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Dive Into Safety at the World’s Largest Swimming Lesson!

Jun 6, 2024 | Uncategorized

Making Waves for Aquatic Safety for All Ages!

Southgate Recreation & Park District (SRPD) is thrilled to announce the annual World’s Largest Swimming Lesson! For the second year in a row SRPD will be participating in this unique, global event designed to underscore the critical importance of teaching swimming skills to children and adults.

Participants of all ages and skill levels are invited to join a synchronized thirty-minute swim lesson, making learning both fun and interactive. The lesson will emphasize fundamental techniques and tips to keep everyone safe in and around water. Attendees can also explore booths featuring essential safety topics, including Adult and Pediatric CPR. Demonstrations on Dog CPR will ensure participants are prepared to help their pets in a crisis and additional booths will highlight other vital safety practices to help protect families and communities.

This event is an excellent opportunity to promote lifesaving skills that can prevent drownings and other water-related incidents. It ensures both an educational and enjoyable experience for the whole family, with activities designed for all ages. Additionally, the event provides a platform for community members to connect, fostering a safer and more knowledgeable community.

The World’s Largest Swimming Lesson will be held at Christine Thompson Aquatic Center located at 8025 Waterman Road in Sacramento. For more information, visit or call (916) 428-1171 ext. 27.