2024 FREE Beach Swimming Lessons

2024 FREE Beach Swimming Lessons

By: Christen Bourgeois Date: June 17th, 2024

This summer, FREE Beach Swimming Lessons will be hosted at all Seattle area lifeguarded swimming beaches for children ages 6-16. Sign up today for a midday or evening session!

Beach Midday Sessions:

Monday – Friday, 12:15p – 12:45p

  • Session 1 – 7/1 – 7/12  (*No class on 7/4)
  • Session 2 – 7/15 – 7/26
  • Session 3 – 7/29 – 8/9
  • Session 4 – 8/12 – 8/23

Beach Evening Sessions:

Tuesday or Thursday, 5:30p – 6:00p

  • Tuesday Session – 7/2 – 8/20
  • Thursday Session – 7/11 – 8/22

To sign up for a FREE Beach Swimming Lesson by email, please provide the following information to parksaquatics@seattle.gov by Friday 6/21*:

  • Child’s Name
  • Child’s Age
  • Parent’s Name
  • Parent’s Phone Number
  • Preferred sessions/locations

*After Friday 6/21, all participants may sign up at any Seattle area swimming beach during regular operating hours. Please limit sign up to one session per child. Drop-ins available (pending space). Swimming lessons are weather dependent and may be cancelled for poor weather, or very hot weather when more lifeguard staff are needed for surveillance duty.

Visit seattle.gov for beach locations, hours of operation & more information >>

Learn to swim at Beaches, and in Pools!!

Children receiving FREE Swim Seattle Lessons at swimming pools may also participate in FREE Beach Swimming Lessons!

Share this opportunity with your community:

  • Sign up to receive information from the Swim Seattle Initiative at Seattle Parks & Recreation
  • Download a FREE Swim Lesson Locator

Learn more about Drowning Prevention & Aquatic Programs >>

Courtesy: Seattle Parks and Recreation