KANKAKEE WEATHER

Aquatic Events & Trainings

Dive In Movie: "Inside Out"

March 6th, 5:45 - 7:30 PM
Large Pool

Our Dive In Movie Series is back! Our first Dive In showing of 2021 will be "Inside Out" on March 6th.

*The Y will be following state guidelines to properly create a safe environment for all. Event is subject to change.

Registration: February 8th - March 5th

Members: FREE
Prospective: $5/person, $12/family

*Registration REQUIRED for both members and prospective members

Please contact Aquatic Director Jennifer Chambers-Schwob at jchamber-schwob@k3ymca.org with any questions.

 

Easter Egg Dive in the Pool

March 27th
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM

Get into the Easter spirit with the family at our Easter Egg Dive in the Pool! The egg hunt is for kids up to age 12, and all children under age 7 must have a parent in the water with them.

*The Y will be following state guidelines to properly create a safe environment for all. Event is subject to change.

Registration: March 1st - 27th

Members: FREE
Prospective: $5/child

Please contact Aquatic Director Jennifer Chambers-Schwob at jchamber-schwob@k3ymca.org with any questions.

 

Water Polo Clinic

March 29th - April 2nd
4:30 -5:30 PM daily

Calling all aspiring water polo players! The Y will be hosting a water polo clinic this year for kids and teens to take part of during spring break! Learn the basics of water polo and practice with our Coach Bill

*Must be able to swim 50 yds. without stopping
*Ages 10-17

*The Y will be following state guidelines to properly create a safe environment for all. Event is subject to change.

Member Registration: March 1st - 29th
Prospective Member Registration: March 8th - 29th

Members: $45
Prospective: $90

Please contact Aquatic Director Jennifer Chambers-Schwob at jchamber-schwob@k3ymca.org with any questions.

 

Lifeguard Certification Courses

Upon successful completion of one of our lifeguard courses, participants will receive a two-year certification in Lifeguarding, First Aid and Professional CPR/AED from the American Red Cross. Lifeguard class candidates must swim 300 yards using front crawl or breaststroke, dive and retrieve a 10lb brick from bottom of pool, and tread water without hands for 2 minutes before beginning the course

Lifeguard Training (Spring Break)

Pre-test: Friday, March 26th, 5:30 - 7:00 PM

Class meets: March 29th - April 2nd daily, 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Members: $200
Prospective Members: $250
 

Lifeguard Review (during Spring Break)

*Must have curent American RedCross Lifeguard certification

Class meets: March 29th - April 2nd daily, 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Members: $75
Prospective Members: $100
 

Lifeguard Training (Spring)

Pre-test: Friday, April 9th, 5:30 - 7:00 PM

Class meets: April 13th - May 6th, Tuesdays and Thursdays, 5:15 PM - 8:30 PM

Members: $200
Prospective Members: $250

Please contact Aquatic Director Jennifer Chambers-Schwob at jchamber-schwob@k3ymca.org with any questions.

 

Lifeguard Instructor Course/Review

The Kankakee Area Y is offering an instructor course and review! To participate in the course, you must be 17 years of age or older and hold a current Lifeguard/First Aid/CPR & AED for the Professional Rescuer certificate from American Red Cross or an equivalent certification from another organization.

Full Instructor Course: April 9th - 11th
Friday: 5:30 - 9:00 PM
Saturday/Sunday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Members: $175
Prospective Members: $225
Optional add-on: Instructor Deluxe Backpack set: $190
 

Instructor Review: April 9th
5:30 - 9:00 PM

Members: $25
Prospective Members: $40
Optional add-on: Instructor Deluxe Backpack set: $190