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Greater Sudbury

Howard Armstrong Recreation Centre

Address:

4040 Elmview Dr.
Hanmer, ON
Phone: 705-688-3906

Pool Policies

Birthday Parties/Pool Rentals

Holiday Closures

Easter Holiday Schedule: 

  • Friday, April 14, 2017 - Closed
  • Saturday, April 15, 2017 - 
    • Public Swim: 6 to 7:25 p.m
  • Sunday, April 16, 2017 - 
    • Lane Swim: 10 a.m -10:55 a.m 
    • Public Swim: 1 p.m- 2:25 p.m.
    • Family 2:30 p.m.-3:25 p.m
  • Monday, April 17, 2017- Closed

All prices are effective April 1, 2017 to March 31, 2018 (H.S.T. included).

Swimming Lesson Fees

Program Price
Parents and Tots $84.00
Gym and Swim $94.00
Preschool 1 to 5 $84.00
Preschool Fitness $84.00
Swimmer 1 to 9 $84.00
Bronze Star $87.00
Bronze Medallion/Emergency First Aid/CPR $147.00
Bronze Cross $149.00
Lifesaving Society Assistant Instructor $147.00
Junior Lifeguard Club $92.00
Endurance Fitness Swimmer $88.00
Teen Swimming Lessons $88.00
Adult Swimming Lessons $96.00

 

Register Online, at your nearest Citizen Service Centre, at your Municipal Pool or dial 3-1-1 for the following sessions.
 

Private and Semi-Private Lessons

Private and Semi-Private Lessons

For more information, or to schedule one-on-one or small group swimming lessons, please visit us in person or call us at 705-688-3906.

  • Private (Three 30-minute lessons): $114.00

  • Semi-Private (Six 30-minute lessons): $114.00

Parents and Tots (Ages 4 months to 3 years)

Ages: 4 months to 3 years

Parents must accompany their child in the pool. Regular diapers are not permitted in the water; babies must wear swim diapers. Please see Pool Admission Policy, Rules and Guidelines.

Spend quality time with your child while you both have fun learning and socializing. Through structured in-water interaction between parent and child, we stress the importance of play by developing positive attitudes and skills in the water. We provide Lifesaving Society Water Smart tips on keeping your child safe in any aquatic setting. Certified instructors provide guidance and answers to your questions.

Register Online, at your nearest Citizen Service Centre, at your Municipal Pool or dial 3-1-1 for the following sessions. 

One 30-minute lesson per week for 8 weeks. 

Families enrolling more than two children qualify for a 50% discount if registered within the regular swim lesson program. (Excludes private, semi-private and advanced lifesaving lessons.)

Spring Session Registration Opens April 13, 2017:

April 24 2017 to June 18 2017

Choose one day and time when registering:

  • Mondays: 6:15 p.m.
  • Tuesdays: 10:30 a.m.
  • Thursdays: 6:00 p.m.
  • Saturdays: 9:00 a.m. or 10:30 a.m.

Summer Session Registration Opens June 23, 2017:

Classes twice a week, for 4 weeks:

July 31, 2017 to August 25, 2017

  • Monday/Wednesday: 6:00 p.m.
  • Tuesday/Thursday: 10:00 a.m.

Gym and Swim (Ages 1 to 3)

Ages: 1 to 3

Children must be able to walk to join this program. Regular diapers are not permitted in the water; babies must wear swim diapers. Please see Pool Admission Policy, Rules and Guidelines.

Enjoy half an hour in the gym and half an hour in the pool. Instructors will lead children and their parent or guardian through 30 minutes of organized playtime in the gym. The second half of the class will be held in the pool where parents will help their child develop positive attitudes and skills in the water. Certified Instructors will provide Lifesaving Society Water Smart tips on keeping your child safe in any aquatic setting. Parents must join their children in both the gym and the pool.

Register Online, at your nearest Citizen Service Centre, at your Municipal Pool or dial 3-1-1 for the following sessions.

Families enrolling more than two children qualify for a 50% discount for additional children if registered within the regular swim lesson program. (Excludes private, semi-private and advanced lifesaving lessons.)

One 60-minute session per week for 8 weeks.

Spring Session Registration Opens April 13, 2017:

April 24 2017 to June 18 2017

Choose one day and time when registering:

  • Tuesdays: 9:15 a.m.
  • Saturdays: 9:00 a.m.

Summer Session Registration: No summer programs available.

Preschool 1 (Ages 3 to 5)

Ages: 3 to 5

Children must be 3 years old prior to the first class. Children who turn 6 years old after completing Preschool 1 must register for Swimmer 1. Please note that programs are offered in both English and French.

With the help of our qualified instructors, preschoolers will have fun learning to get in and out of the water. We will help them jump into shallow water. They will try floats and glide on their front and back, and will learn the importance of wearing a Personal Flotation Device. They will also learn to get their face wet and blow bubbles underwater.

Register Online, at your nearest Citizen Service Centre, at your Municipal Pool or dial 3-1-1 for the following sessions.

Families enrolling more than two children qualify for a 50% discount for additional children if registered within the regular swim lesson program. (Excludes private, semi-private and advanced lifesaving lessons.)

One 30-minute lesson per week for 8 weeks

Spring Session Registration Opens April 13, 2017:

April 24 2017 to June 18 2017

Choose one day and time when registering. Please note that programs are offered in both English and French. Please ensure that you choose the appropriate language of instruction when selecting your program date and time.

