SnrPoolParty17The annual Senior Pool Party and Barbecue is set for Tuesday, June 20, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., at Saxon Woods Pool in White Plains. Rain date is Wednesday, June 21.

Sponsored by Westchester County Parks and the county’s Department of Senior Programs and Services, the pool party is open to Westchester County residents age 60 and older. Seniors are welcome to bring their young grandchildren (ages 5 and under).

Since the pool will not be officially open, seniors and youngsters will have exclusive use of the facility. Saxon Woods also features the “Andy’s Place” playground, which is handicapped-accessible for children with special needs and is fun for kids of all ages.

From 11 a.m. to noon, hamburgers and hot dogs, tossed salad, potato salad, juice and dessert will be available. outside meals are not permitted. Entertainment will be provided by the Total Soul Band along with a water aerobics and tai chi class presented by Tai Chi School of Westchester. In addition, free rounds of mini-golf will be available.

Participants are welcome to bring any additional non-alcoholic beverages. Seating at Saxon Woods Pool is limited; participants are encouraged to bring chairs for seating.

Admission and parking for the event are free; Park Passes are not required for this program.

Lunch Reservations
Suggested lunch contribution is $4 for seniors and a $4 fee for children. Deadline for placing lunch orders is Tuesday, June 9. To order, call the Department of Senior Programs and Services at (914) 813-6380 or (914) 813-6423. Make checks payable to “WCDSPS” and mail to: Pool Party, Westchester County Department of Senior Programs and Services, 9 South First Avenue, 10th Floor, Mount Vernon, NY 10550.

Saxon Woods Pool is located at 1800 Mamaroneck Avenue in White Plains.