MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) – The City of Myrtle Beach is offering free swimming lessons in May.
Registration is underway for the "Splash without Cash" program, which offers free basic swim lessons specifically for non-swimmers ages 5 and up. The program teaches water safety and survival skills to children, teens and adults.
The classes will be held at the Mary C. Canty Recreation Center in the afternoons, Monday through Thursday, May 22 to 25. Pre-registration is required, so select a class time – 4 p.m., 4:40 p.m., 5:20 p.m., or 6 p.m., and call the recreation center at 843-918-1476.
The class is free, but space is limited, to the city recommends signing up early.