The public is invited to join the Phoenix Fire Department, Drowning Prevention Coalition of AZ and Pointe Hilton Squaw Peak Resort for a free community event to learn about water safety, 9 a.m.-12 p.m. Saturday, May 12 at the resort, 7677 N. 16th St.

Families will enjoy access to the resort’s River Ranch water park. The event is free and open to the public, and will feature CPR and rescue demonstrations, shark races, water safety advocate speakers, swimming lessons, games and more. There also will be a raffle with prizes. Admission to the event is free.

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