News Flash


Posted on: July 9, 2020

Tour the Merriam Community Center Next Week

Merriam Community Center building sign

Get an inside look at the new Merriam Community Center and see all the amenities at one of our drop-in tours next week.

Parks and Recreation staff will offer tours every 10 minutes. Staff will meet you in the courtyard at the beginning of each tour. Masks are required to participate in a tour. Tours are available:

  • Monday, July 13, 5:30–7:30 p.m.
  • Wednesday, July 15, 5:30–7:30 p.m.
  • Saturday, July 18, 10 a.m.–2 p.m.
  • Sunday, July 19, 12–3 p.m.

We’ll have a soft opening of the MCC the week of July 20 with limited hours. We’ll be fully operational starting July 25. The indoor pool, which had significant COVID-related delays, is scheduled to open Labor Day weekend.

Join Now

We’re still offering discounted rates for those who sign up to become a Merriam Community Center member by Labor Day.

Sign up now to become a Charter Member. You can have access to the building beginning July 20 to use the community center’s other amenities. Your membership goes through Labor Day 2021 – don’t forget the free swag!

Monthly memberships will be reduced by 50% until the indoor pool is complete (expected to be completed by Labor Day). The community center will open to all members on July 20.

Day passes will be available beginning July 25 through Labor Day to Merriam residents only.

Merriam Parks and Recreation staff are at City Hall through July 17 to help process all memberships. Visit Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.–4:30 p.m. to join. Visit the MCC during soft opening hours to process memberships after July 20.

MCC Fitness Equipment

Industry-leading fitness equipment includes:


  • LifeFitness Equipment
  • (2) Powermills
  • (10) Treadmills
  • (3) Integrity DX Cross-Trainers
  • (2) Recumbent Bikes
  • (1) Upright Bike
  • (2) Arc Trainers
  • (2) Rowers
  • (1) Indoor Cycle


  • (2) Step One Recumbent Steppers


  • Hammer Strength Selectorized
  • Shoulder Press
  • Assist Dip
  • Seated Leg Curl
  • Leg Extension
  • Hip Adduction
  • Hip Abduction
  • Row
  • Chest Press
  • Fixed Pull Down
  • Pectoral Fly / Rear Deltoid
  • Dual Adjustable Pulley
  • Smith Machine

Auxiliary Pieces

  • Decline Abdominal Crunch
  • Barbells (5–50 lbs)
  • Back Extension
  • Leg Raise
  • (2) Multi-adjustable Bench
  • Utility Bench
  • Dumbbells (5–100 lbs.)
  • (2) Athletic Half Rack with weight plates to 45 lbs.
  • (2) Athletic Adjustable Bench
  • Synrgy 360 Versa
  • Synrgy 360 Cable (TRX exercises)
  • (2) Kettlebell (10–25 lbs)
  • Kettlebell (30–45 lbs)
  • Plyo Box (6–24”)
  • Plyo Box 12”
  • Plyo Box 18”
  • (2) Medicine Ball (6–12 lbs)
  • Medicine Ball (15 lbs)
  • Battle Ropes
  • Stability Balls
  • Strength Bands
  • Bosu Pro

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