About Our Y
At the Westfield Area YMCA, strengthening community is our cause.
With a focus on developing the potential of kids, improving individual health and well-being, and giving back and supporting our neighbors, being a part of the Y will bring about meaningful change not just within yourself but in your community. Every day, we work side-by-side with our neighbors to make sure that everyone, regardless of age, ability, income or background, has the opportunity to learn, grow and thrive.
You will find a welcoming and supportive community at the Westfield Area YMCA.
Here is where parents find a safe and nurturing environment for their children, families come together to spend quality time, and adults of every age connect with their community, build strong relationships and learn to live a healthier life.
Spring Session 1 Starts
March 1, 2020 @ 7:00 am - 7:01 am
220 Clark St, Westfield, NJ 07090, USA
Dance Like a Rockette
March 6, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
This is your chance to train like a Rockette! Start with a Rockette-influenced warm up and then learn Rockette terminology, choreography, and of course, how to do their famous eye high kicks! Class is led by a Westfield Area YMCA Dance Academy who is an alumni of the Rockettes Summer Intensive Program. No dance experience required. $15 benefits the Annual Support Campaign. Register by 3/2. Ages 6-adult. Location: Dance Academy Studio, Garwood Family Center YMCA.
School Age Child Care (Westfield) Open House and Registration
March 7, 2020 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 am
School Age Child Care, Westfield, Main Y Facility.
Ski/Snowboard Trip-Hunter Mountain
March 8, 2020 @ 6:00 am - 7:00 pm
Families are welcome! Fee includes lift ticket, coach bus and chaperones. The bus leaves from Edison & Roosevelt Schools at 6:00AM and returns at 7:00PM. All participants must follow the link below to the Google form and fill out before registration.
Arthritis Facts and Solutions
March 11, 2020 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Free and open to the community. A licensed physical therapist from AmeriCare Physical Therapy will share information on the different types of arthritis with an in-depth look at the causes, symptoms, and treatment options. There will be a free screening for all attendees. Register by 3/10.
Overlook Medical Center Healthy Avenues Van
March 12, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Colon Health education; BMI and glucose screenings
5th Grade Dance Party
March 13, 2020 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Hang out with friends or mix with new ones! Our DJ team will spin great music, run games, and have plenty of giveaways. A 5th Grade Event Form with parent signature required (one form is valid for school year).
March Y Lifeguard Certification Course
March 15, 2020 @ 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
This course will take place on 3/15, 3/22, and 3/29. Gain the knowledge, skills, and certification to be a lifeguard and a professional rescuer! This Course also includes the American Safety and Health Institute (ASHI) Basic Life Support (BLS) First Aid, and Emergency Oxygen Administration Certification. Passing a free physical skills test by one week prior to course is required before registering for course.
100% attendance required. Must be at least 16 yrs. of age by last day of the course. Fees are non-refundable. Register at Welcome Center.
Member Appreciation Day
March 17, 2020
Visit us at the Main Y to receive something special.
Spring Fling Masters Swim Meet
March 22, 2020 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
12:00PM warm up, 12:45PM start. This meet will be sanctioned by USMS. Swimmers may enter a maximum of five individual events and two relay events. Heats run slowest to fastest based on entry time mixed Men and Women. NT entries will not be accepted. Refreshments will be sold. The event is free to spectators. Swimmers who enter 3 events or more will receive a free T-shirt. Shirts will also be available to purchase. Proceeds benefit the Annual Support Campaign.
There will be 10 minute breaks after events 3, 7, 10, and 13 for warm up and warm down. Event Schedule: #1 - 200 Y Medley Relay; #2 - 200 Y Free; #3 - 100 Y IM; #4 - 50 Y Fly; #5 - 200 Y Breast; #6 - 100 Y Free; #7- 50 Y Back; #8 - 100 Y Fly; #9 - 200 Y IM; #10 - 200 Y Back; #11 - 50 Y Breast; #12 - 500 Y Free; #13 - 100 Y Back; #14 - 50 Y Free; #15 - 200 Y Fly; #16 - 100 Y Breast; #17 - 200 Y Free Relay
Jersey Mike's Day of Giving
March 25, 2020
Tell your friends and eat at Jersey Mike's! On this day, 100% of sales at the 144 E. Broad St., Westfield location benefit the Annual Support Campaign.