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Swimming

Summer 2018

For additional information about this and other programs, please contact us at 705-656-4445.

The Peterborough Public Health website has lots of valuable information pertaining to swimming and public beaches, including current test results.

Both the Red Cross and the Lifesaving Society Swim Programs will be offered again this year at Chandos, Quarry Bay Beach and on Jack Lake (between Forest Glen Marina and Anchorage Marina) .

Red Cross Swim lessons are 30 minutes in length. Lifesaving Society Bronze Program lessons are 45 to 60 minutes in length.

Please note: The times listed below are approximate, and subject to change, dependent upon enrollment. All sessions run every weekday, Monday through Friday, inclusive. Exceptions are the first Monday of each session (last-minute enrollment day), holdays (Civic Holiday) and for weather-related issues such as thunderstorms when lightning is present. 

Chandos Beach

First session: July 10th to July 27th. Lesson times scheduled in the afternoon (Approximately between 1:30 pm and 4:30 pm).

Please register in advance by completing the form below and dropping it off at the NKCC, or by scanning and emailing the form to us. Last-minute registration at the beach on July 9th from 11:30 am to 1:00 pm. Once registration is closed, classes can be assigned and you will be contacted with class times.    

Second session: July 31st to August 17th. Lesson times scheduled in the morning (Approximately between 8:30 am and 12:30 pm).

Please register in advance by completing the form below and dropping it off at the NKCC, or by scanning and emailing the form to us. Last-minute registration at the beach on July 30th from 9:00 am to 10:30 am. Once registration is closed, classes can be assigned and you will be contacted with class times.  

Quarry Bay Beach

July 10th to July 27th. Lesson times scheduled in the morning (Approximately between 8:30 am and 12:30 pm).

Please register in advance by completing the form below and dropping it off at the NKCC, or by scanning and emailing the form to us. Last-minute registration at the beach on July 9th from 9:00 am to 10:30 am. Once registration is closed, classes can be assigned and you will be contacted with class times.  

Jack Lake

July 31st to August 17th. Lesson times scheduled in the afternoon (Approximately between 1:30 pm and 4:30 pm).

Please register in advance by completing the form below and dropping it off at the NKCC, or by scanning and emailing the form to us. Last-minute registration at the marina on July 30th from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm. Once registration is closed, classes can be assigned and you will be contacted with class times.  

Fees

Red Cross Program Fees:

$50.00 one child/$90.00 two children/$125 three or more children.

Multiple children discount must be immediate family members.

Lifesaving Society Bronze Program Fees:

$110.00 per participant plus manual ($50.00) and exam ($50.00).

Registration

You can fill out the forms, register and pay in advance for the Swimming Program, at the NKCCAt the North Kawartha Community Centre we accept cash, debit and cheques. Cheques made payable to: The Township of North Kawartha.

If you prefer to mail the form in advance, you can download the Swimming Registration Form here. (Please be sure to complete both pages). Fill out and mail the form, along with a cheque (please do not send cash) to:

NKCC Sports Registration
c/o The Township of North Kawartha
PO Box 550,
280 Burleigh St.,
Apsley, ON K0L 1A0