Western Carolina University’s Office of Professional Growth and Enrichment will be offering summer youth swim programs at Reid Gym on WCU’s campus in June and July 2019.

There will be three different age categories for the programs, “Shark,” ages 6 and up; “Fish” ages 3-5; and “Minnows,” ages 6 months to 3 years.

The sessions will be held on weekdays only.

The Shark level is $75 per session. The first session will be June 12-27, and the second session will be July 8-23.

The schedule for each day of the sessions is as follows: Intermediate, Swimmer & Advanced Swimmer I & II, 9-9:50 a.m.; Beginner and Advanced Beginner, 10-10:50 a.m.; and Beginner and Advanced Beginner, 11-11:50 a.m.

The Fish level is $45 per session and goes from 5:15-6:05 p.m. The first session will be June 14-27, the second session will be July 8-19, and the third session will July 22 - Aug. 2.

The Minnows Level is $45 per session and runs from 6:10-7:00 p.m. The first session June 14-27, the second session will be held July 8-19, and the third session will be held July 22-Aug. 2.

All swim programs (except Aqua Fitness) are led by instructor Mike Creason, retired assistant professor in the department of health, physical education and recreation at WCU. He has been certified by the American Red Cross to teach infants and children and has been a swimming instructor for more than 40 years.

If you do not know which level your child should be in, call Creason directly at 293-5364.

For more information about the swim programs at WCU, visit swim.wcu.edu or call 227-7397.