CHARLESTON, W.Va. -- The Charleston Parks and Recreation Department will open two city pools for the annual dog swim in August.
The pool at the Martin Luther King Jr. Community Center, 314 Donnally St., will be open for dogs only from 6 to 8:30 p.m. daily Aug. 7-9. It also will be open from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. for dogs on Aug. 10 and 11. Parking will be available at the back parking lot, under the Interstate, via Court Street.
The pool North Charleston Community Center, 2009 Seventh Ave., will be open for dogs from 6 to 8:30 p.m. daily Aug. 14-16 and 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Aug. 17 and 18.
Donations of dog food and pet supplies will be accepted and given to the Kanawha-Charleston Animal Shelter. For more information, contact the Martin Luther King Jr. Community Center at 304-348-6404 or the North Charleston Community Center at 304-348-6884.