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Hafaday Swim Lesson Program is for children ages 4 to 8 years old.

The Y Wants You to Make Sure Your Children Are Safe Around the Water

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As the nation’s largest operator of swimming pools, the Y gives more than 1 million children a year the skills they need to be safe around water. Learning to swim is one of the most important life skills we can acquire. Drowning is a serious threat to the health and well-being of people across the […] [Read More]
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Last February's Princess Dance Camp, held at the now-closed downtown Y.

Winter School Break Camps & Special Activities at the Family YMCA, Feb. 16-20

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The Westport Weston Family YMCA has scheduled an array of special programs during the Winter School Break  for Westport schools, Feb. 16-20. School Age Vacation Special The Family YMCA Vacation Special program provides days packed with fun activities on the days when school is in recess. The program is for 1st through 6th grade children […] [Read More]
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Hafaday-Mahackeno Summer Camp: Double the Fun!

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We’re making fun memories at this year’s special edition of our Y’s two popular day camps! This summer at the Westport Weston Family Y’s downtown location, our Hafaday Swim Lesson Program takes place in the mornings, followed by an afternoon session of Camp Mahackeno. Click here to see a gallery of photo highlights from the […] [Read More]
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Family Y Summer Session Classes, Camps and Activities Start Next Week!

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Summer is upon us! And what a summer it promises to be… The Westport Weston Family Y’s Summer Session begins Monday, June 23. Check out our 36-page Summer Brochure for the complete listings of all that’s going on at our Y this summer. Among the highlights: New AquaFins Therapeutic Swim Lesson Program for children with […] [Read More]

Y’s Hafaday-Mahackeno Summer Camp Filling Up Fast—Register Today!

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We are thrilled to have so many Y families signing up to enjoy this unique summer, when Hafaday and Mahackeno are joining teams. The first 3 weeks of camp are already full, and week 4 has fewer than 25 spots left! If you are planning to register your children, please do so today. Once a […] [Read More]
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Family Y Launches AquaFins Swim Program for Children with Special Needs

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At the Westport Weston Family Y, we pride ourselves on being an organization that provides access for all members of our community. To meet that goal, we’re happy to introduce AquaFins, a NEW five-week swim program specifically designed for children with special needs, ages 6 to 14. The Y’s AquaFins Therapeutic Swim Lesson Program will […] [Read More]

The Y’s Hafaday-Mahackeno Summer Camp Starts in 7 Weeks

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While our campers may feel like summer will never get here, it is just around the corner. The first session of the Westport Weston Family Y’s special Hafaday-Mahackeno Summer Camp 2014 starts in just seven weeks! Our sessions are weekly, starting June 16 and ending on August 22. We are finalizing plans for fun activities, […] [Read More]
Categories: Camp Mahackeno, Hafaday
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Splash! Week Highlights at the Family Y

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A huge “Thank You!” to the Stew Leonard III Children’s Charities for making it possible for hundreds of local children to have fun this week while learning vital water-safety skills at the Westport Weston Family Y’s Splash! Week. The kids — ages 3 to 12 — enjoyed a free 30-minute swim lesson each day during […] [Read More]