Opening Day Pool Party at Begg Pool
Jun 27, 2014 12:14PM ● Published by DigMB Staff
Every summer the City of Manhattan Beach's Parks and Recreation Department begins the summer pool season with a "Kickoff Party," said Jesus Sandoval, pool manager. More than 120 people came to the pool to enjoy the free swim and sunshine.
The "Kickoff Party" gives families and swimmers a chance to meet pool staff and includes water games, water balloon tossing, swimming and music. Pool-goers were invited to bring their own food to enjoy a picnic lunch on the lawn.
The pool is closed Sunday, June 22, and opens for summer classes, recreational and swims, a Jr. Lifeguards program, Masters program and swim team Monday, June 23, said Sandoval.
The pool hosts another pool party on July 4 from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. for $5 per person. Party-goers may bring food to enjoy during the party.
Recreational Swim days/hours are Saturday-Thursday, 1-2:50 p.m. for $3 per person per visit. Hours are expanded on Fridays, 12 noon-4 p.m. at a cost of $5 per person per visit.
Lap Swim days/hours are Monday-Friday, 7:15-8:15 a.m., Monday-Thursday, 9-10 p.m. and Saturday, 7:50-8:50 a.m.