Winter Meltdown Open House

Open House

FREE Guided Tours

 

ONE DAY ONLY, JAN 18th

When you pay for a new membership by monthly automatic withdrawal, receive 25% off the 2020 rates in addition to no joining fee!

Share The Warmth

Collections going on now-January 15th

Accepting new & gently worn winter hats, gloves, and socks for the homeless in our community!

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Collection Sites:

Whitin Community Center, 60 Main St. Whitinsville, MA 01588

&

Rockdale Youth Center, 57 Church Ave. Northbridge, MA 01534

FREE Saturday Morning Fitness & Fun

Looking for something fun to do on your Saturday morning? Look no further! The WCC is the place to be! Join us every Saturday for our FREE Saturday Morning Fitness & Fun from 9:15am-10:15am for activities/organized games and from 10:15am-11:30am for outreach swim! Pre-registration is required.

FREE to Members & Guests.

Members may pre-register online through our Supersaas reservation tool. Please click the link to access.

Guests may register by contacting Assistant Outreach Director, Jennifer Castro at 508.234.8184 ext 128 or Jennifer.Castro@OurGym.org.

Home For The Holidays?

Take advantage of these cool discounts!

 

Please visit our Member Services Desk or call 508.234.8184 for more information!

GIVE GoFundMe Charity

The Whitin Community Center (WCC) has been dedicated to building a strong community for nearly 100 years by providing critical programming, community support, free outreach programs, and comprehensive fitness and recreational services to the Blackstone Valley.  The WCC is home to the Blackstone Valley Children’s Place, Youth Outreach, and Camp Whitin, and as a 501(c)(3) private non-profit organization, does not receive government, state or town funding. We rely heavily on fundraising events, membership and childcare payments, and donations every year to operate. The COVID-19 pandemic has had a significant effect on the WCC as a whole as guidelines and restrictions continue to mount new, unbudgeted expenses that are needed to operate and keep our doors open. 

In regards to the families within our community who are likewise struggling financially and in need of affordable childcare, the WCC’s Youth Outreach Rockdale Youth Center (RYC) could have the potential to provide students with a safe, healthy, as well as socially, physically, and academically connected during this ongoing pandemic. In order to accomplish this goal, we would require the increased staffing and technological funds necessary to operate the RYC from 8:00am-6:00pm Monday-Friday. Additional computers and tablets would make it possible for all students in our care, who may come from low-income backgrounds and would not otherwise have the tools at home, to complete their virtual learning that has become so prominent in this day and age.

Intellectual Wellness Edition

The Whitin Community Center has put together a special series of Wellness Calendars that will go out periodically throughout our shutdown. Please enjoy our Intellectual Wellness Edition by clicking the link!

Intellectual Edition Sneak Peek

    • What is Intellectual Wellness?
    • 5 Tips For Improving Your Intellectual Wellness
    • FREE Brain Game Apps
    • WCC YouTube Tutorial Videos
    • WCC Mask Distribution
    • Mask Crochet Helper Tutorial
    • Reading & Listening Corner
    • Blackstone Valley Children’s Place Story Time

Environmental Wellness Edition

The Whitin Community Center has put together a special series of Wellness Calendars that will go out periodically throughout our shutdown. Please enjoy our Environmental Wellness Edition by clicking the link!

Environmental Edition Sneak Peek

  • What is Environmental Wellness?
  • WCC Mask Distribution
  • Virtual Walk Through WCC’s Whitin Park
  • Green Cleaning
  • Gardening
  • Local Recycling & Transfer Stations
  • Tick Safety
  • Essential Oils
  • Green Living

Spiritual Health & Well-Being Wellness Edition

The Whitin Community Center has put together a special series of Wellness Calendars that will go out periodically throughout our shutdown. Please enjoy our Spiritual Health & Well-Being Wellness Edition by clicking the link!

Spiritual Health & Well-Being Edition Sneak Peek

  • What Is Spiritual Wellness?
  • WCC Meditation YouTube Videos
  • WCC Informational Crystal YouTube Video
  • Meditation Techniques & Apps
  • UMass Memorial Center For Mindfulness – FREE Online Course
  • Local Church Information
  • Mass.gov – Maintaining Emotional Health & Well-Being
  • CDC – Stress & Coping
  • Spiritual Practices – Disarm Fear & Uncertainty

Social Wellness Edition

The Whitin Community Center has put together a special series of Wellness Calendars that will go out periodically throughout our shutdown. Please enjoy our Social Wellness Edition by clicking the link!

