HENDERSON, Ky. – Atkinson Park Pool will host swim lessons for age 6 and older starting June 19.
Two sessions will be offered in three different skills levels. The cost is $30 per session. Lessons take place from 6 p.m. to 6:45 p.m. and are taught by trained lifeguards.
Session 1 runs from Monday, June 19, to Friday, June 23.
Session 2 runs from Monday, June 26, to Friday, June 30.
Fridays will be used as make up days for rain or cancellatio.n
The three levels are:
Level 1: Water Exploration – The objective is to help student feel comfortable in the water and enjoy the water safely.
Level 2: Primary Skills – Students learn the fundamental skills of swimming. Students learn to float without support and learn the beginning of locomotion skills. Students must be able to demonstrate all Level 1 skills before enrolling.
Level 3: Stroke Readiness – The objective is to build on Level 2 skills. Students will learn the front and back crawl. Introduction of the elementary backstroke and fundamentals of treading water are included. Students must be able to demonstrate all Level 2 skills before enrolling.
To sign up for swim lessons, call Atkinson Park Pool at 270-826-2049. The pool is located at 1813 N. Elm St.