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Chestnut Theater - Taffetas

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Olathe Family YMCA
Chestnut Fine Arts Center - Olathe, KS

Join your YMCA friends for a great show. Price includes ticket and staff escort. Transportation is on your own. The Taffetas - Take a nostalgic romp through the 50's with The Taffetas, a quartet of sisters who pay tribute to the songs in our memories - Mr. Sandman, Johnny Angel, Sh-Boom, Where the Boys Are, Dedicated to the One I Love, and many more! The girls are determined to star on national television, and you?ll enjoy being a part of their studio audience! They?ll knock your bobby socks off. Be there or be square! (Rated G)

Pom Dancing - November Session

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3800 E Linwood Boulevard, Kansas City, MO 64128

Join in on the fun! Participants will learn basic Pom dance techniques and routines, in a fun safe atmosphere. Each student will receive a t-shirt. Participants will also have opportunities to perform at YMCA events and a showcase.

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

Genghis Khan Exhibit Tour

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Paul Henson Family YMCA
Union Station
Journey back 800 years to experience the treasures and stories of Genghis Khan's 13th-century Mongol Empire. Presented in Kansas City for the first time, this world tour exhibition invites your entire family into an adventure across the vast grasslands of Central Asia, among the relics of Genghis Khan's reign. Experience life in 13th-century Mongolia. Entering the tents, battlegrounds and marketplaces of a vanished world. Explore Genghis Khan's life and those of his sons and grandsons during the formation, peak and decline of the Mongol Empire. Cost: $16/person. Meet at 10:25 a.m., in the Paul Henson lobby to carpool. RSVP and make payment by November 7 at the Welcome Center. Optional lunch following the tour.

Senior Dance

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Riverside Community Center
4498 MW High Drive, Riverside, MO 64150

Come enjoy a live band and dance with friends. Bring a snack to share.

Field Trip: Christmas Shopping at the "Holiday Boutique

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Platte County South (Parkville)
Overland Park Convention Center

Join us on a fun shopping trip to the Holiday Boutique at the Overland Park Convention Center. There will be more than 200 booths to purchase holiday-themed gifts, food and personal items for
you and others. The group will carpool for those who want to shop longer. $14 at the door. Please register at the Welcome Center.

Craft Club

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

Bring your crafts (needlework, etc.) to work on while enjoying the companionship of fellow crafters. Register to attend on the AOA Bulletin Board.

YMCA Lifeguard Certification

Y Lifeguard helps boy put on lifejacket

Training and Certification

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

Gain the skills to save a life in American Red Cross Lifeguard Training. In this course for ages 16 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.

Kids Night Out - Helping Hands

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: Make a Difference

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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**

Tween Night Out

Youth and Family Events

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

Tweens can spend time with friends, make new friends and explore their interests at Tween Nights. They'll have an opportunity to have fun with recreational activities such as dances, basketball and swimming. And parents have the peace of mind knowing their child is in the safe and positive environment of the Y and engaged in activities just right for the tween age group.