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Pickleball at the Y!

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Pickleball, one of the fastest-growing sports in the U.S., is now in play at the Westport Weston Family Y. As you can see from the photos above, it’s played with solid paddle racquets and a perforated, “Whiffle” type ball, on a 20 x 44 ft. court with a low-slung net. Played both indoors and out, […] [Read More]
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Build a Happier, Healthier Kid at Westport’s Mini Maker Faire, Apr. 26

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The Westport Weston Family Y will be offering lots of family fun at the popular Westport Mini Maker Faire, taking place on Saturday, Apr. 26, from 10 am to 4 pm, at the Westport Library and Jesup Green. Maker Faire is the Greatest Show (and Tell) on Earth—a family-friendly showcase of invention, creativity and resourcefulness, […] [Read More]
Some 130 kids joined the fun on March 22, when the Y turned into a clubhouse for teens and tweens only.

At the Y: Teen Night, Apr. 25; Youth Night, Apr. 26

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Lots of fun ahead for local teens and tweens! On Friday, Apr. 25, the Family Y is hosting Teen Night for 6th-8th graders, 7:30-9:30 pm. And on Saturday, Apr. 26, the Y turns into a clubhouse for 4th and 5th graders, with Youth Night, also 7:30-9:30 pm. We will have Swimming, Basketball, Ping Pong, BINGO […] [Read More]
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How You Can Help Make Our Community Stronger

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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]
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National Volunteer Week, April 6-12 – A Time to Give Back

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National Volunteer Week is April 6-12, 2014 – a great time to take action and discover opportunities to give back and make a difference in your community. During National Volunteer Week, the Westport Weston Family Y joins the nation in encouraging individuals to seek ways to give back, while honoring those who dedicate themselves to […] [Read More]
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Westport Bus Study Public Meeting, Apr. 9 at Town Hall

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Help our community find the best way forward for local bus service, including possible routes to and from the new Westport Weston Family Y, by attending the Westport Bus Study Public Meeting, Wednesday, Apr. 9, 7:30-9:30 pm in the Town Hall Auditorium at 110 Myrtle Ave. in Westport. Input from the public is critical to […] [Read More]
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Highlights from 4th Annual Maura Marden Classic

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Our Y’s Stauffer Pool was the fun and festive setting for the 4th Annual Maura Marden Classic last Friday evening. Held in honor of a beloved member and leader of our Y’s aquatics programs, the event drew dozens of adult swimmers from our Morning Swim Fit and Masters groups, as well as a most welcome […] [Read More]
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Free Vascular Ultrasound Demos at the Y, Friday, 9 am – 1 pm

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On Friday, March 28, from 9 am to 1 pm, representatives from the Center for Vein Restoration will be in the Westport Weston Family Y‘s Pool Lobby for a FREE vascular ultrasound demonstration. If you’re one of 40 million American adults affected by chronic venous insufficiency — the often undiagnosed medical condition behind varicose veins […] [Read More]
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Y Mourns Sudden Passing of Dr. Saul Scherzer

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Our Y family is deeply saddened to hear of the sudden passing on Monday, March 24, of Dr. Saul Scherzer. Our condolences to his wife, Leah, and immediate family, and to all whose lives he touched, both in his professional life, his local community and here at the Westport Weston Family Y. Dr. Saul, as […] [Read More]
The beginning of the Wet T-shirt Relay race at last year's Maura Marden Classic.

4th Annual Maura Marden Classic, Friday Night at the Y

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Swim for fun, for fellowship and to remember a great friend of the Family Y at the annual Maura Marden Classic. This year’s meet for adult swimmers 18 years and older takes place at the Westport Weston Family Y on Friday, March 28, starting with warm-ups at 7:30 pm. The online entry fee is $30 […] [Read More]