Lakeside Swim Club proudly offers swim lessons based on the American Red Cross Learn to Swim Program. The Learn to Swim Program is designed to teach all those interested in learning to swim, from the Aqua-Tot to the experienced adult. Pre-school and all levels of Children’s Learn to Swim lessons will be offered during each session at each of the times listed. However, participation interest may necessitate a class time or session change for your child.


Ages 3-5 years. This class helps children begin to learn to swim independently. Instructors will teach basic swimming skills such as blowing bubbles, floating and kicking on front and back, freestyle arm strokes and basic safety guidelines. The skills learned from this class will prepare your swimmer for our “Children’s Learn to Swim” program. Classes run for 30 minutes each.


Ages 5 and older. Skills taught range from prone floating to learning all four competitive strokes. We have designed this program around six specific levels. Please indicate the children’s level on the registration form below. Also note, evaluations will take place during the first lesson to determine proper level placement. Your child may be transitioned into another group depending on his/her skill level. Classes will last 45 minutes each.

  • Levels 1 and 2 – Fundamental Aquatic Skills. Students begin by becoming acclimated in the water and learning basic skills such as floating, kicking, and introductory arm strokes. Participants should be comfortable in the water and in a group setting, and have passed the Pre-School class or the equivalent to register for this class.
  • Levels 3 and 4 – Stroke Development. The coordination of the freestyle stroke with rotary breathing is one focus of this group. Other skills to be taught include backstroke, elementary backstroke, treading water and surface diving. Participants must have passed Level 2 or the equivalent prior to registering for this class.

$65.00 per group session.

Pre-registration required. Payment must be made within 5 days of online registration in order to secure participant’s place in class. Class space is limited. Participants’ families will be notified of weather-related cancellations. Payments must be paid by cash or check.

Please note that all participants must be active Lakeside Members in order to take swimming lessons at Lakeside. 

Session 1

Monday – Thursday
June 7 – 17

Fee: $65.00

Session 2

Monday – Thursday
June 21 – July 1

Fee: $65.00

Session 3

Monday – Thursday
July 12 – 23

Fee: $65.00

Pre-School Learn to Swim Times

  • 10:15 – 10:45AM
  • 11:15 – 11:45AM
  • 6:15 – 6:45PM
  • 6:45 – 7:15PM
  • 7:15 – 7:45PM

Children’s Learn to Swim Times

  • 10:15 – 11:00 AM
  • 11:15AM – 12:00PM
  • 6:15 – 7:00PM
  • 7:15 – 8:00PM

We can accommodate for beginning skill instruction to advanced. Class dates and times are arranged with an instructor. Participants must be at least three years old.

Fee: $25.00 per 30 minute lesson.

Payment should be made at the time of the lesson.


Consists of two participants, must be prearranged prior to registration. Class dates and times are arranged with an instructor. Participants must be at least three years old and of same or similar skill level.

Fee: $35.00 per 30 minute lesson.

Payment should be made at the time of the lesson.

Private/Semi-Private lessons may not be registered over the phone; please register online or in person at Lakeside, and allow 24-48 hours for your registration to be processed and contact be made regarding scheduling your lesson. For questions about Swim Lessons, contact the Swim Lesson Office: 454.4585, ext 231.

Closed Classes

All Group Swimming Lessons classes fill on a first come, first serve basis and will be listed when closed. To be placed on a wait list for a closed class, contact the Swim Lesson Office at 454.4585 ext 231. Currently closed classes are listed below.


ALL Session 1 Group Swimming Lessons classes are closed.

ALL Session 2 Group Swimming Lessons classes are closed.

Session 3 Pre-School 10:15AM
Session 3 Pre-School 11:15AM
Session 3 Pre-School 6:15PM
Session 3 Pre-School 6:45PM
Session 3 Level 1/2 6:15PM
Session 3 Level 1/2 7:15PM

Online Registration

Click the link below to be taken to the desired session to register for group swimming lessons. Click the yellow bar below to register for private/semi-private swimming lessons.

Click HERE to register for Session 1 Group Swimming Lessons!
Click HERE to register for Session 2 Group Swimming Lessons!
Click HERE to register for Session 3 Group Swimming Lesons!
Click to Register for Private/Semi-Private Lessons!
  • Please enter a number from 3 to 99.
    Participant must be at least 3 years old
  • Please enter a valid email address to which your confirmation and all correspondance should be sent. This will not be shared for any other reason!
  • Please indicate if you want private (one swimmer) or semi-private (two swimmers) lessons. If you are registering for semi-private lessons, please note that the participants must be at similar or the same skill level. An instructor will contact you upon receiving the registration to coordinate a time for the initial lesson.
  • Information you think Lakeside and/or the instructor should know about the participant. Experience, goals, health concerns, etc.