Construction on Shawnee Splash is nearing completion. The facility’s grand opening, set for 10 a.m. on May 23, kicks off Avedis Foundation Health Week. The pool opens to the public at 2:30 p.m. that day.

Construction on Shawnee Splash is nearing completion. The facility’s grand opening, set for 10 a.m. on May 23, kicks off Avedis Foundation Health Week. The pool opens to the public at 2:30 p.m. that day. City Director of Operations James Bryce said the water park includes diving boards, a basketball goal, a climbing wall, an interactive play system in the zero-depth entry, a current channel and two slides. May 24 through Labor Day, the pool will be open seven days a week. Pool hours are noon-8 p.m., Monday through Saturday, and 2-8 p.m. on Sundays. John Ayers, pool committee chairman, noted admittance options include individual and season passes. Individual pass prices are $4 for youth, ages 3 to 17, and citizens age 55 or older. The adult cost is $5. Season passes are $40 for citizens age 55 and older, and $50 for individuals. A season pass for a family of four is $130, with each additional person costing $10.