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Free Vascular Ultrasound Demos at the Y, Friday, 9 am – 1 pm

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On Friday, March 28, from 9 am to 1 pm, representatives from the Center for Vein Restoration will be in the Westport Weston Family Y‘s Pool Lobby for a FREE vascular ultrasound demonstration. If you’re one of 40 million American adults affected by chronic venous insufficiency — the often undiagnosed medical condition behind varicose veins […] [Read More]
Categories: Community, Fitness
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Y Mourns Sudden Passing of Dr. Saul Scherzer

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Our Y family is deeply saddened to hear of the sudden passing on Monday, March 24, of Dr. Saul Scherzer. Our condolences to his wife, Leah, and immediate family, and to all whose lives he touched, both in his professional life, his local community and here at the Westport Weston Family Y. Dr. Saul, as […] [Read More]
The beginning of the Wet T-shirt Relay race at last year's Maura Marden Classic.

4th Annual Maura Marden Classic, Friday Night at the Y

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Swim for fun, for fellowship and to remember a great friend of the Family Y at the annual Maura Marden Classic. This year’s meet for adult swimmers 18 years and older takes place at the Westport Weston Family Y on Friday, March 28, starting with warm-ups at 7:30 pm. The online entry fee is $30 […] [Read More]
Categories: Community, General
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Last Week for Free Y Membership Trial

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Now until March 31, the Westport Weston Family Y is offering a FREE 3-week trial membership that includes unlimited use of our Y facility at 59 Post Road East in downtown Westport. Join more than 150 prospective new members who have already taken us up on our offer to be fit, be healthy and belong. […] [Read More]
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A Staples High School swim meet in the Y's Brophy Pool.

Matt Johnson: A Builder of the Y, and the Communities We Serve

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Over the past 90 years, the Westport Weston Family Y has served our community in ever-evolving ways. When the Bedford Building first opened in 1923, the “Westport YMCA” featured two grand Men’s Social Rooms on the first floor and a separate entrance on Main Street that led to a small Ladies’ Social Room tucked upstairs. […] [Read More]

Teen and Youth Night at the Y, Saturday, March 22, for 4th-8th Graders

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The Westport Weston Family Y is hosting a combined Teen and Youth Night on Saturday, March 22, for all local students in Grades 4-8. A wide-open basketball gym will be waiting along with BINGO, karaoke, air hockey, ping pong, foosball and board games. We will also have our snack bar with water, juice and other […] [Read More]
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Westport Rotary Club: Serving Our Community for 90 Years

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A hearty Y congratulations to the Westport Rotary Club, which is celebrating its 90th anniversary this month. The Westport Rotary club was chartered on March 8, 1924; its first president was Anson “Pop” Leary, who a year earlier helped found the Westport YMCA. Leary served as the Y’s first Secretary and was active with both […] [Read More]
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Y Water Rats Shatter Short Course Records

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Nearly 50 Water Rat swimmers from the Westport Weston Family Y traveled to championship meets in Connecticut and Massachusetts this past weekend, shattering long-held records along the way. Forty Water Rats joined nearly 800 other swimmers, ages 9 to 18, from throughout the state of Connecticut at Wesleyan University in Middletown, CT, for the 2014 […] [Read More]
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