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Swim Lessons

American Red Cross Swim Lessons in Cincinnati, OhioThe J offers year-round swim lessons for kids of all ages and abilities. Our youth aquatics program is designed to teach personal water safety, stroke development, water sports and games, rescue, and personal growth skills to children. All lessons are taught by certified instructors, and private sessions are available for both children and adults.


Independent Toddler Swim

NEW! Splish splash! Toddlers will have the chance to begin swimming in this energetic class. Instructors will use song and play to make swimming approachable and comfortable. Participants will learn basic swim strokes and functions, while learning about being in a class setting.

Spring Session A: March 19 – April 29
Mondays, 4 – 4:30pm; J Member: $60; public: $80
Wednesdays, 11 – 11:30am; J Member: $75; public: $100
Saturdays, 9 – 9:30am; J Member: $50; public: $75

Spring Session B: April 30 – May 27
Mondays, 4 – 4:30pm; J Member: $60; public: $80
Wednesdays, 11 – 11:30am; J Member: $60; public: $80

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AquaBabies & Tots (With Parents)
Ages 6 months – 3 years
Help your infant become comfortable in the water and learn basic swimming skills.

Spring Session A: March 19 – April 29
Sundays, 9:30 – 10am; J Member: $50; public: $75
Saturdays, 9:30 – 10am; J Member: $50; public: $75
Saturdays, 10 – 10:30am; J Member: $50; public: $75

Spring Session B: April 30 – May 27
Sundays, 9:30 – 10am; J Member: $40; public: $60

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Level 1
Ages 4+
Acclimating to the water, submerging mouth, nose, and eyes, and supported locomotion.

Spring Session A: March 19 – April 29
Sundays, 10 – 10:30am; J Member: $50; public: $75
Mondays, 5:30 – 6pm; J Member: $40; public: $60
Wednesdays, 6 – 6:30pm; J Member: $50; public: $75
Saturdays, 10:30 – 11am; J Member: $50; public: $75

Spring Session B: April 30 – May 27
Sundays, 10 – 10:30am; J Member: $40; public: $60
Mondays, 6 – 6:30pm; J Member: $40; public: $60
Wednesdays, 5 – 5:30pm; J Member: $40; public: $60

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Level 1 and 2
Ages 4+
Begin to submerge head, float, roll over, tread water, and perform combined stroke actions on front and back (skills performed on own or with help).

Spring Session A: March 19 – April 29
Sundays, 9 – 9:30am; J Member: $50; public: $75

Spring Session B: April 30 – May 27
Sundays, 9 – 9:30am; J Member: $40; public: $60

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Level 2
Ages 4+
Begin to submerge head, float and roll over, tread water, and perform combined stroke actions on front and back (on own with no support).

Spring Session A: March 19 – April 29
Sundays, 10:30 – 11am; J Member: $50; public: $135
Mondays, 5 – 5:30pm; J Member: $40; public: $60
Wednesdays, 5:30 – 6pm; J Member: $50; public: $75
Saturdays, 9 – 9:30am; J Member: $50; public: $75

Spring Session B: April 30 – May 27
Sundays, 10:30 – 11am; J Member: $50; public: $135
Mondays, 5 – 5:30pm; J Member: $40; public: $60
Wednesdays, 5:30 – 6pm; J Member: $50; public: $75

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Level 3
Ages 4+
Learn head first entry, change from vertical to horizontal position, and complete 15 ft. of front crawl, back crawl, and butterfly.

Spring Session A: March 19 – April 29
Sundays, 11 – 11:30am; J Member: $50; public: $75
Mondays, 5:30 – 6pm; J Member: $40; public: $60
Saturdays, 11 – 11:30am; J Member: $50; public: $75

Spring Session B: April 30 – May 27
Mondays, 5:30 – 6pm; J Member: $40; public: $60
Wednesdays, 6 – 6:30pm; J Member: $40; public: $60

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Level 4 and 5
Ages 6 +
Must be able to swim a full-length in the lap pool.
Improve your Strokes/Skill Refinement. Great preparation for swim team!

Spring Session A: March 19 – April 29
Sundays, 11:30am – 12pm; J Member: $50; public: $75
Saturdays, 11:30am – 12pm; J Member: $50; public: $75

Spring Session B: April 30 – May 27
Sundays, 11:30am – 12pm; J Member: $50; public: $75

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Accelerated Swim Lessons
Ages 4 +
With lessons twice a week, swimmers gain more repetition leading to higher retention of skills, faster learning, and more practice.

Level 1
Acclimating to the water, submerging mouth, nose, and eyes, and support locomotion.
Spring Session A: March 19 – April 29
Tuesdays and Thursdays, 5:30 – 6pm; J Member: $70; public: $105
Spring Session B: April 30 – May 27
Tuesdays and Thursdays, 5:30 – 6pm; J Member: $70; public: $105

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Level 2
Spring Session A: March 19 – April 29
Tuesdays and Thursdays, 6 – 6:30pm; J Member: $70; public: $105
Spring Session B: April 30 – May 27
Tuesdays and Thursdays, 6 – 6:30pm; J Member: $70; public: $105

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Level 3
Spring Session A: March 19 – April 29
Tuesdays and Thursdays, 6 – 6:30pm; J Member: $70; public: $105
Spring Session B: April 30 – May 27
Tuesdays and Thursdays, 6 – 6:30pm; J Member: $70; public: $105

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Don’t see a class that fits your schedule? We offer private and semi-private lessons, as well as private group classes to fit your needs.

Private Group Class

(30-minute session; 4 – 6 swimmers)

J Member: $10/swimmer; public: $15/swimmer (per class)

Private Lesson

(30-minute session; one swimmer)

J Member: $25; Public: $32.

Semi-private Lesson

(30-minute session; 2 – 3 swimmers, about the same level)

J Member: $35; public: $44

Adult and Child Private Lessons & Swim Training

(30-minute lesson; one swimmer)

J Member: $25; public: $32

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