Upcoming programs at Ridgefield Parks & Recreation

Ridgefield Parks & Recreation's summer swim lessons will be starting soon. Residents can sign up for classes that meet one day a week on Saturdays, or five days a week from Monday to Friday. There are also lessons available two days a week on Tuesdays and Thursdays or Wednesdays and Fridays.

Ridgefield Parks & Recreation’s summer swim lessons will be starting soon. Residents can sign up for classes that meet one day a week on Saturdays, or five days a week from Monday to Friday. There are also lessons available two days a week on Tuesdays and Thursdays or Wednesdays and Fridays.

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Ridgefield Parks & Recreation’s summer swim lessons will be starting soon. Residents can sign up for classes that meet one day a week on Saturdays, or five days a week from Monday to Friday. There are also lessons available two days a week on Tuesdays and Thursdays or Wednesdays and Fridays.

New this summer are swim lessons at Martin Park Beach for children ages 4-5, available exclusively for those with memberships. Lessons run one day a week on Thursdays or two days a week on Wednesdays and Fridays. Member registration for lessons at the Rec Center and Martin Park Beach begins June 8; open registration begins June 12.

Additionally, Parks & Rec’s Babysitting Course will prepare your child to become one of the most capable, trusted and in-demand sitters in your neighborhood. The one-day class is available for children ages 11-15, and meets from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, June 5, at the Recreation Center. Each student will receive an American Red Cross handbook, emergency reference guide and CD.

For more information, visit ridgefieldparksandrec.org, or call (203) 431-2755.