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Mayor Bowser to Kick Off 2017 Outdoor Pool Season

Thursday, May 25, 2017

On Friday, May 26, at 4 pm, Mayor Muriel Bowser will kick off the 2017 summer outdoor pool season at Banneker Recreation Center. 93.9 WKYS will broadcast live.

Outdoor aquatic facilities will officially open on Saturday, May 27. The Department of Parks and Recreation’s (DPR) aquatic inventory includes 18 outdoor pools, 11 indoor pools, 23 spray parks and two children's pools. DPR outdoor pools will operate from 12 pm. to 6 pm. from Saturday, May 27, through Memorial Day Monday, May 29. For more information on the summer outdoor pools schedule, visit: summer.dc.gov.

Friday, May 26, at 4 pm
Mayor Muriel Bowser
Keith Anderson, Director, Department of Parks and Recreation
Angie Ange, Radio Personality, 93.9 WKYS 
Banneker Recreation Center
2500 Georgia Avenue, NW, Banneker Pool
*Closest Metro: Shaw –  Howard Metro Station*
Press interested in attending the event are asked to RSVP to [email protected]. To view the event online, visit mayor.dc.gov/live or tune in on Channel 16 (DCN).