Summer Youth & Adult Swim Lessons

Group lessons will not be offered for the 2020 season.

For additional information or questions please contact Jenna Gore, Aquatics Coordinator, at


Park Recreation Center
 is the west valley's American Red Cross Learn to Swim Facility, offering a variety of swim lessons for both youth and adults. We offer a group format and/or private lessons for youth and private swim lessons for adults. All swim classes and lessons are held during the summer season from late May through Labor Day. To learn more about these lessons call 623-935-9040. Program details are published online.

Parent Tot Swim Lessons

The foundation of Parent-Tot is for participants to gain a set of basic skills that help prepare infants and young children to become comfortable in the water so they are willing and ready to learn to swim. This class also provides parents with information and techniques to create safer aquatic experiences for their children. A swim diaper must be worn. The group class is a one week, 4-day, 30-minute lesson. Ages 6 months to 3 years of age. Register online!

1 to 1 Elite Swim Lessons

Elite lessons will get you ready for safe swimming this season in no time! Elite lessons are exclusive one-on-one swim lessons focused on improving your child's swimming skills. One session includes four (4) 20-minute lessons. Ages 3 and older.

Youth Swimming Lessons

All group lessons are held for two weeks meeting 30 minutes per day for four days each week for a total of eight(8) 30-minute sessions. Register online!
Recommended for children 6 to 14 years old.  The Litchfield Park Recreation Center is streamlining its registration process for youth group lessons.  When registering for swim lessons all you need to do is choose the session date and time that works best for your schedule.

Our Aquatics team will make sure your child is placed in the correct level on the first day of class.  There are 32 spots available per time slot.

On the first day of class, certified American Red Cross instructors will run a quick 10 minute skills assessment to evaluate your child's swimming skills.  From there your child will be placed in the appropriate class, along with other similarly skilled children.  All level classes will maintain a 1 instructor to 8 participants ratio and will be 30 minutes in class length.

*Swim meet will be held during the indicated sessions, make-up classes will be offered the following Friday.


Private Lessons

These lessons are for those who desire one-on-one instruction to learn how to swim, improve your strokes, improve your comfort level or learn new strokes. Private lessons are subject to the availability of an instructor. Appointments are made by contacting the Aquatics Coordinator at 623-935-9040 or complete and submit the private swim lesson inquiry form. Private lessons are available when aquatic staff availability permits.

Adult Swimming Lessons

Have you always wanted to learn to swim? Are you uncomfortable putting your face in the water? Do you want to improve your style and technique? Improve your overall swimming ability and comfort in the water. Please contact our Aquatics Coordinator, 623-935-9040, by email, or complete and submit the private swim lesson inquiry form to request a one-on-one private swim lesson.