2014 Classes Are
The Two Rivers NEWP classes are held at the Two River High School
from January through March as shown to the right. All classes
typically begin with classroom time from 6:30 - 7:30 p.m. followed
by pool time from 7:30 - 9:00 p.m. Participants must be at least 12
years of age; participants ages 12 - 15 must be accompanied by an
Participants will need swim wear, aqua socks or appropriate
footwear. A synthetic t-shirt or lightweight neoprene is optional
for comfort in the pool. Boats, paddles and all other gear required
for the class are provided by the North East Wisconsin Paddlers.
Nose clips will be available for a nominal fee. The Lead Instructor
is John Bodwin with support by several
other qualified and enthusiastic local instructors. Registration
information will be available through the City of Two Rivers
Recreation Department. Course fees are $80 for City of Two Rivers
residents; $90 for non-residents. Class participants are invited to
participate in Student Outings each June. These include both a
whitewater paddle trip on the Red River and a Sea Kayak outing on
Lake Michigan (conditions permitting).
Still not sure? Click the following Flickr link to view
photos of the January 2011 class: http://flickr.com/groups/NEWSK.
Photos courtesy of John Wallace!
Open pool dates will also be posted below when available. Please be
sure to check the open pool policy on the CLASS page. It is
critical that all boats brought into the Two Rivers High School
pool are clean, inside and out. Boats that are dirty, or have
leaves or other debris in them can not be allowed into the
Two Rivers High School
4519 Lincoln Avenue
Two Rivers, WI 54241
Registration is handled by the City of Two Rivers
Parks and Recreation Department. Call (920) 793
- 5592 for further information.
- Saturday December 14, 2013: 10 a.m. - Noon
Intro to Kayaking
- Monday nights - 6:30 - 9:00 pm
January 6, 13, 20 and 27, 2014
Open Pool Dates
To Be Determined - check with your instructor!
Be sure to review the NEWP Open Pool policy on the CLASSES page.