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Take 5 at the Y This Summer: 5 Free Visits!

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What kind of health & wellness program at the Westport Weston Family Y will work for you — and your family? From May 27 until July 31, the Family Y is making it easy to find out. We’re giving you and your kids 5 FREE visits to our Y’s facility in downtown Westport, so everyone […] [Read More]
Dodgeball was a big hit at the March Teen & Youth Night at the Y.

Teen & Youth Night at the Y, Saturday, for 4th-8th Graders

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This Saturday, 7:30-9:30 pm, the Westport Weston Family Y is hosting a combined Teen and Youth Night for all 4th-8th graders in Westport and Weston. We will have Swimming, Basketball, Ping Pong, BINGO with prizes, Karaoke, board games and lots of fun with your friends. Teen/Youth Night is $15 for Y members and $20 for […] [Read More]
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Summer Gymnastics Programs at the New Y Gymnastics Center in Norwalk

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Upon its opening in June, the Westport Weston Family Y’s new Gymnastics Center at 145 Main St. in Norwalk will be offering a range of special programs and camps throughout the summer. Choose from a variety of week-long camps and clinics for children age 4 through grade 8, plus our popular Toddler Adventure Open Gym, […] [Read More]
Pickleball is played indoors and out...

Pickleball at the Y!

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Pickleball, one of the fastest-growing sports in the U.S., is now in play at the Westport Weston Family Y. As you can see from the photos above, it’s played with solid paddle racquets and a perforated, “Whiffle” type ball, on a 20 x 44 ft. court with a low-slung net. Played both indoors and out, […] [Read More]
Some 130 kids joined the fun on March 22, when the Y turned into a clubhouse for teens and tweens only.

At the Y: Teen Night, Apr. 25; Youth Night, Apr. 26

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Lots of fun ahead for local teens and tweens! On Friday, Apr. 25, the Family Y is hosting Teen Night for 6th-8th graders, 7:30-9:30 pm. And on Saturday, Apr. 26, the Y turns into a clubhouse for 4th and 5th graders, with Youth Night, also 7:30-9:30 pm. We will have Swimming, Basketball, Ping Pong, BINGO […] [Read More]
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Y Lifeguard coordinator Brian Ference conducting a classroom session at a 2013 Red Cross Lifeguard Certification Class.

Waterfront Lifeguard Certification Class at the Y, May 10-11, 17-18

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The Westport Weston Family Y is hosting a Red Cross Lifeguarding Course on May 10-11, 17-18 for strong swimmers ages 15 and older. This Waterfront Lifeguard Certification Course will give newly trained Lifeguards more options at places to work, from beaches to parks to private clubs. Held from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm each of […] [Read More]
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Y to Host Gala Opening Celebration at New Facility, Saturday, Oct. 11

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There is much work (and excitement) in the months ahead as the Westport Weston Family Y completes the task of Building What Matters – our modern new facility at the Y’s 32-acre Mahackeno campus just north of downtown Westport. The good news is that we remain on schedule for our opening early next fall, likely […] [Read More]
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The Family Y’s ‘Right Hand,’ Joan Vitali, Is Retiring

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Midge’s Membership Blog: Every morning, Joan Vitali whizzes past the Westport Weston Family Y‘s Member Services Desk, arms full of ‘stuff.’  There are bags of food and beverage from Trader Joe’s, Stew Leonard’s; sometimes there are props, posters, flowers, various items to bring for meetings and special events. But no matter what the occasion, Joan […] [Read More]
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Westport Bus Study Public Meeting, Apr. 9 at Town Hall

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Help our community find the best way forward for local bus service, including possible routes to and from the new Westport Weston Family Y, by attending the Westport Bus Study Public Meeting, Wednesday, Apr. 9, 7:30-9:30 pm in the Town Hall Auditorium at 110 Myrtle Ave. in Westport. Input from the public is critical to […] [Read More]
Categories: Community, General
The beginning of the Wet T-shirt Relay race at last year's Maura Marden Classic.

4th Annual Maura Marden Classic, Friday Night at the Y

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Swim for fun, for fellowship and to remember a great friend of the Family Y at the annual Maura Marden Classic. This year’s meet for adult swimmers 18 years and older takes place at the Westport Weston Family Y on Friday, March 28, starting with warm-ups at 7:30 pm. The online entry fee is $30 […] [Read More]