With swim equity at the forefront of community conversation this year, the Township of…
Swim Lessons for All
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‘Is It a Community Pool Or Is It a Country Club?’—Maplewood to Rethink Pool Access, Offer Swim Lessons for All Kids
At the Maplewood Township Committee meeting on May 3, Mayor Dean Dafis announced that the pool will host a pilot program for swim lessons for both members of the pool and for non-members. In the past, only members have been able to take the lessons offered at the pool.
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The comments were brief, but South Orange elected leaders signaled their interest in working to provide access to swimming pools — and swim lessons — for students of the South Orange-Maplewood School District at the April 11 South Orange Board of Trustees meeting.