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THE DISTRICT 111 COMMUNITY EDUCATION AQUATICS PROGRAMS 

W-M Community Education offers a comprehensive, year round water instruction program to community members 6 months of age to adult. Aquatics opportunities include a wide range of activities including American Red Cross Learn to Swim Lessons, Watertown Area Swim Kids ( WASK), fitness, lifeguard training, and certifications, open swim, and group rentals. Aquatics program provides opportunities for participants to learn to swim, swim to stay fit, and engage in family fun.

AMERICAN RED CROSS SWIMMING LESSON CURRICULUM

Watertown - Mayer Community Education is proud to offer the American Red Cross Swimming and Water Safety program, which combines the best in swim instruction with an even stronger emphasis on drowning prevention and water safety - ideal for anyone who wants to enjoy the water safely, regardless of age or skill level.

POOL LOCATION

W - M High School / Enter Door # 1

1001 Highway 25 N.W.

Watertown, MN 55388

AMERICAN RED CROSS LEVELS

Please refer to the certificate from your child’s last class or see the Red Cross Learn to Swim Class Descriptions for help determining which level your child is in. If your child is younger than 6 years old register for Parent & Child or Preschool 1-3 classes.

REFUNDS

A $5.00 per participant, per class processing fee will be withheld from all refunds.

ATTENTION PARENTS OF DIAPER AGE CHILDREN

Plastic pants with tight fitting elastic around the legs and waist or a swim diaper must be worn in order to take swimming lessons.

POOL CLOSINGS

If the pool will be closed, efforts will be made to notify participants in the event of contaminationas recommended by the Department of Health.

WSI & LIFEGUARDS WANTED

Community Education is accepting applications for Water Safety Instructors and

Lifeguard positions. Join our Aquatics Team.

Call 952-955-0280 for more information.

WSI & LIFEGUARDS WANTED

Community Education is accepting applications for Water Safety Instructors and Lifeguard positions. Join our Aquatics Team.

Call 952-955-0280 for more information.s Team.

Call 952-955-0280 for more information.

Featured Courses

  • Level 3 Stroke Development(Age 7+)

    Level 3 Stroke Development (Age 7+) Prerequisite: Students must have completed Level 2 or have equivalent skills. Level 3 will build on Level 2 skills by providing additional guided practice in deeper water with increased distance and times. Skill development includes: Jump into deep water & tread water 30 seconds, Diving from a sitting and kneeling position, Rotary breathing, Front crawl, back crawl, elementary backstroke, sidestroke 15 yards, Swim using the dolphin kick for 3-5 body lengths.
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