Stories tagged with: muskingum family y pool

July 15, 2013 - 4:17pm
3 years 1 week ago

Children were outside and finding ways to beat the heat on Monday at the Muskingum Family YMCA pool.

The pool can have as many as 200 to 300 people throughout its gates when temperatures reach the 80 to 90 degree mark. Lifeguards say that to ensure the safety of children they take extra precautions.

"We always make sure that we have water available for them. They have shade available for them. We have our umbrellas up around the pool that give them a little bit of...

July 17, 2012 - 5:33pm
4 years 1 week ago

The unbearable heat continues to keep staff members of the Muskingum Family Y busy.

The pool on Adams Lane was not as busy as it has been in days past, but that didn't stop dozens of area children from enjoying a dip and a swim.

Lifeguards say there is never a day where it's too hot to jump in and relax.

"The hotter it is outside, the more cool it feels in the pool, even thought he pool is not that cold at all. It's just a trick of the mind," said lifeguard...

July 4, 2012 - 5:29pm
4 years 3 weeks ago

A lot of people took a dive into the pool on this July 4th looking to declare independence from the heat.

Lifeguards at the Muskingum Family Y Pool prepared for a large turnout Wednesday.

The lifeguards were kept busy with all of the extra people in the water.

"There's a lot of camps that come here, like there's a day camp, latchkey, science camp. So yeah, it's pretty busy, and I think it's probably going to be busy again today because its pretty warm out," said...

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