Darien Senior Program at Mather Center

2 Renshaw Road
Darien, CT 06820
203-656-7490 - phone
Open Monday - Friday, 9am - 3pm, closed 

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                                      



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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.


Programs include:

  • Exercise Classes:Yoga,Tai Chi, Ballet, Dance for Health, Pilates, Jazzercise, Zumba, Low Impact Aerobics, Stretch and Tone, Seniorcize(chair exercises) Ping Pong
  • Discussion Groups: Current events, Remember When, Short Story Discussion
  • Writing Class
  • Poetry Groups
  • Language Classes: French, Italian, Spanish
  • Crafts: Quilting, Knitting, Needlepoint, holiday crafts
  • Arts: Painting Oil/Acrylic/Water Color, Pottery, Stone Carving, Stain Glass
  • Bingo
  • Movies
  • Entertainments
  • Monthly Health and Wellness Lectures & Financial Information Sessions
  • Bimonthly Aging in Place
  • Weekly Social Service Hours
  • Other facilities include: a gift-shop, a lending library and a super wood-working shop.


    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 to the Center are Gallivant Transportation Services, Friendly Visitors Services, and other social services including the Energy Assistance Program.

    Also, blood-pressure readings are taken on the second Wednesday of each month (except from June to September).

    Caregiver Educational Support Group the 3rd Tuesday of each month 1:00- 2:30 beginning March 2010

    Come discover a New World -- our World, together -- Yes, togetherness (it beats loneliness!) -- Come, partake, enjoy! -- You'll love it -- you'll love us --