Grafton City Pool open for summer

GRAFTON—The Grafton City Pool is officially open for the summer season and is offering fun for the whole family.

The pool officially opened for the summer season with a kickoff party for the Spirit of Grafton Celebration on May 24.

The pool is open Monday through Saturday, from 11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., and on Sundays from 1:00-6:00 p.m.

Admission for sunbathers not entering the pool, is $1. Adults can swim for $4 and kids under six for $2.

However, if you plan on attending after 4:00 p.m., the cost is half price, with adults paying $2 and kids $1.

Grab the family and head to the pool every Monday evening from 6:30-8:30 p.m., for family night. Admission is under six $1, ages six and over $2.

While enjoying your day in the sun, be sure to head to the concession stand where they will be selling ice cream, pizza, pepperoni rolls, hot dogs and candy.

With summer around the corner, many families may want to rent the pool for private parties.

The cost is $80 for two hours and $30 for each additional hour. In addition, the lifeguard rates are $20 per lifeguard for two hours and $10 per lifeguard for each hour after.

The Grafton City Pool offers a discounted rate for a non-profit groups or churches of $60, for two hours and the lifeguard rate remains the same.

The number of lifeguards needed for parties are as follows: 1-30 patrons in the water requires three lifeguards, 31-120 patrons in the water requires four lifeguards and 121 or more will require five lifeguards.

If you plan on spending most of your summer in the water, pool passes are available for $80 for the first family member and $60 for each additional family member.

With the temperatures warming up many families may want to hold a birthday party or family reunion at Castle Creek Park. The cost is $30 for two hours, and $15 for each hour after or $100 for all day.

If families rent Castle Creek Playground for all day, admission to the pool for each person is only $2.

In addition, the Grafton City Pool is happy to announce that they will be holding water aerobics class again this year. The cost will be $5 per person.

Additionally, swim lessons are also offered at the pool. For more information about water aerobics or to set up a time for swim lessons please call the pool at 304-903-8317.

With the temperatures warming back up later this week, head on down to the Grafton City Pool and enjoy some fun in the sun.


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