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Programs and Activities in the Park System
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02/22/2017 12:00 PMWSI - Water Safety Instructor Course Registration If you are at least 16 years old and a proficient swimmer, you can become an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. This course is approximately 32-hours in length and will help you teach skills that may save a life, gain terrific work experience as an aquatics professional, earn money or join a volunteer team while you help people learn valuable skills.

In addition you will learn organizational and presentation skills that will help you in any career and make a difference in people's lives. Whether you want to splash around with kids and teach them to swim, help children and adults refine their strokes or teach diving safety techniques, you can do it as an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor.

Two class sessions will be available.

March 13-17 at North High School Pool - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 at Birdland Swimming Pool - 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
02/22/2017 01:00 PMLifeguard Training Registration Participants are trained in knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Must have the ability to swim 300 yards. Participants are expected to have classroom and in water participation every day.

Two sessions available.
March 13-16 North High School - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 Birdland Swimming Pool 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
02/23/2017 12:00 PMWSI - Water Safety Instructor Course Registration If you are at least 16 years old and a proficient swimmer, you can become an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. This course is approximately 32-hours in length and will help you teach skills that may save a life, gain terrific work experience as an aquatics professional, earn money or join a volunteer team while you help people learn valuable skills.

In addition you will learn organizational and presentation skills that will help you in any career and make a difference in people's lives. Whether you want to splash around with kids and teach them to swim, help children and adults refine their strokes or teach diving safety techniques, you can do it as an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor.

Two class sessions will be available.

March 13-17 at North High School Pool - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 at Birdland Swimming Pool - 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
02/23/2017 01:00 PMLifeguard Training Registration Participants are trained in knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Must have the ability to swim 300 yards. Participants are expected to have classroom and in water participation every day.

Two sessions available.
March 13-16 North High School - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 Birdland Swimming Pool 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
02/23/2017 03:45 PMAfter School Enrichment Series Join us every Thursday from February 16 until March 9 from 3:45 - 4:45 p.m. for our After School Enrichment Series! This four-part nature program for kids K-3 is available at the Jay Spence Shelter in Greenwood Park and features a different topic each week.

February 16 - Backyard Adventures
February 23 - Tracks and Scat
March 2 - Mammals
March 9 - Squirrels

During each session, participants will spend time inside learning, building a project or craft and then gear up and go outside for an outdoor activity. Be prepared for the outdoor weather!

Registration is $20 per child for the entire series. Parents are invited to stay for the event at no fee.
Register Here!Jay Spence Shelter at Greenwood Park
02/24/2017 12:00 PMWSI - Water Safety Instructor Course Registration If you are at least 16 years old and a proficient swimmer, you can become an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. This course is approximately 32-hours in length and will help you teach skills that may save a life, gain terrific work experience as an aquatics professional, earn money or join a volunteer team while you help people learn valuable skills.

In addition you will learn organizational and presentation skills that will help you in any career and make a difference in people's lives. Whether you want to splash around with kids and teach them to swim, help children and adults refine their strokes or teach diving safety techniques, you can do it as an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor.

Two class sessions will be available.

March 13-17 at North High School Pool - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 at Birdland Swimming Pool - 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
02/24/2017 01:00 PMLifeguard Training Registration Participants are trained in knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Must have the ability to swim 300 yards. Participants are expected to have classroom and in water participation every day.

Two sessions available.
March 13-16 North High School - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 Birdland Swimming Pool 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
02/25/2017 12:00 PMWSI - Water Safety Instructor Course Registration If you are at least 16 years old and a proficient swimmer, you can become an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. This course is approximately 32-hours in length and will help you teach skills that may save a life, gain terrific work experience as an aquatics professional, earn money or join a volunteer team while you help people learn valuable skills.

In addition you will learn organizational and presentation skills that will help you in any career and make a difference in people's lives. Whether you want to splash around with kids and teach them to swim, help children and adults refine their strokes or teach diving safety techniques, you can do it as an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor.

Two class sessions will be available.

March 13-17 at North High School Pool - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 at Birdland Swimming Pool - 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
02/25/2017 01:00 PMLifeguard Training Registration Participants are trained in knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Must have the ability to swim 300 yards. Participants are expected to have classroom and in water participation every day.

Two sessions available.
March 13-16 North High School - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 Birdland Swimming Pool 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
02/26/2017 12:00 PMWSI - Water Safety Instructor Course Registration If you are at least 16 years old and a proficient swimmer, you can become an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. This course is approximately 32-hours in length and will help you teach skills that may save a life, gain terrific work experience as an aquatics professional, earn money or join a volunteer team while you help people learn valuable skills.

In addition you will learn organizational and presentation skills that will help you in any career and make a difference in people's lives. Whether you want to splash around with kids and teach them to swim, help children and adults refine their strokes or teach diving safety techniques, you can do it as an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor.

Two class sessions will be available.

March 13-17 at North High School Pool - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 at Birdland Swimming Pool - 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
02/26/2017 01:00 PMLifeguard Training Registration Participants are trained in knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Must have the ability to swim 300 yards. Participants are expected to have classroom and in water participation every day.

Two sessions available.
March 13-16 North High School - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 Birdland Swimming Pool 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
02/27/2017 12:00 PMWSI - Water Safety Instructor Course Registration If you are at least 16 years old and a proficient swimmer, you can become an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. This course is approximately 32-hours in length and will help you teach skills that may save a life, gain terrific work experience as an aquatics professional, earn money or join a volunteer team while you help people learn valuable skills.

In addition you will learn organizational and presentation skills that will help you in any career and make a difference in people's lives. Whether you want to splash around with kids and teach them to swim, help children and adults refine their strokes or teach diving safety techniques, you can do it as an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor.

Two class sessions will be available.

March 13-17 at North High School Pool - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 at Birdland Swimming Pool - 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
02/27/2017 01:00 PMLifeguard Training Registration Participants are trained in knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Must have the ability to swim 300 yards. Participants are expected to have classroom and in water participation every day.

Two sessions available.
March 13-16 North High School - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 Birdland Swimming Pool 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
02/28/2017 12:00 PMWSI - Water Safety Instructor Course Registration If you are at least 16 years old and a proficient swimmer, you can become an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. This course is approximately 32-hours in length and will help you teach skills that may save a life, gain terrific work experience as an aquatics professional, earn money or join a volunteer team while you help people learn valuable skills.

In addition you will learn organizational and presentation skills that will help you in any career and make a difference in people's lives. Whether you want to splash around with kids and teach them to swim, help children and adults refine their strokes or teach diving safety techniques, you can do it as an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor.

Two class sessions will be available.

March 13-17 at North High School Pool - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 at Birdland Swimming Pool - 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
02/28/2017 01:00 PMLifeguard Training Registration Participants are trained in knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Must have the ability to swim 300 yards. Participants are expected to have classroom and in water participation every day.

Two sessions available.
March 13-16 North High School - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 Birdland Swimming Pool 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
03/01/2017 12:00 AMEarth Day Trash Bash RegistrationVolunteers are needed for Iowa's largest Earth Day cleanup event on Friday, April 21.

Last year, we had 1565 registered volunteers remove over 40,000 pounds of litter, brush, tires and recyclables while beautifying our public lands, cleaning up our waterways, clearing away invasive species, creating new trails and more. They even collected almost 20 pounds of cigarette butts as part of our Big Buttowski competition!
Register Your Team Here 
03/01/2017 11:00 AMBirding BasicsGet to know the water fowl and land birds that stop by Gray’s Lake Park as they pause to refuel on their journey north during spring migration when you attend Birding Basics at Grays Lake. The lunch time sessions are free and everyone is invited to join along. Participants will meet from 11:00-11:45 am at Gray’s Lake every Wednesday starting March 1st and continuing through May 31st. Dress for the weather and bring binoculars if you have them – we have a few extra pairs if you forget yours. This program is free and open to all ages.

The first half of the series we will focus on water birds such as ducks, geese, loons, grebes, mergansers, pelicans, and herons. The public will meet in the beach parking lot on the north side of Gray’s Lake. For the second half of the series will meet in the southeast parking lot for viewing of songbirds such as warblers, vireos, thrushes, and sparrows.
 Gray's Lake Park
03/01/2017 12:00 PMWSI - Water Safety Instructor Course Registration If you are at least 16 years old and a proficient swimmer, you can become an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. This course is approximately 32-hours in length and will help you teach skills that may save a life, gain terrific work experience as an aquatics professional, earn money or join a volunteer team while you help people learn valuable skills.

In addition you will learn organizational and presentation skills that will help you in any career and make a difference in people's lives. Whether you want to splash around with kids and teach them to swim, help children and adults refine their strokes or teach diving safety techniques, you can do it as an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor.

Two class sessions will be available.

March 13-17 at North High School Pool - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 at Birdland Swimming Pool - 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
03/01/2017 01:00 PMLifeguard Training Registration Participants are trained in knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Must have the ability to swim 300 yards. Participants are expected to have classroom and in water participation every day.

Two sessions available.
March 13-16 North High School - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 Birdland Swimming Pool 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
03/01/2017 02:00 PMSummer Job FairDes Moines Parks and Recreation is one of the largest seasonal employers in the area. Our team will be holding two job fairs and begin recruiting for the following positions:
• Lifeguards
• Water safety instructors
• Park and recreation associates
• Wading pool attendants
• Parks maintenance workers (Utility Workers)

Join us on Wednesday March 1 from 2 p.m. -7 p.m. at Martin Luther King Jr. Park (1650 Garfield Ave) and Pioneer Columbus Community Center (2100 SE 5th Street) on Wednesday, March 8 from 2 p.m. - 7 p.m. Make sure to bring valid identification, as applications will be accepted onsite. Refreshments will be served. Contact parks@dmgov.org for more information.
Position and Event InformationMartin Luther King Jr. Park
03/02/2017 12:00 PMWSI - Water Safety Instructor Course Registration If you are at least 16 years old and a proficient swimmer, you can become an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. This course is approximately 32-hours in length and will help you teach skills that may save a life, gain terrific work experience as an aquatics professional, earn money or join a volunteer team while you help people learn valuable skills.

In addition you will learn organizational and presentation skills that will help you in any career and make a difference in people's lives. Whether you want to splash around with kids and teach them to swim, help children and adults refine their strokes or teach diving safety techniques, you can do it as an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor.

Two class sessions will be available.

March 13-17 at North High School Pool - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 at Birdland Swimming Pool - 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
03/02/2017 01:00 PMLifeguard Training Registration Participants are trained in knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Must have the ability to swim 300 yards. Participants are expected to have classroom and in water participation every day.

Two sessions available.
March 13-16 North High School - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 Birdland Swimming Pool 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
03/02/2017 03:45 PMAfter School Enrichment Series Join us every Thursday from February 16 until March 9 from 3:45 - 4:45 p.m. for our After School Enrichment Series! This four-part nature program for kids K-3 is available at the Jay Spence Shelter in Greenwood Park and features a different topic each week.

February 16 - Backyard Adventures
February 23 - Tracks and Scat
March 2 - Mammals
March 9 - Squirrels

During each session, participants will spend time inside learning, building a project or craft and then gear up and go outside for an outdoor activity. Be prepared for the outdoor weather!

Registration is $20 per child for the entire series. Parents are invited to stay for the event at no fee.
Register Here!Jay Spence Shelter at Greenwood Park
03/03/2017 12:00 PMWSI - Water Safety Instructor Course Registration If you are at least 16 years old and a proficient swimmer, you can become an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. This course is approximately 32-hours in length and will help you teach skills that may save a life, gain terrific work experience as an aquatics professional, earn money or join a volunteer team while you help people learn valuable skills.

In addition you will learn organizational and presentation skills that will help you in any career and make a difference in people's lives. Whether you want to splash around with kids and teach them to swim, help children and adults refine their strokes or teach diving safety techniques, you can do it as an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor.

Two class sessions will be available.

March 13-17 at North High School Pool - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 at Birdland Swimming Pool - 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
03/03/2017 01:00 PMLifeguard Training Registration Participants are trained in knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Must have the ability to swim 300 yards. Participants are expected to have classroom and in water participation every day.

Two sessions available.
March 13-16 North High School - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 Birdland Swimming Pool 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
03/04/2017 12:00 PMWSI - Water Safety Instructor Course Registration If you are at least 16 years old and a proficient swimmer, you can become an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. This course is approximately 32-hours in length and will help you teach skills that may save a life, gain terrific work experience as an aquatics professional, earn money or join a volunteer team while you help people learn valuable skills.

