Brian Lee Crosby Memorial Learn to Swim at the Downtown Y and Rodger Young Pool

Brian Lee Crosby Memorial Learn to Swim at the Downtown Y and Rodger Young Pool

Operated by the YMCA of Greater Erie, the Brian Lee Crosby Memorial Learn to Swim Program 2022 is sponsored by City of Erie & Housing Authority of the City of Erie

Swim lessons are free to City of Erie residents aged 6 months to 17 years old at the Downtown YMCA in the early evenings and at the Rodger Young Pool in the mornings.  Classes meet 3 times a week on Monday, Wednesday and Friday for 2 weeks.      Advanced registration is required.  Call the Downtown Y at (814) 452-3261 to register.

Parents or guardians are responsible for registration, attendance and transportation needs.  Bathing suits are required.  Certified lifeguards are on duty.

Session 1 June 20-July 1

Session 2 July 11-22

Session 3 July 25-Aug. 5

Session 4 Aug. 8-19

Stage 1/Preschool Water Acclimation

Downtown
6/20/22 - 8/19/22
VIEW

Students develop comfort with underwater exploration and learn to safely exit in the event of falling into a body of water. This stage lays the foundation that allows for a student’s future progress in swimming.


Registration Information  

Open Close Register At MetroBranchNon-Member
Open Registration 5/23/22 8/12/22 Front Desk $ 0.00$ 0.00$ 0.00

Available Sessions

Date(s) Spots
Available
06/20/22 - 07/01/22
Rodger Young Pool - Mo,We,Fr - 10:00 am - 30 mins
6 / 8 Available Register at
front desk

Closes
06/24/2022

06/20/22 - 07/01/22
Downtown Y - Mo,We,Fr - 4:30 pm - 30 mins
- Session is Full
07/11/22 - 07/22/22
Rodger Young Pool - Mo,We,Fr - 10:00 am - 30 mins
8 / 8 Available Register at
front desk

Closes
07/08/2022

07/11/22 - 07/22/22
Downtown Y - Mo,We,Fr - 4:30 pm - 30 mins
6 / 8 Available Register at
front desk

Closes
07/08/2022

07/25/22 - 08/05/22
Rodger Young Pool - Mo,We,Fr - 10:00 am - 30 mins
8 / 8 Available Register at
front desk

Closes
07/22/2022

07/25/22 - 08/05/22
Downtown Y - Mo,We,Fr - 4:30 pm - 30 mins
8 / 8 Available Register at
front desk

Closes
07/22/2022

08/08/22 - 08/19/22
Rodger Young Pool - Mo,We,Fr - 10:00 am - 30 mins
8 / 8 Available Register at
front desk

Closes
08/05/2022

08/08/22 - 08/19/22
Downtown Y - Mo,We,Fr - 4:30 pm - 30 mins
8 / 8 Available Register at
front desk

Closes
08/05/2022

Stage 1/School Age Water Acclimation

Downtown
6/20/22 - 8/19/22
VIEW

Students develop comfort with underwater exploration and learn to safely exit in the event of falling into a body of water. This stage lays the foundation that allows for a student’s future progress in swimming.


Registration Information  

Open Close Register At MetroBranchNon-Member
5/23/22 8/12/22 Online / Front Desk $ 0.00$ 0.00$ 0.00

