Darien Senior Program at Mather Center
2 Renshaw Road
Darien, CT 06820
203-656-7490 - phone
Open Monday - Friday, 9am - 3pm, closed Holidays
Seniors of the community gather together here for fellowship and useful learning pursuits. This lovely accommodation is open Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Always, Hot Nutritious Lunch M-F Price is $4.00 (reservations have to be made by 11:15 AM the day of)
Complimentary coffee/teas and doughnuts Monday - Friday
Upcoming Special February Program
The Beautiful Tava!
Belly Dancer Extraordinaire!
Thursday, February 18th
Lunch ($4.00) at Noon & Performance at 12:30
Back by popular demand is the Beautiful Tava! Come delight to the sounds, sight, rhythm, and music from Egypt, Morocco, Turkey, Greece, Lebanon, and Israel. Lunch ($4.00) at noon and performance (free of charge) will begin at 12:30. Sign up is required as this is a very popular event! 203-656-7490.
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The monthly activity calendar is also available at the Center and at the Darien Town Hall.
Aside from fellowship, the Center offers many creative activities for those interested.
14 Daily Exercise Classes including:Yoga,Tai Chi, Ballet, Dance for Health, Pilates, Jazzercise, Low Impact Aerobics, Stretch and Tone, Seniorcize(chair exercises)
Discussion Groups: Current events, Remember When, Short Story Discussion
Language Classes: Italian, Spanish
Crafts: Knitting, Needlepoint, holiday crafts
Arts: Painting Oil/Acrylic/Water Color, Stain Glass
Monthly Health and Wellness Lectures, Historical lectures, & Financial Information Sessions
Other facilities include: a computer room, a lending library and a woodshop - donation repair program.
The Darien Senior Program at the Mather Center is located at 2 Renshaw Road, Darien, CT 06820. Telephone: 203-656-7490.
The Center is funded by the Town of Darien and is open to Darien residents 55 years of age or older. The Center is wheelchair accessible.
Available at the Senior Programs:
Ask a social worker weekly
Ask a lawyer monthly by appointment
Blood pressure readings are taken twice a month: the first Monday of each month as well as the third Thursday of each month through the Visiting Nurse and Hospice of Fairfield County.
Caregiver Educational Support Group the last Wednesday of each month 1:00- 2:30.