Join Us for 20% Summer Savings, All Summer Long!


Kick off your summer right! Join the Berkeley Heights YMCA or the Summit YMCA this Summer and enjoy 20% monthly savings on your membership dues for the months of June, July & August! The earlier you join, the more you save! Cool off, relax, have fun and join a community that cares about you and your well-being. Promotion ends August 15, 2019.

100+ group exercise classes

Find your passion or try something new! The Y offers over 100+ group exercise and fitness classes EACH WEEK for all ages, all levels and all interests. From low-impact exercise like Ageless Grace and Shallow Water Arthritis to LES MILLS™ programs like CXWORX and BODY COMBAT, we offer High Intensity Interval Training classes like INSANITY and Cardio HIIT, indoor cycling and rowing, more relaxing classes like Vinyasa Yoga & Pilates and so much more! There's something for everybody, no matter what your schedule or exercise style is like.




state of the art fitness equipment

From the best in the industry and some brands you may not have heard of *yet*. The Berkeley Heights YMCA & the Summit YMCA mean business when it comes to equipment and free weights. We offer free customized demos to help members make the most of their individual workouts! Our Wellness Staff is qualified and trained to explain and demonstrate all the equipment found in our Fitness & Wellness Centers, along with the ability to recommend exercise routines and circuit plans. 




At the Y we have professional trainers and coaches whose sole purpose is to help you reach your wellness goals in both mind and body! We offer a variety of opportunities in personal training, small group training, wellness navigation, nutrition coaching and more for you to become a healthier version of yourself. Each session is tailored completely to your needs, goals and even mood! You have our full attention, and we are here to help build not just muscle, but confidence with ongoing support and motivation that will help keep you on track in your wellness journey.




A complimentary service to our members, we provide up to two hours of free supervised playtime in a safe, enriching environment through non-structured, age appropriate play activities so your little one can develop social skills while you make time for your own development. The safety of your children is our top priority. Parents, teachers and students with education and training in child development make up our team of dedicated staff. Strict reference and background checks are conducted on all YMCA staff and volunteers. All staff are required to be trained in and certified in infant and adult CPR and First Aid.




Is group exercise not your thing? We'll always have good old fashion sports. The Y offers a variety of sports and recreation programs for all ages, all levels and all interests. Open Gym at the Summit YMCA runs at least twice a day, where you can enjoy hours of basketball, volleyball, soccer and more. We also have sessions for pickleball and tennis players, and plenty of other sports clinics throughout the year.





lap swim, LESSONS & water exercise*

The Summit YMCA has two heated indoor 25 yard pools for lap swim, group exercise and swim lessons. Lap Swim is available multiple times a day, everyday. But there's more than lap swimmers making waves in our pools! The Summit YMCA also offers variety of water fitness classes. From prenatal to parent & child to senior arthritis to Ai Chi and more, including family swim where you can enjoy the water with your kids. Looking for swim lessons? We've got those too! Click below to find a time that works best for you! *Not yet available at the Berkeley Heights YMCA, but coming soon!






So much more! Search through our website and social media to find out all the latest and greatest going on in our Ys! From youth programs to seniors, teens to adults, free programs to paid clinics, we have truly have it all. Whether you are seeking to build muscle, lose weight, becoming more healthy in general, learn a new skill, find community, embrace diversity or get involved with the cause, we strive continually to provide staff, programs, resources and equipment that can best help you to achieve your goals!



We can't wait to meet you! For more information, to schedule a tour, or to register to become a member, click on a link below, contact us or come visit us in-person!

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As always, financial assistance is also available.


 Questions? Contact the membership team at the branch you are interested in joining!

Maria Nolting

Membership Director
(908)464-8373 Ext. 2024




Pam Halpin

Senior Director of Strategic Innovation & Membership
(908)273-3330 Ext. 1134





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, Gillette, Millburn, New Providence, Short Hills, Springfield, Stirling and Summit. 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.