Community Life

Fanwood-Scotch Plains YMCA to Host Annual Community Fall Harvest and Open House

SCOTCH PLAINS/FANWOOD, NJ -- The Fanwood-Scotch Plains YMCA will host its annual Fall Harvest and Open House on Sunday, Oct. 22, from 12:00 Noon to 3:00 p.m.

This free community event will feature fun activities for families to enjoy such as open swim, pony rides, a hay maze, a pick-your-own pumpkin patch, gymnastics, and ninja obstacle courses, face painting, crafts, demos and games.  Guests will also have the opportunity to experience Y programming and take a tour.

This free event at the YMCA (1340 Martine Ave., Scotch Plains) is open to Y members and members of the community.

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