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Beginner swimmers imitate the motions of swimming as (Credit: LI Swim School)

Beginner swimmers imitate the motions of swimming as directed by their swim instructor in a class at LI Swim School in Garden City. (undated)

LI kids having fun at swim school

There are plenty of places on Long Island where children can learn how to swim. Take a look at some photos.

Swimming guru Miss Pam and Maddie pose for
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Swimming guru Miss Pam and Maddie pose for the camera during one of Maddie's swim lessons at her home in Port Jefferson. (undated)

Swimming student Khloe Romanelli shows off her underwater
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Swimming student Khloe Romanelli shows off her underwater swimming abilities during a private lesson with instructor Guiseppes DiVanna, 22, of Levittown. (July 1, 2013)

Charles Madill, 14 months old, learns to arm
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Charles Madill, 14 months old, learns to arm techniques during a lesson at Saf-T-Swim of Bellmore, while other class members sing "Wheels on the Bus." (July 1, 2013)

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Carlie DePeiza, 3, dives for rings during individual
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Carlie DePeiza, 3, dives for rings during individual instruction with Tom Nicotra, manager of Saf-T-Swim of Bellmore. (July 1, 2013)

Michael Foresta, 3 months old, learns kicking techniques
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Michael Foresta, 3 months old, learns kicking techniques with the help of his mother, Elizabeth Foresta, during a class run by Saf-T-Swim of Bellmore. (July 1, 2013)

Caitlin Gillen, 18 months old, of Farmingdale, learns
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Caitlin Gillen, 18 months old, of Farmingdale, learns to swim during a private lesson at Saf-T-Swim of Bellmore with instructor Guiseppe DiVanna, 22, or Levittown. (July 1, 2013)

From left, Lucas Doggendorf, 10 months, and Kyle
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From left, Lucas Doggendorf, 10 months, and Kyle Moore, 6 months, sit on a pool edge during a break between underwater swimming lessons at Saf-T-Swim of Bellmore. (July 1, 2013)

Lucas Doggendorf, 10 months old, learns to hold
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Lucas Doggendorf, 10 months old, learns to hold his breath while his mother, Amy Doggendorf holds him during a group class run by Saf-T-Swim of Bellmore. (July 1, 2013)

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Kyle Moore, 6 months, swims underwater with the
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Kyle Moore, 6 months, swims underwater with the assistance of his mother, Jennifer Moore, during a class run by Saf-T-Swim of Bellmore. (July 1, 2013)

Kids practice their kicking in the pool at
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Kids practice their kicking in the pool at the Great South Bay YMCA in Bay Shore. (June 18, 2013)

Lifeguard Will Norris of Bay Shore, 19, teaches
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Lifeguard Will Norris of Bay Shore, 19, teaches Finley Regan, 8, of Bay Shore how to swim at the Great South Bay YMCA in Bay Shore. (June 18, 2013)

Ava Obermeyer, 7, of Bay Shore practices her
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Ava Obermeyer, 7, of Bay Shore practices her kicking with other kids in the pool at the Great South Bay YMCA in Bay Shore. (June 18, 2013)

Beginner swimmers imitate the motions of swimming as
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Beginner swimmers imitate the motions of swimming as directed by their swim instructor in a class at LI Swim School in Garden City. (undated)

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Swim instructors give personalized swim lessons to children
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Swim instructors give personalized swim lessons to children inside the pool at School of Fish Swim and Scuba in Rocky Point. (undated)

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