Although it is warmer in Rockport than at the North Pole, Santa admired the new towel warmer. The pool is heated to 84 degrees but it can be a challenge to emerge from the warm water on cool days! These activities and improvements are the brainchild of pool manager, Joe Riekers.
Skateboarding Competition winners were:
Kyle Mendoza--1st prize
Justin Ramirez--2nd place
Ryan Ramirez--3rd place
|Pool Manager, Joe Riekers, and Santa welcome swimmers|
|Skaters head for the park|
|A BIG rubber ducky|
|Everyone enjoys a warm towel after a swim|
|A few elves|
|Santa and swimmers|
Jeanette Larson is a retired librarian and author. She and her husband, retired architect and artist Jim Larson, moved to Rockport several years ago for the birds, the beach, and the coastal community.