Joplin Family Y Locations

Joplin Family YMCA


  • Address
  • 3404 W. McIntosh Circle
    Joplin, MO 64804
  • Joplin Family YMCA South

  • Hours
  • M - F 5:00 am – 9:00 pm
  • Sat. 7:00 am – 6:00 pm
  • Sun. 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Swim Lessons

Help your child develop one of the most important safety skills they can learn! Our swim lessons teach water safety while kids have fun in the pool.

With progressive levels to meet your child’s needs, YMCA swim lessons will equip them with swimming and safety skills to last a lifetime.

Group Lessons are for ages 4 and up.  Private lessons start as early as age 3.

Lesson Levels and Times 

Level 1:  How to swim on own:  M/W 4:30 pm or M/W 5:30 pm 

Level 2:  Basic stroke development:  M/W 4:30 pm or M/W 5:30 pm 

Level 3:  Stroke refinement:  M/W 6:30 pm

Level 4:  Advanced:  M/W 6:30 pm


Session and Registration Dates

  • TO BE DETERMINED  We appreciate your patience as we work to get Swim Lessons back on the schedule.

Each session includes eight 45-minute group lessons.  The cost is $30 for members and $60 for nonmembers.  Financial aid is available for those who qualify.  


Private Lessons:

Get one-on-one instructions with a certified instructor.  Swimmers of every skill level will grow and develop their skills in this encouraging, family-friendly environment.  A four-week session includes four 45-minute private lessons.  The cost is $80 for members and $105 for non-members.

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