Barberton Parks and Recreation offers the NASBLA approved Ohio Boater's Education Courses once a month. Classes include material such as navigation, laws and water sport safety. All classes run 8 a.m. until 5 p.m., held at the Registration must be done in advance. Please call 330-861-7135 to register.
No fee for ages 17 and under, $10 for 18 and above.
All ages welcome
8 am- 3 pm
Parks Office located at 500 West Hopocan Ave. Barberton, OH 44203
February 24,March 10, April 14,May 5,June 9, July 7,August 4, andOctober 6
Boating Skills Courses (Paddling Skills)
Taught by American Canoe Association and ODNR Certified Instructors. All classes are level 1 instructional and include paddling techniques, rescues and skill development. Classes held at Lake Anna Park in Barberton. Equipment provided. Registration must be done in advance. Please call 330-861-7135 to register.
$25 per person
12 and older
9:30 am-1 pm Location: Lake Anna Park , 615 West Park Ave. Barberton, OH 44203
Kayak: Level 1: May 26 and July 14 Canoe: Level 1: June 2 and July 14 Paddle Board: Level 1: June 9 and July 28
Funded through a grant from the Ohio Department of Natural Resources Water Craft Division