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Swim for free at these Pima County pools July 4 when donating a can of food

Free swim lessons being offered
Posted at 12:09 PM, Jul 03, 2019
and last updated 2019-07-04 11:21:56-04

TUCSON, Ariz. — Pima County is providing a fun and cheap way to keep cool this Fourth of July.

Nine county pools are offering free admission when you bring a can of food to donate to the Community Food Bank of Southern Arizona. Groups must have one can per person.

The pools are open from 1:00 p.m. 5:00 p.m., providing enough time to get home and prepare for fireworks!

These are the pool locations offering free admission:

  • Catalina Pool, 16562 N. Oracle Rd.
  • Flowing Wells Jr. High School Pool, 4545 N. La Cholla Blvd.
  • Kino Pool, 2805 E. Ajo Way
  • Los Niños Pool, 5432 S. Bryant Ave.
  • Manzanita Pool, 5110 S. San Joaquin Ave.
  • Picture Rocks Pool, 5615 N. Sanders Rd.
  • Thad Terry Acquatic Center at Northwest YMCA, 7770 N. Shannon Rd.
  • Wade McLean Pool, 12000 W. Emigh Rd.
  • Ajo Pool, 290 Fifth Street, Ajo, AZ

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