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The World's Largest Swimming Lesson

Children, For the Family, Education

The World’s Largest Swimming Lesson™ brings together tens of thousands of individuals from hundreds of communities around the globe who all participate in the same lesson over the course of a 24 hour period to raise awareness about drowning and the fact that swimming is a vital life-saving skill that every child should learn. Research shows risk of drowning can be reduced by 88% if children participate in formal swimming lessons between ages 1-4. **Children 6 and under must have a parent/guardian signed up and in the water, and children 7 to 12 years old need a parent/guardian at the location during the event. All minor participants need a parent/guardian available to sign waivers at the event sign-in.** Location: The Evergreen State College Pool (Constantino Recreation Center). 2700 Evergreen Parkway, CRC 210. Olympia, WA 98505. Entry Fee: Free. (There is a fee to park on campus). Available Swim Sessions (each session is a half hour). 10:00 a.m. 11:00 a.m. 1:00 p.m. Please arrive 15 minutes prior to your swim lesson for waiver sign in. Space is limited to 50 registrants per swim session. Event questions contact Danielle King at 360-786-8907 x107.