- Note: The 14th Street Y will be closed on Thursday, November 23 for Thanksgiving. We will resume normal operating hours on Friday, November 24. Have a safe and happy holiday!
Fitness & Aquatics
Kids Swim Classes
Ages 6 months - 17 years
Learn to swim at the 14th Street Y! Whatever your level or age, we’ve got a program that’s perfect for you, at a great value. All of our friendly instructors are WSI certified and ready to get you in the water!
For Babies and Toddlers
Got a little splasher on your hands? Bring them to the 14th Street Y pool! Our classes are designed to help your little one become comfortable in and around water so when the time comes, they are ready to learn how to swim.
For more information about our aquatics programs, please contact [email protected] and [email protected].
Ages 6 – 16 months
A swim class designed to acclimatize your baby to the pool environment while having loads of fun. Class includes introduction to water skills, games, songs, and toys. One parent or caregiver must accompany the child in the water. All babies must wear swim diapers.
For Baby Beluga class times click here.
Ages 17 – 24 months
Your child will make a basic adjustment to the pool environment with water activities, games, and songs. Appropriate swim skills are taught as your child progresses. One parent or caregiver must accompany the child in the water. All children must wear swim diapers.
For Little Dipper Class class times click here
Ages 25 – 35 months
Your child will make a basic adjustment to the pool environment with water activities, games, songs, and fun floatation devices. Appropriate swim skills are taught as your child progresses. One parent or caregiver must accompany the child in the water. All children must wear swim diapers.
For Big Fish class class times click here
AQUATICS LEARN TO SWIM PROGRAM: AGES 3 + (Drop off swim classes)
Add a splash to your child's life with the 14th Street Y's American Red Cross Learn To Swim Program. All classes are taught by certified Water Safety Instructors. Our Learn To Swim Program consists of six levels that teach children of all ages and ability to swim skillfully and safely. Our progressive system will give your child the opportunity to complete as many levels as they can within a semester. Children are grouped according to their ability. Our low student/teacher ratio ensures that your child receives optimal focus and attention throughout the course.
Tadpoles Ages 3 - 4 years click here to see class times
Sea Horses Ages 4 - 5 years click here to see class times
Otters Ages 6 - 7 years click here to see class times
Dolphins Ages 8 - 9 years click here to see class times
Sharks Ages 10 - 12 years click here to see class times
Aqua Jet Swim Team
Ages 6 - 17 years old
The Aqua Jet Team is a non-competitive recreational swim team for children and teenagers. Work and improve on all four competive strokes, starts and turns. All practices are conducted by a qualified and experienced coach. Swimmers must be level 5 or above and have the desire to have fun.
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Special Needs Swim
Ages 4 - 12 years old
This swim class is designed for children with special needs. The program aims to meet the safety and swim development of your child. Our small class sizes will ensure your child receives optimal focus and attention throughout the course. Swim classes are taught by experienced Certified Water Safety Instructors.
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