Available Sessions

Date(s) Spots
Available
06/20/22 - 07/01/22
Rodger Young Pool - Mo,We,Fr - 11:00 am - 30 mins
- Session is Full
06/20/22 - 07/01/22
Downtown Y - Mo,We,Fr - 5:30 pm - 30 mins
- Session is Full
07/11/22 - 07/22/22
Rodger Young Pool - Mo,We,Fr - 11:00 am - 30 mins
8 / 8 Available Register  
Closes
07/08/2022
07/11/22 - 07/22/22
Downtown Y - Mo,We,Fr - 5:30 pm - 30 mins
1 / 6 Available Register  
Closes
07/08/2022
07/25/22 - 08/05/22
Rodger Young Pool - Mo,We,Fr - 11:00 am - 30 mins
8 / 8 Available Register  
Closes
07/22/2022
07/25/22 - 08/05/22
Downtown Y - Mo,We,Fr - 5:30 pm - 30 mins
6 / 6 Available Register  
Closes
07/22/2022
08/08/22 - 08/19/22
Rodger Young Pool - Mo,We,Fr - 11:00 am - 30 mins
8 / 8 Available Register  
Closes
08/05/2022
08/08/22 - 08/19/22
Downtown Y - Mo,We,Fr - 5:30 pm - 30 mins
6 / 6 Available Register  
Closes
08/05/2022

Stage 2/Preschool Water Movement

Downtown
6/20/22 - 8/19/22
VIEW

Students focus on body position and control, directional change, and forward movement in the water while also continuing to practice how to safely exit in the event of falling into a body of water.


Registration Information  

Open Close Register At MetroBranchNon-Member
5/23/22 8/12/22 Online / Front Desk $ 0.00$ 0.00$ 0.00

Available Sessions

Date(s) Spots
Available
06/20/22 - 07/01/22
Rodger Young Pool - Mo,We,Fr - 10:30 am - 30 mins
4 / 8 Available Register  
Closes
06/24/2022
06/20/22 - 07/01/22
Rodger Young Pool - Mo,We,Fr - 11:30 am - 30 mins
6 / 8 Available Register  
Closes
06/24/2022
06/20/22 - 07/01/22
Downtown Y - Mo,We,Fr - 5:00 pm - 30 mins
- Session is Full
07/11/22 - 07/22/22
Rodger Young Pool - Mo,We,Fr - 10:30 am - 30 mins
8 / 8 Available Register  
Closes
07/08/2022
07/11/22 - 07/22/22
Rodger Young Pool - Mo,We,Fr - 11:30 am - 30 mins
8 / 8 Available Register  
Closes
07/08/2022
07/11/22 - 07/22/22
Downtown Y - Mo,We,Fr - 5:00 pm - 30 mins
2 / 4 Available Register  
Closes
06/08/2022
07/25/22 - 08/05/22
Rodger Young Pool - Mo,We,Fr - 10:30 am - 30 mins
8 / 8 Available Register  
Closes
07/22/2022
07/25/22 - 08/05/22
Rodger Young Pool - Mo,We,Fr - 11:30 am - 30 mins
8 / 8 Available Register  
Closes
07/22/2022
07/25/22 - 08/05/22
Downtown Y - Mo,We,Fr - 5:00 pm - 30 mins
4 / 4 Available Register  
Closes
07/22/2022
08/08/22 - 08/19/22
Rodger Young Pool - Mo,We,Fr - 10:30 am - 30 mins
8 / 8 Available Register  
Closes
08/05/2022
08/08/22 - 08/19/22
Rodger Young Pool - Mo,We,Fr - 11:30 am - 30 mins
8 / 8 Available Register  
Closes
08/05/2022
08/08/22 - 08/19/22
Downtown Y - Mo,We,Fr - 5:00 pm - 30 mins
4 / 4 Available Register  
Closes
08/05/2022

Stage 2/School Age Water Movement

Downtown
6/20/22 - 8/19/22
VIEW

Students focus on body position and control, directional change, and forward movement in the water while also continuing to practice how to safely exit in the event of falling into a body of water.


