Aquatics important dates and notices
Learn about our transition from Red Cross swimming programs to the Lifesaving Society Swim for Life program.
Winter swim registration begins December 13 at 7 a.m.
Welcome to Strathcona County's swimming and water safety programs! Through our partnership with the Lifesaving Society of Canada, all of our professional aquatic team members hold a complement of certifications to ensure you have the best experience every time you register.
Swimming for the January to March 2023 Winter Season is in 2 7-10 lesson sessions at Kinsmen Leisure Centre (KLC) and Emerald Hills Leisure Centre (EHLC):
- January 9 – March 20: 10 lesson session at EHLC
- January 28 – March 20: 7 lesson session at KLC
Omit: February 20 for Family Day
Strathcona County swimming programs are available in seasonal sessions throughout the year. All currently available swimming program categories are listed below.
Strathcona County schools
Did you know we offer curriculum-based aquatics programs for schools?
Know before you go
There are a few things you may want to know before taking part in Strathcona County swimming programs.
Did you know? After more than 75 years in operation, the Canadian Red Cross is winding down its swimming and water safety program. Effective September 2022 Strathcona County transitioned from the Red Cross Swim Kids program to the Lifesaving Society's Swim For Life learn to swim and lifesaving programs.
Know before you go: swimming
Common questions: swimming
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Last updated: Tuesday, November 29, 2022
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