Pool opening is April 7th! Click here for the off season pool schedule. 



Classes will begin in April 2018. Contact Amanda or Ethan at 361-575-0511 for with questions. Click here for more information and class schedule.



Members $40/Community Participants $80

With YMCA-USA  Swim Lesson Instructors, the Barbara Bauer Briggs Family YMCA offers quality lessons in a safe environment. The children not only have fun, but learn necessary life-saving skills. Class ages are basic guidelines. Child may be above or below suggested level. Click here for full information.

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Swim lessons will be available April 24-May 17 on Tuesdays and Thursdays.

  • Parent/Child - Ages 6 months-2 years

Parents and their child have fun together! This class is geared towards getting the child used to the water. Teaches basic reach-and-pull front stroke skills with songs, games, toys and parent-child interaction. 6:00pm-6:30pm.

  • Ray (Age 3) and Starfish (Age 4-5)

Designed for children to learn the basic swimming skills and stroke development. Participants will work on being comfortable in the water on their own while learning kicking, front and back floating, breath control, and progressive paddle strokes. 6:00pm-6:30pm.

  • Polliwog - Ages 6 years and up (basic)

Participants will work on floating, kicking, independent swimming and comfort in the water. In addition, they will learn front glide, back glide, front crawl, side stroke and back stroke. 6:30pm-7:00pm.

  • Guppy, Minnow, Fish - Ages 6 years and up (advanced)

Participants will build on basic skills learned in the Polliwog class. Will strengthen front crawl, back stroke, side stroke, and will learn the breaststroke. 6:30pm-7:00pm.


PRIVATE SWIM LESSONS (Age 6 months & up)

Members $20/Community Participants $25

One half hour lessons by appointment.


Members $200/Community Participants $250

Have the best party at the Barbara Bauer Briggs YMCA pool! Our parties are a fun and unique way to celebrate.

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Members free

Joint Effort - Tuesday and Thursdays at 9:00am

Water Zumba - Monday/Wednesday at 10:00am and 6:30pm and Saturdays at 9:00am


Members free/Community  Participants $3 daily

The pool is projected to open April 7, 2018. Click here for the off season pool schedule. 

Click Here for Pool Rules