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Westport Door-to-Door Bus Service Gives the Disabled a Lift to Our YMCA

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Westport Door-to-Door is the transportation service within the Town of Westport required by the Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA). This community service can be used by Westport Weston Family YMCA members who qualify to travel from their homes to the Y’s Bedford Family Center at 14 Allen Raymond Lane. Our new Y facility is fully […] [Read More]
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Water Rat and Staples Swim Teams to Hold Swim for Nepal Fundraiser, May 27

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On Wednesday, May 27, the Water Rat Swim Team and the Staples Girls and Staples Boys Swim Teams will gather at the Westport Weston Family YMCA for Swim for Nepal, a five-hour event to raise money for Save the Children’s Nepal relief efforts. Less than three weeks after a devastating 7.8 magnitude earthquake struck the […] [Read More]
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Join Our Family YMCA for a Summer of Fun! Check Out Our New Brochure

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We’re looking forward to spending our first summer at our beautiful new Bedford Family Center, and have an exciting array of classes and activities to offer Westport Weston Family YMCA members and guests. Check out our new, 32- page Summer 2015 Program Brochure. It’s available online in pdf or “flipbook” form on this page at […] [Read More]
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15-Minute Hands for Life CPR Training at the YMCA, Sunday, May 3

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Norwalk Hospital, in collaboration with organizations from Wilton, Westport and Weston,will present “Hands For Life Westport Weston Wilton,” a free, community-wide hands-only CPR and AED training event on Sunday, May 3, at the Westport Weston Family YMCA from 10 am to 4 pm, 14 Allen Raymond Lane in Westport. The training process takes only 15 […] [Read More]
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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]