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Learn, Grow and Strive - Scotch Plains YMCA
The Fanwood-Scotch Plains YMCA is participating in Y Arts Week at their main facility located at 1340 Martine Avenue in Scotch Plains. The week beginning October 3, 2011 – October 9, 2011 will display an array of artwork for all to view as well as special creative lessons in Photography, Culinary Arts, Knitting, Guitar, Mosaics, Ballroom Dancing and more!
Come and celebrate the week by attending one or more of the following displays or lessons:
Monday, October 3rd - will feature an Artwork Display by Sandra Cerchio at 10:00am, Artwork Display by Connie Pikowski at 11:00am, Digital Photography – Beyond the Basics at Noon and Culinary Arts – Kids cooking with Jackie Leischer from 3:30-4:15pm.
Wednesday, October 5th - will feature the Knitting Club at 10:00am and Artwork with Cathy Harris at 6:00pm.
Thursday, October 6th - will feature an Artwork display by Marion Durette in our lobby and Artwork by Mary Sue Schwab in our Cafe, Guitar lesson with John LaGrecca from 12:00p - 1:00pm and Mosaics with Kelly Marie Albanese in our Café at 7:00pm.
Friday, October 7th - will feature an Artwork display by Marion Durette and Mary Sue Schwab and ballroom dancing with Megan Moran at 8:00pm.
Saturday, October 9th - will feature pictures with Marianne Iannitto at 11:00am.
The Y is the nation’s leading nonprofit committed to strengthening communities through youth development, healthy living and social responsibility. Financial assistance is available to those who qualify.
More About Fanwood-Scotch Plains YMCA
With a main facility on Martine Avenue and a second childcare facility on Grand Street in Scotch Plains, The Fanwood-Scotch Plains YMCA is host to a wide variety of activities and programs for members of all ages, races, faiths, cultures and needs since 1946. The Fanwood-Scotch Plains YMCA offers diverse programs for seniors, adults, teens, tweens and children. Its state-licensed childcare and preschool programs features the Creative Curriculum as well as enrichment programs which foster the intellectual, physical, and character development of each child. Kinder Wrap, Before School, and After School programs provide a continuance of care for school age children.
The YMCA offers aquatics and gymnastics lessons, competitive training for children of all ages and a variety of youth sports. Summer day camps and one-week specialty camps give children the opportunity to enjoy a wide range of activities in a safe, caring environment. Adults can take advantage of group exercise and water fitness programs, or work out in the state-of-the-art wellness center.
An Assistance Fund is available to those who are unable to utilize the YMCA's services due to financial hardships.