Swim Lessons (Indoor & Outdoor)
Outdoor Swim Lessons
Red Cross guidelines are followed. Outdoor swim lessons are for anyone from age 3 through adult.
- Preschool classes are 30 minutes; Learn to Swim classes are 45 minutes
- Location: Marshalltown Family Aquatic Center
- Class times: see table below
- Cost: $32 - Preschool & $42 - Learn to Swim
- Classes meet Monday - Thursday **Fridays are make-up days**
- Class size: see table below
- Register Online
- Swim Lesson Skill Levels
Swim Lesson procedures during Covid-19
- Parents will bring swimmer to the entrance of the Aquatic Center.
- Each swimmer’s temperature will be taken (must be below 100.4 to participate)
- Each swimmer will be escorted into and out of the facility by their Instructor
- Parents will not be allowed in the facility
- Swimmers will exit the facility through the west gate.
- Parents are encouraged to park under the viaduct after dropping off swimmer
- Swimmer must come “swim ready” (limited restroom facilities will be available)
- Swimmer will only be able to bring a towel and shoes to wear in & out of facility
- Instructors will wear mask when needed. For levels preschool through level 2, Instructors will be in the water. Levels 3 & 4, Instructors will be on deck but may instruct in water if needed.
- Swimmers will be social distanced while in the water
- Ratio is 1:5 or 1:6
Session 2: Monday - Thursday -- July 13th - 23rd, 2020 (makeups July 17th & 24th)
Session 3: Monday - Thursday -- August 3rd - 13th, 2020 (makeups August 7th & 14th)
|Level:||9:00 am||9:45 am||10:00 am||10:30 am|
|Pre-school w/out parent||max: 10||max: 10||max: 10|
|Pre-school w/parent||max: 10|
|Learn to Swim Level 1||max: 12||max: 12|
|Learn to Swim Level 2||max: 12||max: 12|
|Learn to Swim Level 3||max: 12||max: 12|
|Learn to Swim Level 4||max: 12||max: 12|
Indoor Swim Lessons (Dates coming in September & October)
Red Cross guidelines are followed. Indoor evening swim lessons are for anyone from age 2 months old through adult. Classes are limited to 5 participants.
- Classes are 45-minutes
- Location: Pleasant Hill Pool in the Central Rivers AEA building located at 909 S 12th Street (enter the South driveway to the Southwest pool door).
- Class times: 5:30 pm or 6:20 pm
- Cost for the class is $40 per session
- Classes are on Tuesdays & Thursdays
- Register Online early to insure available space.
|Intro to Water (0-2 years old)||Level 1 - Introduction to Water|
|Pre-School With Parent (3-5 years old)||Level 2 - Fundamental Aquatic Skills|
|Pre-School without Parent (3-5 years old)||Level 3 - Stroke Development|
|Level 4 - Stroke Improvement|
Follow our Marshalltown Parks and Recreation Department Facebook page, local radio stations (AM 1230-KFJB, FM 101.1-KIX, AM 1090-KDAO or FM99.5-KDAO) or call (641) 754-5715 option 2 for updates. Click “Notify Me” to enroll and receive weather related notifications or cancellations via text or email of your choosing.