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Sign Up Your Child for Late Summer Fun at the Family YMCA!

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Looking to keep your child active and connected through the remaining weeks of summer? Make some new friends, or learn a new skill? Or, as we like to say, have them climb our walls, not yours? Below is some helpful information about our array of summer camps and clinics taking place through late August at the Westport Weston […] [Read More]
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How Active Older Adults Can Stay Healthy and Connected at the Family YMCA

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This fall, the Westport Weston Family YMCA is adding some great new opportunities to our current programs for Senior YMCA members. Join your fellow active older adults for fitness, fun, social activities and educational seminars at the Bedford Family Center at 14 Allen Raymond Lane in Westport. Starting Sept. 4, Fridays are for seniors at […] [Read More]
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Hands’-on Presentation on Preventing Falls, Tuesday, July 28, 12 pm, at the Family YMCA

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On Tuesday, July 28, 12-1:30 pm the Westport Weston Family YMCA is hosting a hand’s-on, interactive presentation by Mary Rocchi, PT, on preventing slips and falls. Find out how you can discover your risk factors and what you can do to decrease the likelihood of a fall. This wellness talk is free of charge for […] [Read More]
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Free Family YMCA Workshop to Improve Your Running Efficiency, July 28, 7-8 pm

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Looking to hit your stride as a runner? Then make plans to attend a free workshop at the Westport Weston Family YMCA led by Matt Silvaggio, Director of EHS Westport Physical Therapy & Sports Performance, Tuesday, July 28, at 7 pm in the Schine Meeting Room. Matt will share the latest findings about improving strength […] [Read More]
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YMCA Lifeguard Coordinator Brian Ference conducts a Red Cross Lifeguard Certification Course at the Family YMCA.

Lifeguard Certification Course at the Family YMCA, Aug. 15-16, 22-23

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The Westport Weston Family YMCA will host a Red Cross Lifeguard Certification Course on the weekends of Aug. 15-16 and 22-23, from 9 am to 5 pm each day. The course emphasizes practical lifesaving skills and job-related responsibilities. Lifeguard Training, Standard First Aid and CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer are included. Participants must be at […] [Read More]
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Free Wellness Talk at the Family YMCA: The Sun & Your Skin, by Dr. Kenneth Egan, July 21, 10 am

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Dr. Kenneth Egan of Advanced Specialty Care brings you the truth about the sun and its effect on your skin in a Wellness presentation hosted by the Westport Weston Family YMCA. The talk is free to YMCA Members and guests and will take in the Schine Meeting Room of the YMCA’s Bedford Family Center at […] [Read More]
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Family YMCA’s Outdoor Pool at Camp Mahackeno Open to Members & Guests, Weekends, 12-5 pm

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The Westport Weston Familly YMCA’s Camp Mahackeno facility is open to members and guests on Saturdays and Sundays this summer, from 12 to 5 pm. Enjoy the outdoor pool as well as the sports fields, basketball courts and playground. Bring along lunch, a beach chair or two and towels and have a picnic in the […] [Read More]
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Hafaday campers during a swim lesson in the YMCA’s shallow, warm-water pool.

Family YMCA Adds Full-Day Option to Its Hafaday Swim Lesson Program for Kids Ages 4-9

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The Westport Weston Family YMCA is introducing a full-day option for its popular Hafaday Swim Lesson Program for children ages 4-9. Taking place each weekday from 8:30 am to 12:30 pm, the Family YMCA’s Hafaday Swim Lesson Program has long been our community’s go-to resource for teaching local children ages 4-9 how to swim and […] [Read More]
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