Membership

Merriam Community Center Opens this Summer! 

Families, friends, couples, individuals... whoever you are, whatever your fitness goals, the new Merriam Community Center is Just Right!

The City of Merriam is excited to open our new 66,000-square-foot community center! Membership provides full access to the facility, including an indoor pool with slides, lazy river, lap lanes, and therapy water; outdoor pool with lap lanes, diving boards, and zip line; industry-leading fitness equipment; walking/jogging track; full-size gym with options for basketball, volleyball, and pickleball; and space to gather and host events. 

With easy access from I-35, free parking, no contracts or cancellation penalties, the Merriam Community Center is just right for your fitness and family fun. 

Merriam City Council worked hard to make sure our membership rates are comparable to neighboring cities.

Charter Memberships Get Two Months Free*

Charter members will receive exclusive first access into the building,  plus other perks that will be announced soon! Stop by the Irene B. French Community Center at 5701 Merriam Drive any time between March 2 and June 7 to become a Charter Member. 

Charter memberships with all the perks are a limited-time offer - sign up by June 7!

Resident Charter Membership

Membership Annual
Household* $540
Two-Person Household** $490
Senior Household*** $430
Adult $325
Senior $270
Youth $270
Additional Dependent**** $90

Non-Resident Charter Membership

Membership Annual
Household* $675
Two-Person Household** $610
Senior Household*** $540
Adult $405
Senior $340
Youth $340
Additional Dependent**** $115

Hours 

5 a.m. – 9 p.m.    Monday – Thursday
5 a.m. – 8 p.m.    Friday
8 a.m. – 6 p.m.    Saturday*          
10 a.m. – 6 p.m.   Sunday    
 

*Saturday hours extend until 8 p.m. from Memorial Day to Labor Day so patrons can enjoy the outdoor pool longer!   

Child Watch 

For children 6 months to 8 years old
8 a.m. – Noon    Monday – Friday    
4 p.m. – 8 p.m.   Monday – Thursday
8 a.m. – Noon     Saturday
         

Rates for this service will be announced soon.



*Pay just 10 months for a 12-month membership. Charter memberships must be paid in full.

Membership

Monthly memberships and day passes will be available at the front desk upon opening. Rates below go into effect June 8. 

Day Pass
$9  Resident
$11  Non-Resident

Resident

Membership Monthly Annual Summer
Household* $60 $660 $200
Two-Person Household** $55 $595 $185
Senior Household*** $50 $530 $160
Adult $40 $400 $130
Senior $30 $330 $110
Youth $30 $330 $110
Additional Dependent**** $10 $110 $30

Non-Resident

Membership Monthly Annual Summer
Household* $75 $825 $250
Two-Person Household** $70 $745 $225
Senior Household*** $60 $660 $200
Adult $45 $495 $155
Senior $40 $415 $130
Youth $40 $415 $130
Additional Dependent**** $13 $140 $40

Residency & Household Memberships

Residency is defined as someone who resides within the city limits of Merriam or someone who owns taxable real estate within city limits. Proof required with a valid driver’s license or state ID, current city business license, or Notice of Appraised Value issued by the Johnson County Assessor’s Office. 

Monthly memberships are automatically billed on the 5th of the month until written notification of cancellation is received from the member. 

*Household memberships include 2 adults and up to 4 dependent children as defined by the IRS Qualifying Age Rule. Children age 18–24 must provide proof of residency. Additional dependents can be added for a fee. 

**Two-Person Household includes two people who live at the same address, one of which must be at least 18 years old. 

***Senior Household includes two adults who live at the same address, one of which must be 60 years old.

****Additional Dependent applies to the 6-person Household membership. 

Children under 2 are free.