Toddler Splash Days/Toddler Splash Training


Toddler Splash Days

Bismarck Parks and Recreation District invites parents/guardians and toddlers to come out and play in the water at the BSC Aquatic & Wellness Center. This special swim time means you can bring baby floats, U.S. Coast Guard approved life jackets and small pool toys (sorry – no water wings). Teaching platforms and swimming lesson toys will be available for your use.

Dates, Fees and Location

  • Sept. 5, 2023-April 25, 2024
  • Monday-Thursday: 8-10am
  • Free for members, $5 per child per class for non-members.
  • Program Pool at BSC Aquatic & Wellness Center, 1601 Canary Ave.

Toddler Splash Days Guidelines

  • Toddler Splash Days are designed for parent(s)/guardian(s) and their toddlers, infant through age five.
  • Parent/guardian must be with their toddler in the water at all times and must be able to fully supervise all the toddlers in their care. Recommended ratio is at least one parent/guardian to every two toddlers.
  • Toddlers not fully toilet trained are required to wear waterproof swim diapers, which are available for sale on site.
  • View the complete list of pool rules.

Toddler Splash Training

This instructor-led class is designed to teach parents how to work with their children in the water to prepare them for swimming lessons or simply be comfortable and safe in the water. The instructor will follow parent/child skills as determined by the American Red Cross during the course.

Dates, Fees and Location

  • Spring 2024 Dates TBD
  • Drop-In Classes: Days and Times TBD
  • $5.50 per child per class for members and non-members
  • Program Pool at BSC Aquatic & Wellness Center, 1601 Canary Ave.

Toddler Splash Training Guidelines

  • Ages: 6 months to 3 years
  • There must be one parent/adult in the water for every child, but both Mom and Dad are welcome to be in the water.
  • Must give receipt of payment to the instructor before class begins.
  • View the complete list of pool rules.