In addition you will learn organizational and presentation skills that will help you in any career and make a difference in people's lives. Whether you want to splash around with kids and teach them to swim, help children and adults refine their strokes or teach diving safety techniques, you can do it as an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor.

Two class sessions will be available.

March 13-17 at North High School Pool - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 at Birdland Swimming Pool - 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
03/04/2017 01:00 PMLifeguard Training Registration Participants are trained in knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Must have the ability to swim 300 yards. Participants are expected to have classroom and in water participation every day.

Two sessions available.
March 13-16 North High School - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 Birdland Swimming Pool 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
03/05/2017 12:00 PMWSI - Water Safety Instructor Course Registration If you are at least 16 years old and a proficient swimmer, you can become an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. This course is approximately 32-hours in length and will help you teach skills that may save a life, gain terrific work experience as an aquatics professional, earn money or join a volunteer team while you help people learn valuable skills.

In addition you will learn organizational and presentation skills that will help you in any career and make a difference in people's lives. Whether you want to splash around with kids and teach them to swim, help children and adults refine their strokes or teach diving safety techniques, you can do it as an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor.

Two class sessions will be available.

March 13-17 at North High School Pool - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 at Birdland Swimming Pool - 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
03/05/2017 01:00 PMLifeguard Training Registration Participants are trained in knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Must have the ability to swim 300 yards. Participants are expected to have classroom and in water participation every day.

Two sessions available.
March 13-16 North High School - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 Birdland Swimming Pool 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
03/06/2017 12:00 PMWSI - Water Safety Instructor Course Registration If you are at least 16 years old and a proficient swimmer, you can become an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. This course is approximately 32-hours in length and will help you teach skills that may save a life, gain terrific work experience as an aquatics professional, earn money or join a volunteer team while you help people learn valuable skills.

In addition you will learn organizational and presentation skills that will help you in any career and make a difference in people's lives. Whether you want to splash around with kids and teach them to swim, help children and adults refine their strokes or teach diving safety techniques, you can do it as an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor.

Two class sessions will be available.

March 13-17 at North High School Pool - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 at Birdland Swimming Pool - 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
03/06/2017 01:00 PMLifeguard Training Registration Participants are trained in knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Must have the ability to swim 300 yards. Participants are expected to have classroom and in water participation every day.

Two sessions available.
March 13-16 North High School - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 Birdland Swimming Pool 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
03/07/2017 12:00 PMSnowshoeing at the John and Mary Pappajohn Sculpture Park Gear up with snowshoes and explore the John and Mary Pappajohn Sculpture Park with a Des Moines Art Center Education Docent. Participants will learn the basics of snowshoeing before visiting several different sculptures in the park to learn about their creators. Return to the starting point and enjoy hot chocolate to finish the event. The cost is $5 and covers snowshoe rental and hot chocolate.Register HereJohn and Mary Pappajohn Sculpture Park - 1418 Grand Avenue
03/07/2017 12:00 PMWSI - Water Safety Instructor Course Registration If you are at least 16 years old and a proficient swimmer, you can become an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. This course is approximately 32-hours in length and will help you teach skills that may save a life, gain terrific work experience as an aquatics professional, earn money or join a volunteer team while you help people learn valuable skills.

In addition you will learn organizational and presentation skills that will help you in any career and make a difference in people's lives. Whether you want to splash around with kids and teach them to swim, help children and adults refine their strokes or teach diving safety techniques, you can do it as an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor.

Two class sessions will be available.

March 13-17 at North High School Pool - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 at Birdland Swimming Pool - 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
03/07/2017 01:00 PMLifeguard Training Registration Participants are trained in knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Must have the ability to swim 300 yards. Participants are expected to have classroom and in water participation every day.

Two sessions available.
March 13-16 North High School - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 Birdland Swimming Pool 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
03/08/2017 11:00 AMBirding BasicsGet to know the water fowl and land birds that stop by Gray’s Lake Park as they pause to refuel on their journey north during spring migration when you attend Birding Basics at Grays Lake. The lunch time sessions are free and everyone is invited to join along. Participants will meet from 11:00-11:45 am at Gray’s Lake every Wednesday starting March 1st and continuing through May 31st. Dress for the weather and bring binoculars if you have them – we have a few extra pairs if you forget yours. This program is free and open to all ages.

The first half of the series we will focus on water birds such as ducks, geese, loons, grebes, mergansers, pelicans, and herons. The public will meet in the beach parking lot on the north side of Gray’s Lake. For the second half of the series will meet in the southeast parking lot for viewing of songbirds such as warblers, vireos, thrushes, and sparrows.
 Gray's Lake Park
03/08/2017 12:00 PMWSI - Water Safety Instructor Course Registration If you are at least 16 years old and a proficient swimmer, you can become an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. This course is approximately 32-hours in length and will help you teach skills that may save a life, gain terrific work experience as an aquatics professional, earn money or join a volunteer team while you help people learn valuable skills.

In addition you will learn organizational and presentation skills that will help you in any career and make a difference in people's lives. Whether you want to splash around with kids and teach them to swim, help children and adults refine their strokes or teach diving safety techniques, you can do it as an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor.

Two class sessions will be available.

March 13-17 at North High School Pool - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 at Birdland Swimming Pool - 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
03/08/2017 01:00 PMLifeguard Training Registration Participants are trained in knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Must have the ability to swim 300 yards. Participants are expected to have classroom and in water participation every day.

Two sessions available.
March 13-16 North High School - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 Birdland Swimming Pool 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
03/08/2017 02:00 PMSummer Job FairDes Moines Parks and Recreation is one of the largest seasonal employers in the area. Our team will be holding two job fairs and begin recruiting for the following positions:
• Lifeguards
• Water safety instructors
• Park and recreation associates
• Wading pool attendants
• Parks maintenance workers (Utility Workers)

Join us on Wednesday March 1 from 2 p.m. -7 p.m. at Martin Luther King Jr. Park (1650 Garfield Ave) and Pioneer Columbus Community Center (2100 SE 5th Street) on Wednesday, March 8 from 2 p.m. - 7 p.m.

Make sure to bring valid identification, as applications will be accepted onsite. Refreshments will be served. Contact parks@dmgov.org for more information.
Position and Event InformationPioneer Columbus Community Center
03/09/2017 12:00 PMWSI - Water Safety Instructor Course Registration If you are at least 16 years old and a proficient swimmer, you can become an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. This course is approximately 32-hours in length and will help you teach skills that may save a life, gain terrific work experience as an aquatics professional, earn money or join a volunteer team while you help people learn valuable skills.

In addition you will learn organizational and presentation skills that will help you in any career and make a difference in people's lives. Whether you want to splash around with kids and teach them to swim, help children and adults refine their strokes or teach diving safety techniques, you can do it as an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor.

Two class sessions will be available.

March 13-17 at North High School Pool - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 at Birdland Swimming Pool - 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
03/09/2017 01:00 PMLifeguard Training Registration Participants are trained in knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Must have the ability to swim 300 yards. Participants are expected to have classroom and in water participation every day.

Two sessions available.
March 13-16 North High School - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 Birdland Swimming Pool 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
03/09/2017 03:45 PMAfter School Enrichment Series Join us every Thursday from February 16 until March 9 from 3:45 - 4:45 p.m. for our After School Enrichment Series! This four-part nature program for kids K-3 is available at the Jay Spence Shelter in Greenwood Park and features a different topic each week.

February 16 - Backyard Adventures
February 23 - Tracks and Scat
March 2 - Mammals
March 9 - Squirrels

During each session, participants will spend time inside learning, building a project or craft and then gear up and go outside for an outdoor activity. Be prepared for the outdoor weather!

Registration is $20 per child for the entire series. Parents are invited to stay for the event at no fee.
Register Here!Jay Spence Shelter at Greenwood Park
03/10/2017 12:00 PMWSI - Water Safety Instructor Course Registration If you are at least 16 years old and a proficient swimmer, you can become an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. This course is approximately 32-hours in length and will help you teach skills that may save a life, gain terrific work experience as an aquatics professional, earn money or join a volunteer team while you help people learn valuable skills.

In addition you will learn organizational and presentation skills that will help you in any career and make a difference in people's lives. Whether you want to splash around with kids and teach them to swim, help children and adults refine their strokes or teach diving safety techniques, you can do it as an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor.

Two class sessions will be available.

March 13-17 at North High School Pool - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 at Birdland Swimming Pool - 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
03/10/2017 01:00 PMLifeguard Training Registration Participants are trained in knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Must have the ability to swim 300 yards. Participants are expected to have classroom and in water participation every day.

Two sessions available.
March 13-16 North High School - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 Birdland Swimming Pool 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
03/10/2017 05:30 PMAlmost Full Moon Snowshoe Hike at Greenwood ParkTake a walk with us through the park on a set of snowshoes and enjoy the Greenwood Park Nature Trail on a Almost Full Moon winter evening. Snowshoeing is fun and easy to do, if you can walk you can snowshoe. This program will meet at the Jay Spence Enclosed Shelter on Friday March 10th, starting at 5:30 pm so dress for the weather. Registration is $5 and includes snowshoe rental and hot chocolate. All ages are welcome. Anyone under 12 years old will need to have a guardian present.Register HereGreenwood Park - 4500 Grand Avenue
03/11/2017 12:00 PMWSI - Water Safety Instructor Course Registration If you are at least 16 years old and a proficient swimmer, you can become an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. This course is approximately 32-hours in length and will help you teach skills that may save a life, gain terrific work experience as an aquatics professional, earn money or join a volunteer team while you help people learn valuable skills.

In addition you will learn organizational and presentation skills that will help you in any career and make a difference in people's lives. Whether you want to splash around with kids and teach them to swim, help children and adults refine their strokes or teach diving safety techniques, you can do it as an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor.

Two class sessions will be available.

March 13-17 at North High School Pool - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 at Birdland Swimming Pool - 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
03/11/2017 01:00 PMLifeguard Training Registration Participants are trained in knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Must have the ability to swim 300 yards. Participants are expected to have classroom and in water participation every day.

Two sessions available.
March 13-16 North High School - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 Birdland Swimming Pool 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
03/12/2017 12:00 PMWSI - Water Safety Instructor Course Registration If you are at least 16 years old and a proficient swimmer, you can become an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. This course is approximately 32-hours in length and will help you teach skills that may save a life, gain terrific work experience as an aquatics professional, earn money or join a volunteer team while you help people learn valuable skills.

In addition you will learn organizational and presentation skills that will help you in any career and make a difference in people's lives. Whether you want to splash around with kids and teach them to swim, help children and adults refine their strokes or teach diving safety techniques, you can do it as an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor.

Two class sessions will be available.

March 13-17 at North High School Pool - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 at Birdland Swimming Pool - 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
03/12/2017 01:00 PMLifeguard Training Registration Participants are trained in knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Must have the ability to swim 300 yards. Participants are expected to have classroom and in water participation every day.

Two sessions available.
March 13-16 North High School - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 Birdland Swimming Pool 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
03/13/2017 12:00 PMWSI - Water Safety Instructor Course Registration If you are at least 16 years old and a proficient swimmer, you can become an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. This course is approximately 32-hours in length and will help you teach skills that may save a life, gain terrific work experience as an aquatics professional, earn money or join a volunteer team while you help people learn valuable skills.

In addition you will learn organizational and presentation skills that will help you in any career and make a difference in people's lives. Whether you want to splash around with kids and teach them to swim, help children and adults refine their strokes or teach diving safety techniques, you can do it as an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor.

Two class sessions will be available.

March 13-17 at North High School Pool - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 at Birdland Swimming Pool - 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
03/13/2017 01:00 PMLifeguard Training Registration Participants are trained in knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Must have the ability to swim 300 yards. Participants are expected to have classroom and in water participation every day.

Two sessions available.
March 13-16 North High School - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 Birdland Swimming Pool 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
03/14/2017 12:00 PMWSI - Water Safety Instructor Course Registration If you are at least 16 years old and a proficient swimmer, you can become an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. This course is approximately 32-hours in length and will help you teach skills that may save a life, gain terrific work experience as an aquatics professional, earn money or join a volunteer team while you help people learn valuable skills.

In addition you will learn organizational and presentation skills that will help you in any career and make a difference in people's lives. Whether you want to splash around with kids and teach them to swim, help children and adults refine their strokes or teach diving safety techniques, you can do it as an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor.

Two class sessions will be available.

March 13-17 at North High School Pool - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 at Birdland Swimming Pool - 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
03/14/2017 01:00 PMLifeguard Training Registration Participants are trained in knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Must have the ability to swim 300 yards. Participants are expected to have classroom and in water participation every day.