Schedule of English and French Sessions:

Language

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Saturday

English

5:30 p.m.

10:00 a.m.

10:30 a.m.

5:45 p.m.

5:30 p.m.

6:00 p.m.

5:30 p.m.

6:30 p.m.

9:00 a.m.

11:45 a.m.

French

7:00 p.m.

5:00 p.m.

 

 

10:30 a.m.

Summer Session Registration Opens June 23, 2017:

Classes twice a week, for 4 weeks:

July 31, 2017 to August 25, 2017

  • Monday/Wednesday: 5:45 p.m. and/or 6:30 p.m.(french)
  • Tuesday/Thursday: 10:45 a.m.

 

Preschool 2 (Ages 3 to 5)

Ages: 3 to 5

Children must be 3 years old prior to the first class and be comfortable in the water. Children who turn 6 years old after completing Preschool 2 must register for Swimmer 1. Please note that programs are offered in both English and French.

These preschoolers will learn to jump into shallow water by themselves, and get in and get out of the pool while wearing a Personal Flotation Device. They will submerge and exhale underwater. They will also learn to swim with a buoyant aid and work on moving through the water on their front and back while kicking their feet.

Register Online, at your nearest Citizen Service Centre, at your Municipal Pool or dial 3-1-1 for the following sessions.

Families enrolling more than two children qualify for a 50% discount for additional children if registered within the regular swim lesson program. (Excludes private, semi-private and advanced lifesaving lessons.)

One 30-minute lesson per week for 8 weeks

Spring Session Registration Opens April 13, 2017:

April 24 2017 to June 18 2017

Choose one day and time when registering. Please note that programs are offered in both English and French. Please ensure that you choose the appropriate language of instruction when selecting your program date and time.

Schedule of English and French Sessions:

Language

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Saturday

English

5:30 p.m.

10:30 a.m.

5:30 p.m.

6:30 p.m.

6:15 p.m.

5:00 p.m.

6:30 p.m.

9:30 a.m.

11:15 a.m.

French

7:00 p.m.

6:00 p.m.

6:00 p.m.

 

10:30 a.m.

11:45 a.m.

Summer Session Registration Opens June 23, 2017:

Classes twice a week, for 4 weeks:

July 31, 2017 to August 25, 2017

  • Monday/Wednesday: 5:00 p.m. (French) and/or 6:30 p.m.
  • Tuesday/Thursday: 10:45 a.m.

 

Preschool 3 (Ages 3 to 5)

Ages: 3 to 5

Children must have successfully completed Preschool 2. Please note that programs are offered in both English and French.

These youngsters will jump into shallow and deep water wearing a Personal Flotation Device. They will learn to swim distances of 3 to 5 metres on their front and back. They will also be taught to recover objects from the bottom of the pool.

Register Online, at your nearest Citizen Service Centre, at your Municipal Pool or dial 3-1-1 for the following sessions.

Families enrolling more than two children qualify for a 50% discount for additional children if registered within the regular swim lesson program. (Excludes private, semi-private and advanced lifesaving lessons.)

One 30-minute lesson per week for 8 weeks

Spring Session Registration Opens April 13, 2017:

April 24 2017 to June 18 2017

Choose one day and time when registering. Please note that programs are offered in both English and French. Please ensure that you choose the appropriate language of instruction when selecting your program date and time.

Schedule of English and French Sessions:

Language

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Saturday

English

5:30 p.m.

6:00 p.m.

10:00 a.m.

6:00 p.m.

6:30 p.m.

5:30 p.m.

7:00 p.m.

5:00 p.m.

6:00 p.m.

9:00 a.m.

11:30 a.m.

French

6:30 p.m.

5:00 p.m.

6:30 p.m.

5:30 p.m.

9:30 a.m.

11:00 a.m.

Summer Session Registration Opens June 23, 2017:

Classes twice a week, for 4 weeks:

July 31, 2017 to August 25, 2017

  • Monday/Wednesday: 5:30 p.m. and/or 6:30 p.m. (French)
  • Tuesday/Thursday: 10:30 a.m.

Preschool 4 (Ages 3 to 5)

Ages: 3 to 5

Children must have successfully completed Preschool 3. Please note that programs are offered in both English and French.

Advanced preschoolers will learn to do solo jumps into deeper water and get out by themselves. They will do sideways entries and open their eyes underwater. They will master a short swim on their front while wearing a lifejacket and learn to glide and kick on their side.

Register Online, at your nearest Citizen Service Centre, at your Municipal Pool or dial 3-1-1 for the following sessions.

Families enrolling more than two children qualify for a 50% discount for additional children if registered within the regular swim lesson program. (Excludes private, semi-private and advanced lifesaving lessons.)

One 30-minute lesson per week for 8 weeks

Spring Session Registration Opens April 13, 2017:

April 24 2017 to June 18 2017

Choose one day and time when registering. Please note that programs are offered in both English and French. Please ensure that you choose the appropriate language of instruction when selecting your program date and time.

Schedule of English and French Sessions:

Language

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Saturday

English

7:00 p.m.

5:00 p.m.

7:00 p.m.

5:00 p.m.

10:00 a.m.

French

 

6:30 p.m.

5:30 p.m.

6:30 p.m.

11:00 a.m.

