Campus Rec strives to provide a variety of fun and safe activities for kids of all ages. From our Summer Recreational Day Camp and BC Eaglets Swim Team to year-round group swimming and tennis lessons, there's something for everyone.

We also offer private swimming lessons for children 15 years and younger. Whether your child is just beginning the sport or a bit more advanced with prior experience, we provide instructors to help children of all ability levels develop their skills.

Please read through our youth policies and contact Member Services at 617-552-0797 or campusrec@bc.edu if you have any questions or concerns.

For information on upcoming Youth Programs and events, subscribe to our Youth Listserv.

 

Youth Programs

All private swimming and diving lessons, as well as group class schedules will be updated on the website by late August. 

Private swimming and diving lessons will go on sale on 9/3 at 6 am. Group class times will go on sale at a date and time TBD.

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Campus Rec offers private swimming and diving lessons to children ages four years old and up. We also offer adult swim lessons. Lessons are taught at the Connell Recreation Center in Chestnut Hill, MA.

Children from Newton, Chestnut Hill, Brighton, Brookline and surrounding areas are welcome to enroll in swim lessons; an affiliation with Boston College is not required.

Whether your child is just beginning to swim or has some prior swim experience, our experienced aquatics instructors can help improve their comfort level in the water while developing their stroke technique and form.

Child swimming

BC Rec offers group Learn to Swim lessons for children of all ages and experience levels. Lessons are taught at the Connell Recreation Center Pool in Chestnut Hill, MA.

Children from Newton, Brighton, Brookline, Boston and surrounding areas are welcome to enroll in swim lessons; an affiliation with Boston College is not required.

Whether your child is just beginning to swim or has some prior swim experience, our experienced aquatics instructors can help improve their comfort level in the water while developing their stroke technique and form. The prices listed above are per child.

Parents are invited to sit on the Pool Mezzanine to watch. While classes are listed as 30 minutes, there will be about 25 minutes of instruction in the water and 5 minutes to transition for the next class.

 

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For information on upcoming Youth Programs and events, subscribe to our Youth Listserv. If you'd like to receive information about BC Rec aquatic programs, reminders about facility closures and updates on our daily schedule, please sign up for the Pool listserv. For regular updates on the Masters program, sign up for the Masters listserv.