Cards for Troops (FREE)

Stop in at Westland mall and visit the Westland Area Jaycees table where you will be able to sign a card at no cost that will be sent to a soldiers company overseas. Only takes a moment and bonus you ...

Operation Fire-Up!

Maplewood Community Center 31735 Maplewood St Garden City, MI 48135 Saturday, 04/28/2018 @ 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM We have reached out for our 2nd year to Mayor Randy Walker of Garden City to see if ...

Final Westy Weekly of 2017

Happy Holidays Westy! I can’t believe that this is my last Westy Weekly as your President. It really has been an amazing year. We have run 61 projects/events!! Holy Toledo were we busy. As ...

Santa Spectacular

Santa Spectacular is a low-cost event for families to celebrate Christmas. Admission for children 12 yrs. and under is $2 and $1 for 13 yrs and up. Once you have entered you have access to a continent...

Tailgate Pub Crawl

LADIES AND GENTLEMAN. The Westland Area Jaycees Pub Crawl is back and better than before. The Westland Area Jaycees Pub Crawl is back and better than before. Come out rocking with your best and favori...

3rd Annual Veterans 5K

This is a 5k run/walk event. The course is timed and certified. The purpose of this Run is to raise money and awareness surrounding PTSD and the impact it has on our Veterans and First Responders. The...

Pints and Palmer House

Join the Westland Area Jaycees, the Westland Chamber of Commerce the Wayne Chamber of Commerce and the Garden City Business Alliance for a night of networking at one of Westland’s newest establi...

Westy Weekly 8/14/17

  First a word from Eric Stoddard who was one of the chairperson’s for the BBQ this year… Hey Westy! As you all know on August 4th and 5th we had our 3rd Annual All American BBQ Throw...

Westy Weekly 4/23/17

Good evening Westy! I am thrilled to write this weeks weekly! I couldn’t be more proud to represent this chapter this weekend during Operation Fire Up. We worked on collaborating with other orga...

Westy Weekly 4/18/17

Good afternoon Westy! t’s your Public Relations Liaison April Hendryx. I am coming to you LIVE from my desk. You know the one full of notes and lists and steps to making our upcoming project &#...

Dealing with Difficult People Training

Wenesday March 15th, 2017 7-8 p.m. at Westland City Hall Located at 36300 Warren Rd, Westland, MI The Westland Area Jaycees have partnered with the Coeus Creative Group to bring this training to our c...

Westy Weekly 3/13/17

Upcoming Events March 13: Rally for Westland Committee Meeting @ Ashley’s March 14: Easter Eggstravaganza Committee Meeting @ The Beresford’s March 15: Dealing With Difficult People 7 pm...

Westy Weekly 3/5/17

March 7: General Membership Meeting 7 pm at the Wayne Ford Civic March 11: JCI Day in Lansing March 15: Dealing With Difficult People 7 pm at City Hall March 17: St Patricks Day Social at Malarkys Mar...

Westy Weekly 2/27/17

February 28: Board Meeting 7 pm March 4: TRU March 7: General Membership Meeting 7 pm at the Wayne Ford Civic March 11: JCI Day in Lansing March 15: Dealing With Difficult People 7 pm at City Hall Mar...

Westy Weekly 2/19/17

February 25: Annual Bowling Fundraiser at Westland Bowl 9 pm February 28: Board Meeting 7 pm March 4: TRU March 7: General Membership Meeting 7 pm at the Wayne Ford Civic March 11: JCI Day in Lansing ...

Westy Weekly 2/14/17

Reminder Dates February 15: PMG Training at Club Westy 7 pm February 25: Annual Bowling Fundraiser at Westland Bowl 9 pm February 28: Board Meeting 7 pm March 4: TRU (dealers training available soon) ...

Westy Weekly 2/5/17

Reminder Dates February 7: GMM 7 pm at the Wayne Ford Civic League February 8: International Dinner at Angelo Brothers February 10-11: Conference in Frankenmuth February 15: PMG (Project Management G...

Westy Weekly 1/29/17

Good Evening Westy! This has been an exciting week in the Westland Area. Meeting with the Mayor of Westland inspired the team to think big and look at more avenues for recruiting. I had the opportunit...

Westy Weekly 1/22/17

Good Evening Westy! This week has been exciting and busy. We started off with a great presentation on Robert’s Rules from Sarah Austin. This was the first time that we used Facebook live to shar...

Westy Weekly 1/15/17

Reminder Dates January 16: Roberts Rules 7 pm at the Markonni’s January 21: Shooting Range Social 3 pm January 24: Board Meeting 7 pm at Emily Dreyers January 30: New Member Orientation 7 pm at...

Westy Weekly 1/8/17

Good Evening Jaycees! So we made it through our first general membership meeting (GMM) of 2017! There is so many exciting projects in the works for this year.  Yesterday morning I had the privilege o...

