Swim Lessons

Winter Session 2020

January 6th – February 15th, 2020

Winter Session

Members Register December 17th
Community Members Register December 19th


Preschool Lessons:        YMCA Members $42      Community Members $75
School Age Lessons:     YMCA Members $47      Community Members $87

Parent/Child (Ages 6 months- 3 years)

Parent/adult must accompany each child in the water.

Preschool Levels (Ages 3-5)

Preschool Swim Basics (Stages 1-3), Swim strokes Stage 4

Progressive Levels (Ages 6-12)
Swim Basics (Stages 1-3), Stroke Introduction Stage 4, Advanced Swim Strokes (Stages 5-6)

2020 Swim Lesson Schedule

Class you want is full?
We offer waitlists for every swim lesson course! Take advantage by putting your child’s name on the waitlist for the class at no cost to you. Calls* will be made up to the day before classes start if there is an opening or an additional class being added. We do our best to accommodate each student on the waitlists. * Be sure to have an updated phone number on file.

Register on-line at midnight or in person at the YMCA at 6:00 a.m.

Not sure what level to register for?
Take a look at our swim lesson curriculum, or contact Laura for a free swim assessment

PRIVATE SWIM LESSONS (Each lesson is 30 minutes)
Contact Laura to schedule private swim lessons (218) 454- 2561 

Member rate – 1 Lesson $20, 3 lessons $55, 7 lessons, $105
Community Member – 1 lesson $30, 3 lessons $85, 7 lessons $175

SEMI-PRIVATE SWIM LESSONS (Each lesson is 30 minutes)

Member rate – 1 Lesson $15/student, 3 lessons $40/student, 7 lessons, $70/student
Community Member – 1 lesson $25/student, 3 lessons $70/student, 7 lessons $140/student

Family/Special Needs Locker Room Guidelines

For adults with small children of the opposite gender, (father/ daughter, mother/son), children enrolled in Childcare, people with disabilities and/or needing special accommodations. This locker room is co-ed and nudity is not allowed in showers or public part of the locker room. Shower usage is restricted to one adult with or without children. We provide private showers, changing rooms, bathrooms, special needs accessible shower, changing area and bathroom. An infant changing station and vanity area is also available. Cell phone and camera usage is prohibited.

General Statement
Please inform the Y during the enrollment process if you or a family member requires any special accommodation. This information enables the Y to better meet your needs within available resources and to the extent reasonable.

602 Oak St.
Brainerd, MN 56401



Mon-Fri     5:30am-9:45pm     

Sat           7:00am-4:00pm

Sun          11:00am-4:00pm 

*YMCA will be closed Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, and New Year's Day