Town Beach Officially Opens On June 8 Recreation Department Announces Rules

first_imgWILMINGTON, MA — Planning on going to Town Beach this summer?  Make sure you know the rules!  The Wilmington Recreation Department recently published the Beach Rules, which remain unchanged from last year:Silver Lake – Beach Rules 2019The public beach at Silver Lake provides our finest natural recreational resource. Town Beach will be open daily from Saturday, June 8 through Sunday, August 11, 2019. Qualified lifeguards supervise the facility from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. daily (weather permitting).The use of Town Beach is free for Wilmington residents. Proof of residency is required for free admission. Acceptable proof of residency is as follows:Current Massachusetts Driver’s License with a Wilmington addressRMV issued Massachusetts ID with a Wilmington addressWilmington Public Schools Photo IDThose that do not have proof of residency will be charged the non-resident fee.RATES FOR NON-RESIDENTS: Non-residents can purchase a day pass for $10 per person (ages 3 and over) at the Town Beach each day from June 9 to August 12.BEACH RULES (Non-adherence may result in loss of beach privileges and/or fines)* No alcoholic beverages allowed on Town property* Feeding of water fowl prohibited on Town property* No littering; carry in/carry out policy in effect* No disorderly conduct on Town property* Smoking is prohibited at the Silver Lake Recreation Area* No dogs on beaches or Town property adjacent to the water from May 1 – October 1* No barbecues or cooking on beaches or Town property adjacent to the water* No refunds can be given for purchase of daily admission for any reason* No glass containers allowed on the beach* Flotation devices of any type are prohibited* Children under 14 must be accompanied by and supervised by an adult at all times* Infants wearing diapers must wear protective rubber pants or Swimmies diapersin the water* No washing of infants in the water* Launching personal watercraft from the beach is prohibited* No hanging on or swimming beyond the ropesFor more information, contact the Wilmington Recreation Department at 978-658-4270.(NOTE: The cover photo is from Jamie Boudreau.)Like Wilmington Apple on Facebook. Follow Wilmington Apple on Twitter. Follow Wilmington Apple on Instagram. Subscribe to Wilmington Apple’s daily email newsletter HERE. Got a comment, question, photo, press release, or news tip? Email this:TwitterFacebookLike this:Like Loading… Related(GOOSE) POOP HAPPENS: Town Beach Has Successful Season Despite 16-Day Swimming Ban Due To High BacteriaIn “Government”Town Beach Opens June 10, Recreation Department Announces RulesIn “Community”Town Announces Beach Rules For Summer 2015, Open June 13-August 16In “Government”last_img

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