Senior Programs

Cards-ElderlyWomanJUST FOR YOU 60 +
Kansas City, Mo. Parks and Recreation has programs for people of all ages and abilities. From aerobics to social groups, each community center offers programs unique to the seniors in our community. Meet new friends, try new things and share your talents with others.

Brush Creek Community Center
3801 Emanuel Cleaver II Blvd. | 816-513-0730

Well-Seasoned Seniors
This program brings seniors together to socialize while having fun through activities such as computer classes, luncheons, crafts, games, trips, community projects, and much more.
Second Friday of each month, 10 a.m. to Noon

Seniors Spa Days Do-It-Yourself
This 6-week program will teach participants the natural way to pamper themselves. Participants will learn to make all natural spa products such as bathsalts,moisturizers, and massage oils. Participants will also take home products made in class.
March 31-May 7 | Monday/ Friday | 12:30-2 p.m. | $35

Senior Prom
This program brings seniors together to socialize. Seniors will have a raffle to crown a Brush Creek King and Queen of the Center.
April 4 | Friday | 5:30-7:30 p.m. | $10

Mother’s Day Brunch
A Mother’s Day celebration to Remember.  Please call Miss Wiggins at 816-523-0779 to RSVP by April 28.  Seating is limited.
May 9 | Friday | Noon-2 p.m. | $8 Donation

Garrison Community Center
1124 East 5th Street | 816-784-1140

This is a time for Seniors to enjoy socializing, planning activities, playing cards and taking a leisure walk in the gymnasium.
Friday | 1-2 p.m.
$1 per visit

 Gregg/ Klice Community Center
1600 John “Buck” O’Neil Way | 816-513-0651

Seniors on the Move
“Seniors on the Move” is a great way to make friends.  Participants enjoy activities such as exercising, field trips, Holiday celebrations, games, community activities and special-interest classes.
Last Friday of the month |  10 a.m. to Noon

Silver Sneakers
An instructional chair exercise class for patrons who are members of Humana Health Care over the age of 50.  Seniors engage in routines to improve strength, endurance, flexibility, balance and coordination.
Tuesday/ Wednesday | 10-10:45 a.m.
$3 per class,  FREE for Humana Health Care members

Silver Splash
An instructional water fitness class for patrons who are members of Humana Health Care and are over the age of 50.  Seniors engage in routines to improve strength, endurance, flexibility, balance and coordination.
Monday | 10 - 10:45 p.m.
$3 per class,  FREE for Humana Health Care members

Senior Computer Class
This class is designed to teach and assist seniors with basic computer skills and applications: Microsoft Word, internet, and setting up an e-mail address.
Monday | 10 – 10:45 p.m.
$3 per class,  FREE for Humana Health Care members

Hillcrest Community Center
10401 Hillcrest Road | 816-784-7000

Senior Stretch
Low impact workout such as cardio-walking in place, optional running in place, arm exercises, chair crunches, leg lifts and squats.
Tuesday and Thursday | 11-11:30 a.m.

MARC Senior Lunch Program
Provides a nutritional meal for the 60 plus population. Sponsored by Mid-America Regional Council for Aging.  Participants must call center for a lunch reservation 24-hours in advance.
Tuesday - Thursday | Noon -1 p.m.
$2 for members/ $5 for non-members

The SilverSneakers program is a walking and exercise program developed for seniors. SilverSneakers offers an innovative blend of physical activity, healthy lifestyle and socially-oriented programming that allows older adults to take greater control of their health.
Tuesday-Friday | 10-11 a.m.
$10 per month | FREE for Humana members.

Senior Independence Day Celebration
Enjoy good food and fun while celebrating the 4th of July.
July 3 | Wednesday | 2 -4 p.m.
$5 per person

Kansas City North Community Center
3930 N.E. Antioch
 | 816-784-6100

Golden Age Meeting
Meet us on the 1st Friday and bring a sack lunch. The 3rd Friday is pot luck, bring a covered dish, stay and play bingo after lunch.
1st and 3rd Friday | 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Senior Cards
Play Pitch on Tuesday and Pinochle on Thursday
Tuesday and Thursday | Noon – 4 p.m.

Senior Walk in the gym
Come join the early risers and enjoy a morning walk in our spacious gym.
Monday – Friday, 5:30 - 8:30 a.m. and Noon – 1 p.m.

Tuesday or Thursday | 9 – 11 a.m.
Club dues only

Bridge Club
Wednesday | 
10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Club dues only

Senior Cardio/ Weight Room
Our cardio equipment includes treadmills, elliptical, upright and recumbent bikes and stairstep machines.  You can strengthen and tone all major muscle groups on the circuit machines or functional trainer.  Free weight equipment includes a half rack, smith machine and dumbbells from 5-100 lbs.  Staff is available to help you learn the equipment.
$15 monthly/ $5 daily

Marlborough Community Center
8200 Paseo Blvd. | 816-784-3100

Senior Club Social
Seniors throughout the community are encouraged to come and socialize while participating in card games, board games, bingo, and crafts every Wednesday morning.
9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Senior Club Luncheon
Seniors can enjoy games, crafts, entertainment and companionship.
1st and 3rd Wednesday on the month
9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.
$2 for lunch

Senior Chair Aerobics
This is a light cardio workout for senior club members to promote a healthy lifestyle. Club members will gain muscular strength, develop better cardiovascular health, and improve coordination.
Wednesday | 10-11 a.m. | FREE

Southeast Community Center
4201 E. 63rd St. | 816-513-0632

Sensational Seniors Program
Sensational Seniors is a program that allow seniors to become active and engaged with their peers within the community.  Refreshments provided by the Southeast Church of Crist with a potluck luncheon every 4th Friday of the month. Come for fun, fellowship, games and more.
Friday | 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Silver & Fit (65+)
Members of Coventry Health Care through American Specialty Health Networks (ASH) will receive a standard membership with zero enrollment fees, and membership dues.  A member is eligible for Silver & Fit, and Active & Fit when their health plan or employer group elects to offer an ASH Networks silver & Fit / Active & fit benefit plan.  For more information concerning eligibility call 877-329-2746, option #2, Monday through Friday from 5 a.m.-6 p.m.

Tony Aguirre Community Center
2050 West Pennway | 816-784-1300

Silver Sneakers
The Silver Sneaker exercise program is designed to increase muscular strength, range of movement, and activity for daily living skills. MSROM 1 on T/Th–MSROM2 on Wed. Free to eligible members of Silver Sneakers/ Insurance Health Care Plans.
Tuesday/ Wednesday/ Thursday | 9 - 10 a.m.
$1 drop-in

Westport Roanoke Community Center
3601 Roanoke Road | 816-784-5200

Golden Age Senior Club
Come out and join our senior group that meets every Tuesday.  Enjoy good entertainment, bingo, cards or just come meet some really nice folks.  Participants are asked to give a $1 donation for entainment.  Coffee, salty and sweet refreshments are brought in by the Club members on a weekly basis.  Every 3rd Tuesday a Pot Luck is held by the club and and everyone is asked to bring in their favorite food items.
Tuesday | 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Senior Yoga
Stretch your body and empower your mind through various relaxation techniques in a warm community of friends and discover how good you can feel.
Tuesday | 2-3 p.m. | FREE