Stories tagged with: Pools

April 5, 2014 - 3:36pm
2 years 15 weeks ago

When the Muskingum Recreation Center first opened to the public last Monday, there was still something missing. But as of Saturday morning, that is not the case.

The pools are now filled and ready for swimmers. At 7 a.m., the doors officially opened on the new eight lane swimming pool and the wheelchair accessible activity pool. Swim lessons are soon to be offered for everyone, including children as young as six months. Also, the activity pool will play host to a multitude of aquatic...

September 6, 2010 - 5:37pm
5 years 45 weeks ago

Labor Day marks the unofficial end to summer, which is also the closing date for local pools.

The Dresden Swim Center is reporting a very successful season.

"With all the hot weather, we've had some of the best water temperatures we've had all year. (The swimmers)...they like to get in from about 78 to 85 (degrees), " says Manager, Lindsay Conley.

Conley says great pool conditions and weather made for record-breaking attendance this summer, especially when...

May 31, 2010 - 5:27pm
6 years 7 weeks ago

Many community pools across the area are opening their doors for the summer, including the Dresden Swim Center.

People weren't lining up, waiting to get in the water because of a rainy start to the day and Memorial Day services, but they were trickling in by the afternoon.

"Because it's the first day of the pool opening, and I usually go on the first day just to swim, " says swimmer McKensea Pape.

"I just wanted to come out and swim. It's like my favorite...

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