Learn to Snorkel

Want to learn how to snorkel? Want to learn the basics before going out to a lake or ocean? Join our Learn to Snorkel class and learn the basics of snorkeling in our pool. Masks, Snorkels, and Fins will be provided. We will teach you the basic of snorkeling so you will be ready to enjoy our snorkeling scavenger hunt. Feel free to wear a wetsuit if you like.

Participants must pass the Centre deep-end test to attend the class. If you wish to complete the test prior to class, contact Kyron Cauldero, Aquatics Manager, at kcauldero@nracentre.com or 715-246-2252. The deep-end swim test will require successful completion of the following skills:

  • jump into 12 feet of water without goggles
  • recover without wiping eyes
  • swim 25 yards with face in the water and arms out of the water (aka no doggy paddle)
  • must put face in at least 3 times throughout 25 yards

Age: 8 - 12 years old
Date: Thursday, October 29
Time: 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Cost: $23.00 for Centre Members
$40.00 for Community Participants
Place: Centre pool
Registration deadline: Thursday, October 22
Minimum/Maximum participants: 4/5 participants

Age: All Ages, must pass deep end test
Date: Wednesday, February 17
Time: 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Cost: $23.00 for Centre Members
$40.00 for Community Participants
Place: Centre Pool
Registration deadline: Wednesday, February 10
Minimum/Maximum participants: 4/5 participants

 

Basic Diving Skills

Basic Diving Skills is a class for kids who would like to learn basic diving, race diving, and fun and silly diving.

Age: 7 - 12 year olds
Date: Thursday, January 28
Time: 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Cost: $8.00 for Centre Member
        $12.00 for Community Participants
Place: Centre Pool
Registration Deadline: Thursday, January 21
Minimum/Maximum participants: 3/8 participants

 

Centre Swim Camp

Centre Swim Camp is a fun and instructional program to help kids improve their swimming strokes, dives, and flip turns. There will also be pool games, and relay races. This class will be an exciting mix of fun and learning for your child.

Participants must pass the Centre deep-end test to attend the swim camp. If you wish to complete the test prior to class, contact Kyron Cauldero, Aquatics Manager, at kcauldero@nracentre.com or 715-246-2252. The deep-end swim test will require successful completion of the following skills:
jump into 12 feet of water without goggles
recover without wiping eyes
swim 25 yards with face in the water and arms out of the water (aka no doggy paddle)
must put face in at least 3 times throughout 25 yards

Before and After Care is available for participants who need care before 8:00 AM or after 4:00 PM at no additional cost.

Age: 9 - 14 years old
Date: Monday, February 22
Time: 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Cost: $45.00 for Centre Members
         $55.00 for Community Participants
Place: Centre Pool
Registration deadline: Monday, February 15
Minimum/Maximum participants: 8/10 participants

 

Junior Lifeguard Training

Interested in one day becoming a lifeguard? Ready to learn basic lifeguarding techniques? This is the class for you! Youth who are planning to become future lifeguards will gain the knowledge and skills to one day become a lifeguard. This training program will help students develop swimming skills, introduce participants to lifesaving skills such as in water rescues and using a rescue tube, and learn First Aid, CPR, and AED.

Age: 11 - 14 years old
Date: Monday - Friday, December 7 - 11
Time: 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Cost: $53.00 for Centre Members
         $70.00 for Community Participants
Place: Centre Pool & Preschool Room
Registration Deadline: Monday, November 30
Minimum/Maximum participants: 4/8 participants

 

Scuba Sunday

Are you a certified diver? Planning a trip somewhere warm and want to hit the water ready to go? At the Centre it’s 100’ viz, 85 degree water, just like Cozumel but without the sand fleas. The Centre is the only facility in the Twin Cities Metro area offering open scuba. Participants must provide their own equipment and proof of certification to participate.

Date: Sundays
Time: 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Cost: FREE for Centre Members
        $10.00 day pass for Community Participants
Place: Centre Pool

 


Facility Hours:

Monday - Friday 4:45 AM - 8:00 PM
Saturday - Sunday 6:00 AM - 6:00 PM
 

Program areas close 15 minutes prior to the facility closing


CONTACT US:

425 E 5th St
New Richmond WI 54017
715-246-2252


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