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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]

How to Make Every Day a Holistic Health Day

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Many thanks to those who helped make the Family Y’s first-ever Holistic Health Day a success! Held on Saturday, May 18, the 4-hour event attracted dozens of Y members and others interested in learning more about the Y’s “holistic” fitness classes and activities that aim to keep the “whole you” functioning properly, healthily, and happily. […] [Read More]
Categories: Fitness

Latest Construction Photos of the New Y at Mahackeno

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Much has changed at the Westport Weston Family Y’s 32-acre Mahackeno campus just north of downtown since Feb. 5, when our Y’s volunteer leaders, staff and construction partners were joined by dozens of Y members and supporters to celebrate the official groundbreaking ceremony for the 54,000 sq. ft. facility that, come late 2014, will serve […] [Read More]

Youth Fun Night at the Y for 4th-7th Graders, Saturday, May 18

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The Westport Weston Family Y’s last Youth Fun Night of the school year is this Saturday, and we are planning a great night for local 4th-7th graders! Come and hang out at the Family Y from 7:30-9:30 pm and have a blast. Where else can you find swimming, basketball, ping pong, bingo and board games, […] [Read More]
Categories: General

Art About Town Opening Night Street Party, Thursday, May 23

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Now through June 16, Art About Town will bring hundreds of original works of art to shop and restaurant windows, turning the downtown Westport shopping district into one continuous gallery for strolling, appreciating, and purchasing unique, original and undiscovered art. A festive Opening Night Street Party launches Art About Town on Thursday, May 23 from […] [Read More]
Categories: Community, General

Visit the New Y’s Building Site

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See for yourself what we’re building … and why it matters at the Family Y’s 32-acre Mahackeno campus, at Route 33 and the Merritt Parkway just north of downtown Westport. We know you’ll be impressed by the work under way in bringing our new Y facility out of the ground — and inspired by what […] [Read More]

The Whole Truth About Holistic Health Day at the Y, May 18

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Midge’s Membership Blog: “Holistic,” you say? Isn’t that another word for half-baked? Well, let me give you the whole story about “holistic” and tell you why the Family Y is where you should be on Saturday, May 18, from 10:30 am to 2:30 pm. Whether you realize it or not, we all (yes, that is […] [Read More]