Friday, July 31, 2015

Free Swimming in East Orange on Saturday

East Orange, New Jersey: As warm temperatures continue to impact Essex County residents, several municipalities have opened facilities so that members of the general public can stay cool. In East Orange, the City has announced that the three municipal pools will be free and open to all this Saturday, August 1st. Swimmers will be admitted to Columbian, Elmwood, and Francis-Haire Pools at no charge from 12:00pm to 5:00pm. A recreation badge is normally required to enter these pools. 

The Columbian Pool is located within Columbian Park off of Springdale Avenue, between North 22nd and South Grove Streets, Elmwood Pool is located within Elmwood Park on Oak Street, between Rhode Island and Elmwood Avenues, and Francis-Haire Pool is located within Francis-Haire Park on South Grove Street.

In addition, the Rowley Park Spray Ground for children, located at North Arlington and William Streets, is open daily for free. 

Click here to learn more, or call (973) 414-4141.

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