September Old Town Hot Springs events roundup
Aqua fitness classes run Tuesday to Sept. 21:
■ Fit for Life is from 8:30 to 9:15 a.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. The class is free to members.
■ H20 Deep Water Workout is from 12:15 to 1:15 p.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. The class is free to members.
■ Aqua Zumba is from 10 to 11 a.m. Tuesdays and Thursday and at noon Sundays. The cost is $5.
Poochy Paddle Sept. 23:
■ The Poochy Paddle is from 2 to 4 p.m. Sept. 23. Dogs are invited to take a dip in the lap pool before it is closed for cleaning. The cost is $5 per dog in advance or $10 per dog on the day of the event. Tickets are available at the front desk. Enter at the back gate and bring a dog or cat food donation for the Steamboat Animal Shelter.
■ All pools are closed Sept. 24 and 25 for cleaning and desk sealing.
■ The lap pool is closed Sept. 23 to 29 for cleaning.
■ The hot pool is closed from Sept. 24 to 26 for cleaning.
■ The water slides and Kiddie Pool will be available weekends only in September. Hours are noon to 4 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays after Labor Day.
■ A high school prep swim program for swimmers wanting to improve their stroke and stay conditioned for the upcoming season is $200 per month with the first month due Tuesday. Swimmers must be 14 years old and in high school. The program includes dryland training.
■ The final swim lesson session for the fall begins at 4 p.m. Thursday. All ages and levels are available.
■ A year-round swim team for those who wish to pursue their fullest potential in swimming competitively is offered from Tuesday to March 10. Swimmers will compete in monthly meets across the state. Practices and dryland training will be held throughout the winter, and swimmers should expect to swim 3,500 to 6,000 meters per practice. The cost is $1,668 or a monthly fee of $240.
For more information about aquatics events, see Jill Ruppel in the aquatics office, call 970-879-1828, ext. 311, or visit www.oldtownhotsprings.org.
■ Adult private and semi-private tennis lessons are $50 per hour through October. Call Robert Martens at 970-819-4659. Two day advance notice required on all lessons.