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Swimming / Aquatics

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Learn to swim classes are offered year round for ages 13-adult. We strive to build confidence in the water. Progression will be based on each students individual ability to thrive in the next level. Every person has there own pace and we help each student in there effort to accomplish each skill.  

Lifeguard Training classes are offered year round for ages 15+. A strong swimming ability is required to take this course for certification.  Are you a stay at home parent or a fit retiree? Consider getting your lifeguard certification to work 1-2 days, at a pool when school is in session. Starting wage $13.75 an hour.

Employment: We welcome previous swim instructors or those who have taken our Swim Aide Training and (Basic Water Rescue or Lifeguard) courses.  We look for a minimum of one day a week. Starting wage range is $10.45-$13.75 for adults and $7.87-$10.45 for 14-17 years.  

Cottage Grove Middle Pool closed 5/17- 8/24                                

Friday Family Night Swim    6:30-8:30PM   $4.00

Lake Middle School     8/17, 8/24, 8/31                                                  Cottage Grove Middle School     8/31                              

Preschool Swim                     9:30-10:25AM    

ISD 833 Community Pool                       Registration Only                    Tuesdays     AQ21203     Sept 11-Oct 30   $24                      Tuesdays     AQ21703     Nov. 6-Dec 18     $21                      Thursdays    AQ21403     Sept 13-Nov 1    $24                    Thursdays    AQ21903     Nov 8-Dec 20     $21

Lap Swim                                (Ages 13+)    $3.00

Monday  8:00-9:00PM | ISD 833 Community Pool                             
Closed: 8/27, 9/3, 12/24, 12/31                                 

Tuesday  8:00-9:00PM | Lake Middle Pool                                            (Aug. 14-Dec 18)   
Closed: 11/20, 12/25, 1/1                                 

Wednesday  8:00-9:00PM | ISD 833 Community Pool                
Closed: 8/29, 12/26                                                           

Thursday  8:00-9:00PM | Lake Middle Pool                                          (Aug 16-Dec 20)             
Closed: 11/22, 12/26                                                                                                                                                                                    Saturday  8:00-9:00AM | ISD 833 Community Pool                              (Sept 22-Nov 18)                                                                             Closed: 10/20                                                                        

Water Exercise                        (Ages 13+)    $6.00

Monday  8:00-9:00PM | ISD 833 Community Pool                   Closed: 8/27, 9/3, 12/24, 12/31                

Wednesday  8:00-9:00PM | ISD 833 Community Pool             Closed: 8/27, 8/29, 9/3, 12/24, 12/26, 12/31 

Saturday  8:00-9:00AM | ISD 833 Community Pool                     (Sept 22-Nov 18)                                                                                  Closed: 10/20