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Registration opens at 8:00 AM for each session at the Kenora Recreation Centre. Please check the session dates below.

Please Note: Classes fill quickly – register early to avoid disappointment. Phone-in registrations will be accepted, please do not leave a voicemail message. Phone 467-2087 then press 0 for Customer Service. Have your MasterCard or Visa ready.

If you are registering by phone, a copy of the required certification card must be faxed to the attention of Crystal Stokes, Aquatic Facilitator, at 807-467-2132.

NOTE child must be the minimum age on the first day of lessons.

Swim Registration Chart – Late Spring 2018

Registration Begins: 8am Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Please Note: Classes fill quickly – register early in the day to avoid disappointment. Phone-in registrations will be accepted, please do not leave a voicemail message. Phone 467-2087 then press 0 for Customer Service. Have your MasterCard or Visa ready.

Program Description Class Times & Levels Days/Dates Fee
Swim & Play Classes
(Parented)
Classes for babies & toddlers accompanied in the water with a parent or caregiver. A water safety instructor will help you get the most out of the pool experience. Build confidence through active water play & movement. 10:30 – 11 am: Toddlers ages 24 -34 months Saturdays May 26 – June 23 (5 classes)(5 classes) $35
Red Cross
Preschool
Pre-schoolers age 3 – 6 years actively learn and develop new swimming skills through games & songs. Children must be 3 years of age on the first day of lessons. 5:25 – 5:55 pm: Sea Otter, Salamander
Sunfish

6 – 6:30 pm: Crocodile/Whale

Tues. & Thurs.
May 29 – June 28(10 classes)
$55
Red Cross Swim
Kids
Swimmers age 5 – 12 years learn how to be safe around water, & increase swimming ability, fitness & endurance through fun activities. Children must be 5 years of age on the first day of lessons. 6 – 6:30 pm: Swim Kids 1/2, 3/4
6:35 – 7:20 pm: Swim Kids 5/6, 7/8,
9/10
Tues. & Thurs.
May 29 – June 28
(10 classes)
Level 1 – 4
$55.00
Level 5 – 10
$75.00
Canadian Swim Patrol This program provides enriched training for those are ready to go beyond swimming lessons. Swim Patrol’s three levels – Rookie, Ranger and Star – continue to develop participants’ swim strokes and provide the skill foundation that prepares them for the success in the Society’s Bronze Medal Awards. Range Patrol 4:00 – 4:45 pm May 29 -June 20 (8 classes) $75.00
Safeguard The Safeguard Program emphasized the responsibilities Guardians/Group Leaders undertake when accompanying young people to recreational or instruction swims. The program stresses awareness, accident prevention and the principles of aquatic safety supervision. 4:30 – 8:30 pm (Single session) June 14 $25 plus applicable taxes
Lifesaving Society
Standard First Aid
For people who want a general knowledge of First Aid principles, includes CPR-B Certification, recognized by OWSIB. Not restricted to aquatic candidates 8:00 am – 5:00 pm Saturday & Sunday
June 16 – 17
(2 classes)
$90.00
Includes First Aid Manual
NL Recertification NL Award holders will retake the practical examination and be updated on the latest developments in training techniques. Prerequisite: NL (need not be current) 9:00 am – 4:00 pm June 25 $60.00 Plus applicable taxes
WSI Recertification This clinic will update Water Safety Instructors on changes within the Red Cross Program and also share teaching strategies.
Prerequisites: Red Cross Water Safety Instructor award.
9:00 am – 4:00 pm June 26 $60.00 Plus applicable taxes

Outdoor Swim Registration Chart – Summer 2018 Garrow Beach

Registration Begins: 8am Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Please Note: Classes fill quickly – register early in the day to avoid disappointment. Phone-in registrations will be accepted, please do not leave a voicemail message. Phone 467-2087 then press 0 for Customer Service. Have your MasterCard or Visa ready.

Program Description Class Times & Levels Days/Dates Fee
Red Cross Preschool Pre-schoolers age 3 – 6 years actively learn and develop new swimming skills through games & songs. Children must be 3 years of age on the first day of lessons. 1:00 pm: Sea Otter, Salamander
(30 minutes)
1:35 pm: Sunfish, Crocodile, Whale
(30mins)
July 16 – 27, 2018 $35
Red Cross
Swim Kids
Swimmers age 5 – 12 years learn how to be safe around water, & increase swimming ability, fitness & endurance through fun activities. Children must be 5 years of age on the first day of lessons. 1/2 and 3/4: 2:10 pm (30mins)
5/6 and 7/8: 2:45pm (45 mins)
July 16 – 27, 2018 $55

Outdoor Swim Registration Chart – Summer 2018 Keewatin Beach

Registration Begins: 8am Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Please Note: Classes fill quickly – register early in the day to avoid disappointment. Phone-in registrations will be accepted, please do not leave a voicemail message. Phone 467-2087 then press 0 for Customer Service. Have your MasterCard or Visa ready.