Two sessions available.
March 13-16 North High School - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 Birdland Swimming Pool 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
03/15/2017 11:00 AMBirding BasicsGet to know the water fowl and land birds that stop by Gray’s Lake Park as they pause to refuel on their journey north during spring migration when you attend Birding Basics at Grays Lake. The lunch time sessions are free and everyone is invited to join along. Participants will meet from 11:00-11:45 am at Gray’s Lake every Wednesday starting March 1st and continuing through May 31st. Dress for the weather and bring binoculars if you have them – we have a few extra pairs if you forget yours. This program is free and open to all ages.

The first half of the series we will focus on water birds such as ducks, geese, loons, grebes, mergansers, pelicans, and herons. The public will meet in the beach parking lot on the north side of Gray’s Lake. For the second half of the series will meet in the southeast parking lot for viewing of songbirds such as warblers, vireos, thrushes, and sparrows.
 Gray's Lake Park
03/15/2017 12:00 PMWSI - Water Safety Instructor Course Registration If you are at least 16 years old and a proficient swimmer, you can become an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. This course is approximately 32-hours in length and will help you teach skills that may save a life, gain terrific work experience as an aquatics professional, earn money or join a volunteer team while you help people learn valuable skills.

In addition you will learn organizational and presentation skills that will help you in any career and make a difference in people's lives. Whether you want to splash around with kids and teach them to swim, help children and adults refine their strokes or teach diving safety techniques, you can do it as an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor.

Two class sessions will be available.

March 13-17 at North High School Pool - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 at Birdland Swimming Pool - 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
03/15/2017 01:00 PMLifeguard Training Registration Participants are trained in knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Must have the ability to swim 300 yards. Participants are expected to have classroom and in water participation every day.

Two sessions available.
March 13-16 North High School - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 Birdland Swimming Pool 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
03/16/2017 12:00 PMWSI - Water Safety Instructor Course Registration If you are at least 16 years old and a proficient swimmer, you can become an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. This course is approximately 32-hours in length and will help you teach skills that may save a life, gain terrific work experience as an aquatics professional, earn money or join a volunteer team while you help people learn valuable skills.

In addition you will learn organizational and presentation skills that will help you in any career and make a difference in people's lives. Whether you want to splash around with kids and teach them to swim, help children and adults refine their strokes or teach diving safety techniques, you can do it as an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor.

Two class sessions will be available.

March 13-17 at North High School Pool - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 at Birdland Swimming Pool - 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
03/16/2017 01:00 PMLifeguard Training Registration Participants are trained in knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Must have the ability to swim 300 yards. Participants are expected to have classroom and in water participation every day.

Two sessions available.
March 13-16 North High School - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 Birdland Swimming Pool 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
03/17/2017 12:00 PMWSI - Water Safety Instructor Course Registration If you are at least 16 years old and a proficient swimmer, you can become an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. This course is approximately 32-hours in length and will help you teach skills that may save a life, gain terrific work experience as an aquatics professional, earn money or join a volunteer team while you help people learn valuable skills.

In addition you will learn organizational and presentation skills that will help you in any career and make a difference in people's lives. Whether you want to splash around with kids and teach them to swim, help children and adults refine their strokes or teach diving safety techniques, you can do it as an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor.

Two class sessions will be available.

March 13-17 at North High School Pool - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 at Birdland Swimming Pool - 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
03/17/2017 01:00 PMLifeguard Training Registration Participants are trained in knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Must have the ability to swim 300 yards. Participants are expected to have classroom and in water participation every day.

Two sessions available.
March 13-16 North High School - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 Birdland Swimming Pool 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
03/18/2017 12:00 PMWSI - Water Safety Instructor Course Registration If you are at least 16 years old and a proficient swimmer, you can become an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. This course is approximately 32-hours in length and will help you teach skills that may save a life, gain terrific work experience as an aquatics professional, earn money or join a volunteer team while you help people learn valuable skills.

In addition you will learn organizational and presentation skills that will help you in any career and make a difference in people's lives. Whether you want to splash around with kids and teach them to swim, help children and adults refine their strokes or teach diving safety techniques, you can do it as an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor.

Two class sessions will be available.

March 13-17 at North High School Pool - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 at Birdland Swimming Pool - 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
03/18/2017 01:00 PMLifeguard Training Registration Participants are trained in knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Must have the ability to swim 300 yards. Participants are expected to have classroom and in water participation every day.

Two sessions available.
March 13-16 North High School - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 Birdland Swimming Pool 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
03/19/2017 12:00 PMWSI - Water Safety Instructor Course Registration If you are at least 16 years old and a proficient swimmer, you can become an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. This course is approximately 32-hours in length and will help you teach skills that may save a life, gain terrific work experience as an aquatics professional, earn money or join a volunteer team while you help people learn valuable skills.

In addition you will learn organizational and presentation skills that will help you in any career and make a difference in people's lives. Whether you want to splash around with kids and teach them to swim, help children and adults refine their strokes or teach diving safety techniques, you can do it as an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor.

Two class sessions will be available.

March 13-17 at North High School Pool - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 at Birdland Swimming Pool - 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
03/19/2017 01:00 PMSnowshoe Stomp at the Ewing Park Boy Scout CabinPut on your cold weather gear and join the snowshoe stomp in Ewing Park Sunday, March 19 from 1-3 p.m. We will meet at the enclosed Boy Scout Cabin for gear and instructions then head outside to enjoy the snow. If you have never been on snowshoes but you are interested to give it a try, this is the program for you. All ages are welcome. Anyone under 12 years old will need to have a guardian present. Fee is $5 and covers snowshoes and hot chocolate. If there is no snow the event will be cancelled.Register HereEwing Park Boy Scout Cabin - 5300 Indianola Road
03/19/2017 01:00 PMLifeguard Training Registration Participants are trained in knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Must have the ability to swim 300 yards. Participants are expected to have classroom and in water participation every day.

Two sessions available.
March 13-16 North High School - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 Birdland Swimming Pool 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
03/20/2017 12:00 PMWSI - Water Safety Instructor Course Registration If you are at least 16 years old and a proficient swimmer, you can become an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. This course is approximately 32-hours in length and will help you teach skills that may save a life, gain terrific work experience as an aquatics professional, earn money or join a volunteer team while you help people learn valuable skills.

In addition you will learn organizational and presentation skills that will help you in any career and make a difference in people's lives. Whether you want to splash around with kids and teach them to swim, help children and adults refine their strokes or teach diving safety techniques, you can do it as an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor.

Two class sessions will be available.

March 13-17 at North High School Pool - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 at Birdland Swimming Pool - 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
03/20/2017 01:00 PMLifeguard Training Registration Participants are trained in knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Must have the ability to swim 300 yards. Participants are expected to have classroom and in water participation every day.

Two sessions available.
March 13-16 North High School - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 Birdland Swimming Pool 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
03/21/2017 12:00 PMWSI - Water Safety Instructor Course Registration If you are at least 16 years old and a proficient swimmer, you can become an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. This course is approximately 32-hours in length and will help you teach skills that may save a life, gain terrific work experience as an aquatics professional, earn money or join a volunteer team while you help people learn valuable skills.

In addition you will learn organizational and presentation skills that will help you in any career and make a difference in people's lives. Whether you want to splash around with kids and teach them to swim, help children and adults refine their strokes or teach diving safety techniques, you can do it as an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor.

Two class sessions will be available.

March 13-17 at North High School Pool - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 at Birdland Swimming Pool - 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
03/21/2017 01:00 PMLifeguard Training Registration Participants are trained in knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Must have the ability to swim 300 yards. Participants are expected to have classroom and in water participation every day.

Two sessions available.
March 13-16 North High School - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 Birdland Swimming Pool 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
03/21/2017 05:00 PMAdopt-A-Block Volunteer Open House Learn about how to volunteer as a part of the Adopt-A-Block program.

Cemetery stewards take care of the city’s seven municipal cemeteries while enjoying the peace and serenity they provide. Volunteers who become stewards can choose to maintain a specific section of a cemetery of their choice.

Stewards work on a flexible weekly or monthly basis, whatever works best for them, from April through October. Work could include picking up small branches, cutting back dead flowers, maintaining headstones and reporting disrepair or picking up litter. No experience is necessary, training and supplies are provided
More Info Richard A Clark Municipal Service Center
03/22/2017 11:00 AMBirding BasicsGet to know the water fowl and land birds that stop by Gray’s Lake Park as they pause to refuel on their journey north during spring migration when you attend Birding Basics at Grays Lake. The lunch time sessions are free and everyone is invited to join along. Participants will meet from 11:00-11:45 am at Gray’s Lake every Wednesday starting March 1st and continuing through May 31st. Dress for the weather and bring binoculars if you have them – we have a few extra pairs if you forget yours. This program is free and open to all ages.

The first half of the series we will focus on water birds such as ducks, geese, loons, grebes, mergansers, pelicans, and herons. The public will meet in the beach parking lot on the north side of Gray’s Lake. For the second half of the series will meet in the southeast parking lot for viewing of songbirds such as warblers, vireos, thrushes, and sparrows.
 Gray's Lake Park
03/22/2017 12:00 PMWSI - Water Safety Instructor Course Registration If you are at least 16 years old and a proficient swimmer, you can become an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. This course is approximately 32-hours in length and will help you teach skills that may save a life, gain terrific work experience as an aquatics professional, earn money or join a volunteer team while you help people learn valuable skills.

In addition you will learn organizational and presentation skills that will help you in any career and make a difference in people's lives. Whether you want to splash around with kids and teach them to swim, help children and adults refine their strokes or teach diving safety techniques, you can do it as an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor.

Two class sessions will be available.

March 13-17 at North High School Pool - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 at Birdland Swimming Pool - 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
03/22/2017 01:00 PMLifeguard Training Registration Participants are trained in knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Must have the ability to swim 300 yards. Participants are expected to have classroom and in water participation every day.

Two sessions available.
March 13-16 North High School - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 Birdland Swimming Pool 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
03/23/2017 12:00 PMWSI - Water Safety Instructor Course Registration If you are at least 16 years old and a proficient swimmer, you can become an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. This course is approximately 32-hours in length and will help you teach skills that may save a life, gain terrific work experience as an aquatics professional, earn money or join a volunteer team while you help people learn valuable skills.

In addition you will learn organizational and presentation skills that will help you in any career and make a difference in people's lives. Whether you want to splash around with kids and teach them to swim, help children and adults refine their strokes or teach diving safety techniques, you can do it as an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor.

Two class sessions will be available.

March 13-17 at North High School Pool - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 at Birdland Swimming Pool - 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
03/23/2017 01:00 PMLifeguard Training Registration Participants are trained in knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Must have the ability to swim 300 yards. Participants are expected to have classroom and in water participation every day.

Two sessions available.
March 13-16 North High School - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 Birdland Swimming Pool 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
03/24/2017 12:00 PMWSI - Water Safety Instructor Course Registration If you are at least 16 years old and a proficient swimmer, you can become an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. This course is approximately 32-hours in length and will help you teach skills that may save a life, gain terrific work experience as an aquatics professional, earn money or join a volunteer team while you help people learn valuable skills.

In addition you will learn organizational and presentation skills that will help you in any career and make a difference in people's lives. Whether you want to splash around with kids and teach them to swim, help children and adults refine their strokes or teach diving safety techniques, you can do it as an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor.

Two class sessions will be available.

March 13-17 at North High School Pool - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 at Birdland Swimming Pool - 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
03/24/2017 01:00 PMLifeguard Training Registration Participants are trained in knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Must have the ability to swim 300 yards. Participants are expected to have classroom and in water participation every day.

Two sessions available.
March 13-16 North High School - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 Birdland Swimming Pool 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
03/25/2017 12:00 PMWSI - Water Safety Instructor Course Registration If you are at least 16 years old and a proficient swimmer, you can become an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. This course is approximately 32-hours in length and will help you teach skills that may save a life, gain terrific work experience as an aquatics professional, earn money or join a volunteer team while you help people learn valuable skills.

In addition you will learn organizational and presentation skills that will help you in any career and make a difference in people's lives. Whether you want to splash around with kids and teach them to swim, help children and adults refine their strokes or teach diving safety techniques, you can do it as an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor.

Two class sessions will be available.

March 13-17 at North High School Pool - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 at Birdland Swimming Pool - 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
03/25/2017 01:00 PMLifeguard Training Registration Participants are trained in knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Must have the ability to swim 300 yards. Participants are expected to have classroom and in water participation every day.

