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Puppy Pool Party returns to Oak Ridge

(Oak Ridge press release) The Oak Ridge Recreation and Parks Department will once again host a Puppy Pool Party after the Outdoor Municipal Swimming Pool closes for the season. The last day for public swimming will be Friday, August 18, 2017, from 9 a.m. until 12 p.m. The puppy pool party will take place on Saturday, August 19, from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.

This is the second year for the puppy pool party, an event which marks the end of the summer swimming season at the outdoor pool. Owners may only wade in water up to knee deep and must clean up after their pet. Children are not allowed in the pool during the event.

What: 2nd Annual Puppy Pool Party
When: Saturday, August 19, 2017

5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Where: Outdoor Municipal Swimming Pool

172 Providence Road, Oak Ridge, TN 37830

All dogs must be non-aggressive and on leashes. Owners must also have proof of current vaccinations. Entrance fees are $3 per dog or each owner may bring a donation of canned or dry dog food to support the City of Oak Ridge Animal Shelter.

For more information and a full list of rules, please call the Recreation and Parks Department at (865) 425-3450 or contact Aquatics Manager Vonda Wooten by email at vwooten@oakridgetn.gov.

About Jim Harris

Jim Harris has been WYSH's News & Sports Director since 2000. In addition to reporting local news, he is the play-by-play voice for Clinton High School football, boys' and girls' basketball and baseball. Catch Jim live weekdays beginning at 6:20 am for live local news, sports, weather and traffic plus the Community Bulletin Board, shenanigans with Ron Meredith and more on the Country Club Morning Show on WYSH & WQLA. Jim lives in Clinton with his wife Kelly and daughter Carolina, his mother-in-law and cats Lucius and Oliver.

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