Program Description Class Times & Levels Days/Dates Fee
Red Cross Preschool Pre-schoolers age 3 – 6 years actively learn and develop new swimming skills through games & songs. Children must be 3 years of age on the first day of lessons. 1:00 pm: Sea Otter, Salamander
(30 minutes)
1:35 pm: Sunfish,Crocodile,Whale
(30mins)
August 13 – 24, 2018 $35
Red Cross
Swim Kids
Swimmers age 5 – 12 years learn how to be safe around water, & increase swimming ability, fitness & endurance through fun activities. Children must be 5 years of age on the first day of lessons. 1/2 and 3/4: 2:10 pm (30mins)
5/6 and 7/8: 2:45 pm (45 mins)
August 13 – 24, 2018 $55

Swim Registration Chart – Spring 2018

Registration Begins: 8am Tuesday, April 10, 2018

Please Note: Classes fill quickly – register early in the day to avoid disappointment. Phone-in registrations will be accepted, please do not leave a voicemail message. Phone 467-2087 then press 0 for Customer Service. Have your MasterCard or Visa ready.

Program Description Class Times & Levels Days/Dates Fee
Red Cross Preschool Pre-schoolers age 3 – 6 years actively learn and develop new swimming skills through games & songs. Children must be 3 years of age on the first day of lessons. 5:25 – 5:55 pm: Sea Otter, Salamander,
Sunfish
6 – 6:30 pm: Crocodile/Whale
Tuesday & Thursday
April 17 – May 17
(10 classes)
$55
Red Cross Kids  Swimmers age 5 – 12 years learn how to be safe around water, & increase swimming ability, fitness & endurance through fun activities. Children must be 5 years of age on the first day of lessons. 6 – 6:30 pm: Swim Kids 1/2, 3/4
6:35 – 7:20 pm: Swim Kids 5/6, 7/8, 9/10
Tuesday & Thursday
April 17 – May 17
(10 classes)
Level 1 -4
$55

Level 5 – 10
$75.00

Red Cross Swim
Weekend Classes
Pre-schoolers age 3 – 6 years actively learn and develop new swimming skills through games & songs. Children must be 3 years of age on the first day of lessons. 8:30 – 9:05 am : Sea Otter, Salamander
9:10 – 9:45 am: Sunfish, Crocodile/Whale
Sunday April 22 – June 10 (8 classes) $55.00
Red Cross Swim Kids Weekend Classes Swimmers age 5 – 12 years learn how to be safe around water, & increase swimming ability, fitness & endurance through fun activities. Children must be 5 years of age on the first day of lessons. 9:50 – 10:25 am: Swim Kids 1/2, 3/4 Sunday April 22 – June 10 (8 classes) $55.00
**NEW**
Lifesaving Society
Canadian Swim Patrol
This program provides enriched training for those who are ready to go beyond swimming lessons. Swim Patrol’s three levels – Rookie, Ranger, and Star – continue to develop participant’s swim strokes and provide the skill foundation that prepares them for the success in the Society’s Bronze Medal Awards. Recommended age: 8 and up Rookie Patrol
6:35 – 7:20pm
Tuesday & Thursday
April 17 – May 17
(10 classes)
$75.00
National Lifeguard National Lifeguard certification is the Industry standard for professional lifeguards in Canada. NL guards are water rescue professionals trained in emergency care. They prevent accidents. They are trained to spot potential trouble and intervene before it becomes life threatening. They identify hazards and determine safe practices. They educate the public about the hazards and risks associated with aquatic activities and how to be Water Smart. April 27 – 29
Friday, Saturday, Sunday
8:30 am – 5:00pm
May 5 – 6
Saturday, Sunday
8:30 am – 5:00pm
April 27 – May 6
(5 classes)
$235.00

Price includes Alert Manual and Certification Fees

Swim Registration Chart – Late Winter 2018

Registration Begins: 8am Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Please Note: Classes fill quickly – register early in the day to avoid disappointment. Phone-in registrations will be accepted, please do not leave a voicemail message. Phone 467-2087 then press 0 for Customer Service. Have your MasterCard or Visa ready.

