The Darien Parks and Recreation Department offers a variety of programs for Darien residents. Registration for programs takes place online at www.darienct.gov/parkrec, at the Parks and Recreation office in Town Hall or through the mail. For more information, call 203-656-7325.
Movie at the Beach
The Darien Parks and Recreation Department and the Darien Youth Commission will be co-sponsoring a movie night at Weed Beach on Friday, Aug. 30. "Despicable Me" will start at approximately 7:30 p.m. Beach permits are not required for entry to the movie. Uncle's By The Shore will be selling popcorn, soda and other refreshments.
Fall and Winter brochure
Online registration for fall and winter programs will begin on Tuesday, Aug. 27. Registration will also be accepted in-person in room 110 of the Darien Town Hall or through the mail. The department accepts payment by credit card (Visa or MasterCard), check or cash.
Registrants are reminded that they will need a client barcode number and family pin number to sign up for programs online. If access numbers have been misplaced or a new account needs to be started, call 203-656-7325.
The fall and winter brochure will be mailed out to all Darien residents around Aug. 23.
The application for paddle tennis block time for the 2013-14 season, which takes place at Weed Beach from Oct. 14 through March 29, can be downloaded from www.darienct.gov/parkrec or by calling 203-656-7325. The deadline is Monday, Sept. 16. The lottery draw will take place on Tuesday, Sept. 17. Requests for block time must include first, second and third choices. After the lottery draw, additional requests are subject to availability.