Take a splash with Santa at the Indoor Aquatic Center

Kevin PowellCity, Parks & Recreation

Lawrence Parks and Recreation Department invites children ages two years-old to 12 years-old and their parents to an afternoon of fun at the Santa Splash.

Santa Splash participants will make holiday crafts, play games, swim and receive a visit from Santa Claus. The event will be noon-12:45 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 16, at the Indoor Aquatic Center, 4706 Overland Drive. Cost is $7 per child. Pre-registration is required by Wednesday, Dec. 13, in order to secure a spot in the craft-making activities.  Registration will be accepted the day of the event, however, craft-making will not be guaranteed.

Parents will need to pay admission if the child remains after the event to swim. Swimming fee is included in the program fee for participants.

Registration is available online at http://lprd.org/activity?n=411007 or at any Parks and Recreation facility, including: Sports Pavilion Lawrence, 100 Rock Chalk Lane; the Community Building, 115 West 11th St.; East Lawrence Recreation Center, 1245 East 15th St.; Holcom Park Recreation Center, 2700 West 27th St.; Lawrence Indoor Aquatic Center; Prairie Park Nature Center, 2730 Harper St. or the Parks and Recreation Administrative Offices in South Park, 1141 Massachusetts St.

For more information please contact the Aquatic Division, at (785) 832-7946.