Tour and a Tasting Gala and Auction

YWCA New Britain's Annual Event is the Tour and a Tasting Gala and Auction on November 4, 2022! RSVP by October 17, 2022! Travel around the world between Paris, Dublin, New Orleans, and Jamaica, sampling food and beverages from different cultures! There will be a cocktail reception, dinner, dancing, photo

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Save the date! Our Fall Auction will be November 4th – Join us for a Tasting and Tour Gala

YWCA New Britain’s 29th Annual Fall Auction will be November 4th, 2022 at Farmington Gardens! Join us for the world tour you were waiting for… This year’s theme will be Tasting and a Tour! Save the date for November 4, 2022 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM. The attire will be:

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New Direction for Our Gymnastics Program

Big changes at YWCA New Britain! As of June 20, the gymnastics department is under the direction of an outside organization, Revel Gymnastics.   The location remains the same at 19 Franklin Square. Ms. Jamie Lagoy, the award winning owner, will offer classes Monday through Saturday and all questions regarding

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YWCAs of Connecticut Statement On Roe v Wade Being Overturned

Today is a historic and emotionally upsetting day in our nation’s history. The Supreme Court’s 6-3 ruling to overturn the essential right for a person to have an abortion, which began in 1973, is now illegal. The fundamental right for a woman to choose is no longer protected by the

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YWCA New Britain Summer Theatre Presents: Miss Nelson is Missing! The Musical

Book, Music and Lyrics by JOAN CUSHING Based on the book “Miss Nelson is Missing” and “Miss Nelson is Back” by HARRY ALLARD Illustrated by JAMES MARSHALL Monday, July 11th thru Friday, July 22nd 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM7 to 13 years old$300.00 for two-week theater programJuly 23, 2022 Matinee

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Joint Statement on Buffalo Shooting

Joint statement from the YWCAs of Connecticut (Greenwich, Hartford, and New Britain) on the Buffalo Shooting. May 2022.

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21-Day Stand Against Racism Challenge Launches April 4

Previously known as the 21-Day Racial Equity and Social Justice Challenge, the Stand Against Racism Challenge: A Virtual Community of Growth is the same program developed by YWCA and adapted nationwide. The SAR Challenge goes live Monday, April 4th, and continues (Monday –Friday) through May 2nd. The Stand Against Racism Challenge

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Women in Leadership Luncheon Returns May 12

YWCA’s Biennial Women in Leadership Luncheon will be held May 12, 2022, at the Aqua Turf Club in Plantsville. There are so many women in our community who serve as leaders in their families, workplaces, schools, and towns. The Women in Leadership Luncheon celebrates and honors these women and female

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Joint CT YWCA Statement on Arbery Verdict

On Wednesday, Greg McMichael and his son Travis McMichael, along with their neighbor William “Roddie” Bryan, were found guilty of murdering Ahmaud Arbery. These three White men—acting as vigilantes—hunted Ahmaud down and murdered him as he went for a jog. Greg McMichael’s 911 call revealed the reason for their pursuit,

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