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YMCA Aquatics – Shrimp/Kippers

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 Parent/Child Aquatics
Ages:6 to 12 month olds
Drop Off:No
Session Length:12 weeks
Cost:$215-$260 Members; $315-$370 Non Members


This is an introduction to the aquatic environment for parents and their children. The caregivers will learn basic aquatic safety and will be given an opportunity to bond with their child. This is a water adjustment class to teach baby to enjoy the pool environment. The children will be taught basic water skills such as kicking, breath control and body control (balance).


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

Day Time
Wednesday 10:30-11:00
Saturday 11:00-11:30

Enrollment Process & Dates:

The next session begins March 12th and runs through June 10th.

Registration opens:

Darien YMCA Members currently enrolled in the Winter session: Tuesday, 2/13 @ 10am

Darien YMCA members who reside in Darien: Thursday, 2/15 @ 10am

Darien YMCA members who do not reside in Darien: Tuesday, 2/20 @ 10am

Non Members: Thursday, 2/22 @ 10am

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