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Lifeguards and swim instructors needed in Mesa by quotes
March 7, 2007, 7:24 pm
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Lifeguards and swim instructors needed in Mesa

Lifeguards and swim instructors needed in Mesa

It’s fun, pays great and allows you to make a difference in your community. The City of Mesa is now looking for lifeguards and swim instructors for the 2007 season.

Lifeguard applicants must be at least 15 years of age and possess the American Red Cross Training certification. Candidates are required to =

take a skills test Saturday March 31 from 7 a.m. to 9 a.m. at Shepherd =

Aquatic Complex, 1407 N. Alta Mesa Drive. Lifeguard applicants must be =

able to swim 500 yards continuously. This includes 200 yards of freestyl= e and backstroke, plus 100 yards of either the breaststroke or freestyle.

Swim lesson instructors must be at least 16 years of age. Classes are =

being offered March 12-17 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Shepherd Aquatic Complex. A second session is being offered March 19-April 4 on Mondays, =

Wednesdays, and Fridays from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Stapley Aquatic Complex.=

Applicants must demonstrate stroke skills in butterfly, backstroke, breaststroke, freestyle, basic turns and starts.

Pay for lifeguard and swim instructor jobs in the City of Mesa starts at =

almost $10 an hour. You can apply online and register for classes at For more information, call Mesa Parks, Recreation an= d Commercial Facilities at 480-644-2351.

Healthy Lifestyles Promoted at Phoenix’s Brindar a tu Salud (Cheers to Your Health) by quotes

Healthy Lifestyles Promoted at Phoenix’s Brindar a tu Salud (Cheers to Your Health)The city of Phoenix Parks and Recreation Department’s Washington Adult Center will be hosting a free family health and safety fair titled Brindar a tu Salud (Cheers to Your Health) on Aug. 5 from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. The Washington Adult Center is located at 2240 W. Citrus Way (near the intersection of Glendale and 21st avenues).

Brindar a tu Salud will feature free medical screenings and information booths with nutritional fun facts and summer survival techniques. Individuals attending the event also will be able to get free immunizations, refreshments and learn CPR and water safety.

The event also will feature fun activities that will get children involved in, and excited about their own health and nutrition including fingerprinting, safety tips, and fun food games involving gelatos, Jell-O eating, a gigantic food pyramid game, and fruit faces.

Event participants will receive free raffle tickets that are good for free visits to the Walk-In Medical Clinic and discount coupons that may be used at the clinic for school and sports physicals. The entire family is invited to come out and learn the easy steps to having a happy, healthy summer.

Those interested can call 602-262-6971 for more information.