Try Hockey For Free Day Coming to Union Sports Arena February 25th.
We invite boys and girls to Union Sports Arena on Saturday, February 25th for a Try Hockey For Free clinic as part of Come Play Hockey Month. Starting at 11:00am, local youth, ages 4 to 9, are encouraged to experience ice hockey for the first time and learn the basic skills in a fun, safe environment. No equipment is necessary, equipment will be provided for the players, but kids are encouraged to bring whatever gear they have.
To register for this Try Hockey For Free event, please visit www.TryHockeyForFree.com.
The Westfield Area YMCA invites the community to celebrate World Yoga Day with a theme of “Peaceful Warrior,” on Sunday, February 26th from 3:15 pm-5:15pm in the Weldon Room located at the Main Y Facility, 220 Clark Street.
Participants will focus on achieving and sharing inner peace using calming breathing techniques and soothing yoga meditation. This will be followed by a choice of yoga practice – restorative, chair yoga or lively asanas. All will come together for powerful Yoga nidra (deep relaxation) and a time for discussion. This special event is appropriate for first-time yoga attendees as well as those who have been practicing for many years.
A $25 contribution benefits the Y’s Annual Support Campaign for strong kids, families and seniors. Thanks to the Annual Support Campaign, each year the Westfield Area Y provides over $400,000 in direct financial assistance to individuals and families in need to enable their participation at the Y. Approximately 88% of scholarship awards enable children to attend child care and day camp programs while approximately 12% supports membership and program participation.
Advanced registration is recommended. Interested participants can register online at www.westfieldynj.org or at the Main Y Welcome Center, 220 Clark Street. Please contact Jean White at (908) 233-2700 x246 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.
The Westfield Area YMCA is pleased to offer a Balance Screening on Wednesday, March 8th from 12:30pm – 1:30pm at the Main Y Facility, 220 Clark Street in Westfield. This screening is free and open to the community.
It’s extremely important to work on balance to prevent falls and avoid injury, especially as we get older. Participants will do balance exercises and learn tips on fall prevention. This screening is done by Barbara Reuven, Physical Therapist from AmeriCare Physical Therapy. Light refreshments will be provided.
Registration is required and should be done by March 6th. Please register at the Main Y Welcome Center or call (908) 233-2700.