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Program Offerings at the Aquatic Center include:
Diving Camp
Junior Lifeguarding
WSI Certification
Early Morning Lap Swim
Water Fitness Classes

Diving Camp (Ages 6-18)
Mon-Thurs, 9:00-10:00am
Learn the art of diving with proper form and technique. Dives will be done from the side of the pool and on two 1-meter boards. Each child can progress at their own rate beginning with essential techniques and working on strength, flexibility, and mechanics.  When ready, more advanced students will work on each of the five categories of dives: forward, back, reverse, inward & twist. Participants must be able to swim 25 yards and tread water for 1 minute. Fees per session: $99/resident; $125/non-res

Session 1:  June 12 – June 22
Code: 1912

Session 2: June 26 – July 7 (No Class July 4)
Code: 1913

Session 3: July 10 – July 20
Code: 1914

Session 4: July 24 – August 3
Code: 1915

Junior Lifeguarding (Ages 11-15)
Mon-Thurs, July 10 - July 20

In this program, candidates are given the opportunity to develop teamwork and leadership, increase swimming skills, perform rescue techniques, and understand responsibilities of aquatic personnel and first responders. Participants will be trained to act in emergency situations and get an introduction to rescue skills/CPR. We also offer career development for those interested in pursuing future employment as a lifeguard with the Village of Hawthorn Woods after reaching 16 years of age.Fees per session: $100/resident; $125/non-res

Code: 1916

WSI Certification (Ages 16 & up)
This course is for people interested in taking the next step in becoming a knowledgeable swim instructor. You will learn the basics of swimming and the theory behind why swimmers either sink or float, how to streamline a stroke and even fitness swimming. Participants must be able to swim the following strokes the length of the pool; breast stroke, backstroke, elementary backstroke, freestyle, side stroke and knowledge of butterfly.  Participants will have to pass a written test, skills test and ability to teach in several situations. You must attend all dates and times in order to receive a certificate.  

Course Schedule:
June 3 9:00am - Noon
June 7 - 9 9:00am - 11:30am
June 10 9:00am - Noon
June 12 - 16 7:00am - 9:00am
June 17 9:00am - Noon

Fee: $325     |     Code: 1917

Early Morning Lap Swim
Mon-Fri, June 12 - August 18, 6:30-8:00am 
Whether you are training for a triathlon or looking for a leisurely workout swim, the Aquatic Center welcomes you to join like-minded swimmers during our designated early morning lap swim times. The Aquatic Center has 6 lanes available during this time. All levels are welcome; circle swimming is encouraged. (based on weather & staffing ability)

Members: Included in membership
Ind. Daily: $8/res; $10/non-res
10-Pass: $65 (valid for lap swim & water fitness)

Water Fitness Classes
June 13 – August 19
Sat, 9:00-9:50am 
*  Water Fitness classes are no longer offered on Tuesdays or Thursdays 
Raise your heartbeat and tone your muscles in this energetic fitness class in the pool. This class will emphasize improving your cardio endurance and strengthening your core muscles. Using the water as resistance and performing movements set to music with noodles, weights, and flotation belts, you are sure to get a complete workout! Strong swimming skills are not necessary; must be comfortable in deep water. All levels welcome. All equipment provided.  

Fees: $8/class
$65/10-pass (valid for lap swim & water fitness)

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