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Latest Construction Photos of the New Y at Mahackeno

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Much has changed at the Westport Weston Family Y’s 32-acre Mahackeno campus just north of downtown since Feb. 5, when our Y’s volunteer leaders, staff and construction partners were joined by dozens of Y members and supporters to celebrate the official groundbreaking ceremony for the 54,000 sq. ft. facility that, come late 2014, will serve […] [Read More]

Youth Fun Night at the Y for 4th-7th Graders, Saturday, May 18

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The Westport Weston Family Y’s last Youth Fun Night of the school year is this Saturday, and we are planning a great night for local 4th-7th graders! Come and hang out at the Family Y from 7:30-9:30 pm and have a blast. Where else can you find swimming, basketball, ping pong, bingo and board games, […] [Read More]
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Art About Town Opening Night Street Party, Thursday, May 23

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Now through June 16, Art About Town will bring hundreds of original works of art to shop and restaurant windows, turning the downtown Westport shopping district into one continuous gallery for strolling, appreciating, and purchasing unique, original and undiscovered art. A festive Opening Night Street Party launches Art About Town on Thursday, May 23 from […] [Read More]

Visit the New Y’s Building Site

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See for yourself what we’re building … and why it matters at the Family Y’s 32-acre Mahackeno campus, at Route 33 and the Merritt Parkway just north of downtown Westport. We know you’ll be impressed by the work under way in bringing our new Y facility out of the ground — and inspired by what […] [Read More]

The Whole Truth About Holistic Health Day at the Y, May 18

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Midge’s Membership Blog: “Holistic,” you say? Isn’t that another word for half-baked? Well, let me give you the whole story about “holistic” and tell you why the Family Y is where you should be on Saturday, May 18, from 10:30 am to 2:30 pm. Whether you realize it or not, we all (yes, that is […] [Read More]

SpinOdyssey 2013 a Big Success!

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Congrats to co-chair Patty Kondub and all our friends at SpinOdyssey 2013, which so far has raised more than $107,000 following their annual event last weekend in Westport to support breast cancer research. Special congrats to our Family Y team, which has contributed nearly $20,000 to that total! . Above is a photo of the […] [Read More]
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Join the Y’s Race for the Cure Team on Saturday, May 11 at Sherwood Island State Park

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The first annual Fairfield County Race for the Cure will take place Saturday morning, May 11, at Sherwood Island State Park. Events at the Race for the Cure in Westport include a 5K Race, 5K and 1.5K Walks, a Kids’ Short Run and Kids’ K and a Survivor Breakfast. Conducted by the Connecticut Affiliate of […] [Read More]

Family Y Opens Registration for Summer Session Classes

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Registration for the Family Y’s Summer Session of classes and programs is now under way. Summer classes and programs at the Y’s downtown facility start the week of June 24, with most continuing through the week of August 19. Enrollment for the Family Y’s array of summer camps and programs, including the Earthplace-Mahackeno partnership and […] [Read More]

Summer Fun All Set to Begin at the Y

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Midge’s Membership Blog: As far as I’m concerned, SUMMER IS HERE!  And the best way to get your jump start is to sign up for our summer session of classes.  Registration begins Monday, May 6, at 8:00 am.  Classes fill up fast so please try to register as soon as possible. The Y has a […] [Read More]

Y Water Rats Honored at Annual Recognition Night

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The Water Rat Parents Club and Y Swim Coaches hosted the annual WRAT Recognition Night at Bedford Middle School on Friday, Apr. 26. Nearly 300 guests were on hand for a celebratory dinner, followed by an awards ceremony for graduating seniors and special recognition of other members of the 2012-2013 Westport Weston Family Y’s 200-member […] [Read More]