• Cloquet Aquatics Swim Lessons
    Building Community One Swimmer at a Time 

    Registration  Click here to sign up online for all pool activities.

    All classes and activities are held at: Cloquet Middle School, 2001 Washington Avenue, Cloquet MN 55720. Enter Community Education door (door #2).
    If you have any questions or recommendations about our aquatics program, please contact Kayla Cotner, Aquatics Coordinator (218) 879-1261, ext 7006.  Thank you for supporting the Cloquet Aquatics program!
    If your child just finished swimming lessons through Community Ed, please tell us about your experience HERE!  
    Red Cross Swim Lessons: (Click to register online.) 
    Swim Lesson Achievement Booklet

    Sundays, January 27 - March 17
    Registration opens December 3

    4-4:50pm

    Water Whales

    Level 1

    Level 2

    Level 3

    5-5:50pm

    Water Whales

    Level 1

    Level 2

    Level 3

    6-6:50pm

    Water Whales

    Level 1

    Level 3

    Level 4

     

    Sundays, January 27 - February 17

    2 - 2:45 pm

    Water Babies

    3 - 3:45 pm

    Tadpoles

     

    Sundays, February 24 - March 17

    2 - 2:45 pm

    Water Babies

    3 - 3:45 pm

    Tadpoles

     

    Tuesdays, January 8-29 (Mini Session)
    Registration opens December 3

    4-4:50pm

    Water Whales

    Level 1

    5-5:50pm

    Level 1

    Level 2

    6-6:50pm

    Level 2

    Level 3

     

    Tuesdays, February 26 - March 19 (Mini Session)
    Registration opens January 16

    4-4:50pm

    Water Whales

    Level 1

    5-5:50pm

    Level 1

    Level 2

    6-6:50pm

    Level 2

    Level 3

     

    Red=Waitlist

    Are you interested in becoming a Water Safety Instructor (Swim Lesson teacher)? 
    Please contact Kayla Cotner: [email protected]

    Red Cross Swimming levels include: 
    *click on level to see skills checklist* 

    The American Red Cross categorizes swimming skills into six levels that focus on 
    1. Water safety      2. Learning different strokes      3. Building endurance
    Students must obtain certification from each level before entering the next level.
    All classes are 50 minutes in length.  
    Classes begin on the hour and are dismissed at the 50. 


    Adult Swimming Activities:


    Adult Lap Swim: 
    Mornings: Mon - Fri | 6 - 7 am*

    April 2 - Aug 30 (Pool will be closed July 23 - Aug 10 for maintenance)
    No swim 5/28, 7/2, 7/3, 7/4, 7/5, 7/6, 7/23 - 8/10
    Monday Evenings: 7 - 8 pm*
    April 9- May 21

    Wednesday Evenings: 4:30 - 6 pm*
    April 4 - May 30
    *The Beach is open June 5th and has lanes for lap swim. The Beach is open 12-7pm Mon - Fri, and 12-5pm Sat & Sun, weather permitting.
    $3.50/time  Cards can be purchased in the Comm. Ed. office.
    FALL:
    Mornings: Mon - Fri | 6 - 7 am

    Sep 4 – Dec 21 | No swim: 10/18, 10/19, 11/22, 11/23
    Monday Evenings: 7 – 8 pm
    Sep 10 – Dec 17
    Wednesday Evenings: 7 – 8 pm 
    Sep 5 – Dec 19 | No swim: 11/21
    $3.50/time/person

    Saturday Morning Lap Swim
    No children under the age of 14 will be admitted unless accompanied by an adult. Please use the family locker room.
    CMS - Pool, Enter door #2
    Sat, Sep 8 - Dec 22 | 7:30 - 8:45 am
    No swim: 10/20, 11/22 | $3.50/time/person

    Senior Swim 
    Mon/Wed/Fri | 7 - 8 am 
    Section 1: Apr 4 – May 18
    Section 2: May 21- Jun 29
    Section 3: Jul 9 – Aug 31(Pool will be closed July 23 - Aug 10 for maintenance)
    No Swim: 5/28, 7/2, 7/3, 7/4, 7/5, 7/6, 7/23 - 8/10

    Fee: $45/quarter or $3/time
    FALL:
    Mon/Wed/Fri | 7 – 8 am

    Section 1: Sep 5 – Oct 26
    No swim: 10/19
    Section 2: Oct 29 – Dec 21
    No swim: 11/23
    $45/quarter or $3/time 
    *To reduce locker room crowding, senior swimmers are asked not to enter the locker rooms before 6:50 am.  Lap swimmers should allow senior swimmers use of locker rooms from 6:50 - 7 am.  Exceptions may be made for special circumstances.  Questions?  Call the Community Ed. office (218) 879-1261.

    Friday Family Swim - 6:45 - 8:15 pm

    Fri, Sep 7 - Dec 21 | No swim: 10/19, 11/23, 11/30

      1. No children under the age of 14 will be admitted unless accompanied by an adult.  
      2. Children under age of 6 must be accompanied by an adult while in the water.
      3. Diving board will be open if we have a 3rd lifeguard on duty. 
      4. Safety Break at 7:15. 
      5. We will close our doors to patrons when we reach our maximum number of swimmers
    Fee: $3.50/person (3 and under $2) Enter Community Education door .

    Aqua Fit

    Lifeguard Certification Course Private Swimming Lessons

    Swim Camp

    Water Safety Instruction Course (WSI)

    Lifeguard Refresher (Challenge):  For lifeguards whose certification is CURRENT or about to expire.  Please call or email Kayla for more information: (218) 879-1261, ext. 7006 or [email protected]

     

    The Beach at Pinehurst Park will open on June 6th for the 2017 season. 
    Buy your season pass before June 5, 2017 and save $10!

    Punch Cards Available:  10 swims for $31!
    Purchase at the Community Ed office.Office is located in the Cloquet Middle School, enter door #2.  879-1261.
    You can still pay at the door. Cashier cannot accept bills larger than $10. Make checks out to Cloquet Community Ed.