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While the Bedford Family Center is closed Aug. 24-26, the Y will offer programs at its adjacent Camp Mahackeno facility.

Family YMCA to Offer Outdoor Programming during Annual Shutdown, Aug. 22-30

The Westport Weston Family YMCA’s Bedford Family Center at 14 Allen Raymond Lane will be operating on a limited schedule from Saturday, August 22, through Sunday, August 30, 2015. During this period
Categories: General
YMCA Lifeguard Coordinator Brian Ference conducts a Red Cross Lifeguard Certification Course at the Family YMCA.

Family YMCA to Host Lifeguard Certification Course, Aug. 15-16, 22-23

The Westport Weston Family YMCA will host a Red Cross Lifeguard Certification Course on the weekends of Aug. 15-16 and 22-23, from 9 am to 5 pm each day. The course emphasizes practical lifesaving
Coach Drew Carothers with a PHD basketball team.

Family YMCA Partners with PHD, Straton Sports for Youth & Teen Sports Clinics

This fall, the Westport Weston Family YMCA is partnering with two highly respected local sports organizations to coach and conduct skills clinics for its youth and teen basketball, lacrosse and soccer
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Fall for the Family YMCA! Free 1-Week Trial Membership Offer Begins Sept. 8

From Sept. 8 through Oct. 8, 2015, the Westport Weston Family YMCA is offering a Free 1-week Trial Membership to introduce you and your family to the Family YMCA. During your Free Week as a member of
Categories: Community, General
Fall Prevention Sign

Hands’-on Presentation on Preventing Falls, Tuesday, July 28, 12 pm, at the Family YMCA

On Tuesday, July 28, 12-1:30 pm the Westport Weston Family YMCA is hosting a hand’s-on, interactive presentation by Mary Rocchi, PT, on preventing slips and falls. Find out how you can discover your
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Free Family YMCA Workshop to Improve Your Running Efficiency, July 28, 7-8 pm

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

Free Wellness Talk at the Family YMCA: The Sun & Your Skin, by Dr. Kenneth Egan, July 21, 10 am

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
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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

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,
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Eleanor emerges from the water, with her swim angels David and Abby at her side.

37th Annual Point to Point Compo Beach Swim Results and Highlights

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
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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

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