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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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  • Friday
    • 6:00am–8:00am Adults Only Jets on
    • 8:00am–9:00am Gentle Exercise/Water Fitness 1
    • 9:05am–10:05am Silver Sneaker Splash
    • 10:05am–12:25pm Open Swim
    • 12:30pm–1:30pm Adults Only Jets On
    • 1:30pm–3:00pm Open Swim
    • 3:00pm–4:00pm Pool closed for cleaning
    • 4:00pm–8:30pm Open Swim

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  • Friday
    • 6:00am–9:10am Lap Swim
    • 9:15am–10:30am Aqua Dynamics/Water FItness 3
    • 10:30am–12:00pm Open Swim with zero depth
    • 12:00pm–1:30pm Lap Swim
    • 1:30pm–3:00pm One lane lap swim + one lane open swim
    • 3:00pm–4:00pm Pool closed for cleaning
    • 4:00pm–8:30pm Open Swim with Slide and Water Features

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  • Friday
    • 5:30am–7:30am Open Gym (Full)
    • 7:30am–8:30am Open Gym (1/2)
    • 7:30am–8:30am Bootcamp (1/2)
    • 8:30am–9:30am Open Gym (Full)
    • 9:30am–11:30am Youth Programs (1/2)
    • 9:30am–10:30am Group Ex (1/2)
    • 10:30am–11:30am Open Gym (1/2)
    • 11:30am–5:30pm Open Gym (FULL)
    • 5:30pm–8:00pm Volleyball Clinic (1/2)
    • 6:00pm–7:00pm Youth basketball (1/2)
    • 8:00pm–9:00pm Open Gym (Full)

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  • Friday
    • 6:35am–7:30am Cross Training (Karri)
    • 7:30am–8:30am *Bootcamp (Scott)
    • 8:00am–8:45am Low Impact Aerobics (Kym)
    • 9:30am–10:30am *R.I.P.P.E.D.® (Jackie)
    • 9:30am–10:25am Body Strength (Stacey)
    • 10:30am–11:30am Zumba® (Katrina)
    • 10:35am–11:30am Barre and Stretch (Kym)
    • 11:35am–12:35pm Active older adult Tai Chi (Judy)
    • 5:00pm–5:55pm Zumba® (Jessie)

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  • Friday
    • 8:00am–12:30pm Child Watch
    • 9:45am–11:15am Kids Club (gym/outside)
    • 10:15am–11:30am Kids Club (swimming)
    • 4:00pm–7:00pm Child Watch
    • 5:00pm–6:00pm Kids Club (Gym)

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