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 Justin Harris with any questions on our Aquatics programs.


Upcoming Swim Lesson Session Dates

Monday/Wednesday or Tuesday/Thursday sessions (4 weeks):

January 9 – February 1

February 6 – March 1

March 6 – March 29

April 3 – April 26

Saturday sessions (6 weeks):

January 7 – February 11

February 18 – March 25

April 1 – May 6

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.

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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

Hours of Operation

Pre-Season
Saturday, May 27th     11 am-7 pm
Sunday, May 28th        1 pm-5 pm
Monday, May 29th      11 am-7 pm

June 3rd – August 13th
Mondays      11 am-7 pm
Tuesdays      11 am-7 pm
Wednesdays  CLOSED
Thursdays    11 am-7 pm
Fridays          11 am-7 pm
Saturdays     11 am-7 pm
Sundays        1 pm-5 pm

Post-Season
Saturday, August 19th      11 am-7 pm
Sunday, August 20th        1 pm-5 pm

Saturday, August 26th      11 am-7 pm
Sunday, August 27th         1 pm-5 pm

Saturday, September 2nd     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 waterpark is available for rentals for events or parties on certain days.

Hours of Operation

Pre-Season
Saturday, May 27th    11 am – 7 pm
Sunday, May 28th      1 pm – 5 pm
Monday, May 29th     CLOSED

June 3rd – August 13th
Thursdays     11 am – 7 pm
Fridays          11 am – 7 pm
Saturdays      11 am – 7 pm
Sundays         1 pm – 5 pm
Tuesday, July 4th    CLOSED

Post-Season
Saturday, August 19th        11 am- 7 pm
Sunday, August 20th           1 pm – 5 pm

Saturday, August 26th      11 am – 7 pm
Sunday, August 27th          1 pm -5 pm

Saturday, September 2nd    11 am – 7 pm
Sunday, September 3rd        1 pm – 5 pm
Monday, September 4th       CLOSED

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

Programs

#4A Swim Lessons – Adult – Mon & Wed

Orangeburg YMCA

Ages: 13 and above

Program Dates: Apr 3 2017 - Apr 26 2017

Member: $25.00

Non-Member: $35.00

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#4A Swim Lessons – Adult – Tues & Thurs

Orangeburg YMCA

Ages: 13 and above

Program Dates: Apr 4 2017 - Apr 27 2017

Member: $25.00

Non-Member: $35.00

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

Orangeburg YMCA

Ages: 3 - 5

Program Dates: Apr 3 2017 - Apr 26 2017

Member: $25.00

Non-Member: $35.00

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#4 Swim Lessons – ages 3-5 – Tues & Thurs

Orangeburg YMCA

Ages: 3 - 5

Program Dates: Apr 4 2017 - Apr 27 2017

Member: $25.00

Non-Member: $35.00

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

Orangeburg YMCA

Ages: 6 - 12

Program Dates: Apr 3 2017 - Apr 26 2017

Member: $25.00

Non-Member: $35.00

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#4 Swim Lessons – ages 6-12 – Tues & Thurs

Orangeburg YMCA

Ages: 6 - 12

Program Dates: Apr 4 2017 - Apr 27 2017

Member: $25.00

Non-Member: $35.00

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#3 Swim Lessons – ages 3-5 – Saturday

Orangeburg YMCA

Ages: 3 - 5

Program Dates: Apr 1 2017 - May 6 2017

Member: $25.00

Non-Member: $35.00

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#3 Swim Lessons – ages 6-12 – Saturday

Orangeburg YMCA

Ages: 6 - 12

Program Dates: Apr 1 2017 - May 6 2017

Member: $25.00

Non-Member: $35.00

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#3W Swim Lessons – Waterbabies – Saturday

Orangeburg YMCA

Program Dates: Apr 1 2017 - May 6 2017

Member: $25.00

Non-Member: $35.00

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#3A Swim Lessons – Adult – Saturday

Orangeburg YMCA

Ages: 13 and above

Program Dates: Apr 1 2017 - May 6 2017

Member: $25.00

Non-Member: $35.00

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