The YMCA/JCC of Greater Toledo will kick off its free water safety and basic swimming instruction program at several locations on Monday, June 16.
For 30 minutes a day, 5 days total, the course teaches children ages 6-months-old through 12-years-old all about water safety.
The minimum age of participants varies by locations, but those 6-months to 5-years-old must be accompanied in the water by a parent or guardian.
Children who are not potty trained must also wear swim diaper.Here's a list of the locations offering the program next week and details on where to sign up:
ANTHONY WAYNE YMCA (3 - 12 yrs) 808 Michigan Ave., Waterville 419-441-0013
(Classes held at Camp Courageous, 12701 Waterville-Swanton Rd. Rt. 64) - Register at Anthony Wayne Y
EASTERN COMMUNITY YMCA (6 mo - 12 yrs) 2960 Pickle Rd., Oregon 419-691-3523
FORT MEIGS YMCA (6 mo - 12 yrs) 13415 Eckel Junction Rd., Perrysburg 419-251-9622
FRANCIS FAMILY YMCA (6 mo - 12 yrs) 2000 W. Dean Rd., Temperance 734-850-9622
SYLVANIA YMCA/ JCC (6 mo - 12 yrs) 6465 Sylvania Ave., Sylvania 419-885-4485
WAYMAN PALMER YMCA 2053 N. 14th St., Toledo 419-241-7218
(6-12 years only. Classes held at the Boys & Girls Club 2250 N. Detroit Ave., Toledo) - Register at Wayman Palmer Y
SUMMIT YMCA 306 Bush St., Downtown Toledo 419-729-6035
(6-12 years only. Classes held at the Boys & Girls Club 2250 N. Detroit Ave., Toledo) - Register at Summit Y
WOLF CREEK YMCA (6 mo - 12 yrs) 2100 S. Holland-Sylvania Rd., Maumee 419-866-9622
WEST TOLEDO YMCA (6 mo - 12 yrs) (2 pools) 2110 Tremainsville Rd., Toledo 419-475-3496