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Community Service Opportunities for Middle School Students

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Note: The following message was sent to local school families by Westport’s Positive Youth Initiative, a collaboration of the Westport Department of Human Services, Westport PTA, Westport Schools, and Positive Directions. As a service-based organization that fully supports, and relies on, the volunteer work that so many of our members and neighbors do throughout our […] [Read More]
Categories: Community
A young Water Rat at last year's tryouts.

Tryouts for Y’s Water Rat Swim Team, Today at Downtown Y

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Tryouts for the 2014-2015 Water Rat Swim Team will be held this afternoon, September 3 at the Westport Weston Family Y at 59 Post Road East, Westport, CT. Check-in will take place in the Stauffer Pool Lobby. 9 & Over: Check-in 4:00p – Tryouts in the Stauffer Pool beginning at 4:30p 8 & Under: Check-in […] [Read More]
The Dance Center's Fall Session will begin at the downtown Y, along with other Fall Programs.

Family Y Fall Programs Starting at Downtown Facility

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We are confident that our new facility at the Westport Weston Family Y‘s Mahackeno campus will be available to us very soon, but in the meantime we will begin our Fall Session programs and schedules at the downtown Y. What follows is an overview of our upcoming Fall programs and schedules, which will take effect […] [Read More]
Y Trustee Chair Pete Wolgast with Linda McMahon in the McMahon Family Gymnasium.

Highlights From Family Y’s Dedication of New Bedford Family Center, Aug. 28

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“I think this is awesome. I knew it was going to be a really big building, but I did not know it was going to be this big and this much fun.” So said Ben Gault, 11, of Westport, who was taking a first turn on the new basketball court following the dedication and ribbon-cutting […] [Read More]
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Y to Host Open House Tours of New Facility at Mahackeno

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Following our Dedication and Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony on Thursday, Aug. 28, the new Westport Weston Family Y at 14 Allen Raymond Lane will offer self-guided preview tours prior to its official opening later in September. “With our punch-list shrinking by the day and key safety and security measures now in place, we’ve received permission from town […] [Read More]
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The Magic of Lyn at the Levitt, Tonight Starting at 6 pm

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Been to the new Levitt Pavilion this summer? If you haven’t yet, our friends at the Levitt tell us that Wednesday night’s performance is something for the whole family to enjoy — even (especially!) on a school night: THE MAGIC OF LYN! 6PM: Lawn Party for kids, featuring the Melissa & Doug Activity tent, plus […] [Read More]
Categories: General
Chandler Crosby.

Y Water Rats Name Chandler Crosby as New Head Age Group Coach; Team Tryouts Sept. 3

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The Westport Weston Family Y Water Rat Swim Team has hired Chandler Crosby as the team’s new Head Age Group Coach and the Y’s Assistant Director of Competitive Swimming. Chandler hales from New Canaan, where he swam for the high school and the New Canaan Y. As a club swimmer, Chandler competed at both the […] [Read More]
Categories: Westport Water Rats
The new Y facility, to be known as the Bedford Family Center.

Dedication and Ribbon Cutting for New Y, Aug. 28 at 7 pm

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The Dedication and Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony for the new Westport Weston Family Y facility will take place on Thursday, Aug. 28, at 7 pm. This special event will involve Y volunteers, donors, staff and members as well as an array of state and local civic leaders and public officials. Our new Y is located at 14 […] [Read More]