Variety Youth Sports

 


The Summit Area YMCA has sports programs for all ages, designed to develop fundamental skills while learning game rules where applicable, strategy, sportsmanship, teamwork and more.


AFTERSCHOOL GYM CLASS

Stay active with the Y’s afterschool gym class. Play different sports like basketball, soccer, floor hockey and football. Learn new skills each week, meet friends, teamwork and more!

SUMMIT YMCA
9/7-10/26 | WED | 4:00-4:45 PM
MP: $125 | NMP: $220
AGES 6-10

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BOWLING

Bowling classes provide a foundation and introduction to bowling that is rooted in fun, fitness, and fundamentals. Participants will learn the basic rules of the game and practice different bowling techniques!

SUMMIT YMCA
9/12-10/31 | MON | 4:30-5:15 PM
MP: $125 | NMP: $220
AGES 7-9

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FAMILY & ME PLAYGROUND

Enjoy open playtime in our gym set-up with mats, balls, hula hoops, trikes and more to spend quality fun time together and connect with other families. We’ll all gather around for circle time, read a story and play music to improve motor, social, language and cognitive skills! Parent/guardian participation required to provide direction and safety.

BERKELEY HEIGHTS YMCA
9/6-10/25 | TUE | 9:00-10:00 AM
MP: $125 | NMP: $220
AGES 0-5

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SUMMIT YMCA
9/7-10/26 | WED | 9:00-10:00 AM
MP: $125 | NMP: $220
AGES 0-5

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GOLF CLINICS

Interested in advancing your child’s golf skills? The Summit Area YMCA runs indoor golf clinics for youth ages 6-9. Our golf training clinics are designed to further develop and fine tune golf fundamentals while learning strategy and sportsmanship.

BERKELEY HEIGHTS YMCA
9/8-10/27 | THU | 4:00-4:45 PM
MP: $125 | NMP: $220
AGES 6-7

9/8-10/27 | THU | 4:45-5:30 PM
MP: $125 | NMP: $220
AGES 8-9

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PEE WEE INTRO TO SPORTS

Keep toddlers active with the Y’s intro to class. Children will play different sports, enhance motor skills, meet friends, and more!

SUMMIT YMCA
9/10-10/29 | SAT | 9:15-10:00 AM
MP: $125 | NMP: $220
AGES 2-3

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS YMCA
9/11-10/30 | SUN | 10:15-11:00 AM
MP: $125 | NMP: $220
AGES 2-3

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PICKLEBALL LESSONS

Pickleball combines elements of tennis, ping pong and badminton. A paddle sport created for all skill levels. The rules are simple and the game is easy to learn! Equipment is provided.

BERKELEY HEIGHTS YMCA
9/9-10/28 | FRI | 3:45-4:30 PM
MP: $125 | NMP: $220
AGES 7-9

9/9-10/28 | FRI | 4:30-5:15 PM
MP: $125 | NMP: $220
AGES 10-12

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Program questions?

Please contact Allison Zeimannat (908)273-3330 EXT. 1196 or allison.zeimann@thesay.org


LOOKING FOR MORE?

The Summit Area YMCA builds stronger communities with programs and services that help all individuals learn, grow, and thrive in a welcoming, inclusive environment. In fact, the Y offers activities and programs for everyone -- every day! Find the program that’s right for you by browsing our Program Guide or All Programs page.


FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE

The Summit Area YMCA works 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 15,000 individuals with our free and fee-based programs and services, through the generosity of our members, donors, and partners. Families with low or moderate household income or those who are experiencing financial hardship are encouraged to apply. Applicants must live or work in the Summit Area YMCA service area which includes Berkeley Heights, Gillette, Millburn, New Providence, Short Hills, Springfield, Stirling and Summit. Financial assistance can be used for membership, child care, summer camp, enrichment and sports programs where additional fees apply, such as soccer and swimming lessons.


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interested in becoming a Volunteer Coach?

We'd love to have you! The Summit Area YMCA is a cause-driven, volunteer-led organization. Our volunteers are advocates for a better tomorrow. We view them as shining examples of social responsibility selflessly sharing their time, talent and treasure to advance the Y’s cause and to make a meaningful difference in the lives of individuals and families locally.

All interested volunteers will be asked to fill out an application. Once your application is received, it will be forwarded to the Branch Volunteer Coordinator at your preferred location who will contact you within 48 hours to discuss your interests and schedule an interview. To ensure the highest level of safety for our members and children, we are very careful with our employee and volunteer selection. Most volunteer positions will require your completion of new volunteer paperwork and online training, along with reference checks and your approval for a criminal background check. Please contact us directly for more information.

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ACCESS ID CARDS

If you are entering the Y to pick-up or drop-off a program participant and are not a Y member, you’ll need an access ID card. Access ID cards are issued individually and are not transferrable. To receive your access ID card and take your photo, visit the membership desk of the Berkeley Heights YMCA or Summit YMCA.

A government issued photo ID must be presented for anyone over the age of 18. Prior to entering any YMCA facility, all visitors must complete our participation waiver online at www.thesay.org/waiver. After receiving your access ID card, you may use the SAY Mobile App to scan in for convenience. Click here for app download links, features, and FAQ, like how to add multiple barcodes.