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Aquianas Synchronized Swimming to Host Pool Party

The New Canaan YMCA’s Aquianas Synchronized Swimming program will host a free mermaid-themed pool party on Saturday, September 28 from 1:00-3:30pm, and open to the public between ages five to … Read More

New Canaan YMCA’s Annual Family Dinner Night September 27, 2019

The busy fall season is officially underway with school back in session and fall sports/programs in full swing.  The New Canaan YMCA will continue its successful Family Dinner Night this … Read More

New Canaan YMCA & Horizons Partner to Teach Water Safety

As part of its commitment to strengthening community through youth development and healthy living, the Y hosted the Horizons Summer Camp for swim lessons this summer, teaching water safety, strengthening … Read More

Alternative Youth Program Options Offered at the Y this Fall

This fall, the New Canaan YMCA will proudly be offering a wide variety of youth programs providing a vast number of recreational options for kids outside of traditional sports. “We … Read More

Y Raises Nearly $12,000 at Buckets for Kibera Basketball Tournament

The New Canaan YMCA raised nearly $12,000 at its Buckets for Kibera three-on-three charity basketball tournament held earlier this summer, where all proceeds benefitted Y partner, Facing The Future (FAFU) … Read More

August Facility Maintenance Closings & Updates Information
New Canaan YMCA Competitive Swimming Director and Head Coach of Caimans Nominated for Fitter & Faster/ASCA Age Group Swim Coach of the Year

The New Canaan YMCA’s Competitive Swimming Director and Head Coach of the Caimans swim team, Suzanne Lancey, has been nominated as one of 50 Coaches in the country for the … Read More

New Canaan YMCA Announces Winner of 2019 Griffin Conway Memorial Scholarship

The Griffin Conway Memorial Scholarship was established in 2014 to honor and celebrate the life of Griffin Conway. Griffin Conway was a long-time Y-ball participant who promoted sportsmanship and teamwork … Read More

Water Safety Tips for Summer 2019

Summertime is on the way, meaning pool and beach time for many children and adults.  As we approach the summer, the Y reminds parents and swimmers to practice safety when … Read More

West Elementary School Raises over $6,000 at Walk-a-Thon to Benefit Facing the Future (FAFU)

West Elementary School’s fourth grade class hosted its fourth annual Walk-a-Thon event for Facing the Future Child Development Learning Center (FAFU) in Kibera, Kenya, a partner of the New Canaan … Read More