Program Description Class Times & Levels Days/Dates Fee
Swim & Play Classes
(Parented)
Classes for babies & toddlers accompanied in the water with a parent or caregiver. A water safety instructor will help you get the most out of the pool experience. Build confidence through active water play & movement. Tots 12-24 months: 11:05 – 11:35 am

Babies 3-12 months: 10 – 10:30 am

Monday -Friday
March 5 – 9
(5 classes)

Sunday March 18 – April 15
(5 classes)

$35
Red Cross
Preschool
(3 – 6 yrs.)
Pre-schoolers age 3 – 6 years actively learn and develop new swimming
skills through games & songs.
Children must be 3 yrs. of age on the first day of lessons.
5:25 – 5:55 pm: Sea Otter, Salamander
Sunfish

6 – 6:30 pm: Crocodile/Whale

Tues. & Thurs.
Feb 27 – April 5 (10 classes)
$55
Red Cross Swim
Kids
(5 – 12 yrs.)
Swimmers age 5 – 12 years learn how to be safe around water, & increase swimming ability, fitness & endurance through fun activities.
Children must be 5 yrs. of age on the first day of lessons.
6 – 6:30 pm: Swim Kids 1/2, 3/4
6:35 – 7:20 pm: Swim Kids 5/6, 7/8,
9/10
Tues. & Thurs.
Feb 27 – April 5
(10 classes)
Level 1 – 4
$55.00
Level 5 – 10
$75.00
Bronze Medallion and Emergency First Aid On your way to being a lifeguard! Learn self-rescue & basic techniques in the rescue of others while developing stroke efficiency & endurance. Emergency First Aid provides basic first aid principles & emergency treatment of injuries.
Prerequisites: Minimum 13 years of age or Bronze Star certification.
8:30 am – 1:30 pm Monday – Friday
March 12 -16
(5 classes)
$175.00
Plus HST
Cost includes
course materials
and certification fee

Swim Registration Chart – Winter 2018

Registration Begins: 8am Tuesday, January 9, 2018

Please Note: Classes fill quickly – register early in the day to avoid disappointment. Phone-in registrations will be accepted, please do not leave a voicemail message. Phone 467-2087 then press 0 for Customer Service. Have your MasterCard or Visa ready.

Program Description Class Times & Levels Days/Dates Fee
Red Cross Teen
and Adult
Swimming
Lessons
Classes for adults & teens who would like to become confident in the water, learn or improve on skills, strokes or fitness. The Red Cross provides two levels, Swim  Basics & Swim Strokes. Set your goal & the Instructors will help you get there! Classes are 45 min. Swim Basics: 7:30 – 8:15 pm

Swim Strokes: 7:30 – 8:15 pm

Monday & Wednesday
Jan 15 – Feb 14
(8 classes)

Monday & Wednesday
Jan 15 – Feb 14
(8 classes

$52
Red Cross
Preschool
(3 – 6 yrs.)
Pre-schoolers age 3 – 6 years actively learn and develop new swimming
skills through games & songs.
Children must be 3 yrs. of age on the first day of lessons.
5:25 – 5:55 pm: Sea Otter, Salamander
Sunfish

6 – 6:30 pm: Crocodile/Whale

Tues. & Thurs.
Jan. 16 – Feb 15
(10 classes)
$55
Red Cross Swim
Kids
(5 – 12 yrs.)
Swimmers age 5 – 12 years learn how to be safe around water, & increase swimming ability, fitness & endurance through fun activities.
Children must be 5 yrs. of age on the first day of lessons.
6 – 6:30 pm: Swim Kids 1/2, 3/4
6:35 – 7:20 pm: Swim Kids 5/6, 7/8,
9/10
Tues. & Thurs.
Jan. 16 – Feb 15
(10 classes)
Level 1 – 4
$55.00
Level 5 – 10
$75.00
Red Cross Preschool (3 – 6 yrs.) Pre-schoolers age 3 – 6 years actively learn and develop new swimming skills through games & songs. Children must be 3 yrs. of age on the first day of lessons. 8:30 – 9:05 am: Sea Otter, Salamander
9:10 – 9:45 am: Sunfish,
Crocodile/Whale
Sundays
Jan 14 – March 4
(8 classes)
$55
Red Cross Swim Kids
(5 – 12 yrs.)
Swimmers age 5 – 12 years learn how to be safe around water, & increase swimming ability, fitness & endurance through fun activities. Children must be 5 yrs. of age on the first day of lessons. 9:50 – 10:25 am: Swim Kids 1/2, 3/4 Sundays
Jan 14 – March 4
(8 classes)
$55
Lifesaving Society
Junior Lifeguard
Club
Junior Lifeguard Club offers serious fun for kids 8 years and up who can swim at least 25m and tread water for 2 mins. The Jr Lifeguard Club provides and action packed challenge for kids who love the water but who want more than ‘lessons.’ The JLC is for quick learners, those between levels or  programs who thrive in an energetic learning
environment Prerequisite: None
4:30 – 6:00 pm Fridays
Jan. 19 – Feb. 16
(5 classes)
$80

Private Swim Lessons

Contact the Aquatic Facilitator to arrange private lessons.