Madison Area YMCA
The Madison Area YMCA is a charitable community service organization who believes that lasting personal and social change can only come about when we work together. The Family Center at 111 Kings Road offers fitness and enrichment programs for all ages in our facility that features a fitness center, pool, saunas, whirlpool, locker rooms, a teen center, indoor children's playground and classrooms. The FM Kirby Children's Center at 54 East Street is a full service early childhood education center serving children from 6 weeks to 12 years old in a safe and caring environment. The Kirby Center may be reached at 973-377-4945.
Madison Arts and Culture Alliance
The Madison Arts & Culture Alliance (MACA) is a not for profit 501 (c) 3 member organization that fosters collaboration with and among creative people, arts and culture organizations, educators, civic and community groups, and citizens at large. We support and complement arts and culture organizations in their efforts to fulfill their own missions and seek to retain, attract, welcome, and serve creative organizations, individuals, and enterprises. Through our activities we focus the power of arts and culture to positively affect business, tourism, and the local economy. Are membership includes large arts organizations such as Shakespeare Theatre of NJ, Museum of Early Trades & Crafts and Playwrights Theatre. We also count among our members many individual artists, arts advocates, educators and businesses.
Telephone: 973-514-1787 ext 11
Museum of Early Trades & Crafts
Housed in a 1900 Richardsonian-Romanesque Revival building listed on the National Register of Historic places, the Museum explores 18th- and 19th-century American history, with a focus on New Jersey. Drawing on its collection of over 8,000 hand tools and their products, METC uses material culture to interpret the lives and technologies of people who lived and worked before the rise of large-scale industrialization in this country. The Museum offers visitors of all ages a broad range of changing exhibits, and related programs that address many facets of early American history, craftsmanship, and the diversity of trades performed by men and women.
Founded in 1986, Playwrights Theatre is a 501(c) 3 not-for-profit professional theatre and arts education institution dedicated to developing and nurturing the dramatic imagination of artists, students, and audiences.