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Splish, Splash in Albany

The City of Albany’s pools and spray parks open Friday and will be open seven days a week until Labor Day (Sept. 1). The Department of Recreation has added new programs including “Yoga in the Park,” “Zumba in the Park” and the “1609 Fitness Challenge.”

For more information on the pool schedule, call the Swim Albany Hotline at 518-472-1200 or the Department of Recreation at 518-434-5699. Click here for a complete list of the locations and hours of operation for each pool.

The Department of Recreation has added new programs this summer, including Yoga in the Park, Zumba in the Park and the 1609 Fitness Challenge. More information here.

From June 16- August 22, 2014, City of Albany residents are encouraged to participate in the 1609 Fitness Challenge. Residents of all ages are invited to participate and compete to win medals and prizes at the Allympics on August 23, 2014. The City will provide several activities that are worth points. Participants are also welcome to do physical activities on their own for points. Score cards and a complete list of rules and guidelines can be downloaded here.

POOL/PAD SCHEDULES

Lower Lincoln Park Pool: Eagle St. and Morton Ave.
Open Swim: 12:00pm to 4:15pm
Family Swim: 5:00pm to 7:00pm

Mater Christi Pool: New Scotland Ave.
Open Swim: 11:00am to 4:15pm
Family Swim 5:00pm to 7:00pm

Westland Hills Spray Pad: Colvin Ave.
General Public: 10:00am to 6:00pm

Swinburne Park Spray Pad: Clinton Ave. & Manning Blvd.
General Public: 10:00am to 6:00pm

Sheridan & Dove Spray Pad: Sheridan Ave. & Dove St.
General Public: 10:00am to 6:00pm

North Albany Spray Pad: North First St.
General Public: 10:00am to 6:00pm

Krank Park Spray Pad: First Ave.
General Public: 10:00am to 6:00pm

Upper Lincoln Spray Pad: Morton Ave. & Delaware Ave.
General Public: 10:00am to 6:00pm

 

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