OCPR Update: Beat the heat, be cool at the pool

An easy way to keep cool this summer is a visit to the Osage City Aquatic Center for swimming, swim lessons, or water aerobics. Osage City Parks and Recreation also has scheduled summer art camps and football camps.

Osage City Aquatic Center

OCAC Pool Hours:

  • May 24-August 17, Monday-Friday, 1-8 p.m., Saturday and Sunday, 1-6 p.m.
  • August 18 – Labor Day, Saturday and Sunday, 1-6 p.m. (includes Labor Day).
  • Lap Swim, Monday-Friday, 7-8 p.m.

Daily Admission: $3 (Age 4 & Above); age 3 & below FREE; age 65 & over FREE.

OCAC Swim Pass Booklets: Swim Booklets on sale at Osage City Hall and are available for purchase at OCAC; 50 Swim Card Booklet, $50.

Deck and pool rental reservations can be made with Corey Linton.

Red Cross Swim Lessons

Session Three, July 14-25

  • 9-9:45am, Level 1, Pre-School III
  • 10-10:45am, Level 3, 5, Pre-School II
  • 11-11:45am, Level 2, 4, Pre-School I
  • 12-12:30am, Parent Tot (6 mon-2 Yrs)

Cost is $25 per swimmer per session

Pre-School classes are for children age 3-5.

A minimum of 4 swimmers is needed for a class to make

Private Swim Lessons

Cost $40 per week (One Week=Five 30-Minute Lessons)

Contact OCAC to Sign-Up

Swim Lesson Forms are available at Osage City Hall, at Osage City Aquatic Center, and online at www.osagecity.com, click Parks and Recreation

OCAC Water Aerobics

Tuesday and Thursdays, 6:45-7:45pm

Continuing through the summer

Water Aerobics Instructor, Marcy DeWitt

Cost is $3 per class or One Swim Card

OCPR Summer Art Camps

Instructor, Becky Weaver (USD 420 K-12 Art Teacher)

Camp Location – Osage City Community Building (Jones Park)

A child’s grade is based on their grade for the 2014-2015 school year.

Pre-School Art Camps

Crafts!, July 14 & 15, 9-9:30am

  • $12 each

One Day Workshop – 1st-8th Grade

  • Printmaking, July 16, 10-11am, $12 each

Football Camp

Grade is based on the player’s grade in the 2014-2015 school year.

7th & 8th Grade (OCMS)

  • July 14-18, 9-10:30am
  • $25 per player

Kindergarten-6th Grade (Youth)

  • July 21-25, 7-8:30pm
  • $20 per player

For more information contact:

5th/6th Grade Tackle Football

  • USD 420 students going into the 5th & 6th grade for the 2014-2015 school year.
  • Cost $75 per player
  • Team Meeting, July 28 (Mon), 7pm, Osage City Community Building
  • -Sign-Up Forms Will Be Available at Osage City Hall or upon request.

For more information contact Corey Linton, 785-528-4610 or [email protected]

Park Board Position Open

Osage City Parks and Recreation is looking for a volunteer to serve on the Parks and Recreation Advisory Board as an At-Large board member. This is a 2-year term, with the option for a second 2-year term (if desired). Meetings are the 3rd Thursday of each month.Applicants must live within the USD 420 School District to be eligible. Applicant Deadline is August 1, 2014. Contact Corey Linton, 528-4610 or [email protected] for a civic board application.


Visit the Flint Hills League Youth Baseball and Softball page here.

Submit FHL Baseball and Softball scores here.

SEE OCPR ONLINE at www.osagecity.com
*Click City Departments, then Parks & Recreation for
Program Information, Printable Sign-up Forms, Schedules, and More!

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