Main Line School Night programs are funded in part by the Pennsylvania Council on the Arts, whose mission is to foster the excellence, diversity and vitality of the arts in Pennsylvania and to broaden the availability and appreciation of those arts throughout the state.

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Enjoy some easy paddles on the calm waters of the Schuylkill. Learn basic strokes, maneuvers, self and assisted rescue and safety techniques. Equipment included. This class may be physically demanding.

Dates:July 10, 2018    Check for other dates
Meets:10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Location:Philadelphia Canoe Club
$59.00Course Fee
Notes:Students will need to bring lunch, a towel, change of clothes, snacks for energy and drinking water in a plastic bottle. Helpful items to bring are: a tie for glasses, sunblock, and brim hat. Wear a swimsuit or quick drying shorts and shirt (no cotton clothing), and water shoes or old sneakers for foot protection. You must be able to swim and be comfortable in water over your head. Lifejackets are provided and required to be worn throughout the class. PCC clubhouse driveway entrance is at the traffic light on Ridge Ave. by the SEPTA DEPOT/bus stop, just south of the Manayunk Main Street movie theater.

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