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Taylor Jamieson is among many YMCA Gymnasts sporting new hardware.

Family YMCA Gymnasts Excel at Regional Meets

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More than 50 gymnasts from the Westport Weston Family YMCA Competition Gymnastics Team recently competed in two top-level regional meets: the YMCA Southern CT League Championships at the Wilton YMCA and the USAG Holiday Cup Invitational in Bridgeport. The Family YMCA team came home with many medals and trophies, including a 1st Place Level 3 […] [Read More]
Categories: General
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Family YMCA to Offer “Girls on the Run Club” for Pre-teens in Grades 3-5

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The Westport Weston Family YMCA is pleased to be a new partner to Girls on the Run, a national non-profit character development program that encourages pre-teen girls (grades 3-5) to develop self-respect and healthy lifestyles through running. The mission is to inspire girls to be joyful, healthy and confident using a fun, experience-based curriculum that […] [Read More]
Categories: Fitness
Devyn Mufson with Miss Lillian, her dance mentor.

Family YMCA Dancer Devyn Mufson Prepares to Step onto Larger Stage

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Midge’s Membership Blog: Devyn Mufson… “That’s Devon with a ‘y’… my family is Irish and wanted me to have an Irish name but wanted to change it up a bit, make it a little more unique.” This beautiful, articulate young woman is as unique as her name — just 17 years old and with more […] [Read More]
The Westport YMCA 5th Grade champs.

Westport YMCA 5th Graders Win 2014-15 FCBL Boys B League Title

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Capping an unexpected playoff run, on Saturday, March 7, the Westport YMCA 5th Grade Travel Basketball team bested the Bethel Parks & Rec squad 44 to 28 to claim the 2014-15 Fairfield County Basketball League Boys B Title. With a regular season record of just 6-12 – and 3-9 in league play – the Westport […] [Read More]
Categories: General
The Family YMCA offers dance classes for girls and boys of all levels of interest and ability.

Family YMCA Debuts Non-recital Classes for Kids Who ‘Just Want to Dance’

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The Westport Weston Family YMCA’s Dance Center is offering four new classes this spring for boys and girls who just want to take a fun dance class. The weekly afternoon classes begin the week of March 30 and run through June 18, and don’t involve participation in our Dance Center’s annual Spring Recital — just great […] [Read More]
Categories: Dance Center
Family YMCA Fencing Instructor Matt Steinschneider.

Fencing Demo and Open House at the Y, Sunday, March 15

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Fridays are for fencing this spring at the Westport Weston Family YMCA. Our fencing program, led by Matt Steinschneider, is offering a 12-week series of classes for children to adults for our Spring Session, which begins the week of March 30 and runs through mid June. Each class uses age appropriate equipment to help fencers […] [Read More]
Categories: General
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Family YMCA to Remain Open on Thurday; All Scheduled Programs Canceled

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UPDATE, 12 Noon, Thursday, March 5 The Westport Weston Family YMCA’s Bedford Family Center will remain open until our normal closing time of 10 pm, today, March 5. However, all scheduled programs and activities are canceled for this afternoon and evening. The programs NOT running today include group fitness classes, group swim lessons, Water Rat […] [Read More]
Categories: Community
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Invest in Our Kids, Our Health, Our Neighbors on Fairfield County Giving Day

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As a nonprofit charitable organization that has served our community since 1923, our Family YMCA works every day to address the needs of those who live and work in Westport and Weston. At the Y, strengthening community is our cause. Help us continue to invest in our kids, our health and our neighbors by making […] [Read More]
Categories: Community, General