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Rideau Lakes Swim Program


The Township of Rideau Lakes is hosting Life Saving Society swimming lessons at 3 locations this summer.

  • Sand Lake Park
  • Lower Beverly Lake Park
  • Westport Lions Beach

Lessons are offered on a weekly sign-up. In order to complete a Swim Level, you must register for 2 weeks (do not need to be consecutive). We are happy to instruct your child for one week and will offer a skills based program. They will still recieve a swim card after the week detailing out areas of excellence and improvement. 

2023 Program

When: The Swim Porgram runs weekly Monday- Friday for 30/45 minutes daily. Lessons do not run on statutory holidays (August 7, 2023).
Cost: $35/week + HST

Parents/Guardians must remain on site while their child is participating in the program.

If you child has their own lifejacket/pfd, please bring it with you for each session.

Location Information

Time: 9:30AM (Beginners) or 10:30AM (Intermediate) or 11:30AM (Advanced)
Location: Sand Lake Park 


Time: 1:30PM (Begginers) or 2:30PM (Intermediate) or 3:30PM (Advaced)
Location: Westport Lions Beach (JULY ONLY) or Lower Beverley Lake Park (AUGUST ONLY)

**July 3-7 at the Westport Lions Beach is full**

Please email  to inquire prior to registering to ensure space availability. 

For more information on the LifeSaving Society Swim for Life Program and level system, please visit their website

Waiting lists will be prepared once a session is filled.  Parents will receive an e-mail or telephone call to confirm your child’s registration at the Swim Program and level.


To register your child for this program please fill out a registration form and return it to the Township Municipal Offices in Chantry (1439 County Road 8)  along with full payment by cheque, cash or debit only.

2023 Registration Fees  $35.00+HST per week

Please contact for fee inquiries, we may have some subsidies available.

Frontenac Arch Biosphere Nature Camp Swim Lesson Ad-on

Sand Lake Park Nature Camp Participants are invited to register for Swim Lessons. The Swim Instructor will work the the Nature Camp staff to pull participants for swim lessons daily, in the morning.

Lessons will be offered for 30/45 minutes depending on the childs level.

If your Child is attending the Frontenac Arch Biosphere Day Camp at Sand Lake Park and would like to participate in swimming, a skill based program will be offered.

The cost per week for FAB Nature Camp Participant is $35.00 +HST.

Leila Stafford
Recreation & Volunteer Coordinator
1-800-928-2250 Ext 238.

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1439 County Road 8, Delta, ON K0E 1G0

613-928-2251 or 1-800-928-2250

Fax: 613-928-3097


Hours of Operation

Monday to Friday
8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

After-Hours Road Emergency


Portland Transfer Station

4427H Old Kingston Road, Portland
1-800-928-2250 ext. 230
Open: Wednesdays & Saturdays
8:00am to 4:00pm