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ADELE & DELWIN LINK MEMORIAL AQUATIC CENTER

Adele and Delwin were born in LaSalle-Peru in 1911 and 1907 respectively, attended local grade schools and graduated from LaSalle Peru Township High School. Delwin married Adele Steinbach in 1941. Adele worked at a local bank and Delwin was active in farming and farm management. Adele wanted to honor her husband, who passed away in 1986, by leaving her assets to build an aquatic center at the Illinois Valley YMCA, Peru, Illinois. Adele passed away in 2003, designating her executor and a committee of local businessmen to carry out her wishes for the Illinois Valley YMCA.

INNOVATIVE AQUATIC CENTER FEATURES

  • Family Fun Leisure Pool (0” -3’6” depth) gradual beach entry for easy access! Lazy river, inner tube waterslide, spraying and splashing attractions. Fun for all ages!
  • Multi-purpose 25-yard Pool (3’6”-9’6” depth) featuring eight lanes for general recreational swimming, water exercise, swim team, and fitness swimming enthusiasts.
  • Therapy Pool & Spa (3’6”-6’ therapy pool & 3’5” spa) features under water therapeutic massage jet chairs, warm water, underwater treadmills and bicycles. Handicap accessible.

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