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"A Night Under the Stars" Sponsors

Sep 21, 2018
Thank you to our generous sponsors!

Bain Capital

Eastern Insurance Group



J.P. Morgan Chase & Co.


The Bachman Family

Childhood Obesity is a Family Affair

Jane Carroll, Health & Wellness Director

Sep 14, 2018

September is Childhood Obesity Awareness Month, and while the dangers of childhood obesity are well chronicled, many families need support changing their families’ habits with the goal of overweight and obese children obtaining and maintaining a healthy weight.

Discover What You Can Do at the West Suburban YMCA, Newton MA

Fall 2018 Programs

Aug 23, 2018

Discover what you can do at the Y! We can help your busy schedule “fall” into place as you transition into a new school year.



WSYMCA Announces Safety Around Water Open House on August 11th

Jack Fucci

Jul 19, 2018

There is a list of basic life skills all parents instinctively know they must teach their children to keep them safe and healthy. It includes habits like looking both ways before crossing the street, washing your hands with soap and water and eating the right amount of fruits and vegetables every day.

LIVESTRONG: The Golden Ticket

Deb Hemley

Jun 25, 2018

I recently graduated from the LiveStrong program at the West Suburban YMCA. And when I say, graduated, I mean that both literally and figuratively.

The program ran for 12-weeks with two 75-90 minute sessions per week and included cardiovascular conditioning, strength training, balance, and flexibility exercises.

YMCA summer camp in Massachusetts

Five Reasons Why Kids Should Attend Summer Camp

Jun 14, 2018

YMCA camp programs offer a fun and unique experience that give children and teens the opportunity to have their #BestSummerEver! Here are five reasons why your kids should attend summer camp:

Community Award Winners Announced at Annual Meeting

Jack Fucci

May 31, 2018

Thank you to everyone who joined us at the Annual Dinner & Awards Celebration on May 24, 2018 and congratulations to the following volunteers, members, community partners and staff:

The Village Bank is the presenting sponsor for the West Suburban YMCA's Annual Golf Tournament

Thank You - Golf Tournament Sponsors

Development Office

May 11, 2018
Village Bank Presenting Thank You Village Bank for being our Golf Presenting Sponsor since 2014!
Karen DiGiovanni

May is National Water Safety Month

May 01, 2018

Take the Safe Swimmer Pledge!

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Healthy Kids Day, West Suburban YMCA in Newton, MA.

Inspiring Kids to Lead Active Lifestyles

Apr 18, 2018

Healthy Kids Day

Saturday, April 28, 2:30-4:30 p.m.

The Y wants to ensure all kids in Newton and the surrounding communities thrive through healthy eating habits and physical activity. Because when a child is happy, healthy, motivated and excited, something amazing will inevitably result. As children grow and reach their true potential, they can accomplish great things.