Family Swim

Bring your kids and make a splash! Have fun in the water together in our FREE Family Swims, or learn to swim together in our Lifesaving Society Family Swimming Lessons. Everyone in the pool.

Bring your kids and make a splash! Have fun in the water together in our FREE Leisure Swim (open to all ages), or learn to swim together in our Lifesaving Society Family Swimming Lessons. Everyone in the pool!

Family Private Lessons

Families that learn together, have fun together. You can learn to swim as a family. Family lessons are taught by Lifesaving Society certified instructors. Instructors will accommodate to the individual skill levels of all family members.

Parents can swim with their kids to learn swimming skills and even learn strategies and drills to help their kids practice outside of the class from the instructor.

Class Capacity

4 (2 parents and 2 kids, or, 1 parent and 3 kids)

Fall Sessions

  • Saturday, 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm (September 16 to November 18)
  • Sunday, 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm (September 17 to November 19)
  • No Lessons on Holidays: October 7, October 8

Lesson Fees

$50 per class

Fall Registration Opens August 17th

You can register and pay online for all swim lessons and courses. If you have any questions, please contact the Recreation Supervisor at aquatics@universitysettlement.ca, or call 416‑598‑3444 ext. 228.

Please note: In addition to program fees, an annual Agency Membership ($25 plus HST per year) is required for all individuals participating in swim lessons and courses at University Settlement.

Free Leisure Swim

Come and enjoy the pool. Have fun and get comfortable in the water. Our Free Leisure Swims are open to all ages – adults, seniors, kids, and youth. Everyone in the pool!

  • Shallow and deep areas separated
  • Proper supervision ratios
  • Age restrictions for swimming alone
  • Swim tests for deep-end access apply

Capacity

30 people

Fall Schedule (Begins September)

  • Friday: 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
  • Saturday and Sunday: 2:00 pm to 3:15 pm

Fees

Included in University Settlement Agency Membership

Admittance Policy: Child(ren) that are 9 years and under must be accompanied by a guardian that is 14 years and older. The guardian must remain within arms reach of the child(ren) at all times.

Please note: This is a drop-in program on a first come, first serve basis. Spots are limited.

Kids & Youth Swim

Don’t forget to check out our swim programs for toddlers, kids, and teens!

Friendly Reminder: Don’t Forget to Bring your Mask, Gear, and Water

Mask wearing is not required but it is encouraged. Please wear a mask in all indoor spaces (including locker rooms). Don’t forget to bring any gear you need, including your own water bottle (filled).

High Five

Proudly HIGH FIVE™ Accredited

HIGH FIVE™ is Canada’s only comprehensive quality standard for children’s programs. Based on a holistic approach to healthy child development, it’s quality framework addresses Staff Training and Development, Program Assessments, Policies/Procedures, and Awareness.