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The Watertown Family YMCA is pleased to offer swim lessons for children ages 6 months -18 years, as well as open swim to the community.

Per New York State pool regulations, children less than 16 years of age must at all times be accompanied by a parent or guardian or similar, adult 18 years or older, responsible for their safety and behavior while at the YMCA pool.

Our Recreation pool is 3 ½ feet to 5 feet deep. It is a warm water pool running between 84˚- 86˚. This pool is utilized for Group Ex. Classes, as well as our lower level swim lessons and lap swim by reservation only.

• Aquatic Group Ex classes are available to members 18 years and older.

• Lap Swim is available to members 13 years and older.

To reserve a time and lane for lap swim:Reservations


Swim Lessons

We offer swim lessons for all ages!

Kids taking swim lessons

Aquatic Group Ex

Reach your fitness goals in our pool!

adults exercising in pool

Blue Sharks Swim Team

For ages 18 and under, feed your need to compete on our swim team!

a person swimming

Pool Schedule

Full Recreation Pool Schedule including Lap Swim, Open Swim, Aquatic Fitness and Swim Lessons

kids in pool

Pool Parties

Have your birthday party at our pool!

Kids laughing at the pool