We know swimming... Swimming is a skill your child will rely on for life. JCC teaches classes at all levels through the American Red Cross, a leader in the industry. Parent/tot, group and private lessons are taught by our certified caring staff.
The classes listed below reflect the variety of JCC program offerings. Programs currently running will vary depending on the time of year.
Key: BH Bernard Horwich JCC BW Bernard Weinger JCC FH Florence G. Heller JCC HP Hyde Park JCC MK Mayer Kaplan JCC
6 –36 mos w/adult: Children are never too young to learn basic swimming skills. Join your child and become familiar with the pool environment together. Please bring a bathing suit, swim diaper, rubber pants for your child and towels.
2-6 yrs w/adult: This class allows you and your child to take a class together before they begin taking lessons on their own.The Bridge Program is designed for children to gain confidence in the water with the comfort of their parent. As the child grows to love the water, they will transition from this class to a traditional group Level 1 class with their parent as just a spectator of the lesson.
3 yrs & up: JCC uses the American Red Cross Learn-To-Swim Program. Our caring staff provide quality instruction with excellent student-teacher ratios to swimmers of all levels.
All ages: JCC offers open swim at Bernard Weinger and Bernard Horwich JCCs. J-Fit pass required
2 yrs & up: Private swim lessons are offered for all ages and swim levels. Instructors work with you or your children to create an individualized program that meets your specific needs. It’s easy to get started—just call to find out the instructor’s availability.
Jr. Swim Club
7–12 yrs: Junior Swim Club offers fun and motivating aerobic workouts focusing on stroke technique, endurance, strength and general fitness.