Aquatics

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The YMCA has long been America’s favorite swimming instructor. Whether just learning how to swim,  improving strokes or competitive swim, Y members are in safe hands with our certified swimming instructors and lifeguards.

Swimming is a life skill as well as great exercise and a challenging sport. The aquatics programs at the Y are about more than just the techniques and skills; they are about building friendships, developing self-esteem and creating positive experiences that will last a lifetime.

Please use the search feature below to find swim lessons for babies, youth and adults, private swim lessons, lifeguard classes and more!

Contact Rick Simonds with any questions on our Aquatics programs.


2017 Swim Lesson Session Dates

 

4 week sessions (Mondays/Wednesdays or Tuesdays/Thursdays):

August 28 – September 22

September 25 – October 20

October 23 – November 17

November 20 – December 15

8 week sessions (Saturdays):

September 2 – October 2

October 28 – December 16

The purpose of the Y Swim Lessons Program is to develop competency in swimming along with confidence and endurance.  The goals of the program are to teach personal safety, personal growth and stroke development in a values-based environment.  Your child will be advanced to the next level only when he or she proficiently and safely performs the skills within his or her level. We teach individually to each child to advance their skills. We expect each child to learn and progress at his or her own rate.

Search for the right session for you and register below!


Santee Water Parkswim-girl-jumping

Due to safety concerns, all children under 48’’ must wear a life-jacket in the water park, regardless of swimming ability. Individuals wearing life-jackets cannot go down any water slides.

Admission

$4 children and adults under 47″ (non-YMCA members)
$8 children and adults over 48″ (non-YMCA members)
FREE over Labor Day weekend for YMCA members

Location

1761 Bass Drive
Santee, SC 29142
803.391.0017

Post Season Hours of Operation

Sunday, August 20th        1 pm-5 pm

Saturday, August 26th      11 am-7 pm

Sunday, September 3rd         1 pm-5 pm

Monday, September 4th        11 am-7 pm


Orangeburg County Aquatic Park

The Orangeburg County Aquatic Park is co-located with the Orangeburg County YMCA and has a lazy river, two family fun slides, a bowl slide with a plunge pool, a zero-depth pool, children’s play area and a toddler pool with a slide. The water park is available for rentals for events or parties on certain days.

Due to safety concerns, all children under 48’’ must wear a life-jacket in the water park, regardless of swimming ability. Individuals wearing life-jackets cannot go down any water slides.

Admission

Admission is free for Orangeburg County YMCA and YMCA of Columbia members.
Daily rate for non-members:
$4 children and adults 47″ and under
$8 children and adults 48″ and over

Post Season Hours of Operation

Saturday, August 19th        11 am- 7 pm

Sunday, August 27th          1 pm -5 pm

Saturday, September 2nd    11 am – 7 pm

 

Programs

#7 Swim Lessons – ages 6-12 – Mon & Wed

Orangeburg YMCA

Ages: 6 - 12

Program Dates: Sep 25 2017 - Oct 20 2017

Member: $30.00

Non-Member: $45.00

Online Registration Will Start on September 7, 2017

#7W Swim Lessons – Waterbabies – Tuesday & Thursday

Orangeburg YMCA

Ages: 0 - 3

Program Dates: Sep 25 2017 - Oct 20 2017

Member: $30.00

Non-Member: $45.00

Online Registration Will Start on September 7, 2017

#7A Swim Lessons – Adult – Tues & Thurs

Orangeburg YMCA

Ages: 13 and above

Program Dates: Sep 25 2017 - Oct 20 2017

Member: $30.00

Non-Member: $45.00

Online Registration Will Start on September 7, 2017

#7 Swim Lessons – ages 3-5 – Mon & Wed

Orangeburg YMCA

Ages: 3 - 5

Program Dates: Sep 25 2017 - Oct 20 2017

Member: $30.00

Non-Member: $45.00

Online Registration Will Start on September 7, 2017

#6W Swim Lessons – Waterbabies – Saturday

Orangeburg YMCA

Ages: 0 - 3

Program Dates: Sep 2 2017 - Oct 21 2017

Member: $30.00

Non-Member: $45.00

Register

#7A Swim Lessons – Adult – Saturday

Orangeburg YMCA

Ages: 13 and above

Program Dates: Sep 2 2017 - Oct 21 2017

Member: $30.00

Non-Member: $45.00

Register

#6 Swim Lessons – ages 3-5 – Saturday

Orangeburg YMCA

Ages: 3 - 5

Program Dates: Sep 2 2017 - Oct 21 2017

Member: $30.00

Non-Member: $45.00

Register

#6 Swim Lessons – ages 6-12 – Saturday

Orangeburg YMCA

Ages: 6 - 12

Program Dates: Sep 2 2017 - Oct 21 2017

Member: $30.00

Non-Member: $45.00

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#6 Swim Lessons – ages 6-12 – Mon & Wed

Orangeburg YMCA

Ages: 6 - 12

Program Dates: Aug 28 2017 - Sep 22 2017

Member: $30.00

Non-Member: $45.00

Register

#6W Swim Lessons – Waterbabies – Tuesday & Thursday

Orangeburg YMCA

Ages: 0 - 3

Program Dates: Aug 28 2017 - Sep 22 2017

Member: $30.00

Non-Member: $45.00

Register