New Youth Beach Pass Program Announced

Posted on Tuesday Jun 14, 2011 in swimming beaches

As part of Mayor Elizabeth Tisdahl’s Safe Summer initiative to promote safe and fun activities for Evanston teens, the City of Evanston has created 10-punch passes for free beach admittance. The pass is valid for entry to any of Evanston's five public swimming beaches through Labor Day; use is limited to the passholder.

Starting Thursday, June 16, Evanston youth age 13 to 18 years of age may pick up a pass at any of four locations. Passes will be available Monday through Friday, during each facility’s office hours, at the following locations:
Robert Crown Community Center, 1701 Main St.
Chandler-Newberger Community Center, 1028 Central St.
Fleetwood-Jourdain Community Center, 1655 Foster St.
The Loft at the Main Library, 1703 Orrington Ave.

Proof of Evanston residency in ZIP codes 60201 or 60202 is required, such as a school ID, library card or driver’s license. For facility office hours, please call 3-1-1 (847-448-4311).