Starting Friday there will be a new place for children to cool off in Richmond County.
The community is invited to attend the grand opening of the new splash pad at the McBean Community Center at 1155 Hephzibah-McBean Road. The event begins at 11:00 a.m.
The splash pad has shaded structures and is accessible for those with disabilities.
Admission to the splash pad is free. It will be open to the public Monday through Sunday between noon and 6:00 p.m.