Briefs for March 31: Meeker Rec Center offers open swimming
March 31, 2012
Meeker Rec Center offers open swimming
The Meeker Recreation Center, 101 Ute Road, will offer open swimming from 10:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. during Moffat County School District's spring break, which is scheduled to begin Monday and continue through Friday.
The pool slide will be shut down for scheduled maintenance.
Children 3 and younger are admitted for free. Children 4 to 12 pay $2, 13- to 17-year-olds pay $3, and residents 18 and older pay $5.
Fees include access to the entire recreation center for one day.
For information regarding unexpected or emergency closures, call 970-878-3403.
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