Summer Session Registration Opens June 23, 2017:

Classes twice a week, for 4 weeks:

July 31, 2017 to August 25, 2017

  • Monday/Wednesday: 5:45 p.m.
  • Tuesday/Thursday: 11:15 a.m.

Preschool 5 (Ages 3 to 5)

Ages: 3 to 5

Children must have successfully completed Preschool 4. Please note that programs are offered in both English and French.

While wearing a Personal Flotation Device (PFD), these youngsters get more adventurous with a forward roll entry into the pool. They will also tread water for 10 seconds. They will work on front and back crawl for 5 metres as well as whip kick in a vertical position for 20 seconds with a PFD or buoyant aid.

Register Online, at your nearest Citizen Service Centre, at your Municipal Pool or dial 3-1-1 for the following sessions.

Families enrolling more than two children qualify for a 50% discount for additional children if registered within the regular swim lesson program. (Excludes private, semi-private and advanced lifesaving lessons.)

One 30-minute lesson per week for 8 weeks

Spring Session Registration Opens April 13, 2017:

April 24 2017 to June 18 2017

Choose one day at time of registration. Please note that programs are offered in both English and French. Please ensure that you choose the appropriate language of instruction when selecting your program date and time.

Schedule of English and French Sessions:

Language

Monday

Tuesday

Thursday

Saturday

English

7:00 p.m.

5:00 p.m.

5:45 p.m.

10:00 a.m.

French

 

5:30 p.m.

6:30 p.m.

11:00 a.m.

Summer Session Registration Opens June 23, 2017:

Classes twice a week, for 4 weeks:

July 31, 2017 to August 25, 2017

  • Monday/Wednesday: 5:45 p.m.
  • Tuesday/Thursday: 11:15 a.m.

 

Preschool Fitness (Ages 3 to 5)

Ages: 3 to 5

This program is designed for those children who have completed preschool 5, but are not old enough to participate in the Swimmer Level. Instructors teach kicking, interval training, proper techniques for front and back crawl and whip kick.

Families enrolling more than two children qualify for a 50% discount for additional children if registered within the regular swim lesson program. (Excludes private, semi-private and advanced lifesaving lessons.)

Register Online, at your nearest Citizen Service Centre, at your Municipal Pool or dial 3-1-1 for the following sessions. 

One 30-minute lesson per week for 8 weeks

Spring Session Registration Opens April 13, 2017:

April 24 2017 to June 18 2017

Choice of one day only:

  • Mondays: 6:30 p.m.
  • Summer Session Registration: No Summer Program available.

     

Swimmer 1 (Ages 6+)

Ages: 6 and up

Children must be 6 years old prior to the first class. Please note that programs are offered in both English and French.

These beginners will become comfortable jumping into the water with and without a Personal Flotation Device. They will learn to open their eyes, exhale and hold their breath underwater. They will gain the skills to confidently retrieve objects from the bottom of the pool. They will work on floats, glides and kick through the water on their front and back.

Register Online, at your nearest Citizen Service Centre, at your Municipal Pool or dial 3-1-1 for the following sessions.

Families enrolling more than two children qualify for a 50% discount for additional children if registered within the regular swim lesson program. (Excludes private, semi-private and advanced lifesaving lessons.)

One 45-minute lesson per week for 8 weeks

Spring Session Registration Opens April 13, 2017:

April 24 2017 to June 18 2017

Choose one day and time when registering. Please note that programs are offered in both English and French. Please ensure that you choose the appropriate language of instruction when selecting your program date and time.

Schedule of English and French Sessions:

Language

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Saturday

English

5:30 p.m.

6:45 p.m.

6:15 p.m.

5:30 p.m.

5:00 p.m.

10:00 a.m.

11:15 a.m.

French

 

5:30 p.m.

6:45 p.m.

5:45 p.m.

11:45 a.m.

Summer Session Registration Opens June 23, 2017:

Classes twice a week, for 4 weeks:

July 31, 2017 to August 25, 2017

  • Monday/Wednesday: 5:00 p.m. (French) and/or 6:15 p.m.
  • Tuesday/Thursday: 11:15 a.m.

 

Swimmer 2 (Ages 6+)

Ages: 6 and up

Children must be 6 years old prior to the first class and have completed Swimmer 1 or Preschool 4 or Preschool 5. Please note that programs are offered in both English and French.

These 2nd level beginners will jump into deeper water, and learn to be comfortable rolling sideways into the water wearing a Personal Flotation Device. They will be able to support themselves at the surface without an aid, learn whip kick in a vertical position with an aid, and swim the front and back crawl to distances of 10 metres.

Register Online, at your nearest Citizen Service Centre, at your Municipal Pool or dial 3-1-1 for the following sessions.

Families enrolling more than two children qualify for a 50% discount for additional children if registered within the regular swim lesson program. (Excludes private, semi-private and advanced lifesaving lessons.)

One 45-minute lesson per week for 8 weeks

Spring Session Registration Opens April 13, 2017:

April 24 2017 to June 18 2017

Choose one day and time when registering. Please note that programs are offered in both English and French. Please ensure that you choose the appropriate language of instruction when selecting your program date and time.

Schedule of English and French Sessions:

Language

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Saturday

English

5:30 p.m.

6:00 p.m.

6:45 p.m.

5:45 p.m.

5:30 p.m.

6:30 p.m.

5:30 p.m.

6:15 p.m.

9:00 a.m.

