Youth Programs

We offer a variety of programs for kids, including arts and crafts, sports, dance and nature. Let their imaginations run wild while they make new friends and learn new skills.

How to register

You can register for our programs in three ways:

  1. Online

  2. Call our Parks & Recreation main office at 913.477.7100. Hours are 8 a.m. to 6 p.m., Monday through Friday.

  3. In person:

    • Lenexa Community Center, 13420 Oak St. Hours are 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday.

    • Lenexa Rec Center, 17201 W. 87th St. Pkwy. Hours are 8 a.m. to 6 p.m., Monday through Friday.

Youth programs


Learn to swim for safety and enjoyment.

  • Swim Lessons

  • Platform Diving


Kids love art, and they’ll love our art classes, too! Check out our fun options:

  • Painting

  • Drawing

  • Sculpting

  • Multimedia Creations


We offer a variety of action-packed camp options throughout the year, including during school breaks.


Awaken your child’s interest in the outdoors through fun nature-inspired activities, such as:

  • Young Explorers

  • Geocaching

  • Gardening Club


Your child will learn new skills in a variety of sports activities, including: 

  • Basketball

  • Baseball (T-Ball, Coach Pitch)

  • Dance (Tap, Ballet, Tumbling, Acrobatics, Jazz, Hip Hop, Leaps and Turns)

  • Esports

  • Football / Flag Football

  • Karate

  • Soccer

  • Tennis

  • Youth Ultimate Frisbee 

Other programs

Other programs and activities your children can participate in include: