GREATER WICHITA YMCA 

Network Outage

In an effort to better serve you, upgrades to our website and systems will take place on Sept. 30 starting at 1 pm until the end of the day. Processes such as purchasing memberships, digital check-in, signing up for sports or checking schedules may not be available. We apologize for any inconvenience.

NOTICE - FACE MASKS REQUIRED INSIDE OUR Ys

Face masks (covering nose and mouth) are required while inside our 10 branches and 3 YMCA Farha Sport Centers with few exceptions. Read our full policy for details. Thank you for your cooperation. 

Our 2020 Outdoor Water Park season, like all of our operations, has been impacted by COVID-19 concerns. We'll offer TWO water parks with enhanced procedures in place to help ensure the health and safety of our members, community participants, and staff. We appreciate your ongoing patience.

OUTDOOR WATER PARK SCHEDULE

  • SEASON DATES SAT. 6/20/20 - MON. 9/7/20
  • OPEN PARKS
    • Dennis Schoenebeck NORTH YMCA
    • Ken Shannon NORTHWEST YMCA
  • WEEKEND / LATE-SUMMER SCHEDULE
    • 1-6:30PM Saturday and Sunday (SAT. 8/15 - SUN. 9/6)
    • 12-4:30PM on MON. 9/7 (Labor Day)

ACCESSING OUR WATER PARKS

  • Members enjoy unlimited access to our water parks and all of our indoor pools for no additional cost.
  • Outdoor Water Parks have specific usage policies that must be observed by all.
  • Guest Passes ($10/Person or $18/Family) are available for community participants:
    • Guest Passes are sold ONLY at the Welcome Desk INSIDE branch locations.
    • ALL Guest Pass terms, conditions, and restrictions apply. Click here for details.

NOTE Our Outdoor Water Parks will CLOSE (re-opening the next day) in the event(s) of air temperatures below 80° (F), heavy/severe/ongoing rain, and/or lightning (within eight miles of the park(s)).

OUTDOOR WATER PARK LOCATIONS

NORTH YMCA WATER PARK

The Dennis Schoenebeck NORTH YMCA (K-96 and Woodlawn) offers:

  • Wave Pool, Toddler Bay, Kids Cove, Family Pool
  • Drop Slide and Body Slide
  • Spray and Splash Ground
  • Diving Boards and Climbing Wall
  • Water Therapy Benches

NORTHWEST YMCA WATER PARK

The Ken Shannon NORTHWEST YMCA (N 135th Street and W 21st Street) offers:

  • Lazy River, Toddler Bay, Kids Cove, Family Pool
  • Tube Slide and Plunge Slide
  • Spray and Splash Grounds
  • Water Play Structure
  • Water Basketball
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JOIN TODAY AND SAVE ON WATER PARKS

When you join the Greater Wichita YMCA you join a community and can enjoy:

  • Full, unlimited access to our 10 branch locations
  • 850+ "free" Group Exercise classes weekly
  • Priority access to sports and child care
  • Discounts on all programs and activities
  • Notifications for health and wellness programs
  • Access to 2,000+ YMCA locations nationally

FIVE membership types available - all for less than $2/day with income-based pricing for those who qualify.

LEARN MORE ABOUT ENJOYING OUR WATER PARKS

MORE THAN JUST SPLASHING AROUND

In addition to "open swim" for families - our water parks offer activities and special events including:

GROUP EXERCISE

We'll move some of our early-morning, in-water group exercise classes outside for fun AND sun.

TODDLER TIME

Kids (0-6) and parents/guardians swim together. Saturdays 10:30AM-12PM.

PRIVATE EVENTS

We offer private parties at our Water Parks - decorations, snacks, games, and clean-up included.

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HEROES WEAR THE Y - LIFEGUARDS NEEDED

The Greater Wichita YMCA has resumed hiring and training/certifying lifeguards for the Summer 2020:

  • Training and certification available (cost reimbursement available)
  • Summer and year-round positions at water parks and indoor pools
  • Flexible shifts, competitive pay, and free membership for guards
  • Ongoing training, certification, and opportunities are available

To start your Y Lifeguard career - explore our certification courses and available positions.

MAKING HEALTHY CONNECTIONS

The Greater Wichita YMCA offers outdoor water parks and hundreds of ways to bring people together through common interests including:

GREATER WICHITA YMCA Events

No available events.