Junior Ocean Guards is a youth-based program teaching valuable aquatic skills, beach environment awareness and the role of ocean lifeguards. Children will learn safety rules of ocean swimming , learn how to work as a team , personal lifesaving and first aid. At the conclusion of the program all Juniors will compete in a friendly tournament with awards.
Date: June 8th
Link to Register: Online only Registration Page
The Program Meets : Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday at Town Park Point Lookout Beach
Participates must be strong swimmers and comfortable with the ocean environment, any child unable to meet the criteria will be removed from the program.
Age Groups: ( all participants must be STRONG swimmers and a Swim Test will given on the first day of class to asses skills )
- 8 - 9 year old,
- 10 - 11 year old
- 12 -13 year old
- 14-15 year old
Program Runs : June 28th, 2022 - August 14th, 2022
Program Cost: $250.00 per participant
Each Junior Lifeguard will receive the following on the first day of class:
Draw String Bag
*Prior to the beginning of class parents will receive a detailed e-mail explaining what each child needs for the program. The Town of Hempstead will also issue a Town of Hempstead Parking Pass for the Junior Lifeguard Program. Parking passes are only valid for the Junior Lifeguard Program during listed dates . Only ONE Parking pass will be issued per house hold.
Any questions please call the Aquatic Office at 516-292-9000 ext. 7238 or Email Justine Anderson