Metal Mania

The Westland Area Jaycees are hosting a Fall Family Friendly event in Wayne, hosted in and around Goudy Park located at 3355 S Wayne Rd, Wayne, MI 48184. This event will take place on Sept. 17th 2016 ...

Westy Weekly 6/2/2016

This week with the Westland Area Jaycees Hey there!! It’s your VP2, April Hendryx, here again with the Westy Weekly! Thank you for your feedback on the newest rendition of the Westy Weekly. If ...

Westy Weekly 5/21/2016

This week with the Westland Area Jaycees Good day all! I hope that things are well with everyone. I am preparing myself for my shift this evening at World Expo of Beer with the Frankenmuth Jaycees. St...

Westy Weekly Dec. 18th, 2015

All, Its getting cooler outside, but its still nice. Could be a lot worse. I hope all of you are starting to feel the holiday spirit. I got my Star Shower up at the house, so my exterior decorations a...

Westy Weekly Dec. 11th, 2015

All, I hope you are all enjoying this wonderful weather in December. I’m also regretting putting the Cars up for the winter. Be sure to take a moment if you can to enjoy it, because it wont last...

Westy Weekly Dec. 4th, 2015

Friends and Jaycees, It has been a very busy week, but it has also been a very rewarding one. I would like to thank all of you who helped make the Inaugural Veterans Day 5K such a wonderful success. W...

Westy Weekly Nov. 22nd, 2015

Friends and Jaycees, It has been a very busy week, but it has also been a very rewarding one. I would like to thank all of you who helped make the Inaugural Veterans Day 5K such a wonderful success. W...

Westy Weekly Nov. 5th, 2015

Happy Thursday The day is almost here. The Veterans 5K is in full swing and things are falling into place. Tomorrow, we will start setting up the race and making our final preparations for the big eve...

Westy Weekly – Nov. 1st, 2015

Happy November All. I hope you all had a wonderful Halloween! We got the had the kids out in full force along with the golf cart which ended up being a brilliant idea. Mikey decided he had enough by t...

Westy Weekly Oct. 22nd, 2015

Good Afternoon Westland Area Jaycees. I would like to thank all who were able to come out and vote at our 2016 elections on Tuesday. It is important that we continue to move forward in the upcoming ye...

Westly Weekly Oct. 15th, 2015

Hey Westy! It’s been two weeks since our last Westy Weekly, but its been very busy as well. Last Thursday, Linda Honey and I were asked to come and speak to the Westland Rotary for a while about the...

Westy Weekly Oct. 1st, 2015

Hey Westy! Tomorrow is Conference! Im looking forward to seeing all of you and having a wonderful weekend. Both days are packed full of fun, training, and activities! Remember that I’ll need about 3...

Westly Weekly Sept 24, 2015

Westland Area Jaycees The weather this week has been amazing. I sincerely hope you are all enjoying it and find time to be out in it as much as possible. Soon, the weather will eventually turn bitter ...

Westy Weekly Sept. 20, 2015

Greetings! The weather is cooling off a bit and it is wonderful. I hope you all enjoyed your Labor Day weekend. It was nice to see a number of you over the holiday and glad we had a chance to have a g...

Westy Weekly Aug 27, 2015

Westland Area Jaycees The temps have cooled, but our calendar has not. We have a lot of things still going on and we are in full swing. This weekend at 10:30AM in Lansing, we will have our Meet the Ca...

Westy Weekly Aug 21, 2015

Happy Friday everyone, First, I would like you to welcome our two newest members; SGT Brennen LaPere and Shawn Harshaw! Its been a busy, but amazing Summer so far! We have made a lot of progress in th...

Westy Weekly Aug 14, 2015

Happy Friday! This Weekly Westy is mostly about getting ready for the Blues, Brews, and BBQ weekend along with the All American BBQ Throwdown event. We have 11 teams thus far and a good portion of the...

Westy Weekly Aug 6, 2015

Greetings! I sincerely hope you are all enjoying this amazing weather today. We have been extremely fortunate to have such a wonderful span of great conditions outside lately, I just can’t be happie...

Westy Weekly Jul 17, 2015

Hello all! This Weeks Westy comes from Rebecca Markonni! Happy Summer Team Westy!! The weather is warming up and trips to the beach are frequent. We know that everyone is super busy enjoying the rays ...

Westy Weekly 17 Jul 2015

Hello Friends! The heat is on and the temp is rising! Next week we are going to see some really hot days, so make sure to be safe and drink plenty of water. If you think you’ve had enough, drink mor...

Ice Cream Social for Eric Stover Jr.

The Westland Area Jaycees are hosting a Fundraiser for the family of Eric Stover Jr. to help cover the funeral expenses of a young life taken too soon. Please join the Westland Area Jaycees for an ic...