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Ellen Johnston, Director of Competitive Swimming at the Y, helps fill the Y's new 10-lane lap pool.

Family Y’s New Aquatics Center Takes Final Shape

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The Westport Weston Family Y’s Building What Matters project to construct a modern new facility at its Mahackeno campus achieved a final milestone on Tuesday, Aug. 12. Call it “Filling What Matters” — as the spigot was turned on to begin filling the 10-lane, 25-yard lap pool with some 262,672 gallons of water. Workers from […] [Read More]
The new Expresso bikes in our Wellness Center.

Schedule a Preview Tour of the New Y at Mahackeno

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With the official opening of the Y’s new home at its Mahackeno campus delayed due to unforeseen construction delays, the Westport Weston Family Y has expanded its schedule of small-group guided tours of the new facility through the end of August. For dates and times, please see below, or check out this online calendar. To […] [Read More]
Jonathan Blansfield, Head Coach Ellen Johnston, Bryce Keblish, John Whiteside.

Water Rat Seniors’ Record-breaking Long Course Championship Season

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The Westport Weston Family Y‘s Water Rat Senior Team finished the Long Course swim season with a bang. The Senior Team started their stellar championship run at the CT Senior Open Championships. The Senior Boys’ tied for second with the Cheshire Sea Dogs, an impressive showing considering the Water Rat team was half the size […] [Read More]
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Family Y Fundraiser at New Qdoba Restaurant, Aug. 22

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Here’s a great way to check out a hot new local restaurant and support the Westport Weston Family Y. Before the new Qdoba Restaurant at 275 Post Road East officially open its doors on Monday, August 25, they’re inviting Y members and supporters for a special pre-open fundraising event on Friday, August 22, from 5:00 […] [Read More]
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What’s New at the New Family Y? Lots!

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The start of the Westport Weston Family Y’s Fall Session is the start of something great – the first classes and activities to take place in our brand-new Y facility, the Bedford Family Center, at 14 Allen Raymond Lane on the Y’s 32-acre Mahackeno campus. Registration for our Fall programming, which begins Sept. 8 and […] [Read More]
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Family Y Announces Delay in Scheduled Opening of New Y Facility at Mahackeno‏

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Due to unforeseen construction delays and the uncertainty of receiving the necessary permits and certifications required for the public use of the facility, Y leaders will reschedule the official opening of the Westport Weston Family Y’s new home at its Mahackeno campus. Family Y CEO Rob Reeves explained, “Unfortunately, we’re unable to confirm exactly when […] [Read More]
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Family Y Water Rats Shine at CT State Long Course Championships

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Thirty Water Rat swimmers from the Westport Weston Family Y participated in the Connecticut Long Course Age Group Championships, July 24-27, at Wesleyan University in Middletown, CT. Seven Water Rat records, some dating back 15 years, were broken over three days of competition: Esme Hunter, 12 years old, in the 50 meter, 100 meter and […] [Read More]
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Registration for Fall Programs at the New Family Y Begins Aug. 4

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The Westport Weston Family Y’s Fall 2014 Session of classes and activities will begin the week of Sept. 8 at the Y’s soon-to-open facility at its 32-acre Mahackeno campus. Early registration for Family Members gets under way Monday, Aug. 4, with open registration for all Members starting Aug. 11. To view the scheduled classes, with […] [Read More]
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Hafaday-Mahackeno Summer Camp: Double the Fun!

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We’re making fun memories at this year’s special edition of our Y’s two popular day camps! This summer at the Westport Weston Family Y’s downtown location, our Hafaday Swim Lesson Program takes place in the mornings, followed by an afternoon session of Camp Mahackeno. Click here to see a gallery of photo highlights from the […] [Read More]
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Last Chance to Find Your Fit at the Family Y with 5 Free Visits!

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What kind of Health & Wellness Program at our Y will work for you — and your family? This summer, the Westport Weston Family Y has been making it easy to find out by giving you and your kids 5 FREE visits to our Y’s facility in downtown Westport. But hurry, this offer expires Thursday, […] [Read More]