Registered Program Updates
New Swimming Lessons Page
Click here to visit our new swimming lessons page. This page includes everything you need to know about swimming lessons at the City of Saskatoon including the transition from Red Cross to Lifesaving Society lessons in 2023.
Red Cross Swim Lessons
Parents/guardians will no longer be required to participate in Red Cross preschool programs for children ages 3 and up and Red Cross Swim Kids levels 1-4.
Pre-registration and payment of a class fee is required to participate in a registered program. Access is not included with a General Admission, Bulk Ticket or LeisureCard.
How to Register
Seasonal registration opens up three times per year - Spring/Summer, Fall and Winter.
Registration for Winter programs will begin on Sunday, December 4 at 6:00 p.m.
Leisure Online allows you to browse and register for programs at your convenience 24/7.
Call 306-975-2800 during the following dates and times only:
Sunday, December 4: 1st night of registration - 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Monday, December 5: 2nd day of registration - 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Tuesday, December 6: 3rd day of registration - 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
To register after the first three days of registration and throughout the season, contact the Leisure Centres directly during regular hours of operation.
Visit a Leisure Centre
Walk-in registrations for Winter programs begin Monday, December 5 at 6:30 a.m. unless otherwise noted at the following locations:
Cosmo Civic Centre, 3130 Laurier Drive (opens at 9 a.m.)
Lakewood Civic Centre, 1635 MCkercher Drive
Lawson Civic Centre, 225 Primrose Drive
Saskatoon Field House, 2020 College Drive
Shaw Centre, 122 Bowlt Crescent
The Fine Print
Registration Confirmation - All registrations will receive a confirmation receipt by email after payment is complete. The confirmation will identify dates and times of classes, canceled dates and information on equipment, materials or supplies to bring to your first class. If you do not receive confirmation of your registration within five days, please call the facility where your program is being held.
Refunds - All classes are subject to the minimum and maximum enrollments. If minimum enrollment is not received the class will be cancelled and a full refund issued. Other refund instances include:
- Full refund if cancellation is received seven days prior to course start
- 50% refund if cancellation is received less than seven days prior to course start; full refund if your vacated spot is filled by another registrant before course starts.
- 50% refund if cancellation is received after course has started, but no more than 20% completed.
- Pro-rated refund for cancellations at any time due to medical reasons (certificate required).
Active Families Benefit
The Active Families Benefit is an annual refundable tax benefit that helps Saskatchewan families with the costs of their children’s participation in cultural, recreational and sports activities. Eligible families of a child 18 years of age or younger as of the last day of the taxation year are eligible for a fully refundable tax benefit up to $150 per child or $200 per child with a disability. Remember to keep your receipt for income tax purposes.
Click here to learn more about the Active Families Benefit.