QUINCY (WGEM) -- The mid-summer like heat has arrived in the Tri-States just in time for the start of pool season.
Blessing Health System hosted its first Family Swim Night at Jackson-Lincoln Pool in Quincy on Thursday.
The weekly free event provides a free night of fun for families, complete with food, drinks, and music.
"It gives them an outlet to bring their families and their friends and have recreation hangout and socialize," said Jackson-Lincoln Pool Manager Marissa Radcliffe.
"Just somewhere they can meet up and have some positive fun."
Family Swim Night at Jackson-Lincoln Pool will be held every Thursday throughout the summer.
The pool is open Monday through Saturday from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. and on Sundays from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m.