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 spring swimming lessons have moved to Oltman Middle Pool * 

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

Lake and Cottage Grove Middle Schools                                  Closed:  CGMS & LMS  3/30, LMS 3/2 

Play Time                              1:00-2:30PM   $4.00

AQ63130  Mon. Mar. 26   Oltman Middle                                 AQ53330  Wed., Mar. 28   Lake Middle

Pre-registration required.  If you have a membership call 458-6610 to enroll at no fee.  At least 15 registrations are required for Play Time dates to be held.  Any cancelation will be posted the day before and those registered will be refunded.    Tempered glass is not allowed in any district pool.

Lap Swim                                (Ages 13+)    $3.00

Monday  8:00-9:00PM  Oltman Middle Pool                                         Tuesday  8:00-9:00PM  Lake Middle Pool                                             Wednesday  8:00-9:00PM  Oltman Middle Pool                             Thursday  8:00-9:00PM  Lake Middle Pool                                       Saturdays  8:00-9:00AM  Jan. 6-Feb 24 Oltman Middle School    

(CGMS March-July, OMS August-February)

Closed:  1/15, 2/6, 2/22, 3/26-3/29

Water Exercise                        (Ages 13+)    $6.00

Monday  8:00-9:00PM  Oltman Middle                                     Tuesday   8:00-9:00PM  (Jan 2-Feb 20 & Mar 6-May 1)                 Wednesday  8:00-9:00PM   Oltman Middle                                 Saturday   8:00-9:00AM   Oltman Middle  (Jan 6-Feb 24)       

(CGMS March-July, OMS August-February)

Closed:  1/15, 2/6, 2/21, 3/24-3/31  

Water Walking                         (Ages 13+)    $3.00

Oltman Middle   Saturday   8:00-9:00AM  (Jan 6-Feb 24)                     (class option AQ22602 - $24)                                                (Mar 10-May12)       (class option AQ63602 - $24) 

Closed: 3/24 & 3/31