YMCA Aquatics – Pike

Address: 2420 Post Rd, Darien, CT 06820, USA

Location:Darien YMCA
Address:2420 Post Rd, Darien, CT
Phone:203.655.8228 x.1332
Website:YMCA Preschool Aquatics
Ages:33 month to 5 year olds
Drop Off:Yes
Session Length:12 weeks
Cost:$225-$250 Members; $325-$360 Non Members


Beginner swimming class with basic skills taught while using flotation devices when needed. Upon completion of this level, students will show comfort in the water, follow pool rules, get their face wet while blowing bubbles, and be able to do front/back floats with assistance.

Pike is part of The Pre-School Swim Program and is for potty-trained children from 2 years & 9 months old to Kindergarten. Levels are based on specific skills rather than age, and go in the following order: Pike, Eel, Ray, Starfish.


Registration for this class enrolls you in one class per week, with the below schedule options.

Day Time
Monday 10:00-10:30 or 4:15-5:00 or 5:00-5:45
Tuesday 10:00-10:30 or 2:00-2:30 or 4:15-5:00
Wednesday 10:30-11:00 or 4:15-5:00
Thursday 10:30-11:00 or 4:15-5:00
Friday 10:30-11:00 or 2:00-2:30 or 4:15-5:00
Saturday 11:00-11:30 or 11:30-12:00 or 12:00-12:30

Enrollment Process & Dates:

The next session begins November 27th and runs through March 4th.

Registration opens:

Darien YMCA Members currently enrolled in the Fall session: Tuesday, 10/31 @ 10am

Darien YMCA members who reside in Darien: Thursday, 11/2 @ 10am

Darien YMCA members who do not reside in Darien: Tuesday, 11/7 @ 10am

Non Members: Thursday, 11/9 @ 10am

Once enrollment opens, click HERE to register for this class.