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American Red Cross Salutes Our Family Y’s ‘Community Hero’

Midge’s Membership Blog: The annual American Red Cross Community Heroes of Connecticut Awards, presented to Good Samaritans of Fairfield County, took place at the Trumbull Marriott on Thursday, April 5. One of the honorees was our very own Steve Forlano, Membership Supervisor.¬† Steve found himself in a situation late last year that required fast thinking, […] [Read More]

Nicole Turechek Makes a Splash as the Y’s New Aquatic Director

Nicole Turechek, Director of Aquatics, has expanded her leadership role in the Family Y’s Aquatics Department to include oversight of swim lessons, pool scheduling, lifeguards and teaching staff — everything except the Water Rat swim team. She will also coordinate a variety of special events. Nicole is very excited about a new event she is […] [Read More]

Drop in on the Family Y Spring’s Break Programs for the Day

The Westport Weston Family Y is the go-to source for affordable in-town recreation and learning opportunities during the upcoming spring school¬†break, Apr. 16-20. Our special vacation programs and activities for local youth are open to Y Members and non-members alike, for the week or by the day. Visit for details and to register. Splash […] [Read More]

Family Y Water Rats Compete at Y National Swimming Championships in North Carolina

The Water Rat 2012 Y National Team left Westport at 4:00 am on Saturday en go to Greensboro, North Carolina, where they will spend the week competing in the 2012 YMCA National Swimming and Diving Championships. One of the largest swim meets in the country, the Y Nationals boasts a field of some 1,500 swimmers […] [Read More]
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