February Break Family Swim

Looking for something to do as a family during February School Vacation? 
Take advantage of YWCA Greenwich Family Swim Time for YWCA Members!

 

Family Swims/Lap Swim 

 

 
Saturday, February 9 Sunday, February 10 Monday, February 11 Tuesday, February 12 Wednesday, February
13
Thursday, February 14 Friday, February 15 Saturday, February 16 Sunday, February 17 Monday, February 18
9:00 am - 1:30 pm 12:00 - 
2:45 pm
9:00  - 11:00 am  12:00 -
4:30 pm
9:00 -
11:00 am
12:00 -
5:15 pm
9:00 am - 1:00 pm 9:00 am - 1:30 pm 12:00 -
2:45 pm
9:00 -
11:00 am
3:30 -
4:45 pm
  3:00 -
5:15 pm 
  3:00 -
4:30 pm
    3:30 -
4:45 pm
  3:00 -
5:15 pm

 

Benefits of Swimming

 
Babies
  • Improve coordination and balance
  • Gentle whole-body exercise that encourages development of baby’s muscles, joints, heart, and lung development
  • Promotes bonding between mother/father and baby through uninterrupted time
  • Develops coordination and visual and gross motor skills while stimulating tactile receptors
  • With extra regular exercise, appetite is improved and helps develop a regular sleeping habit
  • Helps develop learning tools such as early social skills, language development, and intelligence
 
Toddlers
  • Teaches a solid foundation of water safety and floating skills which in turn reduces risk of drowning by 88%
  • Builds more self-confidence and independence
  • Builds up stamina and helps prevent early childhood obesity through regular and fun exercise
  • Helps stimulate good mental and emotional health due to low-intensity of swimming making it more relaxing compared to other forms of exercise
  • Improves strength, flexibility, balance, and posture 
  • Instills a competitive streak that allows the child to strive and achieve more
 
Teens
  • Helps prevent juvenile diabetes
  • Good for your physical health as teens get the same exercise with very few injuries
  • Swimming is an individual and team sport developing the necessary lifelong skill of teamwork
  • Swimming is a life-long skill that will allow your teen to participate in other fun water-related activities with their friends safely