Dollar Swim Day food drive at Fairfax Pool Thursday

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EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (WEAU) -- The Fairfax Pool is holding a food drive in connection with Dollar Swim Day for the sixth year.

On Thursday, people who bring a non-perishable food item to the pool on Fairfax Street in Eau Claire can get in for $1. The pool's scheduled hours are 11:30 a.m. -7 p.m. The City of Eau Claire says the food ends up at a food pantry in Eau Claire County.

Last year, the pool collected more than 750 pounds of food during Dollar Swim Day.

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