YOUTH AQUATICS


AMERICAN RED CROSS LIFEGUARD CLASS

Learn teamwork, rescue and surveillance skills in this Lifeguard Training Course for ages 15+.First Aid/CPR is included as part of the class.Complete the online portion from April 30-May 4. Attend both classroom sessions at the YMCA on May 5 from 12-8 pm and May 6 from 12—5 pm.

$175/Members; $200/Non-members.

 

AQUATIC EASTER EGG HUNT

Saturday, April 20, 2019

Enjoy the tradition of Easter Egg Hunting with a twist.  Hop into our pool and collect as many eggs as you can find!  Eggs will be both floating and underwater.  Collect your eggs and turn them in for a prize.  REgister from March 15 to April 13, 2019.  $5/Members; $10/Non-members

*Age 1-3 - 1:15 - 1:30 pm

*Age 4-6 - 1:45 - 2:15 pm

*Age 7-10 - 2:30 - 3:00 pm

Parent participation or a swim test will be required.

 

KAYAK SEMINAR

Join us for a one day seminar to get comfortable in and out of the water.  Maneuver through an in-water course.  Practice in a safe environment on March 29 from 6-8 pm at the Y pool.

$5 Members; $20 for Non-members

FLIP & DIP 

This program is held Thursdays, September through May, from 5 pm to 6:05 pm for ages 3, 4 & 5. Children begin with a half hour gymnastics lesson and then head to the pool for a 30 minute swim lesson with the beginner swim class. Parents must be present to help with the transition. Hint: Girls wear swimsuits for gymnastics and boys wear their trunks and a t-shirt for fast change. Monthly fee: $20 for members and $40 for non-members.

SCUBA CLASS 

Free Trial Class April 12 at 8 pm

Earn an SDI Open Water Certification in this exciting class taught by Jim Flinchbaugh April 12 - May 24 from 6 pm to 9:45 pm.  For more information or to register, call Jim at 814-673-3933 or email jim.flinch@comcast.net

Cost:  $375 ($50 deposit required) for ages 12+

 

Safety around water

April 22 - 26, 2019

Safety Around Water is a free swim lesson program for youth ages 5-12.  Lesson plans are designed for children who are non-swimmers.  Learn basic swimming skills, character development and important water safety.

*Session A:  4:30 - 5:00 pm

*Session B:  5:05 - 5:35 pm

Advance registration is required.  Call 814-677-3000.

 

WAVES OF FUN & FAMILY FUN NIGHT

Join us for a pool party from 7 - 8:30 every Thursday and Friday evening at the YMCA pool. Swim with inflatable toys in the pool.  FREE for members; Guest passes available for non-members.

GROUP SWIM LESSONS

--$5 for kids ages 6 weeks-12 years with Y Family Memberships! Classes run monthly and all swimmers must register in advance at the membership desk by the first of the month.

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GROUP SWIM LESSON

Tuesday/Thursday

  • 10:30-11 am Me and My Shadow
  • 10:30-11 am Beginner
  • 5:35-6:05 pm Beginner
  • 6:10-6:40 pm Me and My Shadow
  • 6:10-6:40 pm Intermediate
  • 6:45-7:15 pm Advanced
  • 6:45-7:15 pm Adult

GROUP SWIM LESSON

Tuesday/Thursday Monthly Fee

Me and My Shadow--$5 with Family Membership/$20 with Youth Membership/$40 non-members

Beginner--$5 with Family Membership/$25 with Youth Membership/$50 non-members

Intermediate/Advanced--$5 with Family Membership/$28 with Youth Membership/$60 non-members

The advanced swim lessons will include one kayak lesson a month.

Oil City Otters

Group Swim Lesson Saturday 

9-9:30 am Beginner and Adult

9:30-10 am Me and My Shadow/Int./Adv.

9:30-10 am Adult

Saturday Monthly Fee

Me and My Shadow--$5 with Family Membership/$10 with Youth Membership/$25 non-member

Beginner--$5 with Family Membership/$15 with Youth Membership/$40 non-members

Intermediate/Advanced--$5 with Family Membership/$15 with Youth Membership/$40 non-members

Adult--$5 with Y Membership/$40 non-members

PRIVATE SWIM LESSONS

By arrangement with the aquatics director. Four 30 minute lessons a month, once a week.

Youth Monthly fee: $45 members/$60 non-members.

Adult Monthly Fee: $60 members/$80 non-members.

SUMMER SWIM TEAM

Get ready for the Keystone Games in July.  Summer Competitive Swim Team begins on June 10 and meets Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 7:30 - 9:00 am.  Fee for the Summer is $75/child.  Ages 5-18 are welcome.  Contact Coach Jennifer Kissell-Dudek at 814-677-3000.

 

River Otters Swim Team (sept-March)

--for swimmers ages 5-18.

Join the Oil City YMCA River Otters Swim Team. Learn the skills and techniques for competitive swimming while making new friends and being part of a team. Practices are Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays 4:30-6 pm and Tuesdays and Thursdays 4:30-5:30 pm.

Team fees for the 2018 - 2019 season are:

$150 first child in family, $145 second child, and $140 third child. The season for high school swimmers is $75.

For more information, please contact Jen Kissell-Dudek at 677-3000.

Jen Kissell-Dudek is the Head Swim Team Coach. You may contact her HERE.

Shop through the Swim Outlet Link for all your swim team needs and part of the proceeds benefits the Oil City YMCA Swim Team. CLICK HERE FOR SWIM OUTLET.

Youth Aquatics

Youth Aquatics

Youth Aquatics

YOUTH AQUATICS


SAFETY AROUND WATER

April 22 - 26, 2019

Safety Around Water is a free swim lesson program for youth ages 5-12.  Lesson plans are designed for children who are non-swimmers.  Learn basic swimming skills, character development and important water safety.

