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Flu Shot Clinic Kicks Off YMCA’s First Anniversary Open House, Oct. 6

The Westport Weston Family YMCA’s celebration of its first year of operations at the Bedford Family Center on Tuesday, October 6, kicks off with a Flu Shot Clinic, 8:30 am to 12:30 pm, offered
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Trial members can take part in group fitness classes at the Y, like the popular new Group Fight class.

Last Chance to Activate Your Free 1-Week Trial Membership at the YMCA

The Westport Weston Family YMCA’s Free 1-Week Trial Membership to introduce local residents to the Family YMCA ends Thursday, Oct. 8. During your Free Week as a member of our YMCA, you and your family
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YMCA to Host ‘Into the Woods’ Obstacle Run for Kids, K-8th Grade, Sunday, Oct. 25

The inaugural “Into the Woods” Obstacle Run will take place at the Westport Weston Family YMCA’s Mahackeno facility on Sunday, Oct. 25, in collaboration with TeamBrent St. Baldrick’s Foundation.
This oil portrait of YMCA founder Edward T. Bedford will be the centerpiece of the new Bedford Family Legacy Wall.

YMCA to Dedicate ‘Bedford Family Legacy Wall’ at Oct. 6 First Anniversary Celebration

The Westport Weston Family YMCA is celebrating its first year of operations at the Bedford Family Center by hosting an Open House for YMCA members and local residents on Tuesday, October 6, 2015. The
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A Seated Yoga class for active older adults at the YMCA's weekly Senior Friday.

Take a Stand to Prevent Falls on National Falls Prevention Awareness Day

Each year on the first day of fall more than 70 national organizations across 48 states come together to Take a Stand to Prevent Falls. On Wednesday, September 23, National Falls Prevention Awareness
Dick and Harriette Rauh, at her new home in Florida.

Coping with Alzheimer’s with the Love of Family and the Y’s ‘Spirit of Friendship’

Note: On Sunday, October 4, members and staff from the Westport Weston Family YMCA will participate in the Walk to End Alzheimer’s at Calf Pasture Beach in Norwalk. Sponsored by the Alzheimer’s
Bedford Family Center at sunset

YMCA’s Free 1-Week Trial Membership Offer Begins Today

From Sept. 8 through Oct. 8, 2015, the Westport Weston Family YMCA is offering a Free 1-Week Trial Membership to introduce local individuals and families to the Family YMCA’s Bedford Family Center at
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The Aquatic Climbing Wall in the deep end of the YMCA's lap pool is a popular hang-out on Teen & Youth Nights.

Family YMCA to Host Saturday Night Fun for Local Youth & Teens

On two Saturday nights a month during the school year, the Westport Weston Family YMCA is open just for local students.  Teen Nights are for kids in Grades 6-8, while Youth Nights are for 4th-5th
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Join your fellow active older adults for fitness, fun, social activities and educational seminars at the YMCA's Bedford Family Center.

Fridays Are for Seniors at the Family YMCA, Starting Sept. 4!

Starting Sept. 4, Fridays are for seniors at the Westport Weston Family YMCA! We’ll begin each Friday morning with organized games of Pickleball, from 9 to 10:30 am in our gymnasium on the main level.
YMCA After School kids enjoying outdoor play at Sauagtuck Elementary School last May.

How You Can Help in the Search for a New Superintendent of Westport Schools

Allow the Family YMCA to pass along this message to the Westport Community from the Westport Board of Education: “As you may be aware, the Westport Board of Education has initiated its search for a