Lessons By Age Group
Temporarily Suspended

Swimming is an important life skill that all children should learn early on. There are so many benefits to learning to swim here on Samp Mortar Lake. Not only is it great for their health, but it could one day save their life.

Swim lessons signup day is June 9th at Beach 4 from 10 a.m. to noon.

Swim lessons are from June 25th to August 15th. All classes are limited to 10 students per class.


Weekday Lessons

Monday and Wednesdays at Beach 1 from 6-8 p.m.

Session 1: Monday June 24 -July 3

Session 2: Monday July 8 – July 17

Session 3: Monday July 22 – July 31

Session 4: August 5 – August 14

Fee for member:  $25 per session        

Fee for non-member: $50


Saturday Lessons

Beach 2 from 10 a.m. to Noon

June 29 – August 17


Fee for members: $50

Fee for non–members: $100


Please note that beaches are closed to non-participants during swim lessons.

Swim Lesson Levels

Level 1: Beginner

Non-swimmers. Must be at least 3 years of age. Children frightened of the water should be in this group.

Level 2: Fundamental Aquatic Skills

Early ability to dog paddle and able to hold breath and fully submerge head.

Level 3: Stroke Development

Must have graduated from Level 2 and know a few basic swimming skills. Will learn personal safety skills, basic crawl stroke and endurance.


Level 4: Stroke Improvement

Ability to crawl stroke 20 yards and comfortable in deep water. Will learn rotary breathing. Back crawl, survival stroke and safety skills.


Level 5: Stroke refinement

Possesses good crawl stroke and elementary backstroke. Ability to jump and dive into deep water. Will learn all strokes at this level.

Swim Lesson Signup Form


Please contact Peg Fitzpatrick at (203) 767-4747 for additional information.
Or email her at Peg@TheHomeFitz.com.