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  • Parkie's Starfish Swim Lessons

    Parkie has teamed up with Starfish Swimming to bring you an all-new swim lesson experience! Taught by certified instructors, our new program places emphasis on safety as well as skill. Whether you are looking to learn basic life-saving skills or are working to improve your strokes, there is a place for you in our program. All participants must wear a lined swimsuit.

    Swim Lesson Benefits
    • Certified Instructors through a globally-recognized agency (Starfish Aquatic Institute)
    • Comfortable pool temperature of 85 degrees
    • Focus on safety and survival skills in lower levels
    • Student tracking for all students in the program.
    • Progress books for all level taken and passed
    • Progressive ratio based on swim levels

    Parkie's Babies Swim Lessons
    Ages 3 months-3 years with parent
    Parkie’s Babies Infant/Parent class takes your child through five progressive levels of water adjustment. This class is a wonderful opportunity to spend “aqua-lity” time with your child while introducing him/her to skills, such as: kicks, floating, bubble blowing, jumps and so much more! Each child needs to wear a swim diaper and a swimsuit.

    Parkie's Swim School
    Ages 3-14 years
    These lessons place an emphasis on safety and basic water skills for the beginning swimmer. Through the 5 color levels of Swim School, swimmers will gain confidence in the water, learn to swim and float with and without assistance and end this school with the building blocks for freestyle. Students will also have a solid grasp of important safety rules and topics upon completion of these levels.

    Parkie's Stroke School
    Ages 3-14 years
    swimmers will learn and practice the four competitive strokes needed to be successful on the swim team. Through the 5 color levels of Stroke School, swimmers will learn freestyle, backstroke, butterfly, and breaststroke. At the end of the school, students will learn starts and turns for swim team.

    Semi-Private Lessons
    Ages 3-14 years
    Many children learn better in a smaller setting and more practice time. With our semi-private swim lessons, each class will have one teacher certified in the levels featured in our group lesson curriculum. Each class will only have 2 students, with pairings being based on comparable swimming ability.

    Adult Swim Lessons
    Ages 15 years & up
    It’s never too late to learn how to swim and become more comfortable in the water! In this class, you will learn basic water skills and swim techniques. There is also time to improve specific strokes. There is something for everyone in a class designed for all ability levels.


    Call us at (630) 739-1705 and we'll put you in touch with someone who can help.
  • Swim School Report Cards

  • Click the link below to track your swimmers progress! To get your login information, please contact Amanda Prince at (630) 783-6635.

    Swimgen Progress Report

  • Private Swim Lessons

  • Private lessons are a great way to get individualized attention to reach your swimming goals. Our knowledgeable instructors will work with you to create a series of lessons that are designed toward improving your confidence, abilities, and/or techniques for a variety of swimming skills.

    10 Single Private Lesson Pass $198
    Buy 9 individual private lessons get 1 free! (Pass is not transferable and Pelican Harbor is not responsible for lost private lesson passes.)

    5-Pack $102.50

    3-Pack $63

    30-minutes Single (single person) $22
    1:1 student to instructor ratio

    You must register and purchase private lessons at the LifeStyles desk (BRAC only) before lessons will be scheduled.
    Please call (630) 739-1705 for more information.

  • Resident ID Information

  • Please note: Resident ID Cards are available for free to all residents at the Annerino Community Center and Bolingbrook Recreation & Aquatic Complex. Be prepared to bring current driver's license and current utility bill to receive your Resident ID Card. In order to keep lines short, we are unable to process Resident ID Cards at the Pelican Harbor gate. Resident ID Cards are available inside the Bolingbrook Recreation & Aquatic Complex. For each applicant in the household ages 3 months and up, we require a birth certificate or proof of guardianship.
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