Swimming is a life skill as well as great exercise and a challenging sport. The Eden YMCA offers swim lessons for all ages, swim teams, Masters swim, adaptive swim, water fitness and more. Swim year-round in our heated, indoor pools and swim with the folks that created group swim lessons!
For more information stop by or call the front desk 336.623.8496.
Swim Lesson Categories
- Swim Starters: Children ages 6months-3 years old (with parents)
- Swim Basics: Children ages 3-5 years old OR Children age 5-12
- Swim Strokes: Children ages 3-5 years old OR Children age 5-12
- Swim Basics: Adults aged 13+
February/March: T/TH (3 weeks) February 27th - March 15th
Registration: February 6th - February 20th
April: T/TH (3 weeks) April 10th - April 26th
Registration: March 15th - April 3rd
Cost: $30 YMCA Members/ $50 Non-Members
**Siblings will receive one $5.00 discount per family**
Contact Cassy Velarde, Regional Program Director at 336.623.8496 for details.
The Purple Penguins swim team at the Eden Family YMCA has had a strong presence and tradition in the competitive swimming community for almost 40 years. The YMCA is committed to offering a quality swim team with emphasis on teaching the value of competition through teamwork, sportsmanship and doing’s one best. The team’s motto is “Making My Best Better.” The Penguins program strives to offer a great program for every member, from the youngest and newest member to our veteran Senior swimmers.
Winter League: October – March 2016/2017
Summer League: May – July
YMCA membership is required. Price is $165. You may pay the full amount OR $90 with the balance of $75 being due 1/15/17. A discount of $25 will be given to a second swimmer in the same family. Aid is available to those who qualify. No swimmer will be denied participation, so long as financial aid requirements are met.
For more information, stop by the front desk.
The Eden YMCA offers a variety of water fitness programs for every fitness level. Each class is designed to give your body a great workout while taking away the stress that comes with land-based experiences. These classes combine water resistance exercise with aerobic activity for a total body workout.
Cost: Free with membership
Shallow Water Exercise
A great high energy work out that gets your heart rate up. The class is taught in the shallow end of the pool, so non-swimmers are welcome. This is a one hour class.
Monday, Wednesday and Fridays
8:00 a.m.-9:00 a.m.
Monday and Friday
6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
Deep Water Exercise
In the deep water class we wear flotation belts and enjoy a new variety of different exercises. Come and experience how fun this cardio class can be! This is a one hour class.
Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays
9:00 a.m.-10:00 a.m.
For more information contact the front desk.
Private Swim Lessons
Private lessons are not currently available.
Please contact the front desk for status of availability. Eden YMCA 336.623.8496