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Family Swim Lessons

This program is designated to teach the entire family the basic skills to be safe in, on and around water. 

We will focus on the following skills:

  • Floating or treading water for one minute without a flotation device
  • Stepping or jumping into water over your head and returning to the surface
  • Treading water or floating in a full circle and then finding a way out of the water
  • Exiting a pool without using a ladder
  • Swimming 25 yards (the length of a standard pool) without stopping

At minimum at least one adult and one child are required to attend the swimming lesson.

Sunday: 3:00 - 3:45 pm (Main Pool)

FEE:  Members $85; Non-Members $150

Family Grab Bags


Grab-bags are now available for check-out at the front desk to use for family time in the gym or racquetball court.

The bags include various soft balls, aa scooter and other items to keep your family having active fun together!

Parent / Child Gym Time

We are now reserving Gym time throughout the week exclusively for parents to practice basketball skills with their children 15 yrs and younger.

See the gym schedule for specific days and times.

Scoop Programs

Children ages 3-6 bring an adult and learn the basic skills of Soccer or Basketball together.  Afterwards, the family may cool off with a scoop of ice cream. The children will be introduced to skills such as dribbling, passing and shooting in a low-key, no-pressure environment.

Fridays: 5:45 -  6:30 pm

Shoot-N-Scoop I = Jan 13 - Feb 10, 2017

Shoot-N-Scoop II = Mar 3 - Mar 31, 2017

FEE: Members $12; Non-members $28 (5 weeks)


Lima Family YMCA
345 S. Elizabeth St.
Lima, Ohio 45801

419 . 223 . 6045 ( p )
419 . 223 . 0771 ( f )

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  • Friday5 am - 9 pm
  • Saturday6 am - 6 pm
  • Sunday12 pm - 5 pm

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