Classes offer options to stay active

Johnson County Park and Recreation District’s 50 Plus Program offers both in-person and virtual options to stay active all winter long.

The Arthritis Foundation Exercise Program features trained instructors to cover a variety of range-of-motion and endurance building activities, relaxation techniques and health education topics.

Choose from in-person or virtual classes. Each 45 minutes workout is $3 per person and can be paid each day class is attended.

Classes are on-going and you can drop-in at your convenience at the following location and times:

Matt Ross Community Center, 8101 Marty Overland Park

  • Wednesdays, 1-1:45 p.m.
  • Fridays, 10:45-11:30 a.m.

Merriam Community Center – 6040 Slater, Merriam

  • Mondays & Wednesdays, 10-10:45 a.m.

New Century Fieldhouse, 551 New Century Parkway New Century

  • Wednesdays & Fridays, 10:15-11 a.m.

Spring Hill Civic Center, 401 N. Madison Spring Hill

  • Tuesdays & Thursdays, 1-1:45 p.m.

A virtual class is available online every Wednesday from 11-1:45 a.m. Virtual courses are currently held at no charge and offered via Zoom.

Advanced registration is required. Please register at least 24 hours in advance for the virtual class by calling 913-831-3355 and reference program code 14365.