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PARENT & ME SWIM LESSONS September/October

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Learning to swim at a young age is an excellent skill that will benefit your child throughout their life. Even better, learning to swim with a parent in the pool is a truly wonderful experience that will create lasting memories.
In collaboration with Briana Schilling, Wrangell Parks & Recreation is offering a PARENT AND ME SWIM LESSON PROGRAM that includes 4 Saturday lessons for children 12mos-3yrs, instilling them with valuable swimming skills, an awareness of aquatics safety and an opportunity to bond with their parent.




  • Instructor: Briana Schilling
  • Schedule: Saturdays 10:15am-10:45am
  • Dates: 9/25, 10/2, 10/9, 10/16
  • Fee: $35 per pair (A pair is 1 parent + 1 child)
  • Structure: 30 minutes of instruction w/ 10-15 minutes of free play opportunity
  • Capacity is limited, so don't wait!
  • COVID CONSIDERATIONS: Please keep your distance. Wash hands frequently. Avoid entering the building if you or your child are sick
  • Swim diapers are required
  • Thoroughly shower prior to entering the pool
  • Rash guard suits are recommended for children
  • Parents must be in the water, engaging with their child, throughout each lesson
  • Please arrive 10-15 minutes prior to the lesson time so that you're ready to go by 10:15pm

BONDING: Spending time with your child always allows for increased bonding moments, particularly when you are together outside of the home. When you and your child partake in Parent and Me Swim Lessons, your time will be filled with bonding opportunities, as you will be supporting and playing with your child in the pool while helping them learn swimming skills. It will be a new experience for your child, and you will be there to enjoy it with them.

INCREASED AWARENESS OF AQUATIC SAFETY: The younger your child is when they start taking swim lessons, the more comfortable they will be in the water. This is essential for understand the importance of aquatic safety, which will benefit them for the rest of their life. Also, parents have the chance to brush up on water safety skills they may have forgotten.

DEVELOP LIFE SKILLS: When you participate in Parent and Me Swim Lessons, you get to witness your child developing life skills every time you get into the pool together.

FOSTER A HEALTHY LIFESTYLE: When you join Parent and Me Swim Lessons, you are committing you and your child to an exercise regime that benefits a healthy body and mind. Not only do you get a good dose of exercise, but you will also be showing your child that physical activity is fun, which will set an example they can follow.

SOCIAL CONNECTION: Swim lessons allow for ample opportunity for you and your child to learn and play with other local families who are experiencing the same proud moments as you and your child.

* Adjustments and discounts will be applied during checkout if applicable. *

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