Active Older Adult Orientation

At your Gordon Family YMCA, we provide programs for all to build a healthier spirit, mind, and body.  We are here to support you on your health, exercise, and wellness journey!  Join us at one of our Active Older Adult Orientations to learn about how our programs can help you live a healthy, active lifestyle.  They meet in the Conference room the first and third Monday of each month at 11am.

You can register at YMCAPKC.ORG/Program.  Need help with registration?  Stop by our Welcome Center or call 253-826-9622 for assistance with registration.


Active Older Adult Potluck


Join us for a fun potluck and gathering of friends and stories. In addition to the excellent food, each potluck hosts a speaker or event.

April 29 | 1-2:30pm

May 27 | 1-2:30pm

June 24 | 1-2:30pm


Performing Arts Room

For more information, contact Judy at

Bible Study


Are you looking to enrich your spiritual health? Do you desire a better understanding of the Lord’s message? You are invited to gather together for a Bible Study in a  non-denominational small group with other caring members.

We will work through many thoughtful studies of the Bible's teachings and our individual relationships with God. Come join us!

YMCA Bible Study

Led by Gordon Wohlers

Tuesdays | 6:30-7:30pm

Wednesdays | 11am-12pm

Upstairs Chapel


For more information, contact Judy Yoder at

Book Club


Read a good book and get to know a new character. Explore the traditions of a different era. Travel around the world! Start your adventure with these books and then attend our Book Club meeting in the Conference Room and share your experience.

April 9, 2019 from 12:30-2pm

The Great Train Robbery by Michael Crichton

London, 1855, when lavish wealth and appalling poverty exist side by side, one mysterious man navigates both worlds with perfect ease. Edward Pierce preys on the most prominent of the well-to-do as he cunningly orchestrates the crime of his century. Who would suspect that a gentleman of breeding could mastermind the extraordinary robbery aboard the pride of England’s industrial era, the mighty steam locomotive? Based on fact, but studded with all the suspense and style of fiction, here is a classic historical thriller, set a decade before the age of dynamite - yet nonetheless explosive…

May 14, 2019 from 12:30-2pm

The Hobbit by JRR Tolken
A great modern classic and the prelude to THE LORD OF THE RINGS. Bilbo Baggins is a hobbit who enjoys a comfortable, unambitious life, rarely traveling any farther than his pantry or cellar. But his contentment is disturbed when the wizard Gandalf and a company of dwarves arrive on his doorstep one day to whisk him away on an adventure. They have launched a plot to raid the treasure hoard guarded by Smaug the Magnificent, a large and very dangerous dragon. Bilbo reluctantly joins their quest, unaware that on his journey to the Lonely Mountain he will encounter both a magic ring and a frightening creature known as Gollum.

For more information, contact Amber Ross at

Games, Activities, and Bingo

HWB June Our Voice

Every Thursday from 12-2pm in the Teen Center, you will find AOA’s playing pool, ping-pong and foosball.  The jigsaw puzzle will be spread out for those who desire a little  mental challenge.

As promised, bingo will now be a weekly event at Games and Activities.  There are usually 10 games played, each with a prize for the lucky.  Do you feel lucky?

Coffee, snacks, and some friendly banter is always part of this event.

AOA Games, Activities, and Bingo

Thursdays Through May | 12-2pm

Teen Center

For more information, contact Judy at


Knitting Group

The Knitting Circle meets weekly. Knitting, crocheting, and sharing project ideas is a rewarding way to spend a couple of hours. 

Thursdays Through May | 12-2pm | Teen Center


For more information, contact Judy Yoder at

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