C'Mon Over! Jump In!

It’s about a wet and wild experience when you come swimming at The Kroc! Whether you’re a competitive athlete or just like to wade, we’ve got something for everyone! Our Aquatics Department, complete with American Red Cross Certified instructors and Lifeguards, are dedicated to providing quality classes and training in a safe environment no matter your age or ability.

Lessons & Classes

The Kroc Center Aquatics program offers a comprehensive learn-to-swim program, water fitness classes, parent & tot classes and certification opportunities.

  • Our Learn-to-Swim program aims to develop progressive swimming skills. Each skill level (1-3) includes the teaching and assessment of critical water skills, plus a water safety component. The Kroc Center follows the American Red Cross program using certified instructors.
  • Water Fitness classes are available for drop-in.
  • Parent & Tot classes are offered to help acclimate your child to the water through fun and games.
  • Certifications: The Kroc Center offers American Red Cross certification courses in Lifeguarding, CPR/AED, and First Aid.

Aquatics Center Hours

Program Guide Cover

Ready to Get Active?

Download our Program Guide to see all the opportunities we have to offer you. We look forward to seeing you here so you can begin your world-class MyKroc experience.

We’d like to have your input as well! Please download and fill out our program recommendation form and email it to our Program Director at [email protected], or mail it to our office at:

ATTN: Program Director
The Salvation Army
Ray and Joan Kroc Corps Community Center
900 W. Western Ave.
South Bend, Indiana 46601

Questions? Suggestions?

Submit questions and suggestions with our online Contact Form, email [email protected] or give us a call at 574-233-9471.