Children's Swim Program

Photo: children and instructors

We Proudly offer the American Red Cross Swimming & Safety Program

Children's Swim Program
Warm Water Pool, Ground Floor, Sticht Center
336-713-8190 or 336-713-8082

To learn what dry drowning is and how to prevent it, watch the video from WXII and Celia Dixon, recreation therapist.

http://www.wxii12.com/news/local-news/piedmont/What-is-Dry-Drowning/-/10703612/21020612/-/s2o9wvz/-/index.html 


To view Swim Lessons in progress and hear important swim tips from Peggy Cromer, recreation therapy supervisor, please click the link below.  Fox 8 News made two videos at the Sticht Center Warm Water Pool.  Information about classes is below.  You can also contact the Pool Office at 336-713-8082 or Debbie Drayton at 336-713-8190.

http://myfox8.com/2012/06/26/wake-forest-baptist-swimming-lessons/


Year Round Learn To Swim

Preschool Swim Club
Helping children become comfortable in the water.  Preschoolers learn basic swimming skills and safety as appropriate for their age.

Please call 336-713-8082 for start dates
Availability based on having 4 swimmers
Contact:  Debbie Drayton or call 336-713-8082


Year Round Learn to Swim Level 1 - $75
Ages 4 and up
8 - 45 minute classes introducing swimming, water safety skills, and build on previously learned skills.
4:00 pm - 4:45 pm Tuesday & Thursday

Year Round Learn to Swim Level 2 - $75
Ages 5 and up
8 - 45 minute classes that build on skills learned in Level 1
4:00 pm - 4:45 pm Monday & Wednesday

2016 Swim Schedule
Start Dates

 Level 1  Level 2
 January 5 January 4
 February 2 February 1
 March 1  February 29
 March 29 March 28
 April 26 April 25
 May 24  May 23
 June 21  June 20
 July 19  July 18
 August 16  August 15
 September 13  September 12



Year Round Quick Registration

Private and Semi-Private lessons as scheduling allows:  6 - 1 Hour Sessions
Please Contact Debbie Drayton for more information

  • Pre-Registration is required for all classes.
  • Please complete the application form and return via mail or fax.
  • Towels are provided.

Please include a one-time $10 registration fee (please make check payable to Wake Forest Baptist Health)

Once we receive the application, we will contact you.  If you have any questions, please contact Debbie at 336-713-8190.


2016 Summer Morning Swim Schedule - To Be Announced

Skills Class:  Monday - Thursday
Level I - 8:30
Level 2 - 9:15
Fee:  $25/week

Monday - Thursday - 2 Weeks
Start Dates:  To Be Announced

Preschool - 
8:00 am - 30 minute class - Fee:  $55
Level 1 - 8:30 am - 45 minute class - Fee:  $75
Level 2 - 9:15 am - 45 minute class - Fee:  $75

  • Pre-Registration is required for all classes.
  • Please complete the application form and return via mail or fax.
  • Towels are provided.

Please include a one-time $10 registration fee (please make check payable to Wake Forest Baptist Health)

Aquatic Program
PO Box 571207
Winston-Salem, NC  27157-1207
Fax: 336-713-8193

Quick Reference

Recreation Therapy
Massage Therapy

336-716-8304
336-713-3076

lbutner@wakehealth.edu

Aquatic Therapy

336-713-8190

ddrayton@wakehealth.edu

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