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Recreation Activities
December, 2019

To sign up for any of the following recreation activities,
please contact:

Gerard Gasparino
(203) 324-9258 ext 3023

Aqua-Aerobics will continue on Wednesdays in December from 6:15-7:15pm at the Darien YMCA.  Participants must sign up by contacting Gerard Gasparino at (203) 324-9258 ext. 3023 or email There will be no aqua-aerobics on December 25th.

The ARI Artists’ Initiative Class will continue on Thursdays in December from 3:00-5:00pm.  Participants will be able to work on their artwork.  Class will be open to all interested.  Please contact Gerard Gasparino for more information.

The Annual Holiday Party at the Knights of Columbus will take place on Monday, December 16th from 6:00-9:00pm at the Knights of Columbus.  The cost for the party will be $20 and will include dinner, dancing and dessert.  Please RSVP to Gerard Gasparino by Tuesday, December 10th to attend.

The Annual Stamford Police Holiday Party will take place on Friday, December 13th from 11:30-2:00pm at the Yerwood Center (Across from ARI on West Main Street).  There will be lunch and dancing with presents given out by the Stamford Police.  There is no cost to attend.  Please note that this party is only for ARI consumers.


****Please note that the following programs offer Special Olympics.  If interested please contact.

  1. Darien Lions, Kera Connolly,  Sports include: aquatics, bowling, powerlifting, sailing, snowshoeing, tennis and cross country skiing.
  2. Greenwich Special Olympics, James Warner,  Sports include: aquatics, track and Field, figure skating, golf and speed skating.
  3. Stamford YMCA, Pat Fervil, Sports include: basketball, bowling and soccer.
  4. Special Olympics of Norwalk, Olivia Skiffington, Sports include: track and field, bowling, floor hockey and volleyball.