Youth Programs


MIT Recreational Sports is an Authorized Provider of the American Red Cross Learn to Swim Program and offers a diverse array of group instructional programs and private swim instruction that will introduce your child to swim and aquatic safety along with stroke technique and development.

Youth Instructional Classes are offered for children from 6 months and up.  Starting with our Parent-Child classes progressing through preschool aquatic lessons (Beginning, Intermediate and Advanced Beaver Classes) which prepare swimmers to enter the American Red Cross Learn to Swim program and on into our Tech Team program which prepares swimmers competitive swimming.

If you are interested in setting your own schedule and learning with 2 - 6 of your child's friends  than private lessons are a great option as well. Click here for information on Youth Private Instruction offerings.


Important Program Information/Updates


Schedules for Winter/Spring classes will be available December 10th

Registration will begin December 15th

  • Winter Session: January 12th – March 15th
  • Spring Session: March 21st – May 22nd


Thanksgiving Facility Hours and Class Information:

  • Wednesday, November 26th
    • Morning Swim Lessons DO have class
    • Swim Lessons with start times after 2pm DO NOT have class
    • Zesiger Hours 6am-9pm; Alumni Hours 11:45am-9pm
  • Thursday, November 27th
    • Closed – Happy Thanksgiving!
  • Friday, November 28th
    • Zesiger Hours 12-9pm; Alumni Closed
  • Saturday & Sunday, November 29th & 30th
    • Youth Group Swim Lessons DO have class
    • Sunday Evening Adult Swim Lessons DO NOT have class
    • Zesiger Hours 9am-4pm; Alumni Closed

Facility Hours

Zesiger Center
Mon - Fri: 6:00 am - 11:00 pm
Sat:  7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Sun:  9:00 am - 11:00 pm

Alumni/Wang Center
Mon - Fri: 11:45 am - 9:00 pm

Thanksgiving Holiday Hours
Wed, Nov 26th
Z Center: 6am - 9pm A/W: 11:45am - 9pm
Thurs, Nov 27th
Fri, Nov 28th
Z Center: 12pm - 9pm A/W: CLOSED
Sat/Sun, Nov 29th - 30th
Z Center: 9am - 4pm A/W: CLOSED

Quick Schedule Links:

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Open Recreation (Courts,Track, Fields)

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