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The Y’s Hafaday-Mahackeno Summer Camp Starts in 7 Weeks

While our campers may feel like summer will never get here, it is just around the corner. The first session of the Westport Weston Family Y’s special Hafaday-Mahackeno Summer Camp 2014 starts in just seven weeks! Our sessions are weekly, starting June 16 and ending on August 22. We are finalizing plans for fun activities, […] [Read More]
Categories: Camp Mahackeno, Hafaday
Apr 28, 2014 gym.web

Latest Views: New Y Rounding into Final Shape

How far along is construction of the new Westport Weston Family Y? On Monday, Apr. 28, workmen attached the basketball hoops to the shiny new glass backboards in the gymnasium. James Naismith, who developed basketball in 1891 while teaching at the YMCA Training School in Springfield, Mass., would be pleased! To be sure, much work […] [Read More]
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How You Can Help Make Our Community Stronger

We have an extraordinary opportunity to ensure a brighter future for all who live in Westport and Weston. A charitable, nonprofit organization, the Westport Weston Family Y is committed to offering our programs, facilities and services to all, regardless of their ability to pay. In 2013, the financial assistance we provided to local individuals and […] [Read More]
Excavating the shells for the new Y's two pools.

‘Second Groundbreaking’ for New Y: Latest Photo Update

Now more than a year into the construction process of building our new facility at Mahackeno and with a little more than six months left to go before we expect to open the doors of our modern new home, the Westport Weston Family Y is celebrating another milestone: The excavation of our two adjoining pools […] [Read More]

Latest Views of New Y at Mahackeno, Inside & Out

As the Westport Weston Family Y nears the one-year anniversary of the official groundbreaking ceremony for our modern new home at Mahackeno, we’re happy to report that the construction project remains on schedule and on budget. The attractive stonework that will grace much of the building’s exterior walls is now largely in place, and the […] [Read More]
St. Nick with some of his helpers at our annual Pizza with Santa party.

A Happy & Healthy Merry Christmas from the Family Y

  Midge’s Membership Blog: The carriage horses are clippety-clopping down Church Lane, right outside our window, and I know Christmas must be here.  Well, soon enough. There’s hardly a parking spot to be had downtown, though the piles of snow from last week have melted, making it easier for holiday shoppers to get from store […] [Read More]
A view of Camp Mahackeno, taken Dec. 10.

Family Y to Combine Hafaday and Mahackeno Summer Camps for 2014

This summer, the Westport Weston Family Y will conduct Mahackeno summer day camp in conjunction with its Hafaday Swim Lesson Program at the Y’s downtown facility. The joint Hafaday-Mahackeno 2014 camp program will have 10 one-week sessions, beginning June 16 and ending the week of Aug. 22. Registration for Hafaday begins Monday, Jan. 6; for […] [Read More]
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Latest Views of New Y Under Construction at Mahackeno

The scores of workers at the construction site of the new Westport Weston Family Y facility at Mahackeno are busy as Santa’s elves these days, as they continue to “Build What Matters” for our community. Progress continues each day on the Y’s new 54,000 sq. ft. Bedford Family Center, the first stage of the new […] [Read More]