Private Swim Lessons

Private swim lessons are available for individual children and adults.   Lessons are 30 minutes long.  The cost for a private lesson is $30.  Private lessons are only available through the YMCA’s registration system. 

Swim Clinics

The swim team coaching staff organizes swim clinics throughout the summer.  These clinics offer, which start June 17 and run from 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm, help swimmers in a specific area (e.g. deep water test, flip turns, stroke practice) and are available to all BHCP members.  You do not need to be on the swim team to attend swim clinics.  Members will receive e-mail notifications for upcoming clinic dates throughout the season.  The cost is $20 per clinic. 

Group Swim Lessons

Group swim lessons are available for children ages 3 and up.  Group lessons are 30 minutes each and are taught by Red Cross Certified Lifeguards.  The cost is $80 per session for members and must be registered via the Y’s online  system. 

GUPPY - Water Introduction (Recommended Ages 3-5):

Teaches comfort in the water and safety around the pool. Blowing bubbles (face in the water), floating, kicking and arm strokes are introduced.

FISH - Stroke Introduction and Development (Recommended Ages 5 and up):

Teaches elementary free style with rotary breathing and backstroke. Develops kicking techniques using a kickboard and also begins to teach breaststroke and treading water.

SHARK - Advanced Development and Deep Water Clinic (Ages 7 and up):

Improves the child’s freestyle, breaststroke, backstroke and treading water.  Helps prepare for the deep water test.

Group swim lesson - Guppy (ages 3-5)

Jun 26 - Jul 7; 30 mins; 10 am; Session 1
Group swim lesson - Fish (ages 5+) Jun 26 - Jul 7; 30 mins; 10:30 am; Session 1
Group swim lesson - Shark (ages 7+) Jun 26 - Jul 7; 30 mins; 11 am; Session 1
Group swim lesson - Guppy (ages 3-5) Jul 10 - Jul 21; 30 mins; 10 am; Session 2
Group swim lesson - Fish (ages 5+) Jul 10 - Jul 21; 30 mins; 10:30 am; Session 2
Group swim lesson - Shark (ages 7+) Jul 10 - Jul 21; 30 mins; 11 am; Session 2
Group swim lesson - Guppy (ages 3-5) Jul 17 - Jul 28; 30 mins; 10 am; Session 3
Group swim lesson - Fish (ages 5+) Jun 17 - Jul 28; 30 mins; 10:30 am; Session 3
Group swim lesson - Shark (ages 7+) Jun 17 - Jul 28; 30 mins; 11 am; Session 3