Other Offerings

 

Birthday Parties
We know how to make kids happy…That’s why a Birthday Party at the YWCA will be a moment to treasure forever. Great facility. Wide choice of themes. On-site catering. Experienced party manager. Call Joan Carra at 203-869-6501, ext. 145, for details. Read more.

Birthday Parties


Skylight Café
Burke Catering, a well-regarded, full-service food supplier serving the Greenwich and surrounding communities, Operates the Café located in the main lobby. There is a breakfast, lunch, and grazing menu for you and your children, with an emphasis on good and healthy food. The same or a wider variety of adult selections are available for your own parties, whether it be a birthday event at the YWCA or a brunch, dinner party, wedding at your home or off-site catering location.
Open Monday – Friday, 8:15 am – 5:15 pm
Closed Saturdays and when the YWCA is closed

The Skylight Café


Babysitting
Place your child (six months or older) in our professional care while you attend classes, work out in the Fitness Center or participate in any activity at the YWCA (You must remain in the YWCA).By reservation only, one day in advance.
Call Kyle Wirtz, 646-379-0959.

$5/hour, drop-in rate
$50 for 11-hour pass

Playroom Childsitting


Duplicate Bridge with Steve Becker
Weekly game franchised by American Contract Bridge League. Master points awarded. Players participating in 15 or more games during the year are eligible for YWCA “Player of the Year” awards:
1st place: 10 free games 2nd place: 5 free games
Advanced registration is not required. Bring a partner.
Mondays, ongoing
Now Through June 17, 12:30-4:30PM
June 24 – August 26, 1 – 5PM
$10/Full and Affiliate members
$12/non-members

Supervised Bridge with Steve Becker
Duplicate format. Players deal hands and when all tables have played them, the instructor selects the five most interesting hands for chalkboard explanation and discussion. Bring a partner and just drop in.
Fridays, ongoing,
Now through June 14
Resumes September 6
9:30AM – 12PM
$10/members and non-members

Bridge Players


Gertrude White Art Gallery
The Gertrude White Gallery is home to many of the fine painters working in Fairfield County and Westchester. Whether oil, watercolor, or acrylic…whether landscape, portrait, abstract or still life, the monthly exhibitions are well attended and received. Each October, Domestic Violence Awareness Month, the gallery is devoted to themes about abuse and survival. In January, in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., the space is filled with art about racial justice. See exhibition schedule

Gertrude White Art Gallery


Market Days
Shopping Days at the YWCA offer beautiful one-of-a-kind items and a variety of unusual gifts including crocheted items; decoupage boxes; hand-made purses and accessories; hand-knitted sweaters; jewelry and much more at reasonable prices. Market Days are held on alternating Wednesdays and Thursdays. For information about vendor sales, call Marilyn at 203-661-0985

Music for Children
Ages Birth Through 14 Years
Classes ongoing through May 2014. Founded in 1973, Mary Ann Hall’s programs is the very best! It is a genuine Music School with a creative curriculum that grows with your child from infancy through age 14.

  • Live piano and guitar in every class
  • CDs included for toddlers and twos, song books included for toddlers, twos, and threes
  • Voice exploration and instruction at all levels
  • Piano lessons begin at age four – books included
  • Recorder and ukelele lessons begin at age 6
  • Music theater classes for ages 7 and older in nearby locations

Your child will improvise, create, learn to read music, develop keen listening skills, learn to focus in our supportive community with our “Jump for Joy Style!”.  Call 203-854-9797 or visit www.musicforchildren.net