YMCA OF MONTCLAIR
Park Street Branch: (973) 744-3400
Geyer Family Branch: (973) 783-7640
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Aquatics:

adult swim clinic

Large Pool

Experienced adult swimmers can improve endurance and increase their distance swimming. Participants should be comfortable swimming in deep water.
Membership Required

Days Times
Sat and/or Sun 9-10am

Family
1 day/week $65/session
2 day/week $120/session
Member
1 day/week $77/session
2 day/week $140/session

Location Address: Park Street Branch, 25 Park Street, Montclair, NJ 07042 Register
adult swim lessons

The YMCA of Montclair Aquatics Program fosters a student-centered and caring atmosphere, with well-trained professionals giving personalized attention. Our nurturing staff will help youth, adults and seniors develop valuable skills and a lifetime love of the water, while instilling responsibility and safety instruction. All programs are subject to change and can be cancelled based on low enrollment.

Small Pool
Swim lessons are not just for kids! Adults who want to learn to swim or want to refresh their skills can take lessons at the Y; all levels are welcome. Beginners and those wanting to refresh or broaden their skills have a variety of options to accommodate busy schedules. Patient, certified instructors will evaluate your level at the first class and place you in the appropriate group. Don’t let fear stand the way of learning this valuable life skill.

Fall 1 Sep 9-Oct 27
Fall 2 Oct 28-Dec 15

Days Times
Mon & Wed 10-10:45am
7:45-8:30pm
Tue & Thu 8:30-9:15pm
Sat 9-9:45am

Fee Per Session
Family $62 (1x wk)
$131 (2x wk)
Member $74 (1x wk)
$158 (2x wk)
Community $93 (1x wk)
$197 (2x wk)

Fall 2 Tue & Thu classes will be prorated due to the Thanksgiving holiday.
Family $105; Member $126; Community $158

 

Click on the Register Button to see days/times.

 

Location Address: Park Street Branch, 25 Park Street, Montclair, NJ 07042 Register
american red cross lifeguard recertification

AMERICAN RED CROSS LIFEGUARD RECERTIFICATION COURSE

This course is designed to re-certify a current American Red Cross Lifeguard. Candidates must show proof of current certification. This class will renew your lifeguard, first aid and CPR/AED certifications. Bring resuscitation mask, proof of certification and whistle to class. Attendance at all scheduled class times are required.

June 14 (4-8pm) & June 21 (3-9pm); Max of 10 participants; Ages 17 & up
Fees: Member $175; Community $290

 

Location Address: Park Street Branch, 25 Park Street, Montclair, NJ 07042 Register
lifeguarding classes american red cross

AMERICAN RED CROSS – LIFEGUARDING TODAY

All lifeguarding courses follow the requirements of the American Red Cross Lifeguarding program. Certification and recertification courses are blended learning courses (i.e., approximately 7.5 hours of online coursework PLUS approximately 25 hours of scheduled, mandatory in-person class time for lifeguarding; 12 hours for recertification). All blended course work must be completed prior to the first class session.

Participants must pass a Lifeguard Swim Test before registering for a course. Curriculum includes classroom work, practical skills in the water and on land, and two written final exams. Attendance is required at all classes. Participants who successfully complete the course receive a certification in Lifeguarding, First Aid, CPR and AED for the Professional Rescuer that is valid for two years.

Offering 1 Sep 16-Oct 9
Days Mon & Wed
Time 6:30-10pm

Offering 2 Oct 21-Nov 13
Days Mon & Wed
Time 6:30-10pm

Member $250
Community $300


ages: 15-18+
Location Address: Park Street Branch, 25 Park Street, Montclair, NJ 07042 Register
aqua fitness

Aqua Fitness – A level up from Aqua Step this more vigorous cardiovascular program includes a variety of movements using the natural resistance of the water to improve muscular strength and endurance. Participants should feel comfortable in deep water, as class includes a deep water exercise segment

Membership required. See the Adult Group Exercise Schedule or Welcome Desk for schedule.

Location Address: Park Street Branch, 25 Park Street, Montclair, NJ 07042 Register
Aqua Step

Aqua Step – Taught in the shallow end of the large pool, Aqua Step classes utilize step benches to provide a safe and fun workout for all fitness levels. Swimming proficiency is not mandatory but a general level of comfort in the pool is required.

Membership required.

See the Adult Group Exercise Schedule or Welcome Desk for schedule.

 

Location Address: Park Street Branch, 25 Park Street, Montclair, NJ 07042 Register
aquacise group class

Aquacise – A moderately intense cardiovascular, strength and flexibility workout, Aquacise provides a fun and safe routine with minimal impact on the knees and other joints. This workout is good for anyone with injuries or joint problems, or anyone who loves the water. Swimming proficiency is not mandatory but a general level of comfort in the pool is required. If you are new to class, please see the instructor before class begins so any concerns can be addressed. Come ready to make a splash and have a blast.