Registration Information  

Open Close Register At MetroBranchNon-Member
5/23/22 8/12/22 Online / Front Desk $ 0.00$ 0.00$ 0.00

Available Sessions

Date(s) Spots
Available
06/20/22 - 07/01/22
Rodger Young Pool - Mo,We,Fr - 11:30 am - 30 mins
1 / 6 Available Register  
Closes
06/24/2022
06/20/22 - 07/01/22
Downtown Y - Mo,We,Fr - 5:30 pm - 30 mins
- Session is Full
07/11/22 - 07/22/22
Rodger Young Pool - Mo,We,Fr - 11:30 am - 30 mins
6 / 6 Available Register  
Closes
07/08/2022
07/11/22 - 07/22/22
Downtown Y - Mo,We,Fr - 5:30 pm - 30 mins
5 / 6 Available Register  
Closes
07/08/2022
07/25/22 - 08/05/22
Rodger Young Pool - Mo,We,Fr - 11:30 am - 30 mins
6 / 6 Available Register  
Closes
07/22/2022
07/25/22 - 08/05/22
Downtown Y - Mo,We,Fr - 5:30 pm - 30 mins
6 / 6 Available Register  
Closes
07/22/2022
08/08/22 - 08/19/22
Rodger Young Pool - Mo,We,Fr - 11:30 am - 30 mins
6 / 6 Available Register  
Closes
08/05/2022
08/08/22 - 08/19/22
Downtown Y - Mo,We,Fr - 5:30 pm - 30 mins
6 / 6 Available Register  
Closes
08/05/2022

Stage 3/Preschool Water Stamina

Downtown
6/20/22 - 8/19/22
VIEW

Students learn how to swim to safety from a longer distance than in previous stages in the event of falling into the body of water. This stage also introduces rhythmic breathing and integrated arm and leg action.


Registration Information  

Open Close Register At MetroBranchNon-Member
5/23/22 8/12/22 Online / Front Desk $ 0.00$ 0.00$ 0.00

Available Sessions

Date(s) Spots
Available
06/20/22 - 07/01/22
Rodger Young Pool - Mo,We,Fr - 10:00 am - 40 mins
2 / 3 Available Register  
Closes
06/24/2022
07/11/22 - 07/22/22
Rodger Young Pool - Mo,We,Fr - 10:00 am - 40 mins
3 / 3 Available Register  
Closes
07/08/2022
07/25/22 - 08/05/22
Rodger Young Pool - Mo,We,Fr - 10:00 am - 40 mins
3 / 3 Available Register  
Closes
07/22/2022
08/08/22 - 08/19/22
Rodger Young Pool - Mo,We,Fr - 10:00 am - 40 mins
3 / 3 Available Register  
Closes
08/05/2022

Stage 3/School Age Water Stamina

Downtown
6/20/22 - 8/19/22
VIEW

Students learn how to swim to safety from a longer distance than in previous stages in the event of falling into the body of water. This stage also introduces rhythmic breathing and integrated arm and leg action.


Registration Information  

Open Close Register At MetroBranchNon-Member
5/23/22 8/12/22 Online / Front Desk $ 0.00$ 0.00$ 0.00

Available Sessions

Date(s) Spots
Available
06/20/22 - 07/01/22
Rodger Young Pool - Mo,We,Fr - 10:00 am - 40 mins
1 / 3 Available Register  
Closes
06/24/2022
06/20/22 - 07/01/22
Downtown Y - Mo,We,Fr - 5:00 pm - 30 mins
- Session is Full
07/11/22 - 07/22/22
Rodger Young Pool - Mo,We,Fr - 10:00 am - 40 mins
3 / 3 Available Register  
Closes
07/08/2022
07/11/22 - 07/22/22
Downtown Y - Mo,We,Fr - 5:00 pm - 30 mins
6 / 6 Available Register  
Closes
07/08/2022
07/25/22 - 08/05/22
Rodger Young Pool - Mo,We,Fr - 10:00 am - 40 mins
Yes Register  
Closes
07/22/2022
07/25/22 - 08/05/22
Downtown Y - Mo,We,Fr - 5:00 pm - 30 mins
6 / 6 Available Register  
Closes
07/22/2022
08/08/22 - 08/19/22
Rodger Young Pool - Mo,We,Fr - 10:00 am - 40 mins
Yes Register  
Closes
08/05/2022
08/08/22 - 08/19/22
Downtown Y - Mo,We,Fr - 5:00 pm - 30 mins
6 / 6 Available Register  
Closes
08/05/2022

Stage 4/School Age Stroke Introduction

Downtown
6/20/22 - 8/19/22
VIEW

Students develop stroke technique in front crawl and back crawl and learn the breaststroke kick and butterfly kick. Water safety is reinforced through treading water and elementary backstroke.


