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Sewickley Community Center, Sewickley, Pennsylvania
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member sherpes
N 40° 32.454 W 080° 11.472
17T E 568491 N 4488108
Quick Description: near the Ohio river, in an affluent suburb of Pittsburgh
Location: Pennsylvania, United States
Date Posted: 8/3/2010 7:49:47 AM
Waymark Code: WM9D2W
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member GT.US
Views: 4

Long Description:
Swimming and recreational center open to the general public.

$5 admission for adults

15 Chadwick Street
Sewickley, PA 15143-1341
(412) 741-5430

the Sewickley Community Center, which was founded in 1939 to provide recreational and social programs to blacks who were barred from white recreational centers at a time when segregation was an accepted practice across the country.

The community center has a very distinctive history, and much of it can be found in the book “Their Story: The History of African Americans/Blacks in Edgeworth and Sewickley," a collection of 100 oral history interviews.
Admission Price: 5.00 (listed in local currency)

Daily Hours:
12:30 PM to 5:30 PM

Physical Addess:
15 Chadwick Street
Sewickley, PA USA

Handicap Accessible: Not Listed

Concession Stand: Not Listed

Season: Not listed

Web Address: Not listed

Visit Instructions:
We just want to know that you had fun. Take a picture of something interesting at the pool, a water slide, diving boards, you and some friends having fun in the water. whatever you want. Just let us know you were there.
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