Looking for a flexible and fun summer job that gives back this year? Want to become certified as a Lifeguard and be a part of something bigger? The Keene Family YMCA offers American Red Cross Lifeguarding Certification and Recert courses every year. Space is limited and spots go fast. Sign up today! Questions? Contact […]
About Paul SimpsonPaul Simpson is the Aquatics Director at the Keene Family YMCA.
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Top 3 tips: Cutting down on swimming-related irritation Stinging eyes, itching skin, and faded bathing suits are all unfortunate side effects of swimming that, at one point or another, bother even the most casual of swimmers. Although these are often blamed on chlorine, the real culprits are fearsome water-borne organic contaminants and acidic water, which […]
We will be offering two American Red Cross Lifeguard courses in the spring. The dates and times are as follows: Lifeguard Course 1 Friday 4/8 6-8pm Saturday 4/9 9:30am-4:30pm Sunday 4/10 9:30am-4:30pm Saturday 4/16 9:30am-4:30pm Sunday 4/17 9:30am-4:30pm Lifeguard Course 2 Friday 5/13 6-8pm Saturday 5/14 9:30am-4:30pm Sunday 5/15 9:30am-4:30pm Saturday 5/21 9:30am-4:30pm Sunday 5/22 […]