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Waubuno Beach Swim Program

2023 Swim Program Update

Registration is now open for the Town of Parry Sound's Swimming Lessons for the 2023 season. Join us, and learn to swim on the Shores of Georgian Bay! 

The Town of Parry Sound offers Lifesaving Society swimming lessons. For further details regarding level specifications and a transitional chart of Red Cross & YMCA lessons please click here

The Town of Parry Sound is offering three group sessions this summer. Lessons run everyday, Monday-Friday for 2 weeks. Session dates are below: 

  • Session 1: July 10-July 21
  • Session 2: July 24-August 04
  • Session 3: August 07-August 18 

For further information about our lesson schedule and cost, please open our 2023 Summer Swim Information Package. 

Please note: our program schedule is based on the availability of our instructing staff and if registration is too low in a specific session- lessons may be cancelled or combined.

Registration Information

Registrations will be accepted on a first come, first served basis. The recommended registration process is online to ensure that your application is processed as quickly as possible. In person and mailed registrations will be time stamped upon arrival and added to the queue. (Payment MUST accompany registration form to process registration).

Online Registration (recommended):

Online registration for the Town of Parry Sound's Swimming Lessons is now open. Please click on the Online Registration Form below to submit your swimming lesson request:

Online Registration Form

Online requests will be processed on a first come, first served basis. We will review submissions to ensure that space is available in the requested level before approving or denying the request. Responses will be sent to the email address provided on the registration form. 

In Person & Mail Registration:

Please click on the In-Person Registration Form below to open the swimming registration form:

In Person Registration Form

Registration forms can be delivered to the Town Office at 52 Seguin Street, Parry Sound, P2A 1B4. Please ensure that mailed registrations include a cheque made payable to the Town of Parry Sound. 


Zero to Hero-Lifeguard Training Program

We are looking for a few individuals to join our 2023 Summer Aquatics Team! If you, or someone you know is interesting in joining the Waubuno Beach Team this summer, please check out the job posting found here: Aquatics Summer Student

The Town of Parry Sound is committed to providing lifeguarding services at Waubuno Beach this summer. 

Due to the national shortage of lifeguards, we have begun thinking outside the box. We will be hosting a "Zero to Hero" Lifeguard Training program in June to help round out our lifeguarding team for this season. 

The Zero to Hero program is available to individuals, 16 years of age and older, with an interest in aquatics. 

The program is 8 days, attendance at all eight days, and successful evaluation is required to receive the Lifeguarding Certifications. 

Program Dates (locations: BOCC & Waubuno Beach): 

  • Friday, June 09: 5:30pm-9:30pm 
  • Saturday, June 10 & Sunday, June 11: 8:00am-5:00pm 
  • Monday, June 12 (NNDSB PD Day): 8:00am-5:00pm
  • Friday, June 16: 5:30pm-9:30pm 
  • Saturday, June 17 & Sunday, June 18: 8:00am-5:00pm
  • Sunday, June 25: 8:00am-5:00pm 

The registration fee is $450.00 per person. 

Click here to register 

Zero to Hero-Financial Incentive Program

The Town of Parry Sound is looking to create a "home grown" aquatics team. Individuals who register and successfully pass associated exams of the Zero to Hero Program, accept an employment offer with the Town of Parry Sound & fulfill their job contract by remaining employed through the 2023 Summer Aquatics Season, will receive 50% of the Zero to Hero training costs reimbursed at the end of the Summer season.