Darien Youth Commission                                                     

Youth Commission Office, Room 110
Town Hall, 2 Renshaw Road
203 656-7326 phone; 203 656-7388 alt. phone; 203 656-7393 fax
Email: asillars@darienct.gov

Open Monday - Friday, 8:30am - 4:30pm, closed Holidays

  • Alicia Sillars
    Youth Director
  • Joan Cavett  -- Program Secretary
  • Linda Hannett -- Program Secretary

Click here for a copy of the Darien Youth Commission Mission Statement

Click here for a copy of the current Youth Commission Board Members  

The Youth Commission is pleased to announce the line-up for the Annual Family Concert Series @ Weed Beach on Wednesday's in June.  Showtime is 6:30 p.m. and the cost is $4 per person or $10 per vehicle.  (Beach stickers are not required to attend these events; life-guards are not on duty so swimming is at-your-own-risk.)  The schedule (click here to download schedule for your fridge!) is as follows:  

  • Wednesday, June 3 -- Annie & the Natural Wonder Band
  • Wednesday, June 10 -- DHS Jazz Band
  • Wednesday, June 17 -- Lou del Bianco
  • Wednesday, June 24 -- Tom Weber

On the 24th, the concert will be preceded by the 9TH ANNUAL SAND CASTLE BUILDING CONTEST @ 4:00 p.m. and is free (co-sponsored by TD Bank).  Following the concert on the 24th, the Youth Commission & Parks & Recreation Department will be sponsoring their annual movie at the beach (film TBD).  Showtime is dusk (@ 8:30 p.m.) and is free to view.


 

SUMMER CAMP AND MIDDLE SCHOOL SUMMER ACTIVITY PROGRAM (MSSAP) REGISTRATION IS CLOSED.  (SESSION 2 OF SUMMER CAMP WILL RE-OPEN ON JUNE 22)

 

SUMMER CAMP EMPLOYMENT:  THE YOUTH COMMISSION IS NO LONGER ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR SUMMER CAMP COUNSELORS.

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SATURDAY, JANUARY 31ST, 2015  WE DID IT!!! THE LARGEST ARMS-LINKED TOAST!  FOLKS FROM THE TOWN OF DARIEN AND FRIENDS & FAMILY NEAR AND FAR SET A NEW WORLD RECORD...558 STRONG!  THANKS TO ALL WHO SUPPORTED OUR EFFORT, WHETHER FINANCIALLY (Baywater Properties, Ring's End, Jeff Scalise Building Contractor Inc., Poland Spring Water, Darien Sport Shop, Palmer's Market, Ivanhoe Lodge, Nielsen's, First County Bank, David M. Osherow, DDS Orthodontics, Merrill Lynch, Floor Covering Warehouse), IN SPIRIT OR IN PERSON, WHAT A FUN WAY TO CELEBRATE THE GREAT TOWN OF DARIEN.  (Thanks to those who supported our partnership w/Person-to-Person's Stuff-a-truck campaign...560 lbs of food -- an average of one pound per person -- was received!)  FINALLY, THANKS TO THE MANY VOLUNTEERS WHO ACTED AS "STEWARDS" WHO HELPED WITH THE VERIFICATION PROCESS.  CHEERS!!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

                                      

      


     

     

     

     

     

     

     


       

     

     

     

     

     


    Youth Commission monthly minutes & agendas posted here.

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