KC pools, spray areas will open Saturday

Kansas City’s large public pools and spray areas open for the season on Saturday, and neighborhood pools open June 12.

The five large outdoor pools — Grove, Budd Park, Swope Park, Line Creek and Brush Creek — offer free swimming from 4 to 7 p.m. Tuesdays through Thursdays. The Swope Park pool will also be free from 1 to 5 p.m. Sundays.

The Springs Aquatic Center at Tiffany Hills Park opens Saturday but does not offer free swimming.