Swim Lessons

Red Cross guidelines are followed for our swim lessons. Specific details for each Swim Lesson Levels may be viewed here. Testing is done the first day of class to a help assure participants are in the level best suited for learning. Class sizes are limited and may be combined or cancelled due to low enrollment. Children may be moved into different classes based on skill level. Parks and Recreation will not issue refunds if dates cannot be made up due to weather conditions, acts of God or Aquatic Center availability. 

Cancellation Information

For cancellation information, call 641-754-5779 or visit our Facebook Page.


View each of the 57 evening and morning swim lesson class options, for ages 0 to 110.

Indoor Red Cross Swim Lessons at AEA 267 Pool

Red Cross guidelines are followed. Lessons are anyone from age zero to 100 to participate in swim lessons.

View online Swim Lesson Levels to help determine appropriate level for enrollment.

  • Location: AEA 267 Pool (909 South 12th Street)
  • Classes are 30 minutes
  • Cost: $40 per session
  • Minimum class size: 1
  • Maximum class size: 5

Classes & Dates

View a list of Winter Swim Lesson Classes and Dates.