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home : news : local   May 25, 2016

6/16/2013 5:00:00 AM
Fun Days held to fund new Peru pool


Illinois Valley residents enjoy Fun Days Saturday at Centennial Park and raise money for a new Peru pool.
Karen Swain (left) and Claudia Mikyska welcome visitors to the Peru Fun Days Saturday at Centennial Park hosted by The Friends for Peru Pool. The cost was $7 per child to participate in a variety of activities including, a water slide, slip-n-slide, face painting, carnival games and jumpy house.
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Karen Swain (left) and Claudia Mikyska welcome visitors to the Peru Fun Days Saturday at Centennial Park hosted by The Friends for Peru Pool. The cost was $7 per child to participate in a variety of activities including, a water slide, slip-n-slide, face painting, carnival games and jumpy house.

Alicia LeGrand-Riniker
NewsTribune Reporter



The Friends for Peru Pool hosted its third annual Fun Days Saturday at Centennial Park. The cost was $7 per child to participate in a variety of activities including, a water slide, slip-n-slide, face painting, carnival games and jumpy house. The event also had a vender fair and coninsided with the Peru Fire Department waterfights.

So far, the organization was able to raise $99,000 towards building a new pool which is only a small fraction of its $1 million goal. Anita Kapinski, co-president of the group, said she hopes to have all the funds raised in three years.

 












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