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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
The Dance Center's Fall Session will begin at the downtown Y, along with other Fall Programs.

Family Y Fall Programs Starting at Downtown Facility

We are confident that our new facility at the Westport Weston Family Y‘s Mahackeno campus will be available to us very soon, but in the meantime we will begin our Fall Session programs and schedules at the downtown Y. What follows is an overview of our upcoming Fall programs and schedules, which will take effect […] [Read More]
The new Expresso bikes in our Wellness Center.

Schedule a Preview Tour of the New Y at Mahackeno

With the official opening of the Y’s new home at its Mahackeno campus delayed due to unforeseen construction delays, the Westport Weston Family Y has expanded its schedule of small-group guided tours of the new facility through the end of August. For dates and times, please see below, or check out this online calendar. To […] [Read More]
The Mini Company Jazz troupe.

Open-Call Audition for Y Dance Center Companies, July 22

On Tuesday, July 22, from 3 to 4 pm, the Westport Weston Family Y Dance Center will hold an Open-Call Audition for a spot in the Y Dance Center Company Program. The audition is for boys and girls ages 7 to 12, and will take place in the Upstairs Dance Studio at the downtown facility. […] [Read More]
Categories: Dance Center

Art About Town Street Party on Main Street, Today at 5:30 pm

It won’t rain on this parade today … Make plans to swing by downtown Westport this evening, Thursday, May 29, from 5:30 to 8:30 pm for the Art About Town Opening Night Street Party, when Main Street turns into a car-free, continuous gallery for strolling, appreciating, and purchasing unique, original and undiscovered art. Presented each […] [Read More]
Junior Company Hip Hop 4-5-14 web

Y Dancers Prep for Spring Recital, Saturday, June 14, at Bedford Middle School

The Westport Weston Family Y’s Dance Center is preparing to stage its annual Spring Dance Performance on Saturday, June 14, at Bedford Middle School. “Our show this year is jam-packed with wonderful talent,” says Dance Center Director Lillian Cenatiempo. “I’m excited for the girls to get on stage and show how hard they have been […] [Read More]