Swimming & Diving to Offer Swimming Lessons This Fall!

Swimming & Diving to Offer Swimming Lessons This Fall!


The Mount Holyoke College Swimming and Diving Team is offering lessons to children (ages 9 months to teenagers).  The classes will be held at the Kendall Sports and Dance Complex and are taught by members of the Mount Holyoke Swimming & Diving Team.

We are offering a 6-class session with classes offered on either Monday/Wednesday or Tuesday/Thursday.  The lessons will begin on Wednesday, September 11th and will end on Tuesday, October 1, 2013.  There will be two class sessions available on Mon/Wed and one session on Tues/Thurs for children. 

Springboard diving lessons will be held on Mon/Wed from 5:00-5:45pm for Beginners and Advanced from 5:45-6:30pm.  Adult instruction is Mon/Wed from 5:45-6:30pm. The cost is $60.00 for children of Mount Holyoke faculty and staff and $65.00 for others.  You may sign up for 1 lesson a week (3 lessons total) for $30.

For children under 5 years of age, the class will involve a parent being in the water with the child. Babies must wear swimming diapers. The Parent Child Lessons will be 30 minutes long. Mon/Wed - 4-15-4:45pm for 9 months to 2 years old. Mon/Wed - 5:00-5:30pm for 3-4 years old.

For questions about this event, please contact Dave Allen at 413-538-2314 or dmallen@mtholyoke.edu.