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Family Y’s Winter Session Classes and Activities Start Monday, Jan. 6

The Westport Weston Family Y‘s 12-week Winter Session begins the week of January 6. Review our 32-page brochure for complete descriptions, dates and times of new classes and activities for you and your family to enjoy. View it as either a “Flipbook” to browse or download the pdf to your work or home computer. Both […] [Read More]
Categories: Community, Fitness
Fitness Center

Family Y Re-opens as Winter Session Heats Up

  Midge’s Membership Blog: Isn’t it fitting that Mother Nature should usher in the new year with a winter snowstorm?! With Hercules hammering us with a blizzard of snow and bitter cold, the Westport Weston Family Y will delay opening on Friday until 12 noon. We started the new year with a bang.  Looks like […] [Read More]
Categories: General

Family Y Expands Special Needs Programs for Youth and Teens

The Westport Weston Family Y is introducing a range of new classes and programs designed to make exercise manageable and fun for teens and young adults with special needs. “We’re committed to providing all our children with fitness classes that keep them strong and healthy, and over the past few months have worked closely with […] [Read More]
This week's AquaFit classes, like this one taught by Patty Kondub, drew big crowds.

Get Wet and Get Fit at the Family Y

Whether you’re a lap swimmer, interested in an adult fitness class, seeking therapy for a physical ailment or just learning how to swim, there’s a program at the Westport Weston Family Y for you. Our Aquatics classes for adults provide a chance for you to get in shape, learn a new skill and meet some […] [Read More]
Categories: Community, Fitness, General
Time capsules for our Hafaday campers to open at the end of 2014.

Think ‘Small’ When Setting New Year’s Resolutions

The New Year is a time for new beginnings and to set goals that strengthen one’s spirit, mind and body. While it’s tempting to make big goals, take a tip from the Family Y’s Holiday Hafaday campers and start small. Their craft project for Monday’s learn-to-swim program involved making a “2014 time capsule.” They tucked […] [Read More]
First Night 2014

First Night Westport 2014 Schedule of Activities, Dec. 31

Ready for the 20th Anniversary rendition of First Night? The Town of Westport hosts this family oriented New Year’s Eve celebration and our Family Y is proud to help provide a setting for a fun and safe evening for all. There are many venues throughout the town with activities for the very young, starting at […] [Read More]
Categories: Community
The new Y will feature an innovative Child Watch/Kids Adventure Gym area just inside the main lobby.

Advice from the Y on Year-end Charitable Giving

As we prepare to “close the books” on a wonderful and historic year for our Family Y, we thank our 5,000 members and many supporters for their essential support. In 2013, we celebrated the 90th year of serving our community. And as we watched our modern new home rise from the ground at our Mahackeno […] [Read More]
St. Nick with some of his helpers at our annual Pizza with Santa party.

A Happy & Healthy Merry Christmas from the Family Y

  Midge’s Membership Blog: The carriage horses are clippety-clopping down Church Lane, right outside our window, and I know Christmas must be here.  Well, soon enough. There’s hardly a parking spot to be had downtown, though the piles of snow from last week have melted, making it easier for holiday shoppers to get from store […] [Read More]