Make a splash: Franklin pool opening

Franklin pool opens Saturday

On Saturday, the Franklin Family Aquatic Center will open for the summer.

The aquatic center, located at 396 Branigan Blvd., will be open from 11 a.m. until 7 p.m. every day through Aug. 14. Pool pass holders can enter the aquatic center at 10:45, 15 minutes before gates open.

Daily admission is $2 for children age 2 and younger, $4 for children ages 3 to 17 and $5 for adults.

Beginning Aug. 15 through Sept. 4, the aquatic center will open at noon and close at 7 p.m. And on Labor Day, Sept. 5, the aquatic center will be open from noon until 6 p.m.

Freedom Springs Aquatics Park in Greenwood and the Edinburgh aquatic center both open May 28.

Corey Elliot is a reporter at the Daily Journal. He can be reached at or 317-736-2719.