AQUATICS

 

REGISTRATION WEEKS

SUMMER I SESSION
Week of April 28 for FREMONT FAMILY YMCA members who participated in the spring session or were wait listed

Week of May 5 for FREMONT FAMILY YMCA members who did not participate in the spring session
Week of May 12 for non-members

SUMMER II SESSION
Week of June 23 for FREMONT FAMILY YMCA members who participated in summer I session or were wait listed

Week of June 30 for FREMONT FAMILY YMCA members who did not participate in summer I session

Week of July 7 for non-members

FALL I SESSION
Week of July 21 for FREMONT FAMILY YMCA members who participated in summer II session or were wait listed
Week of July 28 for FREMONT FAMILY YMCA members who did not participate in the summer II session
Week of August 4 for non-members

SESSION DATES
Summer I session - June 9-27
Summer II session - July 7-25
Fall I session - September 8-October 18

 

PROGRESSIVE SWIM LESSONS

Only Shrimp and Perch classes are parent-accompanied; one parent per child

CLASSES MEET TWICE WEEKLY!

SHRIMP (6 to 18 months)
A) Tue./Thu. - 10:20-10:55 a.m.
B) Mon./Wed. - 5:40-6:15 p.m.

PERCH (18 months to age 3)
A) Mon./Wed. - 9:40-10:10 a.m.
B) Mon./Wed. - 5-5:35 p.m.
C) Tue./Thu. - 11-11:35 a.m.

RAY (must be at least age 4)
A) Mon./Wed. - 9:9:35 a.m.
B) Tue./Thu. - 11:40 a.m.-12:15 p.m.
C) Tue./Thu. - 5-5:35 p.m.
D) Mon./Wed. - 10:20-10:55 a.m.

STARFISH (must be age 5 first day of class)
A) Mon./Wed. - 10:20-10:55 a.m.
B) Mon./Wed. - 11-11:35 a.m.
C) Tue./Thu. - 12:20-12:55 p.m.
D) Tue./Thu. - 5:40-6:15 p.m.
E) Mon./Wed. - 5-5:35 p.m.

POLLIWOG (must be age 6 first day of class)
A) Mon./Wed. - 9-9:35 a.m.
B) Tue./Thu. - 9:40-10:15 a.m.
C) Tue./Thu. - 11-11:35 a.m.
D) Mon./Wed. - 11:40 a.m.-12:15 p.m.
E) Tue./Thu. - 5-5:35 p.m.

GUPPY (mastered Polliwog skills)
A) Tue./Thu. - 9-9:35 a.m.
B) Tue./Thu. - 10:20-10:55 a.m.
C) Mon./Wed. - 11-11:35 a.m.
D) Mon./Wed. - 12:20-12:55 p.m.
E) Tue./Thu. - 5-5:35 p.m.

MINNOW (mastered Guppy skills)
A) Tue./Thu. - 9-9:35 a.m.
B) Mon./Wed. - 10:20-10:55 a.m.
C) Mon./Wed. - 11:40 a.m.-12:15 p.m.
D) Tue./Thu. - 5:40-6:15 p.m.

FISH (mastered Minnow skills)
A) Tue./Thu. - 9:40-10:15 a.m.
B) Mon./Wed. - 9:40-10:15 a.m.
C) Mon./Wed. - 5-5:35 p.m.

FLYING FISH/SHARK (mastered Fish skills)
A) Mon./Wed. - 9-9:35 a.m.
B) Tue./Thu. - 11:40 a.m.-12:15 p.m.
C) Mon./Wed. - 5:40-6:15 p.m.

NOTE – Swim lessons will be 35 minutes long with five minutes between lessons to eliminate lesson overlap.
Each class will be limited to 10 participants.

COST
FFY members - FREE
Non-members - $24/35 min. class
Private lessons - $10/30 min. 1 student
(You must be a FREMONT FAMILY YMCA member to take private lessons.)

 

SWIM TEAM

(must be able to swim length of pool)
For ages 6-18. Practices begin June 2 through July 25. Practice times will be Monday-Friday, 7-9 a.m. or 12:30-2 p.m. – you only need to attend one practice daily. COST - $30 (you do not need to be a FREMONT FAMILY YMCA member to be on the swim team). PARENT’S MEETING – Tuesday, May 20, 6:30 p.m., YMCA’s Tennis Instructional Room. REGISTRATION DEADLINE – Friday, June 13. Please contact program director Claire Partridge, 402-721-6952, for more information.

PRIVATE SWIM LESSONS
Private lessons are great for any number of swimming goals, including overcoming fears or developing skills more quickly. One-on-one instruction is a great way to develop water skills. Lessons are for people of any age. Complete a registration form at the YMCA and an instructor will contact you. If you have additional questions please contact Claire Partridge, 402-721-6952.

OPEN SWIM
In cooperation with Fremont Parks and Rec, the YMCA will be honoring Fremont city swim passes during the YMCA’s open swim times. NOTE – No one under 8 years of age is allowed in the pool unless accompanied by an adult (someone at least 18 years old). COST – Free to Fremont Family YMCA members or those who hold a Fremont city swim pass; $2 for youth non-members (ages 6-17); $5 for adult non-members with a child.

 

POOL SCHEDULES

OPEN SWIM TIMES*

(hours effective May 27-Aug. 1, 2014)


DAYS
Monday-Friday - 1-3 p.m.
Saturday - 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.
Sunday (starting June 1) - Closed


EVENING
Monday and Wednesday - 7:30-8:30 p.m.


FAMILY SWIM
Friday - 6:30-7:30 p.m.


*times are subject to change without notice

OPEN LAP SWIMMING

The lap pool is available for adults only (18 and older) most operating hours.  The lap pool will be used for swim team practices throughout the summer.  When those hours have been established, they will be posted at the YMCA.

INSTRUCTIONAL POOL

The instructional pool is available for water and walking and other activities.  However, during swim lessons and water aerobic classes, the pool is open to class participants only.  No one under the age of 18 is allowed in the instructional pool with out a FREMONT FAMILY YMCA lifeguard on duty.

WHIRLPOOL

Located in the pool area, this co-ed facility is the best way to relax after a hard workout.  Adults only (18 and older).

POOL RULES

* Noodles, kickboards, pull buoys and water weights are for water fitness classes and swimming lessons only.  They are not to be used during open swim.

* In order for a youth to swim in the deep end or use the diving board outside of swimming lessons, he/she must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted.

* No flips or back dives off of the diving board or pool deck.

* Youth 7 years old and younger must have an adult (18 and older) in the pool with them. 

BIRTHDAY POOL PARTIES

Pool parties can be scheduled during regular open swim times.  Private pool parties can also be scheduled, but you must allow at least two weeks notice so lifeguards can be scheduled.  Please make reservations at the Fremont Family YMCA font desk.  For prices and availability, please contact Claire Partridge at the YMCA, 402-721-6952.


For more information on the above programs, please call 402-721-6952 and ask for Program Director, Claire Partridge.