Recreation Departments and Colleges

Aquatics programs and recreational swim are offered by most city recreation departments, community colleges, Boys and Girls Clubs and YMCAs.
 
 
Anaheim Community Services – Summer swim lessons at Pearson Park Pool and Canyon High School Pool, June – August. For public swim schedule, visit www.anaheim.net/swim.
 
 
Buena Park Recreation – Peak Park Pool and Boisseranc Park Pool are open from May 28 – September 3. Recreation swim, $1-1.50. For schedule and swim times, visit www.buenapark.com. Plus, swim lessons are offered at Peak Park Pool in two-week sessions from June – August. Group lessons, $42. Private lessons, $137.
 
 
Cerritos College – Summer swim lessons (6-18), Mommy and Me classes (1-4), diving and water polo. Two-week sessions, Monday – Friday. Saturday classes also offered. (562) 467-5050, www.cerritoscommunityed.com
 
 
Costa Mesa Recreation – Drop-in lap swim: Monday – Friday, 6:30-8:30 a.m. and 11:45 a.m. – 1:45 p.m. Saturday, 9-10:15 a.m. $4. Youth group lessons (6 mos – 15 years): Monday and Wednesday, and Tuesday and Thursday. $50. Junior swim team (7-15): Monday and Wednesday, $60. Junior guard preparation (9-16): Tuesday and Thursday, $75.
 
 
Newport Beach Recreation – American Red Cross Learn to Swim Program: Parent and Me Classes (6 mos – 3), Pre-School (3-5), Levels 1-5 (6+), Private Lessons (6 mos+). Classes offered at Newport Harbor High School and the Marian Bergeson Aquatic Center at Corona Del Mar High School. 25 minute classes. Classes offered Monday – Thursday between 9:30 a.m. – 6 p.m. Group lessons are two-week sessions ($56). Private lessons are one-week sessions ($90). Visit website for details. (949) 644-3151. www.newportbeachca.gov/recreation, campnewport.com
 
 
Santa Ana College – Aquatics camp (5-14). (714) 564-6594. www.sac.edu/cms
 
 
Seal Beach Community Services – Summer swim classes (various levels): June 25 – August 3, one-week classes, Monday – Friday, $47 per resident, $67 per non resident. Junior Guards: June 18 – July 27, six-week program, $520 per resident, $550 per non resident.
 
 
Titan Youth Swim Lessons – American Red Cross swim lessons for kids (6 mos+). Four, 2-week sessions available, Monday-Friday, from June 18 – August 10. Saturday lessons available, June 23 – August 11. $65. Fall swim lessons begin after Labor Day. $35.