Park Ridge Park District

Easter Egg Dip - CANCELLED

Event date: 4/3/2020 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM Export event

Easter Egg Dip - CANCELLED

Hop on over to the Centennial Fitness Center for our Egg Dip. Plastic eggs are floating in the Leisure Pool for kids to collect. We are dividing up the dips into age groups, so please make sure you are there at the appropriate time. Time slots are listed below. Please bring a waterproof container for your child to collect his/her eggs. Make sure you open all eggs before you leave; some of them contain an extra surprise! 

If your child can't swim, a guardian must get in the pool to help. Ages 1-3 are in the baby pool. Ages 4 and up are in the Leisure Pool with the current running. If your child can't swim, a guardian is required to be in the pool with your child.

Ages 1-3: 4:00pm (#2210110-01) or 4:45pm (#2210110-04)
Ages 4-6: 4:15pm (#2210110-02) or 5:00pm (#2210110-05)
Ages 7&Up: 4:30pm (#2210110-03) or 5:15pm (#2210110-06)

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Ages 1 & Up
Location Centennial Fitness Center
R/NR $6/$9
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