10:30 a.m.

French

 

6:15 p.m.

6:00 p.m.

 

11:45 a.m.

Summer Session Registration Opens June 23, 2017:

Classes twice a week, for 4 weeks:

July 31, 2017 to August 25, 2017

  • Monday/Wednesday: 5:00 p.m. and/or 5:45 p.m. (French)
  • Tuesday/Thursday: 10:30 a.m.

 

Swimmer 3 (Ages 6+)

Ages: 6 and up

Children must have successfully completed Swimmer 2. Please note that programs are offered in both English and French.

These junior swimmers will learn to kneel-dive and roll into the water. New skills will be introduced such as handstands and in-water somersaults. They will work on the proper mechanics for front and back crawl for 15 metres.  They will also perform interval training 4 x 15 meters using flutter kick while improving endurance.

Register Online, at your nearest Citizen Service Centre, at your Municipal Pool or dial 3-1-1 for the following sessions.

Families enrolling more than two children qualify for a 50% discount for additional children if registered within the regular swim lesson program. (Excludes private, semi-private and advanced lifesaving lessons.)

One 45-minute lesson per week for 8 weeks

Spring Session Registration Opens April 13, 2017:

April 24 2017 to June 18 2017

Choose one day and time when registering. Please note that programs are offered in both English and French. Please ensure that you choose the appropriate language of instruction when selecting your program date and time.

Schedule of English and French Sessions:

Language

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Saturday

English

6:00 p.m.

5:00 p.m.

6:00 p.m.

5:30 p.m.

9:00 a.m.

10:45 a.m.

French

5:30 p.m.

 

6:45 p.m.

6:15 p.m.

9:45 a.m.

Summer Session Registration Opens June 23, 2017:

Classes twice a week, for 4 weeks:

July 31, 2017 to August 25, 2017

  • Monday/Wednesday: 5:00 p.m. (French) and/or 6:15 p.m.
  • Tuesday/Thursday: 10:00 a.m.

 

Swimmer 4 (Ages 6+)

Ages: 6 and up

Children must have successfully completed Swimmer 3. Please note that programs are offered in both English and French.

These intermediate swimmers will refine their diving skills. They will wrestle with whip kick, this time learning to perform the kick on their front. They will also learn the next step in breaststroke by practicing drills to work on their breaststroke arms. They will learn to swim underwater and tread water for one minute. As well as learning new skills, they will build their endurance. For this level, swimmers will perform interval training 4 x 25 metres using front or back crawl.

Register Online, at your nearest Citizen Service Centre, at your Municipal Pool or dial 3-1-1 for the following sessions.

Families enrolling more than two children qualify for a 50% discount for additional children if registered within the regular swim lesson program. (Excludes private, semi-private and advanced lifesaving lessons.)

One 45-minute lesson per week for 8 weeks

Spring Session Registration Opens April 13, 2017:

April 24 2017 to June 18 2017

Choose one day at time of registration. Please note that programs are offered in both English and French. Please ensure that you choose the appropriate language of instruction when selecting your program date and time.

Schedule of English and French Sessions:

Language

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Saturday

English

5:30 p.m.

6:15 p.m.

6:15 p.m.

 

9:00 a.m.

French

6:45 p.m.

 

 

5:00 p.m.

11:00 a.m.

Summer Session Registration Opens June 23, 2017:

Classes twice a week, for 4 weeks:

July 31, 2017 to August 25, 2017

  • Monday/Wednesday: 5:30 p.m. and/or 6:15 p.m. (French)
  • Tuesday/Thursday: 10:00 a.m.

Swimmer 5 (Ages 6+)

Ages: 6 and up

Children must have successfully completed Swimmer 4.

These swimmers will master shallow dive entries and cannonballs, eggbeater kicks, and in-water backward somersaults. They will refine their front and back crawl with over 50-metre swims of each. They will also put together the whip kick and breaststroke arms to perform the breaststroke. They will pick up the pace in 25-metre sprints and perform interval training of 4 x 50 metres using front or back crawl.

Register Online, at your nearest Citizen Service Centre, at your Municipal Pool or dial 3-1-1 for the following sessions.

Families enrolling more than two children qualify for a 50% discount for additional children if registered within the regular swim lesson program. (Excludes private, semi-private and advanced lifesaving lessons.)

One 45-minute lesson per week for 8 weeks

Spring Session Registration Opens April 13, 2017:

April 24 2017 to June 18 2017

Choose one day at time of registration:

  • Mondays: 6:45 p.m.
  • Tuesdays: 5:00 p.m.
  • Wednesdays: 6:15 p.m.
  • Thursdays: 6:15 p.m.
  • Saturdays: 9:45 a.m.

Summer Session Registration Opens June 23, 2017:

Classes twice a week, for 4 weeks:

July 31, 2017 to August 25, 2017

  • Monday/Wednesday: 5:00 p.m.
  • Tuesday/Thursday: 11:00 a.m.

Swimmer 6 (Ages 6+)

Ages: 6 and up

Children must have successfully completed Swimmer 5.

These advanced swimmers will rise to the challenge of sophisticated aquatic skills like compact jump entries, stride entry into deep water, and lifesaving kicks like the eggbeater and scissor kick. They will develop strength and power in head-up breaststroke sprints over 25 meters. They will also perform interval training and 300-metre workouts.