Two sessions available.
March 13-16 North High School - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 Birdland Swimming Pool 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
03/26/2017 12:00 PMWSI - Water Safety Instructor Course Registration If you are at least 16 years old and a proficient swimmer, you can become an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. This course is approximately 32-hours in length and will help you teach skills that may save a life, gain terrific work experience as an aquatics professional, earn money or join a volunteer team while you help people learn valuable skills.

In addition you will learn organizational and presentation skills that will help you in any career and make a difference in people's lives. Whether you want to splash around with kids and teach them to swim, help children and adults refine their strokes or teach diving safety techniques, you can do it as an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor.

Two class sessions will be available.

March 13-17 at North High School Pool - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 at Birdland Swimming Pool - 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
03/26/2017 01:00 PMLifeguard Training Registration Participants are trained in knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Must have the ability to swim 300 yards. Participants are expected to have classroom and in water participation every day.

Two sessions available.
March 13-16 North High School - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 Birdland Swimming Pool 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
03/27/2017 12:00 PMWSI - Water Safety Instructor Course Registration If you are at least 16 years old and a proficient swimmer, you can become an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. This course is approximately 32-hours in length and will help you teach skills that may save a life, gain terrific work experience as an aquatics professional, earn money or join a volunteer team while you help people learn valuable skills.

In addition you will learn organizational and presentation skills that will help you in any career and make a difference in people's lives. Whether you want to splash around with kids and teach them to swim, help children and adults refine their strokes or teach diving safety techniques, you can do it as an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor.

Two class sessions will be available.

March 13-17 at North High School Pool - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 at Birdland Swimming Pool - 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
03/27/2017 01:00 PMLifeguard Training Registration Participants are trained in knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Must have the ability to swim 300 yards. Participants are expected to have classroom and in water participation every day.

Two sessions available.
March 13-16 North High School - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 Birdland Swimming Pool 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
03/28/2017 12:00 PMWSI - Water Safety Instructor Course Registration If you are at least 16 years old and a proficient swimmer, you can become an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. This course is approximately 32-hours in length and will help you teach skills that may save a life, gain terrific work experience as an aquatics professional, earn money or join a volunteer team while you help people learn valuable skills.

In addition you will learn organizational and presentation skills that will help you in any career and make a difference in people's lives. Whether you want to splash around with kids and teach them to swim, help children and adults refine their strokes or teach diving safety techniques, you can do it as an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor.

Two class sessions will be available.

March 13-17 at North High School Pool - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 at Birdland Swimming Pool - 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
03/28/2017 01:00 PMLifeguard Training Registration Participants are trained in knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Must have the ability to swim 300 yards. Participants are expected to have classroom and in water participation every day.

Two sessions available.
March 13-16 North High School - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 Birdland Swimming Pool 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
03/29/2017 11:00 AMBirding BasicsGet to know the water fowl and land birds that stop by Gray’s Lake Park as they pause to refuel on their journey north during spring migration when you attend Birding Basics at Grays Lake. The lunch time sessions are free and everyone is invited to join along. Participants will meet from 11:00-11:45 am at Gray’s Lake every Wednesday starting March 1st and continuing through May 31st. Dress for the weather and bring binoculars if you have them – we have a few extra pairs if you forget yours. This program is free and open to all ages.

The first half of the series we will focus on water birds such as ducks, geese, loons, grebes, mergansers, pelicans, and herons. The public will meet in the beach parking lot on the north side of Gray’s Lake. For the second half of the series will meet in the southeast parking lot for viewing of songbirds such as warblers, vireos, thrushes, and sparrows.
 Gray's Lake Park
03/29/2017 12:00 PMWSI - Water Safety Instructor Course Registration If you are at least 16 years old and a proficient swimmer, you can become an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. This course is approximately 32-hours in length and will help you teach skills that may save a life, gain terrific work experience as an aquatics professional, earn money or join a volunteer team while you help people learn valuable skills.

In addition you will learn organizational and presentation skills that will help you in any career and make a difference in people's lives. Whether you want to splash around with kids and teach them to swim, help children and adults refine their strokes or teach diving safety techniques, you can do it as an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor.

Two class sessions will be available.

March 13-17 at North High School Pool - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 at Birdland Swimming Pool - 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
03/29/2017 01:00 PMLifeguard Training Registration Participants are trained in knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Must have the ability to swim 300 yards. Participants are expected to have classroom and in water participation every day.

Two sessions available.
March 13-16 North High School - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 Birdland Swimming Pool 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
03/30/2017 12:00 PMWSI - Water Safety Instructor Course Registration If you are at least 16 years old and a proficient swimmer, you can become an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. This course is approximately 32-hours in length and will help you teach skills that may save a life, gain terrific work experience as an aquatics professional, earn money or join a volunteer team while you help people learn valuable skills.

In addition you will learn organizational and presentation skills that will help you in any career and make a difference in people's lives. Whether you want to splash around with kids and teach them to swim, help children and adults refine their strokes or teach diving safety techniques, you can do it as an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor.

Two class sessions will be available.

March 13-17 at North High School Pool - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 at Birdland Swimming Pool - 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
03/30/2017 01:00 PMLifeguard Training Registration Participants are trained in knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Must have the ability to swim 300 yards. Participants are expected to have classroom and in water participation every day.

Two sessions available.
March 13-16 North High School - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 Birdland Swimming Pool 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
03/31/2017 12:00 PMWSI - Water Safety Instructor Course Registration If you are at least 16 years old and a proficient swimmer, you can become an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. This course is approximately 32-hours in length and will help you teach skills that may save a life, gain terrific work experience as an aquatics professional, earn money or join a volunteer team while you help people learn valuable skills.

In addition you will learn organizational and presentation skills that will help you in any career and make a difference in people's lives. Whether you want to splash around with kids and teach them to swim, help children and adults refine their strokes or teach diving safety techniques, you can do it as an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor.

Two class sessions will be available.

March 13-17 at North High School Pool - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 at Birdland Swimming Pool - 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
03/31/2017 01:00 PMLifeguard Training Registration Participants are trained in knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Must have the ability to swim 300 yards. Participants are expected to have classroom and in water participation every day.

Two sessions available.
March 13-16 North High School - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 Birdland Swimming Pool 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
04/01/2017 12:00 PMWSI - Water Safety Instructor Course Registration If you are at least 16 years old and a proficient swimmer, you can become an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. This course is approximately 32-hours in length and will help you teach skills that may save a life, gain terrific work experience as an aquatics professional, earn money or join a volunteer team while you help people learn valuable skills.

In addition you will learn organizational and presentation skills that will help you in any career and make a difference in people's lives. Whether you want to splash around with kids and teach them to swim, help children and adults refine their strokes or teach diving safety techniques, you can do it as an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor.

Two class sessions will be available.

March 13-17 at North High School Pool - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 at Birdland Swimming Pool - 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
04/01/2017 01:00 PMLifeguard Training Registration Participants are trained in knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Must have the ability to swim 300 yards. Participants are expected to have classroom and in water participation every day.

Two sessions available.
March 13-16 North High School - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 Birdland Swimming Pool 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
04/02/2017 12:00 PMWSI - Water Safety Instructor Course Registration If you are at least 16 years old and a proficient swimmer, you can become an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. This course is approximately 32-hours in length and will help you teach skills that may save a life, gain terrific work experience as an aquatics professional, earn money or join a volunteer team while you help people learn valuable skills.

In addition you will learn organizational and presentation skills that will help you in any career and make a difference in people's lives. Whether you want to splash around with kids and teach them to swim, help children and adults refine their strokes or teach diving safety techniques, you can do it as an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor.

Two class sessions will be available.

March 13-17 at North High School Pool - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 at Birdland Swimming Pool - 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
04/02/2017 01:00 PMLifeguard Training Registration Participants are trained in knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Must have the ability to swim 300 yards. Participants are expected to have classroom and in water participation every day.

Two sessions available.
March 13-16 North High School - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 Birdland Swimming Pool 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
04/03/2017 12:00 PMWSI - Water Safety Instructor Course Registration If you are at least 16 years old and a proficient swimmer, you can become an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. This course is approximately 32-hours in length and will help you teach skills that may save a life, gain terrific work experience as an aquatics professional, earn money or join a volunteer team while you help people learn valuable skills.

In addition you will learn organizational and presentation skills that will help you in any career and make a difference in people's lives. Whether you want to splash around with kids and teach them to swim, help children and adults refine their strokes or teach diving safety techniques, you can do it as an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor.

Two class sessions will be available.

March 13-17 at North High School Pool - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 at Birdland Swimming Pool - 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
04/03/2017 01:00 PMLifeguard Training Registration Participants are trained in knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Must have the ability to swim 300 yards. Participants are expected to have classroom and in water participation every day.

Two sessions available.
March 13-16 North High School - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 Birdland Swimming Pool 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
04/04/2017 12:00 PMWSI - Water Safety Instructor Course Registration If you are at least 16 years old and a proficient swimmer, you can become an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. This course is approximately 32-hours in length and will help you teach skills that may save a life, gain terrific work experience as an aquatics professional, earn money or join a volunteer team while you help people learn valuable skills.

In addition you will learn organizational and presentation skills that will help you in any career and make a difference in people's lives. Whether you want to splash around with kids and teach them to swim, help children and adults refine their strokes or teach diving safety techniques, you can do it as an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor.

Two class sessions will be available.

March 13-17 at North High School Pool - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 at Birdland Swimming Pool - 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
04/04/2017 01:00 PMLifeguard Training Registration Participants are trained in knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Must have the ability to swim 300 yards. Participants are expected to have classroom and in water participation every day.

Two sessions available.
March 13-16 North High School - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 Birdland Swimming Pool 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
04/05/2017 11:00 AMBirding BasicsGet to know the water fowl and land birds that stop by Gray’s Lake Park as they pause to refuel on their journey north during spring migration when you attend Birding Basics at Grays Lake. The lunch time sessions are free and everyone is invited to join along. Participants will meet from 11:00-11:45 am at Gray’s Lake every Wednesday starting March 1st and continuing through May 31st. Dress for the weather and bring binoculars if you have them – we have a few extra pairs if you forget yours. This program is free and open to all ages.

The first half of the series we will focus on water birds such as ducks, geese, loons, grebes, mergansers, pelicans, and herons. The public will meet in the beach parking lot on the north side of Gray’s Lake. For the second half of the series will meet in the southeast parking lot for viewing of songbirds such as warblers, vireos, thrushes, and sparrows.
 Gray's Lake Park
04/05/2017 12:00 PMWSI - Water Safety Instructor Course Registration If you are at least 16 years old and a proficient swimmer, you can become an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. This course is approximately 32-hours in length and will help you teach skills that may save a life, gain terrific work experience as an aquatics professional, earn money or join a volunteer team while you help people learn valuable skills.

In addition you will learn organizational and presentation skills that will help you in any career and make a difference in people's lives. Whether you want to splash around with kids and teach them to swim, help children and adults refine their strokes or teach diving safety techniques, you can do it as an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor.

Two class sessions will be available.

March 13-17 at North High School Pool - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 at Birdland Swimming Pool - 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
04/05/2017 01:00 PMLifeguard Training Registration Participants are trained in knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Must have the ability to swim 300 yards. Participants are expected to have classroom and in water participation every day.

Two sessions available.
March 13-16 North High School - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 Birdland Swimming Pool 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
04/06/2017 12:00 PMWSI - Water Safety Instructor Course Registration If you are at least 16 years old and a proficient swimmer, you can become an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. This course is approximately 32-hours in length and will help you teach skills that may save a life, gain terrific work experience as an aquatics professional, earn money or join a volunteer team while you help people learn valuable skills.

In addition you will learn organizational and presentation skills that will help you in any career and make a difference in people's lives. Whether you want to splash around with kids and teach them to swim, help children and adults refine their strokes or teach diving safety techniques, you can do it as an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor.

Two class sessions will be available.

March 13-17 at North High School Pool - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 at Birdland Swimming Pool - 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
04/06/2017 01:00 PMLifeguard Training Registration Participants are trained in knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Must have the ability to swim 300 yards. Participants are expected to have classroom and in water participation every day.

Two sessions available.
March 13-16 North High School - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 Birdland Swimming Pool 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
04/07/2017 12:00 PMWSI - Water Safety Instructor Course Registration If you are at least 16 years old and a proficient swimmer, you can become an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. This course is approximately 32-hours in length and will help you teach skills that may save a life, gain terrific work experience as an aquatics professional, earn money or join a volunteer team while you help people learn valuable skills.

