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Jen Bridwell, with one of her champion pugs, before she embarked on her new fitness regimen.

The Inspirational Y Story of the Year!

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  Midge’s Membership Blog: One of my favorite things to write about are stories that focus on Y members.  Our membership is so diverse and comprised of such a fascinating bunch of people from all walks of life.  As I watch everyone going to and from fitness classes, sauntering off to the pool, or picking […] [Read More]
Karaoke is a big hit with the kids on Teen Nights.

Teen Night at the Y for 6th-8th Graders, Friday, Jan. 24

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Join us at the Westport Weston Family Y on Friday night for our second Teen Night of the year. Teen Nights are for all local students in grades 6-8. We will have Swimming, Basketball, Ping Pong, BINGO with prizes, Karaoke and lots of fun with your friends. We will also have our snack bar with […] [Read More]
Categories: Community

Family Y to Open at 10 am on Wed., Jan. 22

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The Westport Weston Family Y will open at 10 am, Wednesday, Jan. 22. Please check our website, www.westporty.org, or call 203-226-8981 for the latest updates regarding any changes to the regular schedule of classes and activities. Thank you, and please be safe out on the roads! [Read More]
Categories: Community
Volunteers are essential to running Water Rat Swim Meets, serving as timers, scorers and in other key roles.

Commit to Community Service on Martin Luther King Jr. Day

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At Ys across the nation, more than half a million volunteers provide crucial support that strengthens our communities. Whether serving on the board of directors or volunteering at a Teen Night (and everything in between), the Y relies on the service of others to make an impact in our neighborhoods.  Here in our community, the […] [Read More]
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Latest Views of New Y at Mahackeno, Inside & Out

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As the Westport Weston Family Y nears the one-year anniversary of the official groundbreaking ceremony for our modern new home at Mahackeno, we’re happy to report that the construction project remains on schedule and on budget. The attractive stonework that will grace much of the building’s exterior walls is now largely in place, and the […] [Read More]
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Y Water Rat Pentathlon Swim Meet Highlights

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The Westport Weston Family Y Water Rat Swim Team hosted its annual Pentathlon Meet on Jan. 11-12, filling the Stauffer Pool and Weeks Pavilion with hundreds of young swimmers and spectators on both Saturday and Sunday. Along with the dozens of Water Rats entered, swimmers from 10 other teams participated, taking part in the meet’s […] [Read More]
7th grade travel basketball team 2013-14

Y’s 7th Grade Travel Basketball Team Off to a Solid Start

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The Westport Weston Family Y Boys 7th Grade Travel Basketball Team began their 2013-14 season four weeks ago with a win and have continued their winning ways into the start of the new year. Playing in the competitive Fairfield County Basketball League, the Y’s 7th Graders started with a 43-32 victory over the Stamford JCC […] [Read More]
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Triathletes competing in the cycling portion of last year's Indoor Tri at the Y.

Y to Host Mossman Indoor Tri, Sunday, March 2

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The Westport Weston Family Y will host the second annual Mossman Indoor Tri at the Y on Sunday, March 2. Conducted in partnership with Team Mossman Triathlon Club, the indoor triathlon consists of a 15-minute lap swim, 25-minute cycle on a spin bike and 20-minute run on a treadmill. The 2014 Mossman Indoor Tri will […] [Read More]
Categories: Community, Fitness