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YMCA Lifeguard Coordinator Brian Ference conducts a Red Cross Lifeguard Certification Course at the Family YMCA.

Family YMCA to Host Lifeguard Certification Course, Aug. 15-16, 22-23

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]
Coach Drew Carothers with a PHD basketball team.

Family YMCA Partners with PHD, Straton Sports for Youth & Teen Sports Clinics

This fall, the Westport Weston Family YMCA is partnering with two highly respected local sports organizations to coach and conduct skills clinics for its youth and teen basketball, lacrosse and soccer programs. CT’s Premier Hoops Development (PHD) will deliver basketball clinics at the YMCA. Founded in 2009 by Drew Carothers and Jay Conway, PHD is a youth basketball […] [Read More]
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Fall for the Family YMCA! Free 1-Week Trial Membership Offer Begins Sept. 8

From Sept. 8 through Oct. 8, 2015, the Westport Weston Family YMCA is offering a Free 1-week Trial Membership to introduce you and your family to the Family YMCA. During your Free Week as a member of our YMCA, you and your family will be able to participate in group fitness classes, enjoy lap and open swims […] [Read More]
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Aching back? Dr. Kipp can help diagnose the problem and suggest a course of action...

Complimentary Nerve Scans by Pro-Health Chiropractic at the YMCA, Tuesday, Aug. 11

Dr. Robert Kipp of Southport-based Pro-Health Chiropractic will be conducting complimentary nerve scans for Westport Weston Family YMCA members and guests in the Upper Lobby of the Bedford Family Center on Tuesday, August 11, 9 am  to 1 pm. Using technology known as the Insight Subluxation Station, this non-intrusive, neuro-spinal screening and evaluation system measures […] [Read More]
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The YMCA's outdoor pool is open for use on weekends and during our Annual Shutdown, Aug. 22-30, while the indoor pools are drained for maintenance.

Family YMCA to Offer Outdoor Programming During Its Shutdown Week, Aug. 22-30

The Westport Weston Family YMCA’s Bedford Family Center at 14 Allen Raymond Lane will be operating on a limited schedule from Saturday, August 22 through Sunday, August 30. During this period we will drain and clean our indoor pools and perform other necessary cleaning and maintenance to our Y facility, including updates to the Welcome […] [Read More]
These Water Rats are now swimming in the Speedo Junior Nationals in San Antonio: John Whiteside, Bryce Keblish, Jonathan Blansfield and Sarah Grinalds.

Family YMCA Water Rat Summer Highlights; 2015-16 Tryouts Set for Aug. 31-Sept. 2

The Westport Weston Family YMCA’s Water Rat Swim Team is wrapping up a highly successful 2015 Long Course season, with some fast swimming at elite meets at the state, regional and national level and setting new team records along the way. At the recent CT Senior Long Course Championships at Wesleyan University in Middletown, Ct., […] [Read More]
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Sign Up Your Child for Late Summer Fun at the Family YMCA!

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

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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