IPC pool party will celebrate summer

| July 13, 2012 | 0 Comments
A young girl makes a splash at the bottom of the 146-foot slide at Richardson Pool, Schofield Barracks. Four locations provide opportunities for swimming on Oahu Army installations, besides Richardson Pool. The Helemano Military Reservation, Aliamanu Military Reservation, and Tripler Army Medical Center offer swimming pools. Also, the Hale Koa Armed Forces Recreation Center, at Waikiki Beach, in the Fort DeRussy area, boasts three swimming pools. (Photo by Amy Bugala | U.S. Army Garrison-Hawaii Public Affairs)

A young girl makes a splash at the bottom of the 146-foot slide at Richardson Pool, Schofield Barracks. Four locations provide opportunities for swimming on Oahu Army installations, besides Richardson Pool. The Helemano Military Reservation, Aliamanu Military Reservation, and Tripler Army Medical Center offer swimming pools. Also, the Hale Koa Armed Forces Recreation Center, at Waikiki Beach, in the Fort DeRussy area, boasts three swimming pools. (Photo by Amy Bugala | U.S. Army Garrison-Hawaii Public Affairs)

Island Palm Communities
News Release

SCHOFIELD BARRACKS — A Summer Pool Party will be held 2-5 p.m., July 19, at the Aliamanu Community Center, here.

Hosted by Island Palm Communities, the party is open to all IPC families.

Passes to the U.S. Army Garrison-Hawaii’s Directorate of Family and Morale, Welfare and Recreation pool will be distributed. Passes will be for a half-hour period, so everyone has a chance to swim.

Activities will include sports games, disc golf, a bouncy house, face painting, glitter tattoos, balloon twisting and splash park.

Families can also enjoy refreshments, snacks and a chance to win school supplies.

Summer Safety Tips

Especially during the hot days of summer, play and exercise with caution. Keep cool during the steamy summer months by following these tips:

•Dress in lightweight, light-colored clothing;
•Wear wide-brimmed hats;
•Wear the appropriate SPF sunblock and apply frequently;
•Stay in the shade, when possible; and
•Drink more fluids; don’t wait until you’re thirsty.

Summer Pool Party

Attend 2-5 p.m., July 19, at Aliamanu Community Center. Email events@IPChawaii.com.

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