Y Events

  • Mon, 08-24-2015 - 1:00AM - Sun, 09-06-2015 - 7:00AM

    Annual facility maintenance schedules

    The summer session, including group exercise classes, end 8/29.  Fall 1 Session begins 9/8.   Please note the following annual facility maintenance schedule.  Note schedules are subject to change:
    - Wallace Pool reopens 8/29
    - Rooke Pool, gym and 1st racquetball court are closed 8/29 --> 9/6
    - Weldon Room and 2nd Racquetball Court closed approx. 1:30PM, 8/26 --> 9/6  
    (Racquetball Courts may reopen sooner)
    - Special group exercise and pool schedule at www.westfieldynj.org/belong/schedules_and_brochures
    - Kids Club reopens 8/31

    Note that with My Y is Every Y Reciprocity Program, participating New Jersey Ys will accept your valid Westfield Area Y membership! Please check with that Y to make sure that the facilities you are interested in are available as this is a typical maintenance time.

  • Mon, 09-07-2015 (All day)

    Holiday Closing

    The Westfield Area Y is closed for Labor Day.

  • Wed, 09-09-2015 - 4:45PM - 7:00PM

    Devilfish Tryouts

    Swimmers are expected to know all four strokes.  Interested participants will need to complete an information form and participation waiver signed by a parent/guardian prior to tryouts.  The form and participation waiver are available at the Welcome Center or by contacting swimteam@westfieldynj.org.

  • Thu, 09-10-2015 - 10:00AM - 12:00PM

    Overlook Medical Center Glucose & Blood Pressure Screening

    Free screening. Overlook Medical Center and the Westfield Area Y partner together to provide health services to the community.  To register, please call 1-800-247-9580.

  • Sat, 09-12-2015 - 5:00PM - 8:30PM

    Lord & Taylor "Shop for a Cause" and Race Bib/Packet Pick Up

    Lord & Taylor is hosting a public event for Greta’s Run participants & community at large. 5% of all sales benefit Greta’s Run.

  • Sun, 09-13-2015 - 9:00AM - 12:00PM

    Greta's Run 5K

    Run/Walk/Roll in the 5k, volunteer, sponsor or donate!  Learn more here.

  • Wed, 09-16-2015 - 5:00AM - 10:30PM

    Member Appreciation Day

    THANK YOU to our members!  Enjoy a free gift when you visit the Y today.

  • Fri, 09-18-2015 - 7:00PM - 9:00PM

    Free Family Movie Night (at dusk)

    Come see PADDINGTON at the Garwood Family Center Y field (Rain date Saturday, September 19).  Movie begins at dusk (approx. 7:00pm).  Presented by: Westfield Area Y, Spencer Bank, the Westfield Area Chamber of Commerce and the Borough of Garwood

  • Wed, 09-30-2015 - 12:15PM - 2:15PM

    Lunch & Learn: Heart and Art of Caregiving

    Free for members and the community. This support group for both patients and caregivers explores ways to make your unique  relationship a source for personal growth using the simple tools of communication, openness, understanding and compassion. Discuss new and refreshing ways to unite two individuals in a nurturing situation to benefit both in surprisingly powerful ways. This group is peer-led by Marie and Bob Boswell. Registration required by 9/23 online or at the Welcome Center.

  • Fri, 10-02-2015 - 3:30PM - 11:59PM

    Fright Fest

    Teens in grades 6-12 can join us as Great Adventure transforms into a "scream park" with themed shows and attractions for FRIGHT FEST in addition to its world-class thrill rides. Includes admission, transportation and in-park chaperones.  Raindate: 10/16.  For more information, contact Marty Collett at mcollett@westfieldynj.org or x405.

