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Owl Pellet: Which CPC Requests Are Heading to Town Meeting

On Monday night, March 21, the hard-working volunteers of our Community Preservation Committee (their charge can be seen here) met with other hard-working volunteers and employees in town to decide which CPC funding requests would move forward to Annual Town Meeting in May. Spoiler alert: Memorial Pool is not one. Two of the seven requests were deferred to await further

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Memorial Pool: CPC Request & Public Information Session

On Wednesday, February 16 at 7 PM at the Community Center, the Weston Recreation Commission will host a public information session about the Memorial Pool renovation project currently in design. Recreation Commissioners, department staff and the project designer will be on hand to present the current concept, answer questions and ask for feedback on certain aspects. Prior to this meeting,

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Memorial Pool’s Proposed Major Facelift To Be Presented Thursday

The Recreation Commission will be discussing the planned Memorial Pool renovation at their meeting on Thursday night, January 20. I must say it is genius for them to discuss summer at the start of the (historically) coldest nine-day period in Massachusetts. That there is true; I read it on ABC Channel 5’s facebook update this morning. Yes, the Recreation Commission

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Memorial Pool Bonus Week is Upon Us

Weston Recreation wins this summer’s happy surprise award by announcing that Memorial Pool will stay open this week, August 23-29. Normally the pool would have closed for the season this past Sunday, due to disappearing lifeguards (they go to college, not alien spaceships, apparently. Yes, I checked sources on that). So pull out your floaties and daisy caps and cool

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Memorial Pool News — Summer is SO ON, Weston!

Weston Recreation Department is all in for summer – how about you? Memorial Pool, Weston’s one-of-a-kind, grass-bordered, tree-shaded and beloved community pool will open this year on Saturday, June 12 at 11 am. The pool is located at 6 Alphabet Lane, just past Country School and before Woodland School. Memorial Pool will be a little different this year but some

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Weston’s Memorial Pool – Will it or Won’t it? (open)

First and foremost, let’s cut to the chase. Memorial Pool WILL indeed open this summer after being shuttered last summer due to Covid-19. It may even open on its traditional timing which is usually the second weekend in June. Chris Fitzgerald, Recreation Director, presented the plan at the February 9, 2021 Recreation Commission meeting, with the caveat that this is

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Weston Recreation Summer Camps – What’s the Plan?

The February 9, 2021 Recreation Commission meeting answered some questions about plans for Weston Recreation summer camps and Memorial Pool operation this summer. As many residents will recall, Memorial Pool was closed due to Covid last summer, which caused a not-insignificant outcry from those who love it and its icy waters. And popsicles. And yellow jackets. Basically everyone. Summer Rec

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