Greater Kansas City YMCA Events
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AOA Potluck Sloppy Joes
Gather with friends for fellowship and a warm bowl of soup/sandwich.
Please sign up to bring a side dish to share. $2 donation.
Sweet Potato Reigns Supreme
Join us for this Natural Grocers class and take advantage of great information you will learn during this FUN and INTERACTIVE class. Long live the health benefits of the reigning sweet potato! A most versatile food?there are so many ways to enjoy this fall favorite: baked, mashed, pureed, or pied. Learn all about what makes this a reigning champ in the kitchen and in your health. You'll also get recipes and samples of some favorites. This class will be held at Natural Grocers at 14921 W. 119th St, Olathe KS.
AOA Field Trip: Springtime on the Prairie
We board our charter bus at 7:30 a.m., and then head to the Flint Hills, to see springtime come alive on the Kansas prairie. First stop is the Plumlee Buffalo Ranch near Alma. This family-owned ranch has a large herd of bison, including many recently born calves. We will learn about these magnificent animals and will get a closer look via covered trams that will take us out into the fields. Next stop is in the quaint town of Dover, where we will have lunch at one of Kansas? hidden dining gems: Sommerset Hall Café. You?'l enjoy a soup and sandwich lunch with beverage and slice of homemade pie (all included in the trip). Their coconut cream pie put the place on the map, and has been featured on a variety of TV shows, including Good Morning America! After lunch, our tour bus will take us to a wine tasting at the KC Wine Co. We will sample five of their most popular wines, do some shopping and enjoy the ambiance of their tasting room. Expect to arrive back at the Y about 4:30 pm.
Psychology of Clutter
We are excited to announce that each month the Olathe YMCA will be offering Senior Health and Wellness Seminars. Join us for FREE seminars throughout the year. Nikki Crawford, PhD owner of Your Peaceful Space will be hosting a FREE seminar "The Psychology of Clutter". Key talking points will be explore your clutter from the inside out, better understand clutter affects on our mind and body and discover why we get stuck in our clutter. Stop by the Olathe YMCA to sign up in the blue AOA binder or at the Welcome Center to reserve your spot.
Olathe - AOA - Starlight Theater - Dirty Dancing
Join friends for an evening out under the stars at The Starlight Theatre. A charter bus will pick you up at the Olathe YMCA and transport us to the theater entrance. This price includes round-trip transportation, show ticket, staff escort and driver gratuity. "Dirty Dancing - The Classic Story on Stage is an unprecedented live experience, exploding with heart-pounding music, passionate romance and sensational dancing. Featuring the hit songs "Hungry Eyes", "Hey Baby, Do You Love Me, and the heart-stopping "I've had the Time of My Life". Don't miss your chance to see this record-breaking and adventurous live theatre sensation. You'll have the time of your life!
New Theater - Sister Act
Join friends for a fantastic dinner and show at the New Theatre Restaurant. Ticket includes dinner, show, drink gratuity and staff escort. Tickets will be available a week prior to the show at the Olathe YMCA. Transportation is on your own. "Sister Act" 'When disco diva Deloris witnesses a murder, she is put in protective custody in a convent! Using her unique singing talent, Deloris breathes new life into the community but blows her cover in the process. Soon, the gang gives chase. From the composer of Beauty and the Beast, the Little Mermaid and more, Sister Act was nominated for five Tony Awards, including Best Musical.
Join us for this Natural Grocers class and take advantage of great information you will learn during this FUN and INTERACTIVE class. Smoothie bowls are what they sound like, but much more fun than you would think. You can create pretty much any combo of flavors that you want and top it with your favorite goodies. Come experience the easiest and healthiest way to turn a smoothie in to a meal! You'll also get receipes and samples of some favorites. This class will be held at Natural Grocers at 14921 W. 119th St, Olathe KS.
KC T-Bones Baseball
Join friends for a night out see the Kansas City T-Bones play the Lincoln Saltdogs. Transporation is on your own. Seats are in the shade, close to home plate and behind the netting. Great food and drink specials this evening too.
Starlight Theater - Love Never Dies
Join friends for an evening out under the stars at The Starlight Theatre. A charter bus will pick you up at the Olathe YMCA and transport us to the theater entrance. This price includes round-trip transportation, show ticket, staff escort and driver gratuity. The ultimate love story continues in Love Never Dies, Andrew Lloyd Webber's spellbinding sequel of The Phantom of the Opera. This story of boundless love, full of passion and drama, follows The Phantom of the Opera, one of the most successful musicals of all time. Love Never Dies is a dazzling new production that takes audiences on a thrilling roller coaster ride of intrigue, obsession and romance.