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New Family Y: Frequently Asked Questions…and Answers!

Note: The following answers to common questions may be helpful in getting current members and prospective new members better acquainted with the Westport Weston Family Y’s modern new home and its
This photo by Dave Matlow captures the handshakes and smiles after the Sept. 24 Town meeting granting final approval for our new Y to open.

New Y Approved to Open for Full Public Use, Monday, Oct. 6

It’s “all systems are go” for the new Westport Weston Family Y. On Wednesday, Sept. 24, the Town of Westport’s Selectmen, operating in their capacity as the Water Pollution Control Authority,
The teaching pool at the new Y facility features an aquatic playscape, a wade-in entry way, full handicap access and a bench with whirlpool jets. The maximum depth is 5 ft. and the temperature will be maintained at about 89 degrees.

Y to Offer Adaptive Swim Lessons for Children with Special Needs

The Westport Weston Family Y is proud to introduce Aquafins, a new adaptive swim program specifically designed for children with special needs. Three classes will be offered at the Y’s new facility,

Family Y Offering Vacation Day Special, Thursday, Sept. 25

With local schools closed on Thursday, Sept. 25, in honor of Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish New Year celebration, the Westport Weston Family Y’s After School Program will be offering a Vacation Day Special
Y Personal Trainers getting trained on the new Synrgy 360.

Your Introduction to Our Family Y’s New Robin Tauck Wellness Center

We can’t wait to introduce Y members to all the features and amenities of the new, 5,600 sq. ft. Robin Tauck Wellness Center, opening as soon as the Y receives our certificate of occupancy from the
Students taking a Lifeguard Certification course at the downtown Y in August.

Y to Offer Lifeguard Certification Course, Oct. 4-5, 11-12, at New Facility

The Westport Weston Family Y is hosting a Red Cross Lifeguarding Course on October 4-5 and 11-12, 9 am – 5 pm, for strong swimmers ages 15 and older. “Our Y has been training lifeguards ever since we
Gala Gym

Family Y Gala Celebration on Oct. 11 Sold Out

It will be quite a party at the new Westport Weston Family Y! After a decade-long quest to plan, design and gain approval for a much-needed new facility, after years of fundraising to finance our
The Welcome Center of the new Y facility at the Y's 32-acre Mahackeno campus.

Update About New Y Facility; Opening Status & Preview Tours

We’re very close to opening the new Westport Weston Family Y. The 54,000 sq. ft. facility on Allen Raymond Lane is now virtually complete. We’re finishing the hook-up of our new phone system and