Mary T. Aquatic Center Schedule New Fall Schedule 2018 Mb update - Page 2

About The Facility Mary T. Meagher is the greatest butterfly swimmer ever. Mary T. Meagher Aquatic Center For her feats she earned the 201 Reservoir Ave. Louisville, KY 40206 the 1984 Olympics, in both butterfly Phone – 502-897-9949 then past her prime, she earned a Fax - 502-897-2549 Email parks@louisvilleky.gov Web metro-parks.org Staff nickname “Madame Butterfly.” Meagher won three gold medals at events (100M and 200M) and in the Family Fun Nights! FREE for 2018! Family Fun Nights are evenings of fun for the entire family! There will be something for everyone! See the dates below. No registration required... Just show up to have some fun! 4x100M medley relay. In 1988, by bronze in the 200M butterfly and a silver in the medley 4x100M relay. Meagher would likely have won both events in 1980, had the United States not boycotted the Moscow Olympics. She was world champion in 1982 over 100M and in 1986 over 200M. She set two world butterfly August 24...........................7-9 p.m..............To be announced September 28.....................7-9 p.m.............To be announced October 6...........................4-6 p.m.........Trunk R Treat/ Fall Dance Show October 26.........................7-9 p.m.............Dive In Movie - Ghostbusters November 30.....................7-9 p.m.............Dive In Movie - Incredibles 2 December 21.....................7-9 p.m............ Dive In Movie -The Star records over 100M, and five over 200M, beginning in 1979. Her performance at the 1981 U.S. Nationals remains her greatest effort, when she set world records of Scott Risinger - Aquatic Manager 57.93 for 100M, and 2:05.96 for 200M. These records, scott.risinger@louisvilleky.gov extremely dominant for their time, both lasted until 1999 Keith Smith - Aquatic Supervisor before being broken. Her full name was Mary Terstegge keith.smith@louisvilleky.gov Meagher, with her middle name derived from her mother’s Beth Darrall - Head Lifeguard maiden name. Meagher was always known as Mary T. to bethany.darrall@louisvilleky.gov differentiate her from a sister who later entered a convent, Heather - Hammerheads Coach hammerheadscoach@gmail.com Remember Family Fun Nights are FREE! to literally become a sister, Sister Mary Glen. Facility and Park Amenities The Mary T. Meagher Aquatic Center facility includes: • Olympic 11-lane (50 meter) competition swimming pool • Warm Water pool • Weight room Crescent Hill Park also has: • Lighted tennis courts • Crescent Hill Golf Course (9 holes) • Louisville Water Company Reservoir (0.75 mile walking path) Programs offered by Metro Parks Aquatics include: • Aqua aerobics • Birthday parties • Pre-competitive training • Aqua therapy lessons • Dive-in movie • Swim lessons for all ages • Arthritis and deep water lessons Lockers: The mission of Louisville Metro Parks is to create a City of Parks where people can play, learn, grow and be healthy. The mission is accomplished by taking care of all parks properties and creating new ones, by providing safe and diverse recreational programs, and by protecting our public lands and resources for future generations. free for daily use; monthly rental for a fee; bring your own lock. 2 11