Learn to Swim program at Esky beach

ESCANABA — The Escanaba Recreation Department offers students in Escanaba an opportunity to take advantage of swim lessons. Regular attendance in the Learn to Swim program will make it possible for students to swim properly and prepare them for waterfront emergencies. Certified water safety instructors will teach swim lessons in seven major skill levels,

The Learn to Swim program will begin on Monday, July 10, and concludes on Friday, Aug. 11, for a five-week period; all lessons are at the Escanaba Municipal Beach located on Aronson Island in Ludington Park. Times are Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from 11 a.m. to 11:50 a.m.

All persons currently 6 years of age and older are eligible to enroll; children must be 6 years of age by Aug. 1.

Cost is $30 per session with $15 for each additional member in immediate family.