5959 Common Street

Lake Charles, Louisiana








Monday - Friday 10 AM - 5PM

Saturday 10 AM - 12 N



8 AM - 7 PM  Monday - Friday

8 AM - 12 N Saturday






True Blue follows the Starfish Aquatic Institute curriculum, which is more than swim lessons, it's a comprehensive thorough water program which includes self-rescue and rescuing others.   Private or group lessons, take place in our heated indoor pool, at 5959 Common Street in Lake Charles, year round. Our aquatic staff participates in monthly training sessions to keep a high level of quality and consistency within our program.


True Blue teaches swim lessons year-round in our 50' indoor, heated pool.  Rain or shine, regardless of the season,True Blue is ready to inspire your love of water.  Swing by for a tour and face to face discussion of the curriculum and how your child can be a part of this life skill.


Ages 6 months to 3 years old


Star Babies

For parents and swimmers

6 months - 3 years old

Where parents get in the water

with Instructors to work with you and your child to get comfortable in the water.


Saturday Mornings at 9:00- 11:00 AM

Wednesday/Thursday 9:00 -10:00 AM

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Private Swim Lessons

For beginner or students who need specific training


2 years to adults

5  --30 minute sessions

Sessions booked based

on your needs



Call to schedule 337-310-1681






Aquatics Director:


Cher Walker has a master's degree in Science (Exercise Physiology) and  is the owner and business manager at True Blue Watersports.  She has been managing the aquatics program for 18 years.


She is a PADI Master Scuba Diver Trainer, and Emergency First Response First Aid/CPR Trainer,  Starfish Aquatics Institute Swim Instructor Trainer, Amercian Red Cross Lifeguard Trainer, as well as, aquatic director for programs at True Blue Watersports.


Cher also has 10 years of private school teaching experience at Our Lady Queen of Heaven,  Her teaching experience and love of diving has helped her create many exciting programs at True Blue Watersports.