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Free Family YMCA Workshop to Improve Your Running Efficiency, July 28, 7-8 pm

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Looking to hit your stride as a runner? Then make plans to attend a free workshop at the Westport Weston Family YMCA led by Matt Silvaggio, Director of EHS Westport Physical Therapy & Sports Performance, Tuesday, July 28, at 7 pm in the Schine Meeting Room. Matt will share the latest findings about improving strength […] [Read More]
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Free Wellness Talk at the Family YMCA: The Sun & Your Skin, by Dr. Kenneth Egan, July 21, 10 am

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Dr. Kenneth Egan of Advanced Specialty Care brings you the truth about the sun and its effect on your skin in a Wellness presentation hosted by the Westport Weston Family YMCA. The talk is free to YMCA Members and guests and will take in the Schine Meeting Room of the YMCA’s Bedford Family Center at […] [Read More]
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While the Y's indoor pools are closed, members can use the outdoor pool at Mahackeno.

Family YMCA’s Outdoor Pool at Camp Mahackeno Open to Members & Guests, Weekends, 12-5 pm

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The Westport Weston Familly YMCA’s Camp Mahackeno facility is open to members and guests on Saturdays and Sundays this summer, from 12 to 5 pm. Enjoy the outdoor pool as well as the sports fields, basketball courts and playground. Bring along lunch, a beach chair or two and towels and have a picnic in the […] [Read More]
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37th Annual Point to Point Compo Beach Swim Results and Highlights

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Many thanks to the 135 swimmers who participated in the Westport Weston Family YMCA’s 37th Annual Point to Point Compo Beach Swim.  The sun was out, the water was warm, and everyone had a blast! The top finishers in Sunday’s 1-mile open water event were: Female: Galen Rinaldo – 16 min. 10 sec. Male: Mark Loftus – […] [Read More]
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Young teens working out in the Family YMCA's Wellness Center.

Family YMCA Offers Rising Local 8th Graders Special Membership Program

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Effective July 1, 2015, the Westport Weston Family YMCA will be implementing an 8th Grade Membership Program to replace our current 7th Grade Membership Initiative. The new one-year offer, which features a monthly membership fee of $15, is available to all rising local 8th Graders in Westport and Weston schools. The eligibility period runs through […] [Read More]
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The Y Story of Annam and Ayaan Olasewere? Priceless…

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Midge’s Membership Blog: To put a twist on the classic ad slogan, “There are some things money can buy. For everything else, there’s the Y…” Meet Annam and Ayaan Olasewere, 7-year-old twins who came to the Westport Weston Family YMCA by way of two other Ys near and far, with a heritage that goes back […] [Read More]
The Water Rat Men's 2015 Y Nat team on the podium in Greensboro.

Water Rat Men Place 2nd at 2015 YMCA Short Course National Championships

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Attending a prestigious national meet is a goal to which many swimmers aspire. For 11 Water Rat swimmers — 8 young men and 3 young women — the opportunity came last week at the 2015 YMCA Short Course National Championships. Held in Greensboro, N.C., March 30-April 3, the meet gave these swimmers the opportunity to […] [Read More]
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TeamBrent St. Baldrick’s at the Family YMCA: Photo & Video Highlights

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What a remarkable day at the Westport Weston Family YMCA on Sunday, March 29 as we hosted hundreds of boys and girls and adults shaving their heads to help fight childhood cancer and find a cure. Thanks to all for your support of the 11th Annual TeamBrent St. Baldrick’s Celebration! Special thanks to sportscaster Deb […] [Read More]
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