Latest Update (with Photos) About Construction of New Y at Mahackeno

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Turner Construction Co. knows a thing or two about getting a building site up and running. The same firm that in recent years has helped give our community a new high school, middle school and senior center, among other local projects, is now hard at work bringing the new Westport Weston Family Y up out […] [Read More]
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Meet ‘the Oscarettes,’ the Family Y’s Golden Girls of Group Fitness

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Theirs is a bond formed of equal parts barbells and bagels, tested by life’s shared traumas and made enduringly strong by the joys of friendship and fitness. Every week for the past 16 years, a close-knit group of ladies have gathered at Oscar’s Delicatessen on Main Street following their exercise class at the Westport Weston […] [Read More]

Photo Highlights of Winter Break at the Y

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The Westport Weston Family Y has been bustling with activity this week, with a host of winter-recess camps and activities keeping local kids busy and learning life skills. And with the oh-so brisk days putting a damper on outdoor exercise, our group-fitness classes have also been filled with Y members staying active and engaged. There […] [Read More]
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Earthplace-Mahackeno Summer Camp 2013 Registration Opens

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Earthplace-Mahackeno Summer Camp 2013 – the joint day camp being offered by the Westport Weston Family Y and Earthplace, The Nature Discovery Center – is now accepting registrations from past participants of either program. Registration for new campers will open on Monday, March 4. This summer’s Earthplace-Mahackeno program is for campers who are entering 1st […] [Read More]

Y Showtime Gymnasts Cheer on College Coaches

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Members of the Family Y’s Showtime Gymnastics Exhibition Team traveled to Yale University recently to watch a college meet between Yale, Springfield College, Westchester  College and the University of Bridgeport. The Family Y gymnasts were excited to see two of their own Family Y Gymnastic Staff coaches compete on the winning University of Bridgeport Team! […] [Read More]
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‘Step Away from the Sofa’ — and Into a Spring Class at the Y

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The Westport Weston Family Y’s Spring Session of new classes and activities begins the week of Feb. 25 and continues into June. With its commitment to develop youth and promote healthy living for all, the Family Y offers a wide range of ways for members of all ages to stay active, have fun and be […] [Read More]
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Free Membership Gives 7th Graders a ‘Winter Break’ at the Y

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Modeled after successful programs at other Ys and introduced last year here in our community, the Westport Weston Family Y’s Seventh Grade Membership Initiative offers all local seventh graders free membership, from their graduation from sixth grade to the end of the seventh grade. Last year some 125 kids took us up on our offer, […] [Read More]

Winter School Break Programs at the Family Y, Feb. 18-22

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Planning a ‘staycation’ at home during the upcoming Winter Recess for Westport public schools? Have your kids climb our walls, not yours, by making the Family Y part of your family’s plans for the week. The special programs taking place at the Y the week of February 18-22 are open to Y Members and non-members […] [Read More]