12:45 PM by Tyson Kennedy ]


“FREE” Swimming Lessons the Southern Nevada Chapter of the International Code Council (SNICC), this committee serves the Las Vegas Metropolitan area along with Mesquite, Pahrump and other surrounding areas. The SNICC has graciously given the Department of Athletics & Leisure Services a grant to provide free swimming lessons to children 4 years old and under.  This grant has been provided in the hopes of reducing the number of toddler drowning accidents in Southern Nevada.  Since the inception of this program the statistics of drowning’s have dropped over the years.  


 

Classes will run from 10:15 A.M. – 10:45 A.M. Monday – Friday, June 09 – June 13, 2014

                              Mom & Me     0 – 18 Months

                              Level 1            18 – 2 years old

                              Level 1              3 – 4 years old

                              Level 2              3 – 4 years old

 

Classes will run from 11:00 A.M. – 11:30 A.M. Monday – Friday, June 09 – June 13, 2014

                              Mom & Me     0 – 18 Months

                              Level 1            18 – 2 years old

                              Level 1              3 – 4 years old

                              Level 2              3 – 4 years old

 

The Department will be offering free swimming lessons for the first 50 toddlers 4 and under who sign up.  The classes will be a combination of Level 1, 2 and/or a “mommy and me” type class.  These free classes will be held June 10 through the 14 (Mon – Fri) and will be a 30 minute class for each of the five days. Parents will be required to stay within the swimming area for assistance of their child if needed and parents of the mommy and me class will be required to be in the pool during the lessons with their child. Please be aware these classes will fill up very fast, we are taking the first 50 toddlers for this program.     

 

For more additional information on this and other programs please contact the Department of Athletics & Leisure Services at (702) 346-8732. Register for youth and adult programs online at: www.mesquitenv.gov for more information and to stay connected via social media, our Facebook: www.facebook.com/MesquiteNVRecreation or at the Administrative Offices located at 100 W. Old Mill Road.