The ever popular Aquatic Fitness classes are the most visible of the adult aquatics programs. Aquatic Fitness Class Schedules are updated monthly.  However, adult aquatics also includes American Red Cross Training classes for Lifeguards and Water Safety Instructors. (see Certifications).  Rock River Rapids Aquatic Fitness Classes are offered each summer. These classes are not included in DRC membership privileges and are open to the public. You do not have to have a DRC or a Rock River Rapids membership to attend. Registration and class fees are required, or a $5 daily drop in.    


Swimming lessons for every age and ability.  Or participate in a special event and enjoy plenty of water play time for the young and young at heart. Starting early in the water sets a foundation for a lifetime of comfort and fun in the water. Not sure what level to enroll your child? Check with our swim lesson levels cheat sheet.


The DRC offers a wide variety of American Red Cross lifeguarding, lifeguarding review, and water safety classes throughout the year. Classes are varied and location depends on season. Browse our classes to decide on the right one for you. 

Download our Lifeguard training brochure
Download our Lifeguard Instructor courses brochure


Fun in the water all year long at the DRC indoor pool with holiday themes, family events at Rock River Rapids, and more!  Grab your suits, towels and your friends and come splash with us at these seasonal special events!