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The expanded and renovated Linwood YMCA/James B. Nutter Community Center provides our community with quality programs and services addressing youth development, healthy living and social responsibility. Cardio and strength training units, an indoor pool, indoor basketball court and Kids Zone are just a few of the amenities offered to members.

Join the Linwood Y

Becoming a Y member is easy and takes just a few minutes. Check out our latest membership offer, find the best membership type for your needs to get started.

Donate to the Linwood Y

Your gift to the Linwood YMCA/James B. Nutter, Sr. Community Center helps individuals and families of all ages be at their best. Join us to strengthen the community through nurturing the potential of kids, promoting healthy living and fostering a sense of social responsibility.

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Linwood YMCA Pool

The newly renovated and expanded Linwood YMCA/James B. Nutter Sr. Community Center opened its doors on February 20, 2017. The new center features: 

  • An indoor pool to provide life-saving swim lessons and recreational opportunities year round.
  • An expanded health and wellness center in which people can improve their health with new cardiovascular exercise and strength training equipment.
  • community room for all ages to connect through shared interests at meetings, faith-based group gatherings, celebrations of family and friends, and more.
  • teaching kitchen for healthy eating, nutrition and cooking classes.
  • renovated gym in which the community can gather for special events and healthy living activities such as youth and adult sports.
  • Multi-purpose studios for group exercise, dance, music, arts, and other social and educational activities.
  • Kids Zone enrichment center to provide a safe and fun place for kids to learn and play.

Teen Tech Center

Staff and volunteers hold large scissors and ribbon in front of teen tech center space at Linwood YMCA

The Teen Tech Center is a fun, interactive learning space where youth in grades 5-12 can develop workforce skills and college readiness through hands-on activities to explore their interests in programming, coding, e-sports and gaming proficiency, music production and design. 

The Teen Tech Center was made possible thanks to donations from Nebraska Furniture Mart, Kansas City Chiefs, Kansas City Credit Union and the Linwood YMCA Community Mission Board. 

The interactive space and the equipment is free for young people to use, and a YMCA membership is not required. No previous experience is needed prior to visiting and using the equipment.

School Year Hours: 2-6 p.m. for students enrolled in the Linwood Y’s after school program

Summer Hours: Open to all ages of students from noon-6 p.m. Students in grades 4th and under may use the Teen Tech Center accompanied by an adult in the summer.

For more information, contact the Linwood YMCA at 816.923.5675.

Health Care Access:
University Health Community Care Linwood

Community Care University Health Linwood Exterior

University Health Community Care Linwood is a 7,000 square foot, state-of-the-art medical clinic located adjoining the Linwood Y. The clinic is all about providing you convenient, coordinated quality care focused on family medicine and behavioral health.

The facility includes:

  • 12 exam rooms
  • Experienced doctors and staff in your neighborhood 
  • Primary care and access to multiple award-winning specialists 
  • Convenient on-site parking 
  • Most insurances accepted 
  • TMC discount is available for those who qualify 

For more information, or to make an appointment, please visit

Youth Enrichment

Linwood Programs

As part of the Y's commitment to youth development, healthy living and social responsibility, the Linwood Y offers the following youth programs free of charge:


Monday-Friday, 2- 6 p.m., beginning Sept. 6, 2021.
Students in 6th-12th grades engage in positive afterschool activities focused on academic support, enrichment and recreational activities. This is a free program. Registration is required. Please call the Welcome Center at 816.923.5675 to sign up.


New and experienced chess players come together to learn and develop skills. Fridays at 4 p.m.

For more information or to register for any of these programs, call 816.923.5675 or visit the Welcome Center.

Mobile Market

We're partnering with 12345 Fit-Tastic! and Partners 4 Health to bring the Truman Medical Center Healthy Harvest Mobile Market to the Linwood Y each Wednesday from 1:30-2:30 p.m. Visit our blog to read more and watch a video about this mobile grocer that sells high-quality fresh fruits and vegetables at a low cost.

Location Amenities

Wellness Center
Wellness Center
Teen Room
Teen Room
Teaching Kitchen
Teaching Kitchen
Indoor Pool
Indoor Pool
Program Studios
Program Studios
Community Room
Community Room


Group Exercise Schedule

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With the app, get the best, most convenient access to group exercise schedules. It also offers great features like mobile phone check-in, workout tracking, and syncing with popular tracking devices and apps like FitBit and MyFitnessPal.


Pool Schedule

View Pool and Water Fitness Schedule



Download the YMCA of Greater Kansas City app

With the app, get the best, most convenient access to water fitness and pool schedules. It also offers great features like mobile phone check-in, workout tracking, and syncing with popular tracking devices and apps like FitBit and MyFitnessPal.



Our Staff

The talented team at the Linwood Family YMCA is ready to connect you with our many programs and services that focus on Youth Development, Healthy Living and Social Responsibility.

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