|Roeland Park Aquatic Center offers special open swim times for holiday break|
The facility, which is located at 4843 Rosewood just east of the Roeland Park Community Center, will offer open swimming from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Dec. 27-30. Individual admission to the Roeland Park Aquatics Center for ages three and up is $6 for Roeland Park residents and $6.50 for nonresidents of the city. Individual admission for ages 60 and older is $5 for Roeland Park residents and $5.50 for nonresidents of the city. Season and annual passes are also available.
The aquatic center will be closed on Dec. 25 and 26, and Jan. 1.
The facility features an air-supported dome covering an inverted C-shaped 50-meter pool. The pool has a zero-depth entry and a maximum depth of 13 feet. Other features include: a 25 yard by 25 meter competitive area; four 50-meter swimming lanes; one-meter diving boards; a drop slide; an area with sprayers; and a bath house with lockers and a family change area.
The facility is owned by the City of Roeland Park and operated by the Johnson County Park & Recreation District.
For information on current happenings at the facility, call the aquatics center information line at (913) 312-8838 or call the pool at (913) 432-1377.