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Y After School Program for Local K-5th Graders Prepares for Start of 2014-15 School Year

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The Westport Weston Family Y’s After School Program for Westport students in grade K through 5 will resume with the beginning of the school year on Aug. 25. The Y’s After School program will take place at Saugatuck Elementary School at 170 Riverside Ave., with buses transporting students daily from their grade schools to Saugatuck […] [Read More]
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Photo Highlights and Results of the 2014 Point-to-Point Compo Beach Swim

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The Westport Weston Family Y’s 36th annual Point-to-Point Compo Beach Swim saw a field of 130 open-water swimmers tackle the mile-long course off the east beach on Sunday, July 20. “This is one of the great events and traditions in Westport,” said First Selectman Jim Marpe, in a news story on westport-news.com by Jarret Liotta. […] [Read More]
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Y Water Rat Swimmers Set Personal Bests, Team Records at Maryland Meet

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A group of 20 Water Rat swimmers traveled to the University of Maryland, Baltimore Campus July 10-13 to compete in the Sandbox Invitational, an age-group meet for swimmers ages 10 to 12. Hosted by the Retriever Aquatic Club and the Annapolis Swim Club, the meet attracted teams from Connecticut, Delaware, Maryland, New York, New Jersey […] [Read More]
Categories: Westport Water Rats
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New Westport Weston Family Y to Open to Members Aug. 29

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Following years of planning and after 18 months of construction, on Friday, Aug. 29, at 5:30 am, the Westport Weston Family Y will open the doors to its new 54,000 sq. ft. facility at 14 Allen Raymond Lane. This first day of operations will be reserved for Y members; the new Family Y will be […] [Read More]
Our Fantasy Gymnastic & Art campers and Y counselors.

Y’s Fantasy Gymnastic & Art Camp for Kids Ages 4-7 Adds Week By Popular Demand, July 28-31

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The fun and fantasy for kids ages 4-7 continues this summer at our new Y Gymnastics Center at 145 Main Street in Norwalk. We’ve just added another week of our Fantasy Gymnastic & Art Camp, Monday, July 28 through Thursday, July 31, from 9 am to 12 noon. The Y Gymnastics Center is conveniently located […] [Read More]
Categories: Gymnastics
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Y Water Rat Sean Rogers Wins CT Open-Water Mini-Mile

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The Connecticut Open Water Swimming Championships took place Saturday June 28 at Lake Quassapaug in Middlebury, CT.  Over 400 swimmers competed in the Mini-Mile and the One Mile Swimming Divisions.   Westport resident, Sean Rogers, 10, won the Boys 12 & Under Mini Mile Event, with a time of 9:30.97. His older brother, Jack, 12, […] [Read More]
Categories: Westport Water Rats
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Y’s Annual Point-to-Point Compo Beach Swim on Sunday

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The Westport Weston Family Y’s Point-to-Point Compo Beach Swim, one of Westport’s longest running annual sports events, is a beloved family event that gives swimmers a great opportunity to support the Y while competing in a highly regarded 1-mile open-water competition. Hundreds come out each year, because it is so much more than a race. […] [Read More]
The William L. Gault Welcome Center is taking final shape; up next, computers and HD monitors!

Latest Photos! New Family Y Nears Completion

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From the clean white lines on the parking lot to the ballet barres in the group fitness studio, the new Westport Weston Family Y is fast approaching completion. After a few critical items are crossed off our punchlist, by early next week we expect to be able to announce the dates of our Ribbon Cutting […] [Read More]
The Mini Company Jazz troupe.

Open-Call Audition for Y Dance Center Companies, July 22

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On Tuesday, July 22, from 3 to 4 pm, the Westport Weston Family Y Dance Center will hold an Open-Call Audition for a spot in the Y Dance Center Company Program. The audition is for boys and girls ages 7 to 12, and will take place in the Upstairs Dance Studio at the downtown facility. […] [Read More]
Categories: Dance Center
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New Y Wellness Center and Programs Take Shape

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The Westport Weston Family Y has been a leader in promoting health and wellness programs in our local community for nearly a century. Participation in Family Y fitness programs creates opportunities for friendships, self-confidence and well-being, in addition to the many benefits of regular exercise. Opening in September at our Mahackeno campus, our new Y […] [Read More]