Swim Lessons

Currently offering only group swim lessons

Teaching confidence one lesson at a time. Make a splash at one of our city pools this spring learning or practicing your swimming skills! 

Fees:  City residents:  $51.75 / Non-city residents: $78.25. Proof of residency (GRU bill or voter ID card) is required at time of registration.

Swim Level Questions: If you are unsure, please call the pool supervisor (Mon.–Fri., 4–7 p.m.) and they will be able to help guide you on which level to sign up for. We reserve the right to move your child into the appropriate level if need be or refund your money if the appropriate class is full.

Exit Skills Assessment: All children with exception of Aqua Babies must pass an Exit Skills Assessment Test on the last day of class to determine if they can move up to the next level. Instructors will notify parents of the student’s progression throughout the session.

How to Register:

  • Online: Please select morning or afternoon from drop-down below
  • In person: Thomas Center will be closed to the public until July 6; please call the PRCA front desk, 352-334-5067 for a schedule when you can come in to register in person. PRCA's Administrative Office, Thomas Center, Building B, 3rd Floor, 306 NE Sixth Avenue.

For current registration information, please click on the drop-down to view the information:

Swim Level Information

Levels & Ages:

  • Aqua Baby: 6 months–2 years (parent in water with child)
  • Preschool: 3–5 years
  • Learn to Swim: 6–12 years
  • Adult Beginner: 13 years and older

Read below for details on swim level prerequisites.

Swim Level Questions: If you are unsure, please call the pool supervisor, Mon.–Fri., 4–7 p.m. and they will be able to help guide you on which level to sign up for. We reserve the right to move your child into the appropriate level if need be or refund your money if the appropriate class is full.

Exit Skills Assessment: All children with exception of Aqua Babies must pass an Exit Skills Assessment Test on the last day of class to determine if they can move up to the next level. Instructors will notify parents of the student’s progression throughout the session.

Mickle Pool Schedule

June 21 – August 8

Monday – Friday: 10-12p.m.; 1-3p.m.; 4-6p.m.

Saturday & Sunday: 12-2p.m.; 3-5p.m.

Register Online

Open for family swim on weekends. Advance reservations are required as pool capacity is limited at this time.
Two-hour blocks are by reservation, 12-2p.m. and 3-5p.m.

Reservations can be made by calling the pool (352-334-2190) after 3p.m. on Fridays to make a reservation or you can make your reservation online.

Online reservation instructions:

  1. Go to www.signupgenius.com                                                 
  2. Click the search button at the top right
  3. Type in “COGLapswim@gmail.com” in the search box
  4. Click on open swim
  5. Click the green signup box for your desired time and pool
  6. Fill out your first and last name, and email address and click sign up!
  7. You will receive an email confirmation, please make sure to bring this to the pool with you.