top of page
Williamsfield Area Youth Council

The Williamsfield Area Youth Council sponsors youth programs such as Summer Swimming, Summer Recreation Program, Halloween Costume Contest, and Kid's Day Out in December.

We meet the fourth Monday of the month at 7:00 p.m. at the Williamsfield United Methodist Church. Anyone interested in becoming a volunteer with our group please call Connie Wight at (309) 639-2289 or Ashley Little at (309) 635-4748.

Swim Lessons

The 2019 season is over. Check back next year for updated information.


2019 archive Williamsfield Summer Water Safety Instruction
Knox County Swim Lessons


Location: Hawthorne Municipal Pool
2331 Veterans Drive, Galesburg, IL


Session II: July 8 - 26, 2019

Days: M, W, F

Time: 10:00 a.m. - 10:50 a.m.


Ages: 6 - 12 Years Old (for Levels 1-6)
Preschool: 4 - 5 Years Old


Cost: $30 for Levels 1-6 and $28 for Preschool


Bus Times and Locations:
Benjamin-Doubet Park
Departure: 9:15 a.m.
Return: 11:30 a.m.


Persifer Township Building
Departure: 9:25 a.m. 
Return: 11:20 a.m.

Registration Deadline: July 2, 2019

Three Ways to Register:

1. Wight Chevrolet


3. Lakeside Recreation Facility

1033 S. Lake Storey Road

M-F 8:30am - 5:00pm



Thank you to the Galesburg Community Foundation for their continued support through grant funding for the Summer Water Safety Program. Through their funding, we are able to offer quality swim lessons at an affordable rate to promote a safe and healthy community.

Thank you to Williamsfield Schools and Vicki Quick for providing FREE transportation to and from lessons everyday!!!

bottom of page