School Age Programs

The Family YMCA After School Program provides a fun, safe environment for children in grades K-5 in who attend Westport Public Schools. All the children are bused to the program which runs at the Westport Weston Family YMCA. Students participating in the After School Program will start each afternoon with a healthy snack as well as quiet activities and homework help. Each day the students will either swim in the YMCA pool, enjoy the gym, or if the weather allows, play at our Camp Mahackeno Outdoor Center. The program runs Monday- Friday until 6:00. Regularly scheduled school half days are included from dismissal time till 6 pm if they fall on the child’s regularly scheduled day. The program does not run on days where school is either canceled or closes early due to weather or other emergencies.    

YMCA School Vacation Specials

The Family YMCA Vacation Special program provides days packed with fun activities on most days when school is in recess. The program is for K through 5th grade children and takes place at the YMCA’s Bedford Family Center at 14 Allen Raymond Lane. Our Vacation Special program runs from 7:30 am until 6:00 pm and includes field trips, gym time, a movie, play time in our Kids’ Club and swimming at the Y.  The fee for YMCA Members is $95; non-members, $105. Space is limited and registration has already begun so please register early.   For more information, please contact Jesse Kanaple, Camp & Family Services Director, at 203-226-8981 or