In addition you will learn organizational and presentation skills that will help you in any career and make a difference in people's lives. Whether you want to splash around with kids and teach them to swim, help children and adults refine their strokes or teach diving safety techniques, you can do it as an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor.

Two class sessions will be available.

March 13-17 at North High School Pool - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 at Birdland Swimming Pool - 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
04/07/2017 01:00 PMLifeguard Training Registration Participants are trained in knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Must have the ability to swim 300 yards. Participants are expected to have classroom and in water participation every day.

Two sessions available.
March 13-16 North High School - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 Birdland Swimming Pool 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
04/08/2017 12:00 PMWSI - Water Safety Instructor Course Registration If you are at least 16 years old and a proficient swimmer, you can become an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. This course is approximately 32-hours in length and will help you teach skills that may save a life, gain terrific work experience as an aquatics professional, earn money or join a volunteer team while you help people learn valuable skills.

In addition you will learn organizational and presentation skills that will help you in any career and make a difference in people's lives. Whether you want to splash around with kids and teach them to swim, help children and adults refine their strokes or teach diving safety techniques, you can do it as an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor.

Two class sessions will be available.

March 13-17 at North High School Pool - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 at Birdland Swimming Pool - 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
04/08/2017 01:00 PMLifeguard Training Registration Participants are trained in knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Must have the ability to swim 300 yards. Participants are expected to have classroom and in water participation every day.

Two sessions available.
March 13-16 North High School - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 Birdland Swimming Pool 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
04/09/2017 12:00 PMWSI - Water Safety Instructor Course Registration If you are at least 16 years old and a proficient swimmer, you can become an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. This course is approximately 32-hours in length and will help you teach skills that may save a life, gain terrific work experience as an aquatics professional, earn money or join a volunteer team while you help people learn valuable skills.

In addition you will learn organizational and presentation skills that will help you in any career and make a difference in people's lives. Whether you want to splash around with kids and teach them to swim, help children and adults refine their strokes or teach diving safety techniques, you can do it as an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor.

Two class sessions will be available.

March 13-17 at North High School Pool - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 at Birdland Swimming Pool - 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
04/09/2017 01:00 PMLifeguard Training Registration Participants are trained in knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Must have the ability to swim 300 yards. Participants are expected to have classroom and in water participation every day.

Two sessions available.
March 13-16 North High School - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 Birdland Swimming Pool 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
04/10/2017 12:00 PMWSI - Water Safety Instructor Course Registration If you are at least 16 years old and a proficient swimmer, you can become an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. This course is approximately 32-hours in length and will help you teach skills that may save a life, gain terrific work experience as an aquatics professional, earn money or join a volunteer team while you help people learn valuable skills.

In addition you will learn organizational and presentation skills that will help you in any career and make a difference in people's lives. Whether you want to splash around with kids and teach them to swim, help children and adults refine their strokes or teach diving safety techniques, you can do it as an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor.

Two class sessions will be available.

March 13-17 at North High School Pool - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 at Birdland Swimming Pool - 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
04/10/2017 01:00 PMLifeguard Training Registration Participants are trained in knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Must have the ability to swim 300 yards. Participants are expected to have classroom and in water participation every day.

Two sessions available.
March 13-16 North High School - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 Birdland Swimming Pool 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
04/11/2017 12:00 PMWSI - Water Safety Instructor Course Registration If you are at least 16 years old and a proficient swimmer, you can become an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. This course is approximately 32-hours in length and will help you teach skills that may save a life, gain terrific work experience as an aquatics professional, earn money or join a volunteer team while you help people learn valuable skills.

In addition you will learn organizational and presentation skills that will help you in any career and make a difference in people's lives. Whether you want to splash around with kids and teach them to swim, help children and adults refine their strokes or teach diving safety techniques, you can do it as an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor.

Two class sessions will be available.

March 13-17 at North High School Pool - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 at Birdland Swimming Pool - 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
04/11/2017 01:00 PMLifeguard Training Registration Participants are trained in knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Must have the ability to swim 300 yards. Participants are expected to have classroom and in water participation every day.

Two sessions available.
March 13-16 North High School - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 Birdland Swimming Pool 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
04/12/2017 11:00 AMBirding BasicsGet to know the water fowl and land birds that stop by Gray’s Lake Park as they pause to refuel on their journey north during spring migration when you attend Birding Basics at Grays Lake. The lunch time sessions are free and everyone is invited to join along. Participants will meet from 11:00-11:45 am at Gray’s Lake every Wednesday starting March 1st and continuing through May 31st. Dress for the weather and bring binoculars if you have them – we have a few extra pairs if you forget yours. This program is free and open to all ages.

The first half of the series we will focus on water birds such as ducks, geese, loons, grebes, mergansers, pelicans, and herons. The public will meet in the beach parking lot on the north side of Gray’s Lake. For the second half of the series will meet in the southeast parking lot for viewing of songbirds such as warblers, vireos, thrushes, and sparrows.
 Gray's Lake Park
04/12/2017 12:00 PMWSI - Water Safety Instructor Course Registration If you are at least 16 years old and a proficient swimmer, you can become an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. This course is approximately 32-hours in length and will help you teach skills that may save a life, gain terrific work experience as an aquatics professional, earn money or join a volunteer team while you help people learn valuable skills.

In addition you will learn organizational and presentation skills that will help you in any career and make a difference in people's lives. Whether you want to splash around with kids and teach them to swim, help children and adults refine their strokes or teach diving safety techniques, you can do it as an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor.

Two class sessions will be available.

March 13-17 at North High School Pool - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 at Birdland Swimming Pool - 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
04/12/2017 01:00 PMLifeguard Training Registration Participants are trained in knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Must have the ability to swim 300 yards. Participants are expected to have classroom and in water participation every day.

Two sessions available.
March 13-16 North High School - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 Birdland Swimming Pool 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
04/13/2017 12:00 PMWSI - Water Safety Instructor Course Registration If you are at least 16 years old and a proficient swimmer, you can become an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. This course is approximately 32-hours in length and will help you teach skills that may save a life, gain terrific work experience as an aquatics professional, earn money or join a volunteer team while you help people learn valuable skills.

In addition you will learn organizational and presentation skills that will help you in any career and make a difference in people's lives. Whether you want to splash around with kids and teach them to swim, help children and adults refine their strokes or teach diving safety techniques, you can do it as an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor.

Two class sessions will be available.

March 13-17 at North High School Pool - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 at Birdland Swimming Pool - 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
04/13/2017 01:00 PMLifeguard Training Registration Participants are trained in knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Must have the ability to swim 300 yards. Participants are expected to have classroom and in water participation every day.

Two sessions available.
March 13-16 North High School - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 Birdland Swimming Pool 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
04/14/2017 12:00 PMWSI - Water Safety Instructor Course Registration If you are at least 16 years old and a proficient swimmer, you can become an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. This course is approximately 32-hours in length and will help you teach skills that may save a life, gain terrific work experience as an aquatics professional, earn money or join a volunteer team while you help people learn valuable skills.

In addition you will learn organizational and presentation skills that will help you in any career and make a difference in people's lives. Whether you want to splash around with kids and teach them to swim, help children and adults refine their strokes or teach diving safety techniques, you can do it as an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor.

Two class sessions will be available.

March 13-17 at North High School Pool - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 at Birdland Swimming Pool - 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
04/14/2017 01:00 PMLifeguard Training Registration Participants are trained in knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Must have the ability to swim 300 yards. Participants are expected to have classroom and in water participation every day.

Two sessions available.
March 13-16 North High School - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 Birdland Swimming Pool 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
04/15/2017 09:00 AMMayor's Annual Ride and RunThis annual fundraiser is hosted by Des Moines Parks and Recreation to benefit the city’s trail system.

It kicks off at 9 a.m. on Saturday, April 15 with the 5k Walk/Fun Run, followed by a 25-mile recreational Bike Ride.

Online registration begins March 1.

Participants can register prior to April 15 for just $30 or pay $40 the day of the event at the Richard A. Clark Municipal Center, located at 1551 East MLK, Jr. Parkway.

For an additional $10, participants can enter both the Run and Ride. Children ages 5-18 are $5.
 Richard A. Clark Municipal Center
04/15/2017 12:00 PMWSI - Water Safety Instructor Course Registration If you are at least 16 years old and a proficient swimmer, you can become an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. This course is approximately 32-hours in length and will help you teach skills that may save a life, gain terrific work experience as an aquatics professional, earn money or join a volunteer team while you help people learn valuable skills.

In addition you will learn organizational and presentation skills that will help you in any career and make a difference in people's lives. Whether you want to splash around with kids and teach them to swim, help children and adults refine their strokes or teach diving safety techniques, you can do it as an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor.

Two class sessions will be available.

March 13-17 at North High School Pool - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 at Birdland Swimming Pool - 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
04/15/2017 01:00 PMLifeguard Training Registration Participants are trained in knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Must have the ability to swim 300 yards. Participants are expected to have classroom and in water participation every day.

Two sessions available.
March 13-16 North High School - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 Birdland Swimming Pool 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
04/16/2017 12:00 PMWSI - Water Safety Instructor Course Registration If you are at least 16 years old and a proficient swimmer, you can become an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. This course is approximately 32-hours in length and will help you teach skills that may save a life, gain terrific work experience as an aquatics professional, earn money or join a volunteer team while you help people learn valuable skills.

In addition you will learn organizational and presentation skills that will help you in any career and make a difference in people's lives. Whether you want to splash around with kids and teach them to swim, help children and adults refine their strokes or teach diving safety techniques, you can do it as an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor.

Two class sessions will be available.

March 13-17 at North High School Pool - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 at Birdland Swimming Pool - 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
04/16/2017 01:00 PMLifeguard Training Registration Participants are trained in knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Must have the ability to swim 300 yards. Participants are expected to have classroom and in water participation every day.

Two sessions available.
March 13-16 North High School - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 Birdland Swimming Pool 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
04/17/2017 12:00 PMWSI - Water Safety Instructor Course Registration If you are at least 16 years old and a proficient swimmer, you can become an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. This course is approximately 32-hours in length and will help you teach skills that may save a life, gain terrific work experience as an aquatics professional, earn money or join a volunteer team while you help people learn valuable skills.

In addition you will learn organizational and presentation skills that will help you in any career and make a difference in people's lives. Whether you want to splash around with kids and teach them to swim, help children and adults refine their strokes or teach diving safety techniques, you can do it as an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor.

Two class sessions will be available.

March 13-17 at North High School Pool - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 at Birdland Swimming Pool - 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
04/17/2017 01:00 PMLifeguard Training Registration Participants are trained in knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Must have the ability to swim 300 yards. Participants are expected to have classroom and in water participation every day.

Two sessions available.
March 13-16 North High School - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 Birdland Swimming Pool 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
04/18/2017 12:00 PMWSI - Water Safety Instructor Course Registration If you are at least 16 years old and a proficient swimmer, you can become an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. This course is approximately 32-hours in length and will help you teach skills that may save a life, gain terrific work experience as an aquatics professional, earn money or join a volunteer team while you help people learn valuable skills.

In addition you will learn organizational and presentation skills that will help you in any career and make a difference in people's lives. Whether you want to splash around with kids and teach them to swim, help children and adults refine their strokes or teach diving safety techniques, you can do it as an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor.

Two class sessions will be available.

March 13-17 at North High School Pool - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 at Birdland Swimming Pool - 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
04/18/2017 01:00 PMLifeguard Training Registration Participants are trained in knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Must have the ability to swim 300 yards. Participants are expected to have classroom and in water participation every day.

Two sessions available.
March 13-16 North High School - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 Birdland Swimming Pool 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
04/19/2017 11:00 AMBirding BasicsGet to know the water fowl and land birds that stop by Gray’s Lake Park as they pause to refuel on their journey north during spring migration when you attend Birding Basics at Grays Lake. The lunch time sessions are free and everyone is invited to join along. Participants will meet from 11:00-11:45 am at Gray’s Lake every Wednesday starting March 1st and continuing through May 31st. Dress for the weather and bring binoculars if you have them – we have a few extra pairs if you forget yours. This program is free and open to all ages.

The first half of the series we will focus on water birds such as ducks, geese, loons, grebes, mergansers, pelicans, and herons. The public will meet in the beach parking lot on the north side of Gray’s Lake. For the second half of the series will meet in the southeast parking lot for viewing of songbirds such as warblers, vireos, thrushes, and sparrows.
 Gray's Lake Park
04/19/2017 12:00 PMWSI - Water Safety Instructor Course Registration If you are at least 16 years old and a proficient swimmer, you can become an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. This course is approximately 32-hours in length and will help you teach skills that may save a life, gain terrific work experience as an aquatics professional, earn money or join a volunteer team while you help people learn valuable skills.

