Entries by Susie Haydon


CHANGE A LIFE. SAVE A LIFE. BUILD A STRONGER COMMUNITY. Make your last 2016 tax deductible donation to the Westport Weston Family YMCA’s Annual Campaign, providing financial assistance to those who otherwise could not afford to participate in the YMCA programs. Creating a healthier lifestyle, nurturing and encouraging youth and fostering social responsibility. MAKE YOUR […]

“Frogmen” a book written by longtime Family YMCA member, Richard Hyman

Richard Hyman is a Weston native and longtime Family YMCA member. He has written a book titled “FROGMEN”.  It’s his personal account of the amazing adventures he experienced during four expeditions with the legendary French explorer, Captain Jacques-Yves Cousteau. Fortunately he wrote personal journals, which helped him recount events of the years gone by. He […]

Dedication of the Maura Finneran Marden Memorial Garden

The Memorial Bench plaque The Marden and Finneran Families On July 9th family and friends gathered for the dedication of the Maura Finneran Marden Memorial Garden that is nestled under the trees in front of the Westport Weston Family YMCA.  Maura’s mother, Margaret Finneran, spearheaded the project as a memorial to her daughter since the Westport Weston Family YMCA […]

6th Annual Maura Marden Classic

The Classic Swimmers The Finneran Family Synchronized Swimmers Sheila Stolarski and Barb Baker organized the 6th Annual Maura Marden Classic held on March 18, 2016. A memorial to celebrate the late Maura Marden, a friend and one of the most beloved swimmers and coaches at the Y.    The Meet included relay races with balls, […]