Gaston County Family YMCA

Pharr Family YMCA


Jr. Lifeguarding Class

Jr. Lifeguarding Class


American Red Cross Jr. Lifeguarding Class

Central YMCA & Stowe Family YMCA

Jr Lifeguarding is designed to guide youth to become Lifeguards by building a foundation of knowledge, attitudes and skills needed for future Lifeguards. For youths 11-14 years old.


Classes are offered both at the Central YMCA in Gastonia and the Stowe Family YMCA in Belmont.





June 11 & 12 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Location: Central YMCA or Stowe Family YMCA

Fees:  Members: $65

Program Participants: $85

Central YMCA

Candace Hyde or 704.865.8551

Stowe Family YMCA

Jeff Pesesky or 704.822.9622



Join us at the Stowe Family YMCA Location

Although the Gaston County Family YMCA does not operate an aquatics program on site at the Pharr Family YMCA, all Pharr/Stowe joint members are welcome to enjoy the pool and amenities at the Robert Lee Stowe Jr. Family YMCA. Pharr Family YMCA exclusive members are encouraged to visit any of the Gaston County Family YMCAs up to three times per month!

As a member of the William J. Pharr Family YMCA, you will also receive member discounts on all swim lessons at any of the Gaston County Family YMCAs.

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