In addition you will learn organizational and presentation skills that will help you in any career and make a difference in people's lives. Whether you want to splash around with kids and teach them to swim, help children and adults refine their strokes or teach diving safety techniques, you can do it as an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor.

Two class sessions will be available.

March 13-17 at North High School Pool - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 at Birdland Swimming Pool - 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
04/19/2017 01:00 PMLifeguard Training Registration Participants are trained in knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Must have the ability to swim 300 yards. Participants are expected to have classroom and in water participation every day.

Two sessions available.
March 13-16 North High School - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 Birdland Swimming Pool 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
04/20/2017 12:00 PMWSI - Water Safety Instructor Course Registration If you are at least 16 years old and a proficient swimmer, you can become an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. This course is approximately 32-hours in length and will help you teach skills that may save a life, gain terrific work experience as an aquatics professional, earn money or join a volunteer team while you help people learn valuable skills.

In addition you will learn organizational and presentation skills that will help you in any career and make a difference in people's lives. Whether you want to splash around with kids and teach them to swim, help children and adults refine their strokes or teach diving safety techniques, you can do it as an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor.

Two class sessions will be available.

March 13-17 at North High School Pool - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 at Birdland Swimming Pool - 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
04/20/2017 01:00 PMLifeguard Training Registration Participants are trained in knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Must have the ability to swim 300 yards. Participants are expected to have classroom and in water participation every day.

Two sessions available.
March 13-16 North High School - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 Birdland Swimming Pool 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
04/21/2017 12:00 PMWSI - Water Safety Instructor Course Registration If you are at least 16 years old and a proficient swimmer, you can become an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. This course is approximately 32-hours in length and will help you teach skills that may save a life, gain terrific work experience as an aquatics professional, earn money or join a volunteer team while you help people learn valuable skills.

In addition you will learn organizational and presentation skills that will help you in any career and make a difference in people's lives. Whether you want to splash around with kids and teach them to swim, help children and adults refine their strokes or teach diving safety techniques, you can do it as an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor.

Two class sessions will be available.

March 13-17 at North High School Pool - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 at Birdland Swimming Pool - 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
04/21/2017 01:00 PMLifeguard Training Registration Participants are trained in knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Must have the ability to swim 300 yards. Participants are expected to have classroom and in water participation every day.

Two sessions available.
March 13-16 North High School - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 Birdland Swimming Pool 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
04/22/2017 12:00 PMWSI - Water Safety Instructor Course Registration If you are at least 16 years old and a proficient swimmer, you can become an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. This course is approximately 32-hours in length and will help you teach skills that may save a life, gain terrific work experience as an aquatics professional, earn money or join a volunteer team while you help people learn valuable skills.

In addition you will learn organizational and presentation skills that will help you in any career and make a difference in people's lives. Whether you want to splash around with kids and teach them to swim, help children and adults refine their strokes or teach diving safety techniques, you can do it as an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor.

Two class sessions will be available.

March 13-17 at North High School Pool - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 at Birdland Swimming Pool - 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
04/22/2017 01:00 PMLifeguard Training Registration Participants are trained in knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Must have the ability to swim 300 yards. Participants are expected to have classroom and in water participation every day.

Two sessions available.
March 13-16 North High School - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 Birdland Swimming Pool 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
04/23/2017 12:00 PMWSI - Water Safety Instructor Course Registration If you are at least 16 years old and a proficient swimmer, you can become an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. This course is approximately 32-hours in length and will help you teach skills that may save a life, gain terrific work experience as an aquatics professional, earn money or join a volunteer team while you help people learn valuable skills.

In addition you will learn organizational and presentation skills that will help you in any career and make a difference in people's lives. Whether you want to splash around with kids and teach them to swim, help children and adults refine their strokes or teach diving safety techniques, you can do it as an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor.

Two class sessions will be available.

March 13-17 at North High School Pool - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 at Birdland Swimming Pool - 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
04/23/2017 01:00 PMLifeguard Training Registration Participants are trained in knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Must have the ability to swim 300 yards. Participants are expected to have classroom and in water participation every day.

Two sessions available.
March 13-16 North High School - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 Birdland Swimming Pool 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
04/24/2017 12:00 PMWSI - Water Safety Instructor Course Registration If you are at least 16 years old and a proficient swimmer, you can become an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. This course is approximately 32-hours in length and will help you teach skills that may save a life, gain terrific work experience as an aquatics professional, earn money or join a volunteer team while you help people learn valuable skills.

In addition you will learn organizational and presentation skills that will help you in any career and make a difference in people's lives. Whether you want to splash around with kids and teach them to swim, help children and adults refine their strokes or teach diving safety techniques, you can do it as an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor.

Two class sessions will be available.

March 13-17 at North High School Pool - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 at Birdland Swimming Pool - 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
04/24/2017 01:00 PMLifeguard Training Registration Participants are trained in knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Must have the ability to swim 300 yards. Participants are expected to have classroom and in water participation every day.

Two sessions available.
March 13-16 North High School - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 Birdland Swimming Pool 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
04/25/2017 12:00 PMWSI - Water Safety Instructor Course Registration If you are at least 16 years old and a proficient swimmer, you can become an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. This course is approximately 32-hours in length and will help you teach skills that may save a life, gain terrific work experience as an aquatics professional, earn money or join a volunteer team while you help people learn valuable skills.

In addition you will learn organizational and presentation skills that will help you in any career and make a difference in people's lives. Whether you want to splash around with kids and teach them to swim, help children and adults refine their strokes or teach diving safety techniques, you can do it as an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor.

Two class sessions will be available.

March 13-17 at North High School Pool - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 at Birdland Swimming Pool - 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
04/25/2017 01:00 PMLifeguard Training Registration Participants are trained in knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Must have the ability to swim 300 yards. Participants are expected to have classroom and in water participation every day.

Two sessions available.
March 13-16 North High School - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 Birdland Swimming Pool 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
04/26/2017 11:00 AMBirding BasicsGet to know the water fowl and land birds that stop by Gray’s Lake Park as they pause to refuel on their journey north during spring migration when you attend Birding Basics at Grays Lake. The lunch time sessions are free and everyone is invited to join along. Participants will meet from 11:00-11:45 am at Gray’s Lake every Wednesday starting March 1st and continuing through May 31st. Dress for the weather and bring binoculars if you have them – we have a few extra pairs if you forget yours. This program is free and open to all ages.

The first half of the series we will focus on water birds such as ducks, geese, loons, grebes, mergansers, pelicans, and herons. The public will meet in the beach parking lot on the north side of Gray’s Lake. For the second half of the series will meet in the southeast parking lot for viewing of songbirds such as warblers, vireos, thrushes, and sparrows.
 Gray's Lake Park
04/26/2017 12:00 PMWSI - Water Safety Instructor Course Registration If you are at least 16 years old and a proficient swimmer, you can become an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. This course is approximately 32-hours in length and will help you teach skills that may save a life, gain terrific work experience as an aquatics professional, earn money or join a volunteer team while you help people learn valuable skills.

In addition you will learn organizational and presentation skills that will help you in any career and make a difference in people's lives. Whether you want to splash around with kids and teach them to swim, help children and adults refine their strokes or teach diving safety techniques, you can do it as an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor.

Two class sessions will be available.

March 13-17 at North High School Pool - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 at Birdland Swimming Pool - 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
04/26/2017 01:00 PMLifeguard Training Registration Participants are trained in knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Must have the ability to swim 300 yards. Participants are expected to have classroom and in water participation every day.

Two sessions available.
March 13-16 North High School - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 Birdland Swimming Pool 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
04/27/2017 12:00 PMWSI - Water Safety Instructor Course Registration If you are at least 16 years old and a proficient swimmer, you can become an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. This course is approximately 32-hours in length and will help you teach skills that may save a life, gain terrific work experience as an aquatics professional, earn money or join a volunteer team while you help people learn valuable skills.

In addition you will learn organizational and presentation skills that will help you in any career and make a difference in people's lives. Whether you want to splash around with kids and teach them to swim, help children and adults refine their strokes or teach diving safety techniques, you can do it as an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor.

Two class sessions will be available.

March 13-17 at North High School Pool - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 at Birdland Swimming Pool - 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
04/27/2017 01:00 PMLifeguard Training Registration Participants are trained in knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Must have the ability to swim 300 yards. Participants are expected to have classroom and in water participation every day.

Two sessions available.
March 13-16 North High School - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 Birdland Swimming Pool 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
04/28/2017 12:00 PMWSI - Water Safety Instructor Course Registration If you are at least 16 years old and a proficient swimmer, you can become an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. This course is approximately 32-hours in length and will help you teach skills that may save a life, gain terrific work experience as an aquatics professional, earn money or join a volunteer team while you help people learn valuable skills.

In addition you will learn organizational and presentation skills that will help you in any career and make a difference in people's lives. Whether you want to splash around with kids and teach them to swim, help children and adults refine their strokes or teach diving safety techniques, you can do it as an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor.

Two class sessions will be available.

March 13-17 at North High School Pool - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 at Birdland Swimming Pool - 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
04/28/2017 01:00 PMLifeguard Training Registration Participants are trained in knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Must have the ability to swim 300 yards. Participants are expected to have classroom and in water participation every day.

Two sessions available.
March 13-16 North High School - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 Birdland Swimming Pool 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
04/29/2017 12:00 PMWSI - Water Safety Instructor Course Registration If you are at least 16 years old and a proficient swimmer, you can become an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. This course is approximately 32-hours in length and will help you teach skills that may save a life, gain terrific work experience as an aquatics professional, earn money or join a volunteer team while you help people learn valuable skills.

In addition you will learn organizational and presentation skills that will help you in any career and make a difference in people's lives. Whether you want to splash around with kids and teach them to swim, help children and adults refine their strokes or teach diving safety techniques, you can do it as an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor.

Two class sessions will be available.

March 13-17 at North High School Pool - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 at Birdland Swimming Pool - 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
04/29/2017 01:00 PMLifeguard Training Registration Participants are trained in knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Must have the ability to swim 300 yards. Participants are expected to have classroom and in water participation every day.

Two sessions available.
March 13-16 North High School - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 Birdland Swimming Pool 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
04/30/2017 12:00 PMWSI - Water Safety Instructor Course Registration If you are at least 16 years old and a proficient swimmer, you can become an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. This course is approximately 32-hours in length and will help you teach skills that may save a life, gain terrific work experience as an aquatics professional, earn money or join a volunteer team while you help people learn valuable skills.

In addition you will learn organizational and presentation skills that will help you in any career and make a difference in people's lives. Whether you want to splash around with kids and teach them to swim, help children and adults refine their strokes or teach diving safety techniques, you can do it as an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor.

Two class sessions will be available.

March 13-17 at North High School Pool - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 at Birdland Swimming Pool - 300 Holcomb Avenue
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04/30/2017 01:00 PMLifeguard Training Registration Participants are trained in knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Must have the ability to swim 300 yards. Participants are expected to have classroom and in water participation every day.

Two sessions available.
March 13-16 North High School - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 Birdland Swimming Pool 300 Holcomb Avenue
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05/01/2017 12:00 PMWSI - Water Safety Instructor Course Registration If you are at least 16 years old and a proficient swimmer, you can become an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. This course is approximately 32-hours in length and will help you teach skills that may save a life, gain terrific work experience as an aquatics professional, earn money or join a volunteer team while you help people learn valuable skills.

In addition you will learn organizational and presentation skills that will help you in any career and make a difference in people's lives. Whether you want to splash around with kids and teach them to swim, help children and adults refine their strokes or teach diving safety techniques, you can do it as an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor.

Two class sessions will be available.

March 13-17 at North High School Pool - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 at Birdland Swimming Pool - 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
05/01/2017 01:00 PMLifeguard Training Registration Participants are trained in knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Must have the ability to swim 300 yards. Participants are expected to have classroom and in water participation every day.

Two sessions available.
March 13-16 North High School - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 Birdland Swimming Pool 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
05/02/2017 12:00 PMWSI - Water Safety Instructor Course Registration If you are at least 16 years old and a proficient swimmer, you can become an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. This course is approximately 32-hours in length and will help you teach skills that may save a life, gain terrific work experience as an aquatics professional, earn money or join a volunteer team while you help people learn valuable skills.

