Teach your kids to swim and they’ll have a lifelong skill that will benefit them in many ways. Here are our top picks of swimming classes for kids in Hoboken.
Registration is now open for the summer session at Steven’s Aquatics in Hoboken. Sessions run from now until August 14th. Each session is 4 weeks and is $100 per person registered per section. “Infant & Tyke” for small children with a parent in the water. “Children Lessons” are offered in levels including “Introduction to Water Skills”, “Fundamental Aquatic Skills”, “Stroke Development” and more. Children must master one level before graduating to the next.
Click here for the class schedule and to register.
Registration is now open for 2014. Swim school takes place over 10 consecutive weeks beginning June 30 for the summer in Hoboken. Five levels of classes are available to choose from, based on your child’s current swim level. All levels have the opportunity to swim twice per week and practice an additional two times per week. You may sign up for as many weeks as you wish, with no minimum.
Private lessons are also offered and can be arranged by contacting via email. Also, there are 30 minute drop-in classes offered for both infants (5 months – 2 years) and toddlers (3 – 4 years), in which you can get in the water with your child to try it out. You must pre-reserve a spot by calling or emailing in advance.
Sky Club offers swim programs for all ages and abilities. “Baby and Me/Toddler and Me” classes are offered for children 6 months – 36 months. “Beginner Basic” is for children 3 – 6 years of age and is for children with little previous exposure to the water. “Beginner Intermediate” is for children ages 3 – 6 years old and is for kids that have little fear of the water and are comfortable in it. “Beginner Advanced” is for children 3 – 6 years old and is for children who can already swim a little bit. There are also three “Intermediate” level classes offered and three advanced level classes.
Classes are 6 weeks in length and group lessons are $120 (members) and $150 (non-members). Click here for scheduling and pricing information.
Known as one of the top ten best swimming pools in Jersey City, Pershing Field pool is conveniently located between Central Avenue and Summit Avenue in the Heights section and is less than 10 minutes from downtown Jersey City. There is accessible on-site parking and pool is open year round.
Families can visit for open swim during the hours of 7am and 8pm on weekdays. Saturday, Sunday and holidays open swim is available between 12pm and 6pm. Fees are $250/year for a family membership, this allows up to 5 children under the age of 21.
Learn To Swim, Water Aerobics classes and Scuba classes are also offered. Please check flyer for each program here for more info: Learn To Swim Classes, Water Aerobics Classes, and Scuba classes and fees.
Pershing Field Swimming Pool Covers over 14 acres of recreational space which include courts for tennis , basketball and bocce ball. There also baseball fields, a running track, a children’s playground with water sprinkler, a community center and an ice skating rink for additional family fun.