Our Classes & programs


Group swim lessons for kids ages 2-6 

Children's swim lessons will resume April 6th. Classes will be held Tuesday and Thursday evenings. Sessions run for three weeks. Children must be 2 through 6 years of age to participate. Lessons for older children will be added to the schedule soon. One parent may observe from the pool balcony deck. Masks must be worn in the facility. Advanced registration and payment is required. 


Lessons are available to YMCA members only at this time. Lessons are 30 minutes in length. Rates are $20.00 for a half hour individual lesson or $30.00 for a half hour group lesson for up to 3 children. Children in group lessons must live in the same household.

To register, call the front desk at 304-636-4515. Our staff will arrange for an instructor to contact you to set up a time.

Payment for private lessons must be made at the front desk prior to the start of the lesson. Private lessons may not be given by any non-YMCA aquatics staff member at any time. 


Please see our COVID-19 safety guidelines for the facility:

  • All members must sign in and out with the front desk staff through the lobby entrance.
  • If you have symptoms of COVID-19, have tested positive for COVID-19, or were exposed to someone with COVID-19 within the last 14 days, please stay home.
  • All members must sign a COVID-19 waiver at their first visit.
  • Only members are allowed in the facility at this time. Please wear a mask or face covering while in the facility. Children should not wear a face covering in the pool. See more information on our mask policy here.
  • Enter the pool through the hallway between the cardio and weight room or through the pool entrance accessed from the alleyway behind the Y.
  • The pool snack room area and locker rooms are closed at this time. Please arrive wearing your swimsuit and a cover up.
  • There is a restroom available for use on the pool deck.
  • Practice social distancing.
  • Use hand sanitizer when you enter and exit the pool area.