To celebrate Worcester County Schools being closed for students on Friday, Nov. 6, Ocean Pines Aquatics will be hosting activities and offering special rates at the indoor Sports Core Pool, located at 11143 Cathell Road in Ocean Pines.
Visitors to the pool on Nov. 6 will enjoy reduced admission prices during normal operating hours, 10 am – 9 pm. The Ocean Pines resident rate for children ages 5-17 will be $4 and the non-resident rate will be $5. The adult rate will be $6 for Ocean Pines residents and $7 for non-residents. There will be no charge for non-swimming adults and children ages 4 and under. These prices are good for Nov. 6 only.
Junior lifeguard training will also be offered for children ages 7 and up on Nov. 6 from 10 am – 4 pm. Participants in this one-day introductory program will learn skills, play games, visit the local fire station and more. The cost is $75 per person, which includes a t-shirt, whistle, first-aid kit, lunch, snack and drinks. Pre-registration may be completed by calling 410-641-5255.
The weekend water fun will continue on Saturday, Nov. 7 at the pool’s first dive-in movie night of the season. “The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out of Water” will play on an inflatable screen and the pool will be open for swimming. SpongeBob will also be in attendance and will be available for photos.
The doors for the event will open at 6 pm; the movie will begin at 6:30 pm. The cost is $3 per person for Ocean Pines swim members, $5 for Ocean Pines residents and $7 for non-residents. Families of more than four may pay a flat rate of $20.
All of these events are open to the public. For more information, contact the Ocean Pines Aquatics Department at 410-641-5255. Information regarding additional Ocean Pines aquatics programs, including an online version of the Ocean Pines Fall 2015 Activity Guide, is available at OceanPines.org.