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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.  

             Lake Middle Pool closed 5/19/19- 8/26/19                          * ISD 833 Community Pool activities move to CGMS 3/4/19                                

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

Lake Middle School     Closed:  4/19                                            Cottage Grove Middle School     Closed:  3/15, 4/19                              

Preschool Swim                     10:00-10:55AM    

ISD 833 Community Pool   Drop In   Tuesdays   Jan 8-Feb 26     $4           

Lap Swim                                (Ages 13+)    $3.00

Monday  8-9PM | Community Pool  (until 2/25 then at CGMS)   Closed:  1/21, 3/11, 5/27                                 

Tuesday  8-9PM | Lake Middle Pool  (until 5/14 then at WHS)   
Closed:  12/25, 1/1, 3/12, 3/26, 5/7, 5/21, 5/28                                 

Wednesday  8-9PM | Community Pool  (until 2/27 then at CGMS)   Closed:  3/13                                                           

Thursday  8-9PM | Lake Middle Pool  (until 5/16 then at WHS)     Closed: 3/14, 3/28, 5/23, 5/30

Saturday  8-9AM | ISD 833 Community Pool  (1/5/19-2/23/19)  then CGMS (3/23-5/11) Closed:  3/2, 3/9, 3/16, 4/20                                                                                 

Water Exercise                        (Ages 13+)    $6.00

Monday  8-9PM | Community Pool  (until 2/25 then CGMS)          Closed: 1/21, 3/11, 5/27              

Wednesday  8-9PM | Community Pool (until 2/27 then CGMS)        Closed: 3/13

Saturday  8-9AM | ISD 833 Community Pool  (1/5/19-2/23/19)      then CGMS (3/23-5/11) Closed:  3/2, 3/9, 3/16, 4/20