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Greater Kansas City YMCA Events

Boys Night Out

Kids Night Out

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.

Challenger Night at Beautiful, The Carole King Musical

Youth and Family Events

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Starlight Theatre
Challenger
Join us for an evening at the Starlight Theatre to see Beautiful, The Carol King Musical
 
Tickets can be picked up any time after noon on June 20 at either the Cleaver Family YMCA or the North Kansas City YMCA.
 
 
Tickets are limited to four per family.
 

Mom and Baby Connections Community Workshop

Wellness Event

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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

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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

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.

CPR & First Aid for the Community

CPR training

Training and Certification

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

Be prepared for emergency situations. This course will teach you how to help someone in emergency situations. You'll learn first aid, CPR and how to use an automated external defibrillator.

CPR OR First Aid for the Community

CPR training

Training and Certification

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

Be prepared for emergency situations. This course will teach you how to help someone in emergency situations. You'll learn first aid, CPR and how to use an automated external defibrillator.

 
***You can choose either CPR or First Aid*****

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.

Kactus Creek Crouquet

Active Older Adult Social Activities

Active Older Adult Events

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Platte County South (Parkville)
Kactus Creek Croquet

Join Kathy for grilled burgers and gold croquet. Meet at 5 p.m. YMCA lobby or at location Please bring a side dish to share. The cost is $2 when you register at the Welcome Center (to help off-set the main dish) and $5 at the door to play.

Challenger: T-Bones Game

Kansas City T-Bones Logo

Youth and Family Events

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Paul Henson Family YMCA
Challenger

Join friends from the YMCA Challenger program for a fun-filled night watching the Kansas City T-Bones! 

Bus transportation from the Paul Henson Family YMCA to Community America Ball Park is available, but spaces are limited.