DFE Overdose Awareness Event (002)

Lifeguard Course

Our final Lifeguard Course of the spring season will be this weekend. May 20th (4-6p), May 21st & 22nd(8a-5p). We currently have available spots for this course. If you are interested in signing up, please let us know and we can provide you with more information. Spots are limited, so please get back to us as soon as possible.

  • Must be at least 15 years
  • Must be able to swim 300 yards freestyle or breaststroke without stopping
  • Must be able to tread water for two minutes with only using your legs
  • Must be able to complete 10 pound brick retrieval in the deep end in 1 min and 40 seconds
  • The city is currently hiring for seasonal lifeguards which is a 10 week summer job at 40 hours and the pay is $15.11

Please feel free to email me or call my office number if you have any additional questions.


Cody Stoddard
City of Fort Myers Recreation-Aquatics Division

Please Share & Vote

Help Paul Demello win a Custom Built Motorcycle hoonoring his sons and spreading his message of water safety for all children. Vote Here!


Summer Swim Lessons – Naples

Click The Image Below to Enlarge


Summer Swin Lessons – Marco

Click The Image Below to Enlarge


Safe Kids Day

Safe Kids Day is a time to celebrate kids, prevent injuries, and save lives.Every year, we host “Safe Kids Day” as a way to have fun, share safety information, and connect families to important resources to ensure the safety of our community’s biggest asset, our children!

Here are some pictures from our 2022 event!


thank you to all of our 2022 Sponsors and vendors!

See You Next Year!

Beesleys Digital
MPO Gold
lee county public safety
Brookes Nugget Wagon
rockstar hog harley
Island Coast Pediatrics

List of Vendors

  • Aircraft Rescue and Fire Fighting 3 spaces

  • The School District of Lee County

  • Just Against Children Drowning

  • Lee County Sheriff’s Office

  • Lee County Sherriff’s Office Honor Guard

  • Lee County Sherriff’s Office Community Response Unit

  • Iona McGregor Fire Department

  • Lee Emergency Medical Services
  • Florida Highway Patrol
  • Child Advocacy’s Kids Minds Matter
  • Molina
  • Lee Health Blood Center
  • Children’s Rehabilitation Services
  • Lee Health Trauma Team
  • Nana Nobles Knitting Nook 
  • Healthy Start

  • Drug Free Coalition of SWFL

  • Bikers Against Child Abuse

  • Boys and Girls Club

  • YMCA

  • Poison Control

  • Brooks Nugget Wagon

  • Lee Health Food and Nutrition
  • Lee Health Child Life and Child Advocacy
  • Harley Davidson Rockstar Chapter
  • Red Cross
  • United Way
  • Parks and Recreation
  • United States Coast Guard