Honoring 90 Years of Y Families

  What’s in a name? Tradition. Respect. Gratitude. The Westport Weston Family Y has recognized many notable benefactors, volunteer leaders and staff members over the course of its 90-year history. It’s a legacy preserved by plaques, paintings and photographs on our walls; a tribute paid by bestowing a special name on a special place within […] [Read More]

Be a Part of the New Family Y for Just $90

Earlier this year, the Family Y launched a new fundraising effort that gives members and supporters a creative way to help fund the construction of our new Y facility at Mahackeno. Called “Picture Yourself at the New Family Y,” this innovative campaign involves the creation of a large wall mural at the new Y to […] [Read More]
Categories: General

Flu Shot Clinic at the Family Y, Friday, Oct. 4, 8-11 am

The Westport Weston Family Y will host its annual Flu Shot Clinic on Friday, Oct. 4, 8-11 am in the Weeks Pool Lobby. Clinicians from the Visiting Nurse Services of Connecticut (VNS) will be on hand to provide this important community service. The following insurances are accepted (no co-pay): Medicare, Anthem Blue Cross of CT, […] [Read More]
Categories: Community

Y’s First Youth Fun Night of the School Year This Saturday

On Youth Fun Nights, the Westport Weston Family Y is open just for 4th to 7th graders. Our first Youth Fun Night of the new school year is Saturday, Sept. 28, 7:30-9:30 pm — Join friends, neighbors, and classmates for an evening of swimming, basketball and games. All that fun, plus ice cream, add up […] [Read More]

Special Membership Offers to Celebrate Y’s 90 Anniversary

As the Westport Weston Family Y celebrates 90 years of service to our members and community, we’d like to offer a birthday gift of our own to current and prospective members. Become a Y Family Today Any inactive members or non-members who sign up for any level of membership by Sept. 30, 2013, will receive […] [Read More]

Y Offers ‘Parents Night Out,’ Friday, Sept. 27

Enjoy a night out while your children have fun at the Westport Weston Family Y, 5-9 pm on Friday, Sept. 27. Offered for kids ages 5 to 12 and held in the Y’s Gymnastic Center, there will be games, a craft project, fun gymnastics, free swim and a snack. Children must be able to swim […] [Read More]
Categories: Community, Gymnastics

The Y’s 2013 Strong Kids Triathlon: Highlights and Top Finishers

The stormy skies from the night before gave way to a breezy, bright blue just in time for the seventh annual Strong Kids Triathlon, hosted by the Westport Weston Family Y and contested at Staples High School, Sunday morning, Sept. 22. Scores of young athletes swam, cycled and ran their way to medals and trophies […] [Read More]

Latest Views of New Y Under Construction at Camp Mahackeno

  With summer largely in the rear-view mirror, the work crews “building what matters” at the Westport Weston Family Y’s 32-acre Mahackeno campus are now tasked with enclosing the building prior to the onset of cold weather. That’s not to say that the to-do list for the Y’s 54,000 sq. ft. facility is growing any […] [Read More]