Creative Cooking Class for STAR Participants

Check out these colorful cookbook creations made by STAR Lighting the Way participants in their weekly Creative Cooking Class at the New Canaan YMCA.

March is National Nutrition Month

National Nutrition Month is a nutrition education and information campaign created annually in March by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. The campaign focuses attention on the importance of making … Read More

New Canaan YMCA Hosts 2018 Regionals Swim Meet

The New Canaan YMCA will host the 2018 Regionals Swim Meet on Friday, March 2 – Sunday, March 4.  As a result of the meet, the following facility updates will … Read More

New Member Rewards Challenge

We’re here to help you commit to fit! Join in January and let us help you succeed with a complimentary goal-setting session. Then, participate in the New Member Rewards Challenge … Read More

Rainbow Station Skypes with FAFU

Rainbow Station children participated in a skype call with preschoolers from across the globe at FAFU in Kibera, Kenya. Songs were sung, kids were smiling and new connections have been … Read More

The New Canaan YMCA Celebrates Veterans Day

The New Canaan YMCA celebrated Veterans Day On Saturday, November 11 with a special guest speaker. Guests joined Korean War veteran and town historian, Jim Bach, for a complimentary lunch … Read More

KU’s Annual Thanksgiving Family Feast

On Thursday, November 9, KU held its Annual Thanksgiving Family Feast, an ever popular event for KU participants and their families. This year, families were greeted upon arrival by the … Read More

New Canaan Community Foundation and Y Celebrate Opening of New Café

Members of New Canaan Community Foundation’s Board of Directors joined Y Board of Directors President, Peter Skaperdas, and Y Executive Director, Craig Panzano to celebrate the opening of the brand-new … Read More

Many Shoes Can Walk Many Miles Together

Members of the New Canaan Y’s Togetherhood Service Committee conducted their third annual Transportation Drive this September, culminating in the drop off of approximately 600 pairs of men’s, women’s and … Read More

2017-2018 Adventure Guides Program Begins 9/23: Registration Available!

2017-2018 Adventure Guides program is about to begin! The Adventure Guides program is a father/son and father/daughter experience where participants bond through monthly outings and activities throughout the school year. … Read More