Aquatics, Swim Team & Boat Launch

Summer Recreation Swim Team - STATUS TBD
(Youth Ages 7-19; Must be 7 by 7/1/20)
New this year, the Parks and Recreation Department has joined the Central Connecticut Swim League (CCSL) which includes teams from surrounding Towns. Meets are held evenings on Mondays for Juniors (12 & Under) and Wednesdays for Seniors (13 & Over). Dates subject to change. Specific information about dates and times to be sent at a later date. Parents are expected to assist at meets. The GSPO will coordinate meet assignments. The GHS Pool will be Closed July 1-24 (Estimated).

Summer Swim Team
Rec Swim Team PM               124030-PM

FEE:     $179/person

Summer Long Course Practice  - STATUS TBD
(Age 10-20 with some competitive swim experience) An endurance based practice program for those who wish to practice during the summer. Swimmers must be able to maintain a high level workout for a minimum of 90 minutes in a 50 meter pool. No meets. Program meets at Terry Pool only. 

Swim Team
Summer USA Practice Group       124030-US

FEE:                      $115/person
TERRY POOL:      Monday, Wednesday, Friday 
                              (EAST HARTFORD) 6:30-8:30 p.m.
DATES:                 June 22-July 19

Slipaway Riverboat Tours
A great opportunity to enjoy the scenic Connecticut River! Custom excursions, tours and private charters all depart from the Riverfront Park. Features a 30’ Pontoon Boat that can accommodate up to 20 passengers. For more information, visit www.slipawayrivertours.com or call (860)643-2400.

L.L. Bean Outdoor Discovery School
L.L. Bean Outdoor Discovery schools offers various kayaking, paddle boarding and fly fishing programs at the Riverfront Park offering participants access to the scenic Connecticut River from April-October. Interested participants can view and register for the many offerings at www.llbean.com/southwindsor (scroll to the bottom to view the programs). 

Beginner Crew Rowing Camp
(Boys and Girls Ages 12-18)
Get an introduction to the sport of rowing with no previous experience required. A great way to get  ahead to rowing in high school or trying something new. Get on the water to learn the rowing stroke, rowing terminology and equipment handling skills. Learn more and register at www.riverfrontrowing.org/glastonburycamp or call (860)713-3131 Ext. 314. 

FEE:         $495/Session
DATE:      July 27-30

Intermediate & Experienced Crew Rowing Camp
Rowing is a sport that is easy to learn but takes a lifetime to master. Continue to improve your technique to improve your erg scores, maximize power and mobility, and teach you more about collegiate rowing and the college admissions process. Each session run by a talented team of coaches headlined by a local collegiate coach. Learn more and register at www.riverfrontrowing.org/glastonburycamp or call (860)713-3131 Ext. 314. 

FEE:          $495/Session (Rowers); $250/Session (Experienced Coxswains)
DATE:       July 27-30

Sand Castle Contest
(Glastonbury Children of all Ages)
Build castles at Eastbury Pond Saturday, July 11 (rain date: July 19) from 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Registration begins at 10:30 a.m. at the pond. Children may work on their castle individually or in groups.

Children’s Water Festival
(Glastonbury Youth Ages 7 to 14)
Enjoy a variety of dun activities, including relays using kickboards, ping pong balls and life jackets. Held at the Grange Pool on Monday, July 20 (rain date: Friday, July 24) from 1:00-3:00 p.m. Registration begins at 12:30 p.m. at the pool. Popsicles will be served.

Ice Cream Social
(All Pool Patrons)
Addison Pool will host an Ice Cream Social beginning at 1:00 p.m. on Tuesday, August 4 (rain date: August
5). Ice cream cups with chocolate syrup & toppings available. Eat until it’s gone! Free to pool patrons.

Private Swim Lessons
(Glastonbury Residents-Ages 5 and up)
Private lessons (1:1) and semi-private lessons (1:2), are offered to meet you or your child’s instructional needs. Lessons offered as 4 thirty minute sessions at mutually agreed upon times during evenings and weekends at the GHS Pool. Lessons not available during peak times when pool is most crowded. Semi-private lesson participants must be within a skill level apart. To register, complete a “Private Swim Registration Form” available at Parks and Recreation, online at www.glastonbury-ct.gov or at the pool. 

4 x 30 Minute Private (1:1):              $120/Person
4 x 30 Minute Semi-Private (1:2):    $180/2 People

Adult Swim Lessons
(Adults ages 18 and over of all abilities)  
It’s never too late to learn to swim or fine tune strokes. The GHS Pool will be CLOSED July 1-24 (estimated).

Swim Lessons Summer
Adult Swim  Lessons                101129-AA

FEE:          $54/person

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