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Sam Griner Pool

2015 Season: June 5th – August 16th
*NEW* Hours (June 5th - August 16th): Mon. - Fri., 11:00 AM to 7:00 PM & Sat. & Sun., 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Daily Cost: $3 Resident / $4 Non-resident (tax included)
Family Pass (up to six people): $80 Resident / $90 Non-resident (tax included)
Individual Pass: $40 Resident / $50 Non-resident (tax included)
Season Locker Rental: $10 Residents / $10Non-residents (tax included)
$5 OFF FOR PASS HOLDERS!!!

Swim Lessons - Monday thru Thursday
• Levels 1 - 4, June 15th to June 25th
10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
• Levels 1 - 4, July 27th to August 6th
10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
• Mommy, Daddy, & Me - June 15th - June 25th
Noon to 1:00 PM

Mommy, Daddy & Me
Parents are taught to safely work with their children in the water as they are taught skills to prepare them to learn to swim. Parent participation is required.

Level 1: Intro to Water Skills
Participants learn to safely enter and exit water, make progress through the water using arms and legs, and float and recover.

Level 2: Fundamental Aquatic Skills
Children perform Level 1 skills, swimming several body lengths without instructor support.

Level 3: Stroke Development
Children learn the front crawl and elementary backstroke, swimming each 15 yards and are introduced to the scissors and dolphin kicks and treading water.

Level 4: Stroke Improvement
Swimmers practice front crawl and backstroke and are introduced to side stroke, back crawl, breast stroke, butterfly and turning at the wall.

Swim Lessons Registration
Registration begins Monday, May 4th, 2015
Swim Lessons: $40 Resident / $50 Non-resident +tax
Mommy, Daddy, & Me: Free 

Introduction to Competitive Swimming
In this course students improve basic swim skills and increase endurance in the front crawl (freestyle stroke), as well as introduction to the 4 competitive swim strokes (butterfly, back, breast, and freestyle) and wall turns. The coach leads swim workouts and skill lessons to match the swimmer's ability level.
Participant must be able to front crawl (freestyle) 100m or swim 50 - 100m without stopping.

Beginner: June 8th – June 18th, 2015
Monday - Thursday, 8:00-9:00 AM
Intermediate/Advanced: June 22nd – July 2nd, 2015
Monday - Thursday, 8:00-9:00 AM

Early Registration: May 4th - 29th, 2015
Fee: $50 Resident / $60 Non-resident +tax
Late Registration: June 1st - 3rd, 2015
Early Registration Fee + $10 Late Fee 
 
World's Largest Swim Lesson
The World’s Largest Swim Lesson is a FREE one day event designed to raise the awareness about the importance of swim lessons. Become a Guinness Book World Record Holder when you participate with Bartow Parks & Recreation on June 18th, 2015!!!

Last updated: 4/16/2015 4:19:50 PM