Lessons, Training and Aquatic Special Events

Gillette Swim Lessons

Swim lessons are offered year round at various times.

Cost is $38 per child, per session. Please view the Recreational Brochure for details.

  • Patrons may register online or in person on the first day of lesson registration at 7:00 a.m. Both online and in person registrations will be going on at the same time. There is no guarantee that a spot will be available. 
  • For online registration you will need to contact the Recreation Center at 682-8527 to get a username and password.
  • If a child is signed up in the wrong class and there is not a correct spot available, they may not be able to participate in lessons.
  • All spectators are asked to remain in designated spectator areas during the swim lessons.
  • If your child has not been in a lesson with the new Red Cross material or has never participated in swimming lessons through the Recreation Center, they must have a swim test. The Campbell County Pool offers a free swimming evaluation for any child wishing to participate in swimming lessons. Please call 682-8527 and speak to Michaela or Kay to schedule a swim test.

        *   Parents must accompany child in the water
        ** Teachers may ask parents to accompany child in water

Click here for a description of the Red Cross Swimming Lessons!


Gillette Water Exercise Classes

- link to fitness schedule

Gillette Private Swim Lessons

 If you are interested in private lessons for yourself or your child, please call 682-8527 and speak with Michaela or Kay. Pool Staff will arrange a time that is convenient for both the student and the instructor. All lessons must be paid in advance.

FEE: $25 per one-half hour, per person
AGES: 5 years of age and older

Wright Swim Lessons

Registration begins at 6:00 a.m. the first scheduled day of each session registration. Each session consist of eight classes that are held Monday & Wednesday (and Thursdays for Session II) . Registration for ALL sessions will begin one week prior to start date.  Phone registrations will NOT be accepted.  Class sizes are limited and payment is required for enrollment.
Session Dates and Registration 
  Session : Summer Session: TBA                             
  Registration for Session : Summer Registration: TBA   
 Session : Summer Session: TBA                      
  Registration for Session : Summer Session: TBA

Registration begins at 6:00 a.m. the first scheduled day of each session registration. Each session consists of eight classes. Registration for all sessions begins the week prior to the start date in person or online.  Class sizes are limited and payment is required for enrollment.  
Times Session II Session III
3:45 - 4:15 p.m. Parent & Child, Levels 1 & 2 Guppy, Levels 1 & 2
4:15 - 4:45 p.m. Guppy, Levels 3 & 4 Polliwog, Levels 3 & 4
4:45 - 5:15 p.m. Polliwog, Tadpole, Levels 5 & 6 Tadpole, Levels 5 & 6
  No class Feb 20, will be Feb 23 No class March 27 will be held March 31

Parent & Child Aquatics

Ages 6 months - 3 years

This class provides an opportunity to introduce parent and child to the joys and risks of being in and around water.  This class will help prepare your child for the Preschool Aquatic Levels.  A minimum of 3 students are needed to hold this class.

Wright Water Exercise Classes

Morning Water Exercise

Join Jen in the mornings for a great workout in the water! This class promotes muscle tone and balance and improves cardiovascular strength and endurance. Water aerobics is low impact, effective, easy to learn and easy on your joints. This class accommodates all levels of fitness and you do not need to know how to swim to participate.

DATES:        December 2 - 21
                     January 4 - 27 (No class Jan. 18)
                     February 1 - 29 (No Class Feb. 13)
                     March 2 - 23 
                     April 4 - 27
                     May 2 - 23
DAYS:         Monday & Wednesdays
TIME:           6:00 a.m. - 6:45 a.m.
FEE:            No charge for patrons with paid membership
                    Drop-in fee for patrons with a pass
INSTRUCTOR:   Jennifer Johnson