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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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  • August 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
    • 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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  • August 22, 2014
    • 7:00am–10:00am YMCA Day Camp
    • 9:00am–9:45am SilverSneakers
    • 10:00am–11:30am Kids Club
    • 10:15am–11:00am Active Older Adults
    • 11:30am–1:30pm Adult Basketball
    • 4:00pm–6:00pm YMCA Day Camp
    • 5:00pm–5:45pm Kids Club
    • 6:00pm–7:00pm Youth Volleyball
    • 6:00pm–7:15pm Rock wall climbing classes
    • 8:00pm–10:00pm Birthday party rentals

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  • August 22, 2014
    • 9:00am–9:45am SilverSneakers
    • 10:15am–11:00am Active Older Adults

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

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