Pool Hours of Operation:

Monday – Friday: 5:00 am – 8:30 pm
Saturday: 7:00 am – 5:30 pm
Sunday: 1:00 pm – 5:30 pm

Family Fum Swim every Friday from 6:00-7:00 pm

Pool Use Guidelines

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Programs at Stowe

Home School Wellness

Home School Wellness is a fun and exciting program where Home School students get to learn swim lessons, nutrition, wellness and sports skills in a social environment. This year we have enhanced our program to add even more of your favorite activities! Sessions last for 4 week and are specialized by activity. Rotations will begin…

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Share the Blessing of Swimming Teaching children how to be safe around water is not a luxury; it is a necessity. This Holiday Season the Stowe Family YMCA is helping to ensure children have the opportunity to learn essential water safety skills and have fun in the water! This special session is extra exciting because…

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Swim Team

Youth Swim Team at Stowe

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The Gaston County Family YMCA is committed to providing a safe and enjoyable pool experience for all. All children 15 and under must participate in a swimming skills assessment and will be provided a green, yellow or no swim band. These bands assist our lifeguards in keeping our inexperienced swimmers safe.        Non-Swimmer  = No…

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Progressive Swim Lessons

Progressive Swim Lessons The Y offers progressive swim lessons for children from ages 6 months to 14 years. We emphasize skill development, water safety and having fun in a safe and friendly environment. Trained instructors emphasize personal safety, confidence, endurance, and self-awareness, guiding students with praise and encouragement. Lessons are progressive and based on skill…

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Red Cross Lifeguard Certification

Red Cross Lifeguarding Upon successful completion, students will receive an American Red Cross Lifeguard certification which includes lifeguard skills, first aid, CPR for the professional rescuer, and Automated External Defibrillator (AED) training.  The certification is good for two years from the completion date.   Prerequisites Online coursework due prior to the first day of class for all blended learning courses. Mandatory swim test…

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Family Swim and Slide

Family and open swim times are the perfect opportunity for children to gain swimming strength and endurance while playing with family in the pool and for adults to just relax and have fun in the water. Enjoy time together during scheduled recreational swim times or when the slide is down! Pool Schedule: Check the pool schedule…

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Private Swim Lessons

Learn more about Private Swim Lessons at the Y!

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Celebrate With Us!

The Stowe Family YMCA is a wonderful place to celebrate a party for all occasions and all ages.  Enjoy one of the terrific options listed below. Each includes a safe and exciting environment as well as a staff member to assist in party logistics. Parties include 15 children and activities. Member Program Participant Pool $110 $166 Pool…

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Water Exercise

Ages: 15+ Water is an extremely friendly environment for individuals with back, knee, and shoulder problems or with any condition that requires low impact exercise.  Enjoy our beautiful pool with a comfortable water temperature of 86 degrees.  Stay in shape, learn new exercise techniques and meet new people.  Water exercise classes are open to youth…

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