Health & Wellness

Local Girls Scouts Invite Special Needs Children to 'Game Day' Next Weekend at YMCA

Somerset Hills YMCA, 140 Mount Airy Road, Basking Ridge, NJ. Credits: File photo

BERNARDS TWP., NJ - The Olympics aren't the only games to enjoy right about now. A group of local Girl Scouts working on their Silver Awards will be holding Game Day for special needs children ages 6 to 14 next Saturday, March 3, at the Somerset Hills YMCA in Basking Ridge.

Game activities as well as carnival-style games and prizes will be held in a "safe and stress-free environment," according to information from the YMCA.

The event is scheduled to be held from 4 to 6 p.m. at the Somerset Hills YMCA facility at 140 Mount Airy Road in Basking Ridge. The Somerset Hills YMCA is a branch of the Somerset County YMCA.

Sign Up for E-News

Free and open to community

Game Day for special needs children is free and open to the community. However, registration is required.

To register, call Erika Lewin at 908-766-7898, ext. 540, or email her at



TAP Into Another Town's News:

You May Also Be Interested In

Sign Up for E-News

Somerset Hills

Former Somerset County Prosecutor Named Interim Secretary/Director for County Park Commission

March 20, 2018

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Former Somerset County Prosecutor Geoffrey D. Soriano has been appointed interim Somerset County Park Secretary/Director by the Somerset County Park Commissioners.

Soriano's appointment is effective April 2, and he will replace Raymond Brown, who announced his retirement, effective May 1. The announcement, according to a release, was made on the day of ...

No 2018 Run Against Lance for Craig Heard

March 20, 2018

ROXBURY, NJ - Asserting it's more important to keep Democrats at bay than to become a Congressman, Succasunna resident Craig Heard said Monday he will not wage a primary election challenge this year against U.S. Rep. Leonard Lance (R-7th Dist.).

Heard, who unsuccessfully tried to beat Lance in the 2016 GOP primary, had been weighing another run against the 5-term ...

Peterson welcomes Murphy’s investigation of utilities’ poor response to power outages

March 21, 2018

TRENTON, N.J. – Assemblyman Erik Peterson (R-Hunterdon) issued the following statement in response to Gov. Phil Murphy’s announcement directing the BPU to investigate state utility companies’ response to the two recent nor’easters that left hundreds of thousands without power:

Erik Peterson

“We appreciate the governor visiting Sussex county today to ...