August 30, 2013
SUBJECT: AMERICAN RED CROSS SWIM LESSONS OFFERED
By: Turner Brock
College of the Ozarks, in conjunction with the American Red Cross’ “Learn to Swim” program, will offer swim lessons for two weeks, September 16-26, at the Howell W. Keeter Athletic Complex Natatorium.
Lessons are offered to children ages six months through 15 years. The “Parent and Child Aquatics” program, available to students six months to four-years-old, will begin at 5 p.m. nightly. The “Learn to Swim” program, available for students ages five to 15, will be offered in two different sessions. The first session begins at 5:30 p.m., and the second begins at 6:15 p.m. Participants will be divided into groups based on abilities, and each group will have its own instructor.
There are eight lessons in the program, and the registration fee of $60 is required at registration on September 16. Pre-registration begins on Monday, September 2, by calling Associate Professor of Physical Education Bill Keeter at (417) 690-2567 or the C of O Athletic Department at (417) 690-2393.