Monett Area YMCA Opens

Monett Area YMCA

The new Monett Area YMCA is open to the community! This $11 million facility was funded by private donations to the Monett Branch of the Ozarks Regional YMCA.

The 62,187 sq. ft. facility accented in bright, primary and secondary colors features:

  • ADA accessible family pool
  • ADA accessible, eight lane competition-grade swimming pool
  • Splash pool
  • Two water slides
  • Outdoor play area
  • On-side childcare with indoor tunnel playground
  • Indoor rock climbing wall
  • Youth activity gym with audio/visual equipment and large screen
  • Wellness area with cardio and strength training equipment
  • Elevated indoor running track
  • Racquetball courts
  • Basketball courts
  • Group exercise and activity rooms
  • Game room
  • Conference rooms
  • Concessions and kitchen


Still planned is a ropes course to be suspended over the game room and lobby. The front desk has an overall view of the facility for general supervision.

Butler, Rosenbury & Partners was architect, structural engineer and interior designer. In June 2012, the BR&P-designed Bolivar Aquatics Center opened adjacent to the Roy Blunt YMCA of Bolivar (also designed by BR&P and opened in October 2007).