LAKEWOOD, CALIF. USA -- Christian Santos, left, Pricilla Santos, center, and Emily Santos keep cool in a wading pool ay Palms Park in Lakewood, Calif., on July 6, 2011. According to accuweather.com, the high in Lakewood was 84 degrees.
There are seven wading pools in Lakewood parks. All are free and open from 11 a.m. - 4 p.m., from June 20 to September 5, 2011.
Mayfair park is open daily. Del Valle, Palms and San Martin Parks are open Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Bloomfield and Boyar parks are open Tuesday and Thursday. All the wading pools are open Saturday and Sunday.
Photo by Jeff Gritchen / Long Beach Press-Telegram