Joplin Family Y Locations

Joplin Family YMCA


  • Address
  • 3404 W. McIntosh Circle
    Joplin, MO 64804
  • Joplin Family YMCA South

  • Hours
  • M - F 4:00 am – 9:00 pm
  • Sat. 7:00 am – 6:00 pm
  • Sun. 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Healthy Kids Day

Thank you for making Healthy Kids Day 2019 a success! Check back in March to learn about Healthy Kids Day 2020!

Healthy Kids Day is the Premier Family Event of Spring!

We are so excited to "Awaken Summer Imagination" at this year's Healthy Kids Day event on Saturday, April 6 from 8:00am – Noon!
View our Tentative Schedule

Healthy Kids Day™ is the Y’s national initiative to improve the health and well-being of families across the country. On this day, YMCAs accross the nation hold events and encourage parents and kids to get a jump on summer and become healthier, more active, and more connected families.

The day begins with the Freeman Family 5K and 1-Mile Fun Run. There will be games and entertainment, the opportunity to win prizes and MUCH, MUCH more!
Freeman Family 5K Registration

There will be goodie bags and t-shirts for the first 500 kids and a vendor expo featuring ideas for summer and afterschool activities.

Healthy Kids Day is a FREE annual event and the area's largest expo for fun ideas to keep kids active and energetic while school is out. It's the perfect place for kids and families to play and learn about fun and healthy activities in southwest Missouri.