F.B. Argue Recreation Area Opening Info
On Friday, June 21, 2013 the F.B. Argue Recreation Area will
opened for the 2013 summer season at 1:00. This year we will
be open Monday - Saturday from 12:00 - 5:00 PM. Tuesday and
Thursday nights during June and July we will stay open until
7:00 PM for families. The dredging is done, so we are hoping
to have the use of the diving board area. We are hoping to
get more families to use the pool area. Children 11 years
old or younger must be accompanied by an adult during the
night time hours. All children under age 8 must be
accompanied by an adult during all of our hours.
daily admission for residents is $0.75 per person or a
family season pass can be bought for $40. Daily admission
for non-residents is $1.00 per person. All persons entering
the area will be expected to pay. Children under 5 years old
will be admitted free with a paid adult.n.
The cost for the swimming lessons for residents is $10 per
child, not to exceed $30 per family. The cost for
non-residents is $25 per child not to exceed $75.
To register your child for swimming lessons please bring
the form below to the F.B. Argue Recreation Area or contact
the Forest B Argue Recreation Area at 435-7457 with
Function Request Form |
Swimming Lessons Registration
About the Dr.
Forest B Argue Memorial Pool....
This three acre park
located within walking distance of many homes in
Pittsfield serves as
the Town Pool. If features two pavilions suitable for
group picnics, arts and crafts, picnics a recently
refurbished snack bar/bathroom building. The pool is
managed by the Pittsfield Park and Recreation Commission
and is open seven days a week during the summer months.
A fishing derby, ice skating and other similar events
are scheduled during the year.
The park was donated to
the town by the Pittsfield Rotary in 1961 in memory of
Dr. Forest B. Argue, MD. This pond was previously known
as Clarks Pond being used as a mill pond. The pond was
dredged, a new dam built, fencing erected about the
perimeter of the pond area and a new bath house was
Old Home Day BBQ at the
Fall Foliage at the Pool
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