Swimming Lessons

Swimming is fun and healthy, a way to meet new friends, and challenging for almost all ages. The Larson Lifestyle Center offers swimming lessons to preschoolers—who are just beginning to be comfortable in water—all the way to more advanced swimmers (Level 6-C). Below are descriptions of each swimming level as well as registration information and class schedules.

Swimming levels

Preschool lessons (ages 3–4 years)

Preschool 1: Introduction to Water and Some Fear of Water)

Preschool 2: Basic Introduction to Water Skills

School age levels (5+)

Level 1: Introduction to Water Skills

Level 2: Fundamental Aquatic Skills (Introduction to Strokes)

Level 3: Stroke Development

Level 4: Stroke Improvement

Level 5: Stroke Refinement

Level 6: Stroke Mastery and Endurance


Registration for group swimming lessons can be completed in person or by calling the Larson Lifestyle Center at 402.486.2525. Payment is required by 10:00 p.m. on the day you register. Payment can be made with cash, check, Visa, Mastercard or Discover Card.

Larson Lifestyle Center office hours

Sunday: 7:00 am - 9:00 am and 3:00 pm - 10 pm
Monday - Thursday: 6:45 am - 10 pm
Friday: 6:45 am - 4:00 pm 

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Kids joyfully jumping into Larson's pool



6 class session

7 class session

8 class session

Members, first child




Members, second child




Non-member, first child




Non-member, second child




Swimming lesson schedule

Session 1
Classes are taught at 4:30 and 5:30 p.m. on the scheduled days.
Registration will begin Wednesday, Jan. 19 at 9:00 a.m.

  • Monday/Wednesday: Jan. 31, Feb. 2, 7, 9, 14, 16, 21, 23 (8 lessons)

Session 2
Classes are taught at 4:30 and 5:30 p.m. on the scheduled days.
Registration will begin Monday, Feb. 14 at 9:00 a.m.

  • Monday/Wednesday - February 28, March 2, 7, 9, 21, 23, 28, 30 (7 lessons)
    (No lessons March 14 or 16)

Session 3 
Classes are taught at 4:30 and 5:30 p.m. on the scheduled days.
Registration will begin Tuesday, March 22 at 9:00 a.m.

  • Monday/Wednesday - April 4, 6, 11, 13, 18, 20 (6 lessons)
Swim Conditioning

Pre-swim team training for levels 4, 5, 6 only.

Practices are Monday & Wednesday 4:30 pm – 5:20 pm. There are 2 instructors per practice with lanes according to abilities. Students will work on increasing their endurance while also refining their technique. Swim Conditioning is for levels 4, 5, and 6.

Swimming lesson policies

  • There must be an adult 18 or over at the facility for the child during the entire swimming lesson.
  • You can only bring 2 people to watch the lessons per family (due to COVID-19 social distancing)
  • Our instructors do not take kids to the bathroom, so please keep an eye on your child’s class. If you see an instructor or lifeguard walking your child toward the door, please come and meet them.
  • Lessons cannot be made up if they are missed, and we do not issue refunds.
  • Please write these dates down because we do not send out reminders.
  • Everyone must wear a mask in the facility unless they are in the water.

Group swimming lesson cancelation policy

If you decide to withdraw from the swimming lesson session, it must be done more than three business days prior to the swimming lesson start date to receive a full refund. If the withdrawal is made with less than three business days before the start date, only a 75% refund will be given.