Ann Arbor public pools to maintain limited capacity through Memorial Day weekend
Buhr, Fuller and Veterans Memorial pools will be updating their operating procedures for the summer following recent announcements from Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer and the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS).
Ann Arbor Parks & Recreation summer camp registration begins Monday
ANN ARBOR, Mich. – On Monday, the city of Ann Arbor will open registration for summer day camps at Argo and Gallup canoe liveries, Buhr Park Pool and Huron Hills Golf Course. Camps will begin in June and are hosted by Ann Arbor Parks & Recreation. Argo River CampTeenage community members can spend the day exploring parts of the Huron River. Huron Hills Golf CourseYoung golfers from age 8 to 15-years-old can take part in two-week junior golf camps at the Huron Hills Golf Course. Camp hours: Monday-Thursday, 8-10 a.m.; 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.; 1-3 p.m.Camp fees: $160 per two-week sessionHuron Hills Golf Course 3465 E. Huron River Dr.
City of Ann Arbor to open all three outdoor pools this summer
ANN ARBOR – The outdoor public pools at Fuller Park, Buhr Park and Veterans Memorial Park will be open this summer, the city of Ann Arbor announced in an email to its pool users on Tuesday. The city opened Fuller Park pool last summer at a very limited capacity for lap swimming to ensure social distancing while the Buhr and Vets pools remained closed. In order to provide safe programming this year, swim lessons and day camps will take place at designated pools. All three pools will be offering family spaces and lap lanes by reservation as well as bungee swimming opportunities at Fuller and Buhr. (City of Ann Arbor)Reservation systemAfter receiving considerable feedback over challenges with last year’s reservation system at Fuller Park Pool, the new system aims to improve user experience.
Ann Arbor's Dog Swim; Songbird Baking Co. opens; don't fly drones over Michigan Stadium
Dogs enjoy a dip at the annual Dog Swim at Buhr Park Pool on Sept. 5, 2019. - Meredith (@meredith_A4)What's been happening: Two people were arrested after flying a drone above Michigan Stadium Saturday night during the third quarter of the Wolverines' home opener against Middle Tennessee State. The University of Michigan has a strict no-fly zone policy and drones are prohibited within three miles of the stadium. (A4) With school officially in session, the Ann Arbor Police Department released these safety reminders for pedestrians, motorists and cyclists. All About Ann Arbor is powered by ClickOnDetroit/WDIV.
Pictures: See dogs be dogs at Ann Arbor's annual Dog Swim
Dogs enjoy a dip at the annual Dog Swim at Buhr Park Pool on Sept. 5, 2019. (Credit: Meredith Bruckner)ANN ARBOR - Dogs big and small enjoyed Ann Arbor's annual Dog Swim at Buhr Park Pool on Wednesday and Thursday. Dogs enjoy a dip at the annual Dog Swim at Buhr Park Pool on Sept. 5, 2019. (Credit: Meredith Bruckner)Dogs enjoy a dip at the annual Dog Swim at Buhr Park Pool on Sept. 5, 2019. (Credit: Meredith Bruckner)Dogs enjoy a dip at the annual Dog Swim at Buhr Park Pool on Sept. 5, 2019.
Make your dog's day at Ann Arbor's Dog Swim Wednesday, Thursday
ANN ARBOR - We're willing to bet this time of year is your dog's favorite. That's because the city of Ann Arbor's Dog Swim is back Wednesday and Thursday at Buhr Park Pool to let the pups celebrate the last dog days of summer. Pricing:Each dog costs $6 for residents and $7.50 for nonresidents. A second dog costs $3 for residents and $3.75 for nonresidents. All About Ann Arbor is powered by ClickOnDetroit/WDIV.