Ridgewood YMCA 201.444.5600
Ridgewood YMCA 201.444.5600

Clubs for All

These clubs are led by YMCA staff and volunteers and usually meet weekly either in the community or at the YMCA.  We pace fun, learning and the activity so that no one is left behind, and welcome participants ages 12 and up. These clubs are a great way to meet people, share fellowship and spend time with like-minded members with similar interests.

new! BOOK CLUB (16+)

Enjoy reading? Book club is a great way to increase the amount you read and offers a great community to have discussion and share reviews of the reading material.     Each session the club is given two books to discuss; a great way to meet people and share a passion for a good book!

Member: Free  | Non-member: $20.00

Day Time Register
Monday 6:15-7:30pm REGISTER


Remember the days of Risk, Scrabble and Monopoly?  Everything old is NEW again. Forget the video games and have fun playing the old classics and incredible new board games. Meet new people and share a passion for a session of games without screens!

Member: $200 | Non-member: $300

Day Time Register
Tuesday 6:15-7:30pm REGISTER


In the Podcasting Club, learn how to deliver an outstanding Ridgewood YMCA Podcast, inviting and interviewing interesting guests, learning different podcasting software and having an incredible time!

Member: $200 | Non-member: $300

Day Time Register
Thursday 6:15-7:30pm REGISTER


Walking and running are two popular methods of fitness in Bergen County. With our picturesque communities and mild weather, many YMCA members choose walking and running as preferred forms of fitness. Our new walking and running clubs, led by YMCA staff and volunteers, meet weekly either in the community or at the YMCA for walks or runs. We welcome all ages and abilities.

Member: $200 | Non-member: $300

  Day Time Register
Walking Club Monday/Wednesday 9:00-10:00am REGISTER
Running Club Tuesday/Thursday 9:00-10:00am REGISTER


Learn and play chess while having fun and making friends. All levels of players from beginner to masters are welcome to join this club. The first four weeks will consist of casual instruction and play, and the next four will be tournament play.

Member: $200 | Non-member: $300

Day Time Register
Wednesday 6:15-7:30pm REGISTER


Hiking club meets at different local hiking spots. Hit the trail together, led by a Y guide who is familiar with the terrain. If you’re comfortable walking 3 to 4 miles on gently rolling hillsides and are interested in exploring nature while having fun with friends, our Hiking Club is for you.

Member: $256 | Non-member: $320

Day Time Register
Sunday 9:00-10:30am REGISTER


For any questions about our club programs please call us at 201.444.5600. 

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