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Our gym, for one night only…

Highlights from the Y’s Celebrating What Matters Gala (Photos and Video)

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To borrow a phrase from the hit song by the Four Seasons, “Oh, what a night!” On Saturday evening, Oct. 11, 2014, more than 350 Y volunteers, donors, members, and staff gathered in the Vince & Linda McMahon Family Gymnasium to “Celebrate What Matters” — the successful completion of the Westport Weston Family Y’s Building […] [Read More]
Welcome to the new Family Y!

Our New Y: So Much More! Highlights from Our First Week

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We did it! The Westport Weston Family Y‘s beautiful new facility, the Bedford Family Center, is open and now welcoming hundreds of Y members and their guests each day. We’re please to report that the overwhelming response from our members is one of discovery and delight. From new amenities like the Kids’ Club and Member […] [Read More]
Sept. 17 2014 family locker room web

A User’s Guide to Your New Family Y

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We are very much looking forward to welcoming current and new members to the new Westport Weston Family Y, starting Monday, Oct. 6, 5:30 am to 10 pm … and beyond! To help make this monumental move go as smoothly as possible, we ask for our members’ help — both to finish up at our […] [Read More]
12 Minute Drive from Mahackeno

New Family Y: Frequently Asked Questions…and Answers!

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Note: The following answers to common questions may be helpful in getting current members and prospective new members better acquainted with the Westport Weston Family Y’s modern new home and its features and services. More information may be found at www.westporty.org; the Y’s Membership Engagement Specialists are available to answer your specific questions. Call 203-226-8981 […] [Read More]
This photo by Dave Matlow captures the handshakes and smiles after the Sept. 24 Town meeting granting final approval for our new Y to open.

New Y Approved to Open for Full Public Use, Monday, Oct. 6

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It’s “all systems are go” for the new Westport Weston Family Y. On Wednesday, Sept. 24, the Town of Westport’s Selectmen, operating in their capacity as the Water Pollution Control Authority, unanimously approved the Operating Agreement as required by the Town ordinance for private on-site wastewater disposal systems. The 3-0 vote, along with the completion […] [Read More]
Gala Gym

Family Y Gala Celebration on Oct. 11 Sold Out

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It will be quite a party at the new Westport Weston Family Y! After a decade-long quest to plan, design and gain approval for a much-needed new facility, after years of fundraising to finance our “Building What Matters” capital campaign, and following 18 months of construction, the time has come to celebrate a remarkable achievement: […] [Read More]
The Welcome Center of the new Y facility at the Y's 32-acre Mahackeno campus.

Update About New Y Facility; Opening Status & Preview Tours

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We’re very close to opening the new Westport Weston Family Y. The 54,000 sq. ft. facility on Allen Raymond Lane is now virtually complete. We’re finishing the hook-up of our new phone system and wiring of the HD monitors and high-tech fitness equipment in our Wellness Center, and we’re awaiting final sign-off from the Town […] [Read More]
The Dance Center's Fall Session will begin at the downtown Y, along with other Fall Programs.

Family Y Fall Programs Starting at Downtown Facility

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We are confident that our new facility at the Westport Weston Family Y‘s Mahackeno campus will be available to us very soon, but in the meantime we will begin our Fall Session programs and schedules at the downtown Y. What follows is an overview of our upcoming Fall programs and schedules, which will take effect […] [Read More]
Y Trustee Chair Pete Wolgast with Linda McMahon in the McMahon Family Gymnasium.

Highlights From Family Y’s Dedication of New Bedford Family Center, Aug. 28

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“I think this is awesome. I knew it was going to be a really big building, but I did not know it was going to be this big and this much fun.” So said Ben Gault, 11, of Westport, who was taking a first turn on the new basketball court following the dedication and ribbon-cutting […] [Read More]
Get Pumped

Y to Host Open House Tours of New Facility at Mahackeno

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Following our Dedication and Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony on Thursday, Aug. 28, the new Westport Weston Family Y at 14 Allen Raymond Lane will offer self-guided preview tours prior to its official opening later in September. “With our punch-list shrinking by the day and key safety and security measures now in place, we’ve received permission from town […] [Read More]