Registration Information  

Open Close Register At MetroBranchNon-Member
5/23/22 8/12/22 Online / Front Desk $ 0.00$ 0.00$ 0.00

Available Sessions

Date(s) Spots
Available
06/20/22 - 07/01/22
Rodger Young Pool - Mo,We,Fr - 10:45 am - 40 mins
3 / 8 Available Register  
Closes
06/24/2022
06/20/22 - 07/01/22
Downtown Y - Mo,We,Fr - 6:00 pm - 40 mins
- Session is Full
07/11/22 - 07/22/22
Rodger Young Pool - Mo,We,Fr - 10:45 am - 40 mins
8 / 8 Available Register  
Closes
07/08/2022
07/11/22 - 07/22/22
Downtown Y - Mo,We,Fr - 6:00 pm - 30 mins
7 / 8 Available Register  
Closes
07/08/2022
07/25/22 - 08/05/22
Rodger Young Pool - Mo,We,Fr - 10:45 am - 40 mins
8 / 8 Available Register  
Closes
07/22/2022
07/25/22 - 08/05/22
Downtown Y - Mo,We,Fr - 6:00 pm - 30 mins
8 / 8 Available Register  
Closes
07/22/2022
08/08/22 - 08/19/22
Rodger Young Pool - Mo,We,Fr - 10:45 am - 40 mins
8 / 8 Available Register  
Closes
08/05/2022
08/08/22 - 08/19/22
Downtown Y - Mo,We,Fr - 6:00 pm - 30 mins
8 / 8 Available Register  
Closes
08/05/2022

Stage A/Water Discovery

Downtown
6/20/22 - 8/19/22
VIEW

Parents accompany children which introduces infants and toddlers to the aquatic environment through exploration and encourages them to enjoy themselves while learning about the water.


Registration Information  

Open Close Register At MetroBranchNon-Member
5/23/22 8/12/22 Online / Front Desk $ 0.00$ 0.00$ 0.00

Available Sessions

Date(s) Spots
Available
06/20/22 - 07/01/22
Downtown Y - Mo,We,Fr - 6:00 pm - 30 mins
- Session is Full
07/11/22 - 07/22/22
Downtown Y - Mo,We,Fr - 6:00 pm - 30 mins
5 / 5 Available Register  
Closes
07/08/2022
07/25/22 - 08/05/22
Downtown Y - Mo,We,Fr - 6:00 pm - 30 mins
5 / 5 Available Register  
Closes
07/22/2022
08/08/22 - 08/19/22
Downtown Y - Mo,We,Fr - 6:00 pm - 30 mins
5 / 5 Available Register  
Closes
08/05/2022

Stage B/Water Exploration

Downtown
6/20/22 - 8/18/22
VIEW

Parents work with their children to explore body positions, floating, blowing bubbles, and fundamental safety and aquatic skills.


Registration Information  

Open Close Register At MetroBranchNon-Member
5/23/22 8/12/22 Online / Front Desk $ 0.00$ 0.00$ 0.00

Available Sessions

Date(s) Spots
Available
06/20/22 - 07/01/22
Downtown Y - Mo,We,Fr - 6:00 pm - 30 mins
- Session is Full
07/11/22 - 07/22/22
Downtown Y - Mo,We,Fr - 6:00 pm - 30 mins
4 / 5 Available Register  
Closes
07/08/2022
07/25/22 - 08/05/22
Downtown Y - Mo,We,Fr - 6:00 pm - 30 mins
5 / 5 Available Register  
Closes
07/22/2022
08/08/22 - 08/18/22
Downtown Y - Mo,We,Fr - 6:00 pm - 30 mins
5 / 5 Available Register  
Closes
08/05/2022