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Greater Kansas City YMCA Events

Mom and Baby Connections Community Workshop

Wellness Event

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

New moms and moms-to-be, join us for an informational afternoon of Community and Connections! This free community event includes vendors, workshops, door prizes and community resources. 

Workshop schedule:

  • 1:30 p.m. - Pre and Postnatal Holistic Care
  • 2:15 p.m. - Staying Fit and Active
  • 3 p.m. - WIC and Eating Habits

Thank you to our community partners Truman Medical Centers, Start at Zero, Urban Community Connections and United Healthcare. 

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

Couch to Rock, Roll and Run 5K

Wellness Event

Paul Henson Family YMCA
4200 W 79th Street, Prairie Village, KS 66012

This is 6-week program designed to help get anyone, no matter what fitness level, prepared to run or walk a 5K. The training program will consist of jogging/walking interval training. A coach will also teach participants breathing techniques, proper running form and how to set a pace necessary to complete a 5K. Registration includes a t-shirt and entry into our Rock, Roll, & Run 5K on Saturday, August 10, 2019. Children 8 to 14 run free in the program with adult registration

Indoor Triathlon

YMCA personal trainer with member

Wellness Event

Paul Henson Family YMCA
4200 W 79th Street, Prairie Village, KS 66012
Run, bike, swim! Get connected with fellow members through a fun event where you challenge yourself to reach your lifestyle goals.
  • 500 yard swim
  • 11 mile bike
  • 3.1 mile run
First time participating in a triathlon? We will provide a program for you to follow to help get you ready!
  • 12-week training plan available on 4.27.19
  • 8-week training plan available on 5.25.19

For more information, visit the Welcome Center or call 913.642.6800.

Amelia Earhart Fun Run/Walk

Amelia Earhart Run

Wellness Event

Atchison Family YMCA
321 Commercial Street Atchison, KS 66062

This family-friendly race held in conjunction with the Amelia Earhart Festival begins and ends in front of the Atchison Family YMCA. The race is open to all, including strollers and wheelchairs. The 2K course is mostly flat with one hill up and one hill down.

For more informaiton, contact the Welcome Center at 913.367.4948.

Rock, Roll & Run 5K

Rock, Roll and Run Event Photo

Wellness Event

Bonner Springs Family YMCA
Providence YMCA/Ball Family Center
Providence Medical Ampitheatre
The Rock, Roll & Run is a family-friendly 5K in partnership with Providence Medical Center. The race will take place at Providence Medical Ampitheatre.
Packet Pick-Up
Packet Pick-Up will be Friday August 9th - 5pm - 7pm
Providence Medical Center Lobby
8929 Parallel Parkway, Kansas City, KS 66112
Race Day Time-line:
Registration - 7:15 - 8 a.m.
Race Start - 8:00 a.m.
Awards - 9:45 a.m.