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polarbearmascotOn New Year’s Day, what better way to ring in the new year than by taking an exhilarating chilly ride down the water slide at the Aquatic Center following a short swim in icy water?

The City of Santa Clarita is inviting community members to attend the Free Arctic Chill Polar Bear Swim happening Wednesday, Jan. 1, at 9 a.m. at the Santa Clarita Aquatics Center.

Names of participants will be added to the official Santa Clarita Polar Bear Club members list displayed inside the trophy case in the halls of the Aquatic Center and you will receive a special commemorative Polar Bear Club gift. Coffee and hot chocolate will be provided after the plunge.

This event is free to the public and spectators are welcome. Doors open at 8:45 am, event begins at 9 am. Advanced registration is encouraged.

For more information about the Arctic Chill Polar Bear Swim, call (661) 250-3761 or visit Santa-Clarita.com.

 

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