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Article updated: 5/15/2013 7:15 PM

Cool off this summer at Schaumburg Park District pools


Splash away this summer at Schaumburg Park District's outdoor pools!

Bock Pool, 1223 W. Sharon Lane, will open May 25 and have special hours until May 31. Summer pool hours will begin June 1. Bock Pool is home to a wading pool, diving area, children's slide and swim lessons. The pool's newest feature is the AquaClimb, a 9-foot high climbing wall.

Atcher Island, 730 S. Springinsguth Road, and Meineke Pool, 220 E. Weathersfield Way, will open June 1. The tropical themed Atcher Island features water and bowl slides, a wading pool, sprayground and concessions stand while Meineke Pool features water and drop slides, a 50-meter Olympic pool, separate diving well, water playground and swim lessons.

Admission is by daily use fee or membership. Atcher Island daily use resident fee is $5 for youth and $7 for adults, and non-resident fee is $7 for youth and $9 for adults. Bock and Meineke pools daily use resident fee is $4 for youth and $5 for adults, and non-resident fee is $5 for youth and $6 for adults.

Multiple pool pass options for families, youth, adults and seniors are offered. Outdoor pool passes are available at early bird rate for residents until May 26. The regular resident rate will begin May 27. Outdoor pool passes are also available for non-residents.

Outdoor pool passes may be purchased at Bock Neighborhood Center, 1223 W. Sharon Lane; Meineke Recreation Center, 220 E. Weathersfield Way; Schaumburg Tennis Plus, 1416 N. Payne Road; and the Community Recreation Center, 505 N. Springinsguth Road.

For more information and pool hours, call (847) 490-7015 or visit www.parkfun.com.

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