Category Archives: Summer

Youth Tennis Clinics

Looking for a Tennis program to help strengthen and refine your child’s skill? Look no further than Youth Tennis Clinics at JCC Greater Boston.  Led by JCC Tennis Director and Boston College Assistant Women’s Coach, Doug Maynard, each week-long clinic will provide instruction and play within a progressive format using red, orange, green, and yellow balls designed for different ages and abilities.

For ages 8-14. Early bird pricing ends May 1st. Non-member cost is $265.00/member cost is $225.00. For more information and to register, visit bostonjcc.org/tennisclinics or contact youthtennisclinics@jccgb.org.

Weekly sessions run Monday-Friday from June 21st – August 27th, 8:00 am – 12:45 pm (depending on age).

333 Nahanton Street, Newton

Summer Camp at the John M Barry Boys & Girls Club

This summer the John M Barry Boys & Girls Club of Newton will feature endless age-appropriate activities that include a summer full of Fine Arts, Coding, and Animation. Programs will capture your camper’s imagination and teach new skills throughout the summer.

The Club will also have great outdoor opportunities like Archery, Athletics or even testing solar energy devices that will help campers build friendships and engage in the different possibilities that the Camp has to offer in a safe, healthy and positive environment. Come and enjoy the fun! Register Today! https://www.newtonbgc.com/summercamp2021.

Summer program options for your middle or high school student

For guidance on finding the right summer program for your middle or high school student, visit TeenSummerExpos.com

You’ll find a curated group of top summer opportunities listed by the child’s interests as well as virtual programs that kids can do during the school year. You can also get free personal guidance by phone to help you choose.

New Summer Sports Offerings from NCE

NCE is excited to offer expanded in-person summer sport camp opportunities for middle schoolers and rising high schoolers! Space is limited and scholarships are available!

Some of the expanded offerings include Flag Football, All Sports, Cross-Country Running and Swimming Clinics as well as their traditional offerings of:
Archery
Baseball
Basketball
Dance
Field Hockey
Lacrosse
Parkour
Softball
Tennis
Volleyball
Pre-season clinics for Field Hockey and Soccer

Check out the NCE 2021 Summer Catalogue for more information.

What’s Happening at the West Suburban YMCA

Thinking about joining the Y?
Spin & Win! Now is a great time to join the Y! During the month of March, prospective members can spin a wheel and receive a prize. Prizes include 5% off three months of membership, a complimentary massage, and many other prize options. Visit https://www.wsymca.org/join-the-y/membership-promotion to learn more.

Learn about Overnight Camp!
This summer is a great time to send your kids to the Y’s overnight camp, Camp Frank A. Day in East Brookfield, MA. At overnight camp, kids learn how to be more independent while also forming strong bonds and friendships. Adventure awaits! The Y is now offering Mini Camp sessions where freshmen campers between the ages of 7-10 can try out the overnight camp experience for just a week at a time rather than committing to the full three week session.

Refer a new camper to Camp Frank A. Day and you’ll each receive $200 off your camp fees. Referring two friends? You’ll get $400 off camp fees! Learn more about the Y’s summer camps at https://www.wsymca.org/camps

Register for Late Spring Programs
Session runs April 26th – June 20th . The Y remains committed to helping you and your family stay active, engaged, and safe. Stay active as a family by signing up for swimming, sports, music, and fitness programs! The Y also offers the option to “Create A Class,” where participants can form a group, such as a family, bubble, or cohort, to create their own custom class, including sports, aquatics, and fitness. Visit the Y’s website for more details and to view a full catalog of offerings at https://www.wsymca.org/find-a-program

Current Hours of Operation
Monday – Thursday, 5:30 am – 9:00 pm
Friday, 5:30 am – 8:00 pm
Saturday and Sunday, 7:00 am – 4:00 pm

Financial Assistance is always available for Y Memberships and Programs
The West Suburban YMCA is a non-profit charitable organization and it is their mission to never turn anyone away due to an inability to pay. Please contact our Membership Department at 617-244-6050 ext. 3653 for financial assistance with membership or program participation.

Safety Protocols and Procedures
The West Suburban YMCA is operating in accordance with all guidelines and recommendations outlined by the CDC, the state of Massachusetts, and local health authorities. Visit the Y’s reopening guide for more about the West Suburban YMCA’s new protocols.