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Swimming Lessons

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Chicago Joins Effort To Stage World’s Largest Swimming Lesson

All 73 Chicago Park District swimming pools were hosting swim lessons on Friday, in hopes of helping set a Guinness World Record.

06/20/2014

Children swimmin at the Robert E. Wood Boys & Girls Club on 25th Street. (Credit: Lisa Fielding)

Park District Aims For World Record For Largest Swimming Lesson

The Chicago Park District is signing up children to take part in an attempt to set a new record for the world’s largest swimming lesson.

06/09/2014

Beach Safety

Water Safety: How To Keep The Kids Safe Around The Beach Or Pool

Whether planning a beach vacation this summer or staying closer to home at the neighborhood pool, be mindful of water safety and how to keep the kids safe.

05/13/2013

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New Pool, Swimming Lessons Coming To Spring Hill Mall

In West Dundee, parents won’t have to buy a membership at a health club or a YMCA for their kids to get swimming lessons. They’ll only have to go the mall.

CBS Chicago–03/23/2012