In addition you will learn organizational and presentation skills that will help you in any career and make a difference in people's lives. Whether you want to splash around with kids and teach them to swim, help children and adults refine their strokes or teach diving safety techniques, you can do it as an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor.

Two class sessions will be available.

March 13-17 at North High School Pool - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 at Birdland Swimming Pool - 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
05/02/2017 01:00 PMLifeguard Training Registration Participants are trained in knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Must have the ability to swim 300 yards. Participants are expected to have classroom and in water participation every day.

Two sessions available.
March 13-16 North High School - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 Birdland Swimming Pool 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
05/03/2017 11:00 AMBirding BasicsGet to know the water fowl and land birds that stop by Gray’s Lake Park as they pause to refuel on their journey north during spring migration when you attend Birding Basics at Grays Lake. The lunch time sessions are free and everyone is invited to join along. Participants will meet from 11:00-11:45 am at Gray’s Lake every Wednesday starting March 1st and continuing through May 31st. Dress for the weather and bring binoculars if you have them – we have a few extra pairs if you forget yours. This program is free and open to all ages.

The first half of the series we will focus on water birds such as ducks, geese, loons, grebes, mergansers, pelicans, and herons. The public will meet in the beach parking lot on the north side of Gray’s Lake. For the second half of the series will meet in the southeast parking lot for viewing of songbirds such as warblers, vireos, thrushes, and sparrows.
 Gray's Lake Park
05/03/2017 12:00 PMWSI - Water Safety Instructor Course Registration If you are at least 16 years old and a proficient swimmer, you can become an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. This course is approximately 32-hours in length and will help you teach skills that may save a life, gain terrific work experience as an aquatics professional, earn money or join a volunteer team while you help people learn valuable skills.

In addition you will learn organizational and presentation skills that will help you in any career and make a difference in people's lives. Whether you want to splash around with kids and teach them to swim, help children and adults refine their strokes or teach diving safety techniques, you can do it as an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor.

Two class sessions will be available.

March 13-17 at North High School Pool - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 at Birdland Swimming Pool - 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
05/03/2017 01:00 PMLifeguard Training Registration Participants are trained in knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Must have the ability to swim 300 yards. Participants are expected to have classroom and in water participation every day.

Two sessions available.
March 13-16 North High School - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 Birdland Swimming Pool 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
05/04/2017 12:00 PMWSI - Water Safety Instructor Course Registration If you are at least 16 years old and a proficient swimmer, you can become an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. This course is approximately 32-hours in length and will help you teach skills that may save a life, gain terrific work experience as an aquatics professional, earn money or join a volunteer team while you help people learn valuable skills.

In addition you will learn organizational and presentation skills that will help you in any career and make a difference in people's lives. Whether you want to splash around with kids and teach them to swim, help children and adults refine their strokes or teach diving safety techniques, you can do it as an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor.

Two class sessions will be available.

March 13-17 at North High School Pool - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 at Birdland Swimming Pool - 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
05/04/2017 01:00 PMLifeguard Training Registration Participants are trained in knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Must have the ability to swim 300 yards. Participants are expected to have classroom and in water participation every day.

Two sessions available.
March 13-16 North High School - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 Birdland Swimming Pool 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
05/05/2017 12:00 PMWSI - Water Safety Instructor Course Registration If you are at least 16 years old and a proficient swimmer, you can become an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. This course is approximately 32-hours in length and will help you teach skills that may save a life, gain terrific work experience as an aquatics professional, earn money or join a volunteer team while you help people learn valuable skills.

In addition you will learn organizational and presentation skills that will help you in any career and make a difference in people's lives. Whether you want to splash around with kids and teach them to swim, help children and adults refine their strokes or teach diving safety techniques, you can do it as an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor.

Two class sessions will be available.

March 13-17 at North High School Pool - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 at Birdland Swimming Pool - 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
05/05/2017 01:00 PMLifeguard Training Registration Participants are trained in knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Must have the ability to swim 300 yards. Participants are expected to have classroom and in water participation every day.

Two sessions available.
March 13-16 North High School - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 Birdland Swimming Pool 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
05/06/2017 12:00 PMWSI - Water Safety Instructor Course Registration If you are at least 16 years old and a proficient swimmer, you can become an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. This course is approximately 32-hours in length and will help you teach skills that may save a life, gain terrific work experience as an aquatics professional, earn money or join a volunteer team while you help people learn valuable skills.

In addition you will learn organizational and presentation skills that will help you in any career and make a difference in people's lives. Whether you want to splash around with kids and teach them to swim, help children and adults refine their strokes or teach diving safety techniques, you can do it as an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor.

Two class sessions will be available.

March 13-17 at North High School Pool - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 at Birdland Swimming Pool - 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
05/06/2017 01:00 PMLifeguard Training Registration Participants are trained in knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Must have the ability to swim 300 yards. Participants are expected to have classroom and in water participation every day.

Two sessions available.
March 13-16 North High School - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 Birdland Swimming Pool 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
05/07/2017 12:00 PMWSI - Water Safety Instructor Course Registration If you are at least 16 years old and a proficient swimmer, you can become an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. This course is approximately 32-hours in length and will help you teach skills that may save a life, gain terrific work experience as an aquatics professional, earn money or join a volunteer team while you help people learn valuable skills.

In addition you will learn organizational and presentation skills that will help you in any career and make a difference in people's lives. Whether you want to splash around with kids and teach them to swim, help children and adults refine their strokes or teach diving safety techniques, you can do it as an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor.

Two class sessions will be available.

March 13-17 at North High School Pool - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 at Birdland Swimming Pool - 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
05/07/2017 01:00 PMLifeguard Training Registration Participants are trained in knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Must have the ability to swim 300 yards. Participants are expected to have classroom and in water participation every day.

Two sessions available.
March 13-16 North High School - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 Birdland Swimming Pool 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
05/08/2017 12:00 PMWSI - Water Safety Instructor Course Registration If you are at least 16 years old and a proficient swimmer, you can become an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. This course is approximately 32-hours in length and will help you teach skills that may save a life, gain terrific work experience as an aquatics professional, earn money or join a volunteer team while you help people learn valuable skills.

In addition you will learn organizational and presentation skills that will help you in any career and make a difference in people's lives. Whether you want to splash around with kids and teach them to swim, help children and adults refine their strokes or teach diving safety techniques, you can do it as an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor.

Two class sessions will be available.

March 13-17 at North High School Pool - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 at Birdland Swimming Pool - 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
05/08/2017 01:00 PMLifeguard Training Registration Participants are trained in knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Must have the ability to swim 300 yards. Participants are expected to have classroom and in water participation every day.

Two sessions available.
March 13-16 North High School - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 Birdland Swimming Pool 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
05/09/2017 12:00 PMWSI - Water Safety Instructor Course Registration If you are at least 16 years old and a proficient swimmer, you can become an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. This course is approximately 32-hours in length and will help you teach skills that may save a life, gain terrific work experience as an aquatics professional, earn money or join a volunteer team while you help people learn valuable skills.

In addition you will learn organizational and presentation skills that will help you in any career and make a difference in people's lives. Whether you want to splash around with kids and teach them to swim, help children and adults refine their strokes or teach diving safety techniques, you can do it as an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor.

Two class sessions will be available.

March 13-17 at North High School Pool - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 at Birdland Swimming Pool - 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
05/09/2017 01:00 PMLifeguard Training Registration Participants are trained in knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Must have the ability to swim 300 yards. Participants are expected to have classroom and in water participation every day.

Two sessions available.
March 13-16 North High School - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 Birdland Swimming Pool 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
05/10/2017 11:00 AMBirding BasicsGet to know the water fowl and land birds that stop by Gray’s Lake Park as they pause to refuel on their journey north during spring migration when you attend Birding Basics at Grays Lake. The lunch time sessions are free and everyone is invited to join along. Participants will meet from 11:00-11:45 am at Gray’s Lake every Wednesday starting March 1st and continuing through May 31st. Dress for the weather and bring binoculars if you have them – we have a few extra pairs if you forget yours. This program is free and open to all ages.

The first half of the series we will focus on water birds such as ducks, geese, loons, grebes, mergansers, pelicans, and herons. The public will meet in the beach parking lot on the north side of Gray’s Lake. For the second half of the series will meet in the southeast parking lot for viewing of songbirds such as warblers, vireos, thrushes, and sparrows.
 Gray's Lake Park
05/10/2017 12:00 PMWSI - Water Safety Instructor Course Registration If you are at least 16 years old and a proficient swimmer, you can become an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. This course is approximately 32-hours in length and will help you teach skills that may save a life, gain terrific work experience as an aquatics professional, earn money or join a volunteer team while you help people learn valuable skills.

In addition you will learn organizational and presentation skills that will help you in any career and make a difference in people's lives. Whether you want to splash around with kids and teach them to swim, help children and adults refine their strokes or teach diving safety techniques, you can do it as an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor.

Two class sessions will be available.

March 13-17 at North High School Pool - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 at Birdland Swimming Pool - 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
05/10/2017 01:00 PMLifeguard Training Registration Participants are trained in knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Must have the ability to swim 300 yards. Participants are expected to have classroom and in water participation every day.

Two sessions available.
March 13-16 North High School - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 Birdland Swimming Pool 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
05/11/2017 12:00 PMWSI - Water Safety Instructor Course Registration If you are at least 16 years old and a proficient swimmer, you can become an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. This course is approximately 32-hours in length and will help you teach skills that may save a life, gain terrific work experience as an aquatics professional, earn money or join a volunteer team while you help people learn valuable skills.

In addition you will learn organizational and presentation skills that will help you in any career and make a difference in people's lives. Whether you want to splash around with kids and teach them to swim, help children and adults refine their strokes or teach diving safety techniques, you can do it as an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor.

Two class sessions will be available.

March 13-17 at North High School Pool - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 at Birdland Swimming Pool - 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
05/11/2017 01:00 PMLifeguard Training Registration Participants are trained in knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Must have the ability to swim 300 yards. Participants are expected to have classroom and in water participation every day.

Two sessions available.
March 13-16 North High School - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 Birdland Swimming Pool 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
05/12/2017 12:00 PMWSI - Water Safety Instructor Course Registration If you are at least 16 years old and a proficient swimmer, you can become an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. This course is approximately 32-hours in length and will help you teach skills that may save a life, gain terrific work experience as an aquatics professional, earn money or join a volunteer team while you help people learn valuable skills.

In addition you will learn organizational and presentation skills that will help you in any career and make a difference in people's lives. Whether you want to splash around with kids and teach them to swim, help children and adults refine their strokes or teach diving safety techniques, you can do it as an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor.

Two class sessions will be available.

March 13-17 at North High School Pool - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 at Birdland Swimming Pool - 300 Holcomb Avenue
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05/12/2017 01:00 PMLifeguard Training Registration Participants are trained in knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Must have the ability to swim 300 yards. Participants are expected to have classroom and in water participation every day.

Two sessions available.
March 13-16 North High School - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 Birdland Swimming Pool 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
05/13/2017 12:00 PMWSI - Water Safety Instructor Course Registration If you are at least 16 years old and a proficient swimmer, you can become an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. This course is approximately 32-hours in length and will help you teach skills that may save a life, gain terrific work experience as an aquatics professional, earn money or join a volunteer team while you help people learn valuable skills.

In addition you will learn organizational and presentation skills that will help you in any career and make a difference in people's lives. Whether you want to splash around with kids and teach them to swim, help children and adults refine their strokes or teach diving safety techniques, you can do it as an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor.

Two class sessions will be available.

March 13-17 at North High School Pool - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 at Birdland Swimming Pool - 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
05/13/2017 01:00 PMLifeguard Training Registration Participants are trained in knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Must have the ability to swim 300 yards. Participants are expected to have classroom and in water participation every day.

Two sessions available.
March 13-16 North High School - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 Birdland Swimming Pool 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
05/14/2017 12:00 PMWSI - Water Safety Instructor Course Registration If you are at least 16 years old and a proficient swimmer, you can become an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. This course is approximately 32-hours in length and will help you teach skills that may save a life, gain terrific work experience as an aquatics professional, earn money or join a volunteer team while you help people learn valuable skills.

In addition you will learn organizational and presentation skills that will help you in any career and make a difference in people's lives. Whether you want to splash around with kids and teach them to swim, help children and adults refine their strokes or teach diving safety techniques, you can do it as an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor.

Two class sessions will be available.

March 13-17 at North High School Pool - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 at Birdland Swimming Pool - 300 Holcomb Avenue
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05/14/2017 01:00 PMLifeguard Training Registration Participants are trained in knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Must have the ability to swim 300 yards. Participants are expected to have classroom and in water participation every day.

