Class is designed to train new lifeguards in lifeguarding, CPR/AED, and first aid. If successfully completed, participant will receive a certification from American Red Cross, which is good for 2 years.  Participants must be 15 by the end of the last class, and must complete a prerequisite test to enter the class (Swim 300 yds continuously; tread water using hands only for 2 minutes; swim 15 yds, retrieve 10lb brick, return it to the edge (must hold with both hands), and exit pool in 1 min 40 seconds).  Some online coursework will be required.  Participants are required to complete all sessions of the class to receive their certification.   Minimum participation of 4 is required for class to be held.

Meets:  See Kelsey, the Aquatics Director, for more information.

Fees:  $200 YM    $250 PM




This class is designed to train participants in CPR, AED use, and basic First Aid.  Participants will have online, video, and hands-on instruction for all aspects of this class.  Upon demonstrating correct skills and passing a written test, participants will be emailed a certification card that is valid for 2 years from completion date.

Meets: 9:00 am – 5:00 pm (when class has 5 or more signed up)

Fees: $80 YM    $125 PM


24/7 Access

Wellness center is 24/7 accessible with the purchase of a key fob. $15 one-time fee for members in good standing 18 years of age and older. Inquire at the front desk.

Building Hours

Mon-Fri 6:00 am – 9:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Sunday 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Wellness Center Hours

Mon-Fri 6:00 am  -9:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Sunday 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Aquatics Center

Mon-Fri 6:00 am – 8:30 pm
Saturday 9:00 am – 4:30 pm
Sunday 1:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Child Watch

Mon-Fri 8:30 am – 11:30 am
Saturday 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Mon-Thurs 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm


Wednesday 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Sunday 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
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