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Learn to Swim Program

Nova Scotia Youth Facility

Located In Waterville
Where To Find Us
NS Youth Facility
1442 County Home Rd
Watervile, NS
Areas Served Kings County (NS)
Social Media Facebook
Phone 902-690-6101
Contact Shawn Fevens, Coordinator of Recreation Services
Description & Services
Information Note all programming is currently on hold due to Covid 19. 
Offering swimming lessons in the fall, winter and spring! Check our website and Facebook Page for upcoming registration dates.  
Registration can be accessed by visiting, OR in person at the Finance Counter, 181 Coldbrook Village Park Drive.  
Registration is on a first come – first served basis and residents are encouraged to access the system as soon as it is active.  
Kings County offers swimming lessons to over 300 individuals each year at the Nova Scotia Youth Facility Pool located on County Home Road in Waterville. Programs run for 10 weeks. 
$65 for All Levels 
$65 Adult Learn to Swim 
This Program will follow the Life Saving Water Safety Instructional format.  
Classes are for youth, minimum age 3 years 
Adult Learn to Swim Program 
Lessons are available for those who wish to improve and update their swimming strokes, or for those who are beginning to learn to swim. 
Cost: $65.00
Eligibility Ages: 3 year(s) and up
Dates Please contact the recreation department for upcoming registration dates and times.
Special Information
Tags Annapolis Valley Connect ; Classes/courses ; Fall Programs ; Recreation Categories ; Swimming
Categories - General Swimming Programs/Recreational Swimming ; Swimming Safety Education