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Gymnasts Believe Nov 2014

Y Water Rats and Gymnasts Serve Up Help for the Holidays

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A very busy weekend just passed for many of the kids involved in Westport Weston Family Y programs and teams, and in a very good way. On Saturday, Head Age Coach Chandler Crosby gathered a small army of Water Rats to help Al’s Angels with their annual Thanksgiving Meal Assembly in Bridgeport, which will deliver […] [Read More]
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Check Out the Family Y’s Winter Brochure for Fun New Classes & Activities

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The Westport Weston Family Y’s Winter Session of classes and activities is right around the corner, and we’re excited to begin our first full Session at our new Bedford Family Center at 14 Allen Raymond Lane on the Y’s Mahackeno campus. Winter Session programs start the week of January 5, 2015, and continue through the […] [Read More]
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This little Y angel is already getting into the spirit of the giving season!

Water Rats Team with Al’s Angels to Host Toy Drive at the Y

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The Westport Weston Family Y Water Rats are helping out with the annual Toy Drive organized by Al’s Angels. The toys that we are collecting will go directly to local children and families that are battling cancer, rare blood disease & severe financial hardship. “Without the work that we do together…many of these children will […] [Read More]
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The new Y's first home swim meet, for 8 & Under swimmers, held Oct. 19, attracted a big crowd.

Y Water Rats to Host Annual Freestyle Frenzy Meet, Nov. 8-9

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The weekend of Nov. 8-9, the Westport Weston Family Y’s Water Rat Swim Team will be hosting more than 700 athletes from teams across the region at the annual Maura Marden Freestyle Frenzy. This will be our first multi-sessional swim meet in our new facility, and we’re expecting the Y to be very busy! As […] [Read More]
Happy campers at the Y Gymnastics Center in Norwalk.

Y Hosts Election Day Vacation Special & Gymnastics Camp, Tuesday

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With schools closed for Election Day, Tuesday, Nov. 4, local students have two special opportunities for fun activities hosted by the Westport Weston Family Y. Children ages 6 and up can enjoy games and a craft and 2 1/2 hours of gymnastics at our Y Gymnastics Center at 145 Main Street in Norwalk. Election Day […] [Read More]
Dr. Peter D'Adamo

“Eat Right For Your Type” Talk by Dr. Peter D’Adamo, Nov. 6 at the Family Y

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On Thursday, Nov. 6, 7-8:15 pm, the Westport Weston Family Y will host internationally known naturopathic physician and researcher Dr. Peter D’Adamo, who will present a free lecture on how to “Eat Right for Your Type” for Family Y Members and Guests. Author of award-winning books, including The Blood Type Diet, The Genotype Diet and […] [Read More]
Interim CEO Philip Dwyer addressing Y staff; to his right is Board President Bonnie Strittmatter and former CEO Rob Reeves.

Philip Dwyer Assumes Duties as Interim CEO of the Family Y

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The transition in executive leadership of the Westport Weston Family Y proceeded on Monday, Oct. 27, as retired Y professional Philip Dwyer assumed his duties as Interim Chief Executive Officer. Dwyer takes the helm from Rob Reeves, who announced his resignation on Oct. 20 after a six-year tenure that saw the successful completion of the […] [Read More]
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Flu Shot Clinic Oct 2014 (3)

Flu Shot Clinic at the Family Y, Monday, Oct. 27, 8-11 am

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On Monday, Oct. 27, 8- 11 am, the Westport Weston Family Y is hosting Visiting Nurse Services of Connecticut, which will administer Flu Shots. This important health service is open to Y members, staff and the public, and will be held in the Coyne Tower Upper Lobby. The following insurances are accepted, no co-pay. All […] [Read More]
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Photo Highlights, Halloween Spooktacular at Y Gymnastics Center

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Enjoy this baker’s dozen of delightful photos from the Westport Weston Family Y‘s annual Halloween Spooktacular, held for the first time at our Y Gymnastics Center at 145 Main Street in Norwalk, on Friday, Oct. 24. Parents came in costume, too! Thanks to all our great gymnastics coaches, the gymnasts and volunteers who helped set […] [Read More]
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CT Y Alliance exec John L. Cattelan with Megan Loffredo and CEO Rob Reeves.

Megan Loffredo Saluted as Family Y Volunteer of the Year

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As a community service organization, the Westport Weston Family Y thrives on volunteerism. Volunteers make it possible for YMCAs to fulfill their mission in the community, achieve good governance and offer many special events and services. At the annual Connecticut Alliance of YMCAs Y Leaders Dinner, held Tuesday, Oct. 21 at the Courtyard Marriott in […] [Read More]