Learn More About Earthplace-Mahackeno Summer Camp

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Got questions about summer camp? We’ve got the answers! Join us at 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, June 5, to find out all about our exciting plans for Earthplace-Mahackeno Summer Camp 2013! We’re hosting a Summer Camp Parents Meeting on Wednesday evening at Earthplace, The Nature Discovery Center, 10 Woodside Lane in Westport. During this brief […] [Read More]
Categories: Camp Mahackeno

Family Y’s 35th Annual Point to Point Compo Beach Swim Set for Saturday, July 20

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The Westport Weston Family Y’s Point to Point Compo Beach Swim, one of Westport’s longest-running annual sports events, will take place on Saturday, July 20. Registration and check-in begin at 8 a.m., and the race begins at 9 a.m. The rain date is Sunday, July 21. Starting near the cannons at Compo Beach, participants swim […] [Read More]

Photo Highlights from Art About Town’s Street Party

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A good time was had by all at the Art About Town opening night street party sponsored by the Downtown Merchants Association. Main Street was filled with strollers, artists and street performers, from the sky-high stilts-walkers to the oh-so curious turtle creatures crawling along the pavement. Plus, there were two special performances by the members […] [Read More]
Categories: Community, Dance Center

Get Set for Swim Season! Sign Up for Lessons at the Y

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It’s swim season! The covers are coming off backyard pools; kayaks, paddle boards and boats are ready to go; our beaches are primed for action; and summer weather is here at last. Is everyone in your family ready to have fun and be safe around the water this summer? The Westport Weston Family Y provides […] [Read More]

To Keep the Y’s Wheels in Motion, Hop on that Bike!

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Midge’s Membership Blog: I have a great way for you to spend $10 — and 30 quick minutes getting in some exercise. Stop by the Family Y’s Member Services Desk at our Church Lane entrance starting this Monday, June 3, and for a $10 donation to our Annual Support Campaign, you will have the “privilege” […] [Read More]

Photo Highlights of Westport’s Memorial Day Parade

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Gymnasts, swimmers and other Y members and supporters joined hundreds of marchers and thousands of spectators on Memorial Day for Westport’s annual parade along Saugatuck Ave. and through downtown Westport, passing the Westport Weston Family Y on their way to Veteran’s Green and stirring salute to those who have sacrificed for our country. The Y’s […] [Read More]
Categories: Community

Join in Westport’s Memorial Day Parade on Monday

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Westport’s Memorial Day parade on Monday begins at 9 a.m. on Riverside Avenue in front of Saugatuck Elementary School. We invite one and all to join in this festive annual celebration and walk in the Memorial Day Parade on Monday — the Family Y will gather its many participants, from our young gymnasts to Water […] [Read More]
Categories: General

How You Can Help Keep the ‘Wheels in Motion’ at Our Family Y

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People often overlook the fact that our Family Y does a lot more than provide great “swim & gym” opportunities for our 5,000-plus members. We’re a charitable nonprofit organization that strives to make its essential programs and services available to all who seek our help, regardless of their ability to pay. Our continuing mission — […] [Read More]