VAC - Mitchell Therapy Pool

   If inclement weather, please dial 773-7187  and listen for pool closings and/or cancellations.

The Mitchell Therapy Pool at VAC (MTP) is an indoor, heated and specially equipped therapy pool for adults and children, and is the only therapy pool in central Vermont. With its warm waters and specialized ramps, the pool provides therapeutic swimming for children and adults of all abilities.

The pool also offers a diversified program of recreational swim lessons, instructional classes at all levels, birthday parties and therapeutic activities.

FOR AN UPDATED POOL SCHEDULE AND/OR TO RECEIVE EMAILS OF CURRENT SCHEDULES,

PLEASE CONTACT Rob Marsden at rmarsden@vacvt.org

If you have any question or would like more information about the pool, feel free to contact Rob Marsden, the Interim Pool Coordinator at 775-2395  ext. 2303 or ext. 2512  You can also email him at  rmarsden@vacvt.org

                                     

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WIM LESSONS                                                                                                                                                                                                             Classes start Tuesday, January 16th, 2018 and are $75  for 5 weeks.  To register, please call Cole Michael, WSI/Head-Lifeguard at 802-773-7187 or email mitchelltherapypool@vacvt.org.   Children who are not toilet trained are required to wear swim diapers. If you have any questions, please call Cole Michael, WSI/Head-Lifeguard at 802-773-7187 or email mitchelltherapypool@vacvt.org.   Early registration is advised and payment must be made before classes start.

Winter I Jan. 16 – Feb.13

Tuesdays: Parent Child 4:00-4:30pm, Level 1 4:45-5:15, Level 2 5:30-6:00

Winter II Feb. 27 – Mar. 31

Tuesdays: Parent Child 4:00-4:30pm, Level 1 4:45-5:15, Level 2 5:30-6:00

Saturdays: Classes will be held before 11am, please inquire as we are scheduling these based on interest.

Offered Lessons:   We are using the American Red Cross Learn to Swim System (https://www.redcross.org/take-a-class/swimming/swim-lessons/kids-swim-lessons) with our WSI certified instructor. Please inquire about any offered lessons that are not scheduled, as we book them based on interest and class size.

Parent-Child: (6 months to 3 years) Parents and children learn together through fun-filled classes to increase children’s comfort in the water and build a foundation of basic aquatic and water safety skills. One adult must accompany each child.

Level 1– Introduction to Water Skills. Goals: safety, breath control, comfortable.

Level 2 — Fundamentals of Aquatic Skills. Goals: good body position, strong kick, solid foundation, front and basic back crawl.

Level 3 — Stroke Development. Goals: side breathing, basic dolphin kick, solid front crawl & backstroke, master elementary backstroke.

Level 4 – Stroke Improvement. Goals: breaststroke, basic butterfly, stroke efficiency, endurance.

Level 5 – Stroke Refinement. Goals: stroke refinement, endurance.

                                         


Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
Open Swim  8:00 –   9:00 8:00 – 9:00  8:00 – 9:00 8:00 – 9:00 8:00 – 9:00  
AM Aquacise   9:00 -10:00  9:00– 10:00 9:00 – 10:00 9:00 – 10:00  
Open Swim 11:30 – 12:30 12:00 – 1:00   11:30 – 12:30  
Open Swim  5:00 – 7:00  5:00 – 7:00 5:00 – 7:00  5:00 – 7:00 5:00 – 7:00
       

Click here for a viewable/printable Pool 2018 schedule

Rates                                                                                            Swim Tickets

Adults $7.00                                                                             Adult 10 swims $55.00

Kids    $5.00*                                                                            Adult 25 swims $134.00

Seniors/Persons with Disability $6.00                                     Kids 10 swims   $ 43.00**

Kids 25 swims   $ 80.00**

Memberships                                                                           Seniors/Persons with Disability:

1 Month Individual  $53.00                                                     10 swims  $50.00

3 Month Individual $126.00                                                    25 swims $121.00

1 Month Family*** $74.00

3 Month Family***$176.00

*Children 3 and under are free with paying adult

** Kids Tickets ages 4 to 18

***Family memberships are valid for up to 4 family members within the same residence

Private Parties Kids/Adults – 2 Hours with lifeguard $180.00  Additional charges may apply.  Book a party and receive a FREE one-time family swim pass (to keep or to share)!

PLEASE CONTACT ROB MARSDEN WITH ANY QUESTIONS @ 773-7187 OR rmarsden@vacvt.org