Press Releases

August 16, 2018

CHATHAM, NJ - Rotary International District 7475 is inviting Rotarians, business professionals and community leaders who are interested in expanding business opportunities and making a positive difference locally and globally to its “Rotary Means Business” (RMB) networking social from 6p.m. o ...

Read more »

The Madison Area YMCA has perfect programs for preschoolers! The Enrichment department offers classes in music, crafts, Legos, STEM and cooking including Bake Boss Junior for children 18 months-3 years old. Parents and children bake delicious treats, from breakfast to dessert. Children learn the ...

Read more »

The Madison Area YMCA Rosettes gymnastics team did an outstanding job at the YMCA National Gymnastics Championships in Toledo, Ohio, this summer. Seventy-three Rosettes, 7 to 18 years old, competed along with 2,000 gymnasts from 100 YMCAs across the country. The Level 9 team placed 3rd , the Level ...

Read more »

MADISON, NJ - The Madison Health Department reminds residents that August is National Immunization Awareness Month (NIAM) which highlights the importance of vaccination for people of all ages.  In raising awareness about the vital role vaccines play in preventing serious, sometimes deadly diseases ...

Read more »

The Madison Area YMCA has perfect programs for preschoolers! Y Ninja Gym is a structured obstacle course training that includes strength and conditioning drills, specialty skill development (flips, rolls, jumps and kicks), tumbling, martial arts skills and mindfulness/meditation practices. For ...

Read more »

The Madison Area YMCA Aquatics department will begin a new upgraded Y swim lesson curriculum this fall that is based on extensive research and is designed to meet participants’ needs and help them reach their goals.    The new program focuses on safety in and around the water and provides ...

Read more »

F.M. Kirby Children’s Center of the Madison Area YMCA campers participated in a sustainability activity. The F.M. Kirby Children’s Center of the Madison Area YMCA is one of the largest early childhood development centers in Morris County. The Kirby Center provides exceptional quality, ...

Read more »

MADISON, NEW JERSEY, July 27, 2018— The Madison Rotary Club recently awarded a $1,000 grant to Preschool Advantage, a non-profit organization that seeks to improve local communities by funding quality preschool for children of families in need. At their July 12 Breakfast meeting held at the ...

Read more »

The 17th Annual Madison Area YMCA Charity Bocce Invitational “Tournament to Wellness,” presented by Investors Bank for the sixth year, begins Monday, September 10, and continues through the middle of October.   Hosted by the Forum Club and the Toto family, the event will raise funds for the ...

Read more »

MADISON, NJ - The vegetable garden at the F.M. Kirby Children’s Center of the Madison Area YMCA is in full bloom. Students are learning about what plants need to grow and how to care for them. The fresh vegetable bounty will be incorporated into healthy dishes and snacks served at the ...

Read more »

Join the Baroque Orchestra of New Jersey and the Madison Area YMCA for PhilanthrOPERA: A Musical Celebration of Philanthropy, a gathering that celebrates music while raising money for a nonprofit that serves its community on Saturday, September 29, from 7 to 9:30 p.m. PhilanthrOPERA will take place ...

Read more »

Randolph, NJ, July 17, 2018 – The Girl Scouts of Northern New Jersey today announced the launch of 30 new national Girl Scout badges exclusively for girls ages 5–18 at County College of Morris (CCM), a nationally designated center of excellence for cybersecurity education. The badges, which are ...

Read more »

Morris Plains, NJ -  The Interfaith Food Pantry announced that it will receive five percent of net sales from the Whole Foods Market locations in the Morristown and Madison areas on Thursday, July 26 as part of the company’s quarterly Community Giving Day. “We’re so grateful to Whole Foods for ...

Read more »

MOUNNTAIN LAKES – Madison Democrats celebrated the results of the June 5 primary at the Morris County Democratic Committee’s 2018 Mayor’s Ball held on Thursday, June 21, at the Zeris Inn in Mountain Lakes.  The Mayor’s Ball honored the six Morris County Democratic elected mayors, including ...

Read more »

MADISON, NJ  - Madison dentist, Dr. Allison Adams was named as Top Dentists of 2018 in the July issue of NJ Monthly Magazine.  Each year, the magazine surveys New Jersey dentists and asks who they consider to be top in their field, who they would personally use, or who they would recommend to a ...

