With temperatures expected to soar into the 90s in Plainfield this Memorial Day weekend, the Plainfield Park District will open the children's splash pad at on Friday.
"It actually wasn’t supposed to open until next weekend, but with Plainfield [School District 202] kids being out of school before the holiday weekend this year, and with hot weather being predicted, our park maintenance staff is getting it ready this week," said Public Information Coordinator Marianne Ryan. The splash paid is open daily from noon to 3 p.m. and 5 to 7 p.m. through Labor Day weekend.
The opens Saturday, May 26. Afternoon swim is from 1 to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday; evening swim is from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Monday through Friday; and weekend swim is from 1 to 8 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.
"Early bird" discounted season passes for the pool are on sale through June 10. Call 815-436-3314 for more information.