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A Citywide Celebration

Special Offer:
First Month Free at Any Greater KC Area Y

We're celebrating the Grand Opening of the new Kirk Family YMCA, in Downtown Kansas City, by extending our First Month FREE offer at all area Ys.

Join any Y now and pay No Joining Fee plus get your First Month FREE.* You'll have access to any Kansas City Area Y as well as Ys nationwide. Plus membership includes unlimited group exercise and water fitness classes, free SmartStart sessions to reach your goals, free Kids Zone with family memberships, as well as at-home access with our exclusive YMCA360 virtual exercise programs.

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* This is an exclusive web-only rate and includes a 12-month Well-Being Agreement. Financial assistance is available. This membership type is not available online. The rate above is available in-center with a 12-month Well-Being Agreement. Financial assistance is available. Call or email the Welcome Center for more information:

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Getting started toward a healthier lifestyle at the Y is easy with SmartStart, a personalized wellness program that's FREE with every Y membership. 

SmartStart includes up to three one-on-one sessions with a Y Healthy Living Coach who will help you find the best path for your wellness journey. It’s personalized to help set fitness, wellness and lifestyle goals that are important to you. 

Whether you’re new to exercise or in tip-top shape, SmartStart can help you achieve your goals.

What's Included


Launch your wellness goals and learn all about our latest equipment through our personalized wellness sessions. Meet one-on-one with a member of our healthy living team to identify your goals and find the best plan for you. Up to 3 sessions are offered to help you make the most of your Y membership. Learn more.


Our nationally-certified personal trainers have the skills to help you reach your full-potential, whether you are trying to lose a few pounds, compete in a triathlon or just get healthier. Our programs are tailored to your specific needs and goals.


When you're not at the Y, access hundreds of free exercise and wellness videos through YMCA360.  Access on your computer, smartphone or coming soon, stream through popular TV apps like AppleTV.  Download our free YMCA of Greater Kansas City mobile app to track your goals, check schedules and complete challenges at the Y or at home.

Why Join the Y?

Free Group Exercise Classes

Group Exercise Class - Zumba

Your Y membership includes FREE group exercise and water classes for all fitness levels. From Cycle to Zumba, classes offer great workouts and opportunities to connect with friends.  Attend in-person or access hundreds of on-demand classes and programs through YMCA360.

Save on Y Programs

Members with a household membership receive as much as 50% off fees for Y programs, including swim lessons, Youth sports, Bitty sportsKids Night Out events and more.

Visit One, or Visit Them All

Careers and Leadership

Y members have unlimited access to all YMCA of Greater Kansas City locations and can visit participating Ys across the country through our nationwide membership program.

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Location Amenities

Wellness Center
Wellness Center
Walking Track
Walking Track
Teen Room
Teen Room
Teaching Kitchen
Teaching Kitchen
Indoor Pool
Indoor Pool
Family Locker Room
Family Locker Rooms
Dry Sauna
Dry Sauna
Outdoor Playground
Outdoor Playground
Program Studios
Program Studios
Community Room
Community Room


When you join the Y, you’re accomplishing more than simply becoming healthier. You’re supporting the values and programs that strengthen your community.

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*YMCA of Greater Kansas City membership includes access to all YMCA of Greater Kansas City locations, plus Ys in the United States that participate in YMCA Nationwide Membership. Limited-time offer valid September 27, 2021 through November 1, 2021. Membership offer may not be combined with other offers or used in conjunction with established discounted memberships. Membership offer not redeemable for cash. No joining fee available with 12-month Well-Being Agreement.