Register Online, at your nearest Citizen Service Centre, at your Municipal Pool or dial 3-1-1 for the following sessions.

Families enrolling more than two children qualify for a 50% discount for additional children if registered within the regular swim lesson program. (Excludes private, semi-private and advanced lifesaving lessons.)

One 45-minute lesson per week for 8 weeks

Spring Session Registration Opens April 13, 2017:

April 24 2017 to June 18 2017

Choose one day at time of registration:

  • Tuesdays: 5:30 p.m.
  • Wednesdays: 6:45 p.m.
  • Saturdays: 9:45 a.m.

Summer Session Registration Opens June 23, 2017:

Classes twice a week, for 4 weeks:

July 31, 2017 to August 25, 2017

  • Monday/Wednesday: 5:00 p.m.
  • Tuesday/Thursday: 11:00 a.m.

Swimmer 7 - Rookie Patrol (Ages 6+)

Ages: 6 and up

Children must have successfully completed Swimmer 6.

Swimmers continue stroke development with 50 meter swims of front crawl, back crawl and breaststroke. Lifesaving sport skills include a 25 metre obstacle swim and 15 metre object carry. First Aid focuses on assessment of conscious victims, contacting EMS, and treatment for bleeding. Fitness improves in 350 metre workouts and 100 metre timed swims.

Register Online, at your nearest Citizen Service Centre, at your Municipal Pool or dial 3-1-1 for the following sessions.

Families enrolling more than two children qualify for a 50% discount for additional children if registered within the regular swim lesson program. (Excludes private, semi-private and advanced lifesaving lessons.)

One 45-minute lesson per week for 8 weeks

Spring Session Registration Opens April 13, 2017:

April 24 2017 to June 18 2017

Choose one day at time of registration:

  • Wednesdays: 5:30 p.m.
  • Saturdays: 12:15 p.m.

Summer Session Registration Opens June 23, 2017:

Classes twice a week, for 4 weeks:

July 31, 2017 to August 25, 2017

  • Monday/Wednesday: 5:45 p.m.
  • Tuesday/Thursday: 11:15 a.m.

Swimmer 8 - Ranger Patrol (Ages 6+)

Ages: 6 and up

Children must have successfully completed Swimmer 7 (Rookie Patrol).

Swimmers develop better strokes over 75 metre swims of each stroke. They tackle lifesaving sport skills in a lifesaving medley, timed object support, and rescue with a buoyant aid. First Aid focuses on assessment of unconscious victims, treatment of victims in shock and obstructed airway procedures. Skill drills develop a strong lifesaving foundation.

Register Online, at your nearest Citizen Service Centre, at your Municipal Pool or dial 3-1-1 for the following sessions.

Families enrolling more than two children qualify for a 50% discount for additional children if registered within the regular swim lesson program. (Excludes private, semi-private and advanced lifesaving lessons.)

One 45-minute lesson per week for 8 weeks

Spring Session Registration Opens April 13, 2017:

April 24 2017 to June 18 2017

Choose one day at time of registration:

  • Wednesdays: 5:30 p.m.
  • Saturdays: 12:15 p.m.

Summer Session Registration Opens June 23, 2017:

Classes twice a week, for 4 weeks:

July 31, 2017 to August 25, 2017

  • Monday/Wednesday: 5:45 p.m.
  • Tuesday/Thursday: 11:15 a.m.

Swimmer 9 - Star Patrol (Ages 6+)

Ages: 6 and up

Children must have successfully completed Swimmer 8 (Ranger Patrol).

Swimmers are challenged with 600 metre workouts, 300 metre timed swims and a 25 metre object carry. Strokes are refined over 100 metre swims. First Aid focuses on treatment of bone or joint injuries and respiratory emergencies including asthma and allergic reactions. Lifesaving skills include defense methods, victim removals, and rolling over and supporting a victim face up in shallow water.

Register Online, at your nearest Citizen Service Centre, at your Municipal Pool or dial 3-1-1 for the following sessions.

Families enrolling more than two children qualify for a 50% discount if registered within the regular swim lesson program. (Excludes private, semi-private and advanced lifesaving lessons.)

One 45-minute lesson per week for 8 weeks

Spring Session Registration Opens April 13, 2017:

April 24 2017 to June 18 2017

Choose one day at time of registration.

  • Tuesdays: 7:00 p.m.
  • Saturdays: 12:15 p.m.

Summer Session Registration Opens June 23, 2017:

Classes twice a week, for 4 weeks:

July 31, 2017 to August 25, 2017

  • Monday/Wednesday: 5:45 p.m.
  • Tuesday/Thursday: 11:15 a.m.

Teen Swimming Lessons (Age 13+)

Teen swimming lessons are for youth aged 12 to 17 who would like to learn how to swim or improve their stroke technique and overall fitness.

Register Online, at your nearest Citizen Service Centre, at your Municipal Pool or dial 3-1-1 for the following sessions.

One 45-minute lesson per week for 8 weeks

Spring Session Registration Opens April 13, 2017:

April 24 2017 to June 18, 2017

Choice of one day only:

  • Tuesdays: 7:15 p.m.
  • Saturdays: 12:15 p.m.

Summer Session Registration: No summer programs available. 

Bronze Medallion and Emergency First Aid/CPR

Must be at least 13 years of age or 12 years of age with Bronze Star certification.

