Photo Highlights, Y Masters Groundhog Swim Meet

The 28th Annual Y Masters Groundhog Swim Meet took place Sunday morning, Feb. 3 at the Westport Weston Family Y. This year’s meet, sanctioned for U.S. Masters Swimming by Connecticut Masters, attracted 85 competitive swimmers 18 years and older from Connecticut, New York and New Jersey, and across New England. The meet was hosted by […] [Read More]
Categories: Community

Y Masters Host 28th Annual Groundhog Swim Meet, Sunday, Feb. 3

The Y Masters swimmers who train as a team in the Family Y’s Stauffer Pool are an accomplished, experienced group of athletes who compete — and win — at  the national level. At the 2012 YMCA Masters National Championships in Fort Lauderdale, Sheila Stolarski, competing in the women’s  50-54 age group, broke meet records in […] [Read More]
Categories: Community, General

Pancake Breakfast! Saturday, 8:30-11:30 am, Branson Hall

Everyone is invited to the 19th annual Water Rat Pancake Breakfast on Saturday, February 2 from 8:30-11:30 am in the Branson Hall at Christ and Holy Trinity Church (next door to the Family Y). Members of the Water Rat Senior Team will be your servers as you enjoy all-you-can-eat pancakes, sausage, juice and coffee/tea/hot chocolate. […] [Read More]
Categories: General

Breaking Ground at Mahackeno for the New Family Y (Photos)

A Vision of the Future for the New Y and Camp at Mahackeno Work is under way at the Westport Weston Family Y’s Mahackeno campus to prepare for construction of the new Y facility, which will begin as a 54,000 sq. ft. building that will include a 10-lane, 25-yard lap pool and adjacent warm-water family/teaching […] [Read More]

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

Planning a ‘staycation’ at home during the upcoming school break, February 18-22? Make the Family Y part of your family’s plans by registering your children for our School Vacation Program, which provides days packed with fun activities at the Y for 1st through 6th grade children. Click here for the sign-up forms. (Because of a […] [Read More]

Get Fit at the Y with Good Vibes and Body Shocks

If you’re like most people this time of year, chances are your New Year’s Resolution to lose those extra pounds or add some muscle could use a boost about now. Jump-start your fitness regimen with help from the Westport Weston Family Y. We offer more than 50 group fitness classes each week, including the popular […] [Read More]
Categories: Fitness

Commemorate Martin Luther King Jr. Day by Volunteering

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. once said, “Life’s most persistent and urgent question is: ‘What are you doing for others?’” Volunteering is part of the Y’s DNA. At Ys across the country, more than half a million people donate their time and talents in a variety of capacities. Whether serving on the board of directors […] [Read More]

Learn More About Camp Mahackeno in 2013 at Winterfest this Weekend

The Y and Earthplace, the Nature Discovery Center have announced plans to conduct a joint camp next summer at Earthplace. Located at 10 Woodside Lane in Westport, Earthplace is situated among a 62-acre wildlife sanctuary that features an interactive natural history museum, over two miles of trails, live animal hall, Birds of Prey and a […] [Read More]