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Public Swim And Scuba Class, Flag Football Offered
Sign-ups are being taken now for the July 28 Discover Scuba class being put on through Aquatic Discount Scuba at the Escalon Community Pool, the two-hour class featuring an introduction to the sport. Times File Photo

With temperatures heating up, there’s still time to enjoy swimming at the Escalon Community Pool.

Public swim runs Monday through Friday, 1 p.m. to 5 p.m., with a cost of $2 per person per day. The pool is open through Aug. 3 for the public swimming.

Also, those interested can Discover Scuba with Aquatic Discount Scuba of Escalon. Class is scheduled for Saturday, July 28 from 10 a.m. to noon at the pool; this is an introduction to scuba diving.

Cost is $15 and the lesson is open to those ages 10 and up. Bring a towel, swimsuit and sunscreen to class. Register online at


Looking ahead to the fall, Escalon Youth Flag Football will be offered through the city’s Recreation Department. Sign up now for the new Escalon Youth NFL Flag Football program, a fun, non-contact football experience for boys and girls, ages 5 to 14. The season will run from Oct. 20 through Dec. 8. Games will be played on Saturdays at Hogan-Ennis Field.

Divisions are based on the child’s age as of Sept. 1, 2018. Divisions are 7U for ages 5 to 7; 10U for those ages 8 to 10; 14U for those 11 to 14. Cost is $65 for EUSD residents and $75 for non-residents for all divisions.

Last day to register is Sept. 14; late fees apply after Sept. 8.

Register online at For more information, call 209-691-7372.