The Licking County Health Department will present its 13th annual Kickin’ Ash Splash Pool Party at 5:30 p.m. July 8 at the Heath City Water Park, 1287 Hebron Road.

The family-friendly event encourages active and healthy lifestyles free from tobacco, alcohol and other drugs. Entrance to the water park after 5:30 p.m. July 8 will be at a reduced cost of $2 per person. Members of Heath City Water Park may attend the event free.

Kickin’ Ash Splash aims to teach families how to incorporate healthful foods and physical activities into their lifestyles by providing healthful snacks, games and giveaways.

Pathways of Central Ohio’s Youth Leadership Council will be poolside with activities and education for the whole family.

For details, visit or call 740-349-6535.