This course teaches an understanding of the lifesaving principles embodied in the four components of water-rescue education: judgment, knowledge, skill and fitness. Rescuers learn tows and carries, as well as defence methods and releases in preparation for challenging and risky rescues involving conscious and unconscious victims. Lifesavers develop stroke efficiency and endurance in a 500 metre timed swim. Bronze Medallion is recognized as the waterfront supervisory certification for Ontario's Recreational Camp Regulation 568.

Register Online, at your nearest Citizen Service Centre, at your Municipal Pool or dial 3-1-1 for the following sessions.

One lesson per week for 7 weeks

Spring Session Registration Opens April 13, 2017:

April 24, 2017 to June 18, 2017

Choice of one day only:

  • Sundays: 5:15 p.m. to 7:45 p.m.

Summer Session Registration: No summer programs available. 

Bronze Star

Requires successful completion of Swimmer 6, Swimmer 7, Swimmer 8 or Swimmer 9

Participants develop problem-solving and decision-making skills individually and in pairs. Candidates learn CPR and develop the lifesaving skills needed to be their own lifeguard. This includes a timed 400-metre swim.

Register Online, at your nearest Citizen Service Centre, at your Municipal Pool or dial 3-1-1 for the following sessions.

One lesson per week for 8 weeks (course manual extra)

Spring Session Registration Opens April 13, 2017:

April 24 2017 to June 18, 2017

Choose one day at time of registration:

  • Saturdays: Noon
  • Tuesdays: 7:00 p.m.

Summer Session Registration: No summer programs available.

Bronze Cross

Must have Btonze Medallion and Emergency First Aid Certifications

This course is designed for lifesavers who want the challenge of more advanced training including an introduction to safe supervision in aquatic facilities. Bronze Cross is a prerequisite for all advanced training programs including National Lifeguard and Instructor certification. Includes a timed 600 metre swim. Bronze Cross is recognized as an assistant lifeguard certificate in Ontario Regulation 565 governing public swimming pools.

Register Online, at your nearest Citizen Service Centre, at your Municipal Pool or dial 3-1-1 for the following sessions.

One lesson per week for 7 weeks (course manual extra)

Spring Session Registration Opens April 13, 2017:

April 24, 2017 to June 18, 2017

Choice of one day only:

  • Sundays: 5:15 p.m. to 7:45 p.m.

Summer Session Registration: No summer programs available. 

LSS Assistant Instructor (Ages 14+)

Ages: 14 and up

Through classroom learning and in-water practice, the Lifesaving Society Assistant Instructor course prepares candidates to help instructors with swimming and lifesaving classes. Candidates are introduced to key principles of learning and teaching while they master basic progressions. The roles and responsibilities of instructors and their assistants are emphasized. Prerequisites: 14 years of age by the end of the course; Bronze Cross or higher certification (need not be current). 

Register Online, at your nearest Citizen Service Centre, at your Municipal Pool or dial 3-1-1 for the following sessions.

Fee: 147.00

Registration Opens April 13th at 7:30 a.m:

May 7th, 2017 to June 18th, 2017 (No Class May 21st, 2017)

Choice of one day only:

  • Sundays: 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. 

Junior Lifeguard Club

Ages: 8 to 15

The Junior Lifeguard Club (JLC) offers serious fun for kids between 8 and 15 years of age who can swim at least 25 metres and tread water for two minutes. The Junior Lifeguard Club is for quick learners who thrive in an energetic learning environment and want more than lessons. Building on skills they already have, they will develop and improve swimming and other aquatic skills with emphasis on: swimming skills, lifesaving skills, lifesaving knowledge, leadership and teamwork, community education, competition and personal fitness. Club members will also create and execute their own Water Smart® community education projects.

Register Online, at your nearest Citizen Service Centre, at your Municipal Pool or dial 3-1-1 for the following sessions.

One 60 minute lesson per week for 8 weeks

Spring Session Registration Opens April 13, 2017:

April 24 2017 to June 18 2017

Choice of one day only:

  • Sundays: 4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Summer Session Registration: No summer programs available.

 

Endurance Fitness Swimmer

The Fitness Swimmer program is for swimmers of any age who want to improve their overall physical fitness in the water. Fitness Swimmer provides a structured approach based on accepted training principles and practices including interval training. Participants set their own goals.

Register Online, at your nearest Citizen Service Centre, at your Municipal Pool or dial 3-1-1 for the following sessions.

One 45 minute lesson per week for 8 weeks

Spring Session Registration Opens April 13, 2017:

April 24, 2017 to June 18, 2017

Choose one day at time of registration.

  • Mondays: 6:15 p.m.
  • Tuesdays: 7:15 p.m.
  • Saturdays: 12:15 p.m.

Summer Session Registration Opens June 23, 2017:

Classes twice a week, for 4 weeks:

July 31, 2017 to August 25, 2017

  • Monday/Wednesday: 6:15 p.m.

Adult Swimming Lessons

Whether you’re just starting out or just want help with your strokes, our adult program is for the young at heart – no matter what your age. Set your own goals. Work with certified instructors to learn to swim, or improve your current swimming ability and water fitness. You will develop water confidence and smooth recognizable strokes good enough for lane swimming and fit enough for the beach. We incorporate Lifesaving Society Water Smart® education in all adult levels.

Register Online, at your nearest Citizen Service Centre, at your Municipal Pool or dial 3-1-1 for the following sessions.

