Parks and Recreation Department
Paddle Tennis Courts are open - reserve a court!
We have 5 terrific paddle tennis courts at Weed Beach. Residents can reserve a court online, 7 days in advance....MORE
Darien Health Department's Update on Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) - October 16th, 2019
Please click on the link for important updates. Please note that the Health Department is NOT recommending the curtailment of planned outdoor activities but precautions should be taken...MORE
Future Stars Basketball - Thursdays starting October 17th!
This after-school basketball clinic for all abilities runs for 8 weeks and stresses excellence, education, practice and discipline, all in a fun-filled atmosphere....MORE
Sew Much Better (ages 7-9 & 10-12) starts Thursday, October 17!
In this class you will make a poncho from scratch to take home. This course introduces basic sewing skills like choosing fabrics, using a pattern and learning how to use a Sewing Machine...MORE
Fall & Winter Brochure - registration is underway!
Check out all of our fall & winter program offerings....MORE
Smoking Ban in all Darien Parks - Effective July 19th, 2019
person shall use, carry or smoke a lighted cigarette, cigar or pipe,
any type of e-cigarette or vaporizer or other smoking material....MORE
The mission of the Darien Parks and Recreation Department is to nurture active and passive recreational activities within existing Town parklands; to maintain clean and attractive facilities, and to adjust and expand both the recreational programs and parklands to meet the recreational requirements of all residents in a cost effective manner.
The primary goal of the Department is to provide an environment which promotes and encourages the enhancement of individual lives through the social, physical, mental, and emotional benefits of participation in physical activity or passive involvement within the parks.
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Parks and Recreation Office
Town Hall, 2 Renshaw Road
Phone: (203) 656-7325
Open Monday - Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., closed Holidays
Pamela Gery, CPRP
Director of Parks and Recreation
Jim Coghlan, CPRP
Assistant Director of Parks and Recreation
Recreation Program Supervisor
James E. Flynn
Supervisor of Parks Maintenance
Park Maintenance Staff
Sandy Rich - Turf Maintainer