Two sessions available.
March 13-16 North High School - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 Birdland Swimming Pool 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
05/15/2017 12:00 PMWSI - Water Safety Instructor Course Registration If you are at least 16 years old and a proficient swimmer, you can become an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. This course is approximately 32-hours in length and will help you teach skills that may save a life, gain terrific work experience as an aquatics professional, earn money or join a volunteer team while you help people learn valuable skills.

In addition you will learn organizational and presentation skills that will help you in any career and make a difference in people's lives. Whether you want to splash around with kids and teach them to swim, help children and adults refine their strokes or teach diving safety techniques, you can do it as an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor.

Two class sessions will be available.

March 13-17 at North High School Pool - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 at Birdland Swimming Pool - 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
05/15/2017 01:00 PMLifeguard Training Registration Participants are trained in knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Must have the ability to swim 300 yards. Participants are expected to have classroom and in water participation every day.

Two sessions available.
March 13-16 North High School - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 Birdland Swimming Pool 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
05/16/2017 12:00 PMWSI - Water Safety Instructor Course Registration If you are at least 16 years old and a proficient swimmer, you can become an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. This course is approximately 32-hours in length and will help you teach skills that may save a life, gain terrific work experience as an aquatics professional, earn money or join a volunteer team while you help people learn valuable skills.

In addition you will learn organizational and presentation skills that will help you in any career and make a difference in people's lives. Whether you want to splash around with kids and teach them to swim, help children and adults refine their strokes or teach diving safety techniques, you can do it as an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor.

Two class sessions will be available.

March 13-17 at North High School Pool - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 at Birdland Swimming Pool - 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
05/16/2017 01:00 PMLifeguard Training Registration Participants are trained in knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Must have the ability to swim 300 yards. Participants are expected to have classroom and in water participation every day.

Two sessions available.
March 13-16 North High School - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 Birdland Swimming Pool 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
05/17/2017 11:00 AMBirding BasicsGet to know the water fowl and land birds that stop by Gray’s Lake Park as they pause to refuel on their journey north during spring migration when you attend Birding Basics at Grays Lake. The lunch time sessions are free and everyone is invited to join along. Participants will meet from 11:00-11:45 am at Gray’s Lake every Wednesday starting March 1st and continuing through May 31st. Dress for the weather and bring binoculars if you have them – we have a few extra pairs if you forget yours. This program is free and open to all ages.

The first half of the series we will focus on water birds such as ducks, geese, loons, grebes, mergansers, pelicans, and herons. The public will meet in the beach parking lot on the north side of Gray’s Lake. For the second half of the series will meet in the southeast parking lot for viewing of songbirds such as warblers, vireos, thrushes, and sparrows.
 Gray's Lake Park
05/17/2017 12:00 PMWSI - Water Safety Instructor Course Registration If you are at least 16 years old and a proficient swimmer, you can become an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. This course is approximately 32-hours in length and will help you teach skills that may save a life, gain terrific work experience as an aquatics professional, earn money or join a volunteer team while you help people learn valuable skills.

In addition you will learn organizational and presentation skills that will help you in any career and make a difference in people's lives. Whether you want to splash around with kids and teach them to swim, help children and adults refine their strokes or teach diving safety techniques, you can do it as an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor.

Two class sessions will be available.

March 13-17 at North High School Pool - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 at Birdland Swimming Pool - 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
05/17/2017 01:00 PMLifeguard Training Registration Participants are trained in knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Must have the ability to swim 300 yards. Participants are expected to have classroom and in water participation every day.

Two sessions available.
March 13-16 North High School - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 Birdland Swimming Pool 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
05/18/2017 12:00 PMWSI - Water Safety Instructor Course Registration If you are at least 16 years old and a proficient swimmer, you can become an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. This course is approximately 32-hours in length and will help you teach skills that may save a life, gain terrific work experience as an aquatics professional, earn money or join a volunteer team while you help people learn valuable skills.

In addition you will learn organizational and presentation skills that will help you in any career and make a difference in people's lives. Whether you want to splash around with kids and teach them to swim, help children and adults refine their strokes or teach diving safety techniques, you can do it as an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor.

Two class sessions will be available.

March 13-17 at North High School Pool - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 at Birdland Swimming Pool - 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
05/18/2017 01:00 PMLifeguard Training Registration Participants are trained in knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Must have the ability to swim 300 yards. Participants are expected to have classroom and in water participation every day.

Two sessions available.
March 13-16 North High School - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 Birdland Swimming Pool 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
05/19/2017 12:00 PMWSI - Water Safety Instructor Course Registration If you are at least 16 years old and a proficient swimmer, you can become an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. This course is approximately 32-hours in length and will help you teach skills that may save a life, gain terrific work experience as an aquatics professional, earn money or join a volunteer team while you help people learn valuable skills.

In addition you will learn organizational and presentation skills that will help you in any career and make a difference in people's lives. Whether you want to splash around with kids and teach them to swim, help children and adults refine their strokes or teach diving safety techniques, you can do it as an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor.

Two class sessions will be available.

March 13-17 at North High School Pool - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 at Birdland Swimming Pool - 300 Holcomb Avenue
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05/19/2017 01:00 PMLifeguard Training Registration Participants are trained in knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Must have the ability to swim 300 yards. Participants are expected to have classroom and in water participation every day.

Two sessions available.
March 13-16 North High School - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 Birdland Swimming Pool 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
05/20/2017 12:00 PMWSI - Water Safety Instructor Course Registration If you are at least 16 years old and a proficient swimmer, you can become an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. This course is approximately 32-hours in length and will help you teach skills that may save a life, gain terrific work experience as an aquatics professional, earn money or join a volunteer team while you help people learn valuable skills.

In addition you will learn organizational and presentation skills that will help you in any career and make a difference in people's lives. Whether you want to splash around with kids and teach them to swim, help children and adults refine their strokes or teach diving safety techniques, you can do it as an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor.

Two class sessions will be available.

March 13-17 at North High School Pool - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 at Birdland Swimming Pool - 300 Holcomb Avenue
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05/20/2017 01:00 PMLifeguard Training Registration Participants are trained in knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Must have the ability to swim 300 yards. Participants are expected to have classroom and in water participation every day.

Two sessions available.
March 13-16 North High School - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 Birdland Swimming Pool 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
05/21/2017 12:00 PMWSI - Water Safety Instructor Course Registration If you are at least 16 years old and a proficient swimmer, you can become an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. This course is approximately 32-hours in length and will help you teach skills that may save a life, gain terrific work experience as an aquatics professional, earn money or join a volunteer team while you help people learn valuable skills.

In addition you will learn organizational and presentation skills that will help you in any career and make a difference in people's lives. Whether you want to splash around with kids and teach them to swim, help children and adults refine their strokes or teach diving safety techniques, you can do it as an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor.

Two class sessions will be available.

March 13-17 at North High School Pool - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 at Birdland Swimming Pool - 300 Holcomb Avenue
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05/21/2017 01:00 PMLifeguard Training Registration Participants are trained in knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Must have the ability to swim 300 yards. Participants are expected to have classroom and in water participation every day.

Two sessions available.
March 13-16 North High School - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 Birdland Swimming Pool 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
05/22/2017 12:00 PMWSI - Water Safety Instructor Course Registration If you are at least 16 years old and a proficient swimmer, you can become an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. This course is approximately 32-hours in length and will help you teach skills that may save a life, gain terrific work experience as an aquatics professional, earn money or join a volunteer team while you help people learn valuable skills.

In addition you will learn organizational and presentation skills that will help you in any career and make a difference in people's lives. Whether you want to splash around with kids and teach them to swim, help children and adults refine their strokes or teach diving safety techniques, you can do it as an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor.

Two class sessions will be available.

March 13-17 at North High School Pool - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 at Birdland Swimming Pool - 300 Holcomb Avenue
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05/22/2017 01:00 PMLifeguard Training Registration Participants are trained in knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Must have the ability to swim 300 yards. Participants are expected to have classroom and in water participation every day.

Two sessions available.
March 13-16 North High School - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 Birdland Swimming Pool 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
05/23/2017 12:00 PMWSI - Water Safety Instructor Course Registration If you are at least 16 years old and a proficient swimmer, you can become an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. This course is approximately 32-hours in length and will help you teach skills that may save a life, gain terrific work experience as an aquatics professional, earn money or join a volunteer team while you help people learn valuable skills.

In addition you will learn organizational and presentation skills that will help you in any career and make a difference in people's lives. Whether you want to splash around with kids and teach them to swim, help children and adults refine their strokes or teach diving safety techniques, you can do it as an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor.

Two class sessions will be available.

March 13-17 at North High School Pool - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 at Birdland Swimming Pool - 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
05/23/2017 01:00 PMLifeguard Training Registration Participants are trained in knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Must have the ability to swim 300 yards. Participants are expected to have classroom and in water participation every day.

Two sessions available.
March 13-16 North High School - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 Birdland Swimming Pool 300 Holcomb Avenue
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05/24/2017 11:00 AMBirding BasicsGet to know the water fowl and land birds that stop by Gray’s Lake Park as they pause to refuel on their journey north during spring migration when you attend Birding Basics at Grays Lake. The lunch time sessions are free and everyone is invited to join along. Participants will meet from 11:00-11:45 am at Gray’s Lake every Wednesday starting March 1st and continuing through May 31st. Dress for the weather and bring binoculars if you have them – we have a few extra pairs if you forget yours. This program is free and open to all ages.

The first half of the series we will focus on water birds such as ducks, geese, loons, grebes, mergansers, pelicans, and herons. The public will meet in the beach parking lot on the north side of Gray’s Lake. For the second half of the series will meet in the southeast parking lot for viewing of songbirds such as warblers, vireos, thrushes, and sparrows.
 Gray's Lake Park
05/24/2017 12:00 PMWSI - Water Safety Instructor Course Registration If you are at least 16 years old and a proficient swimmer, you can become an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. This course is approximately 32-hours in length and will help you teach skills that may save a life, gain terrific work experience as an aquatics professional, earn money or join a volunteer team while you help people learn valuable skills.

In addition you will learn organizational and presentation skills that will help you in any career and make a difference in people's lives. Whether you want to splash around with kids and teach them to swim, help children and adults refine their strokes or teach diving safety techniques, you can do it as an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor.

Two class sessions will be available.

March 13-17 at North High School Pool - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 at Birdland Swimming Pool - 300 Holcomb Avenue
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05/24/2017 01:00 PMLifeguard Training Registration Participants are trained in knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Must have the ability to swim 300 yards. Participants are expected to have classroom and in water participation every day.

Two sessions available.
March 13-16 North High School - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 Birdland Swimming Pool 300 Holcomb Avenue
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05/25/2017 12:00 PMWSI - Water Safety Instructor Course Registration If you are at least 16 years old and a proficient swimmer, you can become an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor. This course is approximately 32-hours in length and will help you teach skills that may save a life, gain terrific work experience as an aquatics professional, earn money or join a volunteer team while you help people learn valuable skills.

In addition you will learn organizational and presentation skills that will help you in any career and make a difference in people's lives. Whether you want to splash around with kids and teach them to swim, help children and adults refine their strokes or teach diving safety techniques, you can do it as an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor.

Two class sessions will be available.

March 13-17 at North High School Pool - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 at Birdland Swimming Pool - 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
05/25/2017 01:00 PMLifeguard Training Registration Participants are trained in knowledge and skills needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Must have the ability to swim 300 yards. Participants are expected to have classroom and in water participation every day.

Two sessions available.
March 13-16 North High School - 501 Holcomb Avenue
June 1-6 Birdland Swimming Pool 300 Holcomb Avenue
Register Here 
05/31/2017 11:00 AMBirding BasicsGet to know the water fowl and land birds that stop by Gray’s Lake Park as they pause to refuel on their journey north during spring migration when you attend Birding Basics at Grays Lake. The lunch time sessions are free and everyone is invited to join along. Participants will meet from 11:00-11:45 am at Gray’s Lake every Wednesday starting March 1st and continuing through May 31st. Dress for the weather and bring binoculars if you have them – we have a few extra pairs if you forget yours. This program is free and open to all ages.

The first half of the series we will focus on water birds such as ducks, geese, loons, grebes, mergansers, pelicans, and herons. The public will meet in the beach parking lot on the north side of Gray’s Lake. For the second half of the series will meet in the southeast parking lot for viewing of songbirds such as warblers, vireos, thrushes, and sparrows.
 Gray's Lake Park