Get Free Swim Lessons in Grand Rapids on Thursday!
Don't know how to swim? Have kids you'd like for them to learn? It doesn't matter who you are or how old you are... EVERYONE is invited to the World's Largest Swim Lesson on Thursday!
The Salvation Army Kroc Center will be hosting the event (along with United Healthcare) on Thursday, June 21st from 10a-12p at the Kroc Center. According to the website, people will
Learn basic water safety skills that can help set a foundation for future learning.
In a report by the CDC, drowning is the fifth most leading cause in accidental death in the U.S.; and number one in injury death for kids ages 1-14. One of the ways to prevent that is by learning life-saving skills, such as swimming.
The event is FREE to attend but you must pre-register here. Kids 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult.