Daily Progress, Jacksonville, TX

June 25, 2013

J’ville YMCA swim lessons begin today

Progress staff reports
Jacksonville Daily Progress

JACKSONVILLE — Beginning today, the YMCA will offer swim lessons for youth ages three to 14 at the Summers A. Norman Aquatic Center at Buckner Family Park in Jacksonville.

Classes will be held Tuesday through Saturday through Aug. 30; a make-up class for the Independence Day holiday is July 12.

Lessons are from 9 to 9:50 a.m.

Lessons are broken down into two groups: Preschoolers ages 3-5 can participate in either the Pike or the Eel classes, while youths ages 6-16 are grouped into Polliwog, Guppy, Minnow, Fish, Flying Fish and Shark classes, with each level learning progressive skills and swimming strokes.

Classes are $60 per child. Register by phone at the Tyler YMCA, 903-593-7327.