Water-Related News

Free Water Safety Festival at City Pools

St. Joseph's Children's Hospital and the Hillsborough Water Safety Team will be at the Spicola Family Pool at Desoto Park on Saturday, July 17 and the Cyrus Greene Pool on Friday July 30 for Safe Kids Splash into Summer for a free water safety festival for children and adults. The aim of Safe Kids Splash into Summer is to raise parents' awareness about water safety rules and drowning prevention. In addition to educational materials and information everyone attending the festival will receive string backpacks and water watcher whistles. Free Infant, Child and Adult CPR class information will also be available for those who qualify.

Safe Kids Splash into Summer takes place from 1-3 p.m. on July 17 at Spicola Family Pool at Desoto Park, located at 2615 Corrine Street and 2-4 p.m. on July 30 at the Cyrus Greene Pool, located at 2101 E. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd.