An annual barbecue and pool party offers a splashing good time this weekend in Hermiston.

The public is invited to bring a swimsuit, sunscreen and towel and join the fun, while learning more about The Arc Umatilla County. The event is Saturday from 6:30-9 p.m. at the Hermiston Family Aquatic Center, 879 W. Elm Ave. Hamburgers, hot dogs, chips and water will be served.

The Arc Umatilla County is a nonprofit organization that advocates for the rights of children and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities. They offer activities to connect families and community members and focus on improving services and opportunities for people with disabilities.

For more information, call 541-567-7615 or visit

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