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YMCA of Central Stark County

To put Christian Principles into practice through programs that build healthy spirit, mind and body for all.

Dogwood Pool

365 7th St. NE, North Canton, 44720

2022 season passes on sale now!

Like and follow us on Facebook @NCDogwoodPool for daily information, photos, pool closures, updates and more! 

Text @dogwood to 22300 to receive emergency weather updates and closings.

Managed by the NORTH CANTON YMCA.

What a wonderful summer it’s been! Our staff have worked hard to make Dogwood a safe and family-friendly pool for our community. We thank you for spending your summer with us and hope you have had as much fun as we have!
As we start to wind down for the season and many of our staff begin to head back to college, we have a few updates to our pool schedule:
  • Beginning August 8! Open Hours: 11:00am-6:45pm
  • Beginning August 22! Closed Monday-Friday (school in session)
  • August 27 & 28: Open for Members & guests only
  • September 3, 4, & 5: Open for Members & guests only
Monday, Sept 5th is the last open day of the season
*Please note: As staff return to school, adjustments to pool hours and non-member access may be made as all hours are subject to lifeguard availability. We will communicate any changes through our text messaging system and through posts on the North Canton Dogwood Pool Facebook Page*

- Pre-Season Membership Rates are as follows if purchased April 4-May 27:

North Canton ResidentNon-Resident
Buddy Pass$134.00$134.00

YMCA of Central Stark County Members receive addtional 25% discount on season passes (not valid on day passes).

- In Season Membership Rates are as follows beginning May 28:

North Canton ResidentNon-Resident


-North Canton Residents are those who live within North Canton City Limits.



Day Pass (per person)$14.00Mon.-Thurs.. after 5pm: $10.00
  • 1 child under 6 free with paying adult. Additional children regular day pass fee. 
  • Only available on Mon, Tues, Weds, and Thursdays
  • No day passes are issued on weekends (Fri, Sat, Sun) or holidays (Memorial Day, July 4, and Labor day)


Guest Passes with Pool members

-Dogwood Pool members can bring paid guests 7 days a week, including holidays
-All guests must enter with a pool member and the pool member must sign their guest in


Category Definitions:  

Family: One or two adults, living in the same household, including dependent children through the age 23. Children 10 and under must be accompanied by an adult while at the pool.

Senior: Age 65 and over. 

Buddy Pass: An extra pass for you to use for a non-specified friend, family member, babysitter, etc. (one person per Buddy Pass, per day).

* For families with multiple children, one child between ages 1-6 permitted free with a paying adult; all children 12 months and under are free.

Weather /Closings

* Hours are subject to change based on facility usage and weather.

  • The outside temperature  must be at least 70 degrees to open the pool.
  • The pool will close when there is a threat of thunder or lightning and remain closed for at least 30 minutes after last lightning strike observed.
  • Text @dogwood to 22300 to subscribe to weather updates.

Dress Code:

  • Swimmers must wear swim suits/ swim diapers; must be worn if child is not potty trained
  • Pool staff reserves the right to limit what can or cannot be worn.  "Thong" swimsuits are not considered appropriate attire


Items allowed in pool or on grounds:

  • Dive sticks, noodles, splash balls.
  • Coast Guard approved life jackets.
  • Puddle jumpers.
  • Folding chairs / loungers.
  • Outside food and drink are permitted, but NO GLASS OF ANY KIND.
  • Small tents and umbrellas may be used but cannot be anchored to the ground.
  • Management reserves the right to prohibit use based on weather conditions.

Not Allowed in pool or on grounds:

  • Inflatable items, including water wings
  • Alcohol, tobacco products, electronic cigarettes, illegal drugs of any type
  • Smoking prohibited on pool property
  • Water Balloons
  • Fins/Mermaid tails
  • Pool staff reserves the right to limit other equipment and toys.



  • All people under 18 must exit the water for 15 minute safety breaks, held hourly
  • Swim tests may be administered by pool staff during these safety breaks
  • Swim band policy, slide and diving well rules will be enforced
  • No child under the age of 6 will be in the water unless accompanied by an adult.


Diving Well Rules
Pool Slide Rules
Wrist Band Policy


  • All Members must adhere to Covid-19 related regulations as well as all Dogwood Pool rules.
  • All policies & procedures are subject to change based on operational need or public health orders.

Pool Features


Water slide

Play ground area

Picnic pavilion

Large grassy seating area

Snack bar


special family events

splash pad


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