Knowing how to swim improves your health, fitness, and safety. To help teach New Yorkers how to swim, NYC Parks is offering swimming lessons for people of all ages at their indoor pools.
Registration for Learn to Swim is conducted through a free online lottery. Winners are chosen at random. You must have a valid email address to register.
Participation is free with an NYC Parks Recreation Center Membership. All Learn to Swim participants, including children, adults, and the parents of toddlers, must be members of an NYC Parks recreation center. Memberships are free for kids and teens younger than 18 years old.
March 25, 2019 – June 6, 2019
Registration opens at noon on March 11, 2019 and ends at 11:59 p.m. on Monday, March 18, 2019
You will be notified by email of the lottery results by Thursday, March 21 for the spring session. Applicants who are not chosen will be placed on a waiting list.