Entries by Jay Jaronko

Point to Point 2 – The Results Are In

Thank you to everyone who participated in Point to Point this morning. The skies cleared long enough for a great morning swim! The results of today’s event can be found here. Thank you to the Compo Beach Lifeguards and Westport EMS for being on-site to keep everyone safe! For those interested in similar programs, click […]

2018 Shutdown Week Information

The Westport Weston Family YMCA will be performing its annual shutdown for maintenance and repairs at the end of August.  The following is all pertinent information regarding the shutdown period. This schedule is subject to change and will be updated as needed. Please click here for the Group Fitness Schedule. Family YMCA Shutdown Dates: Saturday, August […]

2018 Point to Point Results

Thank you to everyone who participated in the 40th Annual Point to Point Compo Beach Swim on Sunday, July 29! Point to Point is a special event for the YMCA because the proceeds of the event go to support our Annual Campaign which, in turn, provides resources for kids and families to secure financial assistance […]

Camp Starts on Monday 6/18 – Here’s What All Members Should Know

IMPORTANT MORNING PARKING INFORMATION Camp drop-off runs from 8:00-9:00am Monday-Friday. To ensure that you’re able to pull in and out with ease, we ask that you park in the middle section or the section nearest to the Merritt Parkway. Camp traffic will be directed through the section farthest from the Merritt Parkway, and you may experience delays if […]

Group Fitness Reservations Info

This winter we have eliminated the Group Fitness RSVP process we used last year, and put a NEW, simpler process in place that prioritizes members of our YMCA over visiting members of other YMCAs. See below for our timeline, basic details, and FAQ’s: Monday, December 11: Reservation process goes into effect for all 9:15am classes. This is […]

Wellness Center Peak Hours Info

Between January 1 and April 30, Peak Hours rules are implemented in the Wellness Center. Peak Hours rules automatically go into effect on: Saturday & Sunday from open until 12:00pm Holidays (such as MLK, Jr. Day) Days when school is out. Any time when all 18 treadmills are in use. During these times, the following […]

Yom Kippur Program Schedule

To celebrate Yom Kippur, we will be adjusting our program schedule accordingly. The following adjustments apply to all youth programs at the Bedford Center in Westport and the Gymnastic Center in Norwalk. Yom Kippur Friday, September 29 – No Youth Programs After 6:00pm Saturday, September 30 – Youth programs will run as scheduled with the […]

Get To Know Us – Danette Meigel

“Purpose!” Danette Meigel said. Being a part of a cause-driven association, especially one with a focus on nurturing the potential of every child, teen and beyond… that’s what makes her passionate about her work. Danette Meigel is YMCA Camp Hafaday Director and Dance Instructor and has been with the Westport Weston Family Y since 2009. […]

How Camp Season Affects the YMCA Schedule

The summer camp season is just a few days away! If you haven’t registered yet, stop reading, register, and then come back to this article. Here are a few of the ways that life will change around the Y over the next few weeks: Starting June 19 1. The Warm Pool is closed on Mon-Fri from […]

Wellness Center Peak Hour Info

Wellness Center Peak Hours Info Happy holidays from the Family YMCA! The New Year is a time when many people come to places like the YMCA to get their year off to a healthy start. To manage the number of people we expect, the following rules will be in place during peak hours: 1. All […]