One lesson per week for 8 weeks

Spring Session Registration Opens April 13, 2017:

April 24 2017 to June 18 2017

Choose one day at time of registration.

  • Tuesdays: 11:15 a.m. to Noon or 7:15 to 8:00 p.m.  (Beginners and Advanced)

Summer Session Registration: No summer programs available.


 

All prices are effective April 1, 2017 to March 31, 2018 (H.S.T. included).

Public Swim Fees

Age One Swim 10 Swims 3 Months
17 and under or with student card $4.00 $39.00 $78.00
Adult (18 to 64) $5.50 $45.00 $103.00
Senior (65 and up) $4.00 $39.00 $78.00
Family (2 adults + children) $11.00 $91.00 $181.00

Public Swim 

Our public swim is open for all ages to enjoy. Registration is not required. Regular diapers are not permitted in the water; babies must wear swim diapers. Please see Pool Admission Policy, Rules and Guidelines.

 
Public Swim Schedule ( January 2 to June 18 2017):
  • Tuesdays: Noon to 12:55 p.m. (one lane available)

  • Wednesdays: 7:30 p.m. to 8:25 p.m.
  • Thursdays: Noon to 12:55 p.m. (one lane available)
  • Saturdays: 6:00 p.m. to 7:25 p.m.
  • Sundays: 1:00 p.m. to 2:25 p.m.
Public Swim Schedule( July 4  to July 28  2017):        
  • Monday:11:00 a.m. -11:55 p.m.
  • Wednesday:12:00 p.m. to 1:25 p.m.
  • Friday:11:00 a.m. -11:55 p.m.
Public Swim Schedule ( January 2 to June 18 2017):
  • Tuesday:12:00 p.m. -12:55 p.m. & 6:00 p.m. to 7:25 p.m.
  • Thursday:12:00 p.m. -12:55 p.m. & 6:00 p.m. to 7:25 p.m.
  • Friday:1:00 p.m. -1:55 p.m. & 6:00 p.m. to 7:25 p.m.

Family Swim ( January 2 to June 18 2017)

Our family swim provides all members of the family the opportunity to enjoy swimming together. Registration is not required. All children must be accompanied in the water by an adult. Regular diapers are not permitted in the water; babies must wear swim diapers. Please see Pool Admission Policy, Rules and Guidelines.

Family Swim Schedule:
  • Mondays: 7:30 p.m. to 8:25 p.m.
  • Thursdays: 7:00 p.m. to 7:55 p.m.
  • Fridays: 6:00 p.m. to 7:25 p.m.
  • Sundays: 2:30 p.m. to 3:25 p.m.

Family Swim Schedule: 

Family swim programs will return in the fall. Please see public times for summer hours.

 

Adult Swim

Registration is not required. Swimmers must be age 18 and up.


Adult Swim Schedule ( January 2 to June 18 2017):

Day

Morning

Evening

Monday

9:00 a.m. to  9:55 a.m.

8:30 p.m. to  9:25 p.m.

Wednesday

9:00 a.m. to 9:55 a.m.

8:30 p.m. to  9:25 p.m.

Friday

9:00 a.m. to  9:55 a.m.

8:30 p.m. to  9:25 p.m.

Adult Swim Schedule  ( July 4  to July 28  2017):        
  • Monday: 9:00 a.m. to  9:55 a.m.

  • Wednesday: 9:00 a.m. to  9:55 a.m.

  • Friday: 9:00 a.m. to  9:55 a.m.

Adult Swim Schedule ( July 31 to August  25  2017):                
  • Monday: 9:00 a.m. to  9:55 a.m. & 7:00 p.m. to 7:55 p.m.

  • Wednesday: 9:00 a.m. to  9:55 a.m.

  • Friday: 9:00 a.m. to  9:55 a.m.

Lane Swim

Lane swim is open to individuals looking to swim lengths for endurance, fitness and exercise.  During designated lane swims, the pool will be divided into lanes and participants are encouraged to swim in the lane that best matches their speed and ability.


Lane Swim Schedule ( January 2 to June 18):

Day

Morning

Evening

Monday

8:00 a.m. to 8:55 a.m.

N/A

Tuesday

9:00 a.m. to 9:55 a.m.

8:45 p.m. to 9:25 p.m.

Wednesday

8:00 a.m. to 8:55 a.m.

N/A

Thursday

9:00 a.m. to 9:55 a.m.

8:45 p.m. to 9:25 p.m.

Sunday

10:00 a.m. to 10:55 a.m.

N/A
Lane Swim (July 31 to August 25 2017):
  • Tuesday: 9:00 a.m. to 9:55 a.m.
  • Thursday: 9:00 a.m. to 9:55 a.m.


Feel Free to Feel Fit ( January 2 to June 18 2017)

Enjoy one free swim each week! After each free swim, speak to front desk staff about free return transportation aboard Greater Sudbury Transit.

Registration is not required. Children age 10 and under must be accompanied by an adult age 16 or over and must remain within arm’s reach of that adult. Regular diapers are not permitted in the water; babies must wear swim diapers. Please see Pool Admission Policy, Rules and Guidelines. 

  • Fridays: 7:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.


Adult/Parent and Tot Swim   

Ages: Adults and Adults with children age 5 and under

No registration required. Regular diapers are not permitted in the water; babies must wear swim diapers. Please see Pool Admission Policy, Rules and Guidelines.

