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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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  • September 1, 2014
    • 5:30am–8:55am Lap Swim (5 lanes)
    • 9:00am–10:00am Adult Open Swim 2 lanes
    • 10:00am–11:00am Open Swim 2 lanes
    • 11:00am–11:15am Guard Break
    • 11:15am–12:00pm Adult (18+) Open Swim (2 Lanes)
    • 12:15pm–1:45pm Adult Lap Swim (5 lanes)
    • 2:00pm–3:00pm Pool closes at 1:45pm YMCA closes at 2:00pm for Labor Day

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  • September 1, 2014
    • 5:30am–6:00am Adult Basket Ball
    • 6:15am–7:00am Floor Aerobics
    • 7:00am–9:00am Open Gym
    • 9:30am–10:00am Total Body Sculpt
    • 10:00am–11:00am Floor Aerobics
    • 11:00am–12:30pm Family Gym
    • 12:30pm–2:30pm Adult Basketball

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  • September 1, 2014
    • 6:00am–7:55am Cycling
    • 6:15am–6:55am Crosstraining
    • 8:30am–9:15am Cycling
    • 9:30am–10:00am Sculpt Express
    • 10:00am–10:55am Floor Aerobics
    • 1:00pm–1:55pm Silver Sneakers Yoga
    • 6:00pm–6:55pm Step
    • 6:00pm–6:55pm Bootcamp
    • 6:30pm–7:25pm Cycling
    • 7:00pm–7:55pm Zumba

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  • August 31, 2014
    • 12:00am–12:00am CLOSED
  • September 1, 2014
    • 8:00am–1:00pm Open for children-BRANCH CLOSES AT 2PM

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  • September 1, 2014
    • 12:00am–12:00am Session Break
    • 9:00am–11:30am Rinse and Spin 3-5 YRS

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