Galesville Pool Information

The Galesville Swimming Pool will open for the 2017 Summer on
Saturday, June 3rd!

Free Swimming Lessons

See the  Online Registration Form to schedule your child’s free swimming lessons.

  Galesville Pool Info & Registration Form 2017

Swimming lessons will start on Monday, June 19th. As usual, there will be 4 sessions this year:
Session 1: June 19 – June 30
Session 2: July 3 – July 14
Session 3: July 17 – July 21
Session 4: Summer School (sign up through school)

Pre-registration will be available through the attached registration form. Class size will be limited again to insure better teacher/ student ratios for instruction.

There will be preschool lessons (water exploration time) twice a week on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 5:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. A parent will be required to be in the water with their child. There will only be three sessions of preschool lessons:

Session 1: June 20 – July 6    Session 2: July 11 – July 27    Session 3: Aug. 1 – August 17

The Open Swim schedule

Monday thru Friday
7:00 a.m. –   8:00 a.m.   Morning Lap Swim
8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.   Lessons
1:30 p.m. – 4:45 p.m.     Open Swim
5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.   Preschool Lessons/ Swim Team
6:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.   Open Swim

Saturday & Sunday
1:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.     Open Swim

Pool Fees

Residents: Family Season-$75 ~ Single 18 & Over-$45 ~ Single 17 & Under-$40
Non-Residents: Family Season-$95 ~ Single 18 & Over-$55 ~ Single 17 & Under-$50
Seniors 62+:  Free
Daily: ~ Single 18 & Over-$3.00 ~ Single 17 & Under-$2.00

Session Schedules

All swimming lessons will be FREE this year at the Galesville Pool, and we will again be registering your child(ren) for lessons through the school. Listed below are the sessions, dates and times for all lessons for the summer of 2017. Session 1 and 2 will run for two weeks, Session 3 will be a remedial or challenge session – and only one week in length. Lastly, Session 4 (Summer School) is 3 weeks. Each lesson is approximately 50 minutes in length. We cannot guarantee that you will get your first preference in lessons, but we will try to accommodate everyone’s wishes. Classes are limited to approximately 12 children, and are on a first come, first served basis. There is online registration again this year, Online Registration Form, or you are welcome to send the form in the May District Newsletter back to school with your child, or drop it off at the high school office by May 19th. After June 3rd, you may call the pool at 582-2900 to register. Please fill in all the information on the form. Place a “1” for your 1st choice and “2” for your 2nd choice in front of your sessions. Be sure to check your child’s ability level.

WE WILL CALL YOU BETWEEN JUNE 5TH AND JUNE 7TH TO CONFIRM YOUR REQUEST.

  • Level 1: Introduction to Water Skills: must have completed kindergarten and comfortable in the water. Students will learn how to feel comfortable in the water and safely enjoy it.
  • Level 2: Fundamentals of Aquatic Skills: For those who can do BOTH front and back floats. Children will learn basic swimming skills.
  • Level 3: Stroke Development: Additional guided practice will help students improve their skills.
  • Level 4: Stroke Improvement: Children will gain confidence during swim lessons, improve their stroke and gain additional aquatic skills.
  • Level 5: Stroke Refinement: Guidance allows children to refine their strokes and become more efficient swimmers.
  • Level 6: Swimming and Skill Proficiency: Students will learn to swim with ease and efficiency, and gain the ability to swim smoothly over greater distances. Swimmers will also have the option to participate in more advanced courses.

See the Online Registration Form to schedule your child’s free swimming lessons.

  Galesville Pool Info & Registration Form 2017