Swimming Lessons

Swimming is fun and healthy, a way to meet new friends, and challenging for almost all ages. The Larson Lifestyle Center offers swimming lessons to preschoolers—who are just beginning to be comfortable in water—all the way to more advanced swimmers (Level 6-C). Below are descriptions of each swimming level as well as registration information and class schedules.

Swimming levels

Preschool le​​​​ssons (ages 3–5 years)

Preschool 1 (still some fear of water)

Preschool 2 (not afraid of water, bobs)

Swimming lessons (ages 6 and up)

Level 1: Water Exploration

Level 2: Fundamental Aquatic Skills

Level 3: Stroke Development and Sitting Position

Level 4: Stroke Improvement

Level 5: Stroke Refinement

Level 6A: Lifeguard Readiness

Level 6B: Personal Water Safety

Level 6C: Fitness Swimmer

Kids joyfully jumping into Larson's pool

Registration

Registration can be completed in person or by calling the Larson Lifestyle Center at 402.486.2525. Payment is required by 10:00 p.m. on the day you register. Payment can be made with cash, check, Visa, Mastercard or Discover Card.

The Larson Lifestyle Center office hours are as follows:

Sunday: 7:00–9:00 a.m. and 3:00–10:00 p.m.
Monday–Thursday: 5:45 a.m.–10:00 p.m.
Friday: 5:45 a.m.–4:30 p.m. (Closing time is 5:30 p.m. during daylight saving time from March to November)

If you reach a voice mail message, then we are currently helping other customers or it is outside our office hours.

Cost for 8 classes

Non-members

1st child

$60.00

2nd child

$55.00

Members

1st child

$35.00

2nd child

$30.00

Refund policy

A partial refund will be issued if the vacancy in the class is filled within the first two days of the session. A full refund will be given if notice is received 24 hours prior to the beginning of the session. A credit slip may be obtained for any child missing 4 or more classes due to illness.

Summer daytime class schedule

Our daytime class schedule is great for those who can easily attend in the morning or afternoon. Classes meet for two weeks. If our daytime class schedule doesn't work for you, please check out our evening classes below (they're offered at 5:30 p.m. and meet two times a week for four weeks).

Swimming levels

Preschool 1 through Level 6 lessons are all offered at:

  • 9:00 a.m.
  • 10:00 a.m.
  • 11:00 a.m.
  • 2:00 p.m.
  • 4:30 p.m

Session 1

May 28–June 6, 2019

Registration starts on May 21

1st week: Tuesday–Thursday
2nd week: Monday–Friday

Session 2

June 10–June 20, 2019

Registration starts on June 4

Both weeks: Monday–Thursday

Session 3

June 24–July 3

Registration starts on June 18

1st week: Monday–Friday
2nd week: Monday-Wednesday

Session 4

July 8–July 18

Registration starts on July 2

Both weeks: Monday–​Thursday

Session 5

July 21–August 1

Registration starts on July 16

Both weeks: Monday–Thursday

Summer evening class schedule

Can't make it during our daytime hours? That's just fine. Evening classes were created with you in mind and meet two times a week at 5:30 p.m. for four weeks. You can sign up to attend classes on Monday and Wednesday or Tuesday and Thursday. The last session offered during the summer meets Monday–Thursday for two weeks. 

Note: In order to accommodate holidays and fit each session into four weeks, some classes may fall outside the Monday/Wednesday or Tuesday/Thursday schedule. Classes that do will be noted in the schedule.

Swimming levels

Preschool 1 through Level 6 lessons are all offered at 5:30 p.m.

Session 1

May 28–June 20

Registration starts on May 21

Monday/Wednesday dates: Classes meet at 5:30 p.m.
Tuesday/Thursday dates: Classes meet at 5:30 p.m.
Aquababies lessons available Tuesday/Thursday at 5:30 p.m.

Session 2

June 24–July 18

Registration starts on June 18

Monday/Wednesday dates: Classes meet at 5:30 p.m.
Tuesday/Thursday dates: Classes meet at 5:30 p.m.
Aquababies lessons available Tuesday/Thursday at 5:30 p.m.

Session 3

July 22–August 1

Registration starts on July 12

Meeting dates: Monday–Thursday for 2 weeks