Y News

Get To Know Us – Jennifer McDonald

“When I became a lifeguard instructor and then taught my own class, it really gave me a new perspective for just how important our job is. I train people on how to make sure all children are safe in the water.” Jennifer McDonald knows that teaching children how to be safe around water is not […]

Water Rat Top 16 Connecticut Swimmers

Forty-one swimmers who swam with the Water Rats during all or part of the 2016-2017 Swim Year were named as Top 16 Connecticut Swimmers. They include: Kate Murray Annam Olasewere Ayaan Olasewere Jude Gussen Andrew Berkowitz Shawn Chang Michael Ivanov Caroline Begg NouNou Chang Jacob Lee Riley Twiss Regan Ryan Nathan Wang Stanley Yarmoussik Nick […]

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 – Larry Hamilton

Sometimes passionate employees make all the difference in our community at the Westport Weston Family YMCA. Since Larry Hamilton, Sports and Rec Director and YMCA Camp Mahackeno Specialist Director, came onto the staff team 18 months ago, the kids in our community have seen a big impact! Larry’s journey to the Y wasn’t through a […]

Indoor Lap Pool To Remain Closed Until Further Notice

YMCA Indoor Lap Pool To Remain Closed Until Further Notice Attention Westport Weston Family YMCA Members  Due to an accidental breakage of a light fixture during shutdown, the indoor lap pool will remain closed until further notice as the accident requires it to be completely drained. The lap pool will remain closed until Thursday, 9/7 at the […]