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AOA Field Trip: Quality Hill Playhouse

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Paul Henson Family YMCA (Prairie Village)
4200 W. 79th Street, Prairie Village, KS 66208
"Fly Me to the Moon," a tribute to Tony Bennett, Doris Day and Frank Sinatra! RSVP by January 5 at the Welcome Center. Meet at 11:15 a.m. in the Paul Henson Family YMCA lobby to carpool. Lunch will be before the show at The Quaff Bar & Grill. *Please bring additional funds for lunch*

Chili and Pie Cook-off

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Platte County North (Platte City)
3101 Running Horse Road, Platte City, MO 64079

Enter your best chili and/or pie into the cook-off. Bragging rights to the winner!

AOA Potluck

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North Kansas City YMCA
1999 Iron Street, North Kansas City, MO 64116

Back by popular demand: we will be hosting a monthly AOA potluck. The YMCA will provide sandwiches, coffee, tea, and lemonade. Members can sign up to bring a side.

Please sign up at the sheet at the Welcome Center or email laurencrome@kansascityymca.org  by the Monday before the potluck, so we have a headcount.

AOA High Tea

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Platte County South (Parkville)
8875 Clark Avenue, Parkville, MO 64152
Our programs and events are about connecting people, improving balance and strength, building confidence and creating friendships. Bring your favorite High Tea Snack and your favorite tea cup and saucer as you share in fellowship with your friends here at the Y.

Red Cross Lifeguard Course

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Paul Henson Family YMCA (Prairie Village)
4200 W. 79th Street, Prairie Village, KS 66208

Gain the skills to save a life in American Red Cross Lifeguard Training. In this course for ages 15 and older, learn how to keep people safe in and around the pool. The comprehensive course offers up-to-date information on how to guard by anticipating and preventing problems before they occur and how to take action to help those in danger when necessary. The course includes accident prevention, guarding techniques, pool management and even more safety skills.

Friday: 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. 
Saturday: Noon to 10 p.m. 
Sunday: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Healthy Cooking: Game Day Appetizers

Cooking lessons at the YMCA

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Platte County North (Platte City)
3101 Running Horse Road, Platte City, MO 64079
Join us for a class demonstration that will show participants how to cook with healthier ingredient substitutions, creatively cut calories and add variety to base recipes.

Living Well with Chronic Pain

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North Kansas City YMCA
1999 Iron St., North Kansas City, MO 64116

This 6-week course, taught by Clay County Senior Services, will help participants overcome some of mental and physical barriers caused by chronic pain, so they can live their healthiest life. Class is every Wednesday from January 18 to February 22. Last day for registration is January 11. 

Mobile Food Pantry

Woman holds box of tomatoes to give out at mobile food pantry

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Olathe Family YMCA
21400 W. 153rd St., Olathe, KS 66061

The Y is working to help ensure that our community has access to fresh, nutritious food through Mobile Pantry food distribution programs in partnership with Harvesters. The programs address a growing need for those unsure where their next meal will come from. 

Participants stay in their vehicles while volunteers load fresh produce, canned goods and a variety of other non-perishable items into their vehicles. All in need are welcome. The Mobile Food Pantry at the Olathe Family YMCA occurs on the first Wednesday of each month.

Mobile Food Pantry

Volunteers assemble meals

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North Kansas City YMCA
1999 Iron St., North Kansas City, MO 64116

The Y is working to help ensure that our community has access to fresh, nutritious food through Mobile Pantry food distribution programs in partnership with Harvesters. The programs address a growing need for those unsure where their next meal will come from. 

Participants stay in their vehicles while volunteers load fresh produce, canned goods and a variety of other non-perishable items into their vehicles. All in need are welcome. The Mobile Food Pantry at the North Kansas City YMCA occurs on the first Friday of each month.

Red Cross Lifeguard Course

Y Lifeguard helps boy put on lifejacket

Training and Certification

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Bonner Springs Family YMCA
2251 S. 138th Street, Bonner Springs, KS 66012
Gain the skills to save a life in American Red Cross Lifeguard Training. In this course for ages 15 and older, learn how to keep people safe in and around the pool. The comprehensive course offers up-to-date information on how to guard by anticipating and preventing problems before they occur and how to take action to help those in danger when necessary. The course includes accident prevention, guarding techniques, pool management and even more safety skills.
 
Friday: 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Saturday: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Sunday: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.