The YMCA of Montclair is in the process of raising funds for an imaginative and accessible public playground. The project will break ground this summer behind the Y’s Geyer Family Branch at 159 Glenridge Ave in Montclair.
During the week of June 24, 2019, the YMCA of Montclair will host Safety Around Water which is a learn to swim week at the Park Street and Geyer Family Branch. For a $25 registration fee, children ages 6 months+ through adults can take FREE swim classes. Also the Geyer Family Branch will offer children the opportunity to try out a few of its great classes in cooking, dance, art, and sports.
Registration is now open for the Montclair Run, a family friendly event on Sunday, June 2 that includes a USATF certified 10K and a 2-Mile Fun Run/Walk.
Join the YMCA of Montclair for our Annual Meeting on May 15 as we celebrate our successes of the past year and look forward to an exciting year ahead.
The Geyer Family Branch of the YMCA of Montclair is ‘springing’ into action bringing new programs for youth ages 7-9 for Spring II, 2019. Additionally, beginning with the start of the Spring II session on April 29, 2019 both the Geyer Family Branch and Park Street Branches of the YMCA of Montclair will offer swim lessons that are open to the community.
Healthy Kids Day on April 27th! Healthy Kids day is a national Y event that encourages kids and their families to create healthy habits together, especially as we enter the summer months.
The YMCA of Montclair is hosting a series of events in celebration of Black History Month that are free and open to the community. All events are held at the Y’s Park Street Branch at 25 Park Street or Geyer Family Branch at 159 Glenridge Ave, both in Montclair.
The YMCA of Montclair announced the opening of its new Functional Training Studio, a state-of-the-art workout space that includes an Assault Air Runner Treadmill, Assault Air Bike, Power Rack with assorted Bumper Plates, Kettlebells and Rack, Torque Bridge unit, 10 TRX Straps, Power Sled, Medicine Balls, Slam Balls, and an Antigravity Suspension Trainer.
The YMCA of Montclair welcomed three newly elected members to its Board of Directors at its October 2018 Board meeting.
The McMullen Family Foundation, and Kate Stanton Paule and Leslie Wallace who lead the Montclair Public School Transition to Adulthood program are this year’s honorees at the YMCA of Montclair's 1891 Gala on Friday, October 26, 2018 from 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm at the Valley Regency in Clifton.
Join us on September 15, 2018 from 7:30-10pm for Glow After Dark Family Edition, a healthy way for kids ages 6+ and their families to get their glow on. The event is at our Park Street Branch.
Join us for the YMCA of Montclair Annual Meeting on May 16, 2018 at the YMCA of Montclair's Geyer Family Branch.
Two swimmers captured titles, two team records were broken, and one more swimmer qualified for the national championships, as the YMCA of Montclair Dolphins swim team punctuated a highly successful season at the recent SunKissed Invitational Junior/Senior Swimming Championships of the USA in Charlotte, N.C.
On June 3, 2018, the YMCA of Montclair and the Montclair Recreation Department will host the 36th Montclair Run. The event is a great way for individuals, families and runners of all abilities to support an active lifestyle while giving back to the community. The Montclair Run includes a USATF certified10K and a 2 Mile Fun Run/Walk.
On Saturday, April 21, 2018, the YMCA of Montclair is holding a free community event from 3:30 - 5:30pm at their Park Street Branch to inspire more kids to keep their minds and bodies active at the annual YMCA’s Healthy Kids Day®, the Y’s national initiative to improve health and well-being for kids and families.
April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month. The YMCA of Montclair is marking Child Abuse Prevention Month with Five Days of Action the week of April 16, 2018, to prevent child sexual abuse.
Two swimmers were crowned state champions, two others qualified for the upcoming national championships, and two team relay records were smashed, as the YMCA of Montclair Dolphins swim team reached new heights at recent state championships meets.
We are deeply saddened by the passing of Carol Kearney on March 16, 2018. Carol was a mainstay of the YMCA of Montclair community for over 37 years.
At the YMCA Bronze Championships, 31 YMCA of Montclair Dolphins swimmers racked up 51 top 10 finishes, with many achieving personal bests or qualifying for additional championship meets. Overall, the boys finished 4th out of 16 teams, and the girls 6th out of 17 teams.
The youngest members of the YMCA of Montclair Dolphins swim team shined as they turned in fantastic performances at the state championships for swimmers ages 8 and under.
The YMCA of Montclair is hosting a series of events in celebration of Black History Month in 2018. All events are free and open to the community. All events are held at the Y’s Park Street Branch at 25 Park Street or the Geyer Family Branch at 159 Glenridge Ave, both in Montclair.
The YMCA of Montclair has named Buddy Evans as its new President and Chief Executive Officer, effective March 5, 2018. Evans will succeed former President and CEO Jo Ann Short and Interim President and CEO Tim Weidman.
Members of the YMCA of Montclair Dolphins swim team turned in outstanding performances in two major meets that were held just before the 2017 Christmas break.