This week at the pool...

KMSC news for 8/4 - 8/10//2019

RSVP for Teen Party This Week

It's time for your middle- and high-schoolers to start RSVPing for their annual pool party on Sunday, August 18th (note new date) from 6-10 p.m.!


The pool will close to non-party goers at 8:45 p.m.


Cost: $5 for pool members and their guests. Bring a friend! Our free coupons will not be honored for this event.


Ice cream will be served.


We need at least 15 teens and tweens to commit to attending in order to hold the event. Please RSVP to host Amie Wohlfarth at simplyamie831@gmail.com.


Amie says she's planning a door prize!


She also needs some more parents to volunteer as organizers and chaperones. If you can be one of them, please contact Amie directly.

Last Ladies Night Set for Aug. 20

Our last Ladies Night of the season will be Tuesday, Aug. 20th, 7-10 p.m.


The pool will close to non-partygoers at 8:45 p.m.


Cost: $5 for adult pool members, $7 for their adult guests. Our free coupons won't be accepted.


No word yet on who'll be our host or what our we'll have as the theme.


But we need 15 RSVPs for the party to be a go. Until we know who the hosts will be, please RSVP to Sherri at sherri.spritzer@verizon.net.

Coming Up Next...

Sunday, Aug. 4th - Yard Games at the Pool, 3-4:30 p.m. Contact Sherri Spritzer at sherri.spritzer@verizon.net to help her give our kids a great afternoon!


Sunday, Aug. 4th - Pizza Night at the Pool - 5-7 p.m. or while supplies last. The pizza comes from Ben Yehuda. We're selling it by the slice for $3.50, two slices for $6, and a whole pie for $22, cash or credit poolside (a transaction fee will apply for the latter). Soft drinks can be purchased from the Snack Bar. To help with the selling poolside, please volunteer using this Signup Genius. Thank you!


Sunday, Aug. 4th - Raft Night - 5 p.m. to closing.


Sunday, Aug. 11th - No Yard Games.


Sunday, Aug. 11th - No Pizza Night.


Sunday, Aug. 11th - Raft Night, 5 p.m. to closing.


Sunday, Aug. 18th - Corn Hole Tournament during Yard Games at the Pool, 3-4:30 p.m. Contact Sherri Spritzer at sherri.spritzer@verizon.net to help her give our kids a great afternoon!


Sunday, Aug. 18th - Pizza Night at the Pool returns - 5-7 p.m. or while supplies last. The pizza comes from Ben Yehuda. We're selling it by the slice for $3.50, two slices for $6, and a whole pie for $22, cash or credit poolside (a transaction fee will apply for the latter). Soft drinks can be purchased from the Snack Bar. To help with the selling poolside, please volunteer using this Signup Genius. Thank you!


Sunday, Aug. 18th - Raft Night, 5 p.m. to closing.


Sunday, Aug. 18th - Middle/High School Teens Party, 6-10 p.m. The pool will close to non-party goers at 8:45 p.m. Our membership director Amie Wohlfarth will be the event's host. Please RSVP to her at simplyamie831@gmail.com.


Tuesday, Aug. 20th - Ladies Night, 7-10 p.m. The pool will close to non-partygoers at 8:45 p.m. Cost: $5 for adult pool members, $7 for their adult guests. Our free coupons won't be accepted. We need 15 RSVPs for the party to be a go. Until we know who the hosts will be, please RSVP to Sherri at sherri.spritzer@verizon.net.


Sunday, Aug. 25th - Last Yard Games at the Pool, 3-4:30 p.m. Contact Sherri Spritzer at sherri.spritzer@verizon.net to help her give our kids a great afternoon!


Sunday, Aug. 25th - Last Pizza Night at the Pool - 5-7 p.m. or while supplies last. The pizza comes from Ben Yehuda. We're selling it by the slice for $3.50, two slices for $6, and a whole pie for $22, cash or credit poolside (a transaction fee will apply for the latter). Soft drinks can be purchased from the Snack Bar. To help with the selling poolside, please volunteer using this Signup Genius. Thank you!


Sunday, Aug. 25th - Raft Night, 5 p.m. to closing.


Sunday, Sept. 1st - Last Raft Night - 5 p.m. to closing.


The Holy Chow fundraiser for the swim team continues all month! The kosher Chinese take-out restaurant in the Kemp Mill Shopping Center is giving our 'Roos a percentage of all sales it delivers to our pool. Just place your orders through its website at https://holychow.me or call 301-649-5466 to enjoy a delicious, healthy meal poolside!


To stay on top of all our events:


Make sure @kempmillswimclubsecy@gmail.com has your email address for the weekly emails!


And join the Kemp Mill Pool group on Facebook. (The Kemp Mill Swim Club page is our Facebook marketing tool, not our pool member page.)


We also post on Pinterest, Google+, S'more and Instagram, Next Door, and as @KempMillPool on Twitter.


Or just check for our messages in the Twitter feed on the Kemp Mill Swim Club website.


I'm looking for a digital copy of the 2019 swim team photo to place in our collection on our club's Facebook page. If you can email me one, I'd appreciate it! Please send it to kempmillswimclubsecy@gmail.com.


There will be no issues for the weeks of Aug. 11-17 and Aug. 18-24 as I'll be on vacation. Watch our Facebook page for any news and announcements!

About Us

Kemp Mill Swim Club is a private pool in the Kemp Mill Estates neighborhood of Wheaton, Md. Membership inquiries: 240-389-KMSC (5672).


Our hours are:


  • Mon.-Thurs. 11 a.m. - 9 p.m.
  • Fri. 12 p.m. - 9 p.m.
  • Sat.-Sun. 11 a.m. - 9 p.m.


Our hours will be 11 a.m.-6 p.m., on Labor Day, Sept. 2nd, the last day of the 2019 season.


No newsletters will be published for the weeks of Aug. 11-17 and Aug. 18-24. Watch our Facebook page for announcements!


Photos this week by Alon Cohen.