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Dancers circle April 2014 web

Family YMCA Dance Center to Hold Auditions for 2015-16 Company Program, June 17

Does your child love dancing — and want to be part of an award-winning team? Audition for the Westport Weston Family YMCA Dance Center Company! Our education-based program is geared toward creating well-rounded dancers with strong technique, coordination and focus. We strive to engage students physically and intellectually while helping them have fun while learning. The […] [Read More]
Categories: Dance Center
Happy campers!

Family YMCA Offers Specialty Camps for Young Gymnasts and Dancers This Summer

The Westport Weston Family YMCA offers an array of summer camps, classes, clinics and activities to keep your children active and engaged from the time school’s out until the new school year begins again. The Y’s new Bedford Family Center at 14 Allen Raymond Lane in Westport now proudly shares a 32-acre campus with Camp […] [Read More]
Categories: Dance Center, Gymnastics
Family YMCA dancers backstage at Klein Auditorium.

Family YMCA Dancers Grab Gold at the Turn It Up Dance Challenge in Bridgeport

Thirty-five members of the Westport Weston Family YMCA Dance Center’s performance troupes participated in the Turn It Up Dance Challenge Dance Competition this past weekend at Klein Memorial Auditorium in Bridgeport. Five of the Family YMCA dancers performed as solos or duos: Logan Watkins, Kayden Obsitnik, Julia Davis, Emily Walsh and Vivian Ellis & Hannah […] [Read More]
The Family YMCA is the place for Funky Divas -- and Dudes!

Free Swim Lessons Highlight April School Break Programs at the Family YMCA

The Westport Weston Family YMCA is hosting an array of daily and week-long programs for local children during the upcoming School Vacation, Apr. 13-17. Here’s a listing of camps and special programs; Family YMCA membership is not required. To register online, visit this page at or call 203-226-8981. Splash! Week This is a special […] [Read More]
Devyn Mufson with Miss Lillian, her dance mentor.

Family YMCA Dancer Devyn Mufson Prepares to Step onto Larger Stage

Midge’s Membership Blog: Devyn Mufson… “That’s Devon with a ‘y’… my family is Irish and wanted me to have an Irish name but wanted to change it up a bit, make it a little more unique.” This beautiful, articulate young woman is as unique as her name — just 17 years old and with more […] [Read More]
The Family YMCA offers dance classes for girls and boys of all levels of interest and ability.

Family YMCA Debuts Non-recital Classes for Kids Who ‘Just Want to Dance’

The Westport Weston Family YMCA’s Dance Center is offering four new classes this spring for boys and girls who just want to take a fun dance class. The weekly afternoon classes begin the week of March 30 and run through June 18, and don’t involve participation in our Dance Center’s annual Spring Recital — just great […] [Read More]
Categories: Dance Center
Last February's Princess Dance Camp, held at the now-closed downtown Y.

Winter School Break Camps & Special Activities at the Family YMCA, Feb. 16-20

The Westport Weston Family YMCA has scheduled an array of special programs during the Winter School Break  for Westport schools, Feb. 16-20. School Age Vacation Special The Family YMCA Vacation Special program provides days packed with fun activities on the days when school is in recess. The program is for 1st through 6th grade children […] [Read More]
Miss Lillian teaching her young dancers new choreography.

Family Y Dance Center: Where ‘Funky Divas & Dudes’ Learn to Shine

One of the many highlights of the Westport Weston Family Y’s Dance Center program is Parent Visitation week, when proud moms and dads, grandparents and siblings see for themselves how much fun all our young Y dancers are having and the progress and friends they are making along the way. Enjoy these photos taken this […] [Read More]
Categories: Dance Center