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Children's Swim Program

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Children's Swim Program 
Sticht Center, Ground Floor
Warm Water Pool
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. 

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.

Registration Information:
One-time $10 Registration Fee (cash or check to Wake Forest Baptist Health)
*Pre-Registration is Required; Space is Limited
*Towels are provided
Please re-enroll for additional sessions

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

Summer Morning Learn to Swim - Ages 3-1/2 - 12
8:00 - 8:30:  Preschool:  $55
8:30 - 9:15:  Level 1:  $75
9:15 - 10:00:  Level 2:  $75

Start Dates:
June 12
June 26
July 10
July 24
August 7
August 21

Year Round Learn to Swim -

Classes may be mixed level and split based on children's swimming level.  Eight 45 minute sessions.
Monday/Wednesday Classes & Tuesday/Thursday Classes begin at 4:00pm.

Year Round Quick Registration

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

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

Aquatic Program
PO Box 571207
Winston-Salem, NC  27157-1207
Phone:  336-713-8082
Fax: 336-713-8193 

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