This open swim is for adults and adults with children age 5 and under. It is an opportunity to swim with your child in an atmosphere where only adults and children of the same age group are present. No instruction or programming is provided. One lane is set aside for adults who want to swim laps. Regular diapers are not allowed in the pool.

 
Adult/Parents and Tot Swim Schedule  ( January 2 to June 18 2017):        
  • Mondays: Noon to 1:25 p.m.
  • Wednesdays: Noon to 1:25 p.m.
  • Fridays: Noon to 12:55 p.m.
Adult/Parents and Tot Swim Schedule  ( July 4  to July 28  2017):        
  • Monday: Noon to 12:55 p.m.
  • Friday Noon to 12:55 p.m.
Adult/Parents and Tot Swim Schedule  ( July 31 to August  25  2017):        
  • Monday: Noon to 12:55 p.m.
  • Wednesday: Noon to 12:55 p.m.
  • Friday: Noon to 12:55 p.m. 

All prices are effective April 1, 2017 to March 31, 2018 (H.S.T. included).

Aqua Fitness Fees 

Includes Parent and Tot Aquacise, Aquacise, AquaTherapy, Deep Water Aquacise, Advanced Aquatic Boot Camp, and Aqua Zumba®.

Class Adult (18 to 64) Senior (65 and up)
1 class $13.00 $13.00
5 classes $47.00 $40.00
10 classes $97.00 $75.00
15 classes $125.00 $102.00
20 classes $161.00 $129.00
40 classes $245.00 $196.00

(All prices include H.S.T.)

Parent and Tot Aquacise (Starting September 6, 2016 to June18, 2017)    

Ages: 6 months to 18 months

No registration required. Regular diapers are not permitted in the water; babies must wear swim diapers. 

This program is designed to help parents maintain and enjoy fitness as they exercise with their baby (age 6 months to 18 months). Classes combine music, movement, water play, functional exercise and parent-child bonding time.

Parent and Tot Aquacise Schedule:
  • Tuesdays: 11:00 a.m.

Parent and Tot Aquacise will return in the  fall. 

Aquacise

No registration required! Aquacise is an instructor-led, low-impact program that provides a full body workout for people of any age.  Each session takes place in the shallow end of the pool. Move along to the music and work at a pace that is comfortable for you. Pool noodles and other aquatic equipment are used to ensure a full body workout.  A good comfort level with the water is required.

 
Aquacise Schedule (Starting September 6):
  • Mondays: 10:00 a.m.
  • Tuesdays: 1:00 p.m. or 8:00 p.m.
  • Wednesdays: 10:00 a.m.
  • Thursdays: 1:00 p.m. or 8:00 p.m.

Aquacise Schedule (Starting July 4, 2017 to July 28, 2017)):

  • No summer programs available

Aquacise Schedule (Starting July 31, 2017 to August 25, 2017):

  • Monday: 10:00-10:45 a.m. 
  • Tuesday: 7:00 p.m.-7:45p.m.
  • Wednesday: 10:00-10:45 a.m. 

AquaTherapy

No registration required! AquaTherapy is a slow and therapeutic exercise class that focuses on range of movement, stretching, muscle strengthening, and physical rehabilitation. It is geared towards individuals that have arthritis, are recovering from surgery or injury, or have general aches and pains.

 
AquaTherapy Schedule (Starting September 6):
  • Mondays: 11:15 a.m. to Noon
  • Wednesdays: 11:15 a.m. to Noon
  • Fridays: 11:15 a.m. to Noon

AquaTherapy Schedule (Starting July 4, 2017 to July 28, 2017)):

  • Wednesday: 11:15 a.m. to Noon

AquaTherapy  Schedule (Starting July 31, 2017 to August 25, 2017):

  • Monday: 11:15 a.m. to Noon
  • Wednesday: 11:15 a.m. to Noon
  • Friday: 11:15 a.m. to Noon

Deep Water Aquacise

No registration required! Deep Water Aquacise is a full body workout that is done in the deep end of the pool while wearing a flotation belt. It offers a more intense workout than the regular Aquacise class. A high comfort level in the water is required.

 
Deep Water Aquacise Schedule (Starting September 6):
  • Mondays: 10:00 a.m.
  • Tuesdays: 1:00 p.m. or 8:00 p.m.
  • Wednesdays: 10:00 a.m.
  • Thursdays: 1:00 p.m. or 8:00 p.m.
  • Fridays: 11:00 a.m.

Aquacise Schedule (Starting July 4, 2017 to July 28, 2017)):

  • Wednesday: 11:00 a.m. -11:45 a.m. (Deep water only)

Aquacise Schedule (Starting July 31, 2017 to August 25, 2017):

  • Friday: 11:00 a.m. -11:45 a.m. (Deep water only)

Aqua Zumba®  (Starting September 6)

Aqua Zumba® blends the Zumba® philosophy with water resistance and makes for a perfect low impact and fun exercise. Water provides natural resistance and allows for toning without putting impact or pressure on your joints. Stay cool while Latin tunes turn up the heat! No registration required.

Aqua Zumba® Schedule:
  • Mondays: 1:30 p.m.
  • Wednesdays: 1:30 p.m.

Aqua Zumba®   Schedule (Starting July 4, 2017 to July 28, 2017)):

  • No summer programs available

Aqua Zumba®   Schedule (Starting July 31, 2017 to August 25, 2017):

  • No summer programs available