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Hart Park Pool


Hart Park Pool is open
Monday June 15- Sunday, August 16, 2015

Swimming Lesson Registration
Begins May 11, for Orange Residents and
May 18 for non-Orange Residents
Walk-in registration begins Tuesday, May 26
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Hart Park Pool Aquatics Registration Dates

PRIORITY Online/Mail-in/24-hour drop box registration for Orange Residents only begins  May 11th @ 7:30 a.m.

Online/Mail-in/24-hour drop box registration for all patrons including non-residents beings May 18th @ 7:30 a.m.

Walk in Registration for all patrons including non-residents begins Tuesday, May 26th

Online Registration!!!

Online registration is now available for Hart Park Swim lesson participants. To register online for swim lessons log on to www.cityoforange.org and select “online class registration.”

Online registrations are subject to a non-refundable convenience fee of $2.75 + 3%, per transaction. This fee will appear with the activity fee at the point of payment.

Payments may be made with a Mastercard or Visa credit cards only. Your credit card statement will show payment to the City of Orange.

Online registration is easy, fast, convenient, and provides immediate enrollment confirmation. So avoid long lines or missed openings due to mail delays and register online today!

Swim and Save!

Purchase a prepaid “Swim Card” for recreational swim at Hart Park Pool for $28. This card allows you to swim for 15 swim sessions for less than $2.00 per session. Beginning Monday, May 18, 2014, swim cards will be available for purchase at the Community Services Department, located at 230 E. Chapman Ave., Orange, 92866.

The Community Services Department office hours are: Monday-Thursday and every other Friday, 7:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Swim cards also may be purchased at Hart Park Pool starting June 15, 2015 during pool hours.

Evening Water Exercise
9 weeks $30

Set to upbeat music, this fun outdoor aquatics exercise program offers you a full body cardio workout designed to help sustain and improve joint mobility, tone muscles, increase endurance, and burn calories. Participants must be 13 years or older.

Instructor: Certified City of Orange Aquatics Staff (714) 744-7266
Location: Hart Park Pool

Tuesdays (Jun 16-Aug 11): 7:00-8:00 p.m.
Thursdays(Jun 18-Aug 13): 7:00-8:00 p.m.














Hart Park Pool Swim Class Information

Parent & Me Classes and Private Lessons
$20 per 4 day session, per couple

Session Dates:
Sessions consist of 4 class meetings that are 30 minutes each.

Session 1A: Monday Jun 15 - Thursday Jun 18

Session 1B: Monday Jun 22 – Thursday Jun 25

Session 2A: Monday Jul 6 – Thursday Jul 9

Session 2B: Monday Jul 13 – Thursday Jul 16

Session 3A: Monday Jul 20 – Thursday Jul 23

Session 3B: Monday Jul 27 – Thursday Jul 30

Session 4A: Monday Aug 3 – Thursday Aug 6

Session 4B: Monday Aug 10 – Thursday Aug 13

*Class offerings for Private Lessons are subject to change.

Class Level

Class Ratio

Description

Cost

Class Offerings*

Parent & Me
(8 pairs = 1 parent, 1 child Mon-Thurs, 30 minutes each)

8:1

Parent & Me Water Introduction classes are recommended for young children from 9 months – 2 years.  There may be only one child with each parent/adult.

$20 per session, per couple

Morning Classes:
8:55, 10:15, 10:55

Afternoon Classes:
5:45

Mon-Fri
Private Lessons
9 lessons, 30 minutes each

1:1

Recommended for swimmers under the age of 3 or for a swimmer who has great fear of the water. Private lessons are also recommended for adults. Private Lessons have limited availability.

 

$243 per session, per participant

Morning Classes:
9:35

Afternoon Classes:
4:25, 5:05

 

Mon/ Wed/ Fri
Private Lessons
5 lessons, 30 minutes each

1:1

Recommended for swimmers under the age of 3 or for a swimmer who has great fear of the water. Private lessons are also recommended for adults. Private Lessons have limited availability.

 

$135 per session,
per participant

Afternoon Classes:
4:25, 5:05

Tue/ Thu
Private Lessons
4 lessons, 30 minutes each

1:1

Recommended for swimmers under the age of 3 or for a swimmer who has great fear of the water. Private lessons are also recommended for adults. Private Lessons have limited availability.

 

$108 per session,
per participant

Afternoon Classes:
4:25, 5:05

 

 Group Lessons
 $40 per session, per participant

Preschool Lessons
$40 per session, per participant

Session Dates:
Sessions consist of 9 class meetings that are 30 minutes each.

Week 1 of each session meets Mon-Fri.
Week 2 of each session meets Mon-Thu.

Session 1: Monday Jun 15th – Thursday Jun 25th

Session 2: Monday Jul 6th – Thursday Jul 16th

Session 3: Monday Jul 20th – Thursday Jul 30st

Session 4: Monday Aug 3rd – Thursday Aug 13th

Please include alternate class times and sessions on the registration form. Call (714) 744-7266 with any Hart Park Pool registration questions.

