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Mission Moments: Camp

Apr 26, 2023

In 2022, the West Suburban YMCA distributed almost $179,000 in financial aid to children attending camp. Being surrounded by nature and new friends gives hope and security to children while they grow and learn each day.

New Social Activities at the WSYMCA! Join Us For Board Games and Our New Walking Club!

Erin Whitten

Apr 20, 2023

Board Games

In an era of smart phones and digital games, nothing beats sitting down at a table with friends for a game! Starting Monday, April 24th, we're bringing the old-fashioned fun of board games to our lobbies! 

West Suburban YMCA Joins Five Days of Action to Protect Children from Sexual Abuse

Apr 14, 2023

The West Suburban YMCA is participating in the Five Days of Action, April 24-28, 2022. The Five Days of Action is a weeklong campaign to raise awareness and inspire adults to take action to protect children from sexual abuse. The week will include staff training and pledge signing, providing family resources, and communication with membership and the community to raise awareness.

A Roaring Good Time with the Newton Robotics Teams!

Apr 06, 2023

Yesterday was quite the exciting day at our program, as we had the pleasure of hosting none other than the Newton North and Newton South Robotics Teams - and their award-winning robot! It was a day filled with excitement, learning, and most importantly, tons of fun.

Fun in the Sun: Newton's Church Street YMCA Celebrates Healthy Kids Day 2023

Apr 04, 2023

Attention, families in the Newton area! Are you ready for a day filled with laughter, learning, and loads of fun? The Church Street YMCA, located at 276 Church St, Newton, MA, invites you to join in on the excitement of Healthy Kids Day 2023, happening on Saturday, May 6th from 2-4 p.m.


Apr 03, 2023

Pickleball is the fastest growing sport worldwide, wonderful for all ages and skill levels. However, with the rise in popularity and the many people who play for hours upon hours day after day, there has been a spike in overuse and injuries. We want to help you stretch and strengthen your body to help improve your skills and stamina while preventing your risk of injuries.  

Camp At The Wells Ave Y Video!

Mar 31, 2023

Watch here, and see how your child wiull have the best summer ever at our NEWEST day camp!