All County Lakes & Pool Are Open

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The lakes and pool at Lackawanna County’s parks are officially open and staffed with lifeguards.

Here are the hours of operation (Monday – Sunday):

  • McDade Pool, Scranton, 11 AM – 7 PM
  • Aylesworth Lake, Archbald, 11 AM – 7 PM
  • Merli-Sarnoski Lake, Carbondale, 11 AM – 7PM

For additional information contact the County’s Parks & Recreation Office at 570-963-6764.

Amateur and Jr. Golf Tourney

Commissioners’ Bocce Tournament Set For June 8

The Lackawanna County Commissioners gather with organizers of this year’s 22nd annual Commissioners’ Bocce Tournament, which will be held on Saturday, June 8, from 9 AM to 7 PM at McDade Park, Scranton.  The event will feature 24 teams with over 100 players in men’s, women’s and mixed teams categories.  For information, contact John Rettura at (570) 961-2335 or the McDade Park Office at (570) 963-6764.

l-r, Sam Cortese, Bobbie Bailey, the County’s parks & recreation staff; William Davis, the County’s deputy director of parks and recreation; Commissioners Jim Wansacz; Jack Stets, Al Scheatzle, Commissioner Corey D. O’Brien, Steve Evers, Silvio Mele, and Commissioner Patrick M. O’Malley.