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The youth activities are open to all and ready and waiting for sign ups! The Diamond Lake Yacht Club will be offering week- long lessons and activities for Swimming, Sailing, and Tennis. Details and all contact info below.


Our program follows the American Red Cross Learn to Swim Program YMCA swim lessons as taught by the YMCA of Southwest Michigan.   The program is designed for children of all ages. All members and non-members of the DLYC will be required to sign a release form prior to participation.

2019 Swimming Class Schedule:

Week 1:                                July 1-5 (No class July 4th) Rain date July 6th.    

Week 2:                                July 8-11 Rain Day July 12th  

Lifesaving Course:              July 15-19

Sign up Contact:

Sammee Schaller-Niles Y


The Diamond Lake Yacht Club sailing program in open to all and will focus on learning the science of sailing, teaching basic sailing technique and getting kids in the boats and on the water for hands-on experience and fun. This summer will include lessons in several classes: Pram (Opti’s), Dingy and Scow (Sunfish and Butterfly) and Adventure (various boats). Our lead instructor Lane Francis is an accomplished youth sailor and a graduate of the Diamond Yacht Club program.

2019 Sailing Class Schedule

July1st – July 5th (No class July 4th)                                Session 1

July 8th – July 11th                                                            Session 2

July 15th -July 18th                                                            Session 3

July 22nd – July 25th                                                          Session 4

July 29th – Aug 1st                                                             Session 5

Aug 19th -Aug 22nd                                                           Session 6

Information is subject to change based on registration. All participants should bring a life jacket, water bottle, change of clothes, water shoes and towels.  

2019 Youth Tennis:

Dale Campbell will add Diamond Lake youths to the tennis programs he runs at Edwardsburg, HS and Morris Park Country Club. There will be two opportunities for lessons at the new court located at the Diamond Lake Yacht Club. Contact:  Dale Campbell at or call/text 574-298

2019 Youth Golf:

Dale Campbell will also be providing youth golf lessons. I minimum of 5 participants is required.
Contact:  Dale Campbell at or call/text 574-298

Please check various tabs for more detail.