Swim Lessons


ARCATA COMMUNITY POOL LEARN-TO-SWIM PROGRAM

The Arcata Community Pool's Learn-to-Swim program gives children a positive, developmentally appropriate approach to aquatic learning. These American Red Cross Swimming lessons teach people of all ages to seim and be safe in and around water. Swimming readiness and swim instruction courses within this program include Parent and Child Aquatics, Preschool Aquatics and the Learn-to-Swim courses. Classes are 30 minutes.  Discounts are available for families that qualify for assistance programs: Medical, Cal Works and/or SSI Disability. Potential recipients of our subsidized swim lesson program must sign up in person and show proof of eligibility, including a valid photo ID.
*PRE-REGISTRATION AND PRE-PAYMENT ARE REQUIRED FOR ALL SWIM LESSONS.

Call 707.822.6801 today to reserve your spot.

 

Proposed Summer Swim Lesson Dates 

Session  Sign up  Release Date Session Dates
  • Break
  • Break
  • Break ( May 6- 10, 1 week)
Session 8 4/26/2024 (Friday) May 13 - June 6
  • Break
  • Break
  • Break (June 10 -14, 1 week)
Summer    Mon - Thurs (4 days) for 2 weeks
Session 9 5/31/2024 (Friday) June 17- 20 & 24 -27
  • Break
  • Break
  • Break (July 1- 4, 1 week)
Session 10 6/21/2024 (Friday) July 8- 11 & 15 - 18
Session 11 7/12/2024 (Friday) July 22 - 25 & 29- August 1
Session 12 7/26/2024 (Friday) August 5 - 8 & 12 - 15

 
 

 

EVENING SWIM LESSONS                                  

Session

Levels 

Times Offered 

Session 9
Monday - Thursday
(4 days for 2 weeks) 
10:00am 12:15pm

 June 17- 20 & 24 - 27
Tadpoles

Starfish

Guppies

Seahorse


Adv. Seahorse

Level 1 

Level 2 


Level 3

Level 4

Level 5/6

Adult (18+)


10:30 - 11:00, 
 
10:00 - 10:30, 11:00 - 11:30

10:00 - 10:30, 11:00 - 11:30


10:00 - 10:30, 10:30 - 11:00

11:00 - 11:30

 
10:30 - 11:00, 11:30 - 12:00
 
10:30 - 11:00, 11:00-11:30,
11:30-12:00

10:00 - 10:30, 11:30 - 12:00

11:00 - 11:30

11:30-12:15


Canceled


 

 

Session 9
Monday - Thursday
(4 days for 2 weeks) 
5pm-7:15pm

June 17-20 & 24-27

 


Tadpoles

Starfish

Guppies

Seahorse

Adv. Seashorse

Level 1 

Level 2 


Level 3

Level 4

Level 5/6

Teen (ages 14-17
)


5:30 - 6:00, 

5:00 - 5:30, 

5:00 - 5:30

5:00 - 5:30 

6:00 - 6:30


5:30 - 6:00, 

5:30 - 6:00, 6:30 - 7:00

6:00 - 6:30, 6:30 - 7:00

6:00 - 6:30,

6:30 - 7:15

Canceled
 


PRIVATE SWIM LESSONS
One-on-one and semi-private swim lessons are available for all ages and swimming abilities. 

1 student: $35 per half hour session

2 students: $45 per half hour session 

3 students: $60 per half hour session
 

SCHOOL GROUP LESSONS

We offer 50 minute lessons for schools and other large groups, ages 6 and up, during the school year on weekdays with a 5 - lesson minimum booking. 

1 – 24 participants: $175.00

25 – 35 participants: $235.00
36 - 42 participants: $290.00
​Please call for larger groups.

 

CANCELLATION AND REFUND POLICY

We reserve the right to cancel or modify any activity due to insufficient participation or other conditions beyond our control. When ACP cancels an activity, all fees collected are fully refundable or transferable. Should a class or activity be cancelled by a participant’s own volition, no refunds will be given within seven days prior to the activity. Refund requests more than seven days before the activity will be assessed a $5.00 fee. A transfer may be made one time, and there are no refunds after the initial transfer.