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Courses for Swimming, in the winter for children at the Jack Purcell Community Centre

One-to-One lessons designed for swimmers working at the Preschool Swim Level to overcome a fear of water or master a skill. Parent or Guardian must accompany swimmers in the water. Due to physical distancing requirements, no hands on instruction will be completed by swim instructors
  • Tue, 5 pm-5:30 pm, Jan 12-Mar 9, $260.25 1586140
    3 yrs-5 yrs, 9 classes,   cancelled
  • Tue, 5:15 pm-5:45 pm, Jan 12-Mar 9, $260.25 1586142
    3 yrs-5 yrs, 9 classes,   cancelled
  • Tue, 5:45 pm-6:15 pm, Jan 12-Mar 9, $260.25 1586144
    3 yrs-5 yrs, 9 classes,   cancelled
  • Tue, 6:15 pm-6:45 pm, Jan 12-Mar 9, $260.25 1586146
    3 yrs-5 yrs, 9 classes,   cancelled
  • Sat, 9:15 am-9:45 am, Jan 16-Mar 13, $260.25 1586148
    3 yrs-5 yrs, 9 classes,   cancelled
  • Sat, 9:30 am-10 am, Jan 16-Mar 13, $260.25 1586159
    3 yrs-5 yrs, 9 classes,   cancelled
  • Sat, 10 am-10:30 am, Jan 16-Mar 13, $260.25 1586163
    3 yrs-5 yrs, 9 classes,   cancelled
  • Sat, 10:30 am-11 am, Jan 16-Mar 13, $260.25 1586164
    3 yrs-5 yrs, 9 classes,   cancelled
  • Sat, 11 am-11:30 am, Jan 16-Mar 13, $260.25 1586165
    3 yrs-5 yrs, 9 classes,   cancelled
  • Sat, 11:30 am-noon, Jan 16-Mar 13, $260.25 1586166
    3 yrs-5 yrs, 9 classes,   cancelled
  • Sat, 12:15 pm-12:45 pm, Jan 16-Mar 13, $260.25 1586167
    3 yrs-5 yrs, 9 classes,   cancelled
  • Sun, 9:15 am-9:45 am, Jan 17-Mar 14, $260.25 1586331
    3 yrs-5 yrs, 9 classes,   cancelled
  • Sun, 9:30 am-10 am, Jan 17-Mar 14, $260.25 1586332
    3 yrs-5 yrs, 9 classes,   cancelled
  • Sun, 10 am-10:30 am, Jan 17-Mar 14, $260.25 1586333
    3 yrs-5 yrs, 9 classes,   cancelled
  • Sun, 10:30 am-11 am, Jan 17-Mar 14, $260.25 1586334
    3 yrs-5 yrs, 9 classes,   cancelled
  • Sun, 11 am-11:30 am, Jan 17-Mar 14, $260.25 1586335
    3 yrs-5 yrs, 9 classes,   cancelled
  • Sun, 11:30 am-noon, Jan 17-Mar 14, $260.25 1586336
    3 yrs-5 yrs, 9 classes,   cancelled
  • Sun, 12:15 pm-12:45 pm, Jan 17-Mar 14, $260.25 1586337
    3 yrs-5 yrs, 9 classes,   cancelled
One-to-One lessons designed for swimmers working at the Swim Kids 1-4 Level to overcome a fear of water or master a skill. Parent or Guardian must accompany swimmers in the water. Due to physical distancing requirements, no hands on instruction will be completed by swim instructors
  • Tue, 6:45 pm-7:15 pm, Jan 12-Mar 9, $260.25 1586338
    6 yrs-14 yrs, 9 classes,   cancelled
  • Tue, 7:15 pm-7:45 pm, Jan 12-Mar 9, $260.25 1586339
    6 yrs-14 yrs, 9 classes,   cancelled
  • Tue, 7:45 pm-8:15 pm, Jan 12-Mar 9, $260.25 1586340
    6 yrs-14 yrs, 9 classes,   cancelled
Swimmers with the help of a parent, will develop front and back float, front and back glide, flutter kick (assisted), shallow water entries and exits, and swim 5 metres. Due to physical distancing requirements, no physical manipulation will be completed by swim instructors.
  • Tue, 6:45 pm-7:15 pm, Jan 12-Mar 9, $134.50 1586091
    6 yrs-12 yrs, 9 classes,   cancelled
  • Tue, 7 pm-7:30 pm, Jan 12-Mar 9, $134.50 1586094
    6 yrs-12 yrs, 9 classes,   cancelled
  • Sat, 10:15 am-10:45 am, Jan 16-Mar 13, $134.50 1586095
    6 yrs-12 yrs, 9 classes,   cancelled
  • Sat, noon-12:30 pm, Jan 16-Mar 13, $134.50 1586100
    6 yrs-12 yrs, 9 classes,   cancelled
  • Sun, 10:15 am-10:45 am, Jan 17-Mar 14, $134.50 1586102
    6 yrs-12 yrs, 9 classes,   cancelled
  • Sun, noon-12:30 pm, Jan 17-Mar 14, $134.50 1586104
    6 yrs-12 yrs, 9 classes,   cancelled
Swimmers with the help of a parent, will learn front and back glide with flutter kick, develop front swim, complete deep-water activities (assisted) and swim 10 metres continuously. Due to physical distancing requirements, no physical manipulation will be completed by swim instructors.
  • Tue, 7:15 pm-7:45 pm, Jan 12-Mar 9, $134.50 1586109
    6 yrs-12 yrs, 9 classes,   cancelled
  • Tue, 7:30 pm-8 pm, Jan 12-Mar 9, $134.50 1586112
    6 yrs-12 yrs, 9 classes,   cancelled
  • Sat, 10 am-10:30 am, Jan 16-Mar 13, $134.50 1586115
    6 yrs-12 yrs, 9 classes,   cancelled
  • Sat, noon-12:30 pm, Jan 16-Mar 13, $134.50 1586118
    6 yrs-12 yrs, 9 classes,   cancelled
  • Sun, 10 am-10:30 am, Jan 17-Mar 14, $134.50 1586120
    6 yrs-12 yrs, 9 classes,   cancelled
  • Sun, noon-12:30 pm, Jan 17-Mar 14, $134.50 1586122
    6 yrs-12 yrs, 9 classes,   cancelled
Swimmers with the help of a parent, will increase their distance on front and back glide with flutter kick, perform flutter kick unassisted, wear a PFD in deep water, float in deep water, and swim 15 metres continuously. Due to physical distancing requirements, no physical manipulation will be completed by swim instructors.
  • Tue, 7:45 pm-8:15 pm, Jan 12-Mar 9, $134.50 1586128
    6 yrs-12 yrs, 9 classes,   cancelled
  • Sat, 11:15 am-11:45 am, Jan 16-Mar 13, $134.50 1586132
    6 yrs-12 yrs, 9 classes,   cancelled
  • Sun, 11:15 am-11:45 am, Jan 17-Mar 14, $134.50 1586135
    6 yrs-12 yrs, 9 classes,   cancelled
Map location of Jack Purcell Community Centre
Jack Purcell Community Centre
320 Jack Purcell LN
Ottawa,ON
(613) 564-1050