The period of high temperatures is just getting started in South Texas. Do you know what that means? Summer is practically here and school will be out soon! Parents will be trying to find educational and fun programs to get their kids through June and July, but in the City of Alamo, they won’t have to look far. With swimming programs, reading sessions and more, your kids can spend the whole summer making new friends and having fun!
The Sgt. Fernando de la Rosa Reading Program
Keep your kids learning and traveling through the world of books! The Sgt. Fernando de la Rosa Memorial Library will be hosting a summer reading program from June 5th until July 28th, Monday through Friday from 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM. To make things easier for parents, the program will be providing lunch. Please keep in mind that activities will vary daily. For more information, contact the library at 956.787.6160 or visit its website.
Alamo Municipal Pool
What’s the best way to cool off from the summer heat? By taking a dip in the pool, of course! This summer, the Alamo Municipal Swimming Pool will be hosting swimming lessons and accepting general admission.
Swimming classes will be held from:
- June 6th through June 16th
- June 20th through June 30th
- July 4th through July 14th
- July 18th through July 28th
Each session will have two morning classes (9:00 AM through 9:45 AM and 10:00 AM through 10:45 AM) and an evening class (6:00 PM through 6:45 PM). The pool will be open daily starting on June 3rd through August 13th from 1:00 PM until 5:45 PM. Admission will be $1.25.
The pool also includes a large covered and lighted pavilion, eight picnic tables, a large barbeque pit, large umbrellas and three waterslides.
The Boys & Girls Club of Alamo-San Juan
Do your kids love sports, board games and more? If so, then the Boys & Girls Club of Alamo-San Juan will be hosting a summer program beginning on June 5th until August 4th, Monday through Friday from 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM. Breakfast and lunch meals will be provided. The registration fee is $70 for members and $80 for non-members. For more information, contact the club at 956.782.5437.
Stay for the Fun, Invest for the Growth
Alamo has so much to offer. From festivals to unique restaurants, we’ve blossomed into one of the fastest-growing cities in the Valley. Businesses can invest in Alamo’s growth by relocating or expanding through the use of prime commercial real estate. Only minutes from McAllen, Edinburg and Mission, our city is a perfect location for your business to thrive. In fact, Alamo is part of the fifth largest metropolitan area in Texas. With one of the lowest costs of living and a strong and young workforce, you can find everything you need for business growth in our city.