Membership required.

See the Adult Group Exercise Schedule or Welcome Desk for schedule.

Location Address: Park Street Branch, 25 Park Street, Montclair, NJ 07042 Register
extended private swim lessons

The YMCA of Montclair Aquatics Program fosters a student-centered and caring atmosphere, with well-trained professionals giving personalized attention. Our nurturing staff will help youth, adults and seniors develop valuable skills and a lifetime love of the water, while instilling responsibility and safety instruction. All programs are subject to change and can be cancelled based on low enrollment.

Extended Private Lessons Provided to current participants of our progressive group lessons. Packages of 3 or 6 half hour lessons will focus on areas to improve in order to advance swimmers to the next level. Please call the Aquatics office for days and times at 973-415-6135.

MEMBERSHIP REQUIRED
Individual Packages

3/30 min. lessons for $120
6/30 min. lessons for $210


ages: 6-18+
Location Address: Park Street Branch, 25 Park Street, Montclair, NJ 07042 Register

Learn to Swim Week June 24-28, 2019

Learn how to be safe in and around the water this summer!

  • $25 registration fee; classes FREE
  • Five classes, Monday through Friday
  • Classes include a 40 minute swim/safety lesson
  • Taught by certified swim instructors
  • Y membership NOT required!
  • Pre-registration is required; space is limited
  • Open to children ages 3 yrs. -12 yrs.; Parent/Child 6 mo. – 24 mo.; and Adult & Teens
  • For those with little or no swim experience and new or current participants of our aquatics program
  • Swim suit and towel are required
  • Classes will be held at the Park Street Branch (25 Park Street, Montclair) and at the Geyer Family Branch (159 Glenridge Avenue).

 

Please contact the Aquatics Department for more information: Tammy Como, Association Aquatics Director at (973) 559-9280, email: tcomo @ montclairymca.org  or Anna Smith, Aquatics Director at (973) 559-9284, email: asmith @ montclairymca.org

CLICK HERE FOR REGISTRATION FLYER

 

 

 


ages: 3-18+
Location Address: Park Street Branch, 25 Park Street, Montclair, NJ 07042 Register
lifeguard swim test

LIFEGUARD SWIM TEST

A swim test is required to participate in our lifeguard training course.

Test Dates
Sep 6 4:30pm
Oct 4 4:30pm
Dec 6 4:30pm
Fee $35

 


ages: 15-18+
Location Address: Park Street Branch, 25 Park Street, Montclair, NJ 07042 Register
private swimming lessons youth and adults

The YMCA of Montclair Progressive Swim Program teaches under the guidelines of the National YMCA Program. The program uses a holistic approach which includes personal safety, stroke development and building confidence. Additionally, we build self-esteem and values, while encouraging students to have fun while learning to swim. We offer group, private and semi-private lessons. The Park Street facility has two heated indoor 25-yard pools with temperatures appropriate for each level of teaching and/or recreation.

Private Lessons – We provide one-on-one personal instruction to better accommodate members’ busy schedules. Private lessons can be scheduled in packages of 3 or 6 lessons. Please contact the Aquatics Office for more information at: (973) 415-6135.

MEMBERSHIP REQUIRED
Packages
3/30 min. lessons for $150
6/30 min. lessons for $270


ages: 6-18+
Location Address: Park Street Branch, 25 Park Street, Montclair, NJ 07042 Register
semi private swim lessons

The YMCA of Montclair Aquatics Program fosters a student-centered and caring atmosphere, with well-trained professionals giving personalized attention. Our nurturing staff will help youth, adults and seniors develop valuable skills and a lifetime love of the water, while instilling responsibility and safety instruction. All programs are subject to change and can be cancelled based on low enrollment.

Two students at the same swim level can pair up with one instructor for more personalized and targeted attention.

Call the Aquatics office for days and times at 973-415-6130.

MEMBERSHIP REQUIRED
Packages:

3 Lessons for $160
6 Lessons for $300

 


ages: 6-18+
Location Address: Park Street Branch, 25 Park Street, Montclair, NJ 07042 Register
swim team private lessons

Swim Team Private Lessons Private lessons are available with a swim team coach to swimmers on our Dolphin’s Swim Team. For more information, please call the Aquatics office at 973-415-6130.

Packages
3/30 min. lessons for $165
6/30 min. lessons for $300
3/45 min. lessons for $195
6/45 min. lessons for $360


ages: 6-18+
Location Address: Park Street Branch, 25 Park Street, Montclair, NJ 07042 Register