Swim Lessons

The MCA offers a variety of swim lessons to accommodate all ages and abilities of swimmers. All aquatic programs are open to the public. Community residents may register via their online ActiveNet account, in person at the MCA office, or by filling out the registration form. Nonresidents must complete the Registration Form  or register in person at the MCA office, email  for assistance.  

Non resident registration form

Swim Lesson Descriptions:

Ages: 6 months - 3 years

Parent-Tot – 6-24 months
One parent per child
Water Adjustment- This fun program introduces parents and babies to the water. Skills include water adjustment, leg action, exploring buoyancy on front and back, floating with support and rolling over.
Parent-Tot II – 24 - 36 months
One parent per child
Fundamentals- This fun program introduces parents and children to the basic fundamentals of using games and songs. Skills learned include blowing bubbles, change of direction, floating on front and back (with support) leg and arm action, jumping in and rolling over.

Ages: 3 - 4 years

Preschool 1
3-4 years
Participants will be introduced to basic skills including - blowing bubbles, bobs, water adjustment, kicking, floating and turning over on their back. Class incorporates games, activities and water safety skills. 
Preschool 2
3-4 years
For swimmers that are comfortable with their faces and ears in the water. Class includes stroke development, breath coordination, safety, swimming on front/back and deep-water exploration. 
Preschool 3
3-4 years
For students that are swimming independently without support. Skills taught include rhythmic breathing, front/back crawl, elementary backstroke, sit/kneel dives and changing directions. (Similar skill-set to Station 2.)

Ages: 5+ years

Child/Youth Station 1
5 -yrs & Older
Fundamental Aquatic Skills -Class is for students new to the water.  Level 1 introduces swimmers to fundamental skills such as water entry, exit, and opening eyes underwater, floating, gliding and water safety.   
Child/Youth Station 2
5 -yrs & Older 
Stroke Development - class is for students who can move through the water unassisted.  Skills learned include bobbing rhythmic breathing, front/back crawl, sit/kneel dives, and changing directions
Child / Youth Station 3
5 -yrs & Older
Stroke Improvement is for students ready for deeper waters. Level 3 further builds previous skills learned in addition to swimming underwater, breaststroke, elementary backstroke, side-stroke, butterfly, open turns, compact and stride jumps, surface dives, and water safety.
Child / Youth Station 4
5 -yrs & Older
Stroke Refinement / Fitness Swim designed for students who can swim 25 yard/meter Front, Back & elementary backstroke. Skills learned will include butterfly, breaststroke, sidestroke, flip turns, treading water, shallow dives, including survival floating & water safety. 

Please note: Due to a change in policy we will no longer be able to process registrations over the phone.  We can assist residents with log-in info and account management but registrations must take place online or in-person at the MCA office during business hours. 

**There will be a $6 admin processing fee for any refunds**
*The MCA reserves the right to cancel or transfer classes due to low enrollment (3 or fewer enrolled)

Private Swim Lessons 

Private instruction with highly-motivated, friendly instructors.  Ideal for adults and children of all ages.  Each session is 30 minutes in length and can be scheduled at your desired facility (if space is available).  Private lesson forms will be available beginning June 1 through online registration form.