Explore New Fall Programs for Teens at The Summit Area YMCA

Explore New Fall Programs for Teens at The Summit Area YMCA

Looking for something fun and safe for your teen to do after school? Join the Teen Center at the Summit Area YMCA. We offer engaging and educational programs, special events, workshops and trips to help teens discover and explore their interests and talents outside the classroom. At the Y, we’re committed to keeping teens involved in a variety of fun activities that not only build healthy bodies, but stronger minds too!

From Homework Help to Yoga, Football to Cooking, the Y has something for every teen and every teen interest. Our current Fall lineup includes offerings at both the Summit and Berkeley Heights branches:

• Homework Helpers - Berkeley Heights YMCA
• Teen Chef - Central Presbyterian Church - Summit YMCA
• Teen Yoga - Central Presbyterian Church - Summit YMCA 
• Teen Series (Parties, Speakers, Service Projects) - Summit YMCA
• Martial Arts - Summit YMCA
• Football Clinic - Summit YMCA
• After School Sports - Summit YMCA
• 8th Grade Leadership Club - Summit YMCA
• Achievers (Career and College Prep) Summit YMCA
• VounTEENs - Summit YMCA
• Teen Center - Summit YMCA
• JDHS Leadership (In School Program) - Summit YMCA 

The transitional period between teenager to adulthood can be exciting and sometimes challenging! Whether it be navigating new complicated relationships or figuring out what to do after high school, our trained staff at the Summit Area YMCA can help guide your teen.  We can inspire them to learn a new hobby, help get them involved in community projects or prepare for college…  The Y is also a safe space for your teen to hang out with their peers, discuss concerns, find solutions and so much more!

For additional details on our Teen programs or to register for a Fall class, go to thesay.org/teens

Registration for Fall Programs begins on August 13 for YMCA members and August 20 for non-members. For more information on available programs or how you can get involved, contact:

Chris Miree
Teen & Youth Director
Summit YMCA
(908)273-3330 Ext. 1140

Francesca Garrard
Program Director
Berkeley Heights YMCA
(908)464-8373 Ext. 2020


About the Summit Area YMCA

The Summit Area YMCA is one of the area’s leading 501(c)3 charitable organizations. Founded in 1886, the Summit Area YMCA has a history steeped in working side-by-side with our neighbors to ensure that everyone, regardless of age, income and background, has the opportunity to learn, grow and thrive. Each year, we serve more than 10,000 individuals with our free and fee-based programs and services in an area spanning the communities of Berkeley Heights, New Providence, Millburn, Springfield, Short Hills, Summit, Gillette, and Stirling. Through the generosity of our members, donors, and partners, we are able to offer financial assistance for our programs and services to those with demonstrated need.