Note: The Connecticut Media Group is not responsible for posts and comments written by non-staff members.

The LOGS Amphitheater, where "Lots of Good Stuff" happens each day.

YMCA Camp Mahackeno Set to Return to Its Longtime Summer Home; Registration Now Open

The Westport Weston Family YMCA’s Camp Mahackeno is returning this summer to its longtime home along the banks of the Saugatuck River. With the Y’s modern new facility at its 32-acre Mahackeno campus now up and running, come June our campers and staff will once again be able to enjoy their scenic camp property, located […] [Read More]
Categories: Camp Mahackeno
Instructor Susan Pomerance (near left) leads a Group Power workout in the Y's main fitness studio.

Family YMCA to Debut New MOSSA Group Power Workout, Jan. 15

Group Power is a high-rep weight training workout that combines traditional strength exercises and the hottest functional training moves, utilizing a barbell, weight plates and your body weight to make you fitter and stronger. The one-hour classes, held at various times throughout the week in the Westport Weston Family YMCA’s group-fitness studio at our modern […] [Read More]
Categories: Fitness, General
Coach Peter takes a group of Water Rats through a “dry-land” training session in the Cameron Bruce Observation Gallery in preparation for this weekend’s Pentathlon Meet.

Family Y’s Water Rats to Host Annual Pentathlon Swim Meet, Jan. 10-11

The Westport Weston Family YMCA’s Water Rat Swim Team is hosting the annual Pentathlon Swim Meet on Jan. 10-11, 2015 at the Y’s new facility at 14 Allen Raymond Lane in Westport. This is the second and final major home meet being hosted by the Water Rats this season, following a very successfully run Freestyle […] [Read More]
Categories: Westport Water Rats
Children's nutrition expert Jill Castle.

Nutrition Secrets to Swimming Success: Free Talk at the Y, Wed., Jan. 7, 6:15 pm

The Westport Weston Family YMCA’s Water Rat Swim Team is hosting noted nutrition expert Jill Castle for a special presentation, “Nutrition Secrets to Swimming Success.” The discussion will take place on Wednesday, Jan. 7, 6:15-7:15 pm in the Schine Meeting Room at the Y’s Bedford Family Center at 14 Allen Raymond Lane in Westport. All […] [Read More]
Categories: General
Movement Specialist Coach Anthony Scire.

Postponed: Free Wellness Talk at the Y, Jan. 6 @ 7 pm: Anthony Scire on Youth Sports

Update: Due to a scheduling conflict, the free discussion detailed below has been postponed. We’ll keep you posted as soon as an alternate date can be set. Sorry! Presenter and Movement Specialist Coach Anthony Scire will be speaking on the issues that kids and parents face as sports get more competitive at younger and younger […] [Read More]
Categories: General
The Y's Wellness Center is a welcoming place for the entire family.

Special Offer: 1 Free Week to Fit Right In at the Family YMCA

Promoting healthy lifestyles for everyone is a key component of the Westport Weston Family YMCA’s mission. Our Y is dedicated to offering programs and services to those who may have difficulty finding quality services elsewhere, especially families. The Y’s newly opened 54,000 sq. ft. facility at our 32-acre Mahackeno campus features exciting programs and opportunities […] [Read More]
Categories: General
Family Y and civic leaders at our Y's Aug. 28 ribbon-cutting ceremony.

Top Family Y Stories of 2014

What a year it has been for the members, staff and volunteers of the Westport Weston Family Y! As 2014 draws to a close, allow us to look back at the Y stories that gained the most attention over the past year on the Family Y’s Facebook page. Of course, the biggest Y story of […] [Read More]
Categories: Community
Nov. 14 2014 web 4

Holiday Schedule at the Family Y

Merry Fitness! Please be aware that the Westport Weston Family Y will close at 2 pm on Wednesday, Dec. 24 for Christmas Eve. We will be closed all day on Dec. 25 for Christmas. We will close at 2 pm on New Year’s Eve and will be open on New Year’s Day from 10 am […] [Read More]
Categories: General