UPDATED JUNE 2016: Find swimming lessons for your children with a list of swimming programs for kids in Westchetser County, including Yonkers, New Rochelle, Mount Vernon, White Plains, Peekskill, and Rye.
Fin 2 Swim
Can your child really swim? Has she had lessons for several summers but still won’t put her head under water? Does he run and jump in without knowing how to save himself? Let us help you! One-on-one private lessons will have your child swimming independently from one side of the pool to the other in approximately six weeks. Don’t miss this limited opportunity! Lessons are held in Bergen, Rockland, and Westchester counties, from mid-June through July, and in the Hamptons in August. Call now to reserve your time slot.
JCC of Mid-Westchester
999 Wilmot Road, Scarsdale
TheJCC of Mid-Westchesterhas several types of classes in its Nursery School for children ages 2-5. Three-, 4-, and 5-year-olds enjoy swimming in our indoor heated pool, working off energy in our full-sized gymnasium, climbing in our new playground, and performing skits in our Bendheim Theatre. We offer a variety of sports, martial arts, gymnastics, dance, and academic enrichment classes. Best of all, we utilize our extensive, fully air-conditioned, indoor facilities, as well as our outdoor facilities for extended after-school programming, all under one roof!
Lake Morey Resort
P.O. Box 326, Lake Morey Resort, Fairlee, VT
Nestled in the green Vermont hills above the Connecticut River, Lake Morey Resort provides the perfect getaway any time of year. We are very proud that our guests return year after year, drawn by the natural beauty and genuine hospitality that has set the resort apart for more than a century. Whether you are looking for a convenient four-season resort brimming with activities, a family-friendly setting for vacation or reunion, or just a lakefront location to relax, it’s all at your doorstep at Lake Morey Resort.
Purchase College Aquatics
Christine Klint, director
735 Anderson Hill Road, Purchase
Held in our sparkling six-lane pool, the Purchase College aquatics program runs year-round and features children’s group lessons, parent-and-child classes, and specialty programs, including adult lessons, lifeguarding, SCUBA certification, springboard diving, and private and semi-private lessons. All lessons are taught by certified American Red Cross instructors. Our summer session offers two-week intensives, morning or afternoon classes, as well as private lessons. Adult classes are offered on Tuesday evenings. Sessions run mid-June through mid-August. Register now!
YWCA of White Plains
515 North St., White Plains
Camp Funkist: 914-949-6227 x168
Camp for Children with Developmental Disabilities: 914-949-6227 x108
The YWCA on North Street in White Plains offers great options for summertime fun. Camp Funkist (ages 4-15) provides non-competitive relaxing days of sports, swimming, musical theater arts, nature, science, trips, and other age-appropriate activities; intensive full-day Summer Gymnastics for girls and boys; and Summer Camp for Children with Developmental Disabilities. The YWCA has well-equipped indoor and outdoor facilities. Experienced and qualified staff lead recreational and instructional swimming.