Private Swim Lessons

Recommended for those who prefer a more individually tailored lesson plan. Taught by Red Cross certified instructors in a 1:1 or 1:2 instructor-to-child setting, the time of these lessons are established on the mutual availability of both the instructor and the participant. Must be 4 years old for private swim!

$60.00    1 Participant: five 30-minute lessons
$75.00    2 Participants (same time): five 30-minute lessons
$15.00    *1 Participant: one 30-minute lesson
$20.00    *2 Participants (same time): one 30-minute lesson

       *can be used in addition to one of the 5-lesson packages 

Private Swim Lessons are accepted on a first-come-first-served basis beginning on April 6 at 10 am at the Recreation Center. Please note: not the same registration day as group swim lessons or any of our other summer programs.The number of lessons accepted is limited and is determined by the number of available instructors on staff.  Forms will be available at the Recreation Center and online. We will not distribute to V/S School classrooms. 

2019 Private Swim Instructors: Kamryn Lillie, Baylee Bruce, Trent Sivola, Dylan Geater, Grace Horst, Hannah Kalous, Amanda Cardenas, Emily Levis, Cyrus Elwick, Grace Walker, Clarissa Carolan


Group Swim Lessons

Certified WSI’s (Water Safety Instructors) teach these group swim lessons that adhere to the American Red Cross standards.  Lessons are available from the beginner level through the advanced skill level. Two sessions are offered. Participants must be 5 years old by the start of class. Registration starts Monday, April 8! Please note: not the same registration day as private swim. COST: $30/session
1st Session: June 10 -21, Monday-Friday
9:00 - 9:45 am         Center Point/Urbana
10:00 - 10:45 am       Vinton/Shellsburg
11:00 - 11:45 am         Center Point/Urbana

2nd Session: June 24 - July 5, Monday-Friday
9:00 - 9:45 am        Benton Community
10:00 - 10:45 am     Center Point/Urbana
11:00 - 11:45 am       Vinton/Shellsburg