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December 18, 2014
8:00am–9:00am Adults only
9:00am–10:00am Open Swim
10:00am–12:00pm Marcus Garvey Special Needs lesson (pool is reserved)
11:15am–12:15pm Arthritis Aquatic Program (paid class)
12:00pm–4:00pm Open Swim
4:00pm–5:30pm DLA group lesson (pool reserved)
5:30pm–6:30pm Preschool/Youth Group swim lessons (pool closed) Whirlpool open
6:30pm–8:30pm Open Swim

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December 18, 2014
6:00am–10:15am Lap Swim
10:15am–11:15am Deep Water Aerobics (2 lanes open for lap swim)
11:15am–4:00pm Lap Swim
4:00pm–5:30pm Group Swim (1 lane reserved)
5:30pm–6:30pm Swim Lessons (Lap Swim Open 2 Lanes)
6:30pm–9:30pm Lap Swim

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December 18, 2014
5:30am–6:30pm Open Gym
6:30pm–9:00pm Gym Closed for Adult Co-Ed Volleyball League/Youth Basketball League Practice
9:00pm–9:45pm Open Gym

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December 18, 2014
5:45am–6:30am Cycling
7:00am–7:30am Express Circuit
7:30am–8:00am Express Core
8:00am–8:45am Cycling
9:00am–10:00am Chair Yoga Free
10:00am–11:00am Zumba
10:15am–11:15am Deep Water Fitness
12:00pm–1:00pm Total Body Strength
12:00pm–1:00pm Arthritis Aquatic Program*
5:30pm–6:30pm Total Body Strength
5:30pm–6:30pm Slow Flow Yoga*
6:30pm–7:30pm Target Core Abs
6:30pm–7:30pm Pilates
7:30pm–8:30pm Kickboxing

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December 18, 2014
11:00am–1:00pm No Climbing Today

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