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Schedule of Activities for the Y’s Healthy Kids Day Weekend, Apr. 25-26

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This year, the Westport Weston Family YMCA is celebrating our annual Healthy Kids Day with two days of free family fun, Apr. 25-26. Healthy Kids Day is a national YMCA initiative to improve families’ health and well-being. We start the festivities on Saturday, Apr. 25, at our YMCA Gymnastics Center at 145 Main St. in […] [Read More]
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Newly named Family YMCA CEO Patricia Riemersma.

Patricia Riemersma Named New CEO of the Westport Weston Family YMCA

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The volunteer members of the Westport Weston Family YMCA’s governing Board of Directors have unanimously approved the Executive Search Committee’s selection of Patricia Riemersma as Chief Executive Officer. Riemersma has enthusiastically accepted the position. Her first day in her new role as the Family YMCA’s CEO will be Monday, June 8. “We wholeheartedly welcome Patricia […] [Read More]
College students can join the Y for a special rate of $50 a month, May through August.

Family YMCA Offers College Students a Summer Break Special Membership

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A Y “welcome back” to local students returning home from college for the summer. Spend your time off by enjoying a healthy and engaged summer at the Westport Weston Family YMCA. From May 1 to August 31, we’re offering college students a special membership of just $50 a month (versus the regular adult rate of […] [Read More]
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Family YMCA to Offer Adventure Race Training Camp, Apr. 13 – June 3

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Are you a Tough Mudder? A Warrior? A Spartan? Gator Bait? Adventure races like the Tough Mudder, Warrior Dash, Spartan Race and, yes, regional events like the Gator Bait Trail Run down in Texas are fast growing in popularity. The disciplines and obstacles vary from race to race, but most are group efforts, many in […] [Read More]
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St. Baldrick’s Event Sunday at the Family YMCA — Know Before You Go

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This Sunday, March 29, from 11:45 am to 2 pm, the Westport Weston Family YMCA will host the 11th Annual TeamBrent St. Baldrick’s Celebration at our new Bedford Family Center at 14 Allen Raymond Lane in Westport. We’re excited to support this local/national partnership to raise funds to help fight childhood cancer. And we’re happy […] [Read More]
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Ready to Get Shaved? TeamBrent St. Baldrick’s Celebration, Sunday, March 29 at the Family YMCA

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Bald is beautiful, especially when it’s a heartfelt sign of support for children battling cancer. On Sunday, March 29, the Westport Weston Family YMCA will host the 11th Annual TeamBrent St. Baldrick’s Celebration at its new Bedford Family Center at 14 Allen Raymond Lane in Westport. In what has become an iconic, ongoing effort to […] [Read More]
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Family YMCA to Remain Open on Thurday; All Scheduled Programs Canceled

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UPDATE, 12 Noon, Thursday, March 5 The Westport Weston Family YMCA’s Bedford Family Center will remain open until our normal closing time of 10 pm, today, March 5. However, all scheduled programs and activities are canceled for this afternoon and evening. The programs NOT running today include group fitness classes, group swim lessons, Water Rat […] [Read More]
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Invest in Our Kids, Our Health, Our Neighbors on Fairfield County Giving Day

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As a nonprofit charitable organization that has served our community since 1923, our Family YMCA works every day to address the needs of those who live and work in Westport and Weston. At the Y, strengthening community is our cause. Help us continue to invest in our kids, our health and our neighbors by making […] [Read More]