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Greater Kansas City YMCA Events

Potluck: Loaded Baked Potatoes

Active Older Adult Events

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Platte County South (Parkville)
8875 Clark Avenue, Parkville, MO 64152

Loaded Baked Potatoes- Join us for fellowship and good food. Bring a topping to share. Sign the the food book and please register at the Welcome Center.

Kids Night Out: Little Chefs

Youth and Family Events

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Linwood YMCA/James B. Nutter, Sr. Community Center
3800 E Linwood Boulevard, Kansas City, MO 64128

At the Y, we know parents need a break from time to time. With Kids Night Out, parents enjoy a night out while kids engage in fun and safe activities at the Y. Kids enjoy games, crafts, dinner, swimming and more centered around a unique monthly theme.

**Must be potty trained**

Kids Night Out: Little Chefs

Youth and Family Events

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Olathe Family YMCA
21400 W 153rd Street, Olathe, KS 66061

At the Y, we know parents need a break from time to time. With Kids Night Out, parents enjoy a night out while kids engage in fun and safe activities at the Y. Kids enjoy games, crafts, dinner, swimming and more centered around a unique monthly theme.

Kids Night Out: Little Chefs

Youth and Family Events

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Blue Springs Family YMCA
1300 SE Adams Dairy Parkway, Blue Springs, MO 64014

At the Y, we know parents need a break from time to time. With Kids Night Out, parents enjoy a night out while kids engage in fun and safe activities at the Y. Kids enjoy games, crafts, dinner, swimming and more centered around a unique monthly theme.

Kids Night Out: Little Chefs

Youth and Family Events

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Bonner Springs Family YMCA
2251 S 138th Street, Bonner Springs, KS 66012

At the Y, we know parents need a break from time to time. With Kids Night Out, parents enjoy a night out while kids engage in fun and safe activities at the Y. Kids enjoy games, crafts, dinner, swimming and more centered around a unique monthly theme.

Summer Youth Dance Week

Youth and Family Events

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Linwood YMCA/James B. Nutter, Sr. Community Center
3800 E Linwood Boulevard, Kansas City, MO 64128

Join us for a fun-filled opportunity to learn and explore the Art of Dance! This program is for ages 6-13. Breakfast, lunch and snacks will be provided daily.

  • Monday: Hip Hop
  • Tuesday: Afro
  • Wednesday: Modern
  • Thursday: Pom/Cheer
  • Friday: Tumbling
  • Art of Dance Showcase: Friday at 6 p.m.
  • Plus, swimming and Water Safety

Weekly fee is $40 for Y members, $60 for community participants. Daily drop-in fee is $10 for Y members, $15 for community participants.

Before and after care is available for an additional $10 per child. 

* Dance Attire: Black athletic shorts/leggings/White T-Shirt
* Swim Attire: Swimsuits/ Towels

For more information, visit the Welcome Center or call 816.923.5675.

Kids in the Kitchen - Mini Chefs Series

Healthy Cooking Family

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Linwood YMCA/James B. Nutter, Sr. Community Center
3800 E Linwood Boulevard, Kansas City, MO 64128

Do your kids cook? Hands-on cooking education is crucial to growing minds and building practical life skills. Join Madden Tanner of Royale Boy Blue as he teaches thematic cooking lessons that incorporate math, science, nutrition, geography, and culture through teamwork and independent projects. Designed for kids of all ages from 6-12, and up!

Weekly sessions are available June 11-July 30. 

  • Price per Class: Y members $5, community participants $10
  • Price for 8-class Series: members $30, community participants $60

For more information, visit the Welcome Center or call 816.923.5675.

YMCA Lifeguard Class

Training and Certification

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Paul Henson Family YMCA
4200 W 79th Street, Prairie Village, KS 66012
This course is designed to provide participants the knowledge and skills necessary to be a lifeguard and professional rescuer. Participants will be certified in American Safety and Health Institute?s (ASHI) courses: CPR Pro (BLS) for the Professional Rescuer, Basic First Aid for the Community, and Emergency Oxygen Administration.
The course presents information on the skills and knowledge lifeguards need in pool, lake, river, surf, and waterpark environments. The comprehensive course offers up-to-date information on how to lifeguard by anticipating and preventing problems before they occur and by taking action to help those in danger when necessary.
The course covers safety skills, accident prevention, scanning, guarding techniques, emergency systems, rescue skills, first aid in aquatic environments, spinal injury management, open water dangers, legal responsibilities, pool maintenance basics, and information on how to get a job as a lifeguard. Students must pass the physical skills test prior to the class and must be 16 years of age by the last day of the scheduled class.
 
**Refund policy is: You will only receive a refund if you do not pas the Pre-rec swim or are sick and have a doctors note all refunds must approved by a director*

Blended Red Cross Lifeguarding

Training and Certification

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Paul Henson Family YMCA
4200 W 79th Street, Prairie Village, KS 66012
This course is designed to provide participants the knowledge and skills necessary to be a lifeguard and professional rescuer. Participants will be certified in American Safety and Health Institute's (ASHI) courses: CPR Pro (BLS) for the Professional Rescuer, Basic First Aid for the Community, and Emergency Oxygen Administration.
The course presents information on the skills and knowledge lifeguards need in pool, lake, river, surf, and waterpark environments. The comprehensive course offers up-to-date information on how to lifeguard by anticipating and preventing problems before they occur and by taking action to help those in danger when necessary.
The course covers safety skills, accident prevention, scanning, guarding techniques, emergency systems, rescue skills, first aid in aquatic environments, spinal injury management, open water dangers, legal responsibilities, pool maintenance basics, and information on how to get a job as a lifeguard. Students must pass the physical skills test prior to the class and must be 16 years of age by the last day of the scheduled class.

Monthly Teen Night

Teen Programs Search

Youth and Family Events

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Linwood YMCA/James B. Nutter, Sr. Community Center
3800 E Linwood Boulevard, Kansas City, MO 64128

Teens can spend their 4th Fridays at Linwood Y in 2019! Games, activities, dinner and fellowship. Our free Teen Night is for students in grades 6-12. Thanks to our partners, INSPIRE KC and Local Legends Gaming.

For more information, visit the Welcome Center or call 816.923.5675.