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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 24, 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
    • 7:00pm–8:00pm 1 lap lane, swim club practice (3 lanes), slide on
    • 8:00pm–9:00pm 2 open lap lanes
    • 9:00pm–9:45pm Adult only swim, 5 lap lanes

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  • October 24, 2014
    • 9:00am–9:45am SilverSneakers
    • 10:15am–11:00am Active Older Adults
    • 11:30am–1:30pm Adult Basketball
    • 5:00pm–5:45pm Kids Club
    • 6:00pm–7:15pm Rock wall climbing classes
    • 6:00pm–7:00pm Youth Volleyball
    • 8:00pm–10:00pm Birthday party rentals

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  • October 24, 2014
    • 9:00am–9:45am SilverSneakers
    • 9:00am–9:55am Step & Tone
    • 10:00am–10:30am Target Core
    • 10:15am–11:00am Active Older Adults

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  • October 24, 2014
    • 8:30am–1:30pm Open for Children
    • 4:00pm–9:00pm Open for Children

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