A great line-up of Madison Parks fun this week, July 29 - August 4

Friday, July 29, 2011 - 8:20am

The sun is back - so are the hot temperatures. Get outside and have some fun!

Goodman Pool is open! If you haven't visited Goodman Pool - don't wait any longer! Recreation Swim times are: Monday - Thursday, 12:30p.m. - 4:30p.m. & 6:15p.m. - 8p.m.; Friday, noon - 8p.m. and Saturday/Sunday, noon - 7p.m.

There are still two sessions of Swimming Lessons this summer! Make sure your children learn a skill that will stay with them for a lifetime! The Goodman Pool staff is committed to quality and safety. All of the instructors are certified American Red Cross Water Safety instructors and lifeguards. Sign up today.

Family Fun Days at Goodman Pool

Monday, August 1, 1-3p.m.
Dinosaur Day
Bring your best dinosaur impression and be ready to ROAAAR as you swim in the pool and play games!

Thursday, August 4th, 1-3p.m.
Vilas Zoo Day
Take your picture with the Vilas Zoo Mascot, Henry the Lion, and get some cool animal trading cards! And register to win a birthday party package from Vilas Zoo.

After you've spent the day swimming at Goodman Pool, bring your family down to Vilas Beach for an evening Beach Party!

VILAS BEACH PARTY, August 4, 2011, 7-10pm
Vilas Park- Vilas Beach House
1339 Vilas Park Drive, Madison, WI 53715
See website for more details

Come enjoy a great summer night at the beach!

Wingra Boats & the Madison Parks Division invites you to come down to the beach for an evening of fun! A local DJ will be spinning family friendly dance music and we'll supply some beach games such as, ladder golf, Baggo, and limbo. We'll also be hosting a 16 team greased watermelon polo competition. Adult teams are encouraged to pre-register at the Wingra Boats-Vilas Beach House to secure their spot.

Light refreshments will be available for purchase. Bring your family, friends, and a beach blanket and enjoy games, dancing, and a night at the beach. Please note swimming and boating will not be permitted.


  • Laura Whitmore266-5949
  • Anne Whisner267-4919