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Highlights from the Y’s Hafaday Summer Swim Lesson Program for Kids Ages 4 to 8

Welcome to another week of the Westport Weston Family Y’s Hafaday Summer Swim Lesson Program! Designed for children ages 4 to 8 and held each weekday from 8:45 am to 12:30 pm, Hafaday is primarily a
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Family Y Gymnasts Win Titles at YMCA National Championship

Fourteen Family Y gymnasts traveled to Savannah, Georgia, June 26-29 to compete at YMCA Women’s National Gymnastic Championships. Teams from 91 YMCAs participated, with more than 1,900 gymnasts

Lifeguard Training Course at the Family Y, Aug. 12-16

The Westport Weston Family Y has added an additional Red Cross Lifeguard Training Course to our summer schedule. The class will take place August 12-16, from 5 pm to 9 pm each day. The Red Cross
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Free BBQ Party at Compo Beach, July 11, for Stay Cool Westport

Here’s a great way to show your support for our community and our environment — and enjoy a free BBQ party at Compo Beach on July 11, from 5:30 to 8 pm. This free community BBQ is being hosted by the

Latest Views of New Y at Mahackeno: “It’s All About the Steel”

After six months of construction, the Westport Weston Family Y’s building project at Mahackeno continues on schedule and on budget. The steel framework for the first stage of the Y’s modern new home,

Mighty Moss Half Iron Triathlon, Sunday in Norwalk

The 2nd Annual Mighty Moss Half Iron Triathlon takes place on Sunday, June 30, at Calf Pasture Beach in Norwalk. The race features a 1.2 mile swim in the Sound, a 56-mile bike ride on local

Family Y Gymnastic Team Competes at YMCA National Championship

Fourteen gymnasts from the Family Y Competition Gymnastic team traveled with their Y coaches and parents to Savannah, Ga., this week to compete in the 2013 YMCA Gymnastic National Championship. Nearly
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‘Wear Sunscreen’ Really is the Best Tip for These Y Graduates

Congratulations to our latest class of certified lifeguards, who completed a Red Cross training course at the Westport Weston Family Y over the past two weekends. “We’ve trained nearly 30 lifeguards

Summer Has Officially Begun at the Family Y!

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

A Shout-Out to “Mr. Paul,” the Y’s Employee of the Year

Paul Watson never looks for special attention for himself; he’s just the opposite. His specialty is finding situations that may be going astray and quietly correcting whatever may be going wrong.