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Greater Kansas City YMCA Events

Red Cross Lifeguard Course

Training and Certification

Cleaver Family YMCA
Paul Henson Family YMCA (Prairie Village)
Paul Henson Family YMCA, 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: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Sunday: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.

AOA Field Trip: Quality Hill Playhouse

Active Older Adult Events

Paul Henson Family YMCA (Prairie Village)
4200 W. 79th Street, Prairie Village, KS 66208
Quality Hill Playhouse: "You've Got a Friend." The best of the best from the best – songs by Carole King’s Tapestry and James Taylor’s decades-long career. Lunch before the show at The Quaff Bar & Grill, 1010 Broadway Boulevard, Kansas City. All sales are final. Please bring additional funds for lunch. RSVP by June 8 at the Welcome Center.

New Theatre & Restaurant: "Dream Girls"

Four Active Older Adult women smile around a table at the New Theatre and Restaurant

Active Older Adult Events

Paul Henson Family YMCA (Prairie Village)
4200 W. 79th Street, Prairie Village, KS 66208
New Theatre Restaurant: “Dream Girls." Your soul will sing with this dazzling, six-time Tony Award winning R&B rollercoaster ride through 1960s show business. With unforgettable, spine-tingling vocals that send audiences wild, Dream Girls explores themes of ambition, hope, friendship and betrayal through gospel, R&B, smooth pop, disco and more, all set in the glamorous and competitive world of the entertainment industry. And the film of Dream Girls won the Golden Globe for Best Picture – Comedy or Musical and two Academy Awards.
RSVP at the Welcome Center by July 2. Meet at 11:30 a.m. at New Theatre, 9229 Foster St, Overland Park, KS 66212

Olathe Golf Tournament

Large white tent with open sides shields golfers, seated at tables, from the sun at the Olathe Golf Tournament

Fundraising Events

Olathe Family YMCA
Paul Henson Family YMCA (Prairie Village)
Prairie Highlands, 14695 S. Inverness Street, Olathe, KS 66061

Help support the Olathe Family YMCA Annual Campaign by joining us for the annual golf tournament at Prairie Highlands Golf Club.

Click here to register as an individual player. Registration price includes 18 holes of golf, lunch and a gift. To register as a sponsor, please see the link below.


Format: Team Scramble

Entry Includes:

  • Complimentary gift
  • Green fees and golf cart
  • Awards lunch

In addition to enjoying the beautiful Prairie Highlands Golf Club, golfers will be eligible for prizes and contests throughout the day, including:

  • Hole-In-One
  • Closest to the Pin
  • Longest Drive
  • Team prizes

Tournament Schedule

Registration and breakfast: 8 a.m.

Driving range and putting green available

Shotgun start: 9 a.m.

Awards lunch: 1 p.m.