Cooling off at Shawnee Splash

Tina Bridenstine
The Shawnee News-Star
Area residents cool off at Shawnee Splash as temperatures hover in the mid-90s Tuesday.
Children play in the splash area.

With temperatures hovering in the mid-90s Tuesday afternoon, area parks such as KidSpace seemed all but abandoned. Shawnee Splash, on the other hand, was crowded with area residents eager to cool off from the summer temperatures.

Accuweather predicts Shawnee will continue to see temperatures in the low to mid-90s throughout the rest of the week.

Swimmers take a ride on the family slide.
Families cruise around the lazy river at Shawnee Splash.