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Sam Griner Pool

2014 Season: June 6th – August 24th
*NEW* Hours (June 6th - August 15th): Mon. - Fri., 11:00 AM to 7:00 PM & Sat. & Sun., 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Hours (August 16th - 24th): 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: $15 Residents / $25 Non-residents (tax included)

Swim Lessons - Monday thru Thursday
• Levels 1 - 4, June 16th to June 26th
10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
• Levels 1 - 4, July 28th to August 7th
10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
• Mommy, Daddy, & Me - June 23rd - June 27th
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 5th, 2014
Swim Lessons: $40 Resident / $50 Non-resident +tax
Mommy, Daddy, & Me: Free 

Junior Lifeguard, Ages 13 - 15
This class will introduce to the basic responsibilities and skills of lifeguarding before they can become certified.

Aged 13-15 and completed swim assessment
Bartow Civic Center, Sam Griner Pool
July 14th – 17th, 2014 8:00 AM – Noon

Early Registration: May 2nd - June 27th, 2014
Fee: $40 Resident / $50 Non-resident + tax
Late Registration: June 26th - July 2nd, 2014
Early Registration Fee + $10 Late Fee

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 9th – June 19th, 2014
Monday - Thursday, 8:00-9:00 AM
Intermediate/Advanced: June 23rd – July 3rd, 2014
Monday - Thursday, 8:00-9:00 AM

Early Registration: May 3rd - 30th, 2014
Fee: $50 Resident / $60 Non-resident +tax
Late Registration: June 2nd - 4th, 2014
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 20th, 2014!!!

Last updated: 6/3/2014 8:29:49 AM