Learn How to Swim at Your Own Pace with Our Experienced Instructors

The Drayson Center offers seasonal and year-round swimming lessons for all skill levels and ages, from infants starting at six months old through adults. Whether your goal is to become comfortable in and around the water or become a confident swimmer, we are here to make this an enjoyable and rewarding experience for you and your child.

Our experienced instructors are trained as lifeguards and in water safety instruction, giving you the peace of mind and the confidence you need to focus on your swimming. We'll work with your schedule and skill level to meet your swimming goals in our comfortable, friendly environment.

Summer Admission

Day Pool Pass:

  • 1 Admission for $5.00
  • $2.00 after 8:15 p.m. (Exception: $5.00 for swim-n-cinema events)
  • Ages 2 and under are free
  • Children 13 and under must be accompanied by a paid adult to enter.

All passes are non-refundable

Open Swim Hours

Tuesday, June 15, 2020 - Thursday August 6, 2020

Sunday - Thursday

1:00 p.m - 5:00 p.m.

Night Open Swim Hours

Tuesday, June 18, 2019 - Thursday August 8, 2019

Monday - Thursday

8:15 p.m. - 9:15 p.m.

Leisure pool only for evening hours

Seasonal Pool Passes:

Member: $45.00

Non-Member: $50.00

Full time benefited Loma Linda University Health employees, students and their immediate family are eligible for free seasonal passes. Immediate family includes spouse and children under the age of 18 only. Pools are subject to closure due to weather and other conditions.

Passes are valid: Dates: June 15 – August 6, 2020

Learn-to-Swim Program: 

Our American Red Cross-based "Learn-to-Swim" programs serve our tiniest members at 6 months old through adults. Students progress through the levels at their own pace, mastering skills at their current level before advancing to the next.

Summer swim sessions begin June 15, 2020. For each class we offer four sessions that run back-to-back. Each session runs Monday through Thursday for two weeks.

Adult Swim Lessons

The Red Cross offers adult swim lessons through our innovative, learn-at-your-own-pace Learn-to-Swim program. Developed for older teens and adults, our program gives adult swimmers at every level the opportunity to improve their skills in a safe environment – and under the guidance of a trained instructor. 

Each class is 45-minutes long and is taught Monday through Thursday. 

Dates:

Session 1: June 15 - June 25

Session 2: June 29 - July 9 

Session 3: July 13 - July 23

Session 4: July 27 - August 6

 

Times: 7:45 a.m.; 8:15 p.m.

 

Ages: 16 years and older

 

Fees: Online early bird registration is April 13 -19 , 2020 visit mydrayson.llu.edu. In-person registration begins Monday, April 20, 2020

Online earlybird: $55.00 

Registration: $60.00 

 

Register Online 

 

Preschool (Ages 3-4)

Children are taught the fundamentals of swimming in a structured fromat through water exploration, fun and games. Bobbing, bubble-blowing, floating on the  front and back, kicking, arm strokes and water safety are developed through a progressive approach.

Each class in 30 Minutes long and is taught Monday through Thursday. 

Dates:

Session 1: June 15 - June 25

Session 2: June 29 - July 9 

Session 3: July 13 - July 23

Session 4: July 27 - August 6

 

Times: 8:45 a.m., 9:35 a.m., 10:25 a.m., 11:15 a.m., 12:00 p.m., 12:35 p.m., 4:30 p.m., 5:05 p.m., 6:35 p.m., and 7:25 p.m. 

 

Ages: 3 - 4 years

 

Fees: Online early bird registration is April 13 -19 , 2020 visit mydrayson.llu.edu. In-person registration begins Monday, April 20, 2020

Online early bird: $55.00 

Registration: $60.00 

If your child is not potty trained, they MUST be wearing a swim diaper at all times while in the pool. Children enrolled in this program do not need to attend Safety Swim Sunday.

Register Online 

Kids Learn to Swim Program (Ages 4-17)

The American Red Cross Learn-to-Swim Program is specifically Designed to meet the age and skill level of your child. They will be tested and placed in the appropriate level for his/her ability. 

Each class in 40 Minutes long and is taught Monday through Thursday. 

Dates:

Session 1: June 15 - June 25

Session 2: June 29 - July 9 

Session 3: July 13 - July 23

Session 4: July 27 - August 6

 

Times: 8:45 a.m., 9:35 a.m., 10:25 a.m.,11:15 a.m., 5:45 p.m., 6:35 p.m., and 7:25 p.m.

 

Ages: 4 - 15 years (No children under the age of 4 can participate, no exceptions)

 

Fees: Online early bird registration is April 13 -19 , 2020 visit mydrayson.llu.edu. In-person registration begins Monday, April 20, 2020

Online early bird: $55.00 

Registration: $60.00 

 

Safety Swim Sundays: All participants MUST attend Safety Swim on the Sunday before their scheduled session start date. This allows us to place your child in the appropriate level for his or her abilities. Safety Swim begins at 5:30 p.m.

Session 1: Sunday, June 7

Session 2: Sunday, June 28

Session 3: Sunday, July 12

Session 4: Sunday, July 26

Register Online 

 

Baby and Me Program (Ages 6 months-4 years)

The American Red Cross Parent/Child Aquatics Program focuses on water exploration and provides a safe and fun learning environment through games, songs and interactive play.

Each class in 30 Minutes long and is taught Monday through Thursday. 

Dates:

Session 1: June 15 - June 25

Session 2: June 29 - July 9 

Session 3: July 13 - July 23

Session 4: July 27 - August 6

 

Times:

8:45 a.m., 9:35 a.m., 10:25 a.m.,11:15 a.m., 12:00 p.m., 12:35 p.m., 5:05 p.m., 5:45 p.m.

 

Ages:

6 months - 4 years

 

Fees:Online early bird registration is April 13 -19 , 2020 visit mydrayson.llu.edu. In-person registration begins Monday, April 20, 2020

Online earlybird: $55.00 

Registration: $60.00 

 

If your child is not potty trained, they MUST be wearing a swim diaper at all times while in the pool. Children enrolled in this program do not need to attend Safety Swim Sunday.

Register Online 

 

 

Junior Lifeguard Training (Ages 10-14)

This program introduces participants to the skills and techniques used by lifeguards. Participants will also be able to shadow our Drayson Center lifeguards during Open Swim hours to fully experience lifeguard duties.

Prerequisites

All participants must be able to:

  • Swim front crawl for 25 yards
  • Swim breaststroke for 25 yards
  • Starting in the water, complete all of the following steps in 1 minute or less:
    • Tread water for one minute using arms and legs
    • Submerge and swim a distance of 10 feet under water

Course Dates and Times:

Session 1: June 15 - June 25

Session 2: June 29 - July 9 

Session 3: July 13 - July 23

Session 4: July 27 - August 6

 

Monday - Thursday: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. – Class work | 12:00 - 1:00 p.m. – Lunch | 1:00 - 3:00 p.m. – Shadowing

Friday: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. – Class work

 

Fees: Online early bird registration is April 13 -19 , 2020 visit mydrayson.llu.edu. In-person registration begins Monday, April 20, 2020

Online earlybird: $150.00 

Registration: $165.00

Register Online

 

For more information on current class dates and times, please contact the Drayson Center Membership Office at 909-558-4275.