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Learn to Swim

Learn to Swim

Lansing Community College is offering scholarships for swim lessons this summer to eligible youth in our community. Students will improve swimming skills, build confidence in the water and learn personal safety.

Eligibility Requirements

  • Ages 9 and under
  • Live within 5 miles of the LCC Main Campus
  • Low Income Household (as determined by FREE or reduced lunch eligibility guidelines)

Fall 2013 Participating Locations

  • East Lansing Hannah Community Center
  • Delta Township - Waverly East Intermediate school
  • Gardner Middle School

East Lansing Hannah Community Center

Minimum 4 years of age - Level I

Develop buoyancy and breath control/supported floating and kicking on front and back. Introduction to front crawl arms. How to get help in an emergency. Reaching assists without equipment. Fundamentals of using a life jacket. Help students feel comfortable in the water.

Section

Date(s)

Day(s)

Time

Location

211304-F 10/7 - 10/30 Mon & Wed 6:45pm - 7:25pm Hannah
211304-G 10/8 - 10/29 Tue & Thur 6:50pm - 7:30pm Hannah
211304-H 10/19 - 12/7 Saturday 9:00am - 9:40am Hannah
211304-I 10/19 - 12/7 Saturday 9:45am - 10:25am Hannah
211304-J 10/19 - 12/7 Saturday 10:30am - 11:10am Hannah
211304-K 11/4 - 11/25 Mon & Wed 6:45pm - 7:25pm Hannah
211304-L 11/5 - 11/26 Tue & Thur 6:50pm - 7:30pm Hannah


Delta Township - Waverly East Intermediate School

Level I (5 years)

Course content includes independent entry and exit of pool, learning basic water and safety rules, face submersion, bobs, supported front and back flutter kicks, introduce alternate arm action, and jumping into the pool.

Section

Date(s)

Day(s)

Time

Location

AQY635 11/5 - 12/5 Tue & Thur 5:30pm - 6:00pm Delta Township


Gardner Middle School

Level 1 (5 years) 

Swimmers will focus on basic swimming skills including front and back floats, kicking, breath control, freestyle, elementary backstroke, and sitting dives.

Section

Date(s)

Day(s)

Time

Location

135010B 10/1 - 10/24 Tue & Thur 6:30pm - 7:15pm Gardner
135010C 10/5 - 11/23 Saturday 11:00am - 11:45am Gardner
135010D 11/5 - 12/3 Tue & Thur 6:30pm - 7:15pm Gardner

School Ages 6-12 (1 Instructor : 8 kids) - Beginner II

Swimmers will continue to improve their skills in freestyle with rhythmic breathing, backstroke, elementary backstroke and treading water, along with being introduced to standing dives.

Section

Date(s)

Day(s)

Time

Location

         

Registration Guidelines

A completed registration form is required to ensure placement. Space is limited-register early!

Get In Touch

Lifelong Learning
Phone: (517) 483-1860
Fax: (517) 483-9750

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