Learn to Swim
Pool membership is required BEFORE you may sign up for swim lessons. Tag will need to be shown at time of registration in order to participate. Cash, Check or Money Orders are accepted at the pools. No Credit/Debit Cards.
For more information about swim lessons or to sign up, please call the Cheltenham Township Parks and Recreation Department at (215) 887-6200 ext. 227.
1st child in family
2nd child in family
Each additional child in family
Registration is accepted first come, first served. PARENTS ARE PERMITTED TO REGISTER ONLY THEIR OWN CHILDREN. There must be at least 6 participants in order to hold a class. Swimming skills of all participants must be screened by the staff, except those entering Level 1.
June 20, 21 & 22
June 27 - July 15
July 11, 12 & 13
July 18 - August 5
August 1, 2 & 3
August 8 - August 26
Registration times: Monday through Wednesday 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM rain or shine
Most classes are 30 minutes, between 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM, M - F
Learn to Swim Levels
Develop comfort in the water & safe practices
Learn to float without support & recover vertical position
Learn to coordinate front & back crawl; introduces elementary backstroke & treading water; begin diving from side of pool
Improve endurance swimming; introduces breaststroke & sidestroke & turning at the wall
Refine key strokes; introduces butterfly, open turns, feet-first surface dive & springboard dive
Polish strokes for efficiency, power smoothness over greater distances. introduce pike & tuck surface dives
Daily from Noon - 8 p.m.
Holiday Hours (July 4 and September 5):
Noon - 6 p.m.
Saturday, June 18 through
Monday, September 5 (Labor Day)