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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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  • October 22, 2014
    • 5:30am–9:00am 4 Lap Lanes open
    • 9:00am–10:00am 1 lap lane, water fit level 2
    • 10:00am–11:00am 1 lap lane, Arthritis class
    • 11:00am–12:00pm 1 lap lane, Water fit level 3
    • 12:00pm–4:00pm 3 lap lanes
    • 4:00pm–5:00pm 2 lap lanes, fountains or slide open
    • 5:00pm–7:00pm 1 lap lane, swim lessons, water aerobics
    • 7:00pm–8:00pm 1 lap lane, swim club practice (3 lanes), slide on
    • 8:00pm–9:00pm 2 lap lanes, deep water fitness
    • 9:00pm–9:45pm Adult only swim, 5 lap lanes

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  • October 22, 2014
    • 9:00am–9:45am SilverSneakers
    • 10:15am–11:00am Active Older Adults
    • 11:30am–1:30pm Adult Basketball
    • 5:00pm–5:55pm Rookies Basketball
    • 5:00pm–5:45pm Kids Fit
    • 6:00pm–6:45pm Zumba
    • 6:30pm–7:25pm Winners Basketball
    • 7:30pm–8:25pm Champion Basketball clinic
    • 8:30pm–9:45pm Adult Basketball (18 yrs & older)

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  • October 22, 2014
    • 5:30am–6:25am Step & Tone
    • 9:00am–9:45am SilverSneakers
    • 9:00am–9:55am Boot Camp
    • 9:00am–9:55am Hi-Lo Aerobics
    • 10:00am–10:30am Target Core Workout
    • 10:00am–10:45am Group Cycling
    • 10:15am–11:00am Active Older Adults
    • 5:30pm–6:15pm Total Body
    • 5:30pm–6:25pm Kickboxing Fusion
    • 6:00pm–6:45pm Zumba
    • 7:30pm–8:30pm Yoga

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  • October 22, 2014
    • 8:30am–1:30pm Open for Children
    • 4:00pm–9:00pm Open for Children

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