Y-Zone Club of Greater Morristown YMCA to be New Adventure Destination for Middle Schoolers


MORRISTOWN, NJ - There’s a new buzz in town as word spreads about the Y-Zone Club that promises to be the new adventure destination for middle school youth in grades 6 to 8.

Opening September 6, 2016 the Y Zone Club is a place for middle schoolers to thrive as they engage in intramural team sports, confidence-building activities, explore their creativity or just chill with their friends after a structured day at school.

Fun and fitness will abound as sixth through eighth graders pursue current interests and discover new ones in a supervised, semi-structured atmosphere.

Sign Up for E-News

Indoor and outdoor activities include movie premier day, music appreciation, snack shack, gaga world and Giant Jenga. Ping pong, air hockey, volleyball and dance contests will add to exciting afternoons at the Y-Zone Club.

The Y-Zone Club is located at The Greater Morristown Youth Annex, 25 Saddle Road in Cedar Knolls, a brand new 6,000 square foot facility with a basketball gym and two bright and cheery activity rooms on a tree-lined cul-de-sac. Three acres of park-like grounds promise outdoor excitement with sports fields, a gaga pit and a ropes course.

The Youth Annex is already home to Y-Zone Camp, a brand new experience where over 450 children are participating in its inaugural summer.

Y-Zone Club is offered Monday through Thursday from 3:00pm to 6:00pm; Fridays from 3:00pm to 8:00pm through May 31st and Saturdays (Sept. to Nov. only) from 3:00pmto 5:00pm.

Middle schoolers can participate in the Y-Zone Club as many days a week as they wish for one low monthly fee. Transportation to the Y-Zone Club may be available.

According to Carol Armour, CEO of the Y, “The Greater Morristown YMCA has always recognized the importance of engaging youth in positive and healthy ways with programs designed around their diverse needs and interests.” Adding, “The Y-Zone will provide a safe, sound and fun-filled environment for middle school students.”

For more information, visit gmyzone.org, email info@gmyzone.org or call 973-267-0704 ext. 19.

TAP Into Another Town's News:

You May Also Be Interested In

Sign Up for E-News

East Hanover/Florham Park

Stigma-Free Morris County: Acting Group Educates About Mental Illness, Stigma

May 21, 2018

DENVILLE, N.J.- Using improvisational theater, the Mental Health Players teach their audiences to recognize the signs, symptoms and stigma suffered by people with mental illness by creating real-life scenarios of their interactions with family members and their community.

The group will perform THIS THURSDAY, May 23 at 7 p.m. at St. Francis Residential Community, 122 ...

Food to Travel For - Two Jersey Shore Dining Hot Spots in National Limelight for Specialty Eats

May 21, 2018

BELMAR, NJ — Two Belmar specialty eateries have made the national food-hopping map. Coney Waffle Ice Cream and Sweet Shop on Ocean Avenue and Hoagitos in Belmar Plaza are featured this month on television shows touting what makes them stand out from the rest.

The over-the-top ice cream creations of Coney Waffle are in the spotlight in Viceland’s “The Ice Cream Show” in ...

A.J. Perri Helping Veterans in Need - Again

May 18, 2018

TINTON FALLS, NJ – A.J. Perri is back helping veterans in need – this time launching a search for veterans and their families through a partnership with ABC-TV.

As part of the A.J. Perri Cares Program, a lucky New Jersey veteran and their family will receive air conditioning/heating relief this summer.

"They fought for our country, and their families sacrificed," said ...


AtlantiCast: Episode 15

On this week’s AtlantiCast, learn some important tips for controlling and avoiding diabetes from an Atlantic Health System expert, see how Atlantic Health is advancing cutting-edge research, hear what’s being done to keep health care environmentally friendly and much more!


Upcoming Events


Sun, June 3, 9:00 AM

ShopRite of Greater Morristown , Morristown


Sun, June 3, 11:30 AM

Florham Mansion - Fairleigh Dickinson University , Madison

American Girl Luncheon

Arts & Entertainment Giving Back Home & Garden Other

Wed, June 6, 7:00 PM

Livingston Public Library, Livingston

Mindfulness Approach to Stress

Health & Wellness

TAPinto Featured Franchisee: Steve Lenox of TAPinto Paterson

This week's feature will focus on TAPinto Paterson's franchisee, Steve Lenox. Find out how the current owner of a public affairs firm went from a former State Director for Senator Frank Lautenberg to a proud TAPinto franchisee for New Jersey's third largest city.


Q. When did you join TAPinto.net?

I joined TAPinto.net in September, ...

Hanover Park Genocide Studies Classes Visit Holocaust Survivors

May 22, 2018

EAST HANOVER, N.J.- As the school year is coming to an end and June approaches, one thing that is for sure is that the classes are only participating in more activities, service projects, and taking on bigger and better tasks when it comes to the History Department. Last month Genocide Studies teacher, Jamie Boszko was featured for her project that began collecting buttons to ...


Beverly Jean (Charlton) Weimar, of Ship Bottom, and Florham Park, New Jersey passed away on March ...
Read more

Rocky Marciano, Jr. Unveils Rocky Marciano Wine at Par 440 on May 31

May 24, 2018

A Champion’s Commitment. The Taste of Excellence.

The wine will be unveiled at an invitation only event at PAR 440 Restaurant and Lounge in Short Hills, NJ, attended by Rocky Marciano, Jr.   

PAR 440 is the perfect venue for hosting the unveiling of the wine. The restaurant built by Mario LaVecchia, is decidedly modern with old school charm, and features amazing ...