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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

Rainbow Station Class of 2017

We are so proud of our Rainbow Station Class of 2017. Congratulations to the young achievers and dreamers! We hope you remember your time in Rainbow Station and always come … Read More

Y Announces Winner of Griffin Conway Memorial Scholarship

The Griffin Conway Memorial Scholarship was established in 2014 to honor and celebrate the life of Griffin Conway. On behalf of the Conway family, the Y is honored to offer … Read More

Calling All “Lemon Aiders”

You and your family can help support 330 students in the Kibera Slum in Nairobi, Kenya. Volunteer to run a “Lemon Aid Stand” this summer, and raise funds to support … Read More

Aqua Fitness: Low Impact, High Intensity

The water provides the best of both worlds for exercisers—a forgiving and fun, yet surprisingly intense workout experience.   Exercising in the water can give joints and muscles a much … Read More