Bulletin Staff Report

The Camp Bowie and Wiggins pools will open Saturday for the summer season, the Brownwood Parks and Recreation Department announced. Cordell Pool will be closed this summer.

The two pools will be open from Tuesday through Sunday each week, with hours being 1 to 8:45 p.m. each day but Sunday. Hours on Sunday will be from 1 to 5:45 p.m.

Admission to Camp Bowie Pool is $2 for children age 12 and under, and $4 for those age 13 and older. A season pass for Camp Bowie Pool is available for purchase at Adams Street Community Center. Cost is $20 for those age 12 and under, and $30 for those age 13 and over.

There is no admission charge for Wiggins Pool.

Lifeguards will be on duty at the pools, but parents are reminded that lifeguards are not babysitters and responsible adults should accompany young non-swimmers. During rainy or threatening weather, the pools may be foreced to close early, so parents should be available or make arrangements for children to be picked up when closings occur.