|Back to School Learn to Swim classes offered beginning Aug. 4|
In all, eight different levels of Learn to Swim classes at offered. All levels are offered at both the Roeland Park Aquatics Center, 4850 Rosewood, and at the Prairie Village Pool, 7720 Mission Road, Prairie Village. Swim levels are: Parent and Child A for ages six months to two years; Parent & Child B for ages 18 months to five years; Level 1, Introduction to Water Skills; Level 2: Fundamental Aquatic Skills; Level 3 Stroke Development; Level 4: Stroke Improvement; Level 5: Stroke Refinement; and Level 6: Swimming and Skill Proficiency. With the exception of the parent and child classes, the various class levels are based on skill levels rather than age. All levels are taught under American Red Cross guidelines.
Class starting times range from 8 a.m. through 6:10 p.m.
For the two parent and child levels through Level 2, classes involve four 25-minute sessions. For Levels 3 through 6, classes involve four 45 minute sessions. For this Back to School session, the cost of four sessions of any level is $21 per person for Johnson County residents or $23 for nonresidents.
For more detailed information including a full class schedule, consult the JCPRD's ACTIVITIES catalog available at all branches of the Johnson County Library or visit the District's website at www.jcprd.com.. To register, call (913) 831-3359. To register online and for updated program listings, visit the District's website at www.jcprd.com.