by Kortni Tucker
Saturday, May 25, the Republics Park & Recreation Department will be opening the Republic Aquatics Center located at 711 E Miller Road.
The aquatic center will be open daily from May 25th through August 14, 2019. Hours of operation are: Monday through Saturday from Noon- 7 p.m. and Sunday from Noon- 6 p.m. Admission is $6 per person (ages 3 and up) and residents of Republic can get $1 off their admission with proof of residency. You can even purchase a season pass for the Republic Aquatics Center. Season passes start at $120 for an individual and each additional family member will cost $25. Republic residents will also be able to receive a discount of season passes.
The Republic Aquatic Center offers a wide range of actives for both adults and children. For adults you can get in your daily exercise before the pool opens to the public. Morning lap swim costs $2 and is Monday through Thursday, starting June 4th, from 9-10 a.m. There is also an evening swim if you would like to take a dip after work. Evening swim take place Monday through Saturday from 6- 7 p.m. and is $2. If you have young children, you may be interested in Morning Splash Time. This event takes place Monday through Thursday, starting June 4th, from 10:30-11:30 a.m. and costs $2.
The Republic Aquatics Center is also available this summer for rent and there are birthday party packages that can include pizza. Swimming lessons are also available.
To learn more about the Republic Aquatic Center you can call 417-732-3575 or visit the Republic Aquatic Center’s website here.