Swim Lessons

At the Dr. Tommy Macdonnell Aquatic Center, 1490 N. Elm, our swim lessons build skills, confidence and determination while learning how to be safe in the water. Swim Lessons are available throughout the summer for youth 6 months to 10 years old. 

Levels

Lil SwimmersLil' Swimmer

6mo-3yr (Parent and Child)

  • Water Comfort
  • Building muscle memory for beginner kicks
  • Parents will be in the water with their children

**Please note Lil' Swimmer classes are only offered on select sessions and times

Beginner 4 to 6 Beginner

Age 4-6

  • Body positioning in the water
  • Floating
  • Breath control
  • Gliding and beginning strokes

Beginner 7 to 10 Beginner

Age 7-10 years

  • Body positioning in the water
  • Floating
  • Breath control
  • Gliding and beginning strokes

IntermediateIntermediate

Age 5-years

  • Swim independently for 10 feet or more
  • Can come up for breath unassisted
  • Stroke development
  • Endurance
  • Rotary breathing 
  • Treading water

Sessions for Summer 2024


10:15am10:55am6:15pm6:55pm
Session 1N/AN/ABeginner
Intermediate
Beginner
Intermediate
Session 2N/AN/ABeginner
Intermediate
Beginner
Intermediate
Lil' Swimmers
Session 3Beginner
Intermediate
Beginner
Intermediate
Lil' Swimmers
Beginner
Intermediate
Beginner
Intermediate
Lil' Swimmers
Session 4Beginner
Intermediate
Lil' Swimmers
Beginner
Intermediate
Beginner
Intermediate
Lil' Swimmers
Beginner
Intermediate


Session 1

Ages: 4-10 years
Register Online: Not open at this time
Registration Deadline: Open till the day of unless class is full
Individual Fee: $45 resident, $50 non-resident (outside of city limits of Marshfield)
Session Dates: June 4, 5, 6, 11, 12, 13
Session Times: 6:15pm-6:45pm & 6:55pm-7:25pm
Levels: Beginner 4-6, Beginner 7-10, Intermediate **(There are no Lil' Swimmer classes in this session)
Remind Code: TBA

Session 2

Ages: 6 months-10 years
Register Online: Not open at this time
Registration Deadline: Open till the day of unless class is full
Individual Fee: $45 resident, $50 non-resident (outside of city limits of Marshfield)
Session Dates: June 25, 26, 27, July 2, 3, 9 (No classes on July 4)
Session Times: 6:15pm-6:45pm & **6:55pm-7:25pm
Levels: Lil' Swimmers, Beginner 4-6, Beginner 7-10, Intermediate **(Lil' Swimmers is only at the 6:55pm time slot)
Remind Code: TBA

Session 3

Ages: 6 months-10 years
Register Online: Not open at this time
Registration Deadline: Open till the day of unless class is full
Individual Fee: $45 resident, $50 non-resident (outside of city limits of Marshfield)
Session Dates: July 16, 17, 18, 23, 24, 25
Session Times: 10: 15am-10:45am & **10:55am-11:25am6:15pm-6:45pm & **6:55pm-7:25pm
Levels: Lil' Swimmers, Beginner 4-6, Beginner 7-10, Intermediate **(Lil' Swimmers is only at the 10:55am & 6:55pm time slot)
Remind Code: TBA

Session 4

Ages: 6 months-10 years
Register Online: Not open at this time
Registration Deadline: Open till the day of unless class is full
Individual Fee: $45 resident, $50 non-resident (outside of city limits of Marshfield)
Session Dates: July 30, 31, August 1, 6, 7, 8
Session Times: **10: 15am-10:45am & 10:55am-11:25am, **6:15pm-6:45pm & 6:55pm-7:25pm
Levels: Lil' Swimmers, Beginner 4-6, Beginner 7-10, Intermediate **(Lil' Swimmers is only at the 10:15am & 6:15pm time slot)
Remind Code: TBA

Weather information

Weather Cancellation Text Alert

Remind.com text alert code: TBA

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Weather Policy

The Parks Department may cancel, delay or postpone lessons due to inclement weather and/or thunder and lightning.  Notification will be made at least 1 hour prior to lessons. A post will be made on Facebook following notification through the Remind App.  The make-up date will be communicated though the Remind App and  Facebook.