The Darien senior center programs, at 2 Renshaw Road, are open for all Darien residents 55 years and older. For more information, call 203-656-7490.

Public utilities regulatory authority

Friday, March 10 at 12:30

Staff from PURA will be here to explain the process and provide information about licensed electric suppliers, how you may reduce your monthly electric bill by switching suppliers and whether choosing a supplier is right for you.  Bring a recent copy of an electric bill and speak with one of the PURA’s representatives after the program.

Walgreen's Pharmacy: cost saving medication

Wednesday, March 15 at 12:30

On average, people over age 65 take 14-18 prescription medications a year according to Multiple medications are challenging to manage, and rising medication costs put significant financial pressure on seniors.  Drug costs have been increasing steadily over the years and every dollar counts, especially for older adults.  Brian from Walgreens Pharmacy will be here to present ways to reduces costs and some tips to help save money on prescription drugs.

St. Patrick’s Day celebration and Irish dancers

Thursday, March 16, lunch at noon, program at 12:30

With St. Patrick’s Day just around the corner the students of Lynn Academy will be here to share in the art of Irish step dancing.  These talented dancers have achieved numerous first place New England Regional placements as well as top placements at the North American Championships in Irish Step Dancing.  Please be sure to sign up!

New cardio/strength class

Begins Tuesday, March 2 at 10 a.m.

Linda (Thursday low impact aerobics instructor) will be introducing a new cardio/strengthen and Stretch class beginning Tuesday, March 2t at 10 a.m.  The class will be held weekly on Tuesdays.  The cost is $4. Linda will lead the group through a three part program that will improve strength, flexibility, and endurance.

Stamford Hospital: Common urological problems

Tuesday, March 21 at 12:30

Dr. Moskowitz will present on common urological issues for both male and female.