Read more »

All are invited to a free Start Healthy, Stay Healthy: Childhood Nutrition Seminar at the F.M. Kirby Children’s Center of the Madison Area YMCA located at 54 East Street in Madison on Wed., Aug. 1, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. The seminar will also be given at the Family Center located at 111 Kings Road ...

Read more »

Ready for first grade! The F.M. Kirby Children’s Center of the Madison Area YMCA celebrated kindergarten graduation where graduates enjoyed the ceremony with their families, friends and Kirby faculty and staff.  Kindergarten at Kirby is an academically-focused, full-day program with an emphasis ...

Read more »

The Madison Area YMCA’s Celebration of Impact barbecue, held on Sunday, June 24, drew more than 200 members, board members, donors, staff and friends to the grounds of the Family Center to highlight and celebrate the Y’s impact in the community.   “The event was a wonderful way to bring people ...

Read more »

The Madison Area YMCA’s 21st Annual Charity Golf Classic and “Camp for One, Camp for All” dinner reception held at Morris County Golf Club in Morristown will send more children to summer camp than ever before. Event proceeds exceeded $100,000. Citi Global Markets was the presenting sponsor.

Read more »

The Madison Area YMCA’s Diabetes Prevention Program is enrolling qualified candidates for its new class, which is tentatively scheduled to meet during daytime hours on Wednesdays beginning July 11 at the Madison Area YMCA Family Center at 111 Kings Road in Madison.   Some risk factors for ...

Read more »

MADISON, NJ - Adams Dental is supporting the banner program of the Madison Area YMCA to help advance their cause. Donations to the Madison Area YMCA’s Annual Fund go through the Y and directly to members of our community, making it possible for children, families and adults have access to Y ...

Read more »

This year, the before- and after-school program at the F.M. Kirby Children’s Center of the Madison Area YMCA has delved into computer programming, hydroponic gardening and a variety of STEM activities to expand and enhance curriculum beyond the classroom.   With a focus on technology, art, ...

Read more »

Students at the F.M. Kirby Children’s Center of the Madison Area YMCA learned all about the life cycle of butterflies from their start as tiny caterpillars until they emerged from their chrysalises as beautiful butterflies. They watched in awe as the butterflies were released into their natural ...

Read more »

Come celebrate! The Madison Area YMCA invites the community to its Celebration of Impact Barbecue on the grounds of the Madison Area YMCA's Family Center, located at 111 Kings Road in Madison on Sunday, June 24, from 1-3 p.m. This FREE family-friendly event celebrates our members, families, ...

Read more »

Give children the best possible start. The first 1,000 days makes all the difference. All are invited to the Start Healthy, Stay Healthy: Childhood Nutrition Seminar at the F.M. Kirby Children’s Center of the Madison Area YMCA on Wed., June 13, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. This free event includes free ...

Read more »

MADISON, NJ - The Madison Area Chamber of Commerce will hold its annual Awards Dinner on Tuesday, June 12, 6:00 pm at Brooklake Country Club, 139 Brooklake Rd., Florham Park. The evening will include a buffet dinner, cash bar, door prizes and an awards ceremony. Awards to be given will ...

Read more »

Volunteers from the Madison Chatham Coalition and Municipal Alliance Committee of the Chathams, Chatham Borough law enforcement and Chatham High School students came together on May 24 to participate in Sticker Shock, a campaign designed to deter the sale of alcoholic beverages to underage ...

Read more »

Calling all high school (16+) and college-age women to the Madison Area YMCA for a 6-week Women’s Self Defense class on Wednesdays starting June 27. The cost is $75 for members and $125 for non-members. This self-empowerment and self-protection program will prepare young women to be confident.

Read more »

The Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey starts off the 2018 season with a flamboyant romp through “Tartuffe,” a play written by Jean-Baptiste Poquelin, better known as Molière. Performances of this play have now been extended through Sunday, June 10 at the Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey at Drew ...

Read more »

Now in its 46th season, the Metropolitan Orchestra of New Jersey will present its spring concert Sunday, June 10 at 3 p.m. inside Madison High School, 170 Ridgedale Ave. Maestro Michael Stratechuk will lead the orchestra in the performance of Gabriel Faure's "Pelleas and Melisande" and Lars-Erik ...

Read more »