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Family Y Dancers to Perform at Regional Competitions

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The Westport Weston Family Y‘s Kinder, Mini, Petite and Junior Dance Companies will be competing in their first competition of the 2014 season at Revolution Talent Competition at East Haven High School this weekend, Apr. 4-6. Some 30 Family Y dancers will be performing seven dance routines, says Dance Center Director Lillian Cenatiempo. The next […] [Read More]
Arts & Crafts are a big part of the Y's curriculum, as this young artist in our School Vacation program showcases.

Crafty Y Kids at the Y’s Winter School Break Programs

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The Westport Weston Family Y is much more than than a place for “gym & swim,” though we’re proud of the opportunities our great staff provide local kids in learning the basics of swimming, gymnastics, dance and other sports & recreational activities — and then helping them get on track to excel in those activities […] [Read More]
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A Sweet Deal for Valentine’s Day at the Y

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On Friday, February 14 — Valentine’s Day — Westport Weston Family Y Adult Members are invited to bring their significant other with them to enjoy a workout, free of charge! Share the benefits of a healthy lifestyle with your loved one by taking a swim, group fitness class, working out together in our Health & […] [Read More]
Princess Dance Camp at the Y, with Miss Lillian.

Winter School Break Programs at the Y, Feb. 14-22

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The Westport Weston Family Y has scheduled a variety of special programs to keep kids occupied and having fun during the upcoming Winter School Break. Westport public schools will be closed Feb. 17-21; Weston schools are in recess on Feb. 17 and 18. The vacation fun begins on Friday, Feb. 14, with Teen Night, when […] [Read More]
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Family Y Expands Special Needs Programs for Youth and Teens

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The Westport Weston Family Y is introducing a range of new classes and programs designed to make exercise manageable and fun for teens and young adults with special needs. “We’re committed to providing all our children with fitness classes that keep them strong and healthy, and over the past few months have worked closely with […] [Read More]
Miss Danette with two of her "Jitterbugs."

Parent-Child Programs at the Y Provide Quality Family Time

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A primary goal of the Westport Weston Family Y is to strengthen and support families. After all, we are the “Family” Y, dedicated to youth development, healthy living and social responsibility. As research has long documented, family involvement is a major predictor of healthy behaviors in individuals, especially children. That’s why our Family Y is […] [Read More]

Bring-a-Friend Week On Tap for Family Y Dance Center

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The Fall Season of the Westport Weston Family Y’s Dance Center is off to a toe-tappin,’ high-spirited start, as you can see from the photo gallery above. The photos were taken on Monday, Sept. 16, the first day for wearing tutus, taps and costumes. The Y’s three studios were filled with young dancers in their […] [Read More]

Photo Highlights: Family Y Summer Camps and Classes

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If winter in our blessed part of Connecticut is sometimes a cold and slow slog, then summer is a sprint. Lazy days of summer? Not in our parts! School’s out, and though for many of our Y members and neighbors the summer recess means preparing to decamp to other locales, for our Y the first […] [Read More]

Summer Has Officially Begun at the Family Y!

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Midge’s Membership Blog: Summer has officially begun at the Y! The familiar sound of thundering feet of youngsters as they make their way past the Membership Desk lets us know that our Hafaday summer camp is in full swing.  Designed for children ages 4 to 8 and held each weekday from 8:45 am to 12:30 […] [Read More]

Y Dance Center Spring Performance, June 15

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The annual Spring Performance of the Westport Weston Family Y Dance Center will take place at 2 pm on Saturday, June 15 at Bedford Middle School. Tickets are $15 for adults, $12 for children age 3 and older (children 2 and under admitted free) and may be purchased in advance at the Family Y or […] [Read More]