Swim Lessons

Swim Lessons Will Resume January 2023

Help your child develop one of the most important safety skills they can learn! Our swim lessons teach water safety while kids have fun in the pool.

With progressive levels to meet your child’s needs, YMCA swim lessons will equip them with swimming and safety skills to last a lifetime.

Group Lessons are for ages 4 and up. Private lessons start as early as age 3.


January Registrations Available In-Person Only at the Joplin Family Y

Level 1:

  • How to Swim on Own
  • T/Th 4:00 pm


Level 2:

  • Basic Stroke Development
  • T/Th  6:30 pm




Session Dates: January 16th-February 9th

Registration Dates: Jan. 1, 2023 - Jan. 15, 2023

Each session includes eight 45-minute group lessons. The cost is $45 for members and $75 for nonmembers.

Private Lessons

Get one-on-one instructions with a certified instructor. Swimmers of every skill level will grow and develop their skills in this encouraging, family-friendly environment. A four-week session includes four 45-minute private lessons. The cost is $80 for members and $105 for non-members.