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Senior Programs at Summit YMCAActive Older Adult Programs for Seniors









All branches will be closed an no classes will be held on Monday, September 1. Prices for classes are pro-rated.

 

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Active Older Adult Aquatic Classes

Many classes are suited to older adults within our Aquatic fitness class schedule.

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All classes are free to members, and are offered to non-members for a fee (8 week class session). All must register for classes either online or in person at the Summit YMCA.

For more information please contact Mary Loeser, Aquatic Fitness Director, 908 273 3330 x163, or email Mary.

Active Older Adult Book Club

  • Book Club

    FREE and open to all area seniors.

    First Tuesday of the month, for one hour
    The senior book club will meet in the Summit Room on the 3rd floor of the Summit Area YMCA. Helen's Bookshop in Summit will offer a 20% discount to book club members.

    Please RSVP to Lisa Meyers Community Program Coordinator 908-273-3330 Ext 1186 or Email Lisa.

    Day    Date    Time   
    Title    Author    View Flyer
    Tu
    June 9     12:15pm      "Giuliana's Way"     Albert M. Parillo   

    (Meet the Author)   

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Bridge

Open to the Community, Y membership not required. For more information, contact Lisa Meyers 908-273-3330 x1186, Email Lisa.

 

  • DUPLICATE BRIDGE
    Wednesdays from 12:30pm - 3:00 pm on the 3rd floor.

    Come enjoy a competitive game of duplicate bridge each week with your YMCA friends.

    Beginner lessons starting this Fall!

    FREE for all members
    $7 per week for non-members

Events & Day Trips

  • ARTHRITIS FOUNDATION EXERCISE PROGRAM
    One hour chair based class includes stretching, strength training and aerobic conditioning.

    Open to the community
    Fee: Y members: Free ; Non-members: $1 per class

    Day      Time Instructor
    T 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm Alice Stein
    Th 11:30 pm - 12:30 pm      Madelynn Clifford
  • KNIT AND CHAT

    Join us as we relax together while working on individual knitting projects. Learn to knit, finish items in your knitting basket, create beautiful items for family and friends or get a project back on track. Experienced instructor!

    Class is 1 hour and 30 minutes long.

Active Older Adult Knitting

Join us as we relax together while working on individual knitting projects among new friends. Finish items you’ve got in your knitting basket such as pretty scarves, mittens or baby blankets. Make beautiful items for family, friends or charity. Get a project back on track with some tips from the instructor or attendees. Try a more complex knitting stitch! Maybe knit socks?

Instructor will offer tips to keep your project moving ahead and help you as you start new projects. We’ll discuss what’s in the knitting news, new yarns and tools, how to pick the right size pattern. Bring your projects in process, and get ideas for new items. Yarn and tools information sheet will be provided.

For more information, contact Lisa Meyers 908 273 3330 x1186 or email Lisa.

  • Open Knitting Classes

Mah Jongg

Join your Summit YMCA friends each Friday for an afternoon of MAH JONGG. Connect with others and engage your mind with this fun, intelligent game that requires your concentration.

When:  Fridays
Where:  SUMMIT YMCA, 3rd Floor
Time:  12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Cost:  Free to members, $10 to non-members for 7 week session.

For more information, please call Lisa Meyers at 908 273 3330 x1186 or register for Mah Jongg at Member Services at 908 273 3330.
  • Mah Jongg

Active Older Adult Swim

  • Open Lap Swim
    Open swim for older adults, 65+, daily, during any scheduled adult lap swim. $10.00 for 5 visits. See the Membership Desk to sign up.
  • Aquatic Classes

    Many classes are suited to older adults within our Aquatic fitness class schedule.

    View all classes offered

    All classes are free to members, and are offered to non-members for a fee (8 week class session). All must register for classes either online or in person at the Summit YMCA.

    For more information please contact Mary Loeser, Aquatic Fitness Director, 908 273 3330 x163, or email Mary.

  • Active Older Adult Swim Lessons
    A low to intermediate impact aerobics class is held in the shallow end of the pool. Includes strength training and stretching exercises.

Active Older Adult Volunteer Opportunities

  • READING TO CHILDREN
    Would you like to volunteer reading to the Preschool or Kindergarten children? If so, we would love for you to share your reading skills. Bring a favorite book or we will supply one for you. You will bring joy to your heart and a smile to the kid's faces.

    Available times: Monday- Friday between 9:00-1:00.

    To arrange a date and time please contact Lisa Meyers, Community Program Coordinator 908-273-3330 ext 186 or Email Lisa.

Program Session

Summer 1 Programs Run

June 16 - July 20
Summer 2 Programs Run
July 21 - Aug. 25
Registration Begins
June 2
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Hours and Contact Us

Hours
Monday to Friday
5:00 am to 10:15 pm

Saturday
6:30 am to 8:00 pm

Sunday
7:00 am to 7:00 pm

67 Maple Street
Summit, NJ 07901

Contact us:
Ph: 908-273-3330
Fax: 908-273-0258
Email: Terri Clinton


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