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Edmond's splash pad offers summer fun

Children cool off under an umbrella of water during a hot day at the Barnett Splash Pad in Edmond. [PHOTO BY PAUL HELLSTERN, THE OKLAHOMAN]

Children cool off under an umbrella of water during a hot day at the Barnett Splash Pad in Edmond. [PHOTO BY PAUL HELLSTERN, THE OKLAHOMAN]

EDMOND — Edmond's Barnett Splash Pad is open for the summer at Main Street and Kelly Avenue, and it is free to the public.

The splash pad is open seven days a week from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. This season there are restrooms and shade available at the splash pad site.

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<p>Gabriela Helfer, 1, tries out Edmond's Barnett Splash Pad which is free to the public this summer. [PHOTO BY PAUL HELLSTERN, THE OKLAHOMAN]</p>

Gabriela Helfer, 1, tries out Edmond's Barnett Splash Pad which is free to the public this summer. [PHOTO BY PAUL HELLSTERN, THE OKLAHOMAN]

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Diana Baldwin

Diana Baldwin has been an Oklahoma journalist since 1976. She covered the Oklahoma City bombing and covered the downfall of Oklahoma City police forensic chemist Joyce Gilchrist misidentifying evidence. She wrote the original stories about the... Read more ›

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