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General Entry Form - us this entry form for any individual registration

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Programs and activities offered by HRC are supported in large part by user fees. Families meeting income guidelines may be eligible for scholarship assistance for their children. Scholarship application forms are available and should be completed and submitted at least five business days prior to registering.  All applications must be renewed each year beginning January 1 with updated income verification information in order to qualify for the program.  Funding for this program is made possible by private donations.  If you are interested in contributing to the Youth Scholarship Program, please contact the HRC office.  

Click here to print a 2015 Scholarship form


The Hays Rec Time Spring & Summer Edition

will be in all Ellis County Mailboxes

April 3rd!

Webpage will be updated by April 1st

*Online Registration will start April 3rd at Midnight

*In Office Registration will start April 6th at 8:00am

You can't say there is nothing to do this Spring & Summer!

We have over 279 different activities going on this summer!



Be a Part of Where Summer Happens!!!

The Hays Recreation Commission is now taking applications for the following seasonal positions at the Hays Aquatic Park: 

*Lifeguards - Must be at least 15 years old.  Responsible for maintaining order in pools and at the water park by preventing accidents through the enforcement of policies, rules, regulations, and ordinance governing the conduct of patrons.  Lifeguards are also responsible for monitoring the facilities for potential hazards or unsafe conditions, providing first aid to patrons and performing rescues as necessary to ensure the safety of all swimmers.  Position requires possession of a current Lifeguard Certification.  We will train the right candidate.

*Swim Lesson Instructors - Previous experience as an instructor preferred.  Patience and willingness to work with young children and their parents is a must!

*Admissions Staff – Must be at least 15 years old.  Responsibilities include but are not limited to cash register operation, customer admittance, equipment maintenance, cleaning duties, and patron assistant positions throughout the water park. Smiles will be required every day!

*Concessions Staff – Must be at least 15 years old.  Responsibilities include but are not limited to cash register operation, customer service, safe food preparation, equipment maintenance, and cleaning duties. 

*Pool Maintenance Staff - Must be at least 16 years old.  Responsibilities include but are not limited to general custodial work, trash pick-up in and around the facility, water landscape, grounds landscape, and maintenance of pool equipment.   

Application Deadline is April 1. Applications are available here at the Hays Recreation Center. For more information, give us a call at 785-623-2650.



Upcoming Events


Don't miss another postponement or cancellation due to weather!  Sign up to HRC TextCaster texts today! 

DID YOU KNOW... We have numerous ways that we announce postponements and cancellations of activities?

1). Our E-list - go to the bottom of this page where it says E-mail newsletter, click there to be added to our list (or email us at and indicate that you want on the E-list). This E-list will send you deadline reminders as well as postponements and cancellations.

2). Our Webpage -Weather Hotline graphic to the top left of this page.

3). Listen to local radio stations.

4). Call our office - If it is after hours you can press 2 for the Weather Hotline.

5). Check our facebook page.

6) Sign up for TextCaster text alerts!  Sign up by clicking on TextCaster logo to the right.

This Weeks Deadlines


Deadline April 1

Photography Lessons

Tumbling for Tweens - FULL

Open Gym Schedules

Click Below for Open Gym Schedule

March 16 - 22

March 23 - 29



Hays Recreation Commission
1105 Canterbury Dr.
Hays, Ks. 67601
Office: 785-623-2650
Fax: 785-623-2657
Fitness Center: 785-623-2658
Aquatic Park: 785-623-2653


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