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    WEATHER UPDATE: We will be open this afternoon for all regularly scheduled classes.


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    When Your Child Resists Swim Lessons

    By Tom Dolan / October 31, 2018 / 0 Comments

    Not every child is enthusiastic about swimming right away. For some children, the uncertainty melts away naturally after the first few lessons. For others, the opposition to swimming persists much longer. As a parent, the latter situation puts you in a tricky position. Swim lessons teach life-saving skills – but it’s tough to fight about…

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    Why Babies & Parents Love Our Waterbabies Classes

    By Tom Dolan / October 23, 2018 / 0 Comments

    Tom Dolan Swim School offers classes for children of all ages, from babies on up to teenagers. And while there’s no one “right” time to start swim lessons, we find that the general rule is: the earlier, the better! Our Waterbabies classes are designed to help babies and toddlers feel comfortable in the water at…

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    How to Get the Most Out of the Customer Portal

    By Tom Dolan / October 5, 2018 / 0 Comments

    We are passionate about helping our students learn how to Swim Thru Life – building fundamental skills, confidence, and fun with every lesson. We love seeing kids grow and thrive as they advance through class levels. We are also committed to making swim lessons as easy and stress-free as possible for parents. You lead busy…

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    5 Ways to Encourage Your New Swimmer

    By Tom Dolan / September 14, 2018 / 0 Comments

    Some new swimmers take to the water immediately, feeling at ease in lessons without much prompting. Other children are fearful or nervous and need more time and support before they become comfortable. If your child falls into the latter category, swim lessons can unfortunately become a battleground. You know that swimming is an important life…

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    Join The TDSS Team – Apply Today!

    By Tom Dolan / September 11, 2018 / 0 Comments

    We are looking for looking for professional, passionate, and fun loving candidates to join our Swim Thru Life family! Available positions: Front Desk Staff Tom Dolan Swim School in the Dulles 28 Shopping Center is looking for dynamic, energetic and detail-oriented Front Desk Staff who enjoy working with children! Pay: Paid Training! $15 / Hour…

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