*Session A:  4:30 - 5:00 pm

*Session B:  5:05 - 5:35 pm

Advance registration is required.  Call 814-677-3000.

 

AQUATIC EASTER EGG HUNT

Saturday, April 20, 2019

Enjoy the tradition of Easter Egg Hunting with a twist.  Hop into our pool and collect as many eggs as you can find!  Eggs will be both floating and underwater.  Collect your eggs and turn them in for a prize.  REgister from March 15 to April 13, 2019.  $5/Members; $10/Non-members

AMERICAN RED CROSS LIFEGUARD CLASS

Learn teamwork, rescue and surveillance skills in this Lifeguard Training Course for ages 15+.First Aid/CPR is included as part of the class.Complete the online portion from April 30-May 4. Attend both classroom sessions at the YMCA on May 5 from 12-8 pm and May 6 from 12—5 pm.

$175/Members; $200/Non-members.

 

River Otters Competitive Swim Team

Kids ages 5 through 18 may join the Oil City YMCA River Otters Swim Team. Learn the skills and techniques for competitive swimming while making new friends and being part of a team. Practices are Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays 4:30-6 pm and Tuesdays and Thursdays 4:30-5:30 pm.

Scroll down to learn more about the team.

KAYAK SEMINAR 

Join us for a one day seminar to get comfortable in and out of the water.  Maneuver through an in-water course.  Practice in a safe environment on March 29 from 6-8 pm at the Y pool.

$5 Members; $20 for Non-members

SCUBA Class 

Free Trial Class April 12 at 8 pm

Earn an SDI Open Water Certification in this exciting class taught by Jim Flinchbaugh April 12 - May 24 from 6 pm to 9:45 pm.  For more information or to register, call Jim at 814-673-3933 or email jim.flinch@comcast.net

Cost:  $375 ($50 deposit required) for ages 12+

FLIP & DIP 

This program is held Thursdays, September through May, from 5 pm to 6:05 pm for ages 3, 4 & 5. Children begin with a half hour gymnastics lesson and then head to the pool for a 30 minute swim lesson with the beginner swim class. Parents must be present to help with the transition. Hint: Girls wear swimsuits for gymnastics and boys wear their trunks and a t-shirt for fast change. Monthly fee: $20 for members and $40 for non-members.

SCENIC RIVERS SWIM CHALLENGE

Swim 30 miles to the new YMCA in Clarion this winter.Celebrate our new Y while you challenge yourself to swim 30 miles in 3 months, January 2—March 31 in the Oil City Y pool. Swimmers that complete the 30 mile swim are invited to a pool party held at the new YMCA and a tour of the new facility.Transportation is available by bus and pizza will be provided at the poolparty– Saturday, April 6.The challenge is open to anyone age 14-99.  $20 for Members

 

GROUP SWIM LESSONS

--$5 for kids ages 6 weeks-12 years with Y Family Memberships! Classes run monthly and all swimmers must register in advance at the membership desk by the first of the month.

 
  • 10:30-11 am Me and My Shadow
  • 10:30-11 am Beginner
  • 5:35-6:05 pm Beginner
  • 6:10-6:40 pm Me and My Shadow
  • 6:10-6:40 pm Intermediate
  • 6:45-7:15 pm Advanced
  • 6:30-7:15 pm Adult

Tuesday/Thursday Monthly Fee

Me and My Shadow--$5 with Family Membership/$20 with Youth Membership/$40 non-members

Beginner--$5 with Family Membership/$25 with Youth Membership/$50 non-members

Intermediate/Advanced--$5 with Family Membership/$28 with Youth Membership/$60 non-members

The advanced swim lessons will include one kayak lesson a month.

Oil City Otters

GROUP SWIM LESSON

Saturday

9-9:30 am Beginner and Adult

9:30-10 am Me and My Shadow/Int./Adv.

9:30-10 am Adult

Saturday Monthly Fee

Me and My Shadow--$5 with Family Membership/$10 with Youth Membership/$25 non-member

Beginner--$5 with Family Membership/$15 with Youth Membership/$40 non-members

Intermediate/Advanced--$5 with Family Membership/$15 with Youth Membership/$40 non-members

Adult--$5 with Y Membership/$40 non-members

Private Swim Lessons

By arrangement with the aquatics coordinator. Four 30 minute lessons a month, once a week.

Youth Monthly fee: $45 members/$60 non-members.

Adult Monthly Fee: $60 members/$80 non-members.

SUMMER SWIM TEAM--for swimmers ages 5-18.

Get ready for the Keystone Games in July.  Summer Competitive Swim Team begins on June 10 and meets Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 7:30 - 9:00 am.  Fee for the Summer is $75/child.  Ages 5-18 are welcome.  Contact Coach Jennifer Kissell-Dudek at 814-677-3000.

RIVER OTTERS SWIM TEAM (September - March)

--for swimmers ages 5-18.

Join the Oil City YMCA River Otters Swim Team. Learn the skills and techniques for competitive swimming while making new friends and being part of a team. Practices are Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays 4:30-6 pm and Tuesdays and Thursdays 4:30-5:30 pm.

Team fees for the 2018-2019 season are:

$150 first child in family, $145 second child, and $140 third child. The season for high school swimmers is $75.

For more information, please contact Jen Kissell-Dudek at 677-3000.

Please CLICK HERE for photos from past seasons.

Jen Kissell-Dudek is the Head Swim Team Coach. You may contact her HERE.

Shop through the Swim Outlet Link for all your swim team needs and part of the proceeds benefits the Oil City YMCA Swim Team. CLICK HERE FOR SWIM OUTLET.