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Aquatic Programs

Swimming Lessons: Learn to swim in the Easterseals Warm Water Therapy Pool! Our small pool’s water temperature is kept at 92°F, and is the perfect environment for the littlest of swimmers. Our instructors are American Red Cross certified and classes are based upon the American Red Cross swimming progression. Parent-Tot has 10 parent-child pairs per class capacity. Lessons have 6 swimmers per class capacity. Classes meet one day a week for 30 minutes. Missed classes cannot be refunded or made up, unless due to temporary pool closure. Registration opens about two weeks prior to classes starting. 

Registration for the current session is closed. For information on the next session call 309-686-1177 Ext: 2221

Level 1: No prerequisites, ages 4 and up. $80.00 for an eight-week session. Registration opens about two weeks prior to classes starting.

Level 2 Fundamental Aquatic Skills: Prerequisites- Level 1 completed or has the following skills: Blow bubbles while bobbing 5 times * Front float (10 seconds) * Back float (10 seconds) * Comfortable with front crawl * Glide 2 body lengths on stomach * Learning to tread water * Comfortable with Chicken-Airplane-Soldier. $80.00 for an eight-week session. Registration opens about two weeks prior to classes starting.

Level 3 Stroke Development: Prerequisites - Level 2 completed or has the following skills: Bob (10 times) * Front crawl with breathing (full length & back) * Back crawl (full length & back) * Tread (15 seconds or more) * Knee surface dive with face in water * Retrieve an object from pool bottom (4 or 5 feet deep) * Torpedo 2 body lengths * Front float then roll to back float (both directions) * Familiar with back glide. $80.00 for an eight-week session. Registration opens about two weeks prior to classes starting.

Private Lessons: One-on-one instruction is available for swimmers of all ages. Participants are matched with an instructor and the 8 instructional sessions are scheduled around pool availability and participant’s needs (private lessons can be held during swim lessons or therapy times). $165.00 for eight 30 minutes lessons.  Click here to reserve a private lesson.

Click Here to Register or call 309-686-1177 Ext: 2221


Facility Rental Package: Looking for a pool party? Look no further than Easterseals Central Illinois! Ideal for birthday parties, scout groups, senior pool outings, or any other group looking to enjoy the warm water of our accessible facility. Our 2-hour facility rental includes access to a large indoor space for celebrations or group activities, and access to the warm water pool and locker rooms, complete with a lifeguard. $185.00 for 2 hours scheduled around on pool availability. Click here or call 309-686-1177 Ext: 2221 for evening and weekend availability!

 Warm Water Therapy Pool Rental: Easterseals Central Illinois is opening our therapy pool to community partners for therapy, therapy-related, and recreational activity rentals. This availability is intended for long-term rentals recurring on a weekly or monthly basis, at a rate of $80.00 per hour. Therapy pool rentals include exclusive therapy pool access, associated locker room access, miscellaneous pool equipment (noodles, flotation belts, foam dumbbells, kickboards, etc.), on-duty lifeguard. Warm Water Therapy Pool Rentals are contingent on a signed agreement, and dependent on pool availability click here or call today! 309-686-1177 Ext: 2221

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Adult Open is back! To register for open swims please contact RHostert@eastersealsci.com or call (309)686-1177 swim is held


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