Hart Park Group Lessons are divided into the following levels:

Class Level

Description

Level is recommended for swimmers who:

 

Class offerings:

Playful Porpoises
Ages 3-5
Ratio: 5:1

Orients your children to the aquatic environment and helps them gain basic aquatic skills. Example of skills: submerge mouth, nose and ears.

·   Are uncomfortable doing a supported front or back float
·   Can only do arm and leg actions while being supported
·   Are uncomfortable while in the water at any depth

Morning Classes:
8:15, 8:55, 9:35, 10:15, 10:55  

Afternoon Classes:
4:25, 5:05, 5:45, 6:25

 

 

Frolicking Frogs
Ages 3-5
Ratio: 5:1

 

 

Helps your child gain greater independence in their skills and develop more comfort in and around the water. Example of skills: bobbing, combined arm/leg actions on front and back, front and back floats.

·   Can only do front and back glides while supported
·   Can submerge their mouth, nose, and eyes in the water comfortably
·   Can only turn over in the water while supported

Morning Classes:
8:15, 8:55, 9:35, 10:15, 10:55  

Afternoon Classes:
4:25, 5:05, 5:45, 6:25

Active Alligators
Ages 3-6
Ratio: 5:1

 

 

Helps your child start to gain basic swimming propulsive skills to be comfortable in and around the water. Example of skills: tread water, combined arm and leg actions, fully submerge and hold breath.

·   Can independently do front and back glides
·   Are comfortable in deep water
·   Can control their breathing while swimming on their front with their face in the water
·   Can independently perform alternating arm and leg actions while swimming on their front

Morning Classes:
8:55, 9:35, 10:15, 10:55  

Afternoon Classes:
4:25, 5:05, 5:45

Level 2: Primary Skills
Ages 3+
Ratio: 5:1

 

 

Learn the fundamentals of front crawl, back crawl, turning over while floating and water safety. This is a difficult level to pass; most students repeat class twice.

·   Can fully submerge their head in chest deep water
·   Needs assistance while flutter kicking
·   Needs assistance while floating on their front or back
·   Can only do combined arm and leg actions while supported

Morning Classes:
8:15, 8:55, 9:35, 10:15, 10:55                

Afternoon Classes:
4:25, 5:05, 5:45, 6:25

Level 3: Stroke Readiness
Ages 3+
Ratio: 6:1

 

Refinement of front and back crawl and endurance. New skills include elementary backstroke and front dives. Most students repeat class twice.

·   Can swim freestyle 10 yards independently
·   Can do rhythmic breathing while swimming on their front
·   Can independently flutter kick on front and back
·   Can glide with face in the water, unsupported and return to a standing position

Morning Classes:
8:15, 8:55, 9:35, 10:15, 10:55                

Afternoon Classes
:
4:25, 5:05, 5:45, 6:25

Level 4: Stroke Development
Ages 3+
Ratio: 7:1

 

Refinement of all previous strokes. New skills include breaststroke, sidestroke and elements of the butterfly.

·   Can swim 25 yards freestyle independently
·   Can coordinate arm stroke for front crawl with side breathing
·   Can tread water for 30 seconds
·   Can do a knee or compact dive from the side of the pool

Morning Classes:
8:15, 8:55, 9:35, 10:15, 10:55    
          
Afternoon Classes:
4:25, 5:05, 5:45, 6:25

Level 5: Stroke Refinement
Ages 3+
Ratio: 7:1

 

Refinement of all previous strokes including breaststroke and sidestroke. New skills include open turns and springboard diving.

·   Can swim freestyle and backstroke for 25 yards independently with rhythmic breathing
·   Can tread water for 2 minutes using any style of kick
·   Can dive from the pool side in a standing position
·   Can independently swim 10 yards of breaststroke

Morning Classes:
 
8:15, 8:55, 9:35, 10:15, 10:55                

Afternoon Classes
:
4:25, 5:05, 5:45, 6:25

Level 6: Stroke Refinement
Ages 5+
Ratio: 7:1

 

Refinement of all strokes, increased endurance and conditioning. Introduces students to competitive swimming.

·   Can do an open turn/flip turn at the wall on their back and front
·   Can independently tread water for 3.5 minutes
·   Can swim continuously 100 yards freestyle
·   Can do the dolphin kick for 25 yards

Morning Classes:
8:15, 9:35, 10:55

Afternoon Classes:
4:25, 5:45

Learning the Basics
Ages 18+

Increase comfort in the water. Experience breath control, buoyancy, moving through the water and safety skills.

·   No prerequisites

Morning Classes:
8:15

Afternoon Classes:
4:15, 5:45

Improving Skills and Swimming Strokes
Ages 18+

Improve fundamental aquatic skills including effectiveness and efficiency of swim strokes.  Improve endurance and learn safety skills.

·   Are comfortable in chest-deep water
·   Can put face in the water
·   Can perform front crawl, breaststroke, and back crawl

Morning Classes:
N/A

Afternoon Classes:
6:25

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