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Save the Date for the 8th Annual Swimways National Learn to Swim Day on Saturday, May 18th

Save the date for National Learn to Swim Day is the 3rd Saturday of every May!

We started National Learn to Swim Day eight years ago as part of water safety month to help raise awareness about the importance of learning to swim to help prevent childhood drowning*. Learn more about how you can get involved at the National Learn to Swim Day website, and get tips on how to host your own National Learn to Swim Day event.

*Did you know that drowning is the leading cause of unintentional injury-related death for children ages 1-4? Help turn this tragedy around by teaching your kids to swim and practicing water safety with your family.