El Paso, Texas (KTSM) — YMCA of El Paso is inviting you to learn about water safety and take some swimming lessons while you're at it.
Their "Splash" event is happening Monday, March 10 through Friday, March 15. It teaches kids and adults tips to make swimming as safe as it can be. It's a great deal, $5 for five lessons.
NewsChannel 9's Adrienne Alvarez sat down with the Bowling Family YMCA Exec. Director about why the organization is forgoing the $4,000 to make sure El Pasoans learn to swim.
You can attend the week-long event at any local YMCA of El Paso locations:
Loya Family YMCA
2044 Trawood (East El Paso)
Bowling Family YMCA
5509 Will Ruth (Northeast El Paso)
Westside Family YMCA
7145 N. Mesa (West El Paso)
For more information: http://www.elpasoymca.org