Joplin Aquatic Center(s) will open for the 2023 season on Friday, June 2nd!

We host various summer programs, such as swim lessons, Aqua Zumba, Junior Lifeguarding training, and other activities to patrons. Operating schedule dependent on staffing.

Joplin Parks and Recreation offers a variety of aquatic programs that are designed for participants of all ages and levels of abilities. From swim lessons to Aqua Zumba, to pool parties, we have something for everyone! 

Schifferdecker Aquatic Center 

Schifferdecker Aquatic Center, located at 4th and Schifferdecker Road, is the ultimate family attraction. 

This awesome facility has two water features including a lazy river, a full 50 meter and 25 meter pool with diving boards, a rock wall and water slides. The concession area carries all the kids' favorite summer treats. 

Cunningham Aquatic Center 

Cunningham Aquatic Center, located at 2409 S. Maiden Lane, features zero depth entry, splash pad, lily pads, 5 water slides, shade structures, and a fully stocked concession stand. 

A large shelter in Cunningham Park is next to the pool, making  this a great place for private parties. 

Cunningham Aquatic Center is CLOSED for the 2023 season.  

Ewert Aquatic Center 

The Ewert Aquatic Center, located at 7th and Murphy Boulevard, features a large water slide, three drop slides on the deep end, a child's play feature, lily pads, a basketball hoop, zero depth entry area and a splash pad. Located in the center of Joplin, this aquatic center offers a lot of family fun with full concessions on site. 

Ewert Aquatic Center is CLOSED for the 2023 season.