The Optimist Pool is now open for the summer season after completing major repairs. The pool is located 219 Patrick St. in Waxahachie. The pool is open from 9:45 a.m. to noon for pre-booked day care organizations, 1-7 p.m. for open swim, 7-9 p.m. for pre-booked private parties and 9-11 p.m. for teen and adult private parties.

Children 4 and under are admitted for free with a paid adult admission. Admission price is $3 for children 4-12, $6 for children 13 or older and adults, and $3 for senior citizens 55 and older. Swimming lessons are $75 per child. Some scholarships are available.

For more information about the pool or pool scholarships, contact the Optimist Pool staff at 972-937-9119.