Family Y Summer Camps: Lots of Fun; Still Time to Sign Up!

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Our Family Y offers all kinds of summertime fun for your children. Now’s the time to sign up — camps are filling up fast, with some sessions already on wait list! In addition to the classic outdoor fun in store for day campers at Camp Mahackeno, we also have a wide variety of summer programs […] [Read More]

It’s All Gold for Family Y Dancers

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Thirty members of the Westport Weston Family Y Dance Center recently competed in the Nexstar National Talent Dance Competition April 27 and 28 at North Branford High School in New Haven.  The team brought home 9 Gold Medals and one High Gold Medal for their seven group performances, three solo’s, and one trio piece. The […] [Read More]

Get Trained to be a Lifeguard or Re-Certified at the Family Y

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The Westport Weston Family Y is offering a second Lifeguard Training Course this spring as well as a Lifeguard Re-certification Course. The Lifeguard Training Course takes place at the Family Y on June 2-3 and June 9-10 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. all four days. The class emphasizes practical lifesaving skills and job-related responsibilities, […] [Read More]
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Family Y Gymnasts Score Big at Regional YMCA Championships

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Westport Weston Family Y Competition Gymnasts recently competed in the Regional YMCA Gymnastic Championships in Lake George, New York. Congrats to our Level 7 gymnasts, who took home the second-place team trophy. Level 4 won 10th place and the Level 5 team won 5th place team trophies! Congrats to all our gymnasts! It’s been an […] [Read More]
Categories: Gymnastics

Photo Highlights From Youth Fun Night, May 19

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We had another action-packed evening at the Family Y’s last Youth Fun Night of the school year on Saturday, May 19. As always, the Family Y was abuzz with local 4th-7th graders taking part in all manner of good, ol’ fashioned fun (and good ol’ fashioned ice cream sundaes!). One of the big hits was […] [Read More]
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Swim for Safety and Health at the Family Y this Summer

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The Westport Weston Family Y reminds kids and adults about the importance of swim lessons, water safety and the health benefits of swimming At the Westport Weston Family Y, there are a variety of programs that help people of all ages learn water safety skills, develop confidence in and around the water and enjoy the […] [Read More]

Westport Woman’s Club Gives a ‘Lift’ to the New Y

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We’re pleased to pass along this wonderful news from Friday, courtesy of WestportNow.com: The Westport Woman’s Club held its annual grant awards ceremony today where it awarded $30,000 to 31 non-profit organizations in the Westport area. A highlight of the breakfast event was the announcement of the recipient of the Ruegg Grant, a $5,000 grant, […] [Read More]

Final Youth Fun Night of the School Year, Saturday, 7:30-9:30 pm

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The Family Y will hold its final Youth Fun Night of the school year on Saturday, May 19, 7:30-9:30 pm. All local 4th-7th graders are welcome to participate as the Family Y transforms into our community’s clubhouse for tweens and teens only. Activities include free-swim time in the Stauffer pool and open gym for basketball […] [Read More]

Camp Mahackeno Open House, Sat., May 19, 12-2pm

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Camp Mahackeno Open House is scheduled for May 19, 12-2 p.m. If you are not familiar with the Family Y’s 32-acre Mahackeno Outdoor Center, it’s a great time to tour the facility. Prospective camper families can see sample schedules and meet our staff, many of whom are returning and are former campers themselves. Camp Mahackeno […] [Read More]
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Yoga & Pilates Fundraiser, Sunday, May 20

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Get a great workout while supporting an important Family Y program: On Sunday, May 20, 10:30 – 11:30 am, we’re holding a terrific exercise class combining yoga and pilates, 30 minutes of each led by instructors Shelly Goldman and Steve Forlano. Afterwards join all your fitness pals at Bobby Q’s for lunch. Our yoga and […] [Read More]