Sierra Pool

Want to beat the heat? It’s no sweat

When people think of a hot summer’s day — like those forecast through the rest of the week  — they often picture the cool of their local pool. Auburn fa ...

Auburn swelters in triple-digit heat wave

The National Weather Service office in Sacramento is forecasting temperatures in the triple digits for the foothills through at least Tuesday. And that’s a signal for Auburn ...

Swim and a free movie make for a fun family night

Local residents can enjoy a swim and a movie Wednesday night. From 6:30-8:30 p.m. families can enjoy Family Fun Night at the Sierra Pool in Recreation Park for $1, said Sheryl Pet ...

Wacky weather wears on residents

The wet, cold weather has some local residents frustrated and confused as Auburn heads into a June that is more like winter than late spring. Newcastle resident Jean Reinking, who ...

Sierra Pool hosts summer kick off

It’s time for some wet, wild and free fun at the Sierra Pool. Auburn Recreation District is hosting a summer kick off party Saturday from 1-5 p.m. to celebrate the re-opening of ...

Hot weather makes a splash this week

It’s shaping up to be a splish-splash kind of week in Auburn. While the past weekend’s high 90s are temporarily making way for more tolerable temperatures today and tomorrow, ...

Summer kicks off with a splash

With hot dogs grilling on the lawn and children splashing at the Sierra Pool, the sights and smells of summer were well in the air at the Auburn Recreation District’s “Kick Off ...

Auburn Recreation District offers its forecast for 2010

Like many public agencies and private businesses, the Auburn Area Recreation and Park District (ARD) faced strong economic realities in 2009. Budget cuts, increases in expenses and ...

Heat wave fires up pool visits, ice cream sales

Temperatures in the mid-90s Tuesday actually felt like a cooldown after five straight days of 100-plus degree weather in Auburn. Locally, the heat wave topped out Monday at 103 de ...

Pool, Teen Night Out leaping into summer

Auburn Recreation District is celebrating fun in the sun this weekend with the fifth annual Kick Off to Summer party. Festivities will be held 1-5 p.m. Saturday at the Sierra Poo ...