$2 Swim Lessons Return to Tucson This Summer

The City of Tucson Parks and Recreation department, in partnership with the American Red Cross Aquatics Centennial Program, will offer $2 summer swim lessons for the first 1,400 people (ages 6 months to 17 years) who qualify for the Discount Program. A news conference to announce the campaign will be held tomorrow, May 7, at 11 a.m., at Catalina Pool, 2005 N. Dodge Blvd.

Find out if you qualify by viewing the Discount Program at the link below or by calling (520) 791-4877. City residents who already are qualified for the Discount Program can register online, beginning May 9. 

If not pre-qualified, you must apply in person at any recreation center or administration office prior to registration. For those who don't qualify, swim lessons will be $15 per session. Lessons are offered in four, two-week sessions, with eight lessons per session during June and July. There are 20 pools throughout the city that will be open from May 30 through July 31.