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Learn to swim in boro pools

Learn-to-Swim is a free instructional program that runs at New York City’s public outdoor pools. The program teaches tots (ages 1 - 5) and children (ages 6 - 14) basic water safety and swimming skills. This summer, there are two three-week Learn-to-Swim sessions, and one five-week session.

Locations and class times vary depending on the session. A partial schedule is listed below. For more information go to or call 311.

Three-Week Sessions

Session No. 1: July 8-25, registration, July 7, 9:15-10:30 a.m.

Session No. 2: July 29 to Aug. 14, registraion, July 28, 9:15-10:30 a.m.

Astoria Pool, 19th St. and 23rd Drive

Fisher Pool, 99th St. and 32nd Ave.

Five-Week Sessions

Classes will be held once a week and begin the week after registration.

Liberty Pool, 173rd St. and 106th Ave. Registration: Wednesday, July 9, 9:15 - 10:30 a.m.

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