Sunday, October 22, 2017

swimminglessonsVicksburg City Pool will hold an American Red Cross Lifeguarding Class from May 13 – May 22 at the facility on Lee Street. The 28 hour class will meet from 3:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. each weekday afternoon and on Saturday, May 18 at a time to be determined. Veteran Lifeguard trainers Bob and Susan Athow and Sylvia Gurtowski will instruct. Cost of the class is $115 and is payable to the City of Vicksburg.

To be eligible for the class candidates should be at least 15 years old by May 22, 2013. Before admission to the course each student will be asked to complete a 300 yard swim using front crawl and breaststroke; tread water with legs only for two minutes; and complete a timed exercise swimming with a 10 pound object.

The class is limited to 15 students. To register please call the City Pool at 601-634-4516. If no answer, please leave a message.