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Health & Recreation

Wellness & Fitness Center

Wellness & Fitness Center is situated on the Main Campus with 11,000 square feet of space, it has an indoor track, weight room, aerobic studio, treadmills, bicycles, steppers, climbers, and an aerobic super-circuit.
The wellness staff provides personal training sessions, body composition analysis, and fitness testing. Health and nutrition seminars and incentive programs are offered throughout the semester to students to enhance their state of well being. Locker room and shower facilities are available for those who choose to use the facility before or after work or college, or on their lunch hour. The facility is open to the employees and students of the college, as well as the members of our community. They can attend classes, seminars, nutrition and fitness testing and counseling, as well as personal training, all at an affordable cost.

Participants are required to be currently enrolled in an activity course in order to use the KCKCC Wellness & Fitness Center (WFC) facility.

Campus Gardens

The Cooper-Campus GardenForeman Heirloom and Native Gardens is a collection of ethno-botanical gardens located on the campus of Kansas City Kansas Community College.  The gardens are privately funded and maintained by community volunteers.  KCKCC generously hosts these gardens for their educational value.

Garden Tours are conducted every 3rd Thursday of the month, June - August, by arrangement only.  Contact Pam Louis-Walden at 913 620-6930.

Blue Devil Fun Run Walk

Blue Devil Fun Run

Cooper-Foreman Gardens

Campus Gardens
Events
News

KCKCC to Host Senior Health & Fitness Day

Kelly Rogge
Public Information Supervisor
krogge@kckcc.edu
Tuesday, May 02, 2017
The Kansas City Kansas Community College Wellness & Fitness Center is hosting the 24th Annual National Senior Health & Fitness Day event later this month.

The Kansas City Kansas Community College Wellness & Fitness Center is hosting the 24th Annual National Senior Health & Fitness Day event later this month.

The event is from 8 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. May 31 at the KCKCC Wellness & Fitness Center, which is located just east of the Jewell Center on the KCKCC main campus.

“The KCKCC Wellness & Fitness Center staff is excited to host this event for the community,” said Pam Hall, wellness specialist at the KCKCC Wellness & Fitness Center. “It has been such a positive and fun event in the past years. I feel the presentations can extend information to all ages, but is geared toward the senior community population.”

The Senior Health & Fitness Day features a variety of different workshops including:

·         Wake Up & Stretch

·         Cravings, Weight Gain and the Blood Sugar Rollercoaster

·         Keys to Embracing Aging

·         Exercise to Help Your Balance

·         Tulip Gardens & Fields in Holland

·         Chair Yoga

·         Scenic Stroll on the KCKCC Campus

Participants do not need to attend every session. People are welcome to attend any workshop they want. There will also be healthy snacks for breakfast and lunch. For more information, to get a schedule of workshops or to make a reservation, contact Hall at 913-288-7368 or by email at pjhall@kckcc.edu.

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