  • Thu, 10-08-2015 - 8:15AM - 8:00PM

    Adult Trip to BOTANICAL GARDENS

    Register by 9/30!  For lovers of art and/or nature, this trip is not to be missed! The “Frida Kahlo: Art, Garden, Life” exhibit features a rare display of more than a dozen original Kahlo paintings and works on paper. This limited engagement also recreates the iconic artist’s famed garden and studio at the Casa Azul, her lifelong home in Mexico City. Bus leaves the Lord & Taylor parking lot at 8:15AM. Fee includes bus, admission, and a guided tour of the Kahlo exhibit. Bring your own lunch or purchase on-site. Register online or at the Welcome Center.

  • Wed, 10-21-2015 - 12:30PM - 2:00PM

    Lunch & Learn: Fall Prevention

    Natalie Capoccia, In-Store Dietitian at ShopRite of Garwood, discusses special nutrient needs and specific foods to keep your  mind and body healthy as you age. Learn about the “super” foods that can help improve brain function and memory. Bring your own lunch; drinks and dessert are provided. Register online or at the Welcome Center by 10/17.

  • Fri, 10-30-2015 - 5:00AM - 10:30PM

    Member Appreciation Day

    THANK YOU to our members!  Enjoy a free gift when you visit the Y today.

  • Thu, 12-24-2015 - 3:00PM

    Holiday Early Closing

    The Westfield Area Y closes at 3:00PM Christmas Eve.

  • Fri, 12-25-2015 (All day)

    Holiday Closing

    The Westfield Area Y is closed for Christmas.

  • Thu, 12-31-2015 - 6:00PM

    Holiday Early Closing

    The Westfield Area Y closes at 6:00PM New Year's Eve.

  • Fri, 01-01-2016 - 10:00AM - 4:00PM

    Holiday Hours for New Year's Day

    Start your year of healthy living with a visit to the Y on New Year's Day 10:00-4:00PM!

  • Sat, 04-30-2016 - 1:00PM - 4:00PM

    Healthy Kids Day

    FREE for members and the community!  Healthy Kids Day is where everyone builds on a lifetime of healthy fun!  Last year, special activities included: inflatable obstacle course, carnival games, arts & crafts, Aquaducks Synchronized Swim Show, healthy treats & other giveaways, Toddler Playhouse, fun fitness challenges, camp open house, Westfield Rescue Squad ambulance tours, Overlook Teddy Bear Clinic (bring a stuffed animal!), Stew Leonard III Children’s Charities reading and appearance by Stewie the Duck … and more community activities & information!

    Click here for photos from past events

    Healthy Kids Day is the Y’s national initiative to improve the health and well-being of families by celebrating and teaching good health for kids, encouraging active play and inspiring a lifetime love of physical activity.  HEALTHY KIDS DAY is where kids & families get a jump on a lifetime of healthy fun!

  • Mon, 07-04-2016 (All day)

    Holiday Closing

    The Westfield Area Y is closed for July 4.

  • Wed, 09-07-2016 (All day)

    Holiday Closing

    The Westfield Area Y is closed for Labor Day.

MEMBER SPOTLIGHT

THIS IS MY Y: Mariella Foley

"The Y is about the well-being of our family in many ways...there is so much to the Y!"

PROGRAM SPOTLIGHT

TOGETHERHOOD

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OUR HOURS AND LOCATIONS

 
(908) 233-2700 (908) 233-2700 (908) 233-2700 (908) 301-1616 (908) 654-8460 (908) 233-2700 (908) 709-7283
220 Clark street,
Westfield, NJ,
07090
220 Clark Street,
Westfield, NJ,
07090
111 Ferris Place,
Westfield, NJ,
07090
500 East Street,
Garwood, NJ,
07027
170 Elm Street,
Westfield, NJ,
07090
422 East Broad Street,
Westfield, NJ,
07090
220 Walnut Avenue,
Cranford, NJ,
07016
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7:00AM-8:00PM

 

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OUR MISSION

The Westfield Area Y is a nonprofit human service organization dedicated to developing the full potential of every individual and family in the communities it serves through programs that build healthy spirit, mind and body for all.