NSU Aquatics announces summer swim classes


NATCHITOCHES – Northwestern State University Aquatics has set a schedule of swim classes as well as regular swim hours beginning in May.


The pool at the NSU Rec Complex will open May 14 and will be open from 3-6 p.m. Tuesday-Sunday.  Effective June 4, the pool will be open from 2-7 p.m. Tuesday-Sunday the months of June and July.  Hours Aug. 1-17 will be 3-6 p.m. Tuesday-Sunday.   Memberships for pool use are available to the public by calling Aquatics Director Cindy Davis at (318) 357-6301 or emailing cindyd@nsula.edu.


A lifeguard course will be held May 10-12.  The course is $250 and participants must pass prerequisites by May 3.  A junior lifeguard course will take place over two weeks Tuesday through Friday June 11-21 from 10 a.m.-noon.  The cost is $100.  Both classes will be taught by Katie Yandell (yandellk@nsula.edu).


Learn To Swim group lessons will be Tuesday-Friday the weeks of June 4, June 11, June 18 and June 25.  Fifty-minute classes will begin at 9 a.m., 10 a.m. and 11 a.m. each day. The cost is $50 per week.


Learn To Swim private lessons will be Tuesday-Friday the weeks of July 9, July 16 and July 23.  Fifty-minute classes will start at 9 a.m., 10 a.m. and 11 a.m.  For different dates and times, contact Aquatics Director Cindy Davis at cindyd@nsula.edu.


Water aerobics classes will be available through NSU Electronic and Continuing Education.  Contact Melanie Bedgood at (318) 357-6533 or email bedgoodm@nsula.edu.