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Schedule a Preview Tour of the New Y at Mahackeno

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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

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

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

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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]
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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]