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Confidence in & Around the Water

The Detroit SWIMS Initiative aims to decrease the number of swim-related fatalities by giving kids the skills and confidence they need to safely enjoy the water. Our goal is for every kid to learn to swim by the 5th grade. Learn more »

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  • July 23, 2014
    • 8:00am–9:00am Adults only
    • 9:00am–10:00am Open Swim
    • 10:00am–11:00am Preschool/Youth lessons (pool reserved)
    • 11:00am–12:00pm Silver Splash (deep area closed)
    • 12:00pm–2:00pm John Evans Montessori lessons (Whirlpool open only)
    • 2:00pm–3:00pm Camp swim (pool reserved)
    • 3:00pm–5:30pm Open swim
    • 5:30pm–6:30pm Preschool/Youth Group swim lessons (pool closed) Whirlpool open
    • 6:30pm–7:30pm Water Aerobics (deep area reserved)
    • 7:30pm–8:30pm Open Swim

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  • July 23, 2014
    • 6:00am–10:00am Lap Swim
    • 10:00am–12:00pm Group lessons (2 lanes open for lap swim)
    • 12:00pm–2:00pm Lap swim
    • 2:00pm–3:00pm WCCCD lessons
    • 3:00pm–4:00pm Lap swim
    • 4:00pm–6:00pm Swim Team (No Lap Swim)
    • 6:00pm–8:00pm Masters Swim Team (1 lane open, for open swim)
    • 8:00pm–9:45pm Lap Swim

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  • July 23, 2014
    • 5:30am–9:00am Open Gym
    • 9:00am–10:00am 1/2 Gym Reserved Day Camp
    • 10:00am–3:30pm Open Gym
    • 3:30pm–6:00pm 1/2 Gym Reserved Day Camp
    • 5:30pm–10:00pm Gym Closed for Adult Co-Ed Basketball League

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  • July 23, 2014
    • 5:45am–6:30am Beginner Cycling
    • 7:00am–7:30am Express Circuit
    • 7:30am–8:00am Express Core
    • 8:30am–9:30am Kickboxing
    • 9:15am–10:00am Tai Chi*
    • 10:00am–11:00am Silver Sneakers
    • 10:00am–11:00am Japan Small Group Training*
    • 11:15am–12:15pm Water Fitness Level 1
    • 12:00pm–1:00pm Fusion Yoga*
    • 5:30pm–6:30pm Regina Small Group Training*
    • 5:30pm–6:30pm Cycling
    • 6:00pm–7:00pm Water Fitness Level 2
    • 6:30pm–7:30pm Zumba
    • 7:30pm–8:30pm Kickboxing

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  • July 23, 2014
    • 11:00am–1:00pm Open Climbing
    • 5:00pm–8:00pm Open Climbing

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