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Water safety: Everyone plays a part

It is amazing how some moments can become lodged in our memories, never to be forgotten.  For me, one of those brief yet impactful moments happened in the dead of winter near the end of my shift.  The public pool … Continue reading

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Water babies: Making your first trip to the pool a success

It brings a smile to my face whenever I hear the “motorboat, motorboat, go so fast” song, because it takes me right back to my years as a swim teacher.  I have always loved watching the “water magic” happen between parent and babe.  If you’ve had … Continue reading

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