Social Edition Sneak Peek

  • Staying In Touch
  • WCC Zoom Classes!
  • Virtual Social Connections
  • No One Walks Alone Peer Recovery Support Center (NOWA)

Scam Alerts

Scams present themselves across a variety of mediums, such as text messages, emails, phone calls, websites, door to door approaches and many others. Scams can affect people of all ages and backgrounds and hit us when we are most vulnerable. One unifying theme with scams are that they all contain a dishonest attempt to steal money or something of value from you.
With this, scammers are out there working harder than ever to take advantage of you during the COVID-19 outbreak. The WCC wants to keep you informed with all the latest scam alerts. Please read below.

Kindness Wellness Edition

The Whitin Community Center has put together a special series of Wellness Calendars that will go out periodically throughout our shutdown. Please enjoy our Kindness Wellness Edition by clicking the link!

Kindness Edition Sneak Peek

  • Local Businesses Adapting To Help
  • Peace Of Bread Community Kitchen
  • Food Assistance
  • Acts Of Kindness
  • Show Us Your Heart
  • Donate Blood
  • WCC Spreading Joy & Sharing Your Stories!

Kids Wellness Edition

The Whitin Community Center has put together a special series of Wellness Calendars that will go out periodically throughout our shutdown. Please enjoy our Kids Wellness Edition by clicking the link!

Kids Edition Sneak Peek

  • WCC YouTube KidFit Activities
  • Resources From Beginning Bridges CFCE
  • Girls On The Run
  • Keeping Kids On A Schedule
  • Virtual Museums & Science Learning

Nutritional Support Wellness Edition

The Whitin Community Center has put together a special series of Wellness Calendars that will go out periodically throughout our shutdown. Please enjoy our Nutritional Support Wellness Edition by clicking the link!

Nutritional Support Edition Sneak Peek

  • Simple Healthy Recipes & Tips
  • Let’s Boost Our Immune Systems
  • Wellness Elixir
  • Sports Nutrition
  • Healthy Children
  • Support Our Local Restaurants & Farms

Physical Support Wellness Edition

The Whitin Community Center has put together a special series of Wellness Calendars that will go out periodically throughout our shutdown. Please enjoy our Physical Support Wellness Edition by clicking the link!

Physical Support Edition Sneak Peek

  • CDC Tips – Physical Activity For A Healthy Weight
  • Tips From The WCC Trainers
  • WCC YoutTube Fitness Workouts
  • Silver Sneakers – Engaging Members Digitally
  • Can’t Swim? Here’s 3 Things You Can Do On Dry Land!

Emotional Support Wellness Edition

The Whitin Community Center has put together a special series of Wellness Calendars that will go out periodically throughout our shutdown. Please enjoy our Emotional Support Wellness Edition by clicking the link!

Emotional Support Edition Sneak Peek

  • CDC Tips For Managing Stress & Anxiety
  • Virtual Museum Tours
  • Virtual Aquarium Activities & Zoo Tours
  • Natural Stress Relief Tips
  • No One Walks Alone Peer Recovery Support Center (NOWA)

Give The Gift Of Health!

Looking for the perfect gift?

Not sure what they want?

Give a WCC Gift Card!

They can be used toward any program! 

See a Member Services Representative for more information! Or call 508.234.8184 ext 100

Advertise With Us!

When you advertise with the Whitin Community Center, your AD will be seen by our 5,000+ membership base and equally as large non-member base, seen on our website, trade shows, events & more!

Contact Sarah Lawson, Director of Marketing & Events today at 508.234.8184 ext 122 or Sarah.Lawson@OurGym.org for more information or to reserve your space!

Check out our unbeatable pricing! 

Your dollar stretches farther when you advertise with WCC!

Your AD will be featured in our full color quarterly schedule for 3 months, at a fraction of the cost of what it would in other mediums! See below!

  • $50 – 1/8th page horizontal (3.75in x 2.5in)
  • $80 – 1/4th page vertical (3.75in x 5in)
  • $140 – 1/2 page vertical (3.75in x 10in)
  • $140 – 1/2 page horizontal (7.50in x 5in)
  • $260 – Full page (7.50in x 10in)
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Already Enrolled in BVCP?

Refer a friend & earn rewards!

It has been our experience that satisfied parents are our best advertisers. Our way of recognizing your efforts on behalf of BVCP, will be $150 for every referral you make to us! Please refer to your Parent Handbook for more information. Or contact BVCP Director, Ginny Alicea at 508.234.8184 ext 105